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Final exam

Terms

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mensuration
the process of measuring
objective
objective clinical evidence(what can be seen)
hypotension
abnormally low blood pressure
assesment
assesment or diagnosis
hypertension
elevated blood pressure
dyspnea
difficult of labored breathing
subjective
subjective impression(patient feelings)
rales
an unusual sound heard in the brochi on examination of respiration
Soap
subjective,objective,assesment,plan
diastole
the relaxation phase of the heart beat, bottom number
manipulation
the passive movement of a joint to determine the flexion and extension
cheyne stokes
a breathing patern characterized by alternating periods of apnea and hyperventilation
systole
the contraction phase of the heart, the top number
auscultation
the process of listening to sounds with in the body
percussion
tapping the body lightley but sharpley to determine the position and size
palpation
the technique of examination using the fingers or hands
triage
a system of sorting and identifying the severties of injuries
Plan
plan for further studies

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