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  1. Shock
  2. Coxa plana (Legg-Calvé-Perthes disease)
  3. Osteomalacia
  4. Trendelenburg position
  5. components of chest drainage system
  1. a One component is a chamber that collects the draining fluid. Another component is the suction control chamber. A third component is the water seal chamber, which prevents air from the atmosphere from entering the system. The last component is the water seal venting chamber, which allows air to leave the system, thus preventing pressure buildup. In order for the unit to work properly, it must remain below the level of the chest
  2. b the body is laid flat on the back (supine position) with the feet higher than the head; causes the diaphragm to assume a higher position and can cause a patient to become short of breath
  3. c ischemic necrosis leading to flattening of the femoral head
  4. d extremely low blood pressure, that is, a systolic blood pressure reading lower than 60 mmHg (below 90 mmHg is considered low blood pressure).
  5. e 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 Multiple choice questions

  1. a painful incomplete separation of the tibial tuberosity from the tibial shaft. It is often seen in active adolescent boys
  2. can result in brain damage within just a few minutes
  3. 110 to 140 mmHg systolic and 60 to 80 mmHg diastolic
  4. 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
  5. can cause damage to organs—the lungs, kidneys, brain, heart, etc. Various disease processes can produce hypertension as well as contributing factors such as medications, obesity, smoking, and stress

5 True/False questions

  1. Ricketsdeficiency 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


  2. High blood pressuresystolic pressure higher than 140 mmHg and diastolic pressure higher than 90 mmHg.


  3. Muscular dystrophya congenital disorder characterized by wasting of skeletal muscles


  4. Strain on the abdominal musclesmay be minimized by placing a pillow under the patient's head and a support under the patient's knees. The pillow also relieves neck strain, reduces the chance of aspiration in the nauseated patient, and allows the patient to observe his or her surroundings


  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