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  • Case Study Summary: An Explanation Of Injury

    10/01/2015 date of injury. A specific mechanism of injury has not been described. DIAGNOSES: 1. Cervical discogenic pain/bilateral cervical facet pain C2-# and C5-C6/ cervical sprain/strain. 2. Bilateral cervical radicular pain C5-C6 L>R 3. Cervicogenic neck pain with cervicogenic headaches/bilateral occipital neuralgia. 4. Bilateral shoulder sprain/strain. 5. Bilateral wrist sprain/strain/bilateral carpal tunnel syndrome. 6. Bilateral hand/ first metacarpal joint pain. 7. Lumbar discogenic pain/ bilateral lumbar facet pain L4-L5 and L5-S1/ lumbar sprain/strain. 8. Bilateral lumbosacral radicular pain L5. 12/02/15 Progress Report indicated that the patient is complaining of constant bilateral shoulder pain.…

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  • Ergonomic Office Equipment

    headaches, and even obesity. Fortunately companies that make office equipment are creating new ergonomic models of classic office furniture. Ergonomics is defined as, “The applied science of equipment design, as for the workplace, intended to maximize productivity by reducing operator fatigue and discomfort. Chairs that can adjust to specific heights, to allow for proper alignment while viewing a monitor. Laptop docking stations that allow the user to raise the screen to eye level to alleviate…

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  • Splint Reflection Paper

    ninety degrees of flexion the splint began pinching my forearm and the rounded edge of the splint was stabbing into my bicep muscle. In order to resolve this problem I placed my phone on speaker and laid it in my lap or turned it upside down in my cup holder to talk. After my hour and thirty minute drive I made it home. Once making it home I attempted to open my back door which was somewhat difficult for me due to the larger door knob. The door knob made it harder for me to get a secure…

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  • Occupational Carpal Tunnel Syndrome (CTS)

    Introduction: Carpal Tunnel Syndrome (CTS) is one of the most well-known nerve entrapment syndromes. This occurs when the medial nerve is pressed at the wrist. As a result, this causes a tingling sensation and weakness in the wrist and hand. Patients who have CTS are probably suffering from Occupational Carpal Tunnel Syndrome. This is due to a combination of factors, increased pressure on the median nerve and tendons rather than the actual nerve itself. CTS affects women twice as much as men and…

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  • Musculoskeletal Disorders Case Study

    for you. A way to figure out if the table height is right for you, you have to place your hands on the table, elbows should be about at a 90 to 110 degree. Makena does not actually experience any wrist pain, but many other people who have to type whole lot would know that they could be at risk for carpal tunnel syndrome. Carpal tunnel syndrome is the compression of the medial nerve, which is very common in those who use a keyboard and a mouse. When typing, finger should be in line with the…

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  • Differences Between American Football And League Of Legends Legends

    physically demanding as it is mentally, because the game requires such intense focus and reaction speed on top of the need for knowledge of the game and all its mechanics. Professional players must live in a gaming house with their team, but are allowed leave time during the off-season after the world championship. NFL players have decently long careers spanning six or more years depending on how injury prone they are. However, with League of Legends being a more mental sport players must avoid…

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  • Nursing Case Study In Nursing

    CC Sara is a 41-year-old female here today complaining of right wrist pain. HPI The patient had prior trauma to her wrist, resulting in a right radial fracture, treated with surgery by Dr. Eberhart in February of 2014. Since then, she tells me, once she recovered from that, she had been doing reasonably well. About a week and a half ago, she says she fell on her wrist. She tripped. She immediately felt pain, as well as there was swelling in the right wrist as well. She went to an urgent…

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  • Sports Case Review: A 19-Year Old Male Football Play

    This case review involved a 19-year-old male football play who is currently a freshman in college. He came into the athletic training room complaining of right wrist pain. This athlete has had pain in this wrist for a couple of mouths and had only every taped the wrist two weeks prior to coming into the athletic training room for his first treatment. Even before coming in, he was able to do every drill or exercise at practice to completion. He only reported feeling pain during practice when he…

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  • Paperclips Case Study

    A within subject’s experimental design, compared the perceived differences in length of different sized paperclips on different body parts. The perceived distance of the paperclips, were rated on a scale of 0 to 2; zero meaning equal, one meaning shorter and two meaning longer. There were three conditions; the Finger-Wrist condition, the Finger-Forearm condition, and the Wrist-Forearm condition. 20-psychology students participated in the study. All 20 participants participated in all three…

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  • Origin Insertion Action Essay

    coronoid process of ulna Lateral surface of radius Pronates and flexes forearm Brachioradialis Ridge superior to lateral epicondyle of the humerus and the lateral intermuscular septum Lateral side of the base of the styloid process of the radius Flexes at the forearm Flexor carpi radialis Medial epicondyle of the humerus Base of the 2nd metacarpal and base of 3rd metacarpal Flexion and abduction (radial) of the hand Flexor pollicis longus Anterior surface of radius and interosseous membrane Base…

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