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Activities of Daily Living

February 15th, 2021


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    The patient's ability to perform important tasks around the house and outside, and whether they have any assistance from family, friends or home services.
  • Shopping
  • Cooking
  • Cleaning
  • Laundry
  • Toiletting
  • Showering
  • Administering medications
  • Significance

  • Without support, patients who are unable to perform their activities of daily living are at risk of living in squalor and of significant deterioration in health.
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