Introduction and Learning Points
This activity explores the knowledge and skills required by health and social care staff to understand the effect that a stroke may have on a person’s ability to carry out activities of daily living.
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- Describe how the effects of stroke may impact on the individual’s ability to perform functional tasks
- Explain how to identify which activities an individual requires assistance with following stroke
- Explain the balance between ensuring an individual’s safety and promoting independence/autonomy following stroke
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