Education & Evidence
Proof in motion.
The right chair can make all the difference — in your life, in your independence, and in your long-term health. See how we’re using the latest medical research to deliver information that moves everyone in our industry forward.
Last week we talked about the importance of increasing surface area contact to redistribute pressure for skin protection. Today, we will talk about two ways in which we can achieve this pressure redistribution: Immersion and offloading. IMMERSION Immersion is how much the client sinks into the surface. Immersion works by increasing the surface area contact…
Have you ever been to an event where you had to sit on hard metal benches for hours? They are so uncomfortable that many people bring thin foam cushions to help alleviate pain and discomfort. OR have you had to drive during a long road trip and can barely feel your bottom at the rest…
Mobility is a Human Right. Take a second to think about that statement. How do we define mobility? Is it simply the act of moving from one place to another? The Oxford English Dictionary defines mobility as the ability to move or to be moved freely and easily. I want us to focus on the…
United in purpose.
50 years ago, Permobil was founded with an idea: that what people can achieve should never be a question of ability, and we have the technology to make this dream possible. This belief is the very foundation of each of our brands.
The industry standard in enhancing mobility with more capable, more personal electric power chairs.
Pioneers in lightweight personalized wheelchairs, built for life.
Advanced seating and positioning for proven comfort and skin protection for everyone, compatible with any wheelchair.