Save
Busy. Please wait.
or

show password
Forgot Password?

Don't have an account?  Sign up 
or

Username is available taken
show password

why


Make sure to remember your password. If you forget it there is no way for StudyStack to send you a reset link. You would need to create a new account.
We do not share your email address with others. It is only used to allow you to reset your password. For details read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.


Already a StudyStack user? Log In

Reset Password
Enter the associated with your account, and we'll email you a link to reset your password.
focusNode
Didn't know it?
click below
 
Knew it?
click below
Don't know
Remaining cards (0)
Know
0:00
share
Embed Code - If you would like this activity on your web page, copy the script below and paste it into your web page.

  Normal Size     Small Size show me how

MobilizationOrthoses

TermDefinition
4 goals of mobilization 1) Correction of deformities 2) substitute for loss of muscle function 3) provide controlled motion 4) Aid in wound healing
Factors of PROM limitation 1) Trauma 2) prolonged immobilization 3) excess swelling that creates dense scar tissue
When are the best results from mobilization orthotic provision attained? when the OT initiates intervetion soon after the edema and pain are managed
Best way to remodel tissue is: to provide tolerable force over time (low load, long duration)
Low load, long duration the relationship of length of time a stiff joint is held at end range & the resulting gain achieved with PROM--> most effective when orthoses are worn over long periods of time compared.
general goal for mobilization is to increase PROM by how many degrees a week? 10 degrees/wk [if PROM doesn't improve following 2wks of orthotic provision, a reevaluation of the orthosis, home program & intervention should be completed.
Goals of orthotic provision are to - substitute for loss of motor activity - prevent overstretching of nonfunctional muscles - prevent joint deformity
Mobilization orthosis postoperative client functions 1) control motion and precise alignment of the repaired tissues while minimizing soft-tissue deformity 2) maintain alignment of the MCP joints for healing structures while allowing guarded mvmts of fingers in daily activities
3 stages of healing 1) acute stage (inflammatory stage) 2) Proliferative stage 3) chronic stage
What occurs in the acute/inflammatory stage of healing? in response to trauma, vasodilation brings increased numbers of leukocytes to remove damaged cells and fibroblasts to begin the healing process
What occurs in the Proliferative stage of healing? occurs after the initial inflammation subsides and tissues are in the early stages of healing. As the need for leukocytes decreases, the working fibroblasts begin the process of collagen formation
What occurs in the chronic stage of healing? chronic stage is attained when the cells are realigned and the joint response to stress is a hard end feel. Collagen continues to remodel and reorganize based on the amount of stress applied to the wound so strength is added to the wound.
Types of mobilization orthoses 1) Serial-static orthotic provision 2)
Created by: tthoma53
 

 



Voices

Use these flashcards to help memorize information. Look at the large card and try to recall what is on the other side. Then click the card to flip it. If you knew the answer, click the green Know box. Otherwise, click the red Don't know box.

When you've placed seven or more cards in the Don't know box, click "retry" to try those cards again.

If you've accidentally put the card in the wrong box, just click on the card to take it out of the box.

You can also use your keyboard to move the cards as follows:

If you are logged in to your account, this website will remember which cards you know and don't know so that they are in the same box the next time you log in.

When you need a break, try one of the other activities listed below the flashcards like Matching, Snowman, or Hungry Bug. Although it may feel like you're playing a game, your brain is still making more connections with the information to help you out.

To see how well you know the information, try the Quiz or Test activity.

Pass complete!

"Know" box contains:
Time elapsed:
Retries:
restart all cards