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ERIC Number: EJ408619
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1990
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The Mobility Decision. 1990 Wheelchair Guide.
Henke, Cliff
Exceptional Parent, v20 n2 pW5-W8 Mar 1990
This article presents tips for parents shopping for wheelchairs for children with special mobility needs. Manual versus power chairs, dimensions, maneuverability, weight, transportability, durability, adaptability, maximum/minimum speeds, battery life (for power chairs), climbing angle, and other features are discussed. Factors to consider in choosing dealers and positioning equipment are reviewed. (PB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Parents
Language: English
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