Top 10 Advances

Cooper, Rory
March 2005
PN;Mar2005, Vol. 59 Issue 3, p49
Trade Publication
This article focuses on the top 10 improvements in the world of manual wheelchairs. Manual wheelchairs have improved notably in the past ten years, and there are some points to make note of. Titanium has driven down the weight of ultralight wheelchairs and has led to what can now be called the sub-20 class. The PVA Spinal Cord Injury Clinical Practice Guideline for Upper Limb Preservation. Enough scientific data have been collected on the ubiquitous and persistent problem of arm pain and joint degeneration due to long-term manual-wheelchair use. The ultralight wheelchair is an important part of the solution, and through this clinical practice guideline more people will benefit.


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