Describe the four physical assessment techniques discussed in the textbook. Why is it important to perform the assessment techniques in order?
Describe the significant characteristics of a general survey. Why is the general survey important?
- Conduct a pain assessment on a family member/friend using one of the pain scales that are discussed in the textbook. Document your findings in a summarized format. (see instructions below).
- You may conduct the pain assessment on a fellow student, friend, or family member. Remember to secure their permission.
- Include both subjective and objective data when performing the pain assessment & don’t forget to ask the “PQRST” questions using the process described in the textbook. TEXTBOOK- JARVIS PHYSICAL EXAMINATION & HEALTH ASSESSMENT.