Flashcards in Chapter 1 & 3- Evidence Based Assessment & The Interview Deck (22)
Assessment phase includes what things??
Subjective data + Objective data + patient's record, and laboratory studies from the database
Subjective = "________" ?
Objective = "_________" ?
Subjective Data definition?
Patient's statements, concerns, & sensations
- Ex: pain
* Whatever our patient's tell us*
Objective Data definition?
Observable or Measurable by you
- Ex: Vital signs
Change in skin color
Looks more fatigued than usual
Steps of the Nursing Process?
- Outcome identification
Four types of Health Assessment?
- Complete health assessment
- Episodic or problem-centered assessment
- Follow-up assessment
- Emergency assessment
What is an example of a Episodic or problem-centered assessment?
What is an example of a Follow-up assessment?
Giving someone an Analgesic for pain and then going back to check
The collection of data about a person's health
The ___________ is the best chance to gain an understanding of the patient's beliefs, concerns, and perception of their individual health state?
The Interview allows for what?
Allows for compilation of subjective data and initial awareness of objective data
During The Interview the health care provider establishes what with the patient?
Establishes trust and builds rapport
How should you start a conversation with a patient?
With Open-Ended Questions or Statements
Ex: - How are you doing today?
- Is there anything I can get you?
In what types of situations should Open-Ended Questions or Statements be used?
- To begin interview
- To introduce a new section of questions
- Whenever the patient introduces a new topic
Closed or Direct questions Elicit what?
- Short one or two word answers
- A yes or no answer
- A forced choice
Closed or Direct Questions ask for what?
In what situations would you use closed or direct questions?
- To fill in details person may have left out
- When you require multiple pieces of information
- To move the interview along
Types of Communication Techniques?
What Communication Techniques are patient driven?
What Communication Techniques are Nurse driven?