Care recipient (cr) is bed ridden and can’t move his fingers too well

Try: Instruct the cr to push his fingers and hand against the mattress several times a day to strengthen them celebrate every little gain even if it’s just a twitch in the cr’s fingers

Materials: n/a

Categories: Sage, Topic, Medical Physical

Information: n/a

References: Adapted from fine tuning tips for improving fine motor skills stroke connection magazine september october 2003 available at

Keywords: Fine motor skills weak hands hands fingers

*This information is listed as a Tip and is not explicitly medically licensed

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