Health Assessment #3

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  • 1. 
    Define a dermatome
    • A. 

      A group of muscles

    • B. 

      A skin innervated by the sensory fibers of a single nerve root

    • C. 

      A torn ligament

    • D. 

      Something you eat

  • 2. 
    Patient has a basilar skull fracture  Cranial nerve 1  is damaged - how do you test it and what is its function
    • A. 

      Used for vision

    • B. 

      Used for smell and checked by using coffee

    • C. 

      CN1 is not a nerve it is a muscle

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 3. 
    Name the neumonic for the cranial nerves
  • 4. 
    Name the neumonic for the motor and sensory cranial nerves
  • 5. 
    50 year old female hispanic patient arrives at the clinic complaining of pain in her upper right quadrant. Her LDL is 201 and her Trigycerides are 301 What are a few differentials you would implement.
    • A. 

      She needs an ultrasound because we need to rule out gallbladder disease

    • B. 

      Take her back home for rest and fluids

    • C. 

      Give her some medication for pain

  • 6. 
    Patient arrives at the ER and is suspected  with symptoms of meningeal irritation what two tests can you provide as his health care provider
    • A. 

      Sensory ataxia

    • B. 

      Romberg

    • C. 

      Brudinkski Kernig

  • 7. 
    Patient complains that he cannot shrug his shoulders or turn his head which nerve should you check for this
    • A. 

      CN 3

    • B. 

      CN 1

    • C. 

      CN 11

    • D. 

      CN 9

  • 8. 
    Patient arrives to the ER and you notice she has had a stroke. Patient's smile is assymetric with left sided facial droop and she is experiencing expressive aphasia. What area of the brain is affected and what CN nerve needs to be tested?
  • 9. 
    Patient has a closed head injury as he is thrown from his car during an accident . The patient cant remember his 5th birrthday what area of his brain may be damaged.
  • 10. 
    Name 3 nerves asssociated with the cardinal signs
    • A. 

      CN 3, CN 4, CN 6,

    • B. 

      ALL the crania nerves

    • C. 

      CN1, CN 2, CN10

    • D. 

      CN8, CN9, CN5

  • 11. 
    Patient has a GCS of ? He is aphasic, opens his eyes to name only and responds only to painful stimuli What is his GCS score?
  • 12. 
    Name the 4 regions of the brain
    • A. 

      Teeth, eyes, gums and saliva

    • B. 

      Cerebrum, diencephalon, cerebellum, brainstem

    • C. 

      Temporal, occipital, frontal, parietal

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 13. 
    Name the four lobes of the cereburm
    • A. 

      None of the below

    • B. 

      Sensory, motor, both,

    • C. 

      Optic, occulomotor, vagus, spinal accessory

    • D. 

      Frontal, parietal, occipital, temporal

  • 14. 
    Name the structures of the brainstem?
  • 15. 
    Name the test for the cerebellar test that you would do for a patient who is complaining of severe vertigo
    • A. 

      Cerebrum test

    • B. 

      Frontal test

    • C. 

      Romberg test

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 16. 
    List CN nerves 5, 6, 7, 9, 10,
    • A. 

      Vagus, hypoglossal, optic, occulomotor

    • B. 

      Trigeminal, spinal accessory, facial, trochlear

    • C. 

      Trigemina;,abducens, facial, glossopharyngeal, vagus

    • D. 

      Noe of the above

  • 17. 
    Patient states "I don't know whats wrong with my gait but all of sudden it is as if I shuffle what would you assess him for
    • A. 

      Cva

    • B. 

      Multiple sclerosis

    • C. 

      Foot drop

    • D. 

      Parkinson

  • 18. 
    Patient arrives with eye trouble when Sandy looks at her eye she sees a 360 degree of elevated vessels swollen optic nerve like a mushroom - what should Sandy do next and what does she think her diagnosis might be? N visible cup due to the swelling.
    • A. 

      Refer her to Pearle vision glaucoma

    • B. 

      Go to the hospital retina blindness

    • C. 

      Refer her to a opthamologist papiilledma

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 19. 
    Any cup size greater than              you want to refer to a ophthalmologist for -------------
  • 20. 
    How do you do the Bruckner red reflex test and what is the expected normal findings? What is an abnormal finding?
  • 21. 
    Give me a few differentials for cervical lymphadenopathy
    • A. 

      Mono

    • B. 

      Strep

    • C. 

      Cat Scratch

    • D. 

      ALL of the above

  • 22. 
    List the lymph nodes in order - bonus question
  • 23. 
    Now the 9 pals of a lump
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