Sports Therapist - Qp19

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Sports Therapist - Qp19

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Infra-red lamps have been used for many years in sports and physiotherapy.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 2. 
    ______ are generally made with a tungsten wire element contained in a glass bulb.
    • A. 

      Non-Luminous Generators

    • B. 

      Luminous Generators

    • C. 

      Infra-Red

  • 3. 
    By far the most commonly sold infra-red lamp is the non-luminous type.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 4. 
    Dangers in use includes: (Select four)
    • A. 

      Burns

    • B. 

      Bites

    • C. 

      Heartaches

    • D. 

      Headaches

    • E. 

      Faintness

    • F. 

      Ears

    • G. 

      Eyes

  • 5. 
    On your patient’s first visit use more caution until you know how they react to infra-red treatment.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 6. 
    Shorter infra-red rays as produced by the luminous generator (10,000A) penetrate to the deeper parts of the dermis and subcutaneous tissue.
    • A. 

      100A

    • B. 

      1000A

    • C. 

      10000A

    • D. 

      100000A

  • 7. 
    The main effects of ultra-violet light is germicidal.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 8. 
    A typical faradic machine, has a number of sets of pads and is the type often used by sports therapists.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 9. 
    A faradic stimulator is probably the most useful piece of equipment for sports therapy treatment, after an ultra-sound.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 10. 
    Contra-indications to treatment includes: (Select five)
    • A. 

      Over or near recent scar tissue.

    • B. 

      Over varicose veins.

    • C. 

      Any area that is bleeding.

    • D. 

      Over the abdomen during menstruation.

    • E. 

      Pacemakers.

    • F. 

      Over or near infectious skin conditions.