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  1. 1.   According to the 1976 Hampton study, which of the following is the percentage of patients in which the diagnosis can be made from just the history alone?
    a. 60%
    b. 70%
    c. 80%
    d. 90%
    • c. 80%
  2. 2. Which of the following is the percentage of diagnoses that remains unknown after a detailed history, a thorough physical examination and comprehensive investigations?
    a. 5%
    b. 10%
    c. 15%
    d. 20%
    a. 5%
  3. 3. Which of the following is associated with the Hypothetico-deductive method?
    a. Souza
    b. Reed
    c. Elstein
    d. Holmes
    c. Elstein
  4. 4. In the above model, which of the following follows the initial cue?
    A. search for evidence that accompanies the cure
    B. hypothesis generation 
    C. make a list of differential diagnoses
    D. develop an appropriate treatment plan
    B. hypothesis generation
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  5. 5. In the hypothetico-deductive approach, if the search does not find any evidence to support the hypothesis, which of the following is the next step in this model?
    A. change the treatment plan
    B. revise your hypothesis
    C. perform a test to exclude the diagnosis
    D. go ahead and adjust the patient
    B. revise your hypothesis
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  6. 6. Which of the following is not one of the three questions suggested by Murphy in his model for diagnosing spine pain?
    a. are there any red flags present?
    b. is the patient on any medication?
    c. what are the symptom generators?
    d. are there any perpetuating factors?
    b. is the patient on any medication?
  7. 7. Which of the following is not a perpetuating factor according to Murphy?
    a. recent unexplained weight loss
    b. passive coping strategies
    c. catastrophizing
    d. segmental instability
    a. recent unexplained weight loss
  8. 8. Which of the following asks about the C in the CRIMES mnemonic for the patient’s agenda?
    a. What is the main reason for your visit today?
    b. What specifically would you like me to do today?
    c. What do you think is the purpose of your illness?
    d. What about your illness worried you the most?
    d. What about your illness worried you the most?
  9. 9. Which part of the patient’s agenda is being explored when the patient is asked “How can I help you today”?
    A. Concerns
    B. Reason for the visit
    C. Meaning of the illness
    D. Expectations of the visit
    D. Expectations of the visit
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  10. 10. Centralization of pain in a patient with neck pain radiating into the shoulder and the left arm is indicative of which of the following?
    A. myofascial pain syndrome
    B. cervical facet syndrome
    C. cervical disc lesion
    D. cervical strain/sprain
    C. cervical disc lesion
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  11. 11. Which of the following maneuvers will cause pain in a patient with low back pain caused by facet syndrome?
    A. performing a well leg raise test
    B. asking the patient to slump forward in a chair and then extending the knee
    C. performing a straight leg raise test
    D. asking the patient to bend laterally and then go into extension
    D. asking the patient to bend laterally and then go into extension
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  12. 12. Which of the following is the significance of finding out that the patient is depressed or has passive coping skills?
    A. that the treatment of this patient may be difficult and the pain may become chronic
    B. this is a red flag situation and the patient must be referred to a psychiatrist
    C. this is a yellow flag situation and extreme caution must be used when adjusting the patient
    D. it has not significance as this has no bearing on the subluxation
    A. that the treatment of this patient may be difficult and the pain may become chronic
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  13. 13. Which of the following diagnosis should be considered in a 83-year-old grandfather who presents with sudden onset of disorientation?
    A. Severe anemia
    B. Hyperthyroidism
    C. Alzheimer’s disease
    D. Acute appendicitis
    D. Acute appendicitis
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  14. 14. Which of the following is the correct sequence using the traditional approach to making a diagnosis?
    A. history taking, physical examination, differential diagnosis, diagnostic test then diagnosis
    B. chief complaint, differential diagnosis, physical exam, diagnostic imaging then diagnosis
    C. cue, search, hypothesis, diagnostic test, treatment plan, diagnosis then review
    D. history taking, differential diagnosis, focused examination, diagnostic tests then diagnosis
    A. history taking, physical examination, differential diagnosis, diagnostic test then diagnosis
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  15. 15. Which of the following diagnostic methods are you most comfortable with?
    A. traditional
    B. pattern recognition
    C. algorithm
    D. hypothetico-deductive
    A. traditional
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)

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