1. New York resident, Joe LaMarca (P), was injured in Buffalo, New York when he fell
back of a truck while standing on the riding platform of a rear-end loader manufactured by
Pak-Mor, Inc. (D). D, incorporated and headquartered
Atividade 2: Introduo Anlise de Dados
Algumas pessoas definem a Estatstica como a cincia que tem por objetivo transformar informao em
conhecimento. O primeiro passo neste processo sumarizar e descrever a informao bruta - os dados.
Neste laboratrio, voc ob
Introduction Orthotic and
Any orthopedic appliance serve to rehabilitate
the deform part of the body
an artificial or mechanical aid, such as a brace,
to support or assist movement of a weak or
injured part of the bo
It is a rhythmic & characterized by
alternating propulsive & retropulsive
motions of the lower extremities.
A method of locomotion involving the use of
the two legs, alternately, to provide both
support and propulsion. In order to exclude
There are numerous causes of abnormal gait.
There can be great variation depending upon the
severity of the problem.
If a muscle is weak, how weak is it?
If joint motion is limited, how limited is it?
Ankle Foot Orthosis
It is a supportive device can be
designed with sufficient lever arm
to fully control the ankle
complex and to influence the
knee joint indirectly making them
applicable for more extensive
disabilities than FOs.
Design of AFO
Derived from the greek worth ORTHO meaning
straight, upright or correct.
It refers to a static or dynamic device .
Three point pressure principle: forms the mechanical
basis for orthotic correction; a single force is placed at
the area of def
WHAT IS A PROSTHESIS?
A prosthesis is an artificial device attached or
applied to the body to replace a missing part.
Orthotist/prosthetists are qualified in the provision
of a full range of external prostheses for the lower
and upper limb, which are in
CC 306M Test 7 (Fall 2011)
1. The combining form balan/o
B) Glans penis
2. The term which literally means an
excessive discharge of seed/semen is:
3. The anatomical
CC 306M Test 6 (Fall 2011)
1. _itis = inflammation of
A) CheilB) GingivC) StomatD) Gloss2. The combining form meaning
3. A rotation of a tooth in the
direction of the tongue:
1. While riding his bicycle carelessly, Derrick (D) hit Marion, an elderly lady who was
walking her dog. Marion fell and fractured her hip. D saw Marion fall, heard her wail in
pain, and rode away on his bike. While Marion waited for he
Practice Questions (Final Exam)
1. Pearson (P) was hired to repair rail cars for the Metro North Commuter Railroad (D).
The job was boring so P decided to spend part of his work days figuring out a better way
to install brake tread units on trains. After