"Reclining Wheelchairs are specially designed to allow a person to comfortably recline at incremental angles safely and comfortably. Typically used for accommodation of severe hip extension, Bed ridden patients for prevention of skin breakdown.
Recliner Wheelchairs work better with elevating leg-rest the user’s legs and feet can also be re-positioned for maximum comfort and health benefits. The “elevating leg-rest” are optional on some models and standard on others. Be sure to ask about which type of ELR is best suitable for your seating and position needs."