Musculoskeletal - Health History Guidelines
SUBJECTIVE DATA should include answers related to questions about...
*Present health status - chronic diseases, cancer, arthritis, loss of bone density or osteoporosis? Medications? Changes in ADL's?, Muscle strength? Exercise, sports, tobacco or ETOH.
*Past health history - accidents, trauma, congenital bone problems
*Family Medical History - curvature of the spine, back problems, arthritis, osteoarthritis or gout
*System Analysis - Problem Based History - Pain, limitation of movement, limitation on self care behaviors.