Nursing diagnosis – IMPAIRED WHEELCHAIR MOBILITY

ShareIMPAIRED  WHEELCHAIR  MOBILITY DEFINITION Limitation of independent operation of wheelchair within environment DEFINING CHARACTERISTICS • Impaired ability to operate a manual or power wheelchair on curbs, even surfaces, uneven surfaces, and/or an incline or a decline RELATED FACTORS • Cognitive impairment • Environmental constraints • Deconditioning • Impaired vision • Deficient knowledge • Limited endurance [...]