Today’s wheelchair cushions are expected to perform several major functions:
- Protection against pressure wounds
The wheelchair cushion is a relatively small part of the overall wheelchair as it relates to size and weight, however it is critical to the performance of the entire seating and mobility system. Cushion manufacturer’s invest a great deal of money and time into creating cushions with contours, cut-outs, profiles and bladders using a host of different materials. Continue reading Does Wheelchair Cushion Design Affect its Performance?