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  • A Chair for Lindsey: Cerebral Palsy and Scoliosis Pain

    Lindsey Spoon is a stylish young lady living outside of Tulsa, Oklahoma. She was born with cerebral palsy, a motor and movement condition that affects her muscles and mobility. B... Read More

    Published on: 29 April 2019, 1:40 pm

    Source: Seating Matters

  • JACK’S STORY

    Jack, a 10 year old boy, suffers from complex epilepsy, scoliosis and chronic lung disease. Read More

    Published on: 24 April 2019, 1:24 pm

    Source: Seating Matters

  • VALERIE’S STORY

    Valerie, an 86 year old female with dementia and limited mobility, spent the majority of her day with her arms crossed to stabilizeherself in her chair. Read More

    Published on: 24 April 2019, 1:24 pm

    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: 24 April 2019, 1:23 pm

    Source: Seating Matters

  • MARJORIE’S STORY

    Marjorie lived in a care home setting and had dementia. She used a patient lift (hoist) for all transfers and staff noted that she had a very low level of communication. Read More

    Published on: 24 April 2019, 1:23 pm

    Source: Seating Matters

  • ANNIE’S STORY

    Annie was a 73 year old lady with advanced rheumatoid arthritis and low tone in her trunk. She was on long term steroid treatment which caused her skin to be prone to breakdown a... Read More

    Published on: 24 April 2019, 1:22 pm

    Source: Seating Matters

  • ALAN’S STORY

    Alan was a 41-year-old man in a prolonged hospital stay. He was 650 pounds (294kg, 46.5 stone) and was unable to sit unaided. Read More

    Published on: 24 April 2019, 1:22 pm

    Source: Seating Matters

  • RACHEL’S STORY

    Rachel, a 94 year old female, had arthritis in her left knee and a history of falls. She mobilizedwith a walking frame and needed assistance for all transfers. Read More

    Published on: 24 April 2019, 1:19 pm

    Source: Seating Matters

  • MARGARET’S STORY

    Margaret, an 81 year old female with a history of pneumonia, had recently suffered a stroke (CVA). She had a high risk of pressure injuries and had developed a red area on her le... Read More

    Published on: 24 April 2019, 1:19 pm

    Source: Seating Matters

  • MARTHA’S STORY

    Martha, an 84 year old female with a history of Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD), had rheumatoid arthritis, was a high falls risk and used a stand aid for all transfe... Read More

    Published on: 24 April 2019, 1:19 pm

    Source: Seating Matters