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The Effectiveness of Ceiling Hoists in Transferring People with Disabilities - A systematic review

Authors: Y. M. Jung & C. Bridge
Published: 4th June 2009
Audience: Consumers, Government/NGOs/Peaks, Industry

Abstract

This systematic review aimed to investigate the effectiveness of ceiling hoists and the benefits over other handling methods in lifting and transferring people with physical disabilities. This research will assist with the decision-making of potential users in selecting a safe and effective transfer method.

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