PIP joint is hyperextended & DIP is flexed
What best describes the condition?
An OT is establishing a department in country long-term care hospice. When developing the policy and procedures for the documentation in the hospice, which document would me MOST useful?
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Uniform Terminology for Occupational Therapy
This document defines OT in relationship to performance areas and components. It also provides "common language" for Occupational therapists to describe individuals and their abilities.
A client with a history of cardiac disease had a MI 6 weeks ago. He can currently work 2 miles a day with no ill effect. He mentioned to his OT his fear of sexual activity and fears death or injury to the heart during sexual activity. Can you reassure your client that his stamina is adequate in terms of MET levels for sexual expression?
No, refer to primary physician
No, a brisk walk or climbing is not adequate enough in terms of MET levels for sexual activity
Yes, sexual activity is relaxing
Yes, a brisk walk or climbing is equivalent to MET levels of sexual activity.
A 4 month old infant shows strong prefence for his right hand when reaching at the midline. What should the OT conclude given the development of dominance in normal children?
Hand dominance is not developed until 1 year
Unilateraly precedes bilaterality in typical development
Hand dominance is developing appropriately
Further observation is needed due to possible right hand dysfunction
Further observation is needed