Transferring

The ability to move in or out of a chair, bed or wheelchair. This is one of the activities of daily living.

More Common Terms

  • Urinary Tract Infection (UTI) A UTI is an infection anywhere in the urinary tract which can cause confusion with the elderly and those with dementia. If the person has a sudden and unexplained change in behavior such as increased confusion, agitation, or withdrawal, this may be s...
  • Occupational Therapy Therapy that trains individuals to manage everyday tasks in order to promote independence in the home.
  • Pneumonia An infection and inflammation of lungs caused by bacteria, fungus or virus.

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