The Manual Wheelchair Training Guide
Written by Peter Axelson, Denise Chesney, Jean Minkel, and Anita Perr
Illustrated by Clay Butler
Published by: PAX Press, a division of Beneficial Designs, Inc., Santa Cruz, California
This unique book is designed to help consumers and health care professionals better understand and use manual wheelchairs. The book provides objective information about manual wheelchairs in easy-to-understand language.
All the information contained on this page, and the Acrobat PDF files are © 1998 by PAX Press, a division of Beneficial Designs, Inc., Santa Cruz, California. All rights reserved. Any use of this information without the permission of Axelson P, Chesney D, Minkel J, Perr A, and PAX Press, a division of Beneficial Designs, Inc., Santa Cruz, California is strictly prohibited.
For a copy of the complete book (price: $20.00) contact (Please note, this is a new address as of January 2001):
P.O. Box 69
Minden, NV 89423-0069
You can print out the order form in either MSWord Format or in .PDF format. Once you have printed it, fill it in and either fax or mail it to the PAX Press address.
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If this technology is new to you and you wish to have more information about it, please consult the resource in WheelchairNet's Town Hall called "What is a PDF file anyway?" If you have a visual impairment and are using a screen reader, use the HTML version.
If you like this resource you may want to view The Powered Wheelchair Training Guide
Last Updated: 3-2-2006