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6. A 22-year-old man comes to the clinic for an examination after falling off his motorcycle and landing on hisleft side on the handle bars. The nurse suspects that he may have injured his spleen. Which of these statementsDownloaded by ANNESIAXO([email protected])Test Bank - Physical Examination and Health Assessment 8e (by Jarvis)321NURSINGTB.COMPHYSICAL EXAMINATION AND HEALTH ASSESSMENT 8TH EDITION JARVIS TEST BANKlOMoARcPSD|9789954
istrueregarding assessment of the spleen in this situation?Test Bank - Physical Examination and Health Assessment 8e (by Jarvis)322PHYSICAL EXAMINATION AND HEALTH ASSESSMENT 8TH EDITION JARVIS TEST BANKlOMoARcPSD|9789954
DIF: Cognitive Level: Remembering (Knowledge)MSC: Client Needs: Physiologic Integrity: Physiologic Adaptation8. The nurse is describing a scaphoid abdomen. To the horizontal plane, a scaphoid contour of the abdomendepicts a ______ profile.
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NURSINGTB.COMDIF: Cognitive Level: Applying (Application)MSC: Client Needs: Physiologic Integrity: Physiologic Adaptation7. A patients abdomen is bulging and stretched in appearance. The nurse should describe this finding as:
DIF: Cognitive Level: Understanding (Comprehension)MSC: Client Needs: Physiologic Integrity: Physiologic Adaptation9. While examining a patient, the nurse observes abdominal pulsations between the xiphoid process andumbilicus. The nurse would suspect that these are:a.Pulsations of the renal arteries.b.Pulsations of the inferior vena cava.c.Normal abdominal aortic pulsations.d.Increased peristalsis from a bowel obstruction.ANS: CNormally, the pulsations from the aorta are observed beneath the skin in the epigastric area, particularly in thinpersons who have good muscle wall relaxation.
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Spring
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ChloeG.Gaines
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