Cushion Performance Conference Proceedings

Visualizing Wheelchair Performance Standard Outcomes for Ease of Interpretation by Wheelchair Users, Healthcare Professionals and Manufacturers

July 1, 2021

Alexandra M. Delazio, David M. Brienza (Univ. of Pittsburgh, Dept. of Bioengineering, McGowan Institute for Regenerative Medicine), Amanda Manko, Patricia E. Karg (Univ. of Pittsburgh, Dept. of Rehabilitation Science and Technology)

RESNA Annual Conference (2021)

Effects of Simulated Aging on Cushion Performance Related to Hysteresis

July 1, 2021

Amanda Manko, Patricia Karg, David Brienza, Alexandra Delazio (Univ. of Pittsburgh, Dept. of Rehabilitation Science and Technology)

RESNA Annual Conference (2021)

Effects of simulated aging on seat cushion immersion

July 1, 2021

Patricia Karg, Amanda Manko, David Brienza, Alexandra Delazio (Univ. of Pittsburgh, Dept. of Rehabilitation Science and Technology)

RESNA Annual Conference (2021)

Design and Evaluation of a Wheelchair Cushion Cover with Microclimate Management to Prevent Pressure Injuries

June 1, 2020

Junghan Sim, Patricia Karg, David Brienza (Univ. of Pittsburgh, Dept. of Rehabilitation Science and Technology)

RESNA Annual Conference (2020)

Effects of simulated aging on cushion performance metrics

June 1, 2020

Amanda Manko, Patricia Karg, David Brienza, Alexandra Delazio, Jenna Freedman (Univ. of Pittsburgh, Dept of Rehabilitation Science and Technology), Emily Williams (Univ. of Pittsburgh at Johnstown, Dept. of Mechanical Engineering)

RESNA Annual Conference (2020)

Visual Characterization of Wheelchair Cushions following Simulated Aging

June 1, 2020

Noah Bauer (Univ. of Pittsburgh, Dept. of Mechanical Engineering), Alexandra Delazio, Patricia Karg, David Brienza (Univ. of Pittsburgh, Dept. of Rehabilitation Science and Technology)

RESNA Annual Conference (2020)

Relationship between impact damping and hysteresis wheelchair cushion performance test results

June 1, 2019

Keerthana Kalliat, Patricia Karg, David Brienza, Sandra Guzman, Jenna Freedman, Alexandra Delazio (Univ. of Pittsburgh, Dept. of Rehabilitation Science and Technology)

RESNA Annual Conference (2019)

Repeatability of a novel laboratory method for characterizing lateral and anterior stability properties of wheelchair seat cushions

June 1, 2019

Alexandra Delazio, David Brienza, Patricia Karg (Univ. of Pittsburgh, Dept. of Rehabilitation Science and Technology)

RESNA Annual Conference (2019)

Reliability of a standard test for wheelchair cushion envelopment characteristics

June 1, 2019

Jenna Freedman, Patricia Karg, David Brienza, Sandra Arias-Guzmán, Keerthana Kalliat, Alexandra Delazio (Univ. of Pittsburgh, Dept. of Rehabilitation Science and Technology)

RESNA Annual Conference (2019)

Impact damping test for wheelchair cushions: effect of calculation methods and new test metric

June 1, 2019

Sandra Arias-Guzmán, David Brienza, Patricia Karg, Alexandra Delazio, Keerthana Kalliat, Jenna Freedman (Univ. of Pittsburgh, Dept of Rehabilitation Science and Technology)

RESNA Annual Conference (2019)