How can pressure sores be averted?

Silla de ruedas que viven

Vivir en una silla de ruedas presenta otros problemas, tales como las úlceras por presión. Si bien algunas personas pueden salir de la silla de ruedas para ponerse de pie, algunos no pueden salir de la silla de ruedas que no sean para pasar de una silla a otra. Constante sesión puede causar úlceras por presión de la constante presión en las nalgas y la parte posterior de las piernas.

Hay muchos productos en el mercado para ayudar con este problema, de cojines de aire de espuma de memoria. Estos productos pueden ayudar a aliviar la presión, de mantenimiento de las úlceras por presión y hacer que aparezcan sentados incómodos. Los mismos tipos de productos están también disponibles para las sillas estándar, no sólo las sillas de ruedas.

Otras adiciones para sillas de ruedas, incluye banderas de seguridad, reflectores, luces intermitentes y otros equipos de seguridad para sillas de ruedas. Estos elementos permiten a los conductores ver a una persona en silla de ruedas? Una persona en silla de ruedas puede estar fuera de vista cuando esté en frente de más alto vehículos.

Vivienda posible que tenga que ser modificado mediante la adición de barras de apoyo al cuarto de baño y cocina. Las rampas se pueden añadir para que la persona no tiene que tratar de rueda hasta incluso un pequeño step-up en el hogar.

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