Manual Wheelchair Individual Skills

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Skill #Skill Names
1Rolls forward short distance
2Rolls backward short distance
3Stops on command
4Turns in place
5Turns while moving forward
6Turns while moving backward
7Maneuvers sideways
8Picks objects from floor
9Relieves weight from buttocks
10Performs level transfers
11Folds and unfolds wheelchair
12Gets through hinged door
13Rolls longer distance
14Ascends slight incline
15Descends slight incline
16Ascends steep incline
17Descends steep incline
18Rolls across side-slope
19Rolls on soft surface
20Gets over obstacle
21Gets over gap
22Ascends low curb
23Descends low curb
24Ascends high curb
25Descends high curb
26Performs wheelchair-ground transfers
27Performs stationary wheelie
28Turns in place in wheelie position
29Rolls forward and backward in wheelie position
30Descends high curb in wheelie position
31Descends steep incline in wheelie position
32Ascends stairs
33Descends stairs