NAME: ________________________

Question Types


Start With


Question Limit

of 18 available terms

Advertisement Upgrade to remove ads

6 Written Questions

6 Multiple Choice Questions

  1. Positive: Pain accompanied by flexion of the knee on the affected side and body rotation away from the affected side.

    Indicates: Positive with a variety of low back pathologies. Hamstring tension on pelvis may trigger the response.
  2. Flexion: 25
    Extension: 30
    Left Lateral Bending: 25
    Right Lateral Bending: 25
    Left Rotation: 30
    Right Rotation: 30
  3. Positive: Reproduction of radicular pain or inability to perform correctly due to Tripod Sign.

    Indicates: Sciatic Radiculopathy

    *KEEP HANDS IN LAP
  4. Positive: Inability to perform test and/or low back pain

    Indicates: Weak abdominal muscles or space occupying lesion

    *YOU RAISE LEGS 2-3 inches)
    Instruct the to hold for 30 SECONDS
    SPOT THEM
  5. Positive: Pain in the posterior thigh with sudden knee flexion (buckle)

    Indicates: Sciatic Radiculopathy
  6. Positive: Reproduction of Sciatic pain BEFORE 60 DEGREES

    Indicates: Sciatica

    *PANTY HOSE DISPLAY

6 True/False Questions

  1. Lewin Standing TestPositive: Pain in the lumbar region or radiculopathy

    Indicates: Sciatic erve root compression. Helps to rule out tight hamstrings.

          

  2. Heel WalkPositive: Inability to perform test

    Indicates: L4-L5 disc problem (L5 nerve root)

          

  3. Straight Leg Raiser (SLR)Positive: Radiating pain in posterior thigh.

    Indicates: Sciatic Radiculopathy

          

  4. Lumbar Spine Bony PalpationLumbar Spinous Processes

    Sacral Tubercles

    Iliac Crest

    PSIS

          

  5. Lumbar Spine Soft Tissue PalpationLumbar Spinous Processes

    Sacral Tubercles

    Iliac Crest

    PSIS

          

  6. Bragard's SignPositive: Radiating pain in posterior thigh.

    Indicates: Sciatic Radiculopathy

          

Create Set