MOD A UNIT 2 THEORY
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MOD A UNIT 2 THEORY
EYES EARS MED HX
EYES/EARS & MED HX
Receptors of color in the eye?
Transparent and anterior portion of the sclera?
Innermost layer containing the cones, rods, and blood vessels?
Receptors for black/white vision and peripheral vision?
The white area of the eye; tough outter layer?
External portion of the ear (flap)?
Structure that transmits sound waves to the ossicles of the middle ear?
Tympanc membrane (eardrum)
Small bones in the middle ear?
Name the 3 ossicle bones in the middle ear.
Bones and membranes of the inner ear that contain receptors for sound waves and maintain balance (equilibrium)?
Inner ear structures that control equilibrium and detect and detect motion?
What is needed to maintain homeostasis, protects the body from harm, and conducts pleasure or pain?
The 4 different kinds of taste buds and where they are located on the tongue?
Sweet- at the tip
Sour- on both sides
Satly- both sides toward the tip
Bitter- in the back
List the 4 general sensations?
(hot and cold detection)
(receptors in the muscles/joints- sense of position)
Olfactory nerves control which sense?
T/F Olfactory nerves become less sensitive after detecting the same odor over time?
The radial muscle opening in the center of the iris is called what?
What part of the eye contains the eye color?
What contains the ciliary muscle that controls the shape or curvature of the lens and allows for near and far vision?
The posterior chamber directly behind the lens is filled with a clear, jelly-like substance that maintains the shape of the eye and gives the retina support- What is the substance called?
When the aqueous humor does not drain properly, and
intraocular pressure increases
and compresses choroid layer, diminishing blood supply to the retina is a sign of what disease?
What occurs when light rays focus in fron of the retina?
The reason the patient wants to see the doctor is known as the? And should be recorded how?
The chief complaint (CC) and should be recorded in the patients own words.
Symptoms that connot be measure or seen or changes that patient experiences are known as?
Symptoms that can be measured or observed are known as?
The CC, Family Hx, and Social Hx are examples of what kind of information?
A methotical, step-by-step review of each body system, past and present, is known as what?
ROS (review of systems)
A review of systems is an example of which kind of information?
What provides and expansion of the CC?
T/F: Insurance data is NOT apart of subjective/ objective/ or health hx?
What must the patient sign for their physician to obtain medical records from a past physician?
Release of Information
What type of questions should the MA ask the patient that require a more extensive answer?
When charting the patient's CC, requesting details, such as what will help with a more details CC description?
Intensity and Duration
The physician examines the inside of the eye with what?