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Bodysuit simulates mobility issues for the elderly

Carers in Oxfordshire are experiencing life as an elderly patient for themselves.

A specially designed bodysuit, which restricts movement with weights and straps, is being used as part of training exercises.

It's designed to raise awareness of the restricted mobility many elderly people have when carrying out simple, everyday tasks.

Tom Turrell reports.

  • 15 Jan 2016
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