Wheelchair cushion effect on skin temperature.
- S. V. Fisher, T. E. Szymke, S. Y. Apte, M. Kosiak
- Archives of physical medicine and rehabilitation
- 1 February 1978
Since a rise of 1.0 C in temperature causes a 10% increase in tissue metabolism, a wheelchair cushion which limits changes in skin temperature, and thus metabolic demand, might effectively reduce… Expand