Student Name___________________________ Section________________________
Review for Week 1 Readings
Fill in the Diagram
What is the difference between a displaced and non-displaced fracture?
Define as related to fracture healing:
What is Open Reduction vs Closed Reduction treatment of a fracture?
Explain Wolff’s Law:
Defineand provide 2 examples for the following articulations:
1. Fibrous Articulation-
Example 1. _________________________________ Example 2. ____________________________
2. Cartilaginous Articulation-
Example 1.__________________________________ Example 2. _________________________________
3. Synovial Articulation –
Example 1. ___________________________________ Example 2_______________________________
Provide an example for the following “Subtypes” of a Synovial Joint (Clarkson pg. 5 can help)
A. Condyloid (bicondylar)-
B. Pivot/ Rotational –
C. Saddle (sellar)-
D. Hinge (ginglymus)-
E. Gliding (plane)-
F. Ball and Socket (spheroidal)-
Define Active vs Passive Insufficiency. Provide examples and use the above image as a reference:
In your words explain 2 Arthrokinematic Motions:
What is the concave-convex rule? Provide an example in the body.
Define what the therapist experiences when assessing an End Feel-
Fill in the table based on Normal End Feels
End Feel Description
Abnormal End Feels:
End Feel Description/Example
Unexpected Hard, Soft or Firm Example: A hard end feel noted with elbow flexion after ORIF may indicate hardware in the joint space.
Define the following muscle contractions:
How can Joint Position affect muscle strength?
Define the following terms:
Stabilizers or Fixators
Describe an Open Chain Exercise:
Describe a Closed Chain Exercise:
In your words describe the Length-Tension Relationship of muscle tissue: