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29-1122.00 - Occupational Therapists Bright Outlook

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Design and create, or requisition, special supplies and equipment, such as splints, braces, and computer-aided adaptive equipment.

29-2091.00 Orthotists and Prosthetists   Bright Outlook Bright Outlook  
  • Design orthopedic and prosthetic devices, based on physicians' prescriptions and examination and measurement of patients.
  • Select materials and components to be used, based on device design.
  • Construct and fabricate appliances or supervise others constructing the appliances.
  • Make and modify plaster casts of areas that will be fitted with prostheses or orthoses, for use in the device construction process.
  • Repair, rebuild, and modify prosthetic and orthopedic appliances.
29-2081.00 Opticians, Dispensing
  • Verify that finished lenses are ground to specifications.
  • Fabricate lenses to meet prescription specifications.
  • Assemble eyeglasses by cutting and edging lenses, and fitting the lenses into frames.
  • Grind lens edges, or apply coatings to lenses.
29-2036.00 Medical Dosimetrists Bright Outlook
  • Fabricate beam modifying devices, such as compensators, shields, and wedge filters.
  • Fabricate patient immobilization devices, such as molds or casts, for radiation delivery.
17-2031.00 Bioengineers and Biomedical Engineers Bright Outlook
  • Design and deliver technology, such as prosthetic devices, to assist people with disabilities.
  • Design or develop medical diagnostic or clinical instrumentation, equipment, or procedures, using the principles of engineering and biobehavioral sciences.
29-1023.00 Orthodontists
  • Design and fabricate appliances, such as space maintainers, retainers, and labial and lingual arch wires.

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