Dynamics: Chapter 08 & 09

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  • 1. 

    The entry-level educational requirement for physical therapists will probably soon be ______________________.

    • A.

      An associate’s degree

    • B.

      A bachelor’s degree

    • C.

      A master’s degree

    • D.

      A doctoral degree

    Correct Answer
    D. A doctoral degree
    Explanation
    The entry-level educational requirement for physical therapists will probably soon be a doctoral degree. This is because the field of physical therapy is becoming increasingly complex and demanding, requiring therapists to have a higher level of education and expertise. A doctoral degree provides the necessary advanced knowledge and skills needed to effectively diagnose and treat patients. Additionally, this higher level of education ensures that physical therapists are able to stay up-to-date with the latest research and advancements in the field, allowing them to provide the best possible care to their patients.

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  • 2. 

    Physical therapist assistants ___.

    • A.

      Carry out treatment plans

    • B.

      Can perform all physical therapy procedures

    • C.

      usually work without supervision

    • D.

      Develop intervention plans

    Correct Answer
    A. Carry out treatment plans
    Explanation
    Physical therapist assistants are responsible for implementing the treatment plans that have been developed by physical therapists. They work closely with the physical therapist to carry out various treatment procedures and techniques, such as exercises, stretches, and modalities, as outlined in the treatment plan. While they play a crucial role in the patient's rehabilitation process, they typically work under the supervision and guidance of a licensed physical therapist. Therefore, the correct answer is "carry out treatment plans."

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  • 3. 

    ____________________ is the restoration, after a disease or injury, of the ability to function in a normal or near-normal manner.

    • A.

      Passive range of motion

    • B.

      Active range of motion

    • C.

      Rehabilitation

    • D.

      Restorative care

    Correct Answer
    C. Rehabilitation
    Explanation
    Rehabilitation is the process of restoring the ability to function in a normal or near-normal manner after a disease or injury. It involves various therapies, exercises, and interventions to improve physical, cognitive, and emotional capabilities. Rehabilitation aims to enhance independence, promote recovery, and maximize overall well-being.

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  • 4. 

    Which is NOT a typical job responsibility of respiratory therapists?

    • A.

      Perform range-of-motion exercises on a patient

    • B.

      Monitor patients in an ICU

    • C.

      Educate patients and families

    • D.

      Be part of a rapid-response team

    Correct Answer
    A. Perform range-of-motion exercises on a patient
    Explanation
    Respiratory therapists are healthcare professionals who specialize in providing respiratory care to patients with breathing difficulties. They are responsible for monitoring patients in an ICU, educating patients and families about respiratory treatments, and being part of a rapid-response team. However, performing range-of-motion exercises on a patient is not a typical job responsibility of respiratory therapists. This task is usually performed by physical therapists or occupational therapists who focus on improving mobility and function.

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  • 5. 

    Which statement about occupational therapy assistants is NOT true?

    • A.

      They typically have an associate’s degree.

    • B.

      They can perform many of the same tasks as occupational therapists.

    • C.

      Their most common role is to gather client data.

    • D.

      They are represented by the American Occupational Therapy Association.

    Correct Answer
    C. Their most common role is to gather client data.
    Explanation
    Occupational therapy assistants typically have an associate's degree and can perform many of the same tasks as occupational therapists. They are represented by the American Occupational Therapy Association. However, their most common role is not to gather client data.

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  • 6. 

    For which occupation is a background in anatomy, physiology, and medical terminology needed?

    • A.

      Health information technician

    • B.

      Health information coder

    • C.

      Medical transcriptionist

    • D.

      All of the above

    Correct Answer
    D. All of the above
    Explanation
    A background in anatomy, physiology, and medical terminology is needed for all of the occupations mentioned: health information technician, health information coder, and medical transcriptionist. These occupations require knowledge of the human body, its functions, and the terminology used in the medical field. This knowledge is essential for accurately documenting and coding medical information, maintaining health records, and transcribing medical reports. Therefore, all of the mentioned occupations require a background in anatomy, physiology, and medical terminology.

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  • 7. 

    Which occupation requires good listening skills?

    • A.

      Health information technician

    • B.

      health information coder

    • C.

      medical transcriptionist

    • D.

      All of the above

    Correct Answer
    C. medical transcriptionist
    Explanation
    Medical transcriptionists are responsible for transcribing medical reports dictated by healthcare professionals into written documents. This requires them to have good listening skills in order to accurately understand and transcribe the information being dictated. They must be able to listen carefully to the audio recordings and accurately capture all the details, including medical terminology and abbreviations. Therefore, medical transcriptionists require good listening skills to perform their job effectively.

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  • 8. 

    Which occupation will see a significant change in 2013 when a new rule goes into effect?

    • A.

      Health information technician

    • B.

      Health information coder

    • C.

      Medical transcriptionist

    • D.

      All of the above

    Correct Answer
    B. Health information coder
    Explanation
    The correct answer is health information coder. This occupation will see a significant change in 2013 when a new rule goes into effect. This suggests that the other occupations mentioned (health information technician and medical transcriptionist) will not be affected by the new rule.

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  • 9. 

    Which occupation checks patient documents for completeness?

    • A.

      Health information technician

    • B.

      Health information coder

    • C.

      medical transcriptionist

    • D.

      All of the above

    Correct Answer
    A. Health information technician
    Explanation
    A health information technician is responsible for checking patient documents for completeness. They ensure that all necessary information is included in the documents, such as medical history, test results, and treatment plans. This is an important task to ensure accurate and comprehensive patient records, which in turn helps healthcare professionals make informed decisions about patient care. Health information coders and medical transcriptionists may also play a role in organizing and documenting patient information, but their primary responsibilities may differ from that of a health information technician.

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  • 10. 

    Health information technicians can specialize in two areas: coding and ___________ registry.

    • A.

      Disease

    • B.

      Insurance

    • C.

      Cancer

    • D.

      Birth

    Correct Answer
    C. Cancer
    Explanation
    Health information technicians can specialize in two areas: coding and cancer registry. This means that they can choose to focus on either medical coding, which involves assigning codes to diagnoses and procedures for billing and record-keeping purposes, or cancer registry, which involves collecting and managing data on cancer patients for research and treatment purposes. By specializing in cancer registry, health information technicians can contribute to the understanding and treatment of cancer, which is a significant and prevalent disease.

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  • 11. 

    The __________________ approves all changes to the International Classification of Diseases (ICD).

    • A.

      Center for Disease Control (CDC)

    • B.

      Occupational Safety and Health (OSHA)

    • C.

      World Health Organization (WHO)

    • D.

      Federal government

    Correct Answer
    C. World Health Organization (WHO)
    Explanation
    The World Health Organization (WHO) approves all changes to the International Classification of Diseases (ICD). The ICD is a globally recognized system for classifying and coding diseases, disorders, injuries, and other health conditions. As the leading international health agency, the WHO is responsible for ensuring the accuracy and consistency of disease classification worldwide. Therefore, it has the authority to approve any changes made to the ICD, which is used by healthcare professionals, researchers, and policymakers around the world for statistical and epidemiological purposes.

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  • 12. 

    Medical codes are used in a variety of ways and by insurance companies and the World Health Organization to _________________________.

    • A.

      Pay for services.

    • B.

      Gather health data.

    • C.

      Follow common diseases.

    • D.

      All of the above

    Correct Answer
    D. All of the above
    Explanation
    Medical codes are used by insurance companies to pay for services, as these codes provide a standardized way to identify and categorize medical procedures and treatments. Additionally, medical codes are used by the World Health Organization to gather health data, as they allow for the collection and analysis of information on diseases, injuries, and other health-related issues. Therefore, the correct answer is "all of the above" as medical codes serve multiple purposes in healthcare systems.

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  • 13. 

    This health care provider tests people’s hearing.

    • A.

      Audiologist

    • B.

      Otolaryngologist

    • C.

      Audiometrist

    • D.

      Optometrist

    Correct Answer
    C. Audiometrist
    Explanation
    An audiometrist is a health care provider who specializes in testing people's hearing. They administer various tests to assess a person's ability to hear sounds of different frequencies and volumes. These tests help in diagnosing hearing loss or other auditory disorders. Unlike an audiologist, an audiometrist typically focuses solely on conducting hearing tests rather than providing comprehensive audiological care. An otolaryngologist is a medical doctor who specializes in ear, nose, and throat disorders, while an optometrist is a health care provider who tests and corrects vision problems.

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  • 14. 

    _____________ therapists manipulate muscles and other soft tissues to maintain or improve health.

    • A.

      Physical

    • B.

      Occupational

    • C.

      Massage

    • D.

      Recreational

    Correct Answer
    C. Massage
    Explanation
    Massage therapists manipulate muscles and other soft tissues to maintain or improve health. They use various techniques such as kneading, stroking, and applying pressure to relieve muscle tension, reduce stress, and promote relaxation. Massage therapy can also enhance circulation, improve flexibility, and alleviate pain. It is a non-invasive and drug-free approach to healthcare that is commonly used for rehabilitation, injury prevention, and overall well-being.

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  • 15. 

    Occupation means _________________.

    • A.

      Restoring function after injury or illness

    • B.

      Maintaining level of ADLs

    • C.

      Purposeful activity

    • D.

      Employment abilities

    Correct Answer
    C. Purposeful activity
    Explanation
    Occupational therapy focuses on returning the patient to their ability to participate in their lives and ADLs.

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  • 16. 

    Mortality refers to the 

    • A.

      Rate of living in a population

    • B.

      Rate of illness in a population

    • C.

      Rate of illness related deaths in a population

    • D.

      Rate of deaths in a population

    Correct Answer
    D. Rate of deaths in a population
    Explanation
    Mortality refers to the rate of deaths in a population. It measures the number of deaths that occur within a specific population over a given period of time. This indicator is commonly used to assess the overall health and well-being of a population, as well as to monitor the impact of diseases, accidents, and other factors on the mortality rate. By tracking mortality rates, policymakers and healthcare professionals can identify trends, implement interventions, and evaluate the effectiveness of public health initiatives.

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  • 17. 

    Occupational Therapy Assistants  require ________________.

    • A.

      On the job training

    • B.

      A certification from an accredited school

    • C.

      An associates degree from and accredited school

    • D.

      A bachelors degree from an accredited school

    Correct Answer
    A. On the job training
    Explanation
    Occupational Therapy Assistants require on the job training because it provides them with the necessary skills and knowledge to perform their job duties effectively. Through on the job training, they can learn about the specific techniques, equipment, and protocols used in occupational therapy. This training allows them to gain practical experience and develop the necessary competencies to assist occupational therapists in providing care to patients. While certifications and degrees may be beneficial, on the job training is essential for acquiring the hands-on skills needed in this field.

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  • 18. 

    Massage therapists must have a good understanding of anatomy and __________, which is the study of movement in the body.

    • A.

      Proxemics

    • B.

      Coordination

    • C.

      Kinesiology

    • D.

      Sports

    Correct Answer
    C. Kinesiology
    Explanation
    Massage therapists must have a good understanding of anatomy and kinesiology, which is the study of movement in the body. This knowledge is crucial for massage therapists to effectively assess and treat their clients. Kinesiology helps therapists understand how muscles, bones, and joints work together to produce movement, allowing them to identify any imbalances or dysfunctions that may be causing pain or discomfort. By incorporating their knowledge of kinesiology into their practice, massage therapists can tailor their treatments to address specific movement patterns and promote optimal functioning of the body.

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