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Prevention of falls algorithm-full quiz

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omfs1skierstudent's version from 2016-02-27 22:28

Section 3 screening questions that start the "Prevention of falls" algorithm

Question Answer
___ or ____ falls in the past ___ months?2 or more, 12
Did patient present with a ____?fall
Any trouble with ____ or _____?balance, gait
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Section

Question Answer
Obtain___ _____ historyrelevant medical
Obtain c_____ evaluation_ognitive
Obtain f_____ evaluationunctional
Perform ________ ______physical examination
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section Determine Fall Risk

Question Answer
get ____ of fallshistory
M_______ historyedication
G___/B_____ evaluationait/alance
______ acuity evaluationVisual
Other______ im______ evaluationsensory:pairment
Evaluate _______le st__gthEvaluate muscle strength
Evaluate h_____ yth_ and _ _teEvaluate heart rhythm and rate
Evaluate for o________sEvaluate for orthostasis
Evaluate _ _ _t/f_ _twearEvaluate feet/footwear.
Evaluate for ______ hazardsEvaluate for environmental hazards
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section 10 Interventions to reduce fall risks

Question Answer
1-Minimiz________Minimize medications
2-Tailor e______e regimenTailor exercise regimen.
3-Treat v_______ i______tTreat vision impairment.
4-Treat other ne_____ic im_____ntTreat other neurologic impairment
5-Manage o____isManage orthostasis.
6-Manage c____ r__t_ and _y__m ab_______iesManage cardiac rate and rhythm abnormalities.
7-Sup____ v____DSupplememt vitamin D
8-Manage _____ and _____wear problemsManage foot and footwear problems.
9-M_d_ _y ho_ _ _nv_ _ _nm_ _tModify home environment.
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10-E_ _ _ _t_: Educate