Prosthetic Devices: Function, Use & Examples


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

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

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

The quiz and worksheet are tools designed to check your understanding of prosthetic devices. Their function and some examples are covered on the quiz.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

You will be quizzed on:

  • How a prosthetic device helps
  • The purpose of limb prostheses
  • A prosthetic device that corrects the physiological function of a body part instead of replacing it
  • Figuring out which prosthetic device is best

Skills Practiced

  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important details from the lesson on prosthetic devices
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you have gained about an example of an intra-oral prosthetic
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer questions about the different functions of prosthetic devices

Additional Learning

Review more about these devices by using the lesson called Prosthetic Devices: Function, Use & Examples. This lesson helps you:

  • Examine the general purpose of prosthetic devices
  • Identify the different types of prosthetic devices
  • Review prosthetic device examples