Resident Physician Washington University / BJC St. Louis, Missouri, United States
Return to driving after right neuromusculoskeletal lower limb impairments can be challenging, especially Individual-level factors such as level and cause of limb loss as well as system-level factors such as access to rehabilitation programs, and policy level factors such as vehicle modification requirements affect return to driving rates. This symposium focuses on presenting limb loss related driving impairments, overview of individual, system and policy level factors, and accepted rehabilitation protocols and vehicle modifications.
Describe driving impairments related to right lower limb loss
Discuss individual, system and policy level factors affecting return to driving for this population
Guide persons with limb loss regarding driving rehabilitation and vehicle modifications