Chapter 18 Review Q Special tests
Stenosis of the intervertebral foramen, resulting in a radiculopathy, which radiates into the upper extremity can be most effectively assesed using........ ?
Which test will be positive in vertebral artery insufficieny?
Apley's scratch test
A patient comes to your office with left sided shoulder pain. You suspect an overuse injury. In order to evaluate shoulder range of motion you would perform which one of the following tests?
Thoracic Outlet syndrome
A positive Adsons test will indicate what?
Instability of the biceps tendon in the bicipital groove
A positive Yergason's Test will indicate what?
It results from an inflammation of the abductor pollicis longus and or extensor pollicis brevis
What happens with Quervain's disease? What test is used to diagnose it ?
Carpal tunnel syndrome
A positive Phalen's test in a patient complaining of paresthesia in the upper extremity may lead the practitioner to the diagnosis of .....
A group of somatic dysfunction in the lumbar spine
The hip drop test will be positive in which one of the following conditions?
The Hip Abductors
The trendelenburg test will assess which one of the following muscle groups?
The Thomas test
A 45 yr old male presents to your office with left sided low back pain. He states the pain is worsened by standing up straight after prolonged sitting. The pain radiates to his groin. On examination, you notice that L1 is FRSleft and that he has a tenderpoit medial to the left ASIS. You believe the problem lies within the left hip flexor. Which one of the following tests may aid in confirming the diagnosis?
A meniscal tear.
A 32 yr female injured her knee one hour ago playing basketball. As teh ER physician you notice a small joint effusion. She has a positive McMurray's test, and a positive Apley's compression test. Apley's distraction, anterior drawer, and valgus and varus tests are negative. Based on the above information wich one of the following choices is the most likely diagnosis?
A PCL injury
Excessive anterior movement of the tibia on the femur is indicative of which one of the following conditions?