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Scribeamerica Training Basics

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1. 0 (absent reflex) - 1+ (trace; seen only w/ reinforcement) - 2+ (normal) - 3+ (brisk) - 4+ (nonsustained clonus) - 5+ (sustained clonus)

2. Peptic ulcer disease

3. Bipolar disorder

4. Anti-coagulant

5. Medical collateral ligament

6. Approximated

7. Pain control/sedation

8. An EKG interval; abnormality may be described as 'Q's noted in _ lead'

9. Intolerance to light

10. Excessive bend in upper posterior curve of spine

11. Total hip replacement

12. Nitroglycerin

13. Partially or completely without sensation - with or without loss of consciousness

14. Relating to the ear or hearing

15. Left upper quadrant of abdomen

16. Under the chin

17. Excessive thirst

18. Date of birth

19. The presence of diverticula in the colon due to weakness of muscle layers in the colon wall

20. Intensive care unit

21. Substance easily excreted by the kidneys

22. Cartilaginous projection anterior to the exterior meatus of the ear

23. Arrangement - kind - and number of teeth present

24. Pelvic inflammatory disease

25. Urine in the blood

26. Repositioning of a dislocated joint

27. Advanced cardiac life support

28. A procedure in which medications or electric shock is used to restore a normal heart rhythm

29. Antibiotic

30. Bacterial or viral infection of the membranes surrounding the brain and spinal cord

31. Nostrils

32. Coronary artery bypass graft

33. Total knee replacement

34. Increasing ('straightening out') the angle of a joint

35. Basic metabolic panel (part of the CMP); includes Na - Cl - K - CO2 - BUN - Creatine - Glucose; a measure of the body's electrolytes; often used to r/o hypoglycemia - dehydration - and electrolyte imbalances

36. Trans-urethral resection of prostate; a surgical operation on the prostate

37. An EKG interval; abnormality may be described as a shortened or prolonged QT interval

38. Upper - nearer to head

39. Pregnant

40. Medical resonance imaging

41. Symptoms

42. Atrial fibrillation

43. Tenderness

44. Sound due to inflammation of lung lining

45. Having peace of mind

46. Bruising; a discolored area of the skin due to bleeding underneath

47. Erythrocyte sedimentation rate (Westergren 'sed rate'); often ordered for people experiencing unexplained fevers - inflammatory diseases like arthritis - or other vague symptoms

48. Normal saline

49. Level or loss of consciousness

50. After coughing