# CTE Resource Center - Verso - Patient Care Technician Task 1596691734

CTE Resource Center - Verso

Virginia’s CTE Resource Center

Perform passive range of motion (ROM) for the patient.

Definition

Performance should include an understanding that range of motion (ROM) is the normal movement of a joint and that, in order to be effective, ROM exercises should be performed five times each and at least twice a day.

Process/Skill Questions

  • When should range of motion (ROM) be performed?
  • What is the point of resistance?

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