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Pediatric powered mobility

Pediatric powered mobility

developmental perspectives, technical issues, clinical approaches

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Published by RESNA/Rehabilitation Engineering and Assisteive Technology Society of North America in Arlington, VA .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Children with disabilities -- Orientation and mobility.,
  • Electric wheelchairs.,
  • Disabled Children -- rehabilitation.,
  • Wheelchairs.,
  • Movement Disorders -- rehabilitation.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    Statementcompiled and edited by Jan Furumasu.
    ContributionsFurumasu, Jan.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHV903 .P43 1997
    The Physical Object
    Paginationv, 93 p. :
    Number of Pages93
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL486238M
    ISBN 100932101372
    LC Control Number98215548
    OCLC/WorldCa39094180

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