Historically, it’s not easy to be first — the first one to point a ship toward a
place on maps labeled Here be dragons, or the first to suggest that the
earth might circle the sun instead of vice versa. Exploration is filled with
very real dangers, whether it’s the bodily risk of sailing off the edge of the
world or the chance you’ll be laughed at by peers.
Thank goodness there have been and are adventurers with stout hearts
and (no pun intended) thick skin. Thank goodness so many of them work in
For this issue, for instance,
we talked with Chuck
Hardy of the National
Mobility Equipment Dealers
Association (NMEDA) about
how dynamic seating
survey (page 14), which examined clinician and ATP use of this emerging
And we sat in on a tremendous conversation featuring some of the most
distinguished minds currently studying pressure injuries. The resulting Featuring the Rehabilitation Engineering & Assistive Technology Society of North America and the Association for Driver Rehabilitation Specialists.