S Emergency An emergency database is rapid collection of the data often

S emergency an emergency database is rapid collection

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S.Emergency An emergency database is rapid collection of the data often obtained concurrently with lifesaving measures. A complete database includes a complete health history and a full physical examination; it describes the current and past health state and forms a baseline against which all future changes can be measured.Incorrect Which of the following is considered an example of objective data?
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W. An earache Subjective data is what the person says about himself or herself during history taking. X. A sore throat Subjective data is what the person says about himself or herself during history taking. Correct An example of objective data is: Y. complaints of left knee pain. Subjective data is what the person says about himself or herself during history taking. Z. crepitation in the left knee joint. Correct Objective data is what the health professional observes by inspecting, percussing, palpating, and auscultating during the physical examination. Crepitation is assessed by palpation. AA. left knee has been swollen and hot for the past 3 days. Subjective data is what the person says about himself or herself during history taking. AB. report of impaired mobility from left knee pain as evidenced by an inability to walk, swelling, and pain on passive range of motion.
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Subjective data is what the person says about himself or herself during history taking. Correct A nursing diagnosis is best described as: AC. a determination of the etiology of disease. Medical diagnoses determine the etiology (or cause) of disease. AD. a pattern of coping. Coping patterns would include methods to relieve stress. AE. an individual's perception of health. Health perception is how the person describes and defines personal health. AF. a concise statement of actual or potential health concerns or level of wellness. Correct Nursing diagnoses are clinical judgments about a person’s response to an actual or potential health state.
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