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  • A CLOSER LOOK AT CEREBRAL PALSY

    Cerebral Palsy, also known as CP, is a neuromuscular disorder of the central nervous system that varies based on the area of the brain that is affected*. There are several levels... Read More

    Published on: 19 November 2019, 4:15 pm

    Source: Seating Matters

  • PAEDIATRIC SEATING: CHAIRS FOR CHILDREN WITH DISABILITIES

    Children who require specialist seating are typically suffering from some form of neurological disorder. This disorder can prevent them from being able to stay in an upright sitt... Read More

    Published on: 11 November 2019, 6:00 pm

    Source: Seating Matters

  • IDENTIFYING GOALS FOR CLINICAL SEATING PROVISION

    When you have identified the need for clinical seating in your hospital or care facility, a suitable next step to take is a Seating Assessment. Before an assessment is arranged, ... Read More

    Published on: 21 October 2019, 2:29 pm

    Source: Seating Matters

  • 7 RECOMMENDED CHAIR FEATURES

    If you are in the process of trialing a therapeutic chair, assessing a patient for a pressure management chair or in the process of purchasing a chair be sure to make note of the... Read More

    Published on: 15 October 2019, 6:53 am

    Source: Seating Matters

  • HOW DOES A SEATING ASSESSMENT WORK?

    If you’ve been following us for awhile, you’ve probably heard us mention Seating Assessments before. Seating Assessments are scheduled appointments that we arrange at a time ... Read More

    Published on: 14 October 2019, 6:47 am

    Source: Seating Matters

  • JACK’S STORY

    Jack previously sat in unsafe chairs which offered him very little postural support and/or pressure management. This lack of support, and poor positioning, meant that he was in c... Read More

    Published on: 25 September 2019, 7:02 am

    Source: Seating Matters

  • IS IT A PRESSURE ULCER, PRESSURE INJURY OR BED SORE?

    Whats in a name? As clinicians, communication is a fundamental aspect of our work. Whether we are caring for our patients, advising on their treatment or planning for the future... Read More

    Published on: 24 September 2019, 6:21 am

    Source: Seating Matters

  • INJURY PREVENTION IN YOUR FACILITY

    Falls and pressure injuries represent two of the biggest causes of preventable injuries which cause pain, distress, waste valuable resources on treatment and which can ultimately... Read More

    Published on: 23 September 2019, 6:27 am

    Source: Seating Matters

  • FAQ: How to Adjust the Monaco Chair

    The Monaco™ is ideal for patients with reduced mobility or sitting balance who require comfort and support. Read More

    Published on: 20 September 2019, 9:30 am

    Source: Seating Matters

  • SARAH’S STORY

    Sarah was periodically assessed over 2 months in her care home. She was a 62 year old resident with early Alzheimer’s and limited mobility. She sat in a standard wooden frame c... Read More

    Published on: 19 September 2019, 9:00 am

    Source: Seating Matters