A height-adjustable orthopaedic canes designed for the heavier person. Manufactured from stainless steel, it is adjustable between 82-105cm and is fitted with a non-slip rubber ferrule. The contoured 'Fischer' handle is very supportive and often of great benefit to sufferers of hand problems such as arthritis and rheumatism. The maximum user weight is 225kg (approximately 34 stone / 495lbs) when the cane is used normally. Walking sticks should not be used in lieu of crutches or walking frames if these would be more appropriate. Medical advice should be sought if necessary.