Wheelchair Durability

April 2010
PN;Apr2010, Vol. 64 Issue 4, p38
Trade Publication
The article presents the studies conducted by researchers at the Human Engineering Research Laboratories (HERL) at the University of Pittsburgh in Pennsylvania which seek ways to improve the lives of wheelchair users. One study examines the relationship between manual-wheelchair fatigue life and the year they were manufactured. Another study determines the best material to use for wheelchairs.


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