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Förflyttning till bubbelbadkar, (svensk text)

User on stool next to the bathtub
User on stool next to the bathtub

User lifts in legs
User lifts in legs

User sits on edge of tub
User sits on edge of tub

User lowers himself into the tub
User lowers himself into the tub

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Start » Transfer to whirlpool bath

Transfer to whirlpool bath

- an option for wheelchair users with strong arms

Description
The user transfers first to a shower stool (photo 1) which is right next to the whirlpool tub. Then he moves his legs in (photo 2), lifts himself to the edge (photo 3) and lowers himself into the bathtub (photo 4). He moves out of the tub backwards.

Authors comments
The user enjoys soaking in the whirlpool tub to relax.

Tip is dated from 2011

Categories for this tip
housing » bathroom, looking after ones health » keeping warm/ keeping cool, mobility » wheelchair transfer, self care » washing oneself, Tips and tricks from people with Low paraplegia (Th11- S1, ASIA A, B).

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