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Bathroom safety

Bathroom safety

Overview

Staying safe in the bathroom is important for people with joint pain, muscle weakness, physical disability, or other condition that impairs mobility.

Review Date 5/12/2018

Updated by: Laura J. Martin, MD, MPH, ABIM Board Certified in Internal Medicine and Hospice and Palliative Medicine, Atlanta, GA. Also reviewed by David Zieve, MD, MHA, Medical Director, Brenda Conaway, Editorial Director, and the A.D.A.M. Editorial team.