What is ambulatory?
able to walk
What is empathy?
recognition of and entering into the feelings of another person
What is immobilization?
act of rendering immovable
What is a restraint?
hinderance of an action (movement)
What is rapport?
Relation of harmony and accord between two persons
What are some types of immobilization devices?
positioning sponges, velcro straps, sandbags, head clamps, cervical collar
Which immobilization devices are best for spinal injuries?
cervical collar, back board
What immobilization devices can be used for extremity trauma?
inflation or traction splints, antishock garment
What immobilization devices can be used for pediatrics?
mummification, parents, pigg-o-stat, velcro restraint board, plexiglass paddle, velcro straps, stockinette
What is the greatest fear of geriatric patients?
fear of falling