TITLE

research update. Transfer Technique

AUTHOR(S)
LAIN, MICHAEL
PUB. DATE
September 2012
SOURCE
PN;Sep2012, Vol. 66 Issue 9, p30
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the studies being conducted by the Human Engineering Research Laboratories (HERL) at the University of Pittsburgh for examining the problems associated with transferring of people in wheelchairs. The first study explains the biomechanics of transfers and the second study analyzes changes based on ultrasound results. These studies can help in analyzing impacts of environment on transfer to minimize damage caused to the patients.
ACCESSION #
78321146

 

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