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Förflyttningar med glidbräda till och från toaletten, (svensk text)

User transfers to the toilet using a sliding board
User transfers to the toilet using a sliding board

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Transfers with sliding board to and from the toilet

- reduces pain in chest and shoulder muscles

Description
The user uses the sliding board for all transfers. For transfers to and from the toilet, he uses the small ‘Easy Glide' sliding board from HandiCare.

Authors comments
The user used to transfer without a sliding board. He wanted to be "capable." But he had constant pain in his chest and shoulder muscles, which disappeared when he started using the sliding board.

Purchased from
Sliding board in Sweden: Handicare, www.handicare.se (last checked May 2017)

Paid for by
County Council

Tip is dated from 2012

Categories for this tip
mobility » wheelchair transfer, Tips and tricks from people with Low tetraplegia with partly function in arms/hands (C7- Th1, ASIA A, B).

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