Tag: wheelchair

Caroline Wolfe

Assistive Devices in Low-Income Countries: Adaptability and Recent Innovations

October 9, 2017

The elderly and people with disabilities in low- and middle-income countries remain underserved with poor access to assistive technology....

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Caroline Wolfe

Manual wheelchair design and production in low-resource settings

August 28, 2017

Complex challenges await designers developing wheelchairs for low-resource settings, but the result could be life-changing for the people who...

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Rob Goodier

A solar electric handcycle upgrades the wheelchair in Bangladesh

February 21, 2016

An electric-assisted handcycle in development now could soon transport wheelchair users in Bangladesh. Similar to a tricycle, the vehicle...

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Rob Goodier

When not building can be the best decision

October 3, 2011

An E4C member asked for a device to help a child with cerebral palsy in Peru spend more time outdoors....

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