Physical Therapy Modalities Trivia Quiz

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Do you know enough about physical therapy? Can you pass this physical therapy modalities trivia quiz? Physical therapy, which is also known as physiotherapy, is one of the well-known and allied health professions. It is given by physical therapists who promote, maintain, as well as restore health through physical examination. These questions will test as well as expand your understanding of physical therapy modalities. Let's go for this quiz, and all the best to you!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Which of the following is NOT an indication for using heat?
    • A. 

      Stiff joints

    • B. 

      Wounds

    • C. 

      RA

    • D. 

      Muscle spasm

    • E. 

      Sympathetic Nervous System

  • 2. 
    When using moist heat how many towels must you use between the hot pack and the client's skin?
    • A. 

      5-6

    • B. 

      6-8

    • C. 

      8-10

    • D. 

      None

  • 3. 
    How long should you apply the moist heat pack?
    • A. 

      5-10 minutes

    • B. 

      10- 15 minutes

    • C. 

      15-20 minutes

    • D. 

      20-25 minutes

  • 4. 
    Which type of modality would you use if the client has stiffness in their hands? Hint: this modality allows for deep penetration of the joints.
    • A. 

      Moist heat

    • B. 

      Cold Packs

    • C. 

      Paraffin

    • D. 

      A & C

  • 5. 
    Check the boxes that are reasons why cold is used. 
    • A. 

      Arthritis

    • B. 

      Reduce acute inflammation

    • C. 

      Edema control

    • D. 

      Pain control

    • E. 

      Muscle spasm

    • F. 

      Chronic inflammation

    • G. 

      Modify spasticity

    • H. 

      Cryostretching

  • 6. 
    How long is a cold pack applied for?
    • A. 

      10-15 minutes

    • B. 

      15-20 minutes

    • C. 

      20-25 minutes

    • D. 

      25-30 minutes

  • 7. 
    How long is ice massage applied for?
    • A. 

      2-3 minutes

    • B. 

      5-8 minutes

    • C. 

      5-10 minutes

    • D. 

      15-20 minutes

  • 8. 
    Which of the followig are contraindications for cryotherapy?
    • A. 

      Cold hypersensitivity

    • B. 

      Cold intolerance

    • C. 

      Cryoglobulinemia

    • D. 

      Raynauds Phenomenon

    • E. 

      PVD

    • F. 

      DVT

    • G. 

      Over regeneration nerve

    • H. 

      All but F

    • I. 

      All but F & G

    • J. 

      All but E * G

  • 9. 
    Check the boxes that are precautions for cryotherapy.
    • A. 

      Hypertension

    • B. 

      Wounds

    • C. 

      Edema

    • D. 

      Inflammation

    • E. 

      Poor sensation

    • F. 

      Too old or too young

  • 10. 
    If you used a frequency of 1 MHz how deep would you want it to go?
    • A. 

      2cm

    • B. 

      3cm

    • C. 

      4 cm

    • D. 

      5 cm

    • E. 

      6 cm

  • 11. 
    If you used a frequency of 3 MHz how deep would you want it to go?
    • A. 

      2cm

    • B. 

      3cm

    • C. 

      4 cm

    • D. 

      5 cm

    • E. 

      6 cm

  • 12. 
    If you want to heat the structures, describe your duty cycle. 
    • A. 

      Nonthermal and 20-50 duty cycle

    • B. 

      Nonthermal and 100% duty cycle

    • C. 

      Thermal and 20-50% duty cycle

    • D. 

      Thermal and 100% duty cycle

  • 13. 
    If you want to provide heat for a more mechanical effect, describe your duty cycle. 
    • A. 

      Nonthermal and 20-50 duty cycle

    • B. 

      Nonthermal and 100% duty cycle

    • C. 

      Thermal and 20-50% duty cycle

    • D. 

      Thermal and 100% duty cycle

  • 14. 
    A higher frequency makes for lower intensity and a shorter treatment session.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 15. 
    The following are contraindications for what type of modality?
    • Over malignant tumors
    • over heart or eye
    • pregnancy (over uterus)
    • plastic implants
    • patients with pacemakers
    • kids  under 18
    • thrombophlebitis
    • A. 

      Cryotherapy

    • B. 

      Electrotherapy

    • C. 

      Heat

    • D. 

      Ultrasound

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