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General Survey
Components of General Appearance
Height and Weight
Classifications of BMI
Caclulate BMI
LOC, Signs of Distress/Anxiety, Skin color/lesions, dress/gro…
Height: ... -No shoes... -Is stature short/tall? Build? ... -Body symm…
Underweight: <18.5... Normal: <25... Overweight: <30... Obesity I: <35…
(Weight in Lbs x 700... ----------------------------... Height in i…
Components of General Appearance
LOC, Signs of Distress/Anxiety, Skin color/lesions, dress/gro…
Height and Weight
Height: ... -No shoes... -Is stature short/tall? Build? ... -Body symm…
23 terms
General survey
Begining procedure
General survey
Posture, gait, motor skills terms
Appearance, dress, grooming terms
Greet patient... Introduce yourself... Wash hands... PPE... Disrope patient
Posture, gait, motor skills... Appearance, dress, hygiene, groom…
agile, straight posture,
Cachectic/Cachexia, obese, slender, well groomed, well dressed
Begining procedure
Greet patient... Introduce yourself... Wash hands... PPE... Disrope patient
General survey
Posture, gait, motor skills... Appearance, dress, hygiene, groom…
18 terms
General Survey
General Survey
WHAT IS A GENERAL SURVEY?
4 categories of assessment to the Gene…
1. Physical Appearance
-Begins upon entering room​... -See​, Hear​, Smell​... -Will Guide…
- 1st Component of Assessment - Begins at first sight... - Conti…
Physical appearance​​... Body Structure​​... Behaviour​​... Mobility
Stated age versus apparent age​​... Facial features​... LOC... ​Skin p…
General Survey
-Begins upon entering room​... -See​, Hear​, Smell​... -Will Guide…
WHAT IS A GENERAL SURVEY?
- 1st Component of Assessment - Begins at first sight... - Conti…
General Survey
For physical abnormalities, do you do…
Mental Status is Assessed directly uti…
WHO definition of health
What encompasses mental status?
YES
Subjective ... Objective
is a state of complete physical, mental and social well-being…
1. Appearance ... 2. Behaviors ... 3. Speech... 4. Thought Patterns ... 5…
For physical abnormalities, do you do…
YES
Mental Status is Assessed directly uti…
Subjective ... Objective
6 terms
General Survey
general survey
physical appearance, emotional status,…
physical appearance
emotional status
a general description of your client, based on an impression,…
4 things that are assessed in a survey of the patient
- apparent age correlates with state age... - body size... - manner…
look at facial expression, mood, and behavior to assess...
general survey
a general description of your client, based on an impression,…
physical appearance, emotional status,…
4 things that are assessed in a survey of the patient
general survey
consist of
nutritional status
bmi 25 or greater
bmi less than 18
state of health ... Level of consciousness ... mood and behavior an…
build height and weight BMI pain
bmi 25 or higher nutritional assessment and counseling
consider aneria or bulimia
consist of
state of health ... Level of consciousness ... mood and behavior an…
nutritional status
build height and weight BMI pain
42 terms
General Survey
pt
PPE
MMSE
BP
patient
personal protection equipment
mini mental status exam
blood pressure
pt
patient
PPE
personal protection equipment
General survey
chief complaint
symptom analysis
Review of systems
apparent state of health
in patient's own words, what their problem is
typically associated with something acute... OLDCART
general- fever? chells night sweats?
well nourised and hydrated?... body structure, mobility behavior
chief complaint
in patient's own words, what their problem is
symptom analysis
typically associated with something acute... OLDCART
13 terms
General Survey
Skin Color
Age
Consciousness
Mobility
Ethnicity/ skin intact, no lesion, even tone
Younger/older or at stated age
Alert oriented x4 (place,time&date,situation,who) , able to a…
Gait, assistive devices, ROM joints walk balanced
Skin Color
Ethnicity/ skin intact, no lesion, even tone
Age
Younger/older or at stated age
24 terms
General Survey
General survey
Gestalt
Physical appearance, body structure, m…
Arm span
Study of the whole person
An overall impression
4 areas of the health history
Equals height
General survey
Study of the whole person
Gestalt
An overall impression
general survey
HIPE
Assess patients physical appearance
Assess patients body structure
assess the patients mobility
hand hygiene, identify patient, Privacy, explain
lOC, distress, SOA, pain, anxiety, General appearance, hygien…
height & weight r/t age, genetic heritage, and standard range…
posture, gait, ROM, involuntary movements
HIPE
hand hygiene, identify patient, Privacy, explain
Assess patients physical appearance
lOC, distress, SOA, pain, anxiety, General appearance, hygien…
11 terms
GENERAL SURVEY
Endocrine Deficiencies of Growth Hormo…
Body Symmetry, Level of Wellness, Obvi…
Asymmetry
Evenly distributed fat
This can manifest in younger-than-chronological-age appearance.
What to observe in General Appearance?
It is seen when a paired body part does not look the same on…
Normal finding of Body Fat
Endocrine Deficiencies of Growth Hormo…
This can manifest in younger-than-chronological-age appearance.
Body Symmetry, Level of Wellness, Obvi…
What to observe in General Appearance?
General Survey
Physical appearance
Body structure
Mobility
Behavior
Age: person appears his or her stated age... Sex: sexual develop…
Stature: height appears within normal range for age, genetic…
Gait: normally, base is as wide as shoulder width ... Foot place…
Facial expression: person maintains eye contact (unless a cul…
Physical appearance
Age: person appears his or her stated age... Sex: sexual develop…
Body structure
Stature: height appears within normal range for age, genetic…
16 terms
General Survey
BMI
Blood Pressure
Blood Pressure Cuff Size
Auscultatory Gap
Calculation based on height and weight:... Underweight < 18.5 ... N…
Avoid smoking / drinking caffeinated beverages 30 minutes pri…
With 40 percent upper arm circumference... Length 80 percent upp…
Silent interval that maybe present between systolic and diast…
BMI
Calculation based on height and weight:... Underweight < 18.5 ... N…
Blood Pressure
Avoid smoking / drinking caffeinated beverages 30 minutes pri…
GENERAL SURVEY
genral survey
appearance
body type & posture
speech
begins at inital contact... deviations lead to focused assessments
speech & behavior appropriate for developmental stage... signs o…
shake hand to determine muscle strength... gait & abnormalities
vocabulary, tone, pace, patten, sentence structure, language…
genral survey
begins at inital contact... deviations lead to focused assessments
appearance
speech & behavior appropriate for developmental stage... signs o…
General Survey
Overweight BMI
Obese BMI
Morbidly obese BMI
Risks of obesity
25+, 2/3 of Americans
30+, 1/3 of Americans
40+, 5% of Americans
DM... heart disease... stroke... hypertension... osteoarthritis... cancer
Overweight BMI
25+, 2/3 of Americans
Obese BMI
30+, 1/3 of Americans
5 terms
General Survey
General survey
Plumb line
Kyphosis
Lordosis
Physical appearance, body shape/habitus/structure, mobility,…
A string should pass through ear, shoulder, hip, knee.
Hump back
Arch back
General survey
Physical appearance, body shape/habitus/structure, mobility,…
Plumb line
A string should pass through ear, shoulder, hip, knee.
35 terms
General Survey
BMI
6 Vital Signs
Normal Temp. for Oral Method; Who is i…
Temp. for Fever?
weight (kg)/height(meters) squared
Temperature, Pulse Rate, Resp. Rate, Oxygen Sat, Blood Pressu…
97.7F to 99.5 or 36.5 to 37.5C ; used with adults and older c…
100.4F or 38C
BMI
weight (kg)/height(meters) squared
6 Vital Signs
Temperature, Pulse Rate, Resp. Rate, Oxygen Sat, Blood Pressu…
5 terms
General Survey
Level of Consciousness
Signs of distress, facial expression,…
Skin texture, color, temperature, mois…
Body build, extremities
...
...
...
...
Level of Consciousness
...
Signs of distress, facial expression,…
...
General Survey
General survey
Assessment technique
Palpation
Percussion
Physical appearance... Mental status (orientation, alertness)... Mo…
Head to toe... Compare sides
Using touch to determine characteristics of the body (Positio…
Strike through a body part to elicit a sound or action... Direct…
General survey
Physical appearance... Mental status (orientation, alertness)... Mo…
Assessment technique
Head to toe... Compare sides
17 terms
General Survey
What is in the general survey?
BMI Calculation
BMI levels
Average oral temperature
First encounter... General appearance... Vital Signs (Temp, PR, RR,…
(weight (lbs) X 700/height (inches))/height (inches)... or... weigh…
Underweight <18.5... Normal 18.5-24.9... Overweight 25.0-29.9... Obesi…
37 C or 98.6 F
What is in the general survey?
First encounter... General appearance... Vital Signs (Temp, PR, RR,…
BMI Calculation
(weight (lbs) X 700/height (inches))/height (inches)... or... weigh…
General Survey
Stadiometer
Scale
Opthalmoscope
Otoscope
Needed for physical examination, used to measure height, atta…
Needed for physical examination, used to measure weight
Needed for physical examination, used for eyes and other neur…
Needed for physical examination, used for seeing into the ear…
Stadiometer
Needed for physical examination, used to measure height, atta…
Scale
Needed for physical examination, used to measure weight
12 terms
General Survey
H
I
P
E
Hand hygiene and PPE if needed
Identify yourself and the pt
Provide privacy
Explain what you'll be doing and ask if it's okay
H
Hand hygiene and PPE if needed
I
Identify yourself and the pt
General survey
Introduction
Test patient
Observe
Verbal example
-introduce yourself... -wash hands... -provide privacy for patient…
-ask where they are... -ask what time it is... -do they have any pain
-dress/hygiene... -posture... -gait... -alertness... -affect... -speech
-19 year old female... -well nourished and neatly dressed... -postu…
Introduction
-introduce yourself... -wash hands... -provide privacy for patient…
Test patient
-ask where they are... -ask what time it is... -do they have any pain
General Survey
Vital Signs
Physical Appearance
Body
Mobility
Temp... Respirations... Pulse... Blood pressure... Pain
Skin ... Color... Dress ... Hygiene
Physical & sexual development... Stature... Posture
Gait
Vital Signs
Temp... Respirations... Pulse... Blood pressure... Pain
Physical Appearance
Skin ... Color... Dress ... Hygiene
12 terms
General Survey
Apparent State of Health Classifications
Alert
Lethargic
Obtunded
Acutely ill... Chronically Ill... Frail, feeble... Energetic, Vigorous…
Eyes open, responds fully
Drowsy appearance but responds to questions/opens eyes
Opens eyes, responds slowly and somewhat confused, less inter…
Apparent State of Health Classifications
Acutely ill... Chronically Ill... Frail, feeble... Energetic, Vigorous…
Alert
Eyes open, responds fully
General Survey
Affect and Mood
BMI
Body Type
Body Movement
Affect is a person's feelings as he or she appears to others.…
...
trim and muscular, obese, or excessively thin. --general phys…
Observe whether movements are purposeful, noting any tremors…
Affect and Mood
Affect is a person's feelings as he or she appears to others.…
BMI
...
15 terms
General Survey
Affect and mood
BMI
Body Type
Body Movement
...
a formula for determining obesity it is calculated by dividin…
The general physical appearence of an individual human body.…
motion of all or part of the body especially at a joint or jo…
Affect and mood
...
BMI
a formula for determining obesity it is calculated by dividin…
13 terms
General Survey
What 3 components are part of general…
Overall appearance, hygiene/dress, ski…
_____ describes if the person is uprig…
______ describes if the person is sitt…
physical appearance... mobility... behavior
physical appearance
posture
position
What 3 components are part of general…
physical appearance... mobility... behavior
Overall appearance, hygiene/dress, ski…
physical appearance
general survey
components of general survey
pre-survey
techniques of physical appearance
inspection
-physical appearance ... -mental status ... -mobility ... -behavior
-warm, private, distraction free room... -good lighting... -clean,…
-inspection ... -auscultation ... -palpation ... -percussion
-observe person in intial conversatin ... -taking in health info…
components of general survey
-physical appearance ... -mental status ... -mobility ... -behavior
pre-survey
-warm, private, distraction free room... -good lighting... -clean,…
15 terms
General Survey
1.
2. Physical Appearance
a)
b)
Assessments of ABCs
...
age and gender
level of consciousness
1.
Assessments of ABCs
2. Physical Appearance
...
General Survey
Objective data
Subjective data
Wash hands
Alcohol based hand rub
Can be measured by the nurse. Example: fever, wound, etc.
What the patient perceives. The patient tells you they feel c…
Before and after contact with each patient... After being contam…
Found to be very effective. ... Kills bacteria and viruses faste…
Objective data
Can be measured by the nurse. Example: fever, wound, etc.
Subjective data
What the patient perceives. The patient tells you they feel c…
General survey
Body build
Posture
Gait
Movements & gross ROM
Is assessed for proportionate distribution of weight for heig…
Normal findings are an erect posture while standing with the…
Smooth & coordinated with arms swinging freely at the sides,…
Movements are usually purposeful and controlled without tics,…
Body build
Is assessed for proportionate distribution of weight for heig…
Posture
Normal findings are an erect posture while standing with the…
General survey
Physical apperance
Body structure
Mobility
Behavior
-age... -sex... -LOC... -skin color... -facial features ... -overall appeara…
-stature... -nutrition... -symmetry... -posture... -position... -body build,…
-gait... -ROM
-Facial expression... -mood and affect ... -speech... -speech pattern…
Physical apperance
-age... -sex... -LOC... -skin color... -facial features ... -overall appeara…
Body structure
-stature... -nutrition... -symmetry... -posture... -position... -body build,…
7 terms
general survey
what is a general survey
when is general survey used
what is included in general survey
physical appearance
concise description of patient that is organized, thorough, a…
sets the stage, may be written, may be verbal, and usually co…
physical appearance, body structure, mobility, behavior
age, sex, level of consciousness, skin color, and facial feat…
what is a general survey
concise description of patient that is organized, thorough, a…
when is general survey used
sets the stage, may be written, may be verbal, and usually co…
General Survey
Affect and mood
BMI (body mass index)
Body type
Body movement
Affect is how a person appears to others. Patients express mo…
a formula for determining obesity. It is calculated by dividi…
Observe if the patient appears trim and muscular, obese, or e…
Observe whether movements are purposeful, noting any tremors…
Affect and mood
Affect is how a person appears to others. Patients express mo…
BMI (body mass index)
a formula for determining obesity. It is calculated by dividi…
23 terms
general survey
general survey
what is included in general survey
physical appearance
body structure
concise description of patient,organized, thorough, appropria…
physical appearance, body structure, mobility, and behavior
age, sex, level of consciousness, skin color, facial features
stature (related to age and genetic heritage), nutrition (BMI…
general survey
concise description of patient,organized, thorough, appropria…
what is included in general survey
physical appearance, body structure, mobility, and behavior
14 terms
General Survey
Components of General Appearance
Height and Weight
Classifications of BMI
Caclulate BMI
1. Apparent state of health 2. State of consciousness 3. Ease…
Height: ... -No shoes... -Is stature short/tall? Build? ... -Body symm…
Underweight: <18.5... Normal: <25... Overweight: <30... Obesity I: <35…
(Weight in Lbs x 700... ----------------------------... Height in i…
Components of General Appearance
1. Apparent state of health 2. State of consciousness 3. Ease…
Height and Weight
Height: ... -No shoes... -Is stature short/tall? Build? ... -Body symm…
General Survey
Physical Assessment
General Survey
Physical Apperance
Body Structure
General Survey... Vital Sign Measurement... Height and Weight Measu…
Identify parameters of the general survey... Perform a general s…
Age... Gender... LOC... Skin Color... Facial Feature
Stature... Nutrition... Symmetry... Posture... Position... Body Build
Physical Assessment
General Survey... Vital Sign Measurement... Height and Weight Measu…
General Survey
Identify parameters of the general survey... Perform a general s…
18 terms
The General Survey
pallor
general survey
ruber
skin lesion
paleness
sense about overall health from initial look
very red skin
freckle, mole
pallor
paleness
general survey
sense about overall health from initial look
11 terms
The General Survey
The General Survey
Apparent State of Health & Level On Co…
Signs of Distress
Skin Color and Obvious Lesions
-Apparent State of Health... -Level of Consciousness... -Signs of D…
-Is the patient acutely or chronically ill, frail, fit, robus…
-Cardiac or Respiratory Distress (Clutching of the chest, pal…
Pallor, cyanosis, jaundice, rashes, bruises
The General Survey
-Apparent State of Health... -Level of Consciousness... -Signs of D…
Apparent State of Health & Level On Co…
-Is the patient acutely or chronically ill, frail, fit, robus…
General Survey
Level of Consciousness
Signs of distress, facial expression,…
Skin texture, color, temperature, mois…
Body build, extremities
...
...
...
...
Level of Consciousness
...
Signs of distress, facial expression,…
...
21 terms
General Survey
Objective data
Subjective data
The most important action to decrease…
When should hands be washed?
Can be measured by the nurse. Includes vision, hearing, smell…
What the patient perceives. Examples: patient feels cold or f…
Hand-washing
-Before and after each patient contact... -After contaminated wi…
Objective data
Can be measured by the nurse. Includes vision, hearing, smell…
Subjective data
What the patient perceives. Examples: patient feels cold or f…
General Survey
Therapeutic Communication
Assess Physical Appearance
Assesses Body Structure
Assess Mobility
introduction... Names... Comfort and safety of client... Clarifies pur…
Age... Gender... Signs of distress... Level of consciousness... Skin colo…
Stature/body type... Nutrition... Posture... Position... Body build, cont…
Gait... Range of motion and joint Mobility
Therapeutic Communication
introduction... Names... Comfort and safety of client... Clarifies pur…
Assess Physical Appearance
Age... Gender... Signs of distress... Level of consciousness... Skin colo…
General Survey
Physical Apperance
Body Structures
Mobility
Behavior
Age... Sex... Level of consciousness ... Skin color ... facial features…
Stature... Body Shape ... Nutrition ... Symmetry ... Posture ... Position ... B…
Gait... Range of motion
Facial expression ... Mood and affect ... Speech ... Dress ... Personal H…
Physical Apperance
Age... Sex... Level of consciousness ... Skin color ... facial features…
Body Structures
Stature... Body Shape ... Nutrition ... Symmetry ... Posture ... Position ... B…
45 terms
General Survey
telangiectasia
plaque
bulla
macule
red, thread-like line
superficial, elevated firm spot, diameter greater than 1 cm
elevated serous fluid-filled area with a diameter greater tha…
flat spot with a diameter less than 1 cm
telangiectasia
red, thread-like line
plaque
superficial, elevated firm spot, diameter greater than 1 cm
General Survey
4 Components
Physical appearance includes...
Body structure for age
Mobility
Physical appearance, body structure, mobility and behavior
Age, sex, level of consciousness, skin color, facial features…
Stature (height), Nutrition (normal weight), Symmetry, Postur…
Gait (without assistant), Range of motion (movement is purpos…
4 Components
Physical appearance, body structure, mobility and behavior
Physical appearance includes...
Age, sex, level of consciousness, skin color, facial features…
9 terms
General Survey
Apparent Age
Gender
Level of Consciousness (LOC)
General State of Health
The Patient appears to be his stated age.
Sexual Development is appropriate for gender.
The patient is alert and orientated to situation and responds…
The patient appears to look healthy.
Apparent Age
The Patient appears to be his stated age.
Gender
Sexual Development is appropriate for gender.
18 terms
General survey
General survey
General survey is..
Physical appearance
Body structure
overall impression
objective data
Age, sex, LOC, skin color, facial features
height, nutrition, symmetry, posture & position, build
General survey
overall impression
General survey is..
objective data
7 terms
General Survey
General Survey
General Survey: Made up of 4 areas:
Physical appearance
Body structure
- A study of the whole person... - An introduction for the physi…
Physical appearance... Body structure... Mobility... Behavior
Age... Sex... Level of consciousness... Skin color... Facial features... Acu…
Stature... Nutrition... Symmetry... Position... Body build ... and contour…
General Survey
- A study of the whole person... - An introduction for the physi…
General Survey: Made up of 4 areas:
Physical appearance... Body structure... Mobility... Behavior
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