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What does a occupational therapist do typically?

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Dr. Jay Rosenfeld
Physical & Rehabilitation Medicine
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Ot do a lot of different things.
They help people regain independence with things like dressing, bathing, toileting, showering etc after illness and other disabling conditions like strokes, head and spinal cord injuries. They also help people with who have problems with their hands like rheumatoid arthritis or who have had amputations of parts of the upper extremities.

In brief: See below

Ot do a lot of different things.
They help people regain independence with things like dressing, bathing, toileting, showering etc after illness and other disabling conditions like strokes, head and spinal cord injuries. They also help people with who have problems with their hands like rheumatoid arthritis or who have had amputations of parts of the upper extremities.
Dr. Jay Rosenfeld
Dr. Jay Rosenfeld
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