# CTE Resource Center - Verso - Health Assisting Careers Task 133354719

CTE Resource Center - Verso

Virginia’s CTE Resource Center

Assist with the application and removal of braces, supports, and prosthetic devices.


Assistance should include differentiation of prosthetic and orthotic devices.

Process/Skill Questions

  • What is the difference between a prosthetic and an orthotic device?
  • Why is it important that these devices are applied correctly?
  • Where would you find directions about how devices are to be applied?
  • What are the signs of impaired circulation?
  • What are the signs of skin breakdown?

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