TIS

Orthopedics II - The Lower Extremities
Final Exam

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Select True or False.

1. Open kinetic chain refers to movement occurring with the influence of resultant or frictional forces upon the extremity.
True
False

2. Stress to body tissues can only occur in the muscle belly.
True
False

3. The L4, L5, S1 and S2 nerve segments contribute to the foot and ankle.
True
False

4. 80% - 85% of all ankle sprains are inversion type of injuries.
True
False

5. MCL ligament consists of the tibial collateral legament and the mid two third medial capsule.
True
False

6. The rectus femoris tendon is 8-10 cm in length, triangular in shape with insertion 5-8 cm in width at the superior pole patella.
True
False

7. Prepatellar bursitis is common among wrestlers.
True
False

8. Rheumatoid Arthritis symptoms range from mild stiffness and swelling to significant edema and progressive deformity.
True
False

9. Complications of TKR (total knee replacement) include an incidence rate of .9% per 1000.
True
False

10. 78% of the US population will experience low back pain every year.
True
False

11. The patella contains the thickest cartilage in the body.
True
False

12. A tendon sheath has two extensions, expansion to the superficial MCL and the capsular attachment over the medial meniscus.
True
False

13. In regards to dynamic biomechanics, the patellofemoral joint reaction forces the knee to bend to 125 degrees.
True
False

14. Osgood-Schlatter's disease is a self-limiting problem with pain and enlargement of the tibial tuberosity.
True
False

15. With tibio-femoral contactures, you MUST evaluate the patella.
True
False

16. High tibial osteotomy and tibial varus or valgu osteotomy were reported as early as 1875.
True
False

17. Back pain is the main cause of disablity in individuals under 40 years of age in the USA.
True
False

18. Referred pain is pain which is felt in a different anatomical location than its source.
True
False

19. The anterior talofibular ligament and the posterior talofibular ligament provide support to the talocrural joint.
True
False

20. The two major ligaments of the posterior suotalar joint are the interosseous talocalcaneal ligament and the cervical ligament.
True
False


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