Protecting your skin is one of the most important things to do when you’re in a wheelchair. Things that play an important role in skin protection are pressure redistribution, minimizing shear forces and managing the microclimate. Vicair wheelchair cushions are designed to excel on all of these attributes, because: Air is the best medium to redistribute pressure Vicair compartment design creates stability, minimizing shear forces Vicair O2 wheelchair cushions provide temperature and moisture regulation due to their open structure