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Name 5/8 Contraindications (CI) to Electrical modalities?

Brain
Eyes
Heart
Carotid Sinuses
Pacemaker
Anesthesia/Paresthesia
Prego (Low back)
Open wounds

2

Name 4/7 Contraindications (CI) to Heating Modalities?

DM
Acitve TB
Encapsulated Swellings
Decrease thermal Sensations
Abdomen/LB during Prego
Edema
Acute Conditions

3

Cryotherapy INDICATIONS

Migraines
Acute Conditions
Disc Acute/Subacute

4

Cryotherapy CI

Elderly
Hypersensitive to cold
Vasc dx: Raynauds, Buerger's
Frostbite or damaged skin
Tension Headache

5

Diathermy Indications

Bronchitis
Neuritis -- Sciatica
Deep chronic conditions
Joints

6

Diathermy CI (Name 3/6)

Wet Skin
Metal
Hearing Aids/Pacemakers
Prego
Ulcers
ADVANCED Osteoporosis

7

UV Light Indications

Skin Conditions: Fungal, Herpes
Bone Conditions: Rickets and Osteomalacia

8

Describe 2 radiological findings in Osteomalacia

Looser lines/Fx -- Found just inferior to lesser trochanter of femur
Bendy bones

9

UV CI name 4/5

SLE
Dermatomyositis
Hemorrhage
Vasc Conditions
Rx that causes photosensitization: Tetracycline

10

HMP Indications name 3/4

Spasms
Chronic
Arthritis
Tension HA

11

Contrast bath Indications name 3/4

SUBACUTE CT injury
Bruises
PVD
Raynauds

12

Contrast bath CI

Few
Paresthesia

13

Whirlpool bath Indication name 1/1

Burns

14

Sitz Bath Indications Name 5/7

Hemorrhoids
Dysmenorrhea
Coccydynia - Coccyx Pain
Prostatis
Cysts
Post Partum
Constipation

15

Paraffin Indication Name 1/1

Chronic Arthritis

16

Fluidotherapy Indications name 2/3

RSDS/CRPS
Chronic Arthritis
Strain

CI: Young/Old

17

Ultrasound (US) Indications (General)

Joint/MSK inflamm

18

Ultrasound (US) CI Name 3/5

Epiphysis/Bone growth zones
Fx
Infections
Laminectomy
Prego

19

Low Volt EMS Indication

Iontophoresis
**Does not Rehab/Build Muscle**

20

Fibromyalgia Vs CRPS/RSDS

Fibromyalgia = Widespread pain and sensitization. Unlike RSDS includes trunk pain and has associated fatigue, depression, anxiety/
RSDS = UE/LE pain. Occurs after injury, surgery, stroke, MI.
Abdominal pain/inflamm MBS

21

IFC Indications Name 3/4

Acute Injuries
Swelling
Spasm
Muscle atrophy

22

High Volt Indications Name 3/4

Acute/Subacute injuries
Swelling
Spasm
Muscle atrophy

23

TENs Indications Name 3/3

Pain
Cancer
Prego

24

Isometric exercises Indication

For PT just out of a cast
For weakened Muscles

25

Isotonic exercises Indication

Work hardening
Prepares PT for work/ return to work

26

Isokinetic exercises Indication

Rarely used
Used for athletes only

27

Difference BTW Bruegger's and Buerger

Bruegger's = Postural Exercises
Buerger's = Vasc Disease

28

Bruegger's indications Name 2/2

AS
COPD

29

William's Exercises Indications Name 3/3

*Sort of like Modified McKenzie*
Hyperlordosis
Facet
Spondylolesthesis

30

Codman's Exercises Indication Name 1/1

Shoulder
**Pendular exercise**
**Does not activate Supraspinatus**