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tela subcutánea =

a loose fibrous envelope beneath the skin that contains blood, vessels, nerves, fat

2

laceration =

torn or mangled wound

3

benign =

not malignant, not recurrent, favorable for recovery

4

excise =

cut off

5

incise =

cut into

6

ligate =

tie off

7

sound =

to probe deep with a blunt instrument

8

debride =

clean away damaged or necrotic tissue

9

antiseptic =

substance that will inhibit the growth and development of microorganisms without necessarily destroying them

10

anesthetic (local)

an agent whose primary affect is to bring about a temporary loss of localized sensory nerve function

11

which lab tests should be completed before a minor surgery?

--clotting time
--CBC
--UA
--prothrombin time

12

minor surgery per ORS 684.014 means the use of electrical or other means for the surgical repair and care incident thereto of...

--superficial lacerations
--benign superficial lesion
--superficial abrasion

13

which of the following statements regarding patient selection are accurate?

--anxiety = #1 complication
--15-65 yrs are best for surgery
--ask about systemic disease or co-morbid (diabetes, anemia. asthma) possible referral

14

inaccurate statement about chiros in oregon

THESE ARE FALSE:
--allowed to remove known/suspected malignancies
--only 12 hours of CE related to minor surgery annually

15

accurate statement about chiros in oregon

THERE ARE TRUE:
--chiros must receive certification of special competency in minor surgery & proctology from the OBCE
--min of 25 practical case experiences + 36 hours of grad/ post grad work

16

which of the following is NOT typically included in the PE of a minor surgery patient?

--abdominal exam
**SHOULD HAVE:
vitals
DTR
ophthalmic exam
dermal inspection