NPTE halka açık
[search 0]
Daha fazla

Download the App!

show episodes
 
NPTE Clinical Files is a podcast from the creator of Dominating the NPTE, hosted by Kyle Rice. NPTE Clinical Files explains a true clinical scenario in the form of a mock NPTE-based question. Each question is followed by a set of answer choices, where Dr. Kyle Rice explains the right answer with a detailed rationale. Each season covers all of the major systems and topics found in physical therapy and likely to be found on an NPTE. NPTE Clinical Files gives the Physical Therapist a weekly opp ...
 
T
The NPTE Podcast

1
The NPTE Podcast

Dr. Will Crane PT, DPT, OCS

Unsubscribe
Unsubscribe
Aylık
 
Hosted by NPTE expert Dr. Will Crane PT, DPT, OCS, this is The NPTE Podcast, here to make sure you have the best and most up-to-date information to crush the NPTE! We all know that the NPTE is one of the biggest hurdles you'll face as you start your PT career, and we're here to help you get the tips, strategies, motivation, and knowledge you need to study like a boss and start your awesome career as a physical therapist.
 
Loading …
show series
 
Blherim performs a routine examination of a patient's neurological function of their hand. Using calipers with a fine tip, the patient can perceive two points when the distance between the points is 11mm or greater. This finding is MOST consistent with which of the following: A. Dorsal column injury B. Anterior horn cell lesion C. Spinocerebellar t…
 
Jenny presents with an idiopathic onset of anterior shoulder pain. Which of the following is NOT consistent with a musculoskeletal origin: A. Night pain while lying on the affected side B. Intractable pain C. Positive Hornblower's sign D. No change in symptoms with bowel movements LINKS MENTIONED: Did you get this question wrong?! If you were stuck…
 
Jesse presents with complaints of right lateral knee pain. Upon gait assessment, the patient has significant overpronation on the right. Which of the following examination findings would BEST explain the observed overpronation? A. Forefoot valgus B. Femoral anteversion C. Genu varum D. Hip flexor weakness LINKS MENTIONED: Did you get this question …
 
Sohaila is a clinical instructor testing her student on the physiological effects of cryotherapy. Which of the following is NOT an effect of cryotherapy? A. Pain reduction B. Decrease in spasticity C. Reduction in joint stiffness D. Decrease in nerve conduction velocity LINKS MENTIONED: Did you get this question wrong?! If you were stuck between tw…
 
A physical therapist is positioning a 65-year-old female in a wheelchair with a left middle cerebral artery infarct that is in motor recovery stage 3. Which of the following positioning strategies is MOST appropriate to reduce common malalignments? Find it all out in this podcast! Be prepared for the NPTE so that you can pass with flying colors! Ch…
 
Roger is status post cerebrovascular accident and is being evaluated by physical therapy. The patient seems to disregard safety and repeatedly falls onto their weak side. Which of the following is a diagnostic factor of Pusher Syndrome: A. Contralateral loss of pain and temperature sensation B. Trunk lean towards the uninvolved side C. Abduction of…
 
Jenny is assessing an immobilized patient with a sacral pressure wound. During the assessment, the therapist examines the change in wound and surrounding skin attributes, reduction in wound depth, change in exudate characteristics, and wound closure. These performance indicators are all associated with which of the following outcomes? A. Progressio…
 
Hasim is educating a patient on the negative effects of diabetes on the body. Which of the following is NOT a sign or symptom of untreated or uncontrolled diabetes mellitus? A. Polyuria B. Polydipsia C. Polyphagia D. Weight gain LINKS MENTIONED: Did you get this question wrong?! If you were stuck between two answers and selected the wrong one, then…
 
Juri is performing elbow flexion manual muscle testing on a 16-year-old male athlete. Elbow flexion was graded a 4 out of 5, and the motion was strong but painful. Based on the findings, the therapist should reasonably conclude which of the following? A. No lesion or neurological deficit involving the tested muscle and tendon B. Minor lesion of the…
 
A 30-year-old male weightlifter presents to the clinic with left retropatellar pain, especially when performing deep squat exercises. Find it all out in this podcast! Be prepared for the NPTE so that you can pass with flying colors! Check out www.ptfinalexam.com/podcast for more information and to stay up-to-date with our latest courses and project…
 
Mariah finds in the literature that the Homans’ sign to screen for DVT is no longer advocated because the test lacks sensitivity and specificity. Which of the following is a consequence of a false-negative test? A. Receiving treatment when it is indicated B. Not receiving treatment when it is indicated C. Unnecessary treatment or further diagnostic…
 
Which of the following water temperatures is MOST appropriate to store Bentonite-filled moist hot packs? Find it all out in this podcast! Be prepared for the NPTE so that you can pass with flying colors! Check out www.ptfinalexam.com/podcast for more information and to stay up-to-date with our latest courses and projects.…
 
Jeroomie presents with suspected hypovolemia after a long outing in the sun. Which of the following is the MOST anticipated finding: A. Arterial dilation B. Elevated heart rate with standing C. Bounding pulse D. Elevated central venous pressure LINKS MENTIONED: Did you get this question wrong?! If you were stuck between two answers and selected the…
 
Simon presents to the clinic with complaints of "room spinning" and transient nausea. The evaluating therapist suspects cupulolithiasis. Which of the following is NOT a characteristic of BPPV from cupulolithiasis? A. Immediate onset of vertigo in provoking positions B. Presence of nystagmus C. Persistence of vertigo and nystagmus as long as the pat…
 
A 30-year-old female who is in her third trimester of pregnancy was referred to physical therapy by her gynecologist for right-sided rib pain. All abdominal ultrasounds, labs, and an upper chest x-ray are unremarkable. The patient’s past medical history is unremarkable... Find it all out in this podcast! Be prepared for the NPTE so that you can pas…
 
Marco presents to physical therapy complaining of diminished grip strength and neck discomfort at rest. Upon examination, the patient has weakened finger DIP flexion and wrist extension compared to the right. The patient also has diminished sensation along the hypothenar eminence. Which of the following conditions is MOST likely present? A. C6 nerv…
 
Loading …

Hızlı referans rehberi

Google login Twitter login Classic login