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A) ScoliosisB) EpiphysesAns: D Feedback: Kyphosis is the increase in thoraciccurvature of the spine. Scoliosis is a deviation in thelateral curvature of the spine. Epiphyses are the endsof the long bones. Lordosis is the exaggeratedcurvature of the lumbar spine.
1/26/2021Chapter 40 - Med Surg Flashcards | QuizletC) LordosisD) KyphosisWhen assessing apatient's peripheralnerve function the nurseuses an instrument toprick the fat pad at thetop of the patient's smallfinger. This action willassess which of thefollowing nerves?
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The results of a nurse'smusculoskeletalexamination show anincrease in the lumbarcurvature of the spine.The nurse shouldrecognize the presenceof what health problem?
The human body isdesigned to protect itsvital parts. A fracture ofwhat type of bone mayinterfere with theprotection of vitalorgans?
1/26/2021Chapter 40 - Med Surg Flashcards | QuizletA patient has just had anarthroscopy performedto assess a knee injury.What nursingintervention should thenurse implementfollowing thisprocedure?A) Wrap the joint in acompression dressing.B) Perform passiverange of motionexercises.C) Maintain the knee inflexion for up to 30minutes.D) Apply heat to theknee.Ans: A Feedback: Interventions to perform followingan arthroscopy include wrapping the joint in acompression dressing, extending and elevating thejoint, and applying ice or cold packs. Passive ROMexercises, static flexion, and heat are not indicated.
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