Development and validation of a physical activity monitor for use on a wheelchair

Elaine Coulter, Philippa M. Dall, Lynn Rochester, Jon P. Hasler, Malcolm H. Granat

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Abstract

Keeping physically active is important for people who mobilize using a wheelchair. However, current tools to measure physical activity in the wheelchair are either not validated or limited in their application. The purpose of this study was to develop and validate a monitoring system to measure wheelchair movement.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)445-450
Number of pages6
JournalSpinal Cord
Volume49
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Mar 2011

Keywords

  • physical activity
  • wheelchair use

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