A patient is having difficulty using the right upper extremity because of fluctuating muscle tone after a CVA. Select the best treatment for the high muscle tone prior to activities, according to neurodevelopmental treatment.
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Before a planned activity with the affected upper extremity the patient uses it for weight bearing whether standing or sitting.
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