Hand Injuries and its implications on return to work

Expiry Date
: 01/08/2025
CPD Units
: 3.00 Points
: Not yet rated.

Occupational therapy techniques to help clients with hand injuries return to work

Keywords: Upper extremity, Vocational Rehabilitation, Work-related transitions

Reading material:

Educational Objectives

Educational Aim:
This study aimed to examine the existing evidence of vocational intervention for patients with hand injuries and the strategies involved to help them return to work.

Educational Outcomes:
Upon completion of this module practitioners should have a clear understanding of:

  1. Occupational therapists and their role in hands therapy

  2. Occupational therapy strategies for hands therapy
  3. How Occupational therapists help patients with hand injuries to return to work
  4. Difficulties for Occupational therapists when attempting to help patients return to work after injury.

Instructions for this Module

  • Read the supplied reading material and complete the quiz that follows;
  • You have three attempts to pass the quiz;
  • The pass grade is 70%;
  • You need to pass the quiz to claim your CPD certificate;
  • Please click on the CPD certificate link below to claim your CPD certificate and to update your CPD Manager.

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