Health Assesment

SKIN, NAILS, AND HAIR

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Structure

Skin structure
(Weber&Kelley, 2012)

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Structure

Nail structure
(Weber&Kelley, 2012)

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Structure Hair structure Ratna (Nana) .

Skin is the largest single organ Skin is the bravest single organ.. SKIN Skin is the heaviest single organ.....????? Ratna (Nana) .

SKIN FUNCTION Protection Prevent penetration Perception Temperature regulation Identification Ratna (Nana) .

SKIN FUNCTION Communication Wound repair Absorption and excretion Production of vitamin D Ratna (Nana) .

Special Occasion Infants and children Pregnant woman Aging people Ratna (Nana) .

burning. tingling or creeping Ratna (Nana) . Subjective data Interviewer must ask: When first learned of the skin problem (duration and intensity) Have there any previous Are there other symptoms Where is the place first exposed How rash or lesion is visible when it appeared for the first time Where and how fast the spreading Is there an itching.

Is any of your family members are experiencing skin problems Is there a problem arise after certain foods What medication do you take What do you do for a living if there is hair loss whether there are changes in the nails how do you take care of the skin. nails and hair Ratna (Nana) .

Or.. 2012 Ratna (Nana) .... Weber & Kelley..

Self Preparation . EXAMINATION PREPARATION .Environment Preparation .Equipment Preparation Ratna (Nana) .Patient Preparation .

2012) Ratna (Nana) . OBJECTIVE DATA Equipment and supplies • Examination light • Penlight • Mirror for client’s self-examination of skin • Magnifying glass • Centimeter ruler • Gloves • Wood’s light • Examination gown or drape (Weber&Kelley.

KEY ASSESSMENT POINTS • Inspect skin color. temperature. 2012) Ratna (Nana) . loss or unusual growth • Note nailbed condition and capillary refill (Weber&Kelley. texture • Check skin integrity • Be alert for skin lesions • Evaluate hair condition. moisture.

exudate) Hair distribution Nails shape and countour Ratna (Nana) . size. elevations pattern. INSPECTION Colour Pigmentation Vascularity or bruising Lesions (colour. location. shape.

PALPATION Temperature (use your dorsa) Moisture Texture Thickness Edema Turgor Nails Consistency Capillary refill Ratna (Nana) .

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buttocks. lower legs Ratna (Nana) . start with forearm 2. SELF SKIN EXAMNINATION Mirror. examine entire front body at mirror 4. bend arms at elbow 3. face mirror. examine back area. thighs. examine left side and right side of body 5. huge mirror that can examine your whole body 1.

SELF SKIN EXAMNINATION 6. use hand-heeld mirror and examine upper back body 7. use hand-held mirror and hair dryer to examine the scalps 8. Ratna (Nana) . examine inside of legs. and use hand-held mirror to examine soles of feet. sit on chair.

PRACTICE SELF SKIN EXANMINATION Ratna (Nana) .

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