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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

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

S02 Episode 41 - Aquatic Therapy

4/24/2019
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Anthony is being treated in aquatic therapy for severe osteoarthrosis. The patient being treated in tepid water up to the head. The physical therapist is challenged with understanding cardiovascular physiology as it relates to the aquatic environment. How well do you know your cardiac physiology? Let's test your knowledge in this excellent episode about Aquatic Therapy Are you looking for an awesome cheatsheet with the Top Facts To Know About Aquatic Therapy & Each Major System? Look no...

Duration:00:09:16

S02 Episode 40 - Exercise Intensity Measures

4/17/2019
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Eric recently had a cardiac transplant and has been cleared for exercise by his medical doctor. The physical therapist is challenged with determining the most appropriate means of measuring the patient's exercise intensity. How well do you know your exercise intensity measures and why you should use one over another? Let's test your knowledge in this excellent episode about Exercise Intensity Measures. Are you looking for an awesome cheatsheet that describes the top exercise intensity...

Duration:00:10:32

S02 Episode 39 - Lab Values

4/10/2019
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Vicky is being seen in the hospital for a severe bacterial infection. Prior to today's treatment, the therapist is reviewing the patient's medical record. The physical therapist is challenged with reviewing a medical chart and interpreting the available lab values. How well do you know your lab values? Let's test your knowledge in this excellent episode about Lab Values. Are you looking for an awesome cheatsheet with the top lab values and the correct interpretation for the NPTE? Look no...

Duration:00:10:00

S02 Episode 38 - Visceral Pain

4/3/2019
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Pearl presents with persistent right shoulder pain without a known cause. The physical therapist is challenged with determining the most likely reason for the patient's complaints. How well do you know your visceral diagnoses and referral patterns? Let's test your knowledge in this excellent episode about Visceral Pain. Are you looking for an awesome cheatsheet for the top 5 referred pain patterns and their associated organs? Look no further:...

Duration:00:09:47

S02 Episode 37 - Amputee Pathological Gait

3/27/2019
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Ross presents with a transtibial amputation and a significant gait deviation during initial contact to loading response. The physical therapist is challenged with determining why the observed gait deviation is present. How well do you know your prosthetic gait deviations? Let's test your knowledge in this excellent episode about Amputee Pathological Gait. Are you looking for an awesome cheatsheet for the top 3 prosthetic gait deviations and why they occur? Look no further: ...

Duration:00:11:48

S02 Episode 36 - Motor Stages

3/20/2019
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Derek presents with a TBI and is being instructed on wheelchair to bed transfers for the first time. The physical therapist is challenged with determining which type of practice regimen is going to be the best to establish safe and independent wheelchair to bed transfers. How well do you know your stages of motor learning and which practice forms to use? Let's test your knowledge in this excellent episode about motor stages and practice. Are you looking for an awesome cheatsheet for...

Duration:00:13:12

S02 Episode 35 - Behavioral Change

3/13/2019
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Miles presents with a past medical history of diabetes type II and obesity. The physical therapist is challenged with determining which activity listed falls the highest in the trans-theoretical model (Stage of Change) How well do you know the trans-theoretical model? Let's test your knowledge in this excellent episode about behavioral change. Are you looking for an awesome cheatsheet for DOMINATING behavior change questions on the NPTE? Look no further:...

Duration:00:12:02