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Understanding Joints & Joint Issues Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. What causes hyperextension and rotational injuries of hinge joints?

Question 2 2. The elbow joint:

Question 3 3. What defines the range of free motion for a hinge joint?

Question 4 4. Under what functional category are hinge joints classified?

Question 5 5. When is a joint formed?

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Question 6 6. Bursae provide two functions, to _____ and to _____?

Question 7 7. There is a primary bursa that is located on the back of the knee. If it is irritated it may form a Baker's Cyst. What is this bursa called?

Question 8 8. How many primary bursae are there that protect the knee joint?

Question 9 9. A bursa is a _____?

Question 10 10. Which of the following bursae would you locate above knee cap?

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Question 11 11. Surgery to correct trochanteric bursitis may be indicated when _____.

Question 12 12. The term bursitis refers to _____ of the bursa, protective fluid- filled sacs.

Question 13 13. A common cause of trochanteric bursitis may be all of the following EXCEPT _____.

Question 14 14. It is common to find pain _____ when examining an individual with trochanteric bursitis.

Question 15 15. Oral medications like ibuprofen are used to reduce swelling of the bursa. These medications are known as _____.

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Question 16 16. The articular capsule of the knee joint contains fluid-filled sacs that function to cushion and protect the knee joint. What are these fluid-filled sacs called?

Question 17 17. The three main bones that make up the knee joint are the femur, tibia, and _____.

Question 18 18. How many layers are their in the articular capsule of the knee joint?

Question 19 19. What is the main function of the tough, fibrous outer layer of the articular capsule of the knee?

Question 20 20. What is the name of the fluid that functions to lubricate the knee joint?

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Question 21 21. The physiologic response that occurs when the body is injured or ill that creates pain, redness, swelling and disruption of function is known as what?

Question 22 22. Which of the following best describes the bursae?

Question 23 23. Which of the following choices is not a symptom of inflammation?

Question 24 24. Bursae are filled with synovial fluid. Which of the following answer choices best represents synovial fluid?

Question 25 25. The knee is an example of what type of synovial joint?

Understanding Joints & Joint Issues Chapter Exam Instructions

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