Tag: Rehab

How to Choose the Perfect Wheelchair Cushion

A “one size fits all” approach or assuming that all cushions are created equal is a big mistake – each unique resident has specific needs and providing them with an improperly shaped cushion could lead to skin breakdown or hazardous positioning. So while a flat cushion is good for comfort, it’s important to think about the contour when we consider the benefits of positioning.

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Webinar: The Aging Skin

During this session, we take an in-depth look at the three layers of skin, their functions and age-related changes that occur at each layer to make elderly residents more susceptible to skin breakdown.

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