UAB Spinal Cord Injury Model System

Transfers

Mobility
A chapter from the Spinal Cord Injury Patient – Family Teaching Manual published by the Regional Spinal Cord Injury Center of the Delaware Valley (RSCICDV) at Thomas Jefferson University Hospital and Magee Rehabilitation Hospital. Spanish

Lift Transfers of Patients (PDF)
Offer rehabilitation care providers and consumer caregivers a step-by-step instructions and photo illustration on performing common activities. This and other Tipsheets are provided by the University of Alabama at Birmingham Spinal Cord Injury Model System (UAB-SCIMS).

Assisted Transfers of Patients (PDF)
Offer rehabilitation care providers and consumer caregivers a step-by-step instructions and photo illustration on performing common activities. This and other Tipsheets are provided by the University of Alabama at Birmingham Spinal Cord Injury Model System (UAB-SCIMS).

How To Drive and Do a Transfer from Car to Wheelchair
“How To” video from the Rehabilitation Research and Training Center (RRTC) on Secondary Conditions in the Rehabilitation of Individual with Spinal Cord Injury

How To Transfer from Wheelchair to Car
“How To” video from the Rehabilitation Research and Training Center (RRTC) on Secondary Conditions in the Rehabilitation of Individual with Spinal Cord Injury

How To Do a Floor Transfer
“How To” video from the Rehabilitation Research and Training Center (RRTC) on Secondary Conditions in the Rehabilitation of Individual with Spinal Cord Injury

How To Transfer from Wheelchair to Bed
“How To” video from the Rehabilitation Research and Training Center (RRTC) on Secondary Conditions in the Rehabilitation of Individual with Spinal Cord Injury

Safe Transfer Technique
This consumer factsheet was produced through a collaboration between the Model Systems Knowledge Translation Center (MSKTC) and the Spinal Cord Injury (SCI) Model Systems. These materials undergo expert and consumer reviews to ensure they are up-to-date, evidence-based, and consumer-friendly.