Abdomen and neurological system

Assignment Details

The scope of this assignment is to manner the skills you own scholarly and teach your force to assess the abdomen and neuroargumentative order. For this assignment you achieve demand to videotape yourself examining the abdomen on a offer of your choosing. This should use you between 30-45 minutes. When you are done you achieve muniment your findings. You achieve demand to surrender twain your video and your munimentation. Below are the required pieces in your impost. 


  • Inspect the peel and outline of the abdomen
  • Observe for peristalsis and pulsations
  • Auscultate the abdomen
  • Auscultate for bruits balance the aorta, renal arteries, iliac arteries and femoral arteries
  • Percuss the abdomen
  • Palpate the abdomen (unthoughtful then thick)
  • Assess for peritoneal inflammation
    • Rebound tenderness
    • Murphy’s sign
    • Rovsing’s sign
    • Psoas sign
    • Obturator sign
    • Cutaneous hyperesthesia
  • Percuss liver
  • Palpate liver
  • Percuss spleen
  • Palpate spleen
  • Palpate bilateral kidneys
    • Assess for CVA tenderness
  • Palpate width of the aorta 

Nervous order

  • Assess invisible status
  • Cranial nerves 1-12
  • Motor order: muscle entirety, loudness ability, coordination, degree and stance
  • Sensory order: pain/temp, bill, unthoughtful affect, discrimination
  • Deep tendon reflexes 

Next, you achieve demand to muniment your findings. 

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