Care and Prevention test 2

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Care and Prevention test 2
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  1. A moderate injury when musculoskeletal tissue had
    been partially, but not totally torn which causes appreciable limitation in
    function of the injured tissue.
    grade two injury
  2. A severe injury in which tissue has been
    significantly, and in some cases totally, torn or otherwise disrupted causing a
    virtual total loss of function.
    grade three injury
  3. A mild injury in which ligament, tendon, or other
    musculoskeletal tissue may have been stretched or contused, but not torn or
    otherwise disrupted.
    grade one injury
  4. Tumor-like mass produced by an accumulation of coagulated blood in a cavity.
    hematoma
  5. extreme extension of a limb or part
    hypertension
  6. The body's
    natural response to injury in which the injury site might display various
    degrees of pain, swelling, heat, redness and/or loss of function.
    inflammation
  7. Band of
    fibrous tissue that connects bone to bone or bone to cartilage and supports and
    strengthens joints.
    Ligament
  8. To the inside of the body
    medial
  9. Relating to death of a portion of tissue.
    necrotic
  10. At the back part, or rear of the body.
    posterior
  11. In the foot,
    it is a combination of motions resulting in a position such that the foot is abducted and everted. Foot pronation can be a by-product of an arch problem, leg length discrepancy, or chronically bad running mechanics; can becompromised with the use of an orthotic. In the hand, pronation is movement of the forearm into a palm down position.
    pronation
  12. Injury resulting from the stretch or twist of the joint and causes various degrees of stretch of tear of a ligament or other soft tissue at the joint.
    sprain
  13. Injury resulting from a pull or torsion to the muscle or tendon that causes various degrees of stretch or tear to the muscle or tendon tissue.
    strain
  14. In anatomy, the upper of two parts; toward the top or above.
    superior
  15. Movement of the forearm into a palm-up position.
    supination
  16. Angulation outward and away from the midline of the body
    Valgus
  17. Angulation inward and toward the midline of the body.
    Varus
  18. Decrease of local blood flow
    Vasoconstriction
  19. Respiration, heart rate, and body temperature
    Vital Signs

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