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Analyzing pressure distributions for individuals in wheelchair seating systems is necessary in order to assure proper pressure redistribution to avoid pressure ulcers. A new wheelchair seating system, developed by Tamarack Habilitation Technologies, Inc. (Minneapolis, MN USA), aims to address pressure, friction and related shear forces, and microclimate factors (heat and moisture) which typically lead to […]

Tamarack Habilitation Technologies is honored to announce that our FlexForm Custom Seating System has been selected as a finalist for the 2013 da Vinci Awards, presented by the Michigan Chapter of the National Multiple Sclerosis Society.  The awards program will be held on April 11, 2013 in Dearborn, Michigan; featuring finalists across five rehabilitation categories.

Did you know that 50% of all admissions and 8% of all deaths at specialized spinal cord-injury hospitals are due to decubitus ulcers? 1 Tamarack® Habilitation Technologies recently introduced a new wheelchair seating technology – GlideWear™, to the complex rehabilitation market to address the lack of effective friction & shear management with wheelchair seating devices. […]