Consumer News

BraunAbility Infographic: 3.3 Million Wheelchair Users in America

Statistics show the impact of disabilities on daily living.

Kessler Foundation Wins SCI Research Grant

Five-year grant will include study of combination locomotor therapy using dalfampridine.

Report: Power-Assist Market Worth $328 Million by 2017

Study says technology's appeal will rise in next five years.

Kessler Foundation Seeks Employment Experiences from People with Disabilities

Research and advocacy organization celebrates Disability Employment Awareness month.

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When Funding Impacts Function

Cushion Customization Project Update

University of Pittsburgh Study Highlights Ability of Skin-Protection Cushions to Prevent Pressure Sores

Nursing home residents with mobility limitations were the subjects of study.

AT Research

If Passive Standing Is Good, Is Dynamic Even Better?

Consumer Groups Survey Wheelchair Users on Equipment Selection, Purchases

Info gathered will be used to lobby policy makers, CMS.

Through November, consumer groups are gathering data on complex rehab wheelchairs in a project endorsed by AAHomecare, NRRTS and NCART.

injury prevention, propulsion technology, manual wheelchair users, power-assist systems, Researchers Dr. Margaret Finley and Dr. Mary Rodgers

Preventive Measures: Emerging Propulsion Technology for Manual Wheelchairs

da Vinci Awards

da Vinci Awards Call for Nominations

Positioning Update

Catching up on funding & educational progress, from tilt & recline to standing & elevation

Mobility Management Podcast