Exploring the "so what" of function by Pamela E. Toto, MS, OTR/L
When you hear the word “function,” what image comes to mind?
Is it a runner on a treadmill or a bodybuilder lifting weights? Is it an image of increased range of motion in the shoulder joint or independence for a sit-to-stand transfer? Is it the ability of a person to climb out of the bathtub, plant a garden or change the curtains in the living room?