Modalities- Massage And Ultrasound

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Quiz over PTA mod. massage and ultrasound 1


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Massage should be applied
    • A. 

      Proximally to distally

    • B. 

      Distally to proximally

    • C. 

      Toward the feet

    • D. 

      Only on the back

  • 2. 
    What should we remember about contact with patient we are massaging?
    • A. 

      Contact should be minimal

    • B. 

      We should invade the personal space of pt

    • C. 

      We should never break contact with patient once massage has begun

  • 3. 
    Term applied to lifting and squeezing technique of superficial fascia and underlying structures
  • 4. 
    When we lift the muscles during petrissage, tendons are stretched, this activates the
    • A. 

      Muscle spindles

    • B. 

      Auto immune system

    • C. 

      Gto

  • 5. 
    T or F ( correct F)Massage may cause subcutaneous bleeding in a hemopheliac.
  • 6. 
    Which pressure? stays within the skin and subcutaneous tissue
    • A. 

      Superficial applications

    • B. 

      Moderate to heavy pressure

    • C. 

      Cross friction massage

    • D. 

      Heavy pressure

    • E. 

      Petrissage

  • 7. 
    Massage can be used to reduce edema by the mechanical effect upon the veins and the lymphatic -----------.
  • 8. 
    What is the name of the crystal in the ultrasound head?
  • 9. 
    Ultrasound transmits energy by
    • A. 

      Convection

    • B. 

      Conduction

    • C. 

      Absorbtion

    • D. 

      Condention

    • E. 

      Conversion

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