patients without a bone flap, who you have explained the need for a a helmet, ask if they will need it outside their home cause they dont want to be seen in it. patient has surgery on christmas eve, helmet ordered from orthotis but would not be supplied on 25-26 as bank holidays.
brain then explained to be jelly and it doesn't' take much to make it fall apart if they fall.
this was followed by the doctor on ward round saying the patient could mobilise with patient didn't hear was w"with helmet"
patient up and walking around ward, should be on bedrest