Stage 2 - Taking A History (abdo Pain)

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Jim's father suffered with depression.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 2. 
    Jim's Past Medical History (PMH) includes heart disease, high blood pressure and diabetes.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 3. 
    Jim is a non-smoker
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 4. 
    Jim takes 'Diclofenac' tablets, which are anti-inflammatory painkillers. How long has he been taking them?
    • A. 

      For about 6 years

    • B. 

      For about 5 months

    • C. 

      For about 5 years

    • D. 

      For about 6 months

  • 5. 
    Jim drinks too much alcohol.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 6. 
    Jim's marital status is:
    • A. 

      Single

    • B. 

      Divorced

    • C. 

      Married

    • D. 

      Widowed

  • 7. 
    Which of the following are included in a patient's Social History (SH)?:
    • A. 

      Marital Status

    • B. 

      Alcohol intake

    • C. 

      Smoking

    • D. 

      Current medication

    • E. 

      Occupation

    • F. 

      Allergies

  • 8. 
    A patient's history of surgery (operations) is included in which of the following:
    • A. 

      Drug History (DH)

    • B. 

      Social History (SH)

    • C. 

      Past Medical History (PMH)

    • D. 

      Family History (FH)

    • E. 

      History of the Presenting Complaint (HPC)

    • F. 

      Presenting Complaint (PC)

  • 9. 
    After taking a history the next stage of the clinical process is:
    • A. 

      Investigations (X-rays, scans, blood tests etc)

    • B. 

      Follow-up (review the patient after treatment)

    • C. 

      Physical Examination (inspection, palpation, auscultation, percussion)