Care recipient (cr) sits in wheelchair much of the day and is uncomfortable

Try: Try using a wheelchair pad to minimize pressure ulcers ask a local wheelchair vendor for help in choosing the right one if cr is incontinent choose a pad that is lined with waterproof material for easier cleaning

Materials: Wheelchair pad

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

Information: n/a

References: wheelchair comfort tips by national caregiving institute available at

Keywords: Wheelchair pressure ulcers

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

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