Post Op Issues
Peripheral Nerves
Aerobic Conditioning
Cardiopulm
Women's Health
100

_______ is the surgical release of muscle

Myotomy

100

This nerve is commonly compressed in the carpal tunnel causing impairments in forearm pronation and grip strength.

Median Nerve

100

The cardiovascular system typically adapts to training in how many weeks? 

10-12 weeks

100

Name 3 

100

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200

_______ us a type of tissue graft where the surgeon uses a patient's own tissue that is harvested from a donor site in the body to repair a ligament.

Autograft

200

Most neurosurgeons report there is an increase in length of nerve cell regeneration of _____mm per day.

1-3 mm 

200

Name a reason to terminate a Stress test

If a patient develops angina, has significant drop in SBP, lightheadedness, becomes confused, pale or cyanotic, c/o nausea, abnormal EKG, or if Patient wishes to stop
300

_______ is a surgical fusion of the surfaces of a joint commonly seen in the cervical spine, lumbar spine and ankle.

Arthrodesis 

300
Multiple choice!

During which phase of nerve cell recovery is it appropriate to perform isometrics and desensitization techniques?

Acute, Recovery or Chronic phase?

Recovery phase

300

What is the normal rate of increase of BP during exercise?

7-10 mmHg per MET level of activity 

400

_______ is a surgical procedure that utilizes small incision sites (portals) and small tools to repair tissue, debride joint surfaces and remove any loose bodies.

Arthroscopic Surgery

400

Injury to this nerve will cause impairment in hip flexion and knee extension.

Femoral Nerve

400

What is exertional angina?

Chest pain due to decreased blood flow to the myocardial tissue with exertion/exercise.

500

Name 3 possible pulmonary complications post surgery.

Pneumonia, Atelectasis, DVT and PE.

500

Name the 5 terminal peripheral nerves of the brachial plexus

Musculocutaneous, Axillary, Radial, Ulnar and Medial nerves.

500

The Anaerobic Glycolytic System is utilized by the body as a source of energy at which point during exercise?

30-90 seconds

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