Question 84 1 out of 1 points Functional assessment is most important during the examination of a(n):
Selected Answer: older adult. Question 85 1 out of 1 points The Mini-Mental State Examination: Selected Answer: may be used to quantitatively estimate cognitive changes. Question 86 1 out of 1 points The reliability of health-related findings and observations is the responsibility of the: Selected Answer: professional and the patient. Question 87 1 out of 1 points You are assessing Mr. Z.'s fluid volume status as a result of heart failure. If your finger depresses a patient's edematous ankle to a depth of 6 mm, you should record this pitting as: Selected Answer: 3 +. Question 88 1 out of 1 points The physical assessment technique most frequently used to assess joint symmetry is: Selected Answer: inspecti on. Question 89 1 out of 1 points To assess spinal levels L2, L3, and L4, which deep tendon reflex should be tested? Selected Answer: Patell ar Question 90
1 out of 1 points Tarry black stool should make you suspect: Selected Answer: upper intestinal bleeding. Question 91 1 out of 1 points Postural hypotension is defined as a _____ when the patient stands, compared with sitting or supine readings. Selected Answer: systolic pressure drop of more than 15 mm Hg with a pulse rate increase Question 92 1 out of 1 points Facial muscle or tongue weakness may result in: Selected Answer: aphas ia. Question 93 1 out of 1 points Loss of immediate and recent memory with retention of remote memory suggests: Selected Answer: dement ia. Question 94 1 out of 1 points Nancy Walker is a 16-year-old girl who presents to the clinic with complaints of severe, acute chest pain. Her mother reports that Nancy, apart from occasional colds, Nancy is not prone to respiratory problems. What potential risk factor is most important to assess with regards to Nancy's current problem? Selected Answer: Cocaine use Question 95 1 out of 1 points
When the Goodenough-Harris Drawing Test is administered to a child, the evaluator principally observes the: Selected Answer: presence and form of body parts. Question 96 1 out of 1 points When palpating breast tissue, the examiner should use the _____ at each site. Selected Answer: finger pads, gliding Question 97 1 out of 1 points A 23-year-old white woman has come to the clinic because she has missed two menstrual periods. She states that her breasts have enlarged and that her nipples have turned a darker color. Your further response to this finding is to: Selected Answer: suggest pregnancy testing. Question 98 1 out of 1 points A red, hot swollen joint in a 40-year-old man should lead you to suspect: Selected Answer: gou t. Question 99 1 out of 1 points The spread of the impulse through the ventricles (ventricular depolarization) is depicted on the ECG as the: Selected Answer: QRS complex. Question 100 1 out of 1 points
The best way to ease the apprehension of a 3-year-old child before a physical examination is to: Selected Answer: let the child hold the stethoscope while you listen.
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