Final Exam - Massage

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Massage Quizzes & Trivia

Mid Point Final exam Massage


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What is Effleurage
    • A. 

      Hard Friction, Without Lube

    • B. 

      Light Friction, Without Lube

    • C. 

      Light Friction, With Lube

    • D. 

      Starts Massage

  • 2. 
    What are the Mechanical Effects of Massage?
    • A. 

      Moving Blood/Lymphs and Moving Displaced Visera (Organs)

    • B. 

      Warm Facia

    • C. 

      Stretch Muscles and use Passive Joint Movements

    • D. 

      Move Mucus Out of Chest

    • E. 

      All Of The Above

  • 3. 
    True Or False - Vascular Activity is a reflexive Effect?
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 4. 
    Mechanical Means:
    • A. 

      Directly Acted Upon

    • B. 

      Tissues Are wholly Passive and Manipulated by the hand of the Manipulator

    • C. 

      Messages are relayed to nerve centers via sensory nerve endings

    • D. 

      Both A and B

    • E. 

      None of the Above

  • 5. 
    Vasodilation and Vaseoconstriction are examples of
    • A. 

      Mechanical Effect

    • B. 

      Reflexive Effect

    • C. 

      Vascular Activity

    • D. 

      Metabolic Activity

    • E. 

      Both B and C

  • 6. 
    Unprolongued Light Percussion is the only technique that causes
    • A. 

      Vasodilation

    • B. 

      Vaseoconstriction

    • C. 

      Effleurage

    • D. 

      Glandular activity

  • 7. 
    3 Reflexive Effects are _______________, __________________, and ________________.
  • 8. 
    Kneading, percussion, vibration and friction causes
    • A. 

      Vasodilation

    • B. 

      Glandular activity

    • C. 

      Vaseoconstriction

    • D. 

      Muscular contraction

  • 9. 
    Friction, reflexive stroking, spatting and vibration causes
    • A. 

      Vasodilation

    • B. 

      Glandular activity

    • C. 

      Muscular contraction

    • D. 

      Vaseoconstriction

  • 10. 
    Metabolic change does not include
    • A. 

      Biochemical changes occurring in the tissue as a result of mechanical effects and reflex activities which includes histamine changes

    • B. 

      Less surgar in blood of diabetic

    • C. 

      Digestion of abdomen

    • D. 

      Increased O2 in cellular level, decreased CO2 in cellular level

    • E. 

      Absorbtion of nutrients and removal of waste

  • 11. 
    Digestion in the abdomen is a reflexive effect
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 12. 
    Mechanical means that
    • A. 

      Tissues are wholly passive and manipulated by the hand of the manipulator

    • B. 

      It causes biochemical changes

    • C. 

      Neither a or b

  • 13. 
    Do you place bolsters under the ankle in supine position?
    • A. 

      No - Hyperextends knees

    • B. 

      Yes - Helps knees

  • 14. 
    Which is not an effect of unprolonged light percussion?
    • A. 

      Spasm

    • B. 

      Pallor

    • C. 

      Vaseoconstriction - stimulation

    • D. 

      Vasodilation - sedate

  • 15. 
    Kneading Pumping of Blood is a _____________ effect?
    • A. 

      Mechanical effect

    • B. 

      Reflexive effect

    • C. 

      Metabolic effect

  • 16. 
    What is the most superficial muscle?
    • A. 

      Bicep Brachii

    • B. 

      Trapezius

    • C. 

      Gluteus maximus

    • D. 

      Head

  • 17. 
    The vacuum pump in kneading causes?  Choose 2.
    • A. 

      Mechanicla effect

    • B. 

      Reflexive effect

    • C. 

      Compressies and relaxes

    • D. 

      Metabolic effect

    • E. 

      Stimulates

  • 18. 
    Kneading and strong percussion causes
    • A. 

      Heat Production

    • B. 

      Heat dissapation

    • C. 

      Calms down body

    • D. 

      Gets rid of pain

  • 19. 
    Passive touch ...
    • A. 

      Calms down nerves

    • B. 

      Increases energy

    • C. 

      Reflexive

    • D. 

      Both b and c

    • E. 

      Both a and c

  • 20. 
    To get rid of pain, get rid of fluid and empty vessels and to numb nerves you would want to use
    • A. 

      Passive touch

    • B. 

      Reflexive touch

    • C. 

      Pressure touch

  • 21. 
    Motor Point is
    • A. 

      Point on motor trunk, close to the surface

    • B. 

      Point on motor trunk, deep to the surface

    • C. 

      Passive touch

  • 22. 
    You would use light nerve compression to (choose 2)
    • A. 

      Stimulate

    • B. 

      Sedate

    • C. 

      Use on paralysis

    • D. 

      Use on sciatica and neuralgia

  • 23. 
    Use nerve deep nerve compression to (choose two)
    • A. 

      Stimulate

    • B. 

      Sedate

    • C. 

      Use on paralysis

    • D. 

      Use on sciatica and neuralgia

  • 24. 
    When you are focused during massage, it means you are centered
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 25. 
    What increases nervous irritability?
    • A. 

      Light unprolonged percussion

    • B. 

      Prolongued light percussion

    • C. 

      Deep nerve percussion

    • D. 

      Strong nerve percussion