What is Speech, Occupational and Physical Therapies?

Category: Lifestyle Modifications

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Speech therapy, occupational therapy and physical therapy are often combined as part of a comprehensive plan following injury or serious illness and progressive disability to assist patients with specific challenges to daily living and to promote the highest level of independence attainable.

Reported purpose & perceived effectiveness
Purpose Patients Evaluations Perceived Effectiveness
Balance problems 2 1
General health 2 2
Spastic diplegia cerebral palsy 2 0
Dysarthria 1 1
Growths or tumors (dysplasia) 1 1
Motor skill difficulty 1 0

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  • Major
  • Moderate
  • Slight
  • None
  • Can't tell

Side effects

Side effects as an overall problem

Side effects as an overall problem
Severity Evaluations
Severe
0
Moderate
0
Mild
0
None
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Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Speech, Occupational and Physical Therapies

Side effect Patients

Why patients stopped taking Speech, Occupational and Physical Therapies

Multiple reasons could be selected

Reason Patients
Course of treatment ended 3
Did not seem to work 1
Expense 1
See all 5 patients who've stopped using Speech, Occupational and Physical Therapies

Duration

Stopped using Speech, Occupational and Physical Therapies

Duration Patients
Less than 1 month 2
1 - 6 months 2
1 - 2 years 1
Adherence
Adherence Evaluations
Always 2
Usually 1
Sometimes 0
Never taken as prescribed 1
Burden
Burden Evaluations
Very hard to take 0
Somewhat hard to take 0
A little hard to take 2
Not at all hard to take 2
Cost per month
Cost per month Evaluations
$200+ 0
$100-199 0
$50-99 0
$25-49 0
< $25 1
Not specified 3
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