In a hand therapy clinic a patient comes in for an initial evaluation. The patient complains of tingling in the lateral aspect of her right arm when her hand is pronated. She also complains of having and a week power grip with difficulties cooking dinner for her family. What should the OT do next in the OT process?
A) Provide the patient with an elbow splint to prevent flexion
B) Encourage the patient to modify activities at home
C) Tap the lateral aspect of the right arm at the elbow
D) Have the patient perform nerve gliding exercises