5 Written Questions
5 Matching Questions
- In recovery how long is the SC in Spinal Shock? What happens during this time?
- What is Spindylosis and what can it cause?
- What % of persons with tetraplegia (quadriplegia) return to work?
- What is a Transverse Myelopathy?
- What can cause Radiculopathy?
- a Lesion that complete crosses the spinal cord.
- b Herniated Disk, Foramenal Encroachment from arthritis.
- c 30%
- d Vertebral bodies collapse on each other from osteoporosis and it can cause Anterior Cord Syndrome.
- e 24-48 hours, Inflammation
5 Multiple Choice Questions
- Motor Vehicle Crash at 38.5%, followed by Acts of Violence 24%, Falls 21%, Sports 7%, and others 7%...
- B12 deficiencies (alcoholism and diet) and AIDS
- Precautions set forth by MD's
- Hemicord Syndrome
- Lesion damage to anterior 2/3 of cord bilaterally at some level.
5 True/False Questions
What is Hemicord Syndrome? → Lesion on one side of the cord.
Anterior Cord Syndrome affects what pathways? → Further recovery is rare, most recovered function will already be discovered
ASIA D) incomplete lesion: → Sensory and motor in the majority of key muscles and muscle grade greater than 3/5
6 Months after SCI what happens? → Further recovery is rare, most recovered function will already be discovered
ASIA C) An incomplete lesion consists of: → Only sensory or only motor is impaired