Recent Articles

Prevention of Sliding in Seated Mobility - Part Two

2012-12-18

​Last month, I wrote about the effects of sliding and the common “quick fixes” and why they tend to not work effectively.  This month, I would like to review some of the common equipment and musculo-skeletal factors that influence the potential for sliding as it is only by understanding the causes of sliding that we can find the true solutions.  Next month, I will discuss features of generic seating and wheelchair configuration that may assist in preventing sliding

0 Comments

Keep Reading

Keep informed and Subscribe to our Newsletter!

Tag Cloud

AdaptedStrollers AdaptiveDriveControls AdjustableSeating and Anniversary Assessment BackRest BackSupport Bariatric Batteries BestPractice BodyShape Camber CasterHousingPosition CentreOfGravity ChangeInFunction ClinicalEducator COG Comfort Cushion CushionCover CushionDesign CushionMaterial Customization CustomSeating Design dissipation DriveWheel DynamicTilt EarlyInterventionDevices Edema Education ElectricScooters ElectricWheelchair ElectricWheelchair; Electronics Encoders Falls FallsPrevention FemoralLoading Growth Handcycling Hardware HeadRest HeadSupport Heat ISO7176-19 KnowledgeTranslation LateralPosition Maneuverability Manual ManualWheelchair ModularFrame ModularSeating Moisture Motors OccupantRestraint OccupationalTherapy OTA/PTA OutcomeMeasures Outcomes Parasport PelvicObliquity PelvicRotation positioning PosteriorPelvicTilt Postural PowerAssist PowerMobility PowerWheelchair PowerWheelchair; Pressure PressureInjury PressureManagement PressureRedistribution PressureUlcer PreventionOfSliding Programming protection PushrimActivatedPowerAssistWheelchair RearWheel Recline RehabAssistant ReviewArticle Rigid rigidity RigidWheelchair RollingResistance scooter Scooters SeatElevation Seating SeatingAndMobility SeatingGoals SeatingProductParameters skin SkinProtection Sliding SpecialtyControls Sports StaffTraining StandardizedTerms StandardWheelchair SteerCorrection; supports technology TherapistAssistant Tilt Tilt-in-Space TiltMechanism transit VibrationDampening WC18 WC19 WC20 Wear WeightShift WeightShifting Wheelchair wheelchairbasketball WheelchairConfiguration WheelchairCushion WheelchairProvision WheelchairProvisionSteps WheelchairTennis WheelchairTiedowns

OUR FAMILY OF BRANDS