66) Discussion Question 2 Based on your performance and the expert feedback in your PHYSICAL EXAM collection, describe two errors in your exam performance or documentation. Use specific references from your text to explain the importance of these findings in correct assessment of this client. I did not listen at least 3 seconds to the abdominal artery or at least 3 seconds to the carotid artery. I pumped the BP cuff up too high and did not check the radial pulse first and this patient was conscious. These are important assessments as listening to arteries for a minimum of 3 seconds can allow adequate time to listen for abnormalities. I assessed inappropriate systems not related to the patients CC. “ Comprehensive assessments are usually performed with new patients to primary care, provides baseline for future assessments, and provides fundamental and personal knowledge about the patient. Focuses assessments are beneficial in established patients, urgent
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