By Bad Seed
Magee Rehabilitation Hospital has created a training video to help Iraqi citizens learn to properly use wheelchairs. The video and materials, which cover transfers, elevations, pressure relief, and basic wheelchair assessment, were produced in both English and Arabic to make them more versatile and user friendly. Magee was asked to create the training materials by Benjamin Kenion, a Captain in the US Army who is in Iraq working with the Babil Provincial Reconstruction Team. Because of his ...