5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Clinical diagnosis
- a The patient lies back on an examining table on which the head is elevated.
- b A forecast of the probable course and outcome of the disorder and the prospects of recovery.
- c Involves tapping or striking the body to hear sounds or feel vibrations.
- d The patient is supine on a tilted table with the head lower than the legs.
- e A diagnosis based on the signs and symptoms of a disease.
5 Multiple choice questions
- Used extensively and helps assess characteristics such as texture, temp., shape, and the presence of vibrations or movements.
- The patient lies faceup, with his back supporting all his weight, knees are drawn up and the feet are flat on the table.
- To palpate the rectum for lesions or irregularities.
- The patient is lying on the table facedown, supporting the body with the knees and chest.
- Has a special opening providing access to the area to be examined.
5 True/False questions
Supine (recumbent) → The patient lies flat on the back.
Inspection → The visual exam of the patient's entire body and overall appearance.
Prone → A forecast of the probable course and outcome of the disorder and the prospects of recovery.
Auscultation → The systematic moving of the patient's body parts
Proctologic → A forecast of the probable course and outcome of the disorder and the prospects of recovery.