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Pain

Pain is a limitation that can be acute or chronic, severe or mild, numbing or sharp.

Pain is a limitation that can be acute or chronic, severe or mild, numbing or sharp. It can be caused by a variety of impairments and can affect individuals in different ways. For more information on accommodation ideas for chronic pain, see JAN's A to Z: Chronic Pain. Accommodations can come in a variety of solutions for a specific limitation. See below for some ideas to help you get started.

Solutions:

An alternative mouse is a variation of the "traditional" mouse. Alternative mice usually are designed to help accommodate individuals with various fine motor limitations, spasticity, or other gripping limitation. For example, an individual who cannot grip a traditional mouse due to arthritis, carpal tunnel, or a hand injury may be able to move a cursor effectively with a glidepoint, trackball, joystick, or other device.