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2014-07-20 21:20:31
license exam

license exam
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  1. superior patella / patella alta -- seen with what?
    • lateral maltracking
    • genu varus
    • increased Q angle
  2. lat glide of calcaneus increases what?
  3. sweating and pulse in autonomic dysreflexia?
    • increases
    • decreases
  4. top of computer screen should be where?
    distance to eyes?
    • level with forehead
    • 16-22 inches
  5. distance of front of chair from popliteal crease?
    2-3 fingers
  6. med types that treat HTN
    beta blockers, alpha blockers, angiotensin-converting enzyme (ACE) inhibitors, diuretics, vasodilators, or calcium channel blockers
  7. glucocorticoids delay healing how?
    by inhibiting inflam proteins, such as cytokines, which would signal T-lymphocytes and fibroblasts
  8. Vitamin B is critical for what in wound care?
    rebuilding / remodeling stage
  9. best indicator of prostate cancer
    • high prostate specific antigen
    • if it's a low count, it's a good sign
  10. diabetic neuropathies occur in what pattern
    stocking and glove
  11. ice does what to blood viscosity?
  12. BMI range for normal wt
    18.5-24.9 kg/m^2

    above 30 is overweight
  13. per this exam, reaching into ipsilat back pocket requires what GH motion?
    IR and ext
  14. patella glides which way with knee ext
  15. myositis ossificans takes how long to develop?
    2-4 weeks
  16. light touch is carried thru which part of the spine?
    with what sensation?
    • posterior column, going to medial lemniscus
    • proprioception and deep pressure
  17. temp is carried thru what spinal track
    lateral spinothalamic
  18. acute infection is what kind of contraind to exercise
  19. acute PE or pulmonary infarct is what kind of contraind to exercise
  20. unstable angina or arrhythmias  is what kind of contraind to exercise
  21. chronic infections, such as hepatitis - what kind of contraind to exercise
    relative, not absolute
  22. Mann-Whitney U test
    • test the null hypothesis with two independent samples from the same population
    • good with a skewed distribution

    t-test compares 2 means
  23. Kruskal-Wallis test is used with what
    3 or more indep samples
  24. pain is where in angina in women
    mid thoracic and UE
  25. hyperkeratosis
    thickening of the skin
  26. normal LDL levels are under
    100 mg/dl

    most people aim for below 130, but if you have risk factors for heart disease go below 100, and if at high risk go below 70
  27. best way to get neuropraxia by icing?
    put ice right over the superficial main branch of a nerve, like the fib n at lat knee
  28. describe purulent exudate
    • green
    • foul odored

    (proteinaceous is neither of these)
  29. Gold sodium thiomalate (Myochrysine) is for what?
    • RA
    • it's a  disease-modifying antirheumatic drug
  30. Flurbiprofen (Ansaid),    Etodolac (Lodine), and Acetylsalicylic acid (Aspirin) are what kind of drugs
    • nsaids, 
    • they're not disease-modifying antirheumatic drugs
  31. thrombocyte
  32. mechanical locking of the knee is a common symptom of what?
    medial meniscus tear
  33. hemineglect usually happens with lesion in which hemisphere
  34. primary side effect of penicillin
    allergic reaction, such as skin rashes and difficulty breathing
  35. prednisone
    what kind of drug?
    some side effects?
    • corticosteroid
    • muscle atrophy, ecchymosis, puffy cheeks, and a diagnosis of osteoporosis
  36. primary side effect of Acetylsalicylic acid (aspirin)
  37. primary side effect of gold salts
    diarrhea, irritation of oral mucosa, and skin rashes
  38. what do gold salts treat
  39. R lesion Brown-Seguard presentation
    • R: hyperactive tendon reflexes, clonus, and spasticity, lost pressure sensation,
    • L: pain and temperature are lost due to the crossing of those fibers in the spinal cord
  40. foot ROM necessary for a quad to walk
    • 10 degrees DF
    • no PF contracture
  41. 110 SLR is important for what for SCI
    • long sit
    • floor to WC transfers
  42. ideal timing for heating modalities
    20-30 min
  43. Pain in the calf with abrupt dorsiflexion is a positive response for...
  44. how will veins look in venous insuff
    superficial veins will be dilated
  45. involvement of cerebellum is associated with what kind of incoordination (where)?
  46. epibole
    • wound edges are rolled under and the wound bed remains open
    • like a crater
  47. lichenification
    • skin that becomes hard and leathery
    • usually 2/2 scratching or rubbing
  48. transfemoral amputee w prosthetic
    small socket, locked knee, inadequate suspension all --> what gait abnormality?
  49. 2 point discrim uses what spinal tract?
    • dorsal column - medial lemniscal
    • -- it also does proprioception, vibration, deep touch, and discriminative touch.
  50. spinocerebellar tracts are responsible for...
    unconscious proprioception from the trunk and lower extremities