Custom versus Off-the-Shelf Seating for Patients Requiring Wheelchairs: Clinical Effectiveness, Cost-Effectiveness, and Guidelines


( Last Updated : October 23, 2015)
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RB0925-000

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  1. What is the clinical effectiveness of custom versus off-the-shelf seating for patients requiring wheelchairs?

  2. What is the cost-effectiveness of custom versus off-the-shelf seating for patients requiring wheelchairs?

  3. What are the evidence-based guidelines regarding the seating assessment of patients requiring wheelchairs?


Key Message

One systematic review was identified regarding the clinical effectiveness of custom versus off-the-shelf seating for patients requiring wheelchairs. In addition, three evidence-based guidelines were identified regarding seating assessments of patients requiring wheelchairs.