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Health Assessm. exam 3
Thyroid
Vertigo
normocephalic
microcephalic
a gland that produces TSH, T3, & T4
when you have a problem in internal ear and experience severe…
normal size head
small sized head
Thyroid
a gland that produces TSH, T3, & T4
Vertigo
when you have a problem in internal ear and experience severe…
50 terms
HESI EAQ ticket Health Assessmment
1.... A nurse is caring for a female clie…
The nurse provides a dietary list to a…
A nurse is assessing a client eight ho…
A nurse is providing education about e…
Correct 1 ... "This drug may be hard on my liver so I must avoid…
Correct 1 ... Eggs... Correct 2 ... Liver... Correct 3 ... Cheese... Vitamin…
Absence of drainage from the colostomy... A colostomy does not…
Carrots... Leafy greens... Yellow/orange vegetables contain large…
1.... A nurse is caring for a female clie…
Correct 1 ... "This drug may be hard on my liver so I must avoid…
The nurse provides a dietary list to a…
Correct 1 ... Eggs... Correct 2 ... Liver... Correct 3 ... Cheese... Vitamin…
50 terms
HESI EAQ ticket Health Assessmment
1.... A nurse is caring for a female clie…
The nurse provides a dietary list to a…
A nurse is assessing a client eight ho…
A nurse is providing education about e…
Correct 1 ... "This drug may be hard on my liver so I must avoid…
Correct 1 ... Eggs... Correct 2 ... Liver... Correct 3 ... Cheese... Vitamin…
Absence of drainage from the colostomy... A colostomy does not…
Carrots... Leafy greens... Yellow/orange vegetables contain large…
1.... A nurse is caring for a female clie…
Correct 1 ... "This drug may be hard on my liver so I must avoid…
The nurse provides a dietary list to a…
Correct 1 ... Eggs... Correct 2 ... Liver... Correct 3 ... Cheese... Vitamin…
118 terms
Health Assessment: Heart and Neck Vessels
The precordium overlies
The right ventricle occupies
The left ventricle is in the
The heart's shape
the heart and great vessels... *area on the upper, anterior chest
most of the anterior chest
left lateral margin
is an upside down triangle
The precordium overlies
the heart and great vessels... *area on the upper, anterior chest
The right ventricle occupies
most of the anterior chest
Health Science- Digestive System
Ingestion
Digestion
Egestion
Mechanical Digestion
Intake of food via the mouth
Break down and absorption of food in the digestive system
Getting rid of waste via the rectum and anus.
Using the teeth and tongue to break food down into smaller pa…
Ingestion
Intake of food via the mouth
Digestion
Break down and absorption of food in the digestive system
20 terms
Nursing Fundamentals- Health Assessment
When taking a health history, the nurs…
Before palpating the abdomen during an…
The nurse would attempt to gather whic…
The nurse would document which of the…
B. Using therapeutic communication skills to identify the cli…
B. Auscultate bowel sounds... Rationale: Before palpating the a…
A. Who lives with the client and the client's support systems…
B. Loss of hair on lower legs bilateral... Rationale: Subjectiv…
When taking a health history, the nurs…
B. Using therapeutic communication skills to identify the cli…
Before palpating the abdomen during an…
B. Auscultate bowel sounds... Rationale: Before palpating the a…
9 terms
H/S Documentation Terms
Assessmeant
Charting
Chief Complaint
Demographics
the evaluation or estimation of the nature, quality, or abili…
...
...
...
Assessmeant
the evaluation or estimation of the nature, quality, or abili…
Charting
...
22 terms
Health Assessment Exam #1 - Skin, Hair, Nails
Epidermis
Dermis
Subcutaneous Tissue
Pallor
-Most superficial layer... -Avascular... -Melanocytes... -Replaced eve…
-Vascularized... -Sebaceous glands... -Hair follicles... -Stores fluid…
-Fatty cells... -Insulation, shock absorption & calorie reserve
Lack of color, pale
Epidermis
-Most superficial layer... -Avascular... -Melanocytes... -Replaced eve…
Dermis
-Vascularized... -Sebaceous glands... -Hair follicles... -Stores fluid…
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Skin, Hair and Nails- Health Assessment 1
Vellus Hair
Terminal Hair
Apocrine glands
Eccrine glands
Fine, faint covers most of body
Darker, thicker hair that grows on scalp, eyebrows and axilla…
Produce a thick, milky secretion into the hair follicles, loc…
open directly on to the skin surface, produce sweat to reduce…
Vellus Hair
Fine, faint covers most of body
Terminal Hair
Darker, thicker hair that grows on scalp, eyebrows and axilla…
12 terms
cranial nerves pictures
Olfactory nerve
Optic nerve
Oculomotor nerve
Trochlear nerve
CN-1 Carries infromation from nose to brain. Concerned with s…
CN-II, transmits visual information from the retina to the br…
CN-III Voluntary motor to muscles that move the eye and a mus…
CN-IV is motor nerve Innervates one of the extrinsic muscles…
Olfactory nerve
CN-1 Carries infromation from nose to brain. Concerned with s…
Optic nerve
CN-II, transmits visual information from the retina to the br…
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Chapter 18 thorax and lungs Jarvis
What is that the thoracic cage
What is the diaphragm
Where did the first seven ribs attach
Where do ribs 8,9, and 10 attach
Bony structure with a conical shape which is narrow or at the…
A musculotendinous septum that separates that the thoracic ca…
To the sternum via their coastal cartilages
Coastal cartilage above
What is that the thoracic cage
Bony structure with a conical shape which is narrow or at the…
What is the diaphragm
A musculotendinous septum that separates that the thoracic ca…
33 terms
Health Assessment: Assessing Head and Neck
A nurse palpates an elderly client's t…
A client presents to the emergency dep…
The nurse is discharging an adult clie…
A 82 year old female presents with nec…
Correct response: Auscultate with the bell over the lateral l…
Correct response: Meningeal inflammation... Explanation: ... Mening…
Correct response: Encourage the use of safety equipment... Expla…
Correct response: Arthritic changes of the cervical spine... Exp…
A nurse palpates an elderly client's t…
Correct response: Auscultate with the bell over the lateral l…
A client presents to the emergency dep…
Correct response: Meningeal inflammation... Explanation: ... Mening…
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Health assessment neuro
may be the earliest indicator of centr…
Six Levels of Consciousness:
Glasgow Coma Scale
Best Motor Response (M)
Change in LOC
Full consciousness - A, A, O x 3 ... Confusion - disoriented to…
Provides Standardized, Objective Assessment of LOC in Acute a…
6 Can obey simple commands... 5 Localizes to painful stimuli... 4…
may be the earliest indicator of centr…
Change in LOC
Six Levels of Consciousness:
Full consciousness - A, A, O x 3 ... Confusion - disoriented to…
chapter 2 part 1
undernutrition
nutritional toxicity
nutritional status
malnutrition
inadequate intake of one or more nutrients and/or energy
overconsumption of nutrient resulting in dangerous effects
health of a person as it relates to how well his or her diet…
poor nutritional status caused by either undernutrition or ov…
undernutrition
inadequate intake of one or more nutrients and/or energy
nutritional toxicity
overconsumption of nutrient resulting in dangerous effects
NU 214 Mini Mental Health Assessment
indications
depression
suicidal ideation
schizophrenia
depression... suicidal ideation... schizophrenia... bipolar
overall decrease in happiness... ongoing sense of despair
idea that suicide is an appropriate option
psychosis ... irrational mental disorder
indications
depression... suicidal ideation... schizophrenia... bipolar
depression
overall decrease in happiness... ongoing sense of despair
11 terms
Its all happening! Types of energies- kinetic and potential
Kinetic energy
Potential energy
Sound energy
Heat energy
Energy which is determined through the motion of the object o…
Stored energy which is determined through the position from t…
Energy carried by the air in the room and detected by the ear.
It is the result of the movement of particles, atoms, molecul…
Kinetic energy
Energy which is determined through the motion of the object o…
Potential energy
Stored energy which is determined through the position from t…
45 terms
Ch. 12 Skin, Hair, and Nails (Jarvis 7th Ed.)
PALLOR:... (etiology)
Vilitigo
PALLOR:... (in dark skin)
CYANOSIS:... (etiology)
1. Anemia... 2. Shock... 3. Local arterial insufficiency (localized…
Patchy depigmentation from destruction of melanocytes, which…
Appears yellow-brown, dull; black skin-> ashen gray, dull
1. Increased amounts of unoxygenated Hgb... 2. Central/chronic h…
PALLOR:... (etiology)
1. Anemia... 2. Shock... 3. Local arterial insufficiency (localized…
Vilitigo
Patchy depigmentation from destruction of melanocytes, which…
24 terms
Fundamentals of Nursing - Chapter 30: Health Assessment & Physical Examination
The nurse is teaching a young mother t…
While assessing the adult patient's lu…
The nurse is teaching a young female p…
As a nurse prepares to provide morning…
C
B
B
A, B, D
The nurse is teaching a young mother t…
C
While assessing the adult patient's lu…
B
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Science Task 4 assessment yearly
Ingestion
Digestion
Egestion
Mechanical Digestion
Intake of food via the mouth
Break down and absorption of food in the digestive system
Getting rid of waste via the rectum and anus.
Using the teeth and tongue to break food down into smaller pa…
Ingestion
Intake of food via the mouth
Digestion
Break down and absorption of food in the digestive system
33 terms
Chapter 3 - Assessment (Volume 1)
Assessment
Subjective Data
Objective Data
Primary Data
The systemic gathering of information related to the physical…
Symptoms; Communicated to the nurse by the client, family, or…
Signs; Gathered through a physical assessment or from laborat…
Is the subjective and objective data.
Assessment
The systemic gathering of information related to the physical…
Subjective Data
Symptoms; Communicated to the nurse by the client, family, or…
22 terms
Chapter 1 Vocabulary - Your Career in Health Care
Assessmant
Auditory Learner
Bias
Career Ladders
Gathering information; a step in charting that is the health…
A person who learns best by hearing new material.
Opinion made before facts are known.
The various levels within an occupational area that require d…
Assessmant
Gathering information; a step in charting that is the health…
Auditory Learner
A person who learns best by hearing new material.
23 terms
J1 Health Assessment Test 1 (respiratory)
Hyperresonance
Resonance
Crackles/Rales
Vesicular sounds
higher pitch then resonance (percussed tone of overinflated l…
percussed tone over normal lung
air bubbling through moisture "velcro"
normal breath sounds over the lung (soft and low pitched, rus…
Hyperresonance
higher pitch then resonance (percussed tone of overinflated l…
Resonance
percussed tone over normal lung
18 terms
Fundamentals of Nursing: Ch. 30 - Health Assessment
During the assessment Ms. Malone repor…
When examining Ms. Malone's lower extr…
After receiving medications to manage…
The nurse prepares to conduct a genera…
Raise the head of the bed up to a 45-degree angle to ausculta…
"I know that when my heart condition is not well controlled,…
1. Listen to an entire inspiration and expiration.... 4. If you…
Appearance and behavior
During the assessment Ms. Malone repor…
Raise the head of the bed up to a 45-degree angle to ausculta…
When examining Ms. Malone's lower extr…
"I know that when my heart condition is not well controlled,…
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Health Assessment in nursing week 3 semester 3 (AUSTRALIAN)
surrounding
Eupnoea
Apnoea
Hyperventilation
Benign tumours are surrounded by a capsule that separates the…
Normal breathing
Is not breathing
Increased depth and rate of breathing (kussmauls associated... w…
surrounding
Benign tumours are surrounded by a capsule that separates the…
Eupnoea
Normal breathing
44 terms
Nursing Health Assessment Health History Exam 1
What are the 4 types of health history ?
What is the comprehensive health histo…
Example of comprehensive health histor…
What is the focused or problem oriente…
comprehensive , focused or problem oriented , follow up , eme…
full picture of health status and current problems
Admission to the hospital
When the pt. is known to patient
What are the 4 types of health history ?
comprehensive , focused or problem oriented , follow up , eme…
What is the comprehensive health histo…
full picture of health status and current problems
230 terms
Assessment Final (ch 5, 8, 9, 19, 21, 22)
Nursing: Scope and Standards of Nursin…
Standard 1
Standard 2
Assessment is ongoing and continuous t…
"the protection, promotion, and optimization of health and ab…
"The registered nurse collects comprehensive data pertinent t…
"The registered nurse analyzes the assessment data to determi…
True
Nursing: Scope and Standards of Nursin…
"the protection, promotion, and optimization of health and ab…
Standard 1
"The registered nurse collects comprehensive data pertinent t…
105 terms
Terms for Health Assessment Chapters 10,11,12,21
Anorexia
appendicitis
ascites
bulimia
an eating disorder characterized by a low weight, fear of gai…
inflammation of the appendix, can be really bad if not operat…
excess fluid in the space between the membranes lining the ab…
eating disorder where a person binge eats and then purges
Anorexia
an eating disorder characterized by a low weight, fear of gai…
appendicitis
inflammation of the appendix, can be really bad if not operat…
Its all happening- Heat vs Temperature
Heat
Temperature
Conduction
Convection
A form of energy which is measured in joules.
The measure of how hot or cold something is.
Transfer of heat by collision of particles.
Transfer of heat through the flow of particles.
Heat
A form of energy which is measured in joules.
Temperature
The measure of how hot or cold something is.
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Electric circuits- hard words
electrical conductor
open-circuit
closed-circuit
Insulators
A substance which allows the electrons to flow through one at…
An incomplete circuit which no currents flow.
A complete circuit where currents flow.
A medium which doesn't allow electricity to flow.
electrical conductor
A substance which allows the electrons to flow through one at…
open-circuit
An incomplete circuit which no currents flow.
NU 215 Neurovascular Specific Assessment
a fracture... joint injury or replacement…
6 questions to ask/things to look for
pain
rate and describe
perform a neurovascular assessment if the patient has
pain... pallor... pulses... paralysis... paresthesia... poikilothermia
ask patient if he is experiencing any ...
if patient is experiencing pain, have him ___ it
a fracture... joint injury or replacement…
perform a neurovascular assessment if the patient has
6 questions to ask/things to look for
pain... pallor... pulses... paralysis... paresthesia... poikilothermia
NU 215 Respiratory Specific Assessment
reasons to do respiratory assessment
respiratory rate... oxygen saturation
oxygen delivery device... amount of oxygen
anterior BBS... posterior BBS
pneumonia... bronchitis... emphysema... chronic obstructive pulmonary…
when doing a respiratory assessment, you should assess ...
if present, assess ...
auscultate
reasons to do respiratory assessment
pneumonia... bronchitis... emphysema... chronic obstructive pulmonary…
respiratory rate... oxygen saturation
when doing a respiratory assessment, you should assess ...
NU 215 Physical Assessment (Routine Head-to-Toe)
beginning of each shift
obtain report on patient... review patien…
provide privacy
head-to-toe
PA done on all patients at the ...
before performing PA ...
close door and pull curtains to ...
PA goes from
beginning of each shift
PA done on all patients at the ...
obtain report on patient... review patien…
before performing PA ...
NU 215 Cardiovascular Specific Assessment
do a CV assessment if a patient has ...
cardiovascular questions
if pain or pressure is present ...
Candy Canes R Such Nice Decorations
coronary heart disease... congestive heart failure... myocardial in…
do you have any chest pain?... do you have any chest pressure?... d…
radiation must be determined... type and location must be specif…
mnemonic for cardio questions
do a CV assessment if a patient has ...
coronary heart disease... congestive heart failure... myocardial in…
cardiovascular questions
do you have any chest pain?... do you have any chest pressure?... d…
12 terms
Cranial nerves nursing assessment
I Olfactory
II Optic
III Oculomotor
IV Trochlear
Sensory -ask patient if can smell a vial of coffee
Sensory , test vision, ask patient to read Snellen chart
Motor, ask patient to follow pen light in six directions from…
Motor, moves eyeball down and laterally, ask patient to follo…
I Olfactory
Sensory -ask patient if can smell a vial of coffee
II Optic
Sensory , test vision, ask patient to read Snellen chart
NU 215 Cardiovascular Abnormals
Myocardial infarction (heart attack)
Ischemia
Coronary artery bypass graft (CABG)
Valve replacement
Buildup in artery blocks blood flow and oxygen to heart ... Dama…
lack of blood flow... may cause infarction... treated by surgery ... S…
vein from leg or synthetic vessel used to bypass blood past c…
done if any vessels are damaged (remain partially open)
Myocardial infarction (heart attack)
Buildup in artery blocks blood flow and oxygen to heart ... Dama…
Ischemia
lack of blood flow... may cause infarction... treated by surgery ... S…
20 terms
nurs200 ppt2
critical thinking
critical thinking skills
levels of critical thinking
basic level
continuous process characterized by open-mindedness, continua…
Interpretation (collect data in organized way), analysis, inf…
basic, complex, committment
trust excrete and concrete rules and principles
critical thinking
continuous process characterized by open-mindedness, continua…
critical thinking skills
Interpretation (collect data in organized way), analysis, inf…
26 terms
sport
Ich mache gern Sport
was Ich gerne mache, ist Sport
Ich bin nicht besonders aktiv, weil ich
Ich bin nur ein bisschen sportlich, we…
I like doing Sport
What I like doing is sport
I am not especially active because I
I am a bit sporty because I
Ich mache gern Sport
I like doing Sport
was Ich gerne mache, ist Sport
What I like doing is sport
59 terms
Midterm
Cultural Competance
Verbal Communication
Nonverbal Communication
Mixed communication
Complex integration of knowledge, attitudes, values, beliefs,…
spoken word, language, tone of voice, abbreviations, idioms;…
how people convey meaning without words. Facial expressions,…
modesty, technology assisted
Cultural Competance
Complex integration of knowledge, attitudes, values, beliefs,…
Verbal Communication
spoken word, language, tone of voice, abbreviations, idioms;…
NU 215 Genitourinary System
urine
hydration
infection
pain
inspect color and clarity
color indicates the level of ...
clarity indicates the presence of an ...
bladder palpation: looking for distension, not focused on ...
urine
inspect color and clarity
hydration
color indicates the level of ...
NU 215 Further Neurological Assessments and Abnormals
Lethargy
Obtundation
Stupor
Coma
drowsy, quickly falls asleep, A&Ox3 when woken
sleepy, drowsy, not A&Ox3 when woken
responsive only to repeated, vigorous stimuli (visual, verbal…
unresponsive even to painful stimuli (press on nail bed with…
Lethargy
drowsy, quickly falls asleep, A&Ox3 when woken
Obtundation
sleepy, drowsy, not A&Ox3 when woken
NU 215 Circulatory System/GI System
Allen test
pulsus alternans
bruit
edema
done prior to drawing ABGs... tests if blood vessels both adequa…
change in pulse amplitude... suggests left-sided heart failure
buzz, hum, swooshing... due to arterial stenosis with turbulent…
sign of venous backup... due to injury or fluid overload... mild, m…
Allen test
done prior to drawing ABGs... tests if blood vessels both adequa…
pulsus alternans
change in pulse amplitude... suggests left-sided heart failure
NU 215 Neurological Specific Assessment
CVA... TIA (stroke)... Barre syndrome... multip…
neurological exam
critical care... post CABG... atrial fibrill…
neurological questions
perform a neurological assessment if a patient has
patients at risk for a neurological problem should have a ...
patients at risk for neurological problem
are you experiencing any numbness, tingling, or weakness?... are…
CVA... TIA (stroke)... Barre syndrome... multip…
perform a neurological assessment if a patient has
neurological exam
patients at risk for a neurological problem should have a ...
NU 215 Further Respiratory Assessments
Upper respiratory
Lower respiratory
Trachea
Bronchus
nose, throat
lungs, bronchi, bronchioles, etc.
air moves from pharynx to lungs... has cartilaginous rings to ho…
right and left... cartilaginous rings hold it open
Upper respiratory
nose, throat
Lower respiratory
lungs, bronchi, bronchioles, etc.
NU 215 Cardiovascular Further Assessment
apex
Apex
Base
Precordium
bottom of heart
bottom of heart
top of heart
area of chest around heart
apex
bottom of heart
Apex
bottom of heart
64 terms
Psychology of Adjustment Chapters 1-4
Behaviorism
Adjustment
Correlation
Consistent Tendency
Clinical psychology goes into diagnosing and treating differe…
adapting to different situations
when two variables are related to each other (does not mean c…
to behave in cheerful, hopeful, enthusiantic way, looking at…
Behaviorism
Clinical psychology goes into diagnosing and treating differe…
Adjustment
adapting to different situations
Assessmment of Urinary system chapter 68 Med surge 2
he nurse is palpating a client's kidne…
A client's urinalysis results show a p…
The nurse is reviewing a client's urin…
Which condition is associated with ove…
Both kidneys are in the normal position.
Inform the health care provider.
Perform a finger stick blood glucose on the client.
Hypertension
he nurse is palpating a client's kidne…
Both kidneys are in the normal position.
A client's urinalysis results show a p…
Inform the health care provider.
Chapter 26: Safety, Security, and Emergency prep.
Factors that affect safety
Nursing assessmeent
Children
Adolescents
development level, lifestyle, mobility, sensory preception, k…
plays a vital role in indentifying a harmful environment
potential hazards multiply as their motor skills develop and…
potential dangers are when they abuse drugs or alcohol or eng…
Factors that affect safety
development level, lifestyle, mobility, sensory preception, k…
Nursing assessmeent
plays a vital role in indentifying a harmful environment
21 terms
Assessmment of Urinary system chapter 68 Med surge 2
he nurse is palpating a client's kidne…
A client's urinalysis results show a p…
The nurse is reviewing a client's urin…
Which condition is associated with ove…
Both kidneys are in the normal position.
Inform the health care provider.
Perform a finger stick blood glucose on the client.
Hypertension
he nurse is palpating a client's kidne…
Both kidneys are in the normal position.
A client's urinalysis results show a p…
Inform the health care provider.
65 terms
Chpt 30: Comfort/Pain Management
Acute Pain
Chronic Pain
Pain
Pain tolerance
- Rapid Onset... - Varied intensity from mild-severe... - warns ind…
Limited, intermittent, or persistent... Lasts beyond the normal…
unpleasant sensory and emotional experience associated with a…
Point beyond which a person is no longer willing to endure pain
Acute Pain
- Rapid Onset... - Varied intensity from mild-severe... - warns ind…
Chronic Pain
Limited, intermittent, or persistent... Lasts beyond the normal…
45 terms
Role and responsibilities of EMT + Ambulance operation
What are the committees of ACP
Alberta highway traffic Act.
Health discipline Act
Ambulance service Act.
Continuing education; Examination committee; Conduct and comp…
Controls the operation of the ambulance.... Ambulance does not a…
Cover EMT and allow licensing of the EMT
Explain how ambulance are provided in the province
What are the committees of ACP
Continuing education; Examination committee; Conduct and comp…
Alberta highway traffic Act.
Controls the operation of the ambulance.... Ambulance does not a…
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