The spread of the impulse through the ventricles (ventricular depolarization) is depicted on the ECG as the: Question 67 1 out of 1 points Your older clinic patient is being seen today as a follow-up for a 2-day history of pneumonia. The patient continues to have a productive cough, shortness of breath, and lethargy and has been spending most of the day lying in bed. You should begin the chest examination by: Question 68 1 out of 1 points Your patient's chief complaint is repeated pencil-like stools. Further examination should include: Question 69 1 out of 1 points When palpating breast tissue, the examiner should use the _____ at each site. Question 70 1 out of 1 points Normal changes of the aging brain include: Question 71 1 out of 1 points
You are inspecting the genitalia of an uncircumcised adult male. The foreskin is tight and cannot be easily retracted. You should: Question 72 0 out of 1 points You are examining Mr. S., a 79-year-old diabetic man complaining of claudication. Which of the following physical findings is consistent with the diagnosis of arterial occlusion? Question 73 0 out of 1 points Which one of the following is a proper technique for use of a speculum during a vaginal examination? Question 74 1 out of 1 points A positive straight leg raise test usually indicates: Question 75 1 out of 1 points Examination of the patient in the lithotomy, or knee-chest, position includes: Question 76
1 out of 1 points A common finding in markedly obese and pregnant women is: Question 77 1 out of 1 points To assess a cremasteric reflex, the examiner strokes the: Question 78 1 out of 1 points When conducting a geriatric assessment, basic activities of daily living (ADLs) include: Question 79 1 out of 1 points You are interviewing a 20-year-old patient with a new-onset psychotic disorder. The patient is apathetic and has disturbed thoughts and language patterns. The nurse recognizes this behavior pattern as consistent with a diagnosis of: Question 80 1 out of 1 points Nerves that arise from the brain rather than the spinal cord are called:
Question 81 1 out of 1 points During a routine prenatal visit, Ms. T. was noted as having dependent edema, varicosities of the legs, and hemorrhoids. She expressed concern about these symptoms. You explain to Ms. T. that her enlarged uterus is compressing her pelvic veins and her inferior vena cava. You would further explain that these findings: Question 82 1 out of 1 points The Mini-Mental State Examination: Question 83 1 out of 1 points Facial muscle or tongue weakness may result in: Question 84 1 out of 1 points To assess spinal levels L2, L3, and L4, which deep tendon reflex should be tested? Question 85 0 out of 1 points Which of the following statements is true regarding the examination of peripheral arteries?
Question 86 1 out of 1 points Recent unilateral inversion of a previously everted nipple suggests: Question 87 1 out of 1 points A 12-year-old boy relates that his left scrotum has a soft swollen mass. The scrotum is not painful upon palpation. The left inguinal canal is without masses. The mass does transilluminate with a penlight. This
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