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Why does the physical therapist discourage a CVA patient with a flaccid upper extremity to lie supine in bed for long periods of time?



A. The position can cause shoulder-hand syndrome
B. The position increases an inferior subluxation
C. The position increases and reinforces increased tone in the scapula and shoulder
D. The position increases tone in the pectoralis

This question is part of PQG4 Part 4 of 4
Asked by Prctcdmywy, Last updated: Apr 11, 2018

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Answered on Apr 10, 2018

The position increases and reinforces increased tone in the scapula and shoulder
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