Get your Health question answered in 3 easy steps
A Doctor will be with you shortly
Ask a Doctor Now
123 Doctors are Online

Have amputated toes, living in dimly lit, musty apartment, feeling cold draft. What are the safety hazards here?

69yr with two toes amputation living in a dimly, musty smell apartment all cluttered in a second story building with temperature 60 degree on the thermostat, cold draft can feel around the large window in the room. what are the safety hazard in this apartment and identify intervention that will improve client living conditon.
Asked On : Sat, 19 May 2012
Answers:  1 Views:  19
Report Abuse
Share on Facebook
Share on Twitter
Share on Google+
Diabetologist 's  Response

Good natural ventilation and cross ventilation with help in keeping the apartment cool.
Prevent still air.
The floor Vs window area ratio should be 1/3rd of the floor area.
Answered: Tue, 11 Jun 2013
I find this answer helpful
Disclaimer: These answers are for your information only and not intended to replace your relationship with your treating physician.
This is a short, free answer. For a more detailed, immediate answer, try our premium service [Sample answer]


Loading Online Doctors....
© Ebix, Inc. All Rights Reserved.
All the information, content and live chat provided on the site is intended to be for informational purposes only, and not a substitute for professional or medical advice. You should always speak with your doctor before you follow anything that you read on this website. Any health question asked on this site will be visible to the people who browse this site. Hence, the user assumes the responsibility not to divulge any personally identifiable information in the question. Use of this site is subject to our Terms & Conditions
Already Rated.
Your rating:

Ask a Doctor