Trauma-thor/abdon

Card Set Information

Author:
Ericallarose
ID:
125959
Filename:
Trauma-thor/abdon
Updated:
2012-01-10 16:03:27
Tags:
Thoracic ab trauma
Folders:

Description:
Adbominal- thoracic trauma
Show Answers:

Home > Flashcards > Print Preview

The flashcards below were created by user Ericallarose on FreezingBlue Flashcards. What would you like to do?


  1. What is the Skeletal Tissue and structure used for?
    • Protecting orgasns
    • Effective movemtn
    • stores salts and materials needed for metabolism
    • produced rbcs
    • musculoskeletal system
  2. What are the 3 parts to a long bone?
    • epiphysis- very end
    • metaphysis- growth plate
    • Diaphysis- Meduallary canal- bone marrow
    • periosteum
    • fibrous covering of disphysis
  3. What is the connective tissue that provides a smooth articulation surface for other bones?
    Cartilage
  4. A synarthrosis joint is?
    a joint that does not permit movement
  5. Tendons do what?
    Tie muscle to bone
  6. Ligaments do what?
    Link bone to bone
  7. a strain injury is related to what part of the muscular system?
    Tendon- Tie muscle to bone
  8. Comp[artment syndrome is what kind of injury?
    Crushing
  9. What are 2 types of sprains? ( joint injury- ligament)
    • Subluxation- patial
    • Dislocation- complete displacement
  10. What is a pesiatric consideration with bone injuries?
    The flexible nature of the bone ( greenstick fractures_
  11. What steps are taken when splinting a fracture?
    • Immobilize the joint above and below
    • PMS- 3 times
  12. What steps are taken when splinting a Joint?
    • Immoblize the bones above and below
    • PMS 3 tiems
  13. a traction splint is used for what fracture?
    Femur
  14. How do u treat a Humerous fracture?
    Sling/swath
  15. HOw to do immobilize a gractured ankle?
    Pillow
  16. What is the classic presentation of a Femur neck fracture?
    leg/foot rotates laterally ( break out)
  17. What is the classic presentation of a anterior hip dislocation?
    leg/foot laterally rotates- head of femur palpated in the injuinal area
  18. What is the calssic presentation of a posterior hip dislocation?
    knee flexed- foot rotated internally ( medial)- head of femur burried in buttocks.
  19. What is the superior boundry of the abdominal cavity?
    Disphragm
  20. What is the Inferior boundry of the abdominal cavity?
    Pelvis
  21. Posterior boundry of ab cav?
    Verebral column and posterior and inferior ribs
  22. lateral boundry of the ab cav?
    muscles of the flank
  23. anterior boundry of ab cav?
    abdominal muscles
  24. What is the fiberous tissue that surrounds the interior abdonminal cavity what covers most of the small bowels?
    peritoneum
  25. Name Solid organs
    • Liver ( RUQ)
    • Spleen ( LUQ)
    • Pancreas ( RUQ)
    • Kidneys ( lower quad lower part)
    • Ovaries ( lower quads)
  26. Name Hollow Organs
    • Stomach ( LUQ)
    • sm and lg intestines
    • Gall Bladder ( RUQ)
    • Bladder half on each side of lower quads
    • Uterus
  27. If acid hits the Peritoneum ( fiberous tissue that surrounds the interior of the abdon small bowels) what happens?
    Abd becomes rock hard ( acid makes it hard)

What would you like to do?

Home > Flashcards > Print Preview