MOD G UNIT 3 VOCAB
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MOD G UNIT 3 VOCAB
Physical Therapy Rehab
Physical Therapy and Rehab
What is the movement of a limb toward the midline of the body
What is the removal of part or all of a body part enclosed by skin
What is a non-progressive paralysis resulting from a defect or trauma at the time of birth
is a pain treatment procedure that uses a method of localized freezing
What is a type of test, series of tests, or an elvaluation to determine the extent of an illness or disease?
What is the use of heat-inducing wave-lengths to provide muscle relaxation and therapy?
What is light stroking movement which may be performed in a circular pattern called?
What is accumulation of fluid, pus, or serum in a cavity or tissue which may become hard and crusty?
What is a mannor of walking
What is extreme or abnormal extension or stretching?
What is it to apply pressure with hands?
What is the ability to move the thumb into contact with the other fingers?
What is paralysis of the lower portion of the body?
What is kneading or a rolling method of massage which requires pressing the muscles?
One who specializes in physical medicine and rehabilitation?
To turn downward or backward as with the hand or foot, or to lie in a face down position
An artificial body part
Paralysis of all four extremities of the body
The process of assisting patient to regain a state of health and the highest level of function possible
The exercises used to maintain muscle tone & flexibility or develop and strengthen muscles and joints
ROM (range of motion)
Pain and disablility caused by trauma to a joint and possibly tearing a ligament
The clear liquid that lies above a sediment or precipitate
Light tapping or percussion that is performed with the sides of the hands in a cupping position to relieve congestion
Inflammation of a tendon resulting in pain, tenderness, and lack of mobility
Damage to neck muscles and nerves as a result of injury