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BHU/HARD RESTRAINTS
4 HOUR TIME LIMIT
BIO-TERRORISM
MITIGATION ( RISK)
PREPAREDNESS
RESPONSE
RECOVERY
RESISTIVE ISOMETRIC CONSTRICTION
PT CONTRACTS THE MUSCLE WHILE PUSHING AGAINST A STATIONARY OBJECT
DEFINE DYSPAHASIA
Impairment of speech and verbal comprehension, especially when associated with brain injury.
PATHOLOGICAL FRACTURES
OCCUR WHEN RIGIDITY IS MISSING
COMPRESSION FRACTURES
SPONGY ( OSTEOPOROSIS) IN NATURE
PROPRIOCEPTION
THE AWARENESS OF THE POSITION OF THE BODY
THE NERVOUS SYSTEM
CONTROLS MOVEMENT AND POSTURE
CEREBELLUM
COORDINATES ALL VOLUNTARY MOVEMENT
THE 3 FLUID FILLED CANALS IN THE EAR
ALLOW A PERSON TO CHANGE POSITION W/O LOSING BALANCE
KYPHOSIS
HUNCHBACK
LORDOSIS
SWAYBACK AN INCREASED LUMBAR CURVATURE
SCOLIOSIS
LATERAL SPINAL CURVATURE
OSTEOPOROSIS
LOSS OF BONE DENSITY/ LOSS OF HEIGHT
LORDOSIS
PREGNANT WOMEN
DEGENERATIVE JOINT DISEASE
AFFECTS WEIGHT BEARING JOINTS
MUSCULAR DYSTROPHY
DEGENERATION OF SKELETAL MUSCLE FIBERS W/ PROGRESSIVE WEAKNESS AND WASTING
TONE
THE SLIGHT MUSCULAR RESISTANCE FELT BY THE EXAMINER AS THE RELAXED EXTREMITY IS PASSIVELY MOVED THROUGH ITS ROM
BEDREST
REDUCES THE O2 NEEDS OF THE BODY
NEGATIVE NITROGEN BALANCE RESULTS IN
WEIGHT LOSS
IMMOBILITY AND ATELECTASIS
THE DISTAL LUNG TISSUE COLLAPSES
THROMBUS FORMATION
A BLOOD CLOT FORMS IN THE VEINS BECAUSE OF POOLING OF BLOOD
MUSCLE ATROPHY
LOSS OF MUSCLE TISSUE
URINARY STASIS
MOVEMENT OF URINE STOPS OR SLOWS BECAUSE THE PT IS LYING DOWN
RENAL CALCULI
KIDNEY STONES
PRESSURE ULCERS
TISSUE IS FLATTENED BTWN THE BED AND THE BONE
CPM
CONTINUOUS PASSIVE MOTION

KNEE REPLACEMENT
CAPILLARY CLOSING PRESSURE
NEEDED TO CLOSE THE CAPILLARIES
BLANCHING
THE NORMAL RED TONES OF SKIN ARE ABSENT
ABNORMAL REACTIVE HYPEREMIA
EXCESSIVE VASODILATION
INDURATION
AREA OF LOCALIZED EDEMA UNDER THE SKIN
IF PRESSURE IS RELIEVED BEFORE THE CRITICAL POINT, CIRCULATION TO THE TISSUE IS RESORED THROUGH ---------
REACTIVE HYPEREMIA
SHEARING
PARALLEL TO THE BODY
SHEARING STARTS FROM

FRICTION IS
INSIDE THE BODY

EXTERNAL
STAGE 1 PRESSURE ULCER
SKIN IS INTACT/ NON-BLANCHABLE ERYTHEMA OF THE SKIN
STAGE II PRESSURE ULCER
PARTIAL THICKNESS SKIN LOSS INVOLVING THE EPIDERMIS OR DERMIS

LOOKS LIKE A BLISTER
STAGE III PRESSURE ULCER
FULL THICKNESS SKIN LOSS INVOLVING DAMAGE OR NECROSIS OF SUBCUTANEOUS TISSUE
STAGE IV PRESSURE ULCER
FULL THICKNESS SKIN LOSS WITH EXTENSIVE DESTRUCTION AND NECROSIS
PRESSURE ULCER SCORING
THE LOWER THE SCORE...THE HIGHER THE RISK
RETICULAR ACTIVATING SYSTEM
MAINTAINS ALERTNESS AND WAKEFULNESS
BULBAR SYNCHRONIZING REGION
RELEASES SERATONIN FOR SLEEP...IN THE PONS AND MEDULLA
SOMNAMBULISM
SLEEP WALKING
SWAN NECK DEFORMITY
A FINGER DEFORMITY MARKED BY FLEXION OF THE DISTAL FINGER JOINTS. SEEN IN RHUMATOID ARTHRITIS
GOWERS SIGN
A CLINICAL; SIGN OF MUSCULAR DYSTROPHY IN CHILDHOOD

WEAKNESS IN THE HIP AND KNEE
ATAXIA
LOSS OF COORDINATION
CREPITUS
1. A rattling or crackling sound like that made by rubbing hair between the fingers close to the ear.
2. The sensation felt on placing the hand over the seat of a fracture when the broken ends of the bone are moved, or over tissue in which gas gangrene is present.
3. The noise produced by rubbing bone or irregular cartilage surfaces together, as in arthritis.
SPRAINS
RICE
REST
ICE
COMPRESSION
ELEVATION
PUSTULES
SIMILAR TO A VESICLE...BUT...IT'S FILLED WITH PUS
ABSESTS
DEEPER THAN PUSTULES

THE DR MAY NEED TO DRAIN THEM
EXORCIATION
AN INJURY TO THE SURFACE OF THE SKIN OR OTHER PART OF THE BODY CAUSED BY SCRATCHING OR ABRASION
FISSURE
A SM DEEP NARROW ULCER ON THE CORNER OF THE MOUTH OR RECTAL AREA...MAY BECOME INFECTED
STASIS ULCERS
DUE TO POOR LEG CIRCULATION ( DIABETICS)
EROSION
SUPERFICIAL/ EPIDERMIS ONLY