Massage PTA 102

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PTA 102 MASSAGE SECTION 3


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  • 1. 
    SOFT TISSUES ARE PRESSED, SQUEEZED AND LIFTED IN THE DIRECTION OF VENOUS FLOW, PRESSURE IS EXERTED TOWARD MIDLINE OF THE BODY
  • 2. 
    PERFORMED WITH HANDS ON OPPOSITE SIDE OF LIMBS. USE ENTIRE PALMAR SURFACE OF THE HANDS. GENTLE PRESSURE USED WITH HANDS WORKING IN OPPOSITE DIRECTIONS~TWO EXAMPLES ARE:  1) ROLLING- BETWEEN THUMB AND FOREFINGER  2) SHAKING- SHAKE THE MUSCLE BELLY
    • A. 

      KNEADING

    • B. 

      EFFLEURAGE

    • C. 

      STROKING

    • D. 

      FRICTION

  • 3. 
    OCCURS BETWEEN HAND AND FINGER SURFACES. SUPERFICIAL TISSUE MOVED OVER DEEP UNDERLYING ONES. SMALL CIRCULAR MOTIONS AT MYOFACIAL JUNCTIONS
    • A. 

      TAPOTEMENT

    • B. 

      FRICTION

    • C. 

      PETRISSAGE

    • D. 

      STROKING

  • 4. 
    A SERIES OF SMALL CIRCULAR MOVEMENTS USING FIRM CONTACT TO THE BODY PART CAUSING UNDERLYING TISSUES TO BE MOVED. IS USED TO FREE ADHESIONS AROUND SCAR TISSUE
    • A. 

      VIBRATION

    • B. 

      PETRISSAGE

    • C. 

      EFFLEURAGE

    • D. 

      TRANSVERSE FRICTION MASSAGE

  • 5. 
    EFFLEURAGE IS USED TO BEGIN AND END EVERY MASSAGE
    • A. 

      TRUE

    • B. 

      FALSE

  • 6. 
    THE PURPOSE OF EFFLUERAGE IS TO GLIDE OVER THE SKIN TO ATTEMPT TO MOVE DEEP MUSCLE TISSUE
    • A. 

      TRUE

    • B. 

      FALSE

  • 7. 
    WHICH PRINICIPLE DOES NOT APPLY TO EFFLUERAGE
    • A. 

      USED TO EVENLY DISTRIBUTE LUBRICANTS

    • B. 

      USED TO ASSESS UNDERLYING MUSCLE TONE; DISTAL TO PROXIMAL

    • C. 

      USED WITH POSTURAL DRAINAGE

    • D. 

      MOVEMENT IS A SLOW, RHYTHMICAL, SMOOTH EVEN PRESSURE

  • 8. 
    EFFLEURAGE MASSAGE MOVEMENT OPPOSES VENOUS FLOW
    • A. 

      TRUE

    • B. 

      FALSE

  • 9. 
    THIS MASSAGE TYPE IS CATAGORIZED INTO SUPERFICIAL OR DEEP
    • A. 

      STROKING

    • B. 

      FRICTION

    • C. 

      KNEADING

    • D. 

      PETRISSAGE

  • 10. 
    CENTRIPETAL
    • A. 

      TOWARDS HEART

    • B. 

      AWAY FROM HEART

  • 11. 
    CENTRIFUGAL
    • A. 

      TOWARDS THE HEART

    • B. 

      AWAY FROM THE HEART

  • 12. 
    ALSO REFERRED TO AS STRIKING, THIS TYPE IS A SERIES OF BRISK BLOWS WHICH FOLLOW EACH OTHER RAPIDLY AND MOVEMENT COME MAINLY FROM WRISTS.
    • A. 

      TRANSVERSE FRICTIONAL MASSAGE

    • B. 

      VIBRATION

    • C. 

      STROKING

    • D. 

      TAPOTEMENT

  • 13. 
    ALSO REFEERED TO AS SHAKING
    • A. 

      TAPOTEMENT

    • B. 

      FRICTION

    • C. 

      VIBRATION

    • D. 

      PETRISSAGE

  • 14. 
    HANDS ON CONTACT, THROUGH THE ANS, CREATES A REACTION IN SKIN DUE TO STIMULATION OF SENSORY FIBERS (SKIN REDNESS)
  • 15. 
    WHICH IS NOT A PHYSICAL EFFECT OF MASSAGE
    • A. 

      INCREASE BLOOD FLOW

    • B. 

      RELIEF PAIN

    • C. 

      INCREASE NUTRITION TO TISSUES

    • D. 

      INDUCE INDURATION

    • E. 

      REMOVES WASTE PRODUCTS

  • 16. 
    SLOW RHYTHMICALMASSAGE CAN CREATE A SEDATIVE EFFECT WITHIN THE NERVOUS SYSTEM
    • A. 

      TRUE

    • B. 

      FALSE

  • 17. 
    PERCUSSION CAN DECREASE HYPERSENSITIVITY
    • A. 

      TRUE

    • B. 

      FALSE

  • 18. 
    ATROPHY CAN BE PREVENTABLE WITH MASSAGE
    • A. 

      TRUE

    • B. 

      FALSE

  • 19. 
    WHICH OF THESE IS NOT A CORRECT STATEMENT CONCERNING MASSAGE EFFECTS IN THE MUSCULAR SYSTEM
    • A. 

      WILL DECREASE THE AMOUNT OF FIBROSIS, WHICH DEVELOPS IN IMMOBILIZED OR INJURED MUSCULATURE.

    • B. 

      INCREASE STRENGTH

    • C. 

      INCREASE CIRCULATION THEREFORE INCREASES OXYGEN TO AREA TO HELP IN HEALING, RELAXATION, ECT

    • D. 

      DECREASE LACTIC ACID BUILD UP, THEREFORE DECREASES MUSCLE CRAMPS "RELAXATION"

  • 20. 
    MASSAGE IMPROVES FUNCTION OF SEBACEOUS AND SWEAT GLANDS
    • A. 

      TRUE

    • B. 

      FALSE

  • 21. 
    MASSAGE DIRECTLY EFFECTS BONE GROWTH, DUE TO INCREASE CIRCULATION
    • A. 

      TRUE

    • B. 

      FALSE

  • 22. 
    MASSAGE HELPS THE CIRCULATORY SYSTEM BY INHIBITING VASOCONSTRICTION, TO PREVENT THE RELEASE OF HISTAMINE
    • A. 

      TRUE

    • B. 

      FALSE

  • 23. 
    MASSAGE CAN INCREASES PERISTALSIS IN INTESTINES
    • A. 

      TRUE

    • B. 

      FALSE

  • 24. 
    WHICH OF THE FOLLOWING ARE CONTRINDICATIONS FOR MASSAGE(CHOSE AS MANY THAT APPLY)
    • A. 

      ACUTE CONDITIONS

    • B. 

      FRACTURE

    • C. 

      EDEMA

    • D. 

      INFECTION

    • E. 

      HEALING SKIN GRAFT

  • 25. 
    THE FOLLOWING ARE INDICATIONS FOR MASSAGE(CHOOSE AS MANY THAT APPLY)
    • A. 

      CIRCULATORY DISORDERS

    • B. 

      MUSCLE SPASMS

    • C. 

      PARALYSIS

    • D. 

      BELL'S PALSY

    • E. 

      THROMBOSIS

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