buttonhook

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buttonhook

an adaptive device designed to help patients who have limited finger range of motion, dexterity, or weakness with fastening buttons on clothing.
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They buttonhooks were made in many shapes and sizes and in materials such as plastic, steel and gold.
Besides more practice doing buttonhooks for me, the crew also learned from this flight.
Their clothes were marked with chalk as if they were baggage, their eyelids ingloriously flipped with a buttonhook to check for disease.