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    Question 1:

    Can I cound these towards other system besides "constitutional", such as NAD towards psy - "mood & effect"?

    Constitutional: Awake, alert, NAD

    Does obesity fall into this category too? Can I count "Awake, alert, NAD as 2 bullets?

    Question 2:

    Can I count "organomegally" towards "liver/spleen" in the GI systems or does it have to say "heaptosplenomegally"?

    Gastrointestinal: soft, no masses, no organomegally Can I count this as 2 bullets?

    Question 3:

    Is the below system counted as two bulletes; Palpation & Auscultation?

    Cardio: RRR & MRG's

    Last edited by rmickalich; 08-27-2010 at 07:37 AM.

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