Flashcards in Chapter 5, Musculoskeletal, pages 130-131 Deck (16):
Radiography of a joint.
Examination with an instrument that explores the interior of a joint.
Radiographic or nuclear medicine image of a bone.
Healthcare professional who works to align the spinal column so as to treat certain ailments.
Device that measures bone density using light and x-rays.
Radiographic image of an intervertebral disk by injection of a contrast medium into the center of the desk.
A graphic image of muscular action using electrical currents.
Instrument that measures angles or range of motion in a joint.
Radiographic imaging of the spinal cord.
Orthopedist, orthopedic surgeon
Physician who examines, diagnoses, and treats disorders of the muscular skeletal system.
Physician who combines manipulative treatment with conventional therapeutic measures.
Medical specialist who examines, diagnoses, and treats disorders of the foot.
Rheumatoid factor test
Test used to detect rheumatoid arthritis.
Physician who examines, diagnoses, and treats disorders of the joints and muscular skeletal system.
"Pins and needles" sensation felt when an injured nerve site is tapped.