According to anatomical directions, the elbow is located ____ to the wrist.
____ is probably the single most effective method of avoiding heat stress in an athletic population that exercises in hot temperatures
What is the medical term for the catchall condition referred to as "shin splints"?
Medial Tibial Stress Syndrome
Which of the following is the correct medical term for "bow-legged"?
A hydrocolloid would be most useful for treating
A torn blister
A diuretic would be most likely used by an athlete in which sport?
If a high school athlete is knocked momentarily unconscious, the appropriate action of the athletic trainer would be to:
active the EMS
A _____ is a prediction of the course of recovery from an injury or illness
The medial malleolus is a part of which bone?
Athletes most susceptible to heat illness do NOT include
All of these athletes are in the high risk group.
Overweight athletes, muscular athletes, ones who have had previous heat related illnesses
An athlete who "rolled their ankle in" sustained what kind of injury?
An athlete sustains a shin bruise. Several hours later their foot begins to go numb. They should
Go to the emergency room
Which is NOT a sign of a stress fracture
Large amount of swelling
The proper name for your kneecap is
A Lachmans test is used to confirm a sprain of the
Clicking, catching, and locking are characteristics of which injury?
Which injury is most likely to require surgery?
A hip pointer will usually need what treatment?
Ice and a pain reliever
A quad contusion should be iced with the knee:
Bent to a point of discomfort to the athlete
Piriformis syndrom will give symptoms that are similar to
Herniated lumbar disc
According to anatomical directions, the elbow in ___ to the wrist
A combination of cold, wind, and ___ predisposes an athlete to hypothermia.
A fall on the anterior aspect of the knee is a common mechanism for rupture of this structure
posterior cruciate ligament
Which of these is not a symptom of shock?
Patient has a very slow pulse
Absence of sweating with hot, flushed skin, sudden collapse, altered consciousness and seizures is indicative of
Ecertional heat stroke
A common foot condition with a sudden onset of pain in the arch region that is relieved by becoming non weight- bearing and gives extreme point tenderness at the plantar surface of the calcaneus may be indicative of
A plantar Fascia Strain
A bunion is usually associated with a bone growth on
The First Toe
A stress fracture of the 2nd metatarsal is known as a
A condition that occurs when the tissue fluid pressure has increased because of the confines of the fascia and/or bone resulting in compression of the muscles, nerves, and blood vessels is called
The strongest ligament of the knee and the main stabilizer is the
The muscle that is the main stabilizer for patellar tracking is the
Improper care of a thigh is the main stabilizer for patellar tracking is the
An emergency plan would not need to cover:
All of these WOULD be covered by an emergency plan, head injuries, heat illness, severe bleeding
A blister has yellow discharge and a red streaks coming from the wound site. You should:
Refer to a physician
Tylenol falls into which category of drugs
The most effective method to prevent heat illness is to
If you "pull" your quad, you will have pain with:
ALl of the above: Straightening your leg, bending your leg, palpation of the front of your thigh
An acute fracture of the base of the 5th metatarsal is called what
The heel bone is named the
How many muscles make up the hamstrings?
Which of the following would be least useful in managing a wound that will need to have stiches put in?
Most sports injuries receive what type of evaluation?
"Turf toe" is most commonly seen with which sport?
The MCL would be most likely to be torn by which force?
Blow to the outside of the knee
Tend to heal more slowly than quadriceps strains
Sesamoiditis will give pain in what area?
Beneath the ball of the foot
An ACL will most likely be caused by which force?
Twisting or rotation
Use of anabolic steroids have been implicated in causing all of the following except:
All of these have been associated with anabolic steroid use
Your gastrocnemius and soleus muscles perform which actions?
Relative rest for a cross county runner might be accomplished by
all of these would be examples or relative rest for a runner, Decreasing the mileage, decreasing the amount of hill running, running in the pool