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Activities of daily living (ADLs) are basic self-care tasks. Feeding, toileting, selecting proper attire, grooming, maintaining continence, putting on clothes, bathing, walking, and transferring (such as moving from bed to wheelchair) are all example of basic ADLS. Instrumental activities of daily living (IADLs} are more complex skills needed to successfully live independently. Handling transportation (driving…

Joint Replacements – Greenfield Rehab

Have you exhausted all your other options and now you are considering surgery? Did you know the need for total knee and hip replacement surgeries increases every year! Approximately 600,000 total knee replacements are performed in the United States each year. Approximately 350,000 total hip replacements are performed in the United States each year. By…

Arthritis Management | Greenfield Rehab

Arthritis is generally defined by inflammation in the joints. The most common form of arthritis is osteoarthritis, which is the degeneration of the bone and cartilage. Osteoarthritis often affects weight-bearing joints such as the hip, knee, spine, and thumb. Osteoarthritis is a degenerative disease that gets worse over time and can affect function in your…

Adaptive Equipment | Greenfield Rehab

Adaptive equipment is devices that are used to assist with completing activities of daily living such as dressing, bathing, grooming, etc. Adaptive equipment allows people to live more independently. As people age or lose function due to health problems they may need to use adaptive equipment. Some examples of Adaptive Equipment: Eating and Dining Divided…

Home IADLS-Greenfield Rehab March 2022

Activities of daily living (ADLs) are basic self-care tasks. Feeding, toileting, selecting proper attire, grooming, maintaining continence, putting on clothes, bathing, walking, and transferring (such as moving from bed to wheelchair) are all example of basic ADLS. Instrumental activities of daily living (IADLs} are more complex skills needed to successfully live independently. Handling transportation (driving…