Referral/Screen or Evaluation… that is the ?

Conducting a screen from a referral is critical in identifying if a patient has had a change in condition, either improvement or decline, that is affecting his/her cognition, communication, swallowing, gait, balance, performance of functional activities or self care needs. Therapists must consider... Click here to read the rest of this article.

Referral/Screen or Evaluation… that is the ?2016-10-24T15:51:04+00:00

Gait Training: PT or OT? That should not be a question.

Occupational therapy’s scope of practice encompasses a broad range of clinical interventions for diverse patient populations throughout the healthcare continuum. Gait analysis and gait training, however, are NOT in the profession’s repertoire of evidence-based evaluative tools and treatment modes. These areas... Click here to read the rest of this article.

Gait Training: PT or OT? That should not be a question.2016-10-24T15:50:18+00:00