With the vast array of cushions available today, deciding on a suitable cushion for use on the wheelchair can be confusing and time consuming.
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Considerations when setting up a manual wheelchair to meet lifestyle needs can differ significantly.
Two practical and informative clinical training sessions presented by Venesha Moodley (OT), Astris PME Clinical Educator.
For people with a disability, functional seating is critical; however, it’s not only wheelchair seating that is typical for daily use. Hygiene regimes are also part of a person’s daily routine – whether an adult or child. Each client will have their own specific needs, preferences and desired outcomes for using their bath/hygiene equipment for specific activities, such as toileting and showering. Optimal positioning can be achieved safely if the right equipment is chosen.