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COVID-19 (Coronavirus info)

Information and guidance for public, NHSGGC staff, and community-based services.  Hospital visiting restrictions now in place.


• Progressive contractures can cause further immobility, feeding difficulties, GORD, and choking.

• Physiotherapy can help with carer training; speech and language therapy/dietetic referral can reduce secondary sequalae. OT and wheelchair services may also be needed.

• If needed, refer to your local learning disabilities service for further advice/support.

Last Updated: 06 February 2015