Pressure reliefs in a power chair
Abstract: This "how to" video presents an individual demonstrating different pressure techniques using a power wheelchair to relieve pressure from the buttocks. The two techniques shown are leaning from side to side, and leaning forward. Recommendations from the National Rehabilitation Hospital on the frequency and duration pressure relief techniques should be performed is stated. Run time: 2 minutes, 19 seconds.
NARIC Accession Number: O18525. What's this?
Author(s): Minnick, Shannon.
Project Number: H133B031114, H133N060028.
Publisher(s): National Rehabilitation Hospital ; MedStar Research Institute; , Center for Health and Disability Research, 102 Irving Street, NW, Washington, DC, 20010; 202/877-1196.
Publication Year: 2010.
Descriptor Terms: AUDIOVISUAL MATERIALS, BODY MOVEMENT, DAILY LIVING, DISABILITY MANAGEMENT, HEALTH PROMOTION, PRESSURE SORES, PREVENTION, WHEELCHAIRS.