Saturday, November 17, 2018

Services

The Department of Neurological Rehabilitation has got well equipped Physiotherapy and Occupational therapy sections. They cater to the needs of both out-patients and inpatients of Neurological Rehabilitation ward and other Departments and wards of the Institute.

OCCUPATIONAL THERAPY

Occupational therapy enables people to do the day-to-day activities that are important to them despite impairments, activity limitations or participation restrictions or despite risks for these problems. Occupations are another name for these day-to-day activities.

Services include:

  • Evaluating and providing intervention in collaboration with the client, family, care giver, or others
  • Developing, improving, sustaining, or restoring skills in activities of daily living (ADL), work or productive activities, and play or leisure
  • Identifying and facilitating engagement in meaningful and healthy occupations
  • Developing, remediating, or restoring sensorimotor, cognitive, or psychosocial components of performance
  • Educating the client, family, care giver, or others in carrying out appropriate nonskilled interventions

 

ORTHOTIC SECTION

There is an orthotist alongwith an orthotic assistant in the orthotic section

Services include:

  • Upper limb orthoses like resting hand splint, short cock-up splint
  • Lower limb orthoses like ankle foot orthosis, knee –ankle foot orthosis
  • Spinal orthosis- AP jacket

URODYNAMIC LABORATORY

  • We have got one technician for Urodynamic laboratory.
  • Urodynamic study is done for both inpatients and outdoor patients of the hospital.