Browsing: Autonomic dysreflexia

Health A cartoon boy sitting on a wheelchair with his hands on his head suffering from the onset-of-Dysreflexia

Reviewing A.D.… more time.

Today the Rollin RN is tackling AUTONOMIC DYSREFLEXIA and if you already know about it, then it’s time for a review! It’s one of those focuses that always should to be in the forefront of any spinal cords injury topics but I haven’t seen an article lately, so here is mine. When I taught nursing students, I preferred to train from experience and this article is no different.

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Selecting a Fitness Trainer Who Understands Your Disability

Experience is probably the most important attribute for a trainer to have when working with someone who has a disability. Training able bodied clients, and even elite athletes, can be taught through courses and books. The basics of training disabled clients can be taught as well, however it is the nuances between and within each disability that often can only be learned through experience.