Seating Assessment and Planning
Physical medicine and rehabilitation clinics of North America
The primary mobility for persons with spinal cord injury (SCI) is seated. This article addresses ways to maximize the SCI patient's functional mobility with proper prescription of seating. Critical components of seating are defined and goals for seating are identified. A format for a postural evaluation as a foundation for seating intervention is included. An overview of equipment for seating highlights unique features and components.
Hastings, JD. "Seating Assessment and Planning." Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Clinics of North America. 11.1 (2000): 183-207. Print.