As part of Family Caregiver Month in November, the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (AAOS) shares lifting techniques to help home caregivers avoid sprain and strain while caring for their loved ones.
Wheelchair accessible vehicle and wheelchair lifts manufacturer BraunAbility expands its European presence by acquiring the remaining shares of European mobility manufacturer Autoadapt AB.Read More
The 2018 Adapted Sports, Recreation & Living Expo takes place Saturday, April 21, from 11 am to 4 pm at Helen Hayes Hospital, West Haverstraw, NY.Read More
Butler Mobility Products announces a 60th anniversary celebration, as well as a ribbon cutting ceremony, will take place at its new corporate headquarters in Lewisberry, Pa, on December 13 from 11 am to 6 pm.Read More
As experts in function and environmental fit, therapists’ rehabilitative perspectives help support Aging in Place strategies. A feature from the November/December 2017 Rehab Management by Scott A. Trudeau, PhD, OTR/L.Read More
ADAPTS LLC launches a crowdfunding campaign for its portable emergency evacuation sling designed specifically for airplane passengers who use wheelchairs.Read More
The Q-Series Wheelchair Lift, manufactured by Winamac, Ind-based BraunAbility, recently won the Golden A’ Design Award in the Differently Abled and Seniors’ Assistance Design category.Read More
Modifying the home for a child being discharged from rehabilitative care is a balance of time, funding, and cultural considerations to promote autonomy and normalization. A feature for Rehab Management by Kelly Whitehead, MOT, OTR/L, and Kendra Orcutt, OTR, SCEM, CAPS.Read More