Chapter1, handbook

 

1. Guidelines - The guidelines are recommendations for health professionals or caregivers to help them reduce the number and severity of transfer musculoskeletal disorders using methods that have been found to be successful in nursing home environment. (Download the whole chapter on the right side of the screen).

 

2. Tool kit – The tool kit are for easier decision making by the health professional or caregiver. Here you can find transfer algorithms and risk assessment tools as well as assessments of functional level. (Download the whole chapter on the right side of the screen).

 

3. Teaching modules - how should we plan and teach in safe transfer techniques? The teaching modules will use integrated digital tools as well as traditional face-to-face class activities in a planned, pedagogically valuable manner. (Download the whole chapter on the right side of the screen). 

 

Authors:        Michael Smærup, VIA University College

                      Bodil Sørensen, VIA University College

Reviewer:      Cecilie Høegh Langvad, Aarhus Municipality

 

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