Sitting in a wheelchair means: reaching things is certanly hard, talking with others is slightly awkward and last but not least that their users are always in a sitting position. Which is – to tell the truth – not very comfortable!
But how about standing in the wheelchair?
A team at National Cheng Kung University in Taiwan developed a battery-powered, joystick-controlled wheelchair that transitions from a sitting to a standing position with a push of a button.
Check it out here!