Care recipient’s cr left hand is sore from learning to use left hand as his dominant hand

Try: Try to write slowly at first if cr writes too fast it could hurt his hand realize that in the beginning the left arm and hand muscles will be quite sore this is due to training muscles that cr’s right hand already uses be sure to rest arm and hand often overuse can lead to injury don’t expect results in just one day it takes lots of time

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Categories: Sage, Topic, Maintenance, Medical Physical, Personal, Mobility, Needs Some Assistance, Needs Much Assistance

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References: how to write with your left hand if right handed by leigh mclean 2011 available at www wikihow com

Keywords: Stroke right side paralysis left hand writing reaching grasping

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