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Patient adapts bag for scooters

Shared by Ana Duarte on 2016-08-02 16:06

About the solution

Valérie was also diagnosed, in 2012, with Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome, hypermobility type, a genetic disease that is characterized by loose joints and chronic joint pain

“I am a person with a herniated crippling hernia since 2007, a
always gradual decrease my mobility requires me to find tips for
help me in everyday life. And since November 2012, I learned that I
suffer from a genetic disease, Ehlers Danlos syndrome, a disease
that reaches the connective tissues and debilitating”, Valérie explained.

It took the inventor 12 hours to create the solution. She used the following material:

Recovery fabric (jeans, old bag work, old
coat
1 electrician tube TTH
6m fabrics
4 pulls
2 screw carabiners or other.

It had a production cost of six euros.

Please check attached a document with instructions (French only).

Adapted from: http://bit.ly/2pwM2H4

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About the author

Valérie Dardenne, from Belgium, invented, in 2014, a way to adapt a bag to a scooter for disabled people since she had a disc herniation, in 2007. In order to transport her stuff while she rides her scooter, she adapted it, so she can use is it during all year, in a safe and easy way.

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