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NPTE Clinical Files

Nov 28, 2018

Haddie is a child who would like to try out for gymnastics. During her physical screening, she is found to have some spinal/trunk abnormalities.

The physical therapist is challenged with determining what is the MOST likely cause of the patient's observed spinal abnormality. 

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Nov 21, 2018

Nate is a physical therapist evaluating a patient in the acute care setting. The patient is found to have some cardiac arrhythmias on their EKG prior to exercise.  

The physical therapist is challenged with determining the importance of the several accompanying co-morbidities while interpreting the available EKG...


Nov 14, 2018

Saphie is being seen post-MVA for neck and mid-thoracic pain. The patient has a history of primary hyperparathyroidism. 

The physical therapist is challenged with determining what precautions are the MOST important when treating this patient. 

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Nov 7, 2018

Bobby is a carpenter who presents with paresthesias into his right hand and forearm. 

The physical therapist is challenged with determining the condition that is present and the interventions required to treat the condition. 

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