5 Written Questions
5 Matching Questions
- ASIA C) An incomplete lesion consists of:
- What separates the injury sites where a person would become paraplegia or quadriplegia?
- 6 Months after SCI what happens?
- ASIA D) incomplete lesion:
- Look at Cauda Equina Syndrome
- a Sensory and motor in the majority of key muscles and muscle grade greater than 3/5
- b <---
- c Further recovery is rare, most recovered function will already be discovered
- d Above or Below the Thoracic Spine
- e Sensory and motor in key muscles, muscle grade less than 3/5
5 Multiple Choice Questions
- No sensory or motor function
- Herniated Disk, Foramenal Encroachment from arthritis.
- C5 is the last intact area of the spinal column.
- 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
5 True/False Questions
What can Syringiomyelia (syrinx) cause? → Hemicord Syndrome
Anterior Cord Syndrome affects what pathways? → Corticospinal (motor), and Spinothalamic (pain and temp), Alpha motor neurons.
What is most important for OT's when working with SCI? → Precautions set forth by MD's
Combined Degeneration of SC are caused by? → B12 deficiencies (alcoholism and diet) and AIDS
What percent of persons with paraplegia return to work? → 30%