Development and Validation of the Wheelchair Seating Discomfort Assessment Tool (WcS-DAT).

@inproceedings{Crane2004DevelopmentAV,
  title={Development and Validation of the Wheelchair Seating Discomfort Assessment Tool (WcS-DAT).},
  author={Barbara A. Crane},
  year={2004}
}
Wheelchair seating discomfort is an important but poorly understood negative outcome for long duration wheelchair users. A major impediment to the study of this problem is the lack of a validated tool for quantification of wheelchair seating discomfort. The goal of this dissertation research was to develop and validate an assessment tool appropriate for the quantification of wheelchair seating discomfort among long duration (more than 8 hours per day) wheelchair users. This was accomplished… CONTINUE READING

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