One of the legs deep veins is the:
femoral and popliteal veins are the deep veins in the leg.
superficial veins are the great and small saphenous veins.
When taking the health history, the patient complains of pruritus. What is a common cause of this symptom?
Drug reactions Correct
Drug reactions can lead to pruritus or itch
The nurse would expect an older adult to have higher blood alcohol levels because older adults have:
more lean muscle mass.
an increased consumption of alcohol.
decreased liver metabolism and kidney functioning. Correct
To examine a toddler, the nurse should:
allow the child to sit on the parents lap. Correct
remove the childs clothing at the beginning of the examination.
ask the child to decide whether parents or siblings should be present.
perform the assessmen
The general survey consists of four distinct areas. These areas include:
mental status, speech, behavior, and mood and affect. Incorrect
gait, range of motion, mental status, and behavior.
physical appearance, body str
A full mental status examination should be completed if the patient:
has a change in behavior and the family is concerned. Correct
has a new diagnosis of type 2 diabetes mellitus.
complains of insomnia.
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Dehydration and malnutrition can be manifestations of _ in the elderly.
intimate partner violence
Neglect in an elderly person can manifest with symptoms of dehydration and malnut