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Choosing the Correct Base

Choosing the Correct Base

06/06/2019

Prescribing a powerchair often poses many challenges as you have to consider a number of factors which may affect the client’s performance in the wheelchair.

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Growth and Solid Backs

Growth and Solid Backs

07/06/2019

The challenges of growing teenagers and solid backs. I was asked my advice on another interesting clinical conundrum, which I explore in this article.

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Tilt in Space wheelchairs

Tilt in Space wheelchairs

07/06/2019

Today I will focus on the subject of tilt in space. I was recently asked what is the recommended degree of tilt for an individual for maximal pressure relief? To answer this we must first ask a few questions.

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What is Muscle tone?

What is Muscle tone?

05/06/2019

Altered muscle tone is a common problem that wheelchair prescribers face when assessing for wheelchairs and seating. Altered muscle tone can negatively impact on function and affect the way a user interacts with their wheelchair equipment.

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