5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- What is a Transverse Myelopathy?
- All deficits of Radiculopathy are ___.
- What can cause Radiculopathy?
- In recovery how long is the SC in Spinal Shock? What happens during this time?
- what happens during 48-72 hours after a SCI?
- a 24-48 hours, Inflammation
- b Lesion that complete crosses the spinal cord.
- c Ipsilateral and Specific.
- d Majority of residual functions will be clear
- e Herniated Disk, Foramenal Encroachment from arthritis.
5 Multiple choice questions
- Loss of neurological function in a single spinal root.
- Further recovery is rare, most recovered function will already be discovered
- Motor Vehicle Crash at 38.5%, followed by Acts of Violence 24%, Falls 21%, Sports 7%, and others 7%...
- Spinothalamic (pain and temp) bilaterally, and alpha motor neurons. usually at the level of injury or one segment below
- Sensory and motor in the majority of key muscles and muscle grade greater than 3/5
5 True/False questions
ASIA A) Complete Lesion consists of: → No sensory or motor function
What possibly helped save Kevin Everett? → C5 is the last intact area of the spinal column.
What does Brown-Sequard syndrome cause? → Hemicord Syndrome
What is most important for OT's when working with SCI? → Precautions set forth by MD's
What percent of persons with paraplegia return to work? → 40%