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What is the Acronym for the 12 Nerves?
On Occassion Our Trusty Truck Acts Funny Very Good Vehicle Any How
What is the First Cranial Nerve?

What does it control?

What is the role in assessment?
Olfactory

Controls Smell

Identify Odors with each nare separtely
What is the Second Cranial Nerve?

What does it control?

What is the role in assessment?
Optic

Vision Itself

Light Reflexes, Snellen Chart
What is the Third Cranial Nerve?

What does it control?

What is the role in assessment?
Oculomotor

Extra Oculor Eye Movements

Assess EOM with 6 Cardinal Positions of Gaze. Cover/Uncover Test. Light Constriction.
What is the Fourth Cranial Nerve?

What does it control?

What is the role in assessment?
Trochlear

EOM

6 Cardinal Positions, Cover, Constriction
What is the Fifth Cranial Nerve?

What does it control?

What is the role in assessment?
Trigeminal

Sensations of Cornea and face. Oral Cavity and Anterior of Tongue and Teeth.

Lower Face and Chewing.
What is the Sixth Cranial Nerve?

What does it control?

What is the role in assessment?
Abducens

Lateral Eye Movements.

Look Right and Left
What is the Seventh Cranial Nerve?

What does it control?

What is the role in assessment?
Facial

Facial Control, Anterior 2/3 of Tongue,
Salivation

Smile, Frown, Puff Cheeks, Identify Taste, Assess for saliva.
What is the Eigth Cranial Nerve?

What does it control?

What is the role in assessment?
Vestibular Cochlear

Equilibrium and Hearing

Observe Balance, hearing aquity (Weber Tuning Fork Test on Top of Head), (Rinne Tuning Fork Test on Mastoid Process)
What is the Ninth Cranial Nerve?

What does it control?

What is the role in assessment?
Glossopharyngeal

Taste post 2/3 of tongue, swallowing.

Identify Tastes, Tongue Blade Gag Reflex, Raise of Uvula with Ahhhh.
What is the Tenth Cranial Nerve?

What does it control?

What is the role in assessment?
Vagus

Sensation in Pharynx, Larynx and External Ear. Swallowing, thoracic and abdominal visceral activity.

Taste, Gag Reflex, Draw line toward umbilicus
What is the Eleventh Cranial Nerve?

What does it control?

What is the role in assessment?
spinal Accessory

Neck and Sholder Movements

Push Chin against Hand, shrug shoulder
What is the Twelfth Cranial Nerve?

What does it control?

What is the role in assessment?
Hypoglossal

Tongue Movement

Move tongue side to side with depressor.