MS Propulsion Study

Furui, Toru
February 2005
PN;Feb2005, Vol. 59 Issue 2, p60
Trade Publication
Focuses on the propulsion study conducted by the Human Engineering Research Laboratories on the wheelchair-bound people with multiple sclerosis in the Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. Characteristics that made manual-wheelchair propulsion difficult; Comparative study on the use of mobility devices; Contention of the author that people using only manual wheelchairs went out five times less than power users do.


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