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Does being in a wheelchair cause pressure ulcers?
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Dr. Scott Bolhack
Wound care
In brief: Wheelchair
Not necessarily so.
Your wheelchair and cushion should be assessed by someone knowledgeable with this type of equipment. For example, there are seating specialists (physical therapists) that can evaluate you and your needs and order the correct equipment.

In brief: Wheelchair
Not necessarily so.
Your wheelchair and cushion should be assessed by someone knowledgeable with this type of equipment. For example, there are seating specialists (physical therapists) that can evaluate you and your needs and order the correct equipment.
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