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ERIC Number: EJ428493
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1991
Pages: N/A
Abstractor: N/A
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ISSN: ISSN-0046-9157
Taking Control of Purchasing a Wheelchair: Tips for Parents about Mobility Equipment.
Little, Jan
Exceptional Parent, v21 n2 pW36-W38,W46,W50 Mar 1991
Tips on purchasing wheelchairs are offered to parents. Selection considerations such as weight, transporting, folding, lift and school bus accessibility, maintenance, and power supply needs are considered, as are features impacting comfort and therapeutic appropriateness. Roles of dealers, therapists, other parents, and wheelchair manufacturers in decision making are discussed. (PB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Parents
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A