Flashcards in Dressing Upper Body Deck (19):
What is included in this category?
Dressing and undressing above the waist; applying or removing prosthesis/orthotics as needed
Retrieving items of clothing from closet or drawers
What is specifically assessed in this category?
The STEPS performed, NOT the # of articles of clothing
Are steps allowed to vary?
Yes (i.e., can perform 2 of 4 steps of one garment = 3 --> 50-74%)
What is one condition of this category?
The patient must be in clothes suitable for public - NOT bed clothes, pajamas, or hospital gown
Dressing steps for shirt?
Dressing steps for bra?
Dressing steps to tuck shirt (optional)?
Activity did not occur
...due to safety/medical limitation, no clothes, or refusal
...dresses upper body completely < 25% of steps; req 2 helpers (includes setup)
...Pt completes 25-49% of the upper body steps
...Pt completes 50-75% of the upper body steps
...Pt dresses upper body requiring some touching assistance, or assistance with fasteners or straightening clothing and patient completes 75% or more of the upper body steps
...Pt dresses upper body an requires assist in obtaining supplies or verbal coaxing cues or assist in donning O and P (ex: abdominal binder, TLSO, neck brace - not soft collar), or set-up, or VCs; dresses upper body with S
Mod I - NO HELPER
...gathers clothing and equipment, dresses upper body but at a slower pace (3x slower), or uses ADs, adaptive closures, or exhibits safety concerns
I - NO HELPER
...I dresses upper body including gathering items and dressing at normal pace (NO devices and NO safety concerns)
What is the minimum rating a patient can receive if a helper is NOT required?
6 = Mod I
What is the maximum rating a patient can receive if a helper is required?
5 = S/Setup
What is the maximum rating a patient can receive if touching is required?
4 = Min A