Bariatric model

Made:
2016-2017

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, polypropylene, polyurethane and steel
type:
training model
credit:
Ruth Lee Ltd