Nursing diagnosis – IMPAIRED PHYSICAL MOBILITY

ShareIMPAIRED  PHYSICAL  MOBILITY DEFINITION Limitation in independent, purposeful physical movement of the body or of one or more extremities DEFINING CHARACTERISTICS • Gait changes, postural instability; difficulty turning • Limited ROM; ability to perform fine and gross motor skills • Movement-induced tremor, uncoordinated or jerky movements • Slowed and/or uncoordinated movements; reaction time. • Substitution [...]