MA 201 Screening

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MA 201 Screening
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2011-03-20 23:14:58
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Chapter 14 Unit 2
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  1. 12 Examination Positions
    • 1. Anatomical - standing, arms to side, palms forward
    • 2. Horizontal Recumbant / Supine - on back flat
    • 3. Dorsal Recumbant - on back, knees bent
    • 4. Prone - on stomach, head turned to one side
    • 5. Sim's - on stomach, to side, knee bent (sleeping) rectal exam
    • 6. Knee Chest - on knees, face on bed
    • 7. Fowler's - sitting at end of table
    • 8. High Fowler's - sitting, 90deg
    • 9. Lithotomy - pap test, stirrups
    • 10. Trendelenburg - shock, head down, on back, feet up
    • 11. Jacknife - in chair, leaned back
    • 12. Proctological - like knee chest, in special chair
  2. NPO
    • Non-per-os
    • Nothing by mouth
  3. CPE
    Complete Physical Exam
  4. H&P
    History and Physical
  5. PE
    Physical Exam
  6. 6 Techniques Evaluate Patient
    • 1. Inspection - sight
    • 2. Palpation - touch
    • 3. Percussion - tapping
    • 4. Auscultation - listening
    • 5. Mensuration - measure
    • 6. Manipulation - movement of joints
    • 6a. Passive - Dr moves
    • 6b. Active - Patient moves
  7. PERRLA
    • Pupils
    • Equil
    • Round
    • Responds to light
    • Accommedations
  8. TSE
    Testicular self exam
  9. Acute
    Within 72 hours
  10. Chronic
    More than 6 months
  11. Child under 3 Years Old
    • Measure lying down
    • Push gently on knees to straighten
  12. Child Over 3 Years Old
    Can stand and measure as normal

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