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1

According to WHO, how many persons are estimated to be killed or disabled for life every year world wide?

50 million

2

The cuboid is found in?

the ankle

3

What is the main injury mechanism for Epidural Hematoma?

Skull fractures

4

GCS is used in biomechanics research and is abbreviation for?

Glasgow Coma Scale

5

Alar Ligament is?

A ligament that connects the skull and upper part of the neck

6

What is true for DcTHOR?

Injury criterion for the thorax in the case of a frontal impact that takes into account differential compression of the thorax

7

Green stick fractures are most common in?

Children

8

Hemothorax is an?

Abnormal collection of blood in the pleural space

9

The joint that connects the distal parts of the tibia and the fibula is a?

Syndesmoses

10

What is the most correct regarding Brain Rotational Injury Criterion (BrIC)

It predicts brain injury risks from head rotational velocities

11

The scaphoid is found in?

The wrist

12

What is the main injury mechanism for Subdural Hematoma?

Rotational acceleration of the head

13

ISS is used in biomechanics research and is an abbreviation for?

Injury Severity Score

14

Talo-fibular ligament is?

A ligament that connects bones in the ankle joint

15

What is the most true for the Dmax?

Injury criterion for the thorax in the case of a frontal impact (OR blunt trauma?) that takes into account the maximum compression of the thorax

16

Pneumothorax is an?

Abnormal collection of gas in the pleural space

17

The joint that connects the bones of the skull is?

suture

18

What is the main injury mechanism for Subarachnoid Hematoma?

Rotational acceleration of the head

19

The ilium is found in?

The pelvis complex

20

Sternocleido muscle is?

A muscle in the neck that connects the clavicle and the skull

21

Comminuated bone fractures are common in?

High speed crashes

22

A joint that is fibrocartilaginous fusion between two bones is a?

Synchondroses

23

Tha carpals are found in the?

Wrist

24

What is the main injury mechanism for concussion?

Rotational acceleration of the head

25

If you have been in a traffic accident and have multiple injuries and one is a severe injury of the thorax. What would describe this?

AIS4

26

Rectus abdominis is?

A muscle that connects the ribcage and the pubic crest

27

Compound fractures are those?

Where the fractured bone protrudes the skin

28

A joint between two or more bones that is almost rigid is a?

suture