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The Medical Assistant Study Set 2

Medicine

Quiz 36 :

Assisting in Orthopedic Medicine

Quiz 36 :

Assisting in Orthopedic Medicine

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An anterior lumbar curvature of the spine that becomes abnormally exaggerated is known as
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As soon as possible after a musculoskeletal injury, RICE therapy should be initiated. This stands for
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An abnormal curvature of the posterior thoracic spine is called
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Which type of fracture is common in young children?
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Several terms are used in anatomy and physiology to describe body movements. Which of the following is commonly described as bending?
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Which type of muscle is responsible for moving fluids through the urinary system?
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The type of movement in which a part is moved away from the midline of the body is
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The knee joint is categorized as having which type of movement?
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A sac of synovial fluid near a joint is known as a
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Loss of bone mass is known as
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All of the following are true about fibromyalgia except it
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Bending the foot to reduce the angle of the joint is called
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What is the difference between osteoarthritis and rheumatoid arthritis?
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A goniometer is used in the orthopedic examination to measure
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A patient who reports occasional acute pain in the big toe may be suffering from
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Spongy, porous bone tissue is described as
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Lateral curvature of the spinal column is known as
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Which of the following injuries results in an overstretching of a muscle or tendon?
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A patient who repeatedly uses the hands at work and complains of numbness and tingling of the fingers and difficulty grasping a pencil may be diagnosed with
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Turning the palm of the hand in a posterior position is called
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