Nursing Arts Practical

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    Knee-chest - use: rectal exam, proctological or sigmoidoscope
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    Jackknife- use: rectal exam or vaginal
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    • Proctological- use: sigmoid exam/proctological exam
    • Drape: aperture drape or two draper
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    Lithotomy- use pelvis, vaginal, rectal and digital exam
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    Trendelenburg- use treatment of shock or hypotension blood to head
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    Dorsal Recumbent
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  11. Weight/height: What should you ask the patient to do before getting on the scale ?
    To take off their coat, shoes, purse, keys, and empty their pockets etc.
  12. Snellen eye chart: what do you ask the Pt before the exam
    Do they wear glass or lens
  13. Snellen eye chart: How many mistakes is a Pt allowed to make and what happen on the 3rd mistake.
    2 mistakes, after the 3rd mistake you chart the line before.
  14. Snellen eye chart: abbreviation OU
  15. Snellen eye chart: abbrevation OS
  16. Snellen eye chart : abbreviation OD
  17. Snellen eye chart procedures: which line do you start on
    line 20/70
  18. Charting Techniques : what is the correct way of correcting a error
    • In black ink
    • Line through the mistake with the word error
    • Date it
    • write your initials & correct the word(s)
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    Gloves - non sterile, bi manual
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    Nasal speculum- inspect the lining of the nose, nasal memberanes & internal septum
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    tuning fork- hearing and sensitivity
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    Tongue depressor- gums, teeth, tonsils and throat
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    Percussion hammer- reflexes, of the babinski, patellar, bicep
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    Otoscope- ear, tympanic membrane, cerumen, foreign objects, infection
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    Ophalmoscope- eye, sclera, pupils, retina, blood vessels
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    Base- battery source
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Nursing Arts Practical
2010-12-11 04:00:24
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