List 2 GENERAL things the nose does:
What's at least one purpose for the turbonates in the nasal
they are VASCULAR and this makes the air in the nose TURN AROUND IN CIRCLES
(which makes this AIR WARMER this way)
3) Outcome identification
what a person says about himself during history taking
what you as a health professional observe by inspecting,
(normal color: honeyish color in whites & black; white flaky
color/consistency in asians)
helps drain fluid to relieve pressure
infection of the external ear
Personality, behavior, emotions, intellectual fxn. (Precentral gyrus of frontal lobe initiates
Visual receptor center
Post central gyrus located here. Primary center for sensation (e.g. light
The main blood group system
Activities of Daily Living
Admitted or admission
Where is the inferior angle of the scapula?
at the base of the shoulder blade.
Does it matter what side of the body you percuss any particular
Yes. You have to percuss each lobe from the appropriate side of the body (e.g. back,
front, right sid
E: Erb's Point
What does the mnemonic PQRSTU stand for?
P - Provocative or Palliative: what brings it on?
Q - Quality or Quantify: how does it look/feel/sound?
R - Region or Radiation: Where is it and do
The most common way to evaluate someone is based on
_; this is evaluating their growth,
development, & body composition.
Percentage of Ideal Body weight:
If a person is 80-90% of the
common in people w/ hyperthyroidism (and this doesn't go away after the thyroid
prob. Is corrected)
drooping of the eyes
cholesteral plaque that develops on the eyelid (by the inner canthus)
The breasts are primarily made up of what material?
Primarily adipose tissue
The _ an abnormality is identified, the _ the
The EARLIER an abnormality is identified, the HIGHER the recovery rate.