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Seating assessment and planning

The primary mobility for persons with spinal cord injury (SCI) is seated. This article addresses ways to maximize the SCI patient's functional mobility with proper prescription of seating. Critical components of seating are defined and goals for seating are identified. A format for a postural evaluation as a foundation for seating intervention is included. An overview of equipment for seating highlights unique features and components
Article, 2000