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Motor skills - are the learned ability to cause a predetermined movement outcome with maximum certainty. Motor learning is the relatively permanent change in the ability to perform a skill as a result of practice or experience. Performance is an act of executing a motor skill. The goal of motor skills is to optimize the ability to perform the skill at the rate of success, precision and to reduce the energy consumption required for performance. Continuous practice of a specific motor skill will result in a greatly improved performance. One should note that not all movements are motor skills. Motor skills are movements and actions of the muscles. Typically, they are categorized into two groups; Gross and fine. Gross motor skills require the use of large muscle groups to perform tasks like walking, balancing, and crawling. The skill required is not extensive and therefore are usually associated with continuous tasks. Much of the development of these skills occurs during early childhood. The performance level of gross motor skill remains unchanged after periods of non-use. Gross motor skills can be further divided into two subgroups: locomotor skills, such as running, jumping, sliding, and swimming; and object-control skills such as throwing, catching and kicking. Fine motor skills require the use of smaller muscle groups to perform smaller movements with the wrists, hands, fingers, and the feet and toes. These tasks that are precise in nature, like playing the piano, writing carefully, and blinking. Generally, there is a retention loss of fine motor skills over a period of non-use. Discrete tasks usually require more fine motor skill than gross motor skills. Fine motor skills can become impaired. Some reasons for impairment could be injury, illness, stroke, congenital deformities, cerebral palsy, and developmental disabilities. Problems with the brain, spinal cord, peripheral nerves, muscles or joints can also have an effect on fine motor skills, and decrease control.
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Transparent cup with a cut out area for the nose helps prevent spills while allowing liquid intake monitoring in Clear or Tinted. Maddak Arthwriter Hand Aid - Arthritis Grip Assist Tool Kinsman Solid Handle Rocker Knife
Nosey Cup by Providence Spillproof
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HPMS Price $5.79

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Maddak Arthwriter Hand Aid - Arthritis Grip Assist Tool
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HPMS Price $11.99

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Kinsman Solid Handle Rocker Knife
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HPMS Price $12.79

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Nose Cut Out Cup Helps Prevent Spills in Comfort While Allowing Liquid Intake Monitoring! Enjoy drinking without the need to bend your the neck or tilt your head. Great as a dysphagia cup. Dishwasher safe. Size, color & quantity options.
Get a grip with this versatile tool that helps those with hand, finger or other disabilities interrupting your ability to take care of your daily living. Eating, writing, grooming and performing other daily activities will become once again achievable. 3" diameter round with a 3/4" center opening also has a flat side to set upon.
Designed for one-handed use, solid stainless rocker knife cuts your meat and other foods very easily. Especially helpful for those suffering with Parkinson's.
Swiveling Lotion Applicator by Maddak Scooper Bowl With Suction Cup Base by Maddak Gymnic Classic Exercise Ball
Swiveling Lotion Applicator by Maddak
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HPMS Price $22.99

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Maddak Scooper Bowl With Suction Cup Base
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HPMS Price $9.39
Gymnic Classic Exercise Ball
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HPMS Price $28.19
Reduce the need to bend, stretch or strain yourself or those you care for with the velvety soft, high end, cosmetic grade applicator. Its 23" (58.42) long handle will help extend your reach to apply lotion to difficult areas such as the back or feet. Replacement sponges also available. Great gift idea!
Suction cup helps keep bowl firmly in place. Scooper bowl design aids in utensil use without spilling. Enhance Fitness and Motor Activities with Fun, Functional Fitness Ball! Versatile exercise ball available in various size & color options. Perfect for rehabilitation, exercise and fitness.
Norco Leg Lifter Reach N Scratch Bendable Back Scratcher by Kinsman Combination Button Aid/Zipper Pull Dressing Aid
Norco Leg Lifter
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HPMS Price $11.59

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Reach N Scratch Bendable Back Scratcher by Kinsman
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HPMS Price $14.99

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Combination Button Aid/Zipper Pull Dressing Aid
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HPMS Price $15.99

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Get a Leg Up on Getting Your Leg Up with the Norco Leg Lifter! Leg lifting assistance for those who have had total hip replacement surgery or those with limited mobility raise or lower their legs. Blue.
Now You Can Reach the Unreachable Itch! Bendable handle ideal to for getting those hard to reach places. Suitable for all ages.
Increase independence for yourself or those you care for with this easy to grip, comfortable to hold dressing aid. Wood and rubber handle with button and zipper aid at each end is ideal for those with limited hand/finger mobility or issues with fine motor skills.
SureFit™ Plastic Food Guard SIP-TIP® with Select-Flow Valve by Ark Therapeutic Lamp Switch Enlarger - 2 pack
SureFit™ Plastic Food Guard
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HPMS Price $7.69

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SIP-TIP® with Select-Flow Valve by Ark Therapeutic
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HPMS Price $25.99

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Lamp Switch Enlarger - 2 pack
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HPMS Price $6.54

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Dining Independence - Food Guard Reduces Spills, Frustration & Encourages Nutrition! The ideal dining aid for keeping food on your plate and help getting food on your utensil. Durable microwave and dishwasher safe plastic guard fits most 8" to 10-3/4" plates. Color options.
The Sip-Tip valve helps straws stay full of fluid, reducing the amount of air ingested and effort required.
No More Fumbling for the Lamp Switch or Finger Pain Trying to Turn it on! Easy to use lamp accessory for a stress-free grip and grasp of your lamp switch. White. 2 per pack.
Eggsercizer Hand Exerciser - Standard Size Airex Balance Pad Airex Coronella 185 Exercise Mat - 72"L x 23" W x .6"H
Eggsercizer Hand Exerciser - Standard Size
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HPMS Price $8.99
Airex Balance Pad
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HPMS Price $59.99

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Airex Coronella 185 Exercise Mat - 72"L x 23" W x .6"H
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HPMS Price $101.59

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Not only is it a great latex-free hand exerciser, but it also provides outstanding results as a finger exerciser, hand therapy ball and arthritis aid. Feels great in the hand, too, for sensory stimulation. Color/density level options. The Airex Balance Pad is a simple yet effective therapy and training tool. Impervious to water, easy to clean and long-lasting. Extremely Comfortable, Safe & Hygenic Fitness Mat! Airex gymnastic mats provide a maximum non-slip surface with soft, supple, cushioning, insulating and yielding protection against injuries. Suitable for Fitness, injury prevention, Pilates, Yoga &/or Physiotherapy/Rehab. 72" x 23" x 0.6" in Color options.
CanDo® Digi-Flex® Hand Exerciser CanDo® Gel Squeeze Hand Exercise Ball - Standard Dycem Non-Slip Rounds
CanDo® Digi-Flex® Hand Exerciser
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HPMS Price $14.45

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CanDo® Gel Squeeze Hand Exercise Ball - Standard
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HPMS Price $9.30

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Dycem Non-Slip Rounds
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HPMS Price $15.99
Develop isolated finger strength, flexibility and coordination by depressing each button or compress the entire unit for complete hand &/or forearm strengthening. Also great for musicians to use for finger and hand exercising. Progressive color-coded resistance level options. Available individually or in set options.   Hand Grip Strength & Conditioning Development in Progressive Options! Gel Squeeze Ball hand exerciser helps improve grip strength, dexterity, mobility and fine and gross motor skills. Available in color/resistance level individual options or as a set. This non-slip material grips on both sides making it ideal for wheelchair pads, cushions or dinnerware.  Easy to clean; available in blue or red in several size options.
Power Web Flex Grip Hand/Finger Exerciser Universal Built-Up Handle Set by Maddak SP Ableware Kinsman Triple Loop Quad Leg Lifter
Power-Web Flex Grip Hand, Finger, Thumb, Forearm & Wrist Exerciser
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HPMS Price $15.19
Universal Built-Up Handle Set by Maddak SP Ableware
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HPMS Price $19.59

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Kinsman Triple Loop Quad Leg Lifter
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HPMS Price $16.27

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Pyramid-shaped design that can be used to develop isolated finger strength, flexibility and coordination. Create a Comfortable Grip for Easier Eating, Grooming, Writing & More with Set of 4 Soft Ribbed Handles! Comfortable in the hand, it reduces the pain and cramping often associated with hand grip issues. Can be used for a variety of items.
Easy Leg Lifting for Help After Surgery, Getting In/Out of Bed or the Car! Ideal leg lifter for lifting a leg onto a wheelchair rest, bed or into a car.  Webbing material is reinforced with a metal rod; made of 1 inch heavy duty webbing. Navy Blue.
Jobst Stocking Donner Dyna-Band Exercise Band - Full Roll Providence Spillproof High Side Dish w/ Rim
Jobst Stocking Donner
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HPMS Price $27.99

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Dyna-Band Exercise Band - Full Roll
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HPMS Price $108.99

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Providence Spillproof High Side Dish w/ Rim
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HPMS Price $14.99

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Protect your hands and stockings with ease and in comfort! Portable, lightweight & durable Jobst Stocking Donner is a great help for anyone with trouble bending or hand dexterity issues while preventing snags or runs in your compression stockings. Standard or Large size options. Exercise bands bulk rolls are ideal for fitness and health centers that train for resistance fitness or rehabilitation. Half rolls measure 150 Feet. Color/Resistance level options. Regain dining independence and easy eating with the high side dish with rim. Useful high sides help provide a surface for food to be pushed against. Textured eating surface resists scratching and staining. Stackable for easy storage. Ideal for institutional or home use. Microwave and dishwasher safe. Color options.
Kinsman KE Deluxe Reacher One Handed Cutting Board by North Coast Medical No Rinse Bathing Wipes
Kinsman KE Deluxe Reacher
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HPMS Price $12.73
One Handed Cutting Board by North Coast Medical
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HPMS Price $39.59

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No Rinse Bathing Wipes by CleanLife
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HPMS Price $6.49
Magnetic tip and clip for easy storage. Available in 27" or 32"; sold each. Cut & Prepare Food with One Hand for Better Control and Accident Reduction! Durable rounded edge board with aluminum spikes to keep food secure while cutting and suction cup feet to keep board secured to surface. Dishwasher safe.
No water needed! 8 wipes provide full body bath. Alcohol free; can we warmed in the microwave. Sold each or in bulk.
No Rinse® Shampoo - 16 oz Evo Pen Writing Aid by evoOTware EvoOTware Easy Grip Eating Utensils
No Rinse® Shampoo - 16 oz
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HPMS Price $11.99

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Evo Pen Writing Aid by evoOTware
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HPMS Price $11.41

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EvoOTware Easy Grip Eating Utensil Set
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HPMS Price $20.45

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No rinsing required! Leaves hair fresh, clean and odor free. 16 oz, sold each or in bulk. More Comfortable Writing with Easy Grip Writing Aid! Help yourself or a loved one to enjoy writing again by eliminating uncomfortable hand grip pain and cramping with evo pen writing aid.
More Comfortable Dining with Easy Grip Utensil Dining Aid! Specifically designed with innovative ergonomic gripping positions, OTware works to be a reliable source of utensil comfort and control. Quantity options in left or right design.
   
 
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