Therapy Quiz

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  • 1. 
    True or False. Is medication the most effective method for treating dysphagia?
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 2. 
    What causes dysphagia in the older adult?
    • A. 

      Stroke

    • B. 

      Parkinson's Disease

    • C. 

      Heart Attack

    • D. 

      Hypertension

    • E. 

      A or B

  • 3. 
    What is the most common method of treatment for dysphagia?
  • 4. 
    True or False. Malnutrition is a common concern for elderly patients who suffer from dysphagia.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 5. 
    Speech therapy is used to treat _____________.
  • 6. 
    If a patient has difficulty swallowing liquids, they should be drinking _____ liquids
  • 7. 
    T or F Occupational therapists often work with patients that have Alzheimer’s and dysphagia.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 8. 
    If a patient has dysphagia, they would need what types of foods?
  • 9. 
    What is an adaptive feeding tool occupational therapists have their patients use?
    • A. 

      Plate guards

    • B. 

      Nosy cups

    • C. 

      Bulky utensils

    • D. 

      Handle cups

    • E. 

      All of the above

  • 10. 
    If a patient has trouble moving from their bed to the wheelchair, a physical therapist could give them __________ training to learn safe ways to do this.
  • 11. 
    Muscle strength declines by 15% each decade after age 50 and _____% each decade after age 70.
  • 12. 
    Strength training and balance training can help reduce the risk of ____ in the elderly.
  • 13. 
    T or F Physical Therapists have a nutritional responsibility with the patient.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False