Choosing a wheelchair is a crucial decision for many disabled people, because getting the right chair set-up can greatly improve a person's function, quality of life, and long-term outcome. This not-for-profit film has been made to help, it features leading experts.
Title sponsor: Withy King. Main sponsors: Unwin Safety Systems, Fiorella, Contour886 and Lewis Reed. Industry sponsors: Sunrise Medical, South West Seating and Terrainhopper.
This online version of the film is highly compressed, so that people with modest broadband connection speeds can watch it. The film will also be available in higher respolutions and on DVD in due course, including versions for training and staff development (email: firstname.lastname@example.org)
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or visit the film's website: choosingawheelchair.com
Our previous films demonstrate the value of good quality and accessible information, such as the award-winning Spinal Injury Patient Film, which is now widely used. You can view it here: spinalinjury.tv
This film's content has been verified by recognised experts who volunteered their services, they deserve our thanks.
The film is an independent production, produced at-cost and co-funded by Glory Film Co. as part of its charitable and humanitarian initiatives.
Choosing a Wheelchair has also been funded through sponsorship; however sponsors had no control over the film's final editorial content. This approach guarantees the film's integrity, and ensures its credibility within the healthcare profession.
Please contact us for more information, to get a high-res version of the film, to embed the film, or to sponsor DVD copies. Your email enquiry is welcome, as are your comments - we seek feedback!