Hemorrhagic Conversion (CVA/Stroke) and Occupational Therapy

Definition of Hemorrhagic Conversion in Occupational Therapy An ischemic infarct converting into a hemorrhagic lesion. Prevalence and Cause Occurs in 10% of patients. More common in...

Donning/Doffing Rolyan Hemi Arm Sling Instructions (With Help and Independently)

Rolyan Hemi-Arm Sling Instructions   Donning With Help A B C D 1. Open hook-and-loop closures on arm cuff and chest strap (strap that is not attached...
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Kinesio Tape Subluxed Shoulder – Evidence-Based Occupational Therapy Treatment (2019)

  Research Systematic Review on Effectiveness of shoulder taping in Hemiplegia: provides sufficient evidence to suggest taping is a beneficial method for reducing pain and...
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Distinguishing Between Visual Field Cut (VFD) vs. Inattention & Neglect – CVA/Stroke

What is the difference between visual field cuts (VFD) and neglect? What is a field cut? What is inattention? Why does it often occur...