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Osteoarthritis, grabrail use and positioning; what are the implications.

NSW AOT Annual State Conference

Author: McDonald, G., Bridge, C., Smith, R.
Type: Conference Proceedings
Year: 1996


The purpose of this paper is to highlight the variance in current grabrail prescription guidelines and to present a biomechanical research project and its findings designed to specifically investigate the use and positioning of a grabrail for women with bilateral knee osteoarthritis.

Further Details

Publish Location: Sydney
Accession Number: 10.6.03
Keywords: older, mobility, modification, rail
Reads: 283