FREE Occupational Therapist Question and Answers
A patient with COPD and fibromyalgia who received both diagnoses lately is being treated by an occupational therapist. Which of the ensuing duties ought to the occupational therapist assign to a helper?
Aides should be competent on transfers
A 60-year-old male has been identified as having CHF and COPD. During inpatient therapy, the patient had gained 10 pounds in total over the past three days. The occupational therapist should:
Prior to making any decisions concerning the patient's care, examine the intake and outflow.
A 20-year-old patient in a mental health lockdown facility on suicide watch seemed relieved to be getting out of there. Which of the following is most likely taking place?
The suicide plan may have been decided.
A patient with active TB and HIV has been given the go-ahead to get hand wound treatment from an occupational therapist. Which of the following safety gear should the occupational therapist wear?
It is not necessary to wear two pairs of gloves, but all safety precautions must be worn.
Which option from the list below accurately describes the TAM score?
Total flexion minus total extension = TAM score
In an outpatient orthopedic clinic, an occupational therapist is employed. The patient states, "I tore 3 of my 4 Rotator cuff muscles in the past," throughout the patient's history. Which of the following muscles can never be thought to be torn?
Teres minor, Infraspinatus, Supraspinatus, and Subscapularis make up the Rotator Cuff.
Which of the following should an occupational therapist undertake while teaching pulmonary exercises to a patient with COPD?
Purse lip breathing will expand bronchial airways, which will reduce the amount of air released.