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LIST 4 TECHNIQUES USED TO ASSESS THE MUSC. SK. SYS

INSPECTION
PALPATION
MEASUREMENT OF MUSCLE MASS
ROM

THIS EXAMINATION BEGINS BY ASSESS OF WHAT?

GATI AND POSTURE

LUMBAR CURVE FLATTENS AND SPINAL MOBILITY IS DECREASES

HERNIATED LUMBAR DISC

INC LUMBAR CURVE IS CALLED

LORDOSIS

S-SHAPED CURVATURE OF THE SPINE

SCOLIOSIS

SEEN IN OBESITY AND PREGNANCY

LORDOSIS

SCOLIOSIS DISAPPEARS WITH _____ AND IS ACCENTUATED WITH _______

FORWARD FLEXION &&
FORWARD BENDING

AN EXAGGERATED THORACIC CURVATURE IS CALLED?

KYPHOSIS

CREPITATION OCCURS WHEN WHAT HAS BEEN LOST?

CARTILAGE

NECK PAIN AND LIMITED EXTENSION WHAT 2 DISEASES?

HERNIATED CERVICAL DISKS
CERVICAL SPONDYLOSIS

FINGERS ASSESS -
FLEXION:
EXTENSION:
ABDUCTION:
ADDUCYION:

- MAKE A FIST
- OPEN YOUR HAND
- SPREAD FINGERS
- CLOSE FINGERS

FLEXION & EXTENSION OF FINGERS IS DEC IN WHAT?

ARTHRITIS

SWOLLEN FINGER JOINTS MAY BE SEEN IN WHAT?

CHRONIC GOUT

HEBERDEN'S NODES AND BOUCHARD'S NODES ARE COMMON IN?

OSTEOARTHRITIS

SYNOVITIS IS COMMON IS WHAT TRAUMA?

KNEE TRAUMA

NUMBNESS AND BURNING DURING PHALENS TEST MAY INDICATE WHAT?

CARPAL TUNNEL SYN.

BALLOTTEMENT TEST IS DONE TO TEST WHAT?

LARGE AMOUNTS OF FLUID
- PATELLA WILL REBOUND AGAINST FINGERS IF FLUID IS PRESENT

HOW LONG SHOULD THE PHALEN'S TEST BE PERFORMED?

60 S

IN THE THOMAS TEST WHAT IS INDICATED IF THE EXTENDED LEG RISES OFF THE TABLE

HIP FLEXION CONTRACTURE

STRAIN IS R/T

MUSCLE OF MUSCLE TENDON

SPRAIN IS R/T

STRETCH OF LIGAMENTS SURROUNDING THE JOINT

SPRAINS OCCURS MOST OFTEN IN WHAT AREA

ANKLE AND KNEE

WHAT REGIMEN SHOULD PATIENTS FOLLOW FOR SOFT TISSUE DAMAGE

RICE
REST
ICE
COMPRESSION
ELEVATION

WHAT MEDICATIONS IS PRESCRIBED FOR CONTUSION, SPRAINS, STRAINS?

NSAIDS

2 DIAGNOSTIC STUDIES FOR SOFT TISSUE TRAUMA

X-RAY
MRI

ANKLE SPRAINS MAY BE IMMOBILIZED WITH WHAT?

CAST OR SPLINT

KNEE INJURY REQUIRES?

KNEE IMMOBILIZER

TIME IT TAKES TO HEAL DEPENDS ON WHAT?

SEVERITY OF INJURY

WHAT SIDE DO YOU USE A CANE OR CRUTCH?

UNAFFECTED SIDE

NAME 3 JOINT RELATED INJURIES

ROTATOR CUFF
KNEE
DISLOCATION

DISLOCATION IS USUALLY REDUCED USING WHAT?

MANUAL TRACTION

WHEN WOULD A HIP DISLOCATION REQUIRE SURGERY?

IF IT HAS A FRACTURE TOO

TREATMENT?
RICE
AND RESTRICTIVE WEIGHT BEARING

KNEE INJ

TREATMENT?
JOINT REST
NSAIDS
MOIST HEAT

ROTATOR CUFF INJ

HOW TO YOU ASSESS NEUROVASCULAR FOR DISLOCATION?

ASSESS THE 5 P'S

WHAT ARE THE 5 P'S

PAIN
PALLOR
PULSES
PARALYSIS
PARESTHESIA

WHAT PURPOSE DOES SPLINTING SERVE?

MAINTAINS JOINT ALIGNMENT
REDUCES PAIN AND INFLAMMATION

WHICH TYPE OF FRACTURE INC. RISK OF COMPLICATIONS

OPEN FRACTURE

OBLIQUE FRACTURES ARE?

AT AN ANGLE

COMMINUTED IS WHERE THE BONE IS?

BROKEN INTO MANY PEICES

COMPRESSED IS WHERE THE BONE IS?

CRUSHED

3 COMPLICATIONS OF A FRACTURE

DVT
FAT EMBOLI
COMPARTMENT SYN

PAIN
NORMAL/DEC PERIPHERAL PULSES
CYANOSIS
TINGLING, LOSS OF SENSATION,
WEAKNESS
SEVERE PAIN

MANIFESTATIONS OF COMPARTMENT SYNDROME

INTERVENTIONS FOR COMPARTMENT SYNDROME INCLUDE

REMOVING RESTRICTIVE DRESSINGS/CAST
FASCIOTOMY - INCISION TO REMOVE PRESSURE
--INCISION IS LEFT OPEN AFTER LEADING TO POTENTIAL RISK OF INFECTION

COMPARTMENT SYNDROME USUALLY DEVELOPS WITHIN WHAT TIME FRAME?

FIRST 48 HOURS OF INJURY

ARE ARTERIAL PULSES NORMAL OR ABNORMAL DURING COMPARTMENT SYN

THEY MAY REMAIN NORMAL

NEUROLOGICAL DYSFUNCTION
PULMONARY INSUFFICIENCY
PETECHIAL RASH ON CHEST, AXILLA, AND UPPER ARMS

FAT EMBOLI SYNDROME

RISK FACTORS FOR FES

LONG BONE FRACTURES**
MAJOR TRAUMA
HIP REPLACEMENT

STATE 3 RISKS FOR DVT

DEC BLOOD FLOW
INJURY TO BLOOD VESSEL
ALTERED BLOOD COAGULATION

WHAT IS THE BEST TREATMENT FOR DVT

PREVENTION
-IMMOBILIZATION OF FRACTURE
-AMBULATION OF PATIENT
- ANTICOAGULANT
- TEDS

WHAT IS PREVENTIVE FOR FES

EARLY STABILIZATION OF LONG BONE FRACTURES

WHAT MUST BE DONE BEFORE A FRACTURE IS STABILIZED FOR HEALING?

IT MUST BE REPOSITIONED TO PROPER ALIGNMENT

AN OPEN REDUCTION IS DONE WHERE?

IN SURGERY

IN CLOSED REDUCTION, THE BONE IS REPOSITIONED USING WHAT?

EXTERNAL MANIPULATION -- NO SURGICAL INCISION

WHAT 3 THINGS DOES TRACTION DO

OVER COMES MUSCLE SPASMS
IMMOBILIZED INJURY
REDUCES PAIN

MOST COMMON TYPE OF SKIN TRACTION AND WHEN IS IT USED

BUCKS TRACTION &&
DURING TRANSPORT OR BEFORE SURGERY

SKELETAL TRACTION INCREASES THE RISK FOR WHAT?

INFECTION

CASTS ARE APPLIED TO WHAT KIND OF FRACTURE

RELATIVELY STABLE

WHAT IS A MAJOR CAUSE OF AMPUTATION

PVD

COMPLICATIONS OF AMPUTATION INCLUDE?

INFECTION
DELAYED HEALING
CHRONIC STUMP PAIN
PHANTOM PAIN
CONTRACTURES

WHAT CAN CAUSE DELAYING HEALING IN AN AMPUTATION?

INFECTION

LOSS OF HEIGHT, PROGRESSIVE CURVATURE OF SPINE, LOW BACK PAIN AND FRACTURES ARE MANIFESTATIONS OF WHAT?

OSTEOPOROSIS

DORSAL KYPHOSIS AND CERVICAL LORDOSIS OCCUR DURING?

OSTEOPOROSIS

WHAT IS THE MOST COMMON COMPLICATION OF OSTEOPOROSIS?

FRACTURES

DEPOSITS IN THE SYNOVIAL FLUIDS CAUSE ACUTE INFLAMMATION OF THE JOINT IS WHAT?

GOUTY ARTHRITIS

DEPOSITS OF CRYSTALS FROM GOUT IN THE KIDNEYS CAN RESULT IN WHAT?

KIDNEY FAILURE

UNTREATED GOUT CAN RESULT IN?

KIDNEY DISEASE

IT IS IMPORTANT TO DO WHAT BEFORE REDUCE URIC ACID LEVELS IN GOUT?

TREAT THE ACUTE ATTACK OF GOUTY ARTHRITIS

WHAT ARE THE TREATMENT OF CHOICE FOR AN ACUTE ATTACK OF GOUT?

NSAIDS

WHAT IS THE DRUG OF CHOICE TO LOWER URATE LEVELS

ALLOPURINOL

TREATMENT FOR GOUT INCLUDES 2 THINGS

DIETARY MANAGEMENT
REST

2 THINGS TO DO DURING AN ACUTE GOUT ATTACK

AFFECTED JOING MAY BE ELEVATED AND ICE PACKS APPLIED

LIMITED REST, EXERCISE, AND EDUCATION IS TREATMENT FOR WHAT?

LOW BACK PAIN

HOW MAY PAIN BE RELIEVED FOR LOW BACK PAIN

ICE OR HEAT

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