Hemiplegia

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Hemiplegia

A quiz on the diagnosis Hemiplegia


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    The major risk factor for Hemiplegia is:
    • A. 

      High blood pressure

    • B. 

      Poor diet

    • C. 

      Age

    • D. 

      Heredity

    • E. 

      Emotional status

  • 2. 
    Left hemisphere of the brain has to do with 
    • A. 

      Visuospatial task skills

    • B. 

      Difficulty processing info.

    • C. 

      Language

  • 3. 
    _____________ are the most common cause of hemiplegia. 
  • 4. 
    Risk factors for hemiplegia or stroke include:
    • A. 

      Diabetes

    • B. 

      Cigarette smoking

    • C. 

      Previous stroke

    • D. 

      High blood pressure

    • E. 

      All of the above

  • 5. 
    _____________ is lack of pitch and rhythm in speech
  • 6. 
    True/FalseArm is usually more affected than the legs with hemiplegia?
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 7. 
    True or False?NDT or Bobath is an appropriate intervention for hemiplegia?
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 8. 
    Which types of diagnosis can cause hemiplegia in a child?
    • A. 

      Autism

    • B. 

      Mental Retardation

    • C. 

      Cerebral Palsy

    • D. 

      Williams syndrome

    • E. 

      Asthma

  • 9. 
    True/FalseTraumatic Brain Injury can cause Hemiplegia?
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 10. 
    __________________ could be added to Range of Motion exercises. 
  • 11. 
    ____________________ based therapy is most meaningful to the patient. 
  • 12. 
    CVA is the rapidly developing loss of brain function due to disturbance in the blood supply to the brain, caused by a blocked or burst blood vessel. 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False