The ideal resource for rehabilitation professionals who are working with or preparing to work with older adults! It describes the normal aging process, illustrates how health and social factors can impede an aging personas abilities, and demonstrates how to develop mechanisms for maximizing the well-being of older adults.Grab bars should be installed for showers and tubs, and insecure towel racks removed or replaced. Glass shower doors should be replaced with shower curtains. All areas need adequate lighting and nonskid surfaces (Christensen, 2004).
|Title||:||Functional Performance in Older Adults|
|Author||:||Bette R Bonder, Vanina Dal Bello-Haas|
|Publisher||:||F.A. Davis - 2008-10-31|