Chapter 57 Disability
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A reserved area, clearly marked, near the building entrance and _____ wide access aisle permits opening car doors for exiting and reboarding).
13-feet (8-foot car space with 5-foot)
A _______ walkway is needed for wheelchair accommodation
The dental chair should be able to lower to _______ from the floor and accessible from both sides for wheel-chair transfer
An easily grasped handrail height ____ inches is needed on both sides
The entrance to the office needs to have a lightweight door with a lever type of handle that opens (has a clearance of) at least ___ inches for a person
Functional ability refers to the ability of an individual to accomplish
daily living skills (bathing, toothbrushing, dressing, etc.).
High Function Level: ADL/IADL LEVEL __
- The high-functioning, self-care group includes those capable of flossing and brushing their own teeth
Moderate Functioning Level: ADL/IADL Levels 1 & 2
The moderate-functioning, partial-care group includes those capable of carrying out at least part of their oral hygiene needs but who require considerable training, assistance, and direct supervision
Low Functioning Level: ADL/IADL Level __
- The low-functioning, total-care group includes those who are unable to attend to their own care and are therefore dependent
When a patient _________ use of a dentifrice may be contraindicated
cannot control saliva, rinse, or expectorate,
A One-person Lift also called the _______ can be used when __________
- “stand and pivot” technique
- a patient can support his or her own weight.
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