Massage Therapy and Sciatica Quiz Name1) We will not send a certificate of completion or an updated transcript unless we can confirm that someone paid for this course. Please tell us who paid for it, if it was you, enter your name. If it was someone else, please enter the name of the person (or the business name) that paid for you.2) Please enter the email address you would like us to send your certificate of completion to.3) The NCBTMB requires that we put your home address on your transcript. Please enter it in the box below. Don't worry, we will not mail you anything or give it to anyone else.4) Please enter your massage license number. If you do not have one, you may enter your NCBTMB certification number or just enter the number 0.5) What is Sciatica? A congenital birth defect that affects 5% of people. A specific type of nerve pain resulting from an irritation of the sciatic nerve. A type of "phantom pain" that is all in the subjects mind.Hint6) When the _________________shortens or spasms due to trauma or overuse, it can compress or strangle the sciatic nerve beneath the muscle gluteus maximus piriformis muscle quadratus femorisHint7) The sciatic nerve originates from the_______ nerve roots and goes to the front of the sacrum, passing under the piriformis muscle. L5 L4- S2 S1Hint8) _________ is a condition that results from narrowing of the spinal canal with pressure on the nerves. Spinal stenosis Piriformis syndrome Herniated discHint9) When the nerve root exits the spinal column through a lateral hole (lateral foramen), a bone spur (osteophyte) that has grown from a degenerating disc can apply pressure to that nerve root. This is called ____________ stenosis. Central Bone spur Foraminal (or lateral) Hint10) _______________ is leg pain related to walking and can be caused by either insufficient circulation (vascular) or from spinal stenosis (neurogenic). Mastication Bursitis ClaudicationHint11) Which of the following is symptom of lumbar spinal Stenosis? Being relieved by rest (sitting or lying down) and/or any flexed forward position. Occurring during certain activities (such as walking) and/or positions (such as standing upright) Developing slowly over time. All of the above.Hint12) _________________is a slippage of one vertebra so that it is out of line with the one above it, narrowing the opening through which the nerve exits. Spondylolisthesis Spinalsliptosis Vertebral Misalignment SyndromeHint13) In this variety of spondylolisthesis there is a defect, but it is located on the area of the vertebra called the pars interarticularis. Dysplastic spondylolisthesis Degenerative spondylolisthesis Isthmic spondylolisthesisHint14) The most common symptom of spondylolisthesis is _______________. pain in the lower back. pain the lower leg. craving for chocolate.Hint15) This condition is often referred to as “false Sciatica” because it is not always caused by an impingement of the Sciatic nerve, but the pain is vey similar. Spondylolisthesis Piriformis syndrome Pregnancy and SciaticaHintPLEASE READ Click the "Grade my quiz!" button below to get your result. If you passed it will say "You have passed". If you did not pass it will say "You did not pass" and then you can take the quiz again by hitting the back button on your browser. IT WILL NOT GIVE YOU THE CERTIFICATE NOW, even if you pass. I (the approved provider) will EMAIL YOU the certificate within 24 hours after I make sure that you paid and everything looks correct. PLEASE BE PATIENT. "Click Grade my quiz!" Once and give it a moment to produce results.