Quantum Wheelchair Seating: A Look at TB4 vs. TB3

We’re so excited about the recent launch of the TRU-Balance® 4 (TB4) seating system, which is available on the Stretto, Edge 3 and 4Front® 2 power chairs. One key thing to remember is that the TRU-Balance® 3 (TB3) seating system isn’t going away. Both Quantum wheelchair seating systems will be available based on the user’sContinue reading “Quantum Wheelchair Seating: A Look at TB4 vs. TB3”

From a Walker to a Power Wheelchair

When I was in third grade, my parents, my doctor, and I made the decision for me to get a manual wheelchair. Up until that point, I’d been walking full-time, using a walker and wearing full-length leg braces for support. I remember the process of learning to walk. I said: “push and walk, push andContinue reading “From a Walker to a Power Wheelchair”

Q-Logic 3e and Q-Logic 3 EX: Meeting Consumer Needs

As a clinician, I learned so much from my clients and their trials of a variety of equipment options. Trialing different options allow consumers to compare all features that can impact efficient and effective equipment use. This is essential to the client-centered approach and requires optimal time management skills with the length of stays becomingContinue reading “Q-Logic 3e and Q-Logic 3 EX: Meeting Consumer Needs”


Time is defined as, “the measured or measurable period during which an action, process, or condition exists or continues.”  There are many sayings that relate to time. “Time is money.” – Benjamin Franklin “Time waits for no one.” – Folklore “Lost time is never found again.” – Benjamin Franklin “Time is the most valuable thingContinue reading “Time”

Is Our New Normal Increasing Continuity Through the Multidisciplinary Mobility Evaluating Team?

With all the challenges that 2020 has brought to our doorstep, one that stands out to me specifically regarding the CRT industry is a change in the evaluation process.  With telehealth evolving in the CRT space, I’m sure many of you have found yourselves in a “non-traditional” mobility evaluation. While I see a rise inContinue reading “Is Our New Normal Increasing Continuity Through the Multidisciplinary Mobility Evaluating Team?”

Measure Twice, Cut Once

As a young boy, my father instilled in me a very simple concept that has been a saving grace too many times to list. This concept has many different applications, including CRT. The concept is to measure twice before creating/recommending a complete CRT mobility device to ensure accuracy and thorough thought.  In CRT, the multidisciplinaryContinue reading “Measure Twice, Cut Once”

Interventions and Solutions for Managing Posterior Pelvic Tilt

Managing and providing proper interventions/solutions for destructive postural tendencies can be an intimidating task. There often are many different asymmetries occurring all at once. We must often step back and focus at the various body segments one at the time. In order to do this, we must start our evaluation and assessment at the pelvis.Continue reading “Interventions and Solutions for Managing Posterior Pelvic Tilt”

Identification and Causes of Posterior Pelvic Tilt

Posterior Pelvic Tilt (PPT) is the most commonly seen detrimental posture not only in the users of mobility equipment, but people in general. When the human body is forced to hold itself up against gravity, it naturally seeks out the most stable, least fatiguing position. While sitting, the position of stability is often a posteriorContinue reading “Identification and Causes of Posterior Pelvic Tilt”

Selecting a Cushion for Your Client

Clinicians and ATPs often face the challenge of selecting the right product. When I first started out as a clinician, it was difficult knowing where to begin, with all the options that exist in the market today. When we look at cushions, it seems like they are all essentially the same, made of foam andContinue reading “Selecting a Cushion for Your Client”

Social Distancing with Interactive Assist

During these challenging times with the COVID-19 pandemic, it’s important to maintain social distancing while evaluating a client’s electric wheelchair. Stay safe and reduce trips to a client’s home by using Quantum’s diagnostic app, Interactive Assist! What is Interactive Assist? Interactive Assist is the must-have app for remote service. The app provides a direct, real-timeContinue reading “Social Distancing with Interactive Assist”