5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- What is a repetitive strain injury?
- • Rotator cuff injury may occur _
- What are signs of CTS?
- How can RSI be prevented?
- What can reduce the risk of sprains and strains?
- a Through education and ergonomics.
- b RSI - cumulative traumatic disorder resulting from repetitive movements, awkward postures or sustained force.
- c Warming up prior to exercising and before vigorous activity followed by stretching.
- d Signs are weakness, especially in thumb, burning pain, tingling, numbness, and a positive Phalen's test.
- e _gradually from aging, repetitive stress, or injury to the shoulder while falling.
5 Multiple choice questions
- Self limiting, with full functioning returning within 3 - 6 weeks.
- _fracture of the distal radius. Manifestations are pain, swelling, and obvious deformity of the wrist.
- _for bursitis
- Prevention involves educating employees and employers to identify risk factors.
- Injury to ligamentous structures surrounding a joint, usually caused by wrenching or twisting motion.
5 True/False questions
What can severe strains require? → Prompt attention. Realignment and then immobilization by bracing, taping or using a sling to allow time for ligaments and tissue to heal.
What is treatment for a RSI? → Identifying the precipitating activity, modification of activity, pain management with heat/cold application, rest, physical therapy, for strengthening and conditioning, and lifestyle changes.
What is the most obvious sign of Dislocation? → Local pain, tenderness, loss of function of injured part, and swelling of soft tissues in joint region.
What is the point of RICE? → Decrease inflammation and pain for most soft tissue injuries.
• Manifestations of rotator cuff include _ → _shoulder weakness, pain, and decreased range of motion (ROM).