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BioMed Research International
Volume 2014, Article ID 509898, 8 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2014/509898
Research Article

Measurement of Hand/Handrim Grip Forces in Two Different One Arm Drive Wheelchairs

1Brighton Doctoral College, University of Brighton, Aldro 49 Darley Road, Sussex, Eastbourne BN20 7UR, UK
2University of Brighton, Robert Dodd, 49 Darley Road, Sussex, Eastbourne BN20 7UR, UK
3Neater Solutions, 12 Burlington Road, Derbyshire, Buxton SK17 9AL, UK

Received 27 January 2014; Revised 19 May 2014; Accepted 26 May 2014; Published 19 June 2014

Academic Editor: Sonja de Groot

Copyright © 2014 Anne Mandy et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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