*NURSING > ATI > ATI- Vital Signs Test Questions and Answers Latest 2022(Correct guide) (All)

ATI- Vital Signs Test Questions and Answers Latest 2022(Correct guide)

Document Content and Description Below

1. When auscaltating a pt's apical pulse, you listen until you hear the S1 and S2 heart sounds clearly and regularly. S2 is produced when the: semilunar valve closes 2. When preparing to use a tympan... ic thermometer, what step is most impor- tant for accuracy?>: gently pulling the pinna up and back. 3. When assessing a newly admitted pt, establish an accurate baseline for respirations by...: observing the pt's chest movements while appearing to assess his pulse. 4. What could affect your process of taking v/s?: if the pt is 60 lbs over weight. pt with a stuffy nose pt on digoxin pt with mastectomy 5. When assessing a pt's respirations, it is recommended that the pt: have the head of the bed elevates 45-60 degrees. 6. Where is the PMI aka apical pulse located?: at the 5th intercostal space as the left midclavicular line. 7. The difference between a pt's systolic and diastolic BP is called: the pulse pressure 8. The best way to determine the depth of a pt's respirations is to...: observe the degree of chest-wall movement during inspiration and expiration. 9. When taking an adults rectal temperature: insert the probe about an inch and a half into the pt;s anus. 10. the most important part in measuring the BP accurately is: using a cuff of the appropriate sizw 11. What do you expect with an elevated temperature: elevated pulse 12. Why is it important to hear the 4th korotkoff sound?: the 5th sound might not be audible 13. Which V/s should you attend to first?: RR 30/min 14. When measuring a pt's temo orally, where do you place the probe?: in the posterior lingual pocket lateral to the midline. 15. Antipryetic: reduces fever 16. Apnea: cessation of creating 17. Ausculatory gap: pertaining to the axilla, the cavity beneath the junction of a forelimb and the body, also called the armpit or the underarm [Show More]

Last updated: 1 year ago

Preview 1 out of 3 pages

Add to cart

Instant download


Buy this document to get the full access instantly

Instant Download Access after purchase

Add to cart

Instant download

Also available in bundle (1)

ATI: VITAL SIGNS Bundled Exams with complete solutions; Everything you need is here

ATI fundamentals Vital Signs 2022 Test(Answered) ATI Vital Signs Test 2022(Answered correctly) Vital Signs: ATI Post-Test 2022 with complete solution Vital Signs 2022 Exam Questions with Answ...

By Alphascore 1 year ago



Reviews( 0 )



Add to cart

Instant download

Can't find what you want? Try our AI powered Search



Document information

Connected school, study & course

About the document

Uploaded On

Oct 22, 2022

Number of pages


Written in



Member since 1 year

41 Documents Sold

Additional information

This document has been written for:


Oct 22, 2022





Document Keyword Tags

Recommended For You

Get more on ATI »
What is Browsegrades

In Browsegrades, a student can earn by offering help to other student. Students can help other students with materials by upploading their notes and earn money.

We are here to help

We're available through e-mail, Twitter, Facebook, and live chat.
 Questions? Leave a message!

Follow us on

Copyright © Browsegrades · High quality services·