CNAChpt9April

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Chapter 9 Terms
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  1. A measurement of the circumference around the abdomen at the umbilicus (navel)
    Abdominal Girth
  2. The initial entry of a resident into a facility or a unit
    Admission
  3. Personal care items supplied upon a resident’s admission
    Admission pack
  4. Initial value that can be compared to future measurements
    Baseline
  5. Confined to a bed
    Bedridden
  6. The permanent and often painful shortening of a muscle, usually due to a lack of activity
    Contracture
  7. A doctor’s order that releases a resident to leave a facility to go home or to another facility
    Discharge
  8. Position with the person flat on her back with knees flexed and slightly separated; feet are flat on bed
    Dorsal Recumbent
  9. 1000 grams; 1 kilogram = 2.2 pounds
    Kilogram
  10. Position with the person lying on his abdomen with knees pulled up towards the abdomen and with legs separated; arms are pulled up and flexed; the
    head is turned to one side
    Knee – chest
  11. Position with the person on her back with her hips at the edge of the exam table; legs are flexed and feet are in padded stirrups
    Lithotomy
  12. System of weights and measures based upon the meter
    Metric
  13. Measurement of weight equal to 16 ounces
    Pound
  14. An order that moves a resident from one unit to another within the same facility
    Transfer

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