Assistive Devices & Mobility Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. According to the body mechanics guidelines, what is the first thing you should do when starting body mechanics with a patient?

Question 2 2. Which of the following is an effect of mobility occurring?

Question 3 3. What part of the body are the body mechanics guidelines mainly aimed at protecting?

Question 4 4. What does ambulation mean?

Question 5 5. What could happen in the joints due to a loss of elasticity?

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Question 6 6. Which of the following is not a body mechanics guideline?

Question 7 7. What part(s) of the body can be bent when lifting patients?

Question 8 8. What is the proper term for bed sores?

Question 9 9. What is the best way to move a patient up in the bed?

Question 10 10. Which of these is not a benefit of ambulation?

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Question 11 11. Which body mechanics technique moves joints through the entire area through which they allow movement?

Question 12 12. Which muscles should be used when lifting patients?

Question 13 13. How often should a patient be turned to help avoid bed sores?

Question 14 14. What is the term for the break down of skin tissue due to lack of oxygen supply?

Question 15 15. Which is the technical term for walking?

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Question 16 16. What does the term 'body mechanics' mean?

Question 17 17. _____ is body orientation and helps to maintain the correct curvature of the vertebral column.

Question 18 18. ________ occurs as a result of fluid retention in the lungs due to the chest muscles getting weak.

Question 19 19. What is peristalsis?

Question 20 20. Ambulation prevents _____, which is when muscles, tendons and ligaments shorten and become hard due to a loss of elasticity, leading to joint deformity.

Assistive Devices & Mobility Chapter Exam Instructions

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