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PC Assessment Pack


You have located a tunnel in the wound bed. To document the location, you would use: o'clock orientation
things you would ask in a pain assessment How have you been since your last rx? Where is the pain? Is it 0-10? Is it dull or stabbing? How is it over 24 hrs? What makes it feel better or worse?
You can use girth measurements to indicate mm hypertrophy/atrophy, swelling, weight loss
the pt's eyes are closed. You bend his/her elbow to 60 degrees and hold it. Then you ask the pt to put the other elbow into the same position. This is testing: proprioception, position sense
Your pt is very sleepy. This could be a sign of impaired: arousal
which pulse would you palpate to check the circulation of the foot? pedal
what test would you use to check for DVT's? Homan's sign
T or F The biceps mm is spastic. The biceps reflex response will be greater than normal. true
T or F Your pt's blood pressure is 80/48 mmHg, you CANNOT proceed with rx. true
T or F A RR of 8 is considered to be bradypnea true
Created by: jessigirrl4



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