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4 Matching questions

  1. Coxa plana (Legg-Calvé-Perthes disease)
  2. chest drainage system
  3. Osteoarthritis
  4. Trendelenburg position
  1. a closed system that returns negative pressure to the intra pleural space,used to remove abnormal accumulation of air & fluid from pleural space, contains 3 separate chambers;chest tubes are used to remove air, blood, or fluid from the pleural cavity. By draining fluid from the pleural cavity, a collapsed lung, or atelectasis, may be relieved. By relieving the pressure from air in the pleural cavity, a pneumothorax may be reduced
  2. b position is helpful in several radiographic procedures, such as separating redundant bowel loops and demonstration of hiatal hernias. It is also used in treating shock
  3. c ischemic necrosis leading to flattening of the femoral head
  4. d often seen in the elderly and is characterized by degeneration of articular cartilage in adjacent bones. The resulting rubbing of bone against bone results in pain and deterioration

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. extremely low blood pressure, that is, a systolic blood pressure reading lower than 60 mmHg (below 90 mmHg is considered low blood pressure).
  2. Pull, do not push, the patient; pushing increases friction and makes the transfer more difficult. Do not bend at the waist and pull; use your biceps for pulling the patient. Draw the patient as close to you as possible and then lift if necessary
  3. a congenital disorder characterized by wasting of skeletal muscles
  4. adult condition in which new bone fails to calcify. It is a painful condition and can result in easily fractured bones, especially in the lower extremities
  5. respiratory condition in which the patient has difficulty breathing (dyspnea) in any position other than erect. The patient is usually comfortable in the erect, standing, or seated position

5 True/False questions

  1. Extreme hypertensioncan result in brain damage within just a few minutes


  2. Moderate hypertensioncan result in brain damage within just a few minutes


  3. Normal blood pressure110 to 140 mmHg systolic and 60 to 80 mmHg diastolic


  4. Talipesdeficiency of vitamin D and usually is found affecting the growing bones of young children. The body's weight on the soft bones of the legs results in bowed and misshapen legs


  5. Fowler's positionleft posterior oblique (LPO) position with the right leg flexed up for insertion of the enema tip; , pt. is on left side w/left leg slightly flexed and the right leg sharply flexed upward; allows for exam of the anus and rectum


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