The Manual Wheelchair Training Guide

The Manual Wheelchair Training Guide

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Overview

The Manual Wheelchair Training Guide by Peter Axelson, Jean Minkel, Anita Perr, Clay Butler

People who use wheelchairs for mobility and transportation depend heavily on their wheelchair maneuvering skills to accomplish basic living tasks. The variety of environments people encounter present complex skill and safety challenges to wheelchair users and their helpers. Unfortunately, many people are not properly trained in the safe and efficient use of their wheelchairs, which may result in falls and serious injury to wheelchair users and their assistants.
This book was designed to be used by wheelchair users, their families, friends, caregivers, and anyone else who might need comprehensive information about manual wheelchair skills.

Product Details

BN ID: 2940148723721
Publisher: P A X Press
Publication date: 08/23/2013
Sold by: Barnes & Noble
Format: NOOK Book
Pages: 178
File size: 6 MB

About the Author

Peter was one of the first to engage in the development of technologies to facilitate recreational opportunities for people with mobility limitations. Peter's Company, Beneficial Designs, has been the consistent leader in making parks, trails, mountain vistas, ... in fact nearly all of our natural environment available.

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