A short history of progression of research into seating and postural support.

@article{Goossens2007ASH,
  title={A short history of progression of research into seating and postural support.},
  author={Richard H. M. Goossens},
  journal={Disability and rehabilitation. Assistive technology},
  year={2007},
  volume={2 4},
  pages={249-54}
}
Numerous solutions for cushioning the contact area between product and user have been designed during the past centuries, but only in recent decades has systematic research been conducted on the underlying mechanical principles and the consequences of mechanical load imposed on the human skin and muscular skeletal system. In this paper a short history and future perspectives on the research in pressure ulcers is discussed and innovations in the field in the perspective of the history of the… CONTINUE READING

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