The most common site for an IM injection on a child under the age of 3?
5 to 10 minutes
when giving/ receiving a cleansing enema how long should patient hold the liquid?
What term is used when a pap smear comes back class lV -4?
infant rest between the arm and hip
What is the football hold?
blood vessels thicken and stiffen ( standing up too fast)
What causes orthostatic hypotension?
Date of administration, lot #, exp. date, and site
What do u document when administering vaccinations?
at what age do preschoolers like to brag about themselves?
Pinna back and downward
when administering ear drops to a child under 3 yrs of age the MA should pull the ear?
Parents should brush child's teeth until?
When do temper tantrums start?
when documenting a childs immunizations you do not need to document that he or she cried?
After your menstrual cycle
When is it recommended a female patient perform the SBE?
light pressure to kneecap
When measuring the length of an infant you apply?
Is used to cleanse the colon before a proctoscopy?
What do you not use for a routine sigmoidoscopy?
What is used to collect endocervical tissue during a pap smear?
Eye contact, explain.....All the above
When interviewing a patient to complete the medical hx form what should you do?
So lubricant wont interfier with the pap
Why is the bi-manual pelvic exam performed after the pap smear is collected?
Take a deep breath
To help a patient relax you could suggest they do?
chest measurement should be taken when child is breathing out?
What is the common cause of death in children?
3 years old
When does a child develop 20/20 vision?
Length, weight, head and chest circumference is measured at sick child visit?
When should a MA put out stacking blocks for a child (what age)?
What is the average pulse for an 3 month old infant?
preferably 7-10 days after menses
Breast examinations should be performed at the same time each month?
The American Cancer Society recommends a pap how often?
Anal scope, rectal speculum, Hemacult Sensa test and developer, lubricating jelly, gloves, swab, moist towelette, and culturette.
What goes on a rectal tray setup?
Assist patient into dorsal lithotomy position
when assisting with a gynecological examination and Pap test the medical assistant should do what?
Alert physician of abnormal development
Head circumference is taken to?
Laxatives should only be used by the direction of a?
can MA or MD be found guilty of assault and battery if he or she does not obtain a consent?