November 2012

Prevention of Sliding in Seated Mobility, Part 1

Prevention of Sliding in Seated Mobility, Part 1

​This month, I would like to focus on the prevention of sliding from a wheelchair. I will talk about the effects of sliding and the common “quick fixes” and why they do not work. Next month, I will review how understanding the cause of sliding helps to find the true solution. I will discuss features of generic seating and wheelchair configuration that may assist in preventing sliding.

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