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Seeing wheelchairs in a new light

May 20, 2009Liz Beaulieu, Editor

So I'm working on a story about a mobility specialist named Tom Rapp. It's an interesting story: In June, Rapp will begin selling lighting systems for power wheelchairs on his new Web site,, to improve their safety and style. I met Rapp at the HME Exposition & Conference in April. He was riding around in a tricked out wheelchair; he was hard to miss. Rapp hopes rehab providers will see the systems, whose installation he describes as “click and play,” as cash items...

On The Editor's Desk, WheelchairFx

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