CTE Resource Center - Verso - Nurse Aide II Task 2068166696
Assist with applying and removing braces.
Assistance should include
- releasing straps
- removing brace
- checking pressure areas under brace
- ensuring client’s/resident’s/patient’s comfort
- storing brace in designated area
- describing charting procedure.
- Would braces be considered prosthetic or orthotic devices? Why?
- As you remove a brace, you notice a reddened area of skin. What would you do?
- What are some consequences of incorrect brace placement?
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