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Created by clinicians for clinicians, Education in Motion provides the latest information in the complex rehabilitation technology industry. Read blogs, articles, and industry resources as well as real life clinical applications and outcomes.

Recent Blog Posts

Optimal manual wheelchair set up for an upper limb propeller

This month I have been asked by a clinician how can we determine what is the optimal manual wheel...

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The importance of the microclimate for wheelchair seating

Microclimate matters. The heat and moisture levels in seating impact our clients’ pain, ski...

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How high can I go?

Since visiting many services around the UK revealing the new QUICKIE Q100 R, I frequently get ask...

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Tilt in Space wheelchairs

Today I will focus on the subject of tilt in space. I was recently asked what is the recommended ...

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The Centre of Gravity (COG)

When the rear axle is set correctly for a self-propelling manual wheelchair user the wheelchair f...

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The Science of Manual Tilt Mechanisms

Have you ever sat in a chair and tried balancing yourself by tilt backwards onto the back two leg...

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Resource Updates

Part 2 - From power wheelchair environmental control to IoT

How can the Power Wheelchair (PWC) effectively interact with the home environment? What is the po...

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Part 1 - From power wheelchair environmental control to IoT

How can the Power Wheelchair (PWC) effectively interact with the home environment? What is the po...

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Seating and Wheelchair Angles

Provide support in the most posturally aligned comfortable position.  However, there may nee...

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Growth and Solid Backs

The challenges of growing teenagers and solid backs. I was asked my advice on another interesting...

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Choosing the Correct Base

Prescribing a powerchair often poses many challenges as you have to consider a number of factors ...

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The Intuitive Proportional Drive Head Array

Unlike other head arrays, the Switch-It Dual Pro provides proportional drive using both proximity...

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Real Life Stories

Gabriel Copola

In 1995, when Gabriel was 11 years old, he sustained a complete spinal cord injury (SCI) at the T3-T4 level as the result of a bicycle accident.

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Meet the Team

Faith Brown - Sunrise Medical UK & EIRE

Faith Brown - Sunrise Medical UK & EIRE

Clinical Specialist Occupational Therapist (OT), Clinical Educator - United Kingdom and Eire

Devis Trioschi - Sunrise Medical Italy

Devis Trioschi - Sunrise Medical Italy

Clinical & Product Specialist – Occupational Therapist (OT) and Physioterapist (PT)

Federico Rizza - Sunrise Medical Italy

Federico Rizza - Sunrise Medical Italy

Clinical & Product specialist - Occupational Therapist (OT)

Matt Eveleigh - Sunrise Medical EU

Matt Eveleigh - Sunrise Medical EU

Clinical Specialist Occupational Therapist (OT) - Clinical Education Specialist

Amy Bjornson - Sunrise Medical Australia

Amy Bjornson - Sunrise Medical Australia

BS, MPT, ATP, SMS - Clinical Education Manager - Asia Pacific

Angie Kiger - Sunrise Medical USA

Angie Kiger - Sunrise Medical USA

M.Ed., CTRS, ATP/SMS - Clinical Strategy & Education Manager

Kim Davis - Sunrise Medical USA

Kim Davis - Sunrise Medical USA

MSPT, ATP - Clinical Rehab Manager, Northeast Region

Sheilagh Sherman - Sunrise Medical Canada

Sheilagh Sherman - Sunrise Medical Canada

BA, BHScOT, MHM, OT Reg. (Ont.) - Clinical Educator

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