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Head Drop

  Dear DQ, I’m an OT that works with patients with dementia, and have a patient who has developed such stiff neck flexion that it is difficult for staff to feed her.  Initially with gentle PROM we could assist the ...

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How To Make Him Stop Picking at a Wound

As a reminder, I am not a physician.  You should not substitute my opinion for your own judgment.  But I do love these questions.  They clearly demonstrate that these issues are complex problems with shifting dynamics and no easy answer. ...

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Is It Just Me?

As a reminder, I am not a physician.  You should not substitute my opinion for your own judgment.  But I do love these questions.  They clearly demonstrate that these issues are complex problems with shifting dynamics and no easy answer. ...

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Opening a Contracted Hand

***  *** Can you give some suggestions for helping to unclench the hand that we can pass along to caregivers? It would be irresponsible of me to begin to answer this question without an all out disclaimer:  I am not ...

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