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chapter 2 Hw
|If a patient says that their pain has been going on for awhile, what would that pain be labelled?
|Certain diseases, traits, and other symptoms that run in the family are considered what?
|If you go back to check on your patient and the pain seems to be getting worse, what word would you use in their chart?
|When looking at a patient's chart, how can you tell what steps have already been taken? (hint: colors)
|S: subjective (blue) O: objective (red) A: assessment (yellow) P: plan (green)
|what abbreviations would you use when a patient goes through the surgical steps? ( before, during and after)
|pre- op (before surgery) OR (operating room) post-op (after surgery)
|What is the difference between PICU and NICU?
|Pediatric intensive care unit neonatal intensive care unit
|What does is mean if a patient is said to be "afrebile"?
|the patient does not have a fever
|If the pain is localized, what does that mean?
|The pain stays in a certain part of the body
|what 3 terms mean the front?
|Ventral, Antral, Anterior
|What is the difference between plantar and palmar?
|palmar is palm of hand plantar is sole of foot