Assessment in Acute Care 3 videos
Assessment in Acute Care
Guidelines for Assessment of Body Functions & Structure
This video provides practical tips in the assessment of patients during the early stages of stroke recovery. Observe therapists demonstrating how to assess motor control and sensory status with acute stroke survivors.
Observation of a Patient Assessment
Observe a therapist perform an initial assessment. This video helps ‘pull it all together’ and begin the clinical reasoning process in order to determine the patient’s key problem areas.
Bedside Assessment of Swallowing
Acute stroke survivors may have difficulty swallowing, which could lead to aspiration. Observe a speech and language pathologist perform a bedside oral motor assessment and outline protocols for aspiration precautions.