Study your flashcards anywhere!

Download the official Cram app for free >

  • Shuffle
    Toggle On
    Toggle Off
  • Alphabetize
    Toggle On
    Toggle Off
  • Front First
    Toggle On
    Toggle Off
  • Both Sides
    Toggle On
    Toggle Off
  • Read
    Toggle On
    Toggle Off
Reading...
Front

How to study your flashcards.

Right/Left arrow keys: Navigate between flashcards.right arrow keyleft arrow key

Up/Down arrow keys: Flip the card between the front and back.down keyup key

H key: Show hint (3rd side).h key

A key: Read text to speech.a key

image

Play button

image

Play button

image

Progress

1/16

Click to flip

16 Cards in this Set

  • Front
  • Back
  • 3rd side (hint)

What is the purpose of the physical assessment

Establish baseline data

what is a comprehensive diagnosis

Interview Plus head to toe examination

what is an ongoing diagnosis

Performed as needed to assess status... Evaluates clients outcomes

What are physical assessment skills

Inspect, palpation, percussion, auscultation

Ippa

Defy direct osculation

Listen without an instrument

Define indirect auscultation

Listening with an instrument

What type of bowel sounds should you here

Hyperactive, hypoactive, absent

3

define integumentary

Skin characteristics

Define tympanic membrane

ear drum

What does the Rinne and Weber test test for

Hearing

What does the Romberg test test for

Balance

What is the axillary

The armpit

What is the point of maximum impulse

Where cardiac impulse can be Beth palpated

What order do you assess the abdomen in

Inspect, ausculate , percussion, palpate

What is the Glasgow Coma Scale

Aims to give reliable objective way of recording conscious state of a person for initial assessment

Neurological scale

What is the minimum urine output a kidney should have

30cc/hr