EMT/MFR Patient Assessment Medical by BruceVincent1

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									FOCUSED HISTORY &
  PHYSICAL EXAM
     MEDICAL




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               E 3-4 V1
  MEDICAL ASSESSMENT
Start with ABC’s
Determine level of consciousness
    ASSESS HISTORY OF
     PRESENT ILLNESS
Assess complaints and signs or
    symptoms
         O-P-Q-R-S-T
         SAMPLE history
         Rapid assessment
         Baseline vital signs
          O-P-Q-R-S-T
Onset
Provocation
Quality
Radiation
Severity
Time
          O-P-Q-R-S-T
O-Onset
    When & how did symptoms begin?
P-Provokes
    What provoked it?
    What makes symptoms worse?
           O-P-Q-R-S-T
Q-Quality
    Have patient describe the pain
    Do not lead the patient
R-Region/radiation
    Where is the pain?
    Does it rad
								
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