Correlation between Uncontrolled Diabetes and Osteomyelitis

Correlation between Uncontrolled Diabetes and Osteomyelitis Background Osteomyelitis is a bone infection caused by an infectious organism. Can affect any population or group. Rare, but...
Memory & Life Story Books for Dementia

Memory Books and Life Story Books for Dementia – Occupational Therapy

Introduction In my mental health rotation at an outpatient behavioral health setting, one of the previous students created a nostalgia book for one of the...

Laser-Pointer Therapy for Inattention/Neglect

Interventions for left neglect/inattention "The Dynavision is a large, computerized light board containing 64 small red square target buttons that light up randomly one at...
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Occupational Therapy One Handed Dressing Techniques (Hemiparesis, Stroke, Amputation)

Instructions are provided in step-by-step sequential order for clients to participate in dressing with one hand. Adaptive equipment may be used to aid with...
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A New OT Calculator – Manual Muscle Test (MMT)

I must have overlooked this one or just was not paying attention. While I thought initially, who needs a calculator for MMT? It's pretty...
Highest Occupational Therapy Salary by State

Highest 10 Occupational Therapist Salary by State

2020 Not yet available 2019 Top 10 Occupational Therapy Salary by State 1. Nevada $105,450 2. California $98,450 3. New Jersey $96,820 4. Arizona $95,180 5. Connecticut $92,770 6. Oregon $92,730 7. Virginia $91,970 8. Colorado $90,990 9. Alaska $90,340 10. New York $89,920 Top 5 Highest Occupational...

Complexity – A Challenge in Occupational Therapy Research

Introduction In general, when research involves humans, it is not as simple to study and attribute variables to an intervention compared to other methods and...

Skilled Nursing Rehab at Home: The END for SNFs? | Occupational Therapist Thoughts

https://youtu.be/w7QI1mHV6nU So a new study((Levine DM, Cueva MA, Shi S, et al. Skilled Nursing Facility Care at Home for Adults Discharged From the Hospital: A...

Is it a Headache or a Migraine?

What is the difference between a headache and a migraine? Headaches Mild, dull pressure Sensations mainly felt throughout the forehead or scalp Migraines Intense pulsing, throbbing ...

Do Non-slip Socks Actually Prevent Falls? | Occupational Therapy Practice

My attention was brought to a research article published in 2021 in the International Journal for Quality in Health Care titled, "Benefits and risks...