A comparison of interface pressure readings to wheelchair cushions and positioning: a pilot study.

  • T R Pellow
  • Published 1999 in
    Canadian journal of occupational therapy. Revue…

Abstract

Occupational therapists are often involved in assessing the seating needs of clients who have quadriplegia. One component of this process involves determining the appropriate use of wheelchair cushions and pressure relieving techniques in the prevention of pressure sores. The purpose of this study was to assess the effect of tilt and recline positioning and… (More)

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@article{Pellow1999ACO, title={A comparison of interface pressure readings to wheelchair cushions and positioning: a pilot study.}, author={T R Pellow}, journal={Canadian journal of occupational therapy. Revue canadienne d'ergotherapie}, year={1999}, volume={66 3}, pages={140-9} }