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Arthritis Handle / Kitchen utensil

Arthritis Handle
Arthritis Handle

People with hands affected by rheumatoid arthritis (RA) often experience a lifting problem and a risk of burn during the cooking process. This unsatisfying cooking experience may affect the relationship with family or friends.

Arthritis Handle is designed to meet the needs of people with hands affected by RA to facilitate easier and safer lifting during cooking preparation. The design of Arthritis Handle is aimed to be simple and intuitive and it allows the user to lift up utensils using both forearms in a natural way. In addition, the silicone coating on Arthritis Handle provides adequate heat protection to the inside of the forearm.


Queensland University of Technology

Queensland University of Technology
Brisbane, Australia


Queensland University of Technology

Queensland University of Technology
School of Design
CALAMVALE, Australia

Ching-Hao (Howard) Hsu