Clinical Skills 1

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What should the medical assistant do if a patient refuses to answer a question regarding sexual history during patient interview?

Attempt to return to the question later once the patient is more at ease.

Subjective

sysmptoms and patient's complaint

plan

further tests and treatment

objective

vital signs

assessment

weigh subjective and objective finding

medical problems of siblings and parents

family history

smoke tobacco or drink alcohol

social history

all health problems, illnesses, and surgeries

medical history

Which is considered the physician's chief concern?

disease

Which of the following components of the review of systems includes joint stiffness, muscle pain, and limitation of movement?

musculoskeletal

Which of the following components of the review of systems would include shortness of breath?

respiratory

Which of the following best describes the patient's idea of treatment success?

being able to successfully manage the disease

You have picked up your equipment and supplies to obtain a medical history from a new patient. You introduce yourself to the patient after confirming her identity. Then you attempt to put her at ease. What is the next thing you should do?

Explain purpose and importance of information gathering.

Which of the following is the most appropriate action when the medical assistant is taking the medical history?

Ask the patient whether there are any questions; keeping them at ease.

Which is considered the patient's chief concern?

illness

Which of the following is not a purpose for the patient's medical history?

allows patient to help with diagnosis

Which of the following components of the review of systems would include heart palpitations?

cardiovascular

Which of the following components of the review of systems would include diarrhea?

gastrointestinal

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Which of the following components of the review of systems would include change in speech?

neurological

Which part of the medical history includes notes about location, quality, and timing?

present illness

Which of the following best describes the physician's overall assessment of major body functions?

review of systems

Which of the following is not a common medical records format?

patient-oriented

Information such as the patient's full name, address, and telephone number would be found on what form?

demographic data form

Which of the following is the most appropriate action to make a correction when an error has been made in the chart?

Draw a single line through error. Write correct entry and put initials and date.

Which of the following best describes the format of a source-oriented medical record?

chronological set of notes for each visit

In the SOAPER charting method, what does the letter "E" represent?

education

Which of the following is not included on the patient's medical history form?

insurance history

Which of the following is not a method used for charting?

SWISS

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