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Wheelchair Related Injuries From Choosing the Wrong Wheelchair

If you choose the wrong wheelchair for your fit or needs, you are at risk of secondary wheelchair related injuries. At KARMA we put a lot of emphasis on our users choosing a wheelchair that fits all of their requirements, not only their condition or diagnosis. Possible secondary wheelchair injuries Pressure ... Read more >
Karma Medical and Permobil enter into strategic partnership

Karma Medical and Permobil enter into strategic partnership

This agreement will enable more people living with disabilities to access and benefit from Permobil and KARMA’s innovative mobility, seating and positioning solutions and power assist devices. Permobil and Karma Medical have signed a memorandum of understanding focused on utilizing their respective strengths and distributing complementary products from each other’s ... Read more >
Why Lightweight Folding Electric Wheelchair (Power Wheelchair) Can Meet All Needs

Why Lightweight Folding Electric Wheelchair (Power Wheelchair) Can Meet All Needs

For many wheelchair users, a self-propelled wheelchair simply isn’t an option for them, as it goes without saying that to get around in this type of wheelchair, the user requires a fair amount of upper body strength. Of course, there is the option to use an attendant propelled wheelchair instead, ... Read more >
How to Choose Power Seat Functions For Power Wheelchair (Electric Wheelchair)

How to Choose Power Seat Functions For Power Wheelchair (Electric Wheelchair)

In the previous blog, we explored the different types of wheelchair chassis and seats a power wheelchair user could choose based on their daily activities and seating support needs. In this blog, we are going to discuss the power seat functions available for Karma power wheelchairs (Electric Wheelchair). The next question ... Read more >
How to Recommend the Best Wheelchair or Walker

How to Recommend the Best Wheelchair or Walker

Choosing the right walking aids or manual or electric wheelchair for your client should always start with discussing the client’s needs with a Physical, Occupational Therapist or doctor. From a rehabilitation point of view, we want to maximize the mobile function of a client. This means, for example, if the ... Read more >