New bus to help patients recovering from spinal injuries

The regional spinal centre at Salisbury District Hospital has just taken delivery of a specially-adapted bus to help patients get out and about more easily. Staff say it'll be a massive psychological boost.

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New mobility bus to get patients out and about

For patients who've suffered a serious spinal injury, coming to terms with their restricted mobility is a crucial part of their rehabilitation. Many can feel trapped, confined to hospital units and homes.

Salisbury District Hospital's regional spinal centre now has a specially-adapted bus to help patients travel more easily.

Staff say'll it'll be a huge psychological boost for patients who've suffered life-changing injuries. Martin Dowse went to see it arrive.

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