Bariatric model

PART OF:
Bariatric training manikin
Made:
2016-2017 in Wales

Bariatric training model, by Ruth Lee Limited, Corwen, Denbighshire, Wales

This manikin was used to train health professionals in how to best care for very obese patients, for example in residential care, hospitals, ambulances, or at home.

It weighs 260kg and has been designed with anatomically correct weight distribution, to replicate a body's natural fluidity of movement.

Details

Category:
Public Health & Hygiene
Object Number:
2018-5/1
Materials:
polyester, polyurethane, steel and polypropylene
Measurements:
overall: 1850 mm x 1100 mm 260 kg
type:
training model
credit:
Ruth Lee Ltd