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We just finished discussing backrests over the past several blogs. We will now move onto another support surface: Cushions. But first, I want to take one step back and discuss pressure. Pressure is one of the reasons that we all spend so much time considering the support surfaces for our clients. Today we will have…
We have talked for a couple weeks now about backrests and the importance of choosing the right backrest for our client, but how do we make that final decision? There are so many backrest options out there and typically a client can benefit from more than just one option. Often, I am asked the question,…
This week we will hear from Ana Endsjo, US clinical education manager for the LTC division, and her great thoughts on the replacing the sling back on a manual wheelchair. Thank you Ana! I am going to make a bold statement: for every cushion purchased a back support should be purchased with it. No exceptions.…
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