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Home-based care

How to move the patient

If the patient is weak, paralysed or unconscious and unable to move him/herself, the caregiver needs to change the position of the patient to prevent bedsores.

Using the toilet

Helping the patient with elimination is one of the most challenging aspects for both the patient and the caregiver. It is critical to respect the patient's dignity at all times.

Home-based care: pros and cons

Being able to care for a loved one at home is both rewarding and challenging. It is important to weigh up the pros and cons.

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