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Research Opportunity for Adults who Use Wheelchairs Full-Time

Study title: Falls and Fear of Falling in Adults who Require Wheelchairs for Locomotion To participate you must be an adult who : Is at least 18 years old Has a neurological diagnosis (such as but not limited to post-polio syndrome, spinal cord injury, multiple sclerosis) for at least 6 months. Use a wheelchair (manual or power) at least 75% of your mobility time inside your home and 100% of the time outside your home. Has a computer with internet access. Is able to read and understand English. If you are interested in completing an anonymous on-line survey about your medical condition, falls, risk of falling, and fear of falling, please access this link: asp?SID=183112 It will take you up to about 20 minutes to complete it.  People who complete the survey will be eligible for a drawing for a $20 gift card . Principal investigator and contact person : Carolyn (Kelley) Da Silva, PT, DSc 713-794-2087