powered mobility device


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powered mobility device

Abbreviation: PMD
Any assistive device (such as a powered wheelchair, a lift chair, or a scooter) that improves the movement of the functionally impaired.
See also: device
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As the company expanded and demonstrated its products at regional and national shows, they continued to receive requests for a mobile device that would take a child on the beach and other outdoor locations where current battery powered mobility devices could not go.
Many seniors are purchasing powered mobility devices for these reasons.
Research in the past decade has shown that children as young as 24 months--an age by which able-bodied children are developing independent mobility skills--are able to safely operate powered mobility devices.