Response Feedback A partial or total loss of any of the senses can limit a

Response feedback a partial or total loss of any of

This preview shows page 3 - 5 out of 5 pages.

Response Feedback : A partial or total loss of any of the senses can limit a patient s reliability as a historian. Emotional constraints, language barriers, cultural barriers, and an unresponsive or comatose patient can all affect a patient s ability to be a thorough historian. All of the other options would not limit a patient s reliability. Question 11 2 out of 2 points Which portion of the physical examination is best done with the patient standing? Response Feedback: With the patient in the standing position, the examiner can inspect and palpate the spine as the patient bends over at the waist and test a patient s range of motion. Question 12 2 out of 2 points Proprioception should be assessed while the patient is: Response Feedback: Proprioception examination involves the Romberg test, heel-to- toe walking, standing on one foot and then on the other with eyes closed, hopping in place, and deep knee bends. The standing position is required to conduct these examinations. Question 13 2 out of 2 points Part of the screening orthopedic component of the examination includes
Image of page 3
evaluating the person while: Response Feedback: Duck walking for four steps assesses hip, knee, and ankle range of motion, strength, and balance. Question 14 2 out of 2 points The best way to ease the apprehension of a 3-year-old child before a physical examination is to: Response Feedback: The best way to ease the apprehension of a 3-year-old child before a physical examination is to encourage the child to participate by helping you. Ask the child to hold the end piece of the stethoscope or to blow out your flashlight. Question 15 2 out of 2 points In crying infants, it is often difficult to: Response Feedback: For the crying infant, lungs can be auscultated between consolable moments. While crying, the examiner can assess the lustiness of cry, tactile fremitus, lung excursion, facial symmetry, and appearance of the mouth and pharynx. Between breaths, heart tone can be auscultated.
Image of page 4
Image of page 5

You've reached the end of your free preview.

Want to read all 5 pages?

  • Summer '15

What students are saying

  • Left Quote Icon

    As a current student on this bumpy collegiate pathway, I stumbled upon Course Hero, where I can find study resources for nearly all my courses, get online help from tutors 24/7, and even share my old projects, papers, and lecture notes with other students.

    Student Picture

    Kiran Temple University Fox School of Business ‘17, Course Hero Intern

  • Left Quote Icon

    I cannot even describe how much Course Hero helped me this summer. It’s truly become something I can always rely on and help me. In the end, I was not only able to survive summer classes, but I was able to thrive thanks to Course Hero.

    Student Picture

    Dana University of Pennsylvania ‘17, Course Hero Intern

  • Left Quote Icon

    The ability to access any university’s resources through Course Hero proved invaluable in my case. I was behind on Tulane coursework and actually used UCLA’s materials to help me move forward and get everything together on time.

    Student Picture

    Jill Tulane University ‘16, Course Hero Intern

Stuck? We have tutors online 24/7 who can help you get unstuck.
A+ icon
Ask Expert Tutors You can ask You can ask You can ask (will expire )
Answers in as fast as 15 minutes