Thursday, May 23, 2013

Indications for Treatment ...

Treatment is aimed at addressing all the areas of impairment. Because of the various types and the variety of presentations, a wide range of professionals is necessary to care for this population. The indications for occupational therapy are as follow: 

@ Fragile skin, easy bruising
@ Joint hypermobility and excessive dislocations
@ Poor tissue healing, wide and atrophic scars
@ Chronic joint pain
@ Osteopenia and postural changes
@ Impaired function or performance of activities of daily living (ADLs)
@ Decreased knowledge of condition and its impact on function

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