Pediatrics


Spina Bifida Research Award Deadline Is Nov. 9

Illinois Spina Bifida Association seeks to expand clinical understanding of the condition.

Study: Sitting Takes Toll on Kids

Children show decreased vascular function after uninterrupted sitting, new research says.

self-propulsion success

This Is How We Roll: Pediatric Case Studies

Hail to the (Future) Chief!

Fitting an ultralightweight chair to an active and ambitious 5-year-old.

Wheelchair Sports Participation

This Is How We Roll: Pediatric Case Studies

A Sports Fan Hits the Courts

Creating a mobility system that works nimbly indoors and out.

access to speech device on wheelchair

This Is How We Roll: Pediatric Case Studies

With a New View, a New Voice

Drive Medical Acquires Columbia Medical

Purchase strengthens Drive Medical's presence in the pediatric rehab market.

Convaid Launches Contest for Special Needs Families

March contest invites families to share what they wish they'd known at the time of their children's diagnoses.



SMA: Room to Grow

Ultralight & Manual Wheelchair Case Studies

Looking for Room to Grow

Ultralightweight for a boy

Ultralight & Manual Wheelchair Case Studies

A Boy's Life

High Schooler Helps Classmates Roll a Mile in His Shoes

Archer Hadley's project raises funds to install accessible doors and raises awareness of accessibility issues.

Dynamic Seating for Children

Pediatric Series

As My Spirit Moves Me!

Dynamic Seating Meets Children Where They Are...Then Goes with Them

Assessing Arthrogryposis

Pediatrics Series

Assessing Arthrogryposis

Rare & Taking Many Forms, This Congenital Condition Can Challenge Seating & Mobility Teams

The impact of arthrogryposis on clients' mobility can range from relatively slight to profound -- and early intervention with the right technology can make all the difference.

Quantum Rehab Acquires Stealth Products

The manufacturers say Stealth will continue to operate and develop products independently; Stealth's management team will remain in place in Burnet, Texas.

Rolling Dynamics, Rolling Resistance &  Optimizing Wheeled Prosthetics