Our clinicial team at Seating Matters is made up of Occupational Therapists, Nurses, and a Doctor of Physical Therapy so we have a unique understanding of our patient needs when it comes to seating.

We are changing the world of healthcare seating and through this blog we are educating fellow clinicians with informational videos and how to articles,  as well as sharing key industry news, and highlighting research to support evidence based practice.

SARAH’S STORY

Sarah was periodically assessed over 2 months in her care home. She was a 62 year old resident with early Alzheimer’s ...

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FAQ: How To Adjust Lateral Supports

An important part of seating a patient in a chair is achieving midline position where possible. One of the ways we ...

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Martina Tierney OT September 12, 2019 /

in Posture, FAQ

THE IMPORTANCE OF GOOD POSTURE IN SITTING

Posture Can Kill! It sounds extreme but it’s true. We’re going to look at how a bad posture can ultimately result in ...

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HOW OFTEN SHOULD A PATIENT BE REPOSITIONED IN A CHAIR?

At Seating Matters, a commonly asked question we are approached with is, how often should I reposition my patient?...

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SEATING vs BED REST FOR POSTURE & PRESSURE CARE

Bed rest has been prescribed to patients for hundreds of years for those suffering from illness or injury or ...

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*Note: The purpose of this blog is to give an overview of the product with some tips to consider on its use. This is not intended to be a substitute for professional or medical advice, diagnosis, prescription or treatment and does not constitute medical or other professional advice. For advice with your personal health or that of someone in your care, consult your doctor or appropriate medical professional.