The new scooter features full suspension, low-profile tires, and a hydraulic-sealed brake system.
Available for folding and rigid wheelchairs, the backs adjustable Velcro straps ensure a custom fit and can accommodate for kyphosis or posterior pelvic tilt.
More than 100 course sessions were presented, and more than 120 exhibitors participated in the conference, featuring new prosthetic and orthotic technologies.
More than 68% of a group of 500 pediatric occupational therapists, physical therapists, and speech-language pathologists report they evaluated or treated children between 3 and 8 years old who had been previously misidentified with learning disabilities or behavioral issues.
Features such as low seat-to-floor heights, standard 4-pole motors, Mid-Wheel 6 drive design, and ATX Suspension meet the performance needs of the most active user.
The 2011 Professional Education Partnership, a comprehensive 24-city national tour begins on March 16 in Orlando, Fla, and continues through October, with a final stop in Wilkes-Barre, Pa, near the company’s headquarters.
Case scenarios help demonstrate how practitioners can treat and help prevent musculoskeletal diseases and disabilities.
In the new post, she directs fundraising efforts, works with the board of trustees, and supervises the awarding of doctoral scholarships, fellowships, and research grants.
Other topics include electromechanically assisted gait training for patients with subacute stroke, and how assistive technology impacts functional gain.
With more research, this information might help guide people with MS in making life decisions and assist their physicians in choosing clinical treatment, say researchers.