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gait training jt replacements plyometrics arthritis
gait, gait training, jt. replacements, plyometrics, arthritis
In RA, joint deformity results primarily from what?
Loss of stuctural integrity in and around the joints.
Properly administered physical therapy for someone with RA can decrease what?
Periods of exacerbation and remission are characteristics of?
Vigorous stretching is a contraindication in _____ because joint structure are weakened.
An abnormal layer of fibrovascular tissue or granulation tissue.
Pannus - RA
The pain in osteoarthritis is due to?
Stress on surrounding tissues
What motion is avoided after a THR with posterior lateral approach?
Hip flexion past 90 degrees, adduction, and internal rotation
TKR classified as constrained have little or no?
During normal gait, locking of the midtarsal joint creates a lever to stabilize the foot during what stance?
During normal gait, swing is approximately ____% of total cycle.
Double limb stance during normal gait is a stance of increased?
At loading response, flexion of the knee is controlled by eccentric contraction of the what?
The heel begins to rise during which stance?
When crutches, canes, and walkers are at the appropriate height, the elbows are?
Flexed 20 - 30 degrees
A painful gait pattern is reffered to as?
During gait, the primary force to move the body through space is?
Forward fall of the body.
The rate of stretch of the contracting muscle is more important than the length of stretch in what exercise?
What neurophysiologic structure assists to activate a muscle during plyometrics?
What aspect of exercise is controlled during isokinetic exercise?
The velocity of the limb movement