Sample NPTE Question 2013 #5

You are evaluating a 66 year old female who has a history of severe head trauma following a motor vehicle accident.  The patient has difficulty with rapid alternating movements while you perform neurologic testing.  The BEST term to describe this specific impairment is:

  1. Ataxia
  2. Dysmetria
  3. Dysarthria
  4. Dysdiadocokinesia

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