Nursing Assessment Mnemonics

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I use this first box to remind me of the things I need to do first! W – WASH HANDS I – ID pt, Introduce self, IV checks, I/O G – Gloves ------------------------------------------------- S – Skin Turgor ------------------------------------------------- ------------------------------------------------- Mobility (BEAMR) ------------------------------------------------- ------------------------------------------------- B – balance ------------------------------------------------- E – extraneous movements ------------------------------------------------- A –Assistive devices ------------------------------------------------- M – Movement (where how) ------------------------------------------------- R – response ------------------------------------------------- ------------------------------------------------- ------------------------------------------------- Fluid Man. ------------------------------------------------- ------------------------------------------------- I O____ ------------------------------------------------- IV urine ------------------------------------------------- Flush emesis ------------------------------------------------- Oral BM ------------------------------------------------- ------------------------------------------------- ------------------------------------------------- ------------------------------------------------- Resp Asses ------------------------------------------------- ------------------------------------------------- U/L lobes bilat Breath Sounds ------------------------------------------------- Breathing pattern ------------------------------------------------- ------------------------------------------------- ------------------------------------------------- Resp Man. (AIR) -------------------------------------------------
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