Pregnant Vol.En.22

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Pregnant Quizzes & Trivia

Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Which one of the following is true?
    • A. 

      Antagonists always eccentrically contract.

    • B. 

      Antagonists always shorten.

    • C. 

      Antagonists always lengthen.

    • D. 

      Antagonists always work against gravity.

  • 2. 
    Postural stabilization muscles tend to be
    • A. 

      Larger and deeper

    • B. 

      Smaller and superficial

    • C. 

      Larger and superficial

    • D. 

      Smaller and deeper

  • 3. 
    A biological agent capable of causing disease is 
    • A. 

      Flagellum

    • B. 

      Carcinogen

    • C. 

      Pathogen

    • D. 

      Ameba

  • 4. 
    Which of the following is a trigger point that is located at musculotendinous junctions?
    • A. 

      Golgi

    • B. 

      Periosteal

    • C. 

      Central

    • D. 

      Attachment

  • 5. 
    Which of the following best describes a state of exhaustion or a loss of strength or endurance such as that felt after strenuous physical activity?
    • A. 

      Muscle weakness

    • B. 

      Muscle fatigue

    • C. 

      Muscle tetany

    • D. 

      Muscle sorbet

  • 6. 
    Considered a light effleurage, this massage stroke is feather-light finger tracing over the skin with the direction of movement always down the body.
    • A. 

      Friction

    • B. 

      Trager

    • C. 

      Nerve stroke

    • D. 

      Petrissage

  • 7. 
    Active movements performed by the client while the therapist assist throughout the range of motion or stretch are called
    • A. 

      Active assisted movements

    • B. 

      Active resisted movements

    • C. 

      Passive movements

    • D. 

      Active movements

  • 8. 
    When a person is in a horizontal position while lying face downward, this position is called
    • A. 

      Prone

    • B. 

      Fowler's

    • C. 

      Trendelenburg

    • D. 

      Supine

  • 9. 
    The ancient "center of gravity" located an inch or two below and behind the navel is called
    • A. 

      Dan tien

    • B. 

      Tsubo center

    • C. 

      Third eye

    • D. 

      Chakra

  • 10. 
    Which of the following is locally indicated for massage?
    • A. 

      Gastritis

    • B. 

      Bunion

    • C. 

      Colitis

    • D. 

      Wart

  • 11. 
    What is the concept of energy called in India?
    • A. 

      Ki

    • B. 

      Chi

    • C. 

      Prana

    • D. 

      Ether

  • 12. 
    Which of the three doshas is made up of the elements fire and water?
    • A. 

      Vata

    • B. 

      Pitta

    • C. 

      Kapha

    • D. 

      Prana

  • 13. 
    Blood pressure generally decreases during massage because
    • A. 

      The heart pumps less blood

    • B. 

      Venous flow is impeded

    • C. 

      Vasoconstriction occurs in blood vessels

    • D. 

      Vasodilation occurs in the blood vessels

  • 14. 
    In what order are the following sensations felt by most clients during cold applications?
    • A. 

      Coldness, burning, stinging or aching, numbness

    • B. 

      Burning, stinging or aching, coldness, numbness

    • C. 

      Coldness, numbness, stinging or aching, burning

    • D. 

      Numbness, coldness, burning, stinging or aching

  • 15. 
    Which of the following best describes petrissage?
    • A. 

      Rubbing one surface over another; skin over skin or skin over underlying structures

    • B. 

      Cycles of rhythmic lifting, squeezing, and releasing of tissue, working parallel to the muscle fibers

    • C. 

      Rapid shaking, quivering, trembling or rocking movements

    • D. 

      Gliding movements that are repeated and follow the contour of the body

  • 16. 
    A client has a sprain of the calcaneofibular ligament.  It is a grade two sprain in the subacute healing phase.  The main injury force was tension.  Which of the following is contraindicated?
    • A. 

      Lymphatic drain to manage edema

    • B. 

      Manage protective spasm

    • C. 

      Invert the foot and stretch

    • D. 

      Gentle range of motion in the midrange

  • 17. 
    By which week in pregnant women can the hormone production of relaxin be sufficient to produce ligament laxity and affect joint stability?
    • A. 

      10

    • B. 

      24

    • C. 

      32

    • D. 

      38

  • 18. 
    What would be the best self-care treatment plan for a client with acute bursitis in the shoulder?
    • A. 

      Heat with flare-ups

    • B. 

      Isotonic exercise

    • C. 

      Remain active

    • D. 

      Rest from activity and ice

  • 19. 
    During massage application, while kneading the tissue, the massage practitioner notices that the pliability increases.  The client is pleased with the increase in flexibility.  Which of the following best describes this benefit?
    • A. 

      The piezoelectric property of the nervous system

    • B. 

      The interralationship of prana with Qi

    • C. 

      The thixotropic nature of ground substance

    • D. 

      The activation of mast cells

  • 20. 
    Which of the following Japanese bodywork therapies uses pressure on the surface of the skin along energy channels called meridians to regain and maintain a harmonic flow of energy throughout the body/mind/spirit?
    • A. 

      Shiatsu

    • B. 

      Java

    • C. 

      Qigong

    • D. 

      Acupuncture