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Orthotic & Prosthetic Devices Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. A large area where splints are necessary are for patients that have sustained a burn injury. Which of the following is a type of splint commonly used for such a condition?

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Question 2 2. A cone splint or spasticity splint will most commonly be used for _____.

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Question 3 3. There are four different reasons a splint may be put into use for a client, select which option is NOT correct.

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Question 4 4. The condition called de Quervain tenosynovitis calls for which type of splinting?

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Question 5 5. Guillain-Barre Syndrome is an aliment that calls for splinting, which type of splint is used?

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Question 6 6. _____ is the formal name for devices applied to the outside of the body to help with structural and functional problems with the body.

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Question 7 7. What is carpal tunnel syndrome?

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Question 8 8. Which of the following is NOT an example of an orthosis?

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Question 9 9. What does the abbreviation HKAFO stand for in orthotics?

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Question 10 10. Devices that assist a person with walking are classified as _____ devices.

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Question 11 11. Name three materials that splints can be made of.

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Question 12 12. Splints are used to stabilize, _____, and control the affected area of the body.

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Question 13 13. What is a prefabricated splint?

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Question 14 14. What type of conditions warrant the use of a splint?

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Question 15 15. What is a custom fabricated splint?

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Question 16 16.

Limb prostheses DO NOT help people:

I. Live independently

II. See better

III. Maximize their mobility

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Question 17 17. A person with a prosthetic device may need the help of a(n) _____ to figure out how best to use their prosthetic.

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Question 18 18. Which of the following is an intra-oral prosthetic?

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Question 19 19.

A prosthetic device helps to:

I. Replace a missing body part

II. Correct the (physical or physiological) function of a body part

III. Support a body part

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Question 20 20. Which of the following prosthetic devices corrects the physiological function of a body part instead of replacing it?

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Orthotic & Prosthetic Devices Chapter Exam Instructions

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