Finding the Balance in Seating Design (Part 4):
How to Use Pressure Mapping for Wheelchair Back Support Interventions
In XSENSOR Technology's webinar, 'How to Use Pressure Mapping for Wheelchair Back Support Interventions,' physical therapist and seating expert Bart Van der Heyden (physical therapist and owner of SuperSeating Clinical, R&D, & Regulatory Services) explores the use of pressure mapping technology to create effective back support interventions for wheelchair users.
Learn how XSENSOR's leading-edge pressure mapping technology, the ForeSite SS Wheelchair Seating system, provides real-time feedback to help clinicians assess, evaluate, track, and make necessary adjustments to support back and seating strategies.
Using pressure mapping allows clinicians to understand the effects of back and seating interventions, such as back support recline, tilt in space, and foot support adjustments, and how they affect individuals in wheelchairs.
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How to use pressure mapping to assess your clients and create effective back and seating support interventions.
Best practices for measuring the effectiveness of your interventions to make necessary adjustments.
Clinical cases quantifying the effect of interventions on back support using pressure mapping.
About the Presenter:
Bart Van der Heyden
Physical Therapist and Owner of SuperSeating Clinical, R&D, & Regulatory Services
Bart Van der Heyden is a licensed physical therapist who has specialized in wheelchair seating, mobility, and wound care for more than 25 years.
Bart has worked in Belgium, Germany, and the USA as a practicing physical therapist. He travels worldwide for lectures, educational events, and hands-on sessions to varied audiences on seating and mobility issues, the provision of wheelchair equipment for children and adults with moderate to severe physical challenges, and other wound care-related challenges.
Bart assesses many wheelchair users and provides innovative solutions for specific seating, mobility, or wound care concerns. He maintains solid hands-on working experience and helps in his wife's private physical therapy practice in Belgium.
Bart is also a consultant on clinical applications, design, and functionality of medical devices for several manufacturers and speaks German, English, Dutch, and French.
About this Webinar Series:
Finding the Balance in Seating Design
This online seminar series aims to help occupational and physical therapists, nurses, and other rehabilitation professionals develop their skills and understand how pressure mapping technology, like XSENSOR's ForeSite SS Wheelchair Seating system, can inform the safety, posture, and comfort of wheelchair users.