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Primary Care Art and Science of Advanced Practice Nursing - Test Bank, Chapter 26. Temporomandibular Disorders

Primary Care Art and Science of Advanced Practice Nursing - Test Bank, Chapter 26. Temporomandibular Disorders Primary Care Art and Science of Advanced Practice Nursing - Test Bank, Chapter 26. Temporomandibular Disorders 1. The articulation of the mandible and the temporal bone is known as the: a. Intervertebral foramen. b. Condyle of the mandible. c. Temporomandibular joint. d. Zygomatic arch of the temporal bone. 2. To palpate the temporomandibular joint, the nurses fingers should be placed in the depression of the ear. a. Distal to the helix b. Proximal to the helix c. Anterior to the tragus d. Posterior to the tragus 3. Bones classified as irregular would include: a. skull bones. b. the mandible. c. wrist bones. d. the femur. 4. The articulation of the mandible and the temporal bone is known as the: a. Intervertebral foramen. b. Condyle of the mandible. c. Temporomandibular joint. d. Zygomatic arch of the temporal bone. 5. To palpate the temporomandibular joint, the nurses fingers should be placed in the depression of the ear. a. Distal to the helix b. Proximal to the helix c. Anterior to the tragus d. Posterior to the tragus 56 A patient states, Whenever I open my mouth real wide, I feel this popping sensation in front of my ears. To further examine this, the nurse would: a. Place the stethoscope over the temporomandibular joint, and listen for bruits. b. Place the hands over his ears, and ask him to open his mouth really wide. c. Place one hand on his forehead and the other on his jaw, and ask him to try to open his mouth. d. Place a finger on his temporomandibular joint, and ask him to open and close his mouth.

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