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Overbed Tables

Updated on November 10, 2010

What to look for in over bed tables

The over bed tables are very useful for patients to help them feed with ease, and to provide maximum comfort while taking meals, there are so many over bed tables that you can check for your love ones with different qualities, on this hub we are going to look at some of these over bed tables and their advantages, characteristic and how you can obtain one

What to look for in over bed tables

When searching for overbed tables there are some features that you must look for and these includes the following. Do the over bed tables have rolls, remember you need a table that you will be able to move with a minimal effort and your patient can also bring the table over the bed, any table without rolls might give you difficult time to move around. Secondly check on the materials from which your overbed table is manufactured, steel tend to last long and will save you money from frequent purchase, do not go for cheap materials that after a few months you are buying another overbed table. Thirdly check on the prices taking into consideration your budget, do not compromise on the quality of an overbed because you have got something cheap yet in the long run it dam expensive. Is the overbed table easy to clean, look for overbed tables with these characteristics as they will save you time. Below are some few overbed tables with description and characteristics

Overbed tables

Duro-Med Over the Over Bed Table with Casters

The Duro over bed tables can be adjusted from 28 inches to 45 inches which makes them ideal for this height, they are stain resistant with laminated top, they are easy to clean and as care taker of a patient you will find it useful as minimal time requires to clean it up, their legs and the base are made from chrome plated steel which helps to provide some good durability of the over bed table

The over bed tables can be roll on smooth caster to provide easy positioning with wheel locks, the rolls help move the table with minimal effort and a patient who is recovering can easily move the table and the measurement of Table top is 15 x 30 inches.

Below is a comment from a customer about this over bed

"Really cool table...pretty versatile... Well, the table came fast and was needed for my hubby recovering from knee surgery...the table not as challenging as my kids' big wheels, believe me, and when it's done, it's... Read more from Amazon

Medline Tilt-Top Overbed Table

Three-position tilt with squeeze of the handle. 30" x 15" top with walnut wood grain melamine laminate with a flush-mounted T-Mold edge features raised edge to hold books and papers in place. This over bed table slight cost less compared to Duro overbed table, check it up and if you find it ideal then you can go for it. These are just but a few over bed tables and for more types of overbed tables you can check on Amazon online shopping portal

Medline Tilt-Top Overbed Table

Medline Tilt-Top Overbed Table
Medline Tilt-Top Overbed Table


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