Profile Classification

Profile 29

Profile 29

Severe to moderate weakness in both shoulders.

Profile Group: G5

Functional Description: Both shoulders causing problems with movement.

Medical Description: Two upper limbs affected.

  • Able to perform movements below shoulder level.
  • Activities above shoulder level will be difficult or impossible to perform.
  • May need assistance with activities of daily living (ADL).
Upper Limbs Trunk Lower Limbs
Severe to moderate weakness of two limbs Not affected Not affected
Medical diagnoses (example):Participation:
Rheumatoid arthritis.
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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