QOD 8: Contractures in a Patient with Huntington’s Disease (Neurology/Basic Care and Comfort)

QOD 8: Contractures in a Patient with Huntington’s Disease (Neurology/Basic Care and Comfort)

Question:

A 78-year-old patient with Huntington’s disease has developed contractures from muscle atrophy. The nurse is reviewing his information after he has been admitted to the long-term care facility. Which best describes an appropriate outcome for this patient?

Answer:

C. The patient will participate in range . . .