The Bariatric Knee Walker, available through Goodbye Crutches, Kalamazoo, Mich, is built to accommodate patients up to 500 pounds. The product features a wider design for added stability and folds for easy storage and transport.

The Bariatric Knee Walker’s brake and parking brake lock both back wheels and is engineered for users who have the physical ability to propel themselves with their good leg. The product is intended for outdoor and indoor use. User heights accommodated include 4-foot, 9-inches to 6-foot, 4-inches.

The company’s website notes that the product can be a good option for  individuals seeking mobility and stability, and the independence of carrying personal items, such as a purse or book in the removable basket.

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[Source: Goodbye Crutches]