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  1. what contributes most to resisting valgus in the knee at 0-20, 20-30, >30
    • bony congruency of knee and cruciate ligs
    • MCL
    • joint capsule
  2. analgesia
    complete loss of pain sensibility
  3. anesthesia
    global term referring to loss of sensation (whereas analgesia is just loss of pain)
  4. abarognosis
    inabilility to recognize weight
  5. phonophoresis vs iontophoresis
    • phono - uses US
    • ionto - uses e-stim
  6. finger pincer grasp kicks in when?
    11 months
  7. holding a cup while drinking -- at what age?
    12 months
  8. transfer objects btwn hands at what age?
    8-9 months
  9. side effects of prolonged use of dopamine
    • dyskinesias (invol mvmnts)
    • GI disturbances (nausea, vomiting)
    • mental disturmbacnes (restlessness, overactivity, anxiety, depression)
  10. Graves' disease 
    aka
    presents how
    • hyperthyroidism (other disorders can result in hyperthyroidism, but Graves is the most common)
    • metabolic process are accelerated
    • nervousness
    • hyperreflexia
    • bulging eyes
    • mild facial edema (while res of body gets thin)
    • tremor
    • hunger
    • weight loss
    • fatigue
    • heat intolerance
    • palpitations
    • tachycardia
    • diarrhea 
    • (skinny naked guy)
  11. hypothyroidism presents how
    • slower metabolic processes
    • wt gain
    • mental and phyical lethargy
    • dry skin and hair
    • low BP
    • constipation
    • intolerance to cold 
    • (fat furry cat)
  12. myxedema
    severe hypothyroidism w swelling of hands, feet, face
  13. chronic autoimmune thyroiditis
    aka
    does what
    • Hashimoto's disease
    • immune system attacks the thyroid, causing hypothyroidism
  14. BMI above what is obese?
    >30 kg/m^2
  15. metabolic syndrom
    aka
    describe
    • Syndrome X
    • a group of risk factors that indicate risk of  diabetes, heart disease, stroke
    • must have at least 3 

    • large waistline
    • high trigliceride level 
    • low HDL
    • high BP
    • high fasting blood sugar
    • (or on meds to treat the high or low)
  16. metabolic syndrome criteria -- waist size?
    • men: >40 inches
    • women: > 35
  17. metabolic syndrome criteria -- high triglicerides, low HDL
    • > 150 mg/dL
    • HDL: men < 40, women < 50
  18. metabolic syndrome criteria - what's high bp
    > 135/85
  19. metabolic syndrome criteria - high blood sugar
    fasting plasma glucose level > 100
  20. glucagon
    released by what?
    does what
    • islets of langerhans in pancreas, alpha cells
    • stims hepatic glucose production
  21. anhidrosis
    can't sweat
  22. FABERE test aka Patrick test - looks for what, indicates what
    • pain at end ranges of abd, er, flexion 
    • if pain in lower back: SI jt dysfunction
    • if pain in hip jt: patho in the jt or iliopsoas strain
    • if in post hip: post hip impingement
  23. 2 signs of denervation on an EMG 1-3 weeks post injury
    • spontaneous fibrillation potentials
    • positive sharp waves
  24. EMG evidence of reinnervation
    polyphasic motor units of low amplitude and short duration
  25. neurapraxia
    • temporary loss of motor and sensory function 2/2 injury to PNS
    • regeneration in 6-8 weeks
  26. EMGs - complete LMN show only __ partial LMN lesions show __ and __
    • fibrillation potentials
    • fib and fascic potentials
  27. one arm drive wheelchair is contra-ind when?
    cognitive or perceptual deficits

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