Browsing CATEA Publications by Subject "Wheelchair seating"
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(Georgia Institute of Technology, 2010-06)The objective of this study was to evaluate the biomechanical responses to tilt in persons with SCI. Changes in blood flow and loading at the ischial tuberosities (ITs) across different amounts of tilt were measured with ...
(Georgia Institute of Technology, 2009)
Effect of model design, cushion construction, and interface pressure mats on interface pressure and immersion (Georgia Institute of TechnologyDepartment of Veterans Affairs, 2008)Measuring interface pressure (IP) is one way to characterize cushion performance in the clinic and laboratory. This study explored how the presence of four commercially available IP mats affected IP on and immersion of ...
(Georgia Institute of Technology, 2008)Interface pressure mapping (IPM) has long been a useful assessment tool to augment the seating evaluation. Technological improvements in both hardware and software have made steady advances across manufacturers. Likewise, ...