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While visiting your friend who recently gave birth, she comments on her new child's soft spot. You think to yourself that the correct term for the "soft spot" is
checks the anterior fontanel for depression
While volunteering in an outpatient clinic for underprivileged families in your neighborhood, you observe the nurse assessing an infant. The mother had complained about the baby not eating and having several episodes of diarrhea lasting 3 days. You know the nurse suspects possible dehydration when she
The part of the vertebrae that transfers weight along the axis of the vertebral column is the
both A and C
While performing cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) on an unconscious person, you are careful to position your hands correctly to avoid damage to the
The styloid, process, zygomatic process, and auditory ossicles are associated with the
A bent nasal septum that slows or prevents sinus drainage is known clinically as a _____ septum.
last thoracic and first two lumbar vertebrae
After a hard fall, compression fractions or compression / dislocation fractures most often involve the
all of the above
The mucous membrane of the paranasal sinuses will increase mucus production in response to
the skull would be heavier
If there were no paranasal sinuses, all of the following would be true, except
While playing softball, Gina is struck in the frontal squama by a wild pitch. Which of the following complaints would you expect her to have?
Mick gets into a fight and sustains a blow to the nose. Which of the following bones might be fractured by this blow?
his sense of smell.
In a car accident, Tom suffers a fracture of the alveolar process of his maxillae. As a consequence of this injury he loses
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