By Ehren Myers
A DAVIS S NOTES booklet! The third variation keeps to offer sensible, clinically orientated content material for the supply of secure and powerful well-being care in clinic and residential settings. Its convenient pocket dimension and water resistant pages are nice for college kids and educators at the pass, whereas NCLEX assistance, highlighted all through, make it ideal for these getting ready for the licensure examination. up-to-date with the latest content material, the third version supplies entry to much more of the commonly-used via not often memorized scientific details that nurses and scholars desire.
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Did symptom originate from a sports injury, recent meal, or an unknown origin? • Activity at or before onset of symptom. • Factors that worsen symptom. • Factors that alleviate symptom. ). • Does symptom travel to another part of body? • Determine location (instruct Pt to point with finger). ) • If pain, rate on a scale of 1–10 (see Pain scale). • If dyspnea, is it mild, moderate, or severe? • Determine duration of symptom. • Determine if symptom is constant or intermittent. E. History S A M P L E • Signs and symptoms.
Bright lights, noise, temp. Characteristics of Acute and Chronic Pain Onset Duration ANS response Relevance to healing Analgesics Acute Pain Current. <6 months. ↑ HR, RR, BP, diaphoresis, pupillary dilation, muscle tension. Diminishes as healing occurs. Responsive. 50 Chronic Pain Continuous or intermittent. >6 months. Rarely present. Continues long after healing. Rarely responsive. , cardiac pain often manifests in the arm). Liver Lung and diaphragm Small intestine Heart Kidney Lung and diaphragm Liver Heart Stomach Stomach Pancreas Pancreas Ovary Colon Kidney Appendix Bladder Bladder Nutritional Assessment Demeanor Weight Hair Eyes Lips Tongue Normal Findings Alert and responsive with positive outlook.
Request that Pt stand with feet together, eyes closed for 10 seconds. If Pt becomes unstable, test is positive, indicating proprioceptive or vestibular problem. • Proprioception: While standing, instruct Pt to close eyes and alternate touching index fingers to nose. • Using your finger and a toothpick, instruct Pt to distinguish between sharp and dull sensations. Compare left to right (Pt’s eyes closed). qxd 12/24/09 3:26 PM Page 42 ASSESS Deep Tendon Reflex Grading Scale 0 1+ 2+ 3+ 4+ • Absent • Diminished • Normal • Hyperactive without clonus • Hyperactive with clonus Oculocephalic Reflex (Doll’s Eye Response) Purpose Normal Abnormal • Evaluation of brainstem reflex in unconscious or comatose Pts.
RNotes®: Nurse's Clinical Pocket Guide (3rd Edition) by Ehren Myers