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Self Test on Knowledge Associated With Worldview Theme #52

Respond to each of the 10 multiple choice questions below by typing the number 1 to 5 of the answer you wish to select in the response box. When finished, click "process your responses".

1.  Assisted living for the sick, disabled, handicapped and elderly ideally involves all of the following except 

1) long term care in one's own home     2) flexible support services

3) the beneficiary has control over key aspects of the environment 

4)  the beneficiary has control over direct services 

5)  all of the above -- there are no exceptions

2.  Which of the following offers new hope for treatment of paralyzing spinal cord injuries?

1) stem cell therapy        2) gene therapy        3) genetic engineering

4) chemotherapy             5)  physical therapy  

3. The phrase “sense of difference  becomes magnified to assume a significant place in a person’s mind” might be part of the definition of which of the terms below? 

1) insecurity        2) envy        3) harm avoidance

4) inferiority complex               5) central conflict

4.   Which of the following apparently has much more  impact on quality of life, incidence of illness and premature death than was once believed ?

1) the central conflict       2) feeling loved / not lonely     3) not smoking

4) rehabilitation services        5) independent living 

5. The phrase “medicine pertaining to the elderly and disease processes of aging” might be part of the definition of which of the terms below? 

1) assisted living        2) gene therapy        3) paternalism

4) geriatrics               5) palliative  

6.   All of the following words might be used to describe someone for whom the Independent Living for The Sick or Disabled  worldview theme is a key component of their overall worldview except  

1) faces different challenges           2) technological devices often provide help

3)  integral part of him or her is compromised     4) people often provide help 

5)  has lost all hope of even sometimes functioning independently

7.  Which of the following associations is inappropriate?

1) paternalism  / treated like a child     

2) National Council on Disability / helped enact ADA

3) hospice care / for all those eligible for elderly care

4) physical therapy / helps people move better    

5) palliative / reducing pain  

8. Which of the following beliefs or behaviors is most strongly linked to someone for whom the Independent Living for The Sick or Disabled worldview theme is a key component of their overall worldview ?

1) always conscious of illness, disability or handicap    

2) would like to function independently more often

3) avoiding feelings of envy, coping with insecurity    

4) that more adaptive technology is needed

5) the first and second choices 

9. The USA disability rights movement began over ___________ issues.

1) accessibility    2) civil rights    3) human rights

4) health insurance        5) independent living

10. The  most common specialty areas of physical therapy include all of the following except which ?

1) orthopedic                 2) geriatric                 3)  neurological  

4) cardiovascular / pulmonary rehabilitation        5) gastrointestinal

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