Busy. Please wait.
or

show password
Forgot Password?

Don't have an account?  Sign up 
or

Username is available taken
show password

why


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
Know
remaining cards
Save
0:01
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:
Retries:
restart all cards




share
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

n121

Skin assessment

QuestionAnswer
Objective data of skin Color, temp, moist/dry, edema, vascular markings - ecchymosis, skin turger, lesions, scalp, hair, nails
Elderly skin definitions - Senile lentigines, keratosis, Acrochordons liver spots, crusty thickened area of skin, skin tags
aging of the eye loss of elasticity, Turned in margins, refractive changes, Presbyopia - farsightedness, Cataract, Macular Degeneration, decreases response to light, distorted depth perception, arcus senilus - yellow opaqueness around iris
physical assessment of eyelids - ptosis , proptosis, edema, nystagmus ptosis - drooping of eyelid, proptosis - inner protrusion of upper eyelid
physical assessment of pupils, cataracts, dilation, constriction, asymmetrical response dilation- mydriosis . constriction - myosis
PERRLA Pupils equal round reactive light accomodation
Eye tests: Snellen, Jaegar or rosenbaum. polychromatic plates, amslet grid Snellen chart - vision tests. Jaeger chart or Rosenbaum:reading. Polychromatic plates: color. Amslet grid - macular problems
Ear subjective data earaches, infections, dicaharge, hearing loss (presbycusis), envirnment noise, tinnitus, vertigo
Ear objective data size and shape, discharge and pain, skin integrity
hearing/sound testing whispered voice test, tuning fork test
Created by: julietitus