This activity explored 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.
You should now be able to:
- Describe how the effects of stroke may impact on an individual’s ability to perform daily living activities
- 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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