stand-by assistance

stand-by assistance

Help provided to a person who cannot complete an activity of daily living on his own, e.g., the prevention of falls and injuries.
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I No response: Total assistance II Generalized response: Total assistance III Localized response: Total assistance IV Confused-agitated: Maximal assistance V Confused-inappropriate, non-agitated: Maximal assistance VI Confused-appropriate: Moderate assistance VII Automatic-appropriate: Minimal assistance for daily living skills VIII Purposeful-appropriate: Stand-by assistance IX Purposeful-appropriate: Stand-by assistance on request X Purposeful-appropriate: Modified independent
The agency underscored the international assistance in place for Pakistan as well as the potential for more favourable conditions for the International Monetary Fund's stand-by assistance programme.
His upper and lower extremity strength remained 5/5 bilaterally, and he was able to ambulate steadily with only stand-by assistance.