Tips and tricks from people with spinal cord injuries (SCI).
Securing the wheelchair during transfers
A chain to attach the wheelchair to the bed frame makes transfers safer
A chain is attached to the bed frame by a hook. During transfers the user attaches the wheelchair frame with the chain so it does not roll away. She uses the same solution for transfers to the shower stool; she attaches the chain to the wheelchair wheel.
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Irene lives together with her husband in a house in the countryside. She is retired. She was injured in 1995 and has a low paraplegia. She does not have any assistance.
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