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How To Choose A Suitable Wheelchair?
Dec 21, 2017

  How to choose a suitable wheelchair for ones own? It will depend on each person's physical condition. Due to technical innovation, wheelchair type on the market at present is very rich,which can meet the demand of various disability grade for various ages crowd. Therefore, it is very necessary to choose a suitable wheelchair for their own. What considerations need to know before choose and buy the wheelchair?
  Choose the wheelchair should consider the nature and degree of disability of the wounded, age, body function condition and place of use and so on. If the injured himself cannot manipulate the wheelchair, can choose simple wheelchair which can be helped by others.Basic normal wounded upper limbs, such as lower limb amputation injuries and low paraplegia patients, can choose ordinary wheelchair which has handwheel inflatable tires. Person whose upper body is strong but has finger paralysis can choose wheelchair with gripper on the handwheel.
  Of course, the process of selecting the wheelchair like choose clothes, to fit, to prevent fatigue and even affect the body health, therefore we recommend that when selecting wheelchair should comply with the following advice:
Note 1: Choose wheelchair seat length
Sit back well, there is 5-7.5 cm distance from knee back to front seat.
Note 2: Choose wheelchair seat width
The width of the hips, add 2.5- 5 cm on each side.
Note 3: Choose wheelchair backrest height
On the back of a chair edge should be at the site of the flush with underarm 10 cm.
Note 4: Choose wheelchair armrest height
Elbow flexion 90 degrees, height of handrail, the distance of the seat to elbow, plus 2.5 cm.
Note 5: Choose wheelchair pedal height
Feet off the ground 5 cm. If it is adjustable pedals, after wounded man sit well, raise 4 cm on the far side, out of touch seat cushion.

 


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