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Short takes: Computers Unlimited, Dr. Rory Cooper

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09/26/2017

Computers Unlimited launched three new mobile products at its annual users conference in September.

UPitt develops waterproof power wheelchair

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04/18/2017

PITTSBURGH – The University of Pittsburgh Human Engineering Research Laboratories (HERL) has designed, developed and constructed a patent-pending waterproof power wheelchair that runs entirely on compressed air.

UPitt targets consumer input

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03/27/2017

PITTSBURGH – If there’s one group of HME consumers that has an ongoing interest in incorporating new technology into their routines, it’s wheelchair users.

UPitt: ground zero for mobility apps

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12/18/2015

PITTSBURGH – While it may seem like there’s a disproportionately low number of mobile apps for wheelchair users compared to COPD or sleep therapy patients, researchers at the University of Pittsburgh are working hard to change that.

U.S. Rehab gets behind outcomes tool

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05/06/2015

WATERLOO, Iowa – U.S. Rehab has negotiated an exclusive license agreement with the University of Pittsburgh to give its members access to an up-and-coming outcomes tool.

UPitt seeks to cast wider net

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02/20/2015

The University of Pittsburgh recently announced the creation of the International Society of Wheelchair Professionals (ISWP). The project, which is being funded by a two-year, $2.3 million sub-award from the U.S.

Outcomes data collection program grows

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05/23/2014

PITTSBURGH – A University of Pittsburgh tool that’s keeping track of how patient function improves from the first to second clinical visit is growing.