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NPTE Clinical Files is a podcast from the creator of Dominating the NPTE, hosted by Kyle Rice. NPTE Clinical Files explains a true clinical scenario in the form of a mock NPTE-based question. Each question is followed by a set of answer choices, where Dr. Kyle Rice explains the right answer with a detailed rationale. Each season covers all of the major systems and topics found in physical therapy and likely to be found on an NPTE. NPTE Clinical Files gives the Physical Therapist a weekly opportunity to solve clinical puzzles while learning the latest research related to the topic.

NPTE Clinical Files is a podcast from the creator of Dominating the NPTE, hosted by Kyle Rice. NPTE Clinical Files explains a true clinical scenario in the form of a mock NPTE-based question. Each question is followed by a set of answer choices, where Dr. Kyle Rice explains the right answer with a detailed rationale. Each season covers all of the major systems and topics found in physical therapy and likely to be found on an NPTE. NPTE Clinical Files gives the Physical Therapist a weekly opportunity to solve clinical puzzles while learning the latest research related to the topic.
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NPTE Clinical Files is a podcast from the creator of Dominating the NPTE, hosted by Kyle Rice. NPTE Clinical Files explains a true clinical scenario in the form of a mock NPTE-based question. Each question is followed by a set of answer choices, where Dr. Kyle Rice explains the right answer with a detailed rationale. Each season covers all of the major systems and topics found in physical therapy and likely to be found on an NPTE. NPTE Clinical Files gives the Physical Therapist a weekly opportunity to solve clinical puzzles while learning the latest research related to the topic.

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Episodes

S03 Episode 6 - Genitourinary Differential

10/16/2019
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Dwayne presents for an initial evaluation for lower back and perineal pain but without a comprehensive medical history. The physical therapist is challenged with determining the correct GU diagnosis. How well do you know your GU pathologies? Let's test your knowledge in this excellent episode about genitourinary differential. Are you looking for an awesome cheatsheet that reviews the facts to know about topical agents for burns? Look no further: https://www.kylericeprep.com/GU Do...

Duration:00:11:25

S03 Episode 5 - Topical Agents

10/9/2019
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Carlos is being treated for a second-degree burn that he received at work. The physical therapist is challenged with determining the proper topical agent to use on the patient's burn. How well do you know your topical agents? Let's test your knowledge in this excellent episode about topical agents for burns. Are you looking for an awesome cheatsheet that reviews the facts to know about topical agents for burns? Look no further: https://www.kylericeprep.com/topical Do you want to start...

Duration:00:09:09

S03 Episode 4 - Traumatic Brain Injury

10/2/2019
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Gail suffered a traumatic brain injury during a fall at home and is now being seen in the hospital. The therapist notices a significant change in the patient's hip mobility along with notable pain with movement. The physical therapist is challenged with determining which course of action is the MOST appropriate given the clinical situation. How well do you know traumatic brain injuries? Let's test your knowledge in this excellent episode about traumatic brain injury. Are you looking for...

Duration:00:08:44

S03 Episode 3 - Breathing Patterns

9/25/2019
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Ed is being seen in the hospital for organ failure and metabolic syndrome. The patient is confused, aggressive, and has questionable lab values. The physical therapist is challenged with determining which type of breathing pattern is consistent with the patient who is being treated in the hospital. How well do you know your breathing patterns? Let's test your knowledge in this excellent episode about breathing patterns. Are you looking for an awesome cheatsheet that reviews the facts to...

Duration:00:12:22

S03 Episode 2 - Exercise Response

9/18/2019
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Dorian is undergoing an examination during cardiac rehabilitation phase II. After 3 minutes the patient begins to complain of excessive fatigue. The physical therapist is challenged with determining which of the following exercise measures would most likely remain relatively constant. How well do you know your exercise responses? Let's test your knowledge in this excellent episode about cardiopulmonary exercise responses. Are you looking for an awesome cheatsheet that reviews the facts to...

Duration:00:08:32

S03 Episode 1 - Gout

9/11/2019
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Berry presents with mild back pain and an acute onset of gout. The physical therapist is challenged with which lifting maneuver is the least appropriate for this patient. How well do you know gout and lifting mechanics? Let's test your knowledge in this excellent episode about Gout. Are you looking for an awesome cheatsheet that reviews the facts to know about Gout? Look no further:https://www.kylericeprep.com/goutsheet Do you want to start studying smarter and not harder? Download Dr....

Duration:00:08:43

S02 Episode 54 - Electrical Stimulation

7/30/2019
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Brady presents with first and second-degree burns across his anterior shins. The physical therapist is challenged with determining the proper setting of the TENS unit to reduce pain with debridement. How well do you know your electrical stimulation? Let's test your knowledge in this excellent episode about electrical stimulation. Are you looking for an awesome cheatsheet that reviews the facts to know about TENS? Look no further: https://www.kylericeprep.com/TENS Do you want to start...

Duration:00:08:27

S02 Episode 53 - Shoulder Special Testing

7/17/2019
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Beniah is a 16-year-old baseball pitcher with persistent right shoulder pain. The physical therapist is challenged with determining which special test will confirm the presence of the suspected condition. How well do you know your shoulder special tests? Let's test your knowledge in this excellent episode about special tests. Are you looking for an awesome cheatsheet that reviews the facts to know about shoulder special tests? Look no further:...

Duration:00:11:34

S02 Episode 54 - Electrical Stimulation

7/17/2019
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Brady presents with first and second-degree burns across his anterior shins. The physical therapist is challenged with determining the proper setting of the TENS unit to reduce pain with debridement. How well do you know your electrical stimulation? Let's test your knowledge in this excellent episode about electrical stimulation. Are you looking for an awesome cheatsheet that reviews the facts to know about cranial nerves? Look no further: https://www.kylericeprep.com/TENS Do you want to...

Duration:00:11:34

S02 Episode 52 - Pulmonary Interventions

7/10/2019
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Paul is a patient with a 4-year history of ALS and has been having recurrent respiratory infections The physical therapist is challenged with determining the proper treatment to facilitate lung clearance. How well do you know your pulmonary interventions? Let's test your knowledge in this excellent episode about pulmonary interventions. Are you looking for an awesome cheatsheet that reviews the facts to know about clinical prediction rules? Look no further:...

Duration:00:11:18

S02 Episode 51 - Cranial Nerve Testing

7/3/2019
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Adriana has a past medical history of multiple sclerosis and blurred vision and is undergoing cranial nerve testing. The physical therapist is challenged with determining the potential reason for an abnormal cranial nerve test finding. How well do you know your cranial nerve tests? Let's test your knowledge in this excellent episode about cranial nerves. Are you looking for an awesome cheatsheet that reviews the facts to know about cranial nerves? Look no further:...

Duration:00:14:30

S02 Episode 50 - Therapeutic Ultrasound

6/26/2019
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Danica is treating a patient post MVA with lower back pain. The physical therapist is challenged with determining the treatment area to ensure proper therapeutic dosing. How well do you know ultrasound principles? Let's test your knowledge in this excellent episode about therapeutic ultrasound. Are you looking for an awesome cheatsheet that reviews the facts to know about clinical prediction rules? Look no further: https://www.kylericeprep.com/therapeuticultrasound Click to listen...

Duration:00:10:54

S02 Episode 49 - Blood Gases

6/19/2019
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Berlin is being treated in the hospital for hypokalemia. The patient presents with impaired blood gases. The physical therapist is challenged with analyzing a set of blood gases, determining the condition, and anticipating the expected findings. How well do you know your blood gases? Let's test your knowledge in this excellent episode about blood gases. Are you looking for an awesome cheatsheet that reviews the facts to know about blood gases? Look no further:...

Duration:00:14:14

S02 Episode 48 - Total Knee Arthroplasty

6/12/2019
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Elara is two weeks post right total knee arthroplasty and has a past medical history of lymph node hypoplasia. The physical therapist is challenged with determining the appropriate response to the patient's presentation. How well do you know clinical predictions rules and procedures? Let's test your knowledge in this excellent episode about total hip replacement. Are you looking for an awesome cheatsheet that reviews the facts to know about clinical prediction rules? Look no further:...

Duration:00:15:47

S02 Episode 47 - Gait Dysfunction Part 2

6/5/2019
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Harrold is examining a patient who sustained a right trimalleolar fracture ten weeks ago. The physical therapist is challenged with determining the correct compensation that is the MOST likely to be observed during the stance phase? How well do you know your gait compensations/deviations? Let's test your knowledge in this excellent episode about Gait Dysfunction. Are you looking for an awesome cheatsheet that reviews the facts to know about Gait? Look no further:...

Duration:00:12:42

S02 Episode 46 - Hypercortisolism

5/29/2019
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Sandra is reviewing a patient's medical record who has a history of hypercortisolism and persistent weight gain. The physical therapist is challenged with anticipating the potential findings in the patient's medical record. How well do you know your endocrine gland dysfunctions? Let's test your knowledge in this excellent episode about Hypercortisolism. Are you looking for an awesome cheatsheet with a killer NPTE mneumonic on Cushing's & Addison's disease? Look no further:...

Duration:00:11:06

S02 Episode 45 - Pusher's Syndrome

5/22/2019
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Ben presents with a posterolateral thalamic stroke and pusher's syndrome. The physical therapist is challenged with determining the safest and appropriate intervention to treat this patient during gait training. How well do you know Pusher's Syndrome? Let's test your knowledge in this excellent episode about Pusher's Syndrome Are you looking for an awesome cheatsheet that reviews the facts to know about Pusher's Syndrome? Look no further: https://www.kylericeprep.com/pushers Click to...

Duration:00:11:59

S02 Episode 44 - Femoral Torsion

5/15/2019
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Sara presents with 5 degrees of femoral torsion and medial knee pain. The physical therapist is challenged with determining which muscles are the most likely to be weak and lengthened. How well do you know your femoral torsion and LE biomechanics? Let's test your knowledge in this excellent episode about Femoral Torsion Are you looking for an awesome cheatsheet with the top facts on femoral torsion? Look no further: https://www.kylericeprep.com/torsion Click to listen...

Duration:00:12:37

S02 Episode 43 - Heart Sounds

5/8/2019
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Arya is a seasoned athlete is undergoing an auscultatory examination of her heart. The physical therapist is challenged with determining what heart sounds are normal and abnormal for this patient population. How well do you know your heart sounds? Let's test your knowledge in this excellent episode about Cardiac Auscultation Are you looking for an awesome cheatsheet with the heart sounds to know and a quick auscultation chart? Look no...

Duration:00:11:28

S02 Episode 42 - Vestibular Hypofunction

5/1/2019
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Jenn presents with a referral for physical therapy to evaluate and treat bilateral vestibular hypofunction. The physical therapist is challenged with determining the most effective intervention to address the patient's condition. How well do you know vestibular rehabilitation interventions and their indications? Let's test your knowledge in this excellent episode about Vestibular Hypofunction. *Note in this video VOR stands for Vestibulo-Ocular Reflex Are you looking for an awesome...

Duration:00:09:44