Flashcards in General Diagnosis (Irene Gold) Part II and III Deck (901)
What are the five components of a health history?
Past Health History
Personal and Social History
Review of Systems (ROS)
What six things need to be asked to the patient when asking about Present Illness?
Quality of Pain
What is indicated if there is a sudden onset of pain?
If pain has an insidious onset, what is the likely cause?
If nothing makes that pain better or worse, what does the patient possible have?
How are you able to tell if a patient is having a neuromuscular skeletal problem?
The patient is able to find relief from pain in a certain position
If a patient complains of no localization of pain, where is the pain very likely from?
Originating from an organ
If pain is stated to be a "throbbing pain", what does it indicate?
What is a descriptive word to describe a pain in the muscle?
If the patient describes the pain as "Burning" what is the likely cause of the pain?
What kind of pain is described for a dissecting aneurism?
What questions need to be asked to the patient about past health history? (7 Things)
What five questions that need to be known from family history?
What questions/categories do you need to ask about pertaining to the social/personal history of a patient? (8 Topics)
Alcohol, Tobacco, and Drug use
What is the questionnaire to help determine if someone may be an alcoholic?
What are the four parts of the CAGE Questionnaire?
C- Cutting Down (Have you ever felt the need to cut down on your drinking?)
A- Annoyed by others criticisms (Have you ever felt annoyed by criticism of your drinking?)
G- Guilty Feeling (Have you ever felt guilty about your drinking?)
E- Eye openers (Have you ever felt that you needed a drink to start your day?)
What is the normal oral temperature?
What is the normal Rectal and Tympanic temperature?
What is the normal Axilla temperature?
What is considered normal range for body temperature?
96-99.5 F (35-37.5 C)
What is the normal pulse rate of an Adult?
What is the normal pulse rate for a Newborn?
What is the normal pulse rate for a person of older age?
What is the normal Respiration Rate of an Adult?
What is the normal Respiration Rate of a Newborn?
What is the normal Blood Pressure in an Adult?
Do blood pressure values increase or decrease in elderly people?
What blood pressure would indicate Hypertension?
What blood pressure would indicate Hypotension?