Flashcards in Health Assessment Deck (115)
Hyperkalemia is associated with
QT prolongation is associated with:
Toxic drug levels
Most indicative of Ectopic Pregnancy
Amenorrhea followed by spotting and sudden onset of lower quadrant pain
Which is not true about the 7 F’s of abdominal distention?
The fetus has NO effect on the abdominal distension
Which statements are true? (re:PVD)
Approximately 50% of patients of PVD are asymptomatic
African american, american indian, and mexican american population are at increased risk
Which statement is TRUE regarding leg pain?
a. Nerve damage can be a differential diagnosis for leg pain
Percussing fremitus on the posterior side is best felt in what intercostal space?
Where do you feel the PMI
5th intercostal space - lateral to the midclavicular line.
How do you check the ear of a 2.5 year old?
Pull auricle down and out
SV X HR
diaphramatic excursion distance is?
Patients will describe angina by clenching their fist and placing it over the sternum.
13. A pt with heart failure has pink frothy sputum, what is the diagnosis?
What is mononucleosis caused by?
15. What is the first sign of thrombophlebitis in 50% of patients
PE may be the first sign
an astute SRNA knows a thrill will be felt with which type of murmur?
What is located in the lower left quadrant of the abdomen?
diaphragm of the stethoscope is used to hear what sounds?
The bell of the stethoscope is used to hear what sound?
Patient has blood clot --- inflammed vein etc.
Sytolic murmurs fall between what heart sounds?
S1 and S2
Troponin I is unique to the heart because?
-Released in 1-3 hours after injury
-Peaks in 12-48 hours after injury
diagnostic of otitis media:
bulging tympanic membrane
day 3 post op. SOB, Tachy, O2 sat 85% differential dx:
Correct documentation for normal pulses?
Otitis externa presents as
cute Otitis media is diagnosed when which of the following is present?
Otalgia, fluid in the middle ear, fever
Correct way to treat epistaxis?
Leaning forward and pinching anterior portion of nose for 15 minutes
A MUGA scan is typically used to:
Evaluated ejection fraction