While interviewing a 70 year old female clinic patient she tells you that she

While interviewing a 70 year old female clinic

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76. While interviewing a 70-year-old female clinic patient, she tells you that she takes ginkgo biloba and St. John's wort. You make a short note to check for results of the: MMSE 77. Part of the screening orthopedic component of the examination includes evaluating
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the person while he or she is: duck walking . 78. Which one of the following techniques is used to detect a torn meniscus? McMurray 79. Which medical condition would exclude a person from sports participation? fever 80. The musculoskeletal examination should begin when: the patient enters the examination room 81. The spread of the impulse through the ventricles (ventricular depolarization) is depicted on the ECG as the: QRS 82. The examiner percusses for diaphragmatic excursion along the: scapular line 83. Functional assessment is most important during the examination of a(n): 84. You are conducting an examination of Mr. Curtis's heart and blood vessels and auscultate a grade III murmur. The intensity of this murmur is: moderately loud 85. When assessing a 17-year-old for nuchal rigidity, you gently raise his head off the examination table. He involuntarily flexes his hips and knees. To confirm your suspicions associated with this positive test, you would also perform a test for the _____ sign. 86. Bimanual examination of the uterus includes: using two hands and external and internal exam?
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87. The finger-to-nose test allows assessment of: coordination and find motor skills. 88. A pulsation that is diminished to the point of being barely palpable would be graded as: 1 89. As Mr. B. enters the room, you observe that his gait is wide based and he staggers from side to side while swaying his trunk. You would document Mr. B.'s pattern as: cerebellar ataxia 90. In the most effective percussion technique of the posterior lung fields, the patient cooperates by: crossing arms in front 91. When assessing superficial pain, touch, vibration, and position perceptions, you are testing: sensory 92. Which portion of the physical examination is best done with the patient standing? Spinal 93. Ulnar deviation and boutonniere deformities are characteristic of: Rheumatoid arthritis 94. The family history for a patient with joint pain should include information about siblings with: genetic disorders 95. When the Goodenough-Harris Drawing Test is administered to a child, the evaluator
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principally observes the: Presence and form of body parts. 96. A positive straight leg raise test usually indicates: Nerve root irritation (L4 L5 S1) 97. 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: 4+ 98. An idiopathic spasm of arterioles in the digits is termed: Raynaud’s 99. Nerves that arise from the brain rather than the spinal cord are called: cranial 100. A cervical polyp usually appears as a: bright red, soft protrusion from the endocervical canal.
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