Have you ever wondered whether different body positions affect the way your heart pumps blood to the rest of your body?
There are many kinds of wheelchairs on the market today. Some wheelchairs allow the user to change their seat position, giving them the freedom to adjust for social settings and physical barriers. However, the position of the wheelchair may also impact blood pressure, and how the heart pumps blood to the rest of the body.
A new research study looks at the relationship between wheelchair seating and cardiovasular health. This study seems to indicate it can have a signifigant impact on certain wheelchair users. Click on the link below to read the article.