Topic 5: Medical Specialties. Subgroup 12: Physical, Speech & Occupational Therapy Flashcards Preview

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Flashcards in Topic 5: Medical Specialties. Subgroup 12: Physical, Speech & Occupational Therapy Deck (15):
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range of motion

capacidad/rango de movimiento

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kneel

ahincarse, arrodillarse

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sit-up

ejercicio abdominal

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straighten

enderezarse

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flex

flexionarse

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squat (to)

estar en culequillas

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squat (exercise)

sentadilla

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dysarthria

motor speech disorder resulting from a neurological injury

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aphasia

disorder of ability to speak, read, write or understand language

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dysphagia

swallowing problems

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dyspraxia

brain has problems coordinating movement of body parts needed for speech (lips, jaws, tongue)

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phonology

study of the sound systems of a language

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semantics

study of meaning

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Speech Language Pathologist/Therapist

specialist in speech and swallowing disorders

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syntax

study of sentence structure of a language

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