Compression Therapy For Ot's And Otas

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For OTA's and OT's it is a big challenge dealing with patients that have sever burns. These patients re going through both physical and psychological pain. It is a very slow process when it comes to the therapy for an acute born patient because first they must go through some type of healing process. To prevent the patient from hypotropical scars they must go through compression therapy. Compression garments are custom fitted to insure the patient is as comfortable as possible in the healing period. Compression garments re also key in getting patient back to retraining on ADL's. It is highly recommended to keep the skin lubricated to prevent patients from itching and cracking skin. The proper splint should be fitted for the patient as well
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