Vicair Multifunctional O2 Flex back is a highly supportive wheelchair back cushion specially designed for Invacare’s Flex 3 backrest system on Rea Azalea manual wheelchairs or Aviva powerchairs. With 13 easily adjustable compartments, this wheelchair back cushion makes an ideal choice for postural positioning and pressure redistribution.
The central compartment allows you to offload around the spinal cord whilst the built-in lateral supports can be used in combination with optional side supports for additional positioning, comfort and stability.
Vicair Multifunctional O2 Flex benefits from Vicair’s renowned SmartCell technology – unique air cells providing superior pressure redistribution and individual positioning capabilities when used with our unique Flex 3 back system. Each compartment is filled with Vicair SmartCells and adapt to the individual’s body contours. The number of SmartCells in each compartment can be modified, resulting in customised pressure redistribution or to suit the positioning needs of the individual. With the help of several hundred of these small air-filled cells, Vicair gives the backs an optimal pressure distribution, support, and stability for many different user groups. The back cushion is easy to use and has one variety of exciting opportunities.
SmartCell technology: renowned for optimal pressure redistribution and shear reduction
13 compartments: allowing SmartCell adjustments to suit individual pressure redistribution or positioning needs
Top compartments: support the shoulders whilst the compartment shape still allows for freedom of arm movement
Central compartment: for offloading the spinal column
Middle compartments: support of the lumbar and thoracic extention
Side compartments: built in lateral cushioning with optional rigid inserts for additional positioning, comfort and stability
Bottom compartment: adjustable for sacral or lumbar support
• Easily to install: secured to the back board with hook and loop
3D mesh spacer cover: for extra comfort and microclimate control
Range of sizes: Standard sizes widely available with bespoke customisable sizes an option upon request.
Vicair Multifunctional O2 Flex back is often used together with a positioning and/or pressure-relieving seat cushion. The right seat and back cushion combination will ensure the most ergonomic sitting position and best comfort. Check out our air and foam cushion ranges for more information.