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.

Why Carry Out A Randomised Control Trial?

At Seating Matters we frequently make reference to our clinical research project, carried out by Ulster University. ...

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Martina Tierney OT December 12, 2017 /

in Clinical Research

Early Mobilization Using Seating Matters Chairs

Prolonged bed rest and immobility contribute negatively to the physical function, pressure management and quality of ...

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Comfortable and Safe Seating in Care Facility is a Success in Reducing Falls for Dementia Residents

It is always such a joy to hear and see our chairs being used to help so many people and assist clinicians to achieve ...

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Choosing The Right Chair for Someone Living with Alzheimer's Disease

Today I want to share with you the story of Katy Gartside and her family.  They came up against an issue that we see ...

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Manual Handling Advice PART 3: FAQs By You

Manual handling is an area I am often asked about and it is important to know different techniques that will assist ...

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Manual Handling Advice PART 2: Using An Active Hoist or Patient Lift To Transfer Clients Into A Monaco & Atlanta


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Manual Handling Advice PART 1: Using A Passive Hoist To Transfer Clients Into A Phoenix and Sorrento.


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Tissue Viability Nurse Uses Seating Matters Chairs as Part of Her Award Winning Care.

Award winning tissue viability nurse Deborah Gleeson has been instrumental in making changes to pressure care at ...

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Why You Should be Using 45 Degree Tilt in Space

  "If a person needs assistance with maintaining an upright position, what sitting angle should they be in?" "If a ...

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Martina Tierney OT July 26, 2017 /

in Tilt In Space

FAQ: Pressure Management In Seating Matters Chairs

A pressure injury is a localised injury to the skin and/or underlying tissue, usually over a bony prominence caused ...

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