What precaution is need for a patient with the measles?
What precautions is needed for a patient with group a streptococcus?
What precaution is need for a patient with neisseria meingintidis?
What precaution is need with a patient who has Vancomycin resistant enterococci?
A patient receiving a vaccine is utilizing what level of prevention?
The nurse is caring for a paitent with an infectious drainage from an abdominal wound. The nurse would wear gloves and: a) gown b) n 95 respirator c) eye wear d) mask?
What website would you access to determine the status of an ecoli outbreak in Mexico? a) www.CDC.org b)www.WHO.int c)www.healthypeople.gov d) www.FDA.gov?
What happens to the skin of an aging adult?
loss of elastin, collagen, subcutaneous fat, reduction of muscle tone, wrinkling occurs, sweat glands decrease in number, senile purpura
Some abnormalities with the skin include?
Seborrheic kerotosis, and senile lentigines
Dermatitis is? cause by?
irritation of the skin which can be caused by allergies, insect bites, eczema
What is subjective data?
what the person says about himself or herself during history taking
What is objective data?
what you as the health professional observe by inspecting, percussing, palpating, and aucultating during the physical examination
There are two method of percussion. Which method is the immediate striking hand that contacts the body wall?
What method of percussion is used more often and involves both hands in which the striking hand is on contacts the stationary hand on the persons skin
A loud or soft sound? (percussion) *loudness depends on the force of the blow and the structures ability to vibrate.
The number of vibrations per second, written as cps or cycles per second. More rapid vibrations produce a high pitched tone; slower vibrations yield a lower pitched tone. This is what type of percussion?
a subjective difference due to a sounds distinctive overtones. a pure tone is a sound of one frequency. Viariations within a sound wave produce overtones which allow you to distinguish a C on a piano from a C on a violin. Which percussion is this?
the length of time the note lingers. What type of percussion is this?