Moist Heat, Paraffin, Fluidotherapy, Cryotherapy And Hydrotherapy

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Heat Quizzes & Trivia

PTA 102SECTIONS 7, 8, 9, 10 AND 11


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    THE IDEAL TEMPERATURE FOR MOIST HEAT IS 165- 170 DEGREES
    • A. 

      TRUE

    • B. 

      FALSE

  • 2. 
    A TERRYCLOTH COVER IS APPROX HOW MANY LAYERS?
    • A. 

      2

    • B. 

      4

    • C. 

      8

    • D. 

      1

  • 3. 
    HOW MANY LAYERS ARE PLACED BETWEEN THE PATIENT AND HOT PACK
    • A. 

      6-8

    • B. 

      2-4

    • C. 

      8-10

    • D. 

      4-6

  • 4. 
    WHICH IS NOT A PHYSIOLOGICAL EFFECT OF MOIST HEAT
    • A. 

      RELIEVE MUSCLE SPASM

    • B. 

      DECREASE CIRCULATION

    • C. 

      INCREASE PERSPIRATION AND METABOLISM

    • D. 

      DECREASE PAIN

  • 5. 
    WHICH IS AN EXAMPLE OF AN INDICATION FOR MOIST HEAT
    • A. 

      ACUTE CIRCULATORY DISORDERS

    • B. 

      INFECTIONS

    • C. 

      ACUTE SPRAIN AND STRAINS

    • D. 

      BURSITIS, TENDINITIS

  • 6. 
    WHICH IS AN EXAMPLE OF A CONTRAINDICATION FOR MOIST HEAT
    • A. 

      LOSS OF SENSATION/ HYPERSENSITIVITY

    • B. 

      SCIATICA

    • C. 

      MUSCLE SPASMS

    • D. 

      CHRONIC CONDITIONS

  • 7. 
    A CONDITION THAT IS MARKED BY PATCHY RED AND WHITE AREAS
  • 8. 
    AN INCREASE IN THE QUANTITY OF BLOOD FLOWING THROUGH ANY PART OF THE BODY, SHOWN BY REDNESS OF THE SKIN CAUSED BY THE APPLICATION OH HEAT
  • 9. 
    THE IDEAL TEMPERATURE FOR PARAFFIN IS 125- 130 DEGREES
    • A. 

      TRUE

    • B. 

      FALSE

  • 10. 
    WHICH IS NOT A PHYSIOLOGICAL EFFECT OF PARAFFIN
    • A. 

      DECREASE PAIN

    • B. 

      INCREASES ROM

    • C. 

      DECREASES PLIABILITY OF SKIN

    • D. 

      INCREASE TEMPERATURE OF AREA

  • 11. 
    WHICH IS NOT A CONTRAINDICATION FOR PARAFFIN
    • A. 

      LITTLE OR NO SENSATION

    • B. 

      JOINT STIFFNESS DUE TO SCAR TISSUE

    • C. 

      HYPERSENSITIVITY

    • D. 

      OPEN WOUNDS

  • 12. 
    REFERRING  TO FLUIDOTHERAPY, HEAT TRANSFER CHARACTERISTICS OCCUR BY
    • A. 

      CONDUCTION

    • B. 

      CONVECTION

    • C. 

      BOTH CONDUCTION AND CONVECTION

    • D. 

      THERE IS NO HEAT TRANSFER

  • 13. 
    A PATIENT WITH AN OPEN WOUND SHOULD NOT USE THE FLUIDOTHERAPY
    • A. 

      TRUE

    • B. 

      FALSE

  • 14. 
    IN CRYOTHERAPY, WHAT IS THE 4 STAGES OF SENSATION IN ORDER
    • A. 

      COLDNESS, WARMTH, NUMBNESS, STINGING/BURNING/ACHE

    • B. 

      COLDNESS, WARMTH,STINGING/BURNING/ACHE, NUMBNESS

    • C. 

      COLDNESS, STINGING/BURNING/ACHE, NUMBNESS, WARMTH

    • D. 

      COLDNESS, STINGING/BURNING/ACHE, WARMTH, NUMBNESS

  • 15. 
    WHICH IS NOT A PHYSIOLOGICAL AFFECT OF CRYOTHERAPY
    • A. 

      INCREASE HEART RATE

    • B. 

      DECREASE ACUTE PAIN

    • C. 

      INCREASE BLOOD VISCOSITY

    • D. 

      DECREASE MUSCLE SPINDLE ACTIVITY

  • 16. 
    WHICH IS NOT AN INDICATION FOR CRYOTHERAPY
    • A. 

      FACIAL PAIN

    • B. 

      MYOSITIS

    • C. 

      CORONARY ARTERY DISEASE

    • D. 

      CONTUSION

  • 17. 
    THE APPLICATION OF WATER IN EITHER A SOLID, LIQUID OR VAPOR STATE FOR THERAPEUTIC PURPOSES UTILIZING VARIOUS WATER TEMPERATURES AS PRESCRIBED IS CALLED
  • 18. 
    WHICH OF THESE IN A CONTRAINDICATION FOR HYDROTHERAPY
    • A. 

      EDEMA

    • B. 

      FRACTURES

    • C. 

      ARTHRITIS

    • D. 

      OPEN WOUNDS

  • 19. 
    WHICH OF THESE ARE INDICATIONS FOR HYDROTHERAPY
    • A. 

      BURNS

    • B. 

      RECENT SKIN GRAFT

    • C. 

      EXCESSIVE SWEATING

    • D. 

      HEMORRHAGE

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