Overbed tables or Food Table are sturdy portable tables that can be adjusted for the use by persons who are confined to bed for a long span of time. It’s a movable device having flat platform to perform various activities on bed like eating food or writing anything.
For those who need to spend a lot of time in bed, an overbed table is a very useful, movable flat platform that provides extra space for various needs like eating a meal, writing a letter or solving a crossword puzzle.
Overbed tables are mounted on rollers, allowing the table to be easily moved anywhere. The table is usually rectangular in shape and have a long arm reaching the floor. The height of the table top can be adjusted according to the patient requirement.