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Neurology, Ophthalmology & Otology | Medicine (MD/DO) School Study Aid


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7 Picmonics to Learn | 17 mins
Lumbar Puncture
Indications
CSF Sample
CSF Pressure
Considerations
Empty Bladder
Side-lying Position
Between 3rd and 4th Lumbar Vertebrae
Number Tubes
Supine Position After Procedure
Contraindications
Increased ICP (Intracranial Pressure)
Infection at Puncture Site
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2 mins
Neurovascular Assessment 6 P's
Pain
Paresthesia
Pulse
Pallor
Pressure
Paralysis
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1 min
Cognitive Abilities Assessment
Mental Status Examination (MSE)
Collecting/Organizing Objective Information
Cognitive assessment tests
Mini-Mental State Examination (MMSE)
Montreal Cognitive Assessment Test (MoCA)
Mini-Cog
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3 mins
Eye Assessment
Inspect External Structures
Eye and Eyebrow Symmetry
Eyeball Alignment
Inspect Eyeball Structures
Examine Cornea and Lens for Cloudiness
Iris and Pupil Shape and Size
Pupillary Light Reflex and Accommodation
P.E.R.R.L.A
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2 mins
Reflexes Assessment
Grading
Hyperactive
Hypoactive
Deep Tendon Reflexes (DTRs)
Biceps
Triceps
Brachioradialis
Patellar (Quadriceps)
Achilles Tendon
Cutaneous (Superficial) Reflexes
Plantar Reflex (Babinski Sign)
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3 mins
Ear Assessment
EXTERNAL EAR
Inspect Position and Symmetry
Inspect for Lesions, Drainage, Nodules or Redness
Inspect Opening of Ear Canal
OTOSCOPIC EXAMINATION
Insert Speculum
Position Scope
View Structures
Light Reflect
HEARING ACUITY TESTS
Whisper Test
Weber’s Test
Rinne Test
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4 mins
Cerebellar Assessment
Coordination
Observe Rapid Alternating Movements (RAM)
Touch Thumb to Each Finger
Finger-Nose-Finger Test
Heel-to-Shin Test
Observe Gait
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2 mins

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