Education in Motion

Education in Motion

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

Recent Blog Posts

The Role of the Pelvis in a Postural Management Plan

24-hour postural management is a planned program that considers all relevant positions a child us...

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Rigid Frame Wheelchairs: Turning Energy into Motion

Rigid frame wheelchairs are ideal for transferring energy into motion. When prescribed appropriat...

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Standing Powered Wheelchair Evaluation: Considering All of the Client's Goals

It's easy to look at power wheelchairs with a standing function and be amazed by the technolo...

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The Importance of Power Wheelchair Base Dimensions and Turning Radius

When the first mid wheel drive (MWD) power wheelchair was made available to wheelchair users...

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Visualising the Ideal Wheelchair

With the launch of the QUICKIE Nitrum ultra lightweight wheelchair in 2020, Sunrise Med...

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Skin Microclimate and Wheelchair Seating, Part 2

If you missed it, check out Part 1 of this blog. Part 1 focused on which factors are involve...

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Resource Updates

Comparing Ultra Lightweight Wheelchair Frames

Seating systems are a vital part of 24-hour postural management programs. They provide a stable a...

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Guide to Memory Seat Programming

The benefits and clinical application of being able to program the end positions of each power se...

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Memory Seat Functions

When considering power seat functions, it is important to consider all of the functional activiti...

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Power Wheelchair Drive Wheel Position

One of the most important factors to consider when choosing a power wheelchair is the drive wheel...

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Paediatric Seating System Assessment

Seating systems are a vital part of 24-hour postural management programs. They provide a stable a...

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Paediatric Standers: At-Home Activities

Standing is hugely beneficial for the body: from increasing bone mineral density to improving bre...

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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

Federico Rizza - Sunrise Medical Italy

Federico Rizza - Sunrise Medical Italy

Clinical & Product specialist - Occupational Therapist (OT)

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

Linda Bollinger - Sunrise Medical USA

Linda Bollinger - Sunrise Medical USA

PT / ATP / DPT - Clinical Education Manager

Sheilagh Sherman - Sunrise Medical Canada

Sheilagh Sherman - Sunrise Medical Canada

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

Tilly Brook - Sunrise Medical Australia

Tilly Brook - Sunrise Medical Australia

MOT (Hons), BHlthSc. Occupational Therapist (OT), Clinical Hub Team Leader - Australia

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