Softening and bluish coloring 88 You are inspecting the genitalia of an

Softening and bluish coloring 88 you are inspecting

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Softening and bluish coloring 88. You are inspecting the genitalia of an uncircumcised adult male. The foreskin is tight and cannot be easily retracted. You should: - Inquire about previous penile infections 89. An adolescent male is being seen for acute onset of left testicular pain. The pain started 3 hours ago. He complains of nausea and denies dysuria or fever. Your prioritized assessment should be to: - Establish absent cremasteric reflex 90. 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: - Suggest pregnancy testing 91. What accommodations should be used in the position of a hearing-impaired woman for a pelvic examination? – The head of the table should be elevated 92. Sexual differentiation in the fetus has occurred by _______weeks gestation. - 12 93. You are performing a clinical breast examination for a 55 year old woman. While palpating the supraclavicular area, you suspect that you felt a node. In order to improve your hooked technique, you should: - Ask the patient to turn her head toward that side 94. If a firm, transverse ridge of compressed tissue is felt bilaterally along the lower edge of a 40 year old patient’s breast, you should: - Record the finding in the patient’s record 95. A therapeutic technique for dealing with grieving individuals is to: - Tell them that is good to cry and to share feelings 96. The examination of the newborn should begin with: - Inspection noting skin color, flaccidity, tension, gross deformities, or distortions of facies 97. Which one of the following patient characteristics is most likely to limit patient reliability during history taking? – Patient is sleep and sensory deprived 98. In crying infants, it is often difficult to: - Auscultate heart sounds 99. Which of the following statements accurately reflects the sensitivity and specificity of laboratory tests? No test has 100% sensitivity and specificity 100. Which medical condition would exclude one from sports participation? – Fever
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101. Your 15 year old patient is athletic and thin. Radiography of an ankle injury reveals a stress fracture. You question this patient about her: - Menstrual cycles 102. Which of the following are examined with the patient in a reclining 45 degree position? – Jugular venous pulsation and pressure 103. Functional assessment is most important during the examination of a(n): - Older adult 104. The best way to ease the apprehension of a 3 year old child before a physical examination is to: - Encourage child’s participation 105. An ophthalmoscopic eye examination involves: - Lens inspection 106. When conducting a geriatric assessment, basic activities of daily living (ADLs) include: - Bathing 107. The checkout station for preparticipation physical evaluation (PPE) is critical because at this point: - The coordination of follow-ups is reviewed 108. Which of the following is true regarding the relationship between the examiner and the patient? – The patient is a full partner with the examiner 109. Which of the following factors is not known to affect patient compliance with his or her treatment regimen? – The patient’s age and social status 110. One of the most important aspects to consider in the orthopedic screening examination is: - To look for symmetry of muscle, stature, and joint movement 111. As you greet the patient, which examination technique is first implemented? – Inspection 112. Which portion of the physical examination is best done with the patient standing? – Spinal 113. Which patient position facilitates inspection of the chest and shoulders? – Sitting 114. The least reliable indicator of newborn distress is: - Color 115. Proprioception should be assessed while the patient is: - Standing 116. Part of the screening orthopedic component of the examination includes evaluating the person while: - Duck walking
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