1 as hoist from sitting to standing position A modern hoist corset provides spinal column support and allows the patient to be lifted up in a stable and comfortable way. The posterior area is free. The hoisting procedure can be effected till a standing position is reached. 2 as hoist with fabric sling Substantial height for multipurpose lifting application. Hoisting from the floor is also possible. The hoist can be easily transformed by hand from one function to the other without the addition of separate individual parts.