Busy. Please wait.

show password
Forgot Password?

Don't have an account?  Sign up 

Username is available taken
show password


Make sure to remember your password. If you forget it there is no way for StudyStack to send you a reset link. You would need to create a new account.
We do not share your email address with others. It is only used to allow you to reset your password. For details read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.

Already a StudyStack user? Log In

Reset Password
Enter the associated with your account, and we'll email you a link to reset your password.

Remove ads
Don't know
remaining cards
To flip the current card, click it or press the Spacebar key.  To move the current card to one of the three colored boxes, click on the box.  You may also press the UP ARROW key to move the card to the "Know" box, the DOWN ARROW key to move the card to the "Don't know" box, or the RIGHT ARROW key to move the card to the Remaining box.  You may also click on the card displayed in any of the three boxes to bring that card back to the center.

Pass complete!

"Know" box contains:
Time elapsed:
restart all cards

Embed Code - If you would like this activity on your web page, copy the script below and paste it into your web page.

  Normal Size     Small Size show me how

Bone wit Chapter 5

Bone wit Chapter 5 Naomi Schutte-Smith

Audiometer An instrument used to measure hearing.
Auscultation Listening to the sound made within the body to detect a disease.
Bariatric Branch of machine that deals with treatment and control of obesity and diseases that come with it.
Body mechanics Utilization of the correct muscles to maintain proper balance, posture, and body alignment to accomplish a task safely and efficiently without undue strain on any muscle or joint.
Clinical Diagnosis A tentative diagnosis of a patient's condition obtained through evaluation of health/physical history.
Diagnosis Scientific method of determining and identifying a patients symptoms.
Differential Diagnosis Find out if two or more diseases with similar symptoms.
Inspection Observing a patient to determine disease.
Mensuration Measuring a patient.
Ophthalmoscope Examining of the inside of the eye.
Otoscope Examining internal ear canal and tympanic membrane.
Palpation Felling with the hands to find disease.
Percussion Tapping body to find disease.
Percussion hammer Instrument with rubber head; used to test reflexes
Prognosis Probable course and outcome of a patient's condition and the patient's prospects for recovery.
Speculum An instrument for opening a body orifice or cavity for viewing.
Symptom Any change in the body or its functioning that indicates a disease might be present.