SAFE Medication Management for Patients with Physical Impairments of Stroke, Part One.

@article{Yetzer2015SAFEMM,
  title={SAFE Medication Management for Patients with Physical Impairments of Stroke, Part One.},
  author={Elizabeth A Yetzer and Karen Blake and Nancy Goetsch and Mary Shook and Marilyn St Paul},
  journal={Rehabilitation nursing : the official journal of the Association of Rehabilitation Nurses},
  year={2015},
  volume={40 4},
  pages={260-6}
}
PURPOSE This article focuses on the extensive impairments of stroke and their influence on medication management. The impairments of motor skills due to paralysis-loss of mobility and balance, lack of hand-to-mouth coordination, and difficulty swallowing-are discussed. A future article will discuss sensory impairments of vision, hearing, cognition… CONTINUE READING