History Taking (Powerpoint) - 30 Mins - EMT-b

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Which are keys to history taking?
    • A. 

      Trust

    • B. 

      Right Questions

    • C. 

      Interpreting the responses

    • D. 

      Knowing what to do next

    • E. 

      All the above

  • 2. 
    Which are ways to establish your patient relationship?
    • A. 

      Introduce yourself – Handshake

    • B. 

      Determine patient’s desired name

    • C. 

      Avoid disrespectful terms and voice tone

    • D. 

      All the above

    • E. 

      A and C

  • 3. 
    Which are some elements of the Comprehensive History?
    • A. 

      Prearrival, Caller Info, Family History & Systems Review

    • B. 

      First Impression, the Environment

    • C. 

      Identifying Data, Chief Complaint(s), Current Health Status & Medical Care

    • D. 

      History of the Present Illness & Significant Past History

    • E. 

      All the above

  • 4. 
    Which are elements of the Comprehensive History (Identifying Data)?
    • A. 

      Name

    • B. 

      Sex & Race

    • C. 

      Age & DOB

    • D. 

      Physician’s Name

    • E. 

      All the above

  • 5. 
    General State of Health per patient, Significant adult or childhood illnesses or injuries, Psychiatric illnesses, Past hospitalizations, surgeries or long-term treatments are elements of ___________________.
  • 6. 
    Diabetes, HTN, Renal Disease, Heart Disease, early AMI, early SCD, Stroke, Asthma, Allergies, Cardiac dysrhythmias, Cancer, Osteoporosis, Mental Illness are elements of ______________________.
  • 7. 
    What is the setting? What is the Patient’s General Appearance? Are there medications or therapies present or in-use? Are medical documents or files available? Are components of ______________________.