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Geriatric chair / Chair

Geriatric chair

Due to the growth of the age, the elderly will undergo physical decline and their lower limb muscle strength begins to decline gradually, thus, rising from the seats will be a tough job.
The design of the inclination angle of at seat bottom can shorten the distance between the center of the body weight and two feet while attempting to stand up. The design makes it possible for the upper limb to act as auxiliary role effectively after the armrest width and height measurement and analysis.


Southwest Jiaotong University

Southwest Jiaotong University
Chengdu, China

Guangchao Wei,
Southwest Jiaotong University

Junyan Zhang,
Southwest Jiaotong University