An infant with clubfoot will have his final cast removed today. Which member of the health care team can the nurse expect to be consulted?

Physical therapist

Explanation

• Leg, foot, and ankle exercises are important to improve the strength and motion of the infant's lower extremities after the cast is removed.

• A physical therapist should be consulted to develop an exercise plan for the patient.

• The other options are not needed for this patient at this time.

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