Chapter 13: Skeletal and Muscular Systems
Which of the following conditions is caused by compression of the median nerve, resulting in pain or numbness in the wrist, hand, and fingers?
d. carpal tunnel syndrome
Which of the following conditions is an autoimmune motor disorder that causes progressive muscle fatigue and weakness?
c. carpal tunnel syndrome
Martha Snyder has been diagnosed with rheumatoid arthritis. She most likely has which of the following complaints?
The application of cold, such as with ice compresses, to decrease inflammation and pain is known as:
c. dual-energy absorptiometry
d. transcutaneous electrical nerve stimulation
Ilka Heidrick has myasthenia gravis. Which of the following is she most likely to experience?
a. increased energy level after exercise
Which of the following terms means treatment (using) movement?
Which of the following terms means abnormal condition of a backward bend in the vertebrae?
Which of the following terms means drooping or prolapse of the tarsus?