¿Puedo conducir un automóvil, doctor?: Evaluación para el manejo de automóviles en personas con discapacidad y su importancia en la rehabilitación

DANIELA GARCÍA P
2010 Revista médica de Chile (Impresa)  
One of the main objectives in the rehabilitation of people with disability is to give them the possibility of mobilizing independently and a car is a modern and effective tool for achieving this objective. It is essential to make a specific assessment that includes at least the visual, cognitive and motor area before determining whether the individual can drive a car, or also what kind of adaptations may be required. It is also essential to properly know the Traffic Law in force in our country
more » ... rce in our country to be able to guide the steps that the patient has to follow to obtain a driver's license. The objective of this review is to study deeply this interesting subject and all the edges that have been mentioned above. (Rev Med Chile 2010; 138: 243-250).
doi:10.4067/s0034-98872010000200015 fatcat:2jp5izmgefaetjimoodpzbcoke