Care recipient (cr) has weak arm strength and finds it hard to push him herself in a wheelchair without assistance

Try: Try using spoked wheelchair wheels; spoked wheels are lighter than molded mag wheels; these wheels are often a long term cost saver; the most common type of damage is to the spokes and these can be easily replaced without replacing the entire wheel

Materials: Spoked wheelchair wheels

Categories: Sage, Topic, Medical Physical, Mobility, Mobile, Needs Some Assistance, Needs Much Assistance

Information: n/a

References: manual wheelchaur help 2008 by sherman oaks medical supplies available at www shermanoaksmedical com

Keywords: Wheelchair pushing wheelchair

*This information is listed as a Tip and is not explicitly medically licensed

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