UNIVERSITY OF DHAKA
4th Professional B.Sc in Physiotherapy Examination June 2013
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 and orthosis. Mention the regional classification of an orthosis. Describe briefly the role of a physiotherapist on prescribing orthosis.
Q: No: 02: Define brace. Write the types of braces with their indication.
Q: No: 03: What are calipers? Which condition you can suggest a long leg brace? Describe briefly its clinical importance.
Q: No: 04: Write short notes on (any two): i) Plaster of paris ii) Parts of wheel chair iii) Myoclectric prosthesis
Q: No: 01: Write down the function of static and dynamic splint. Write shortly the maintenance of splint.
Q: No: 02: Describe different designs of standing frames for paraplegic and tetraplegics.
Q: No: 03: In kyphotic deformity which orthosis you can prescribe and why? How will you assess the patient before prescribe this?