Health Assessment Exam 2 Review
Electrical conduction system
Step 1: SA Node Impulse Generator (Pacemaker)- The SA node is known a natural
pacemaker because it sets the pace of the heartbeat. It is where cardiac muscle
contraction begins, from an
III. PERFORMANCE EVALUATION CHECKLIST
_A. NEUROLOGICAL SYSTEM_
CRANIAL NERVE ASSESSMENT
1. Assesses Olfactory Nerve by asking client to close eyes
and identify familiar odor placed under open nostril (I).
Testing smell. Have patient smell a different sce
A. CARDIOVASCULAR FUNCTION
1. Assist client to semi-fowlers position.
2. Inspect for jugular venous pulse.
Head of the bed elevated 45 degrees, Stand at the clients right side and have him turn his/her head to the left.
Inspect the suprasternal notc