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The control center of the cell that directs nearly all metabolic activities is the
A type of arthritis-related condition that affects the muscles instead of the joints is called
Risk factors for diabetes include all of the following
What are some effects of the parasympathetic nervous system?
increased gastrointestinal motility
decreased heart rate
decreased blood pressure
The most numerous blood cells with the function of transporting oxygen
and a small amount of carbon dioxide in the blood are called
Oxygen attaches to ____ in order to be transported in the blood stream
When a pathogen is absorbed rather than "eaten" by cells, the process is known as
The valves located between both ventricles and their adjacent arteries are called the
the valves between the right atrium and right ventricles are called the
The valves that is between the left atrium and left ventricle is the
mitral valve or bicuspid valve
the valve that is between the left ventricle and the aorta is the
the three layers of arteries are
the three layers of protection around the the brain and spinal cord are
The expansion and return of the arteries caused by the cardiac cycle is called
What techniques would best benefit an amputee when massaging the stump?
External and internal respiration takes place by which mechanism?
Nestled in spherical pockets on the superior and lateral surfaces of the tongue are the
Gas exchange between the blood and the tissues is called
Tissue respiration or aka internal respiration
the transfer of molecules such as oxygen, from an area of higher concentration to an area of low concentration is called
As urine is formed, it is collected in tubules and routed into a larger papillary duct called the
duct of Bellini
When performing METs, the client pushes against the therapist using how much force?
Assessment of an athlete should occur during
post event massage only
PNF and MET are very similar stretching methods, however there are differences. What are (is) the difference(s)?
PNF is not as safe to use on those with high blood pressure
Hormones that regulate the growth and secretory activity of other endocrine glands are called
When massaging an injured limb, it is best to
massage proximal to the injury
The two urinary bladder structures that allow for expansion are the
rugae and transitional epithelium
the flattened part of the vertebral arch is called the
the most common fracture with osteoporosis is
If a client has osteoporosis, what modifications if any should be made for his/her massage?
lighter tissue work is necessary
The funnel-shaped pouch surrounding the glomuerulus is called the
renal capsule or aka bowman's capusle
another name for the throat is
the largest and most complex joint in the body is the
Calcitonin is produced by the
The sensory receptors stimulated by both tension and excessive stretch
and that activate an inhibitory response in the motor neuron are called
The joint that is also known as the coxal joint is the
The type of stretching where the goal is a temporary lengthening of the muscle is called
The type of stretching where permanent lengthening of the muscle is the goal is called
The adductor longus originates on the
anterior pubic bone
The tibialis anterior performs what action(s)?
both inversion and dorsiflexion
what muscle is the longest muscle in the body?
In the 5-element theory of Eastern Medicine, the earth element consists of what yin component?
In the five-element theory of Eastern Medicine, the lung is
In the five-element theory of Eastern Medicine, the stomach is
In the five-element theory of Eastern Medicine, the bladder is
Which meridian energy is related more to mental stress and blood purification?
In Oriental medicine, the anatomical position is different from Western medicine because
the arms are above the head
How are the governing and conception vessels brought together?
By touching the tongue to the roof of the mouth
The stimulus at which the first noticeable muscle contraction occurs is called the
Another term for valgus knees is
The muscles that perform internal (medial) rotation of the humerus are
pectoralis major, subscapularis, latissimus dorsi
the muscle that flex the hip is the
Rectus femoris is the only quadriceps muscle the
biceps femoris is a hamstring muscle and extends the
Vastus lateralis is a quad muscle, but only extends the
For a massage client with cystic fibrosis, what two massage techniques are most beneficial to help loosen phlegm?
tapotement and vibration