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In order to demonstrate your understanding of the content explored in this course, you will write a history and physical paper.

NU304 Health Assessment in Nursing

Week 8 Assignment  

History and Physical Paper


In order to demonstrate your understanding of the content explored in this course, you will write a history and physical paper. Listed below are the specific topics that should be included in your paper. Please review the sample history and physical paper and guide for charting history and physical objective data prior to beginning your assignment.


Reason for Contact: Well Visit


Biographical Data: Name, age, address, next of kin, sex, ethnic group, religious affiliation, language


Social History/Client Profile


Occupation/School/Past travel


Past and present support systems


Adjustment to present living situation (safety issues: smoke detectors, CO detectors, alarm system, safe neighborhood, etc.)


Family relationships


Relationship to staff (if institutionalized)


Describe present living situation (24 hour daily routine)


Daily habits, diet (24 hour food recall), elimination, use of tobacco, ETOH, recreational drugs (if applicable), exercise, hobbies, sleep patterns


Current Health Status: Describe present health status taking into consideration:


Functional capabilities


ADL assessment


Mental functioning


present chronic physical diseases being monitored (if applicable)


Medications (RX, OTC, herbal)




Past Health History


Past medical illnesses


Past surgical procedures/hospitalizations






Family History: Immediate family (grandparents, parents, siblings, children) describe:




Relationship to family


Health status of each


Note familial diseases/Genogram


Review of Systems


General: Body weight, loss or gain, time interval


Skin: Texture of skin, rashes, discolorations, itching, dryness or moisture, sweating, condition of hair and nails


Hematopoietic system: Anemia, transfusions and reactions (include dates), spontaneous bleeding or excessive bleeding after tooth extractions, tonsillectomy or minor surgery, enlarged, tender nodes


Head: Headache, vertigo, trauma


Eyes: Vision, lacrimation, photophobia, itching, pain


Ears: Deafness, pain, discharge, vertigo, tinnitus


Nose and sinuses: Nasal discharge, obstruction, frequent colds, allergies, trauma, sense of smell


Mouth and throat: Pain, bleeding gums, soreness or mouth and tongue, dysphagia, changes in voice, dental hygiene


Neck: Pain, swelling and limitation of motion


Breasts: Lump, pain, discharge


Cardiorespiratory system: Dyspnea, orthopnea, paroxysmal nocturnal dyspnea, edema, cough, sputum, hemoptysis, pain, wheezing, palpitations syncope, cyanosis, hypertension, hoarseness, stridor, intermittent claudication


Gastrointestinal system: Appetite, dysphagia, pyrosis, indigestion, food intolerances, nausea, hematemesis, flatulence, jaundice, abdominal pain or discomfort, change in bowel habits, diarrhea, constipation, melena, character of stools, hemorrhoids


Genitourinary system: frequency, nocturia, urgency, hesistancy, oliguria, hematuria, pyuria, renal colic, dysuria, dark urine, edema, dribbling or incontinence, venereal disease (Male sexual history should be included here – STE)


Menstrual and obstetric: Date of last period, interval, duration, amount, age of menarche, age of menopause, dysmenorrhea, metrorrhagia, vaginal discharge, dyspareunia, number of pregnancies, deliveries and any significant complications (sexual history should be included here – SBE, mammogram)


Nervous system: Convulsions, vertigo, sensory disturbances. pain, paresthesia, paresis, any unusual thoughts, delusions, hallucinations or memory loss, mental health history


Musculoskeletal system: muscular pain, joint pain, swelling or deformity, back trouble


Endocrine system: Excessive thirst, urination or food intake, intolerance to heat or cold, changes in hair pattern, development of unusual patterns of obesity, tremor of hands, etc.


Ask client/patient to describe him/herself in one or two sentences


Objective Information: Chart physical exam findings (vital signs, general, head-to-toe exam)


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