Is the Edge 3 Stretto® Right for Your Client?

Therapists have been asking for a power base that offers exceptional maneuverability in small spaces. Quantum Rehab® has the solution! The Edge 3 Stretto® is the narrowest power base in America. It has an overall width of 20.47 inches with 12.5-inch drive wheels. If you have a client that lives in a small apartment, condoContinue reading “Is the Edge 3 Stretto® Right for Your Client?”

Pediatric Wheelchairs for Muscular Dystrophy

Muscular dystrophy (MD) is a group of more than 30 genetic diseases that cause progressive weakness and loss of muscle mass. MD is characterized by abnormal genes that interfere with the production of proteins that are needed to form healthy muscle. Symptoms of muscular dystrophy can vary depending on the type and severity. Some symptomsContinue reading “Pediatric Wheelchairs for Muscular Dystrophy”

Child Wheelchairs and Spinal Muscular Atrophy

Spinal muscular atrophy (SMA) is a genetic disorder that affects the control of muscle movement. SMA is characterized by the loss of motor neurons in the spinal cord and the part of the brain that connects to the spinal cord. The loss of these specialized nerve cells results in muscle weakness and wasting (also knownContinue reading “Child Wheelchairs and Spinal Muscular Atrophy”

Pediatric Wheelchairs for Spina Bifida

Spina bifida is a condition where the spine does not form normally, typically occurring early in the pregnancy. When the neural tube doesn’t close all the way, the backbone that protects the spinal cord of the fetus doesn’t form and close as it should, resulting in damage to the spine and nerves. There are threeContinue reading “Pediatric Wheelchairs for Spina Bifida”

Seating and Positioning for Narrow Wheelchairs

Are you living with a medical condition that makes it challenging for you to walk, shift your weight or change your position? Quantum® Power Chairs offer the perfect solution! These electric wheelchairs are designed to provide comfort and support while delivering greater independence and mobility. The Best Narrow Electric Wheelchair If you live in anContinue reading “Seating and Positioning for Narrow Wheelchairs”

Pediatric Wheelchair Cushions for Your Child

Are you curious about the benefits of pediatric wheelchair cushions? If your son or daughter uses a pediatric wheelchair, they may benefit from a pediatric wheelchair cushion. Do you want to get more information and aren’t sure where to begin? There are many different types of pediatric wheelchair cushions on the market. From positioning cushionsContinue reading “Pediatric Wheelchair Cushions for Your Child”

The Benefits of Narrow Wheelchairs

Have you heard about the Edge 3 Stretto® power chair? You might wonder what all the hype is about! Well, the Edge 3 Stretto is designed to offer exceptional maneuvering with its narrower base. Plus, it’s made to meet the needs of children, teens and small adults. Still not convinced? Read on to discover allContinue reading “The Benefits of Narrow Wheelchairs”

Pediatric Wheelchair Medicaid Coverage

Medicaid is the largest program that provides medical and health-related services to those who qualify. Funded through cooperative efforts between the federal and state governments, each state is responsible for administering its own Medicaid program, while remaining within the national guidelines enforced by the federal government. Each state sets eligibility standards and determines the amountContinue reading “Pediatric Wheelchair Medicaid Coverage”

Finding a Compatible Lift for a Narrow Wheelchair

Purchasing a wheelchair lift could be a valuable investment for you and your loved ones as you travel. You can securely store your narrow wheelchair in the vehicle and bring it with you wherever you go. There are several kinds of vehicle lifts for your narrow wheelchair, including platform lifts and arm or boom lifts.Continue reading “Finding a Compatible Lift for a Narrow Wheelchair”

Quantum Announces Launch of Edge 3 Stretto®

DURYEA, PA – Quantum Rehab® is excited to announce the launch of the new Edge 3 Stretto®, the narrowest power base in America. Quantum believes the Edge 3 Stretto will be a great fit for children, teenagers and smaller adults because of its narrow footprint. “Stretto” means narrow in Italian, and the Edge 3 StrettoContinue reading “Quantum Announces Launch of Edge 3 Stretto®”