Carl needs assistance to perform daily activities
Assistance would, if provided without special precautions, lead to the risk of physically overloading the caregiver. However, these patients are able to actively contribute to the movement and it is important that they maintain or improve this capacity as far as possible. The assistance provided for Carl might include transfers using a standing and raising aid.
- Is able to partially weight bear on at least one leg.
- Often sits in a wheelchair and has some trunk stability
- The yellow of Carl’s t-shirt indicates that there is risk of dynamic and static overload to the caregiver if the correct equipment is not used
- Stimulation of functional mobility for Carl is very important