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wheelchair

Med a special chair mounted on large wheels, for use by invalids or others for whom walking is impossible or temporarily inadvisable
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Upper limb kinetic analysis of three sitting pivot wheelchair transfer techniques.
Determine any special need the patient may have that will affect wheelchair transfer
We found that our transfer assessment system produced reliable trunk and upper-limb kinetic and kinematic measures during a level sitting-pivot wheelchair transfer in an experienced group of subjects with SCI and a naive, nondisabled group of subjects.
The Ableware[R] Elevated Wheelchair Transfer Seat from Maddak, Inc.
Lowering this type of bed makes wheelchair transfer easier and safer (www.
The position of the sink also makes the tub controls difficult to reach and makes wheelchair transfer to a portable shower seat more awkward and less safe.
Both options allow the user to precisely adjust the toilet's height (up to 15 inches) to correspond with a wheelchair seat, enabling independent wheelchair transfers at a uniform level and improving ergonomic positioning for caregivers.
Phase 2 of this study will incorporate a workshop comprised of people who have expertise and experience with wheelchair transfers to discuss areas in which additional research is needed.
A TGA statement said that wheelchair transfers are becoming more common through the airport's terminal and, in addition, there is "a trend towards heavier wheelchair occupants.
Soon after the grant was confirmed, the organization found a 1972 Santana 525 with a deck the right height for wheelchair transfers.