Physiology Quiz: Body Disorders

26 Questions | Total Attempts: 38

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  • 1. 
    Which of the following would NOT contribute to limited hip extension?
    • A. 

      Tight anterior joint capsule

    • B. 

      Weak psoas

    • C. 

      Weak gluteus maximus

    • D. 

      Short rectus femoris

  • 2. 
    Snapping hip syndrome can be the _______ tendon passing over the ________.
    • A. 

      Psoas, lesser trochanter

    • B. 

      Psoas, greater trochanter

    • C. 

      Iliofemoral ligament, lesser trochanter

    • D. 

      Psoas, anterior acetabulum

    • E. 

      A & D

  • 3. 
    With a posterior pelvic tilt, which hip ligament would be stressed?
    • A. 

      Iliofemoral

    • B. 

      Y ligament of Bigalow

    • C. 

      Ischiofemoral ligament

    • D. 

      Pubofemoral ligament

    • E. 

      A & B

  • 4. 
    Tight hip flexors cause increased lumbar _______ when the hip extends.
    • A. 

      Extension

    • B. 

      Flexion

  • 5. 
    Pain originating from the hip joint is commonly felt in the groin area.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 6. 
    Two structres that are likely implicated with an anterior pelvic tilt include:
    • A. 

      Short Quadratus femoris, short quatratus lumborum

    • B. 

      Short TFL, weak psoas

    • C. 

      Weak gluteus maximus, short IT band

    • D. 

      Short hamstrings, weak TFL

  • 7. 
    If your client has 30 degress of hip adduction, you would want to increase this range of motion.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 8. 
    Which of the following could be a cause of hypermobility with hip OA?
    • A. 

      Stabilizing muscle spasm

    • B. 

      Joint capsule restrictions

    • C. 

      Joint capsule laxity due to degeneration

    • D. 

      Osteophyte formation

  • 9. 
    A weak gluteus medius on the right side may result in:
    • A. 

      Pelvis tilting downward on the left side when standing on the right leg

    • B. 

      Compensatory movement of shifting the upper body to the left

    • C. 

      Lumbar side bending to the left

    • D. 

      Nerve root irritation on the left

  • 10. 
    Shin spints have variable descriptions of the quality of pain. If someone describes parasthesia type symptoms, what is the condition most likely to be?
    • A. 

      Compartment syndrome

    • B. 

      Periostitis

    • C. 

      Tendonitis

    • D. 

      Stress fracture

  • 11. 
    If the tibialis anterior is overworking to dorsiflex the ankle, which two muscles are likely short?
    • A. 

      Tibialis anterior, extensor digitorum longus

    • B. 

      Extensor halusis longus, peroneus longus

    • C. 

      Soleus, gastrocnemius

  • 12. 
    If someone describes pain directly over their lateral hip/greater trochanter, which trigger point(s) could be the cause?
    • A. 

      Quadratus lumborum

    • B. 

      Gluteus medius

    • C. 

      Vastus lateralis

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 13. 
    A step deformity would be observed with:
    • A. 

      Acromioclavicular joint separation

    • B. 

      Glenohumeral joint anterior dislocation

    • C. 

      Sternoclavicular joint hypermobility

    • D. 

      Sternoclavicular joint hypomobility

  • 14. 
    When observing your client's scapula from behind, you notice that the spine of the scapula is horizontal. This indicates a(n):
    • A. 

      Upwardly rotated scapula

    • B. 

      Normal scapular posture

    • C. 

      Downwardly rotated scapula

    • D. 

      Anteriorly tipped scapula

  • 15. 
    During active arm abduction in the plane of scaption, the humerus is required to ______ to achieve full range of motion.
    • A. 

      Internally rotate

    • B. 

      Externally rotate

    • C. 

      No rotation is required

  • 16. 
    The first range you are likley to lose at the glenohumeral joint when a capsular pattern is present is:
    • A. 

      Internal rotation

    • B. 

      External rotation

    • C. 

      Abduction

    • D. 

      Adduction

    • E. 

      Flexion

  • 17. 
    Which part of the glenohumeral joint capsule is most affected by adhesive capsulitis?
    • A. 

      Superior

    • B. 

      Anterior

    • C. 

      Posterior

    • D. 

      Inferior

  • 18. 
    Which of the following options represents the most effective course of treatment during the freezing stage of frozen shoulder?
    • A. 

      Low grade joint mobilizations

    • B. 

      Passive range of motion

    • C. 

      High grade mobilizations

    • D. 

      A & B

    • E. 

      B & C

  • 19. 
    Following an anterior dislocation of the glenohumeral joint, which of the following treatment options would you include during the acute/early sub acute stages of healing?
    • A. 

      Stretching in to external rotation at 90 degrees of abduction

    • B. 

      Stretches into extension

    • C. 

      Low grade posterior glides

    • D. 

      Low grade anterior glides

  • 20. 
    Pain through 45-120 degrees of abduction is most likely to indicate:
    • A. 

      Frozen shoulder in the frozen stage

    • B. 

      Sternoclavicular joint hypomobility

    • C. 

      Acromioclavicular joint injury

    • D. 

      Biceps short head tendonitis

    • E. 

      Subacromial joint impingement

  • 21. 
    When providing treatment for someone that suffers from shoulder impingement that you've assessed as being the result of an anterior tipping scapula, which of the following treatment aims would be considered?
    • A. 

      Lengthening the upper trapezius

    • B. 

      Strengthening the rhomboids

    • C. 

      Strengthening the serratus anterior

    • D. 

      Lengthening the pectoralis major

  • 22. 
    Impingement resulting from subacromial bursitis would be referred to as:
    • A. 

      Primary impingement

    • B. 

      Secondary impingement

  • 23. 
    When performing an assessment, which finding would NOT contribute to plantar fascitis?
    • A. 

      Hypomobility of the foot

    • B. 

      Hypermobility of the foot

    • C. 

      Myofascial restrictions in the posterior leg

    • D. 

      Restriction in first toe extension

    • E. 

      All of the above would contribute

  • 24. 
    What nerve could become entrapped between the two heads of the flexor carpi ulnaris at the cubital tunnel?
    • A. 

      Radial

    • B. 

      Median

    • C. 

      Ulnar

    • D. 

      Musculocutaneous

    • E. 

      Axillary

  • 25. 
    With a tendonopathy, pain will occur when the muscle is contracted and when it is stretched.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

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