Profile Classification

Profile 28

Profile 28

Both hips impaired causing walking difficulty.

Profile Group: G4

Functional Description: Able to walk – may need a walking aid.

Medical Description: Two lower limbs affected.

  • Both hips cause difficulties with walking.
  • Usually has a waddling gait.
  • Should be independent with activities of daily living (ADL).
Upper Limbs Trunk Lower Limbs
Not affected Not affected Severe to moderate weakness in both hips
Medical diagnoses (example):Participation:
Perthes disease, Bilateral dislocation of hips.
Inclusion Spectrum – modified, disability sport, parallel, separate.

This toolkit was taken from the Activity Alliance Profiling Toolkit Resource (http://www.activityalliance.org.uk/how-we-help/resources?utf8=%E2%9C%93&filter=Classification#article_count). The toolkit is based on the Activity Alliance Profile System designed by Dr Christine Meaden M.C.S.P., Ph.D. For any further information on the profile system or toolkit please contact Activity Alliance online or call them on 01509 227750.

In agreement with Activity Alliance, WDBS has revised each profile to suit snooker and billiards.

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