UNIVERSITY OF DHAKA
4th Professional B.Sc in Physiotherapy Examination February 2012, held in March 2012
Subject: Prosthetics & Orthotics (New Curriculum)
Full marks: 50 Time: 2 hours
Use separate answer script for each group
Answer any three (03) questions from Group A & Two (02) from Group B
All questions carry equal marks
Q: No: 01: Define prosthesis & orthosis. Write briefly the features of orthotic & prosthetic devices.
Q: No: 02: Define Braces. Write the indication for use of braces. What is the design of braces for considering pressure areas?
Q: No: 03: Define wheel chair. What are the parts of a wheel chair? What are the factors considered in the design of wheel chair?
Q: No: 04: How can you correct contracture by using plaster casts? Write down the complication and disadvantages of plaster cast.
Q: No: 05: Describe different designs of standing frames for paraplegic & tetraplegics.
Q: No: 06: Define splinting. List the types of spinal and give its examples. What are the local resources of calipers?
Q: No: 07: List the wheel chair measurement procedure. Write shortly about the maintenance of a wheel chair.