This complete guide helps caregivers, family members, and stroke survivors understand the day-to-day issues faced by care providers. It guides readers through every stage of care, from explaining different kinds of strokes to understanding personality changes brought on by the illness. Other topics covered include how to prevent strokes from recurring, making the home safe and comfortable, returning to work after a stroke, and preventing caregiver burnout.clear instructions on how to direct emergency personnel to the street address of the house ac a personal emergency ... Outdoor safety features should include: ac ramps for access on uneven ground ac a deck with a sturdy railing ac outside doors that are locked or have alarms ac a hidden key outside ac enough light to see walkways at night ac nonslip step surfaces in good repair ac stair handrails fastened to theiranbsp;...
|Title||:||The Comfort of Home for Stroke|
|Author||:||Maria M. Meyer, Paula Derr, Jon Caswell|
|Publisher||:||CareTrust Publications - 2007-01|