Several heart sounds can be heard by auscultation. S1, the first heart sound, is
heard as ______________________________________________.
The second heart sound, S2, is ____________ and has a ____________________
________________________________________ should be performed before
percussion and palpation because intestinal activity and bowel sounds may be
altered by the motion of percussion and palpation.
To assess fine motor coordination, you should have the patient pick up __________
Documentation of the physical assessment should be done in an
_______________________ fashion according to ________________________.
The nursing history and assessment should be completed within _______ hours of
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