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Parent Joint Immobilization

FOOTHILL COLLEGE

Joint Immobilization

Candidate Name: _________________________________________ Date: ______________________

Examiner Name and Signature: _________________________________________________________

Time Started: __________ Time Ended: __________ Points: _____/10 PASS/FAIL (Circle One)

Points Possible Points Awarded
Student directs patient or assistant to manual stabilize the extremity 1
Exposes injured extremity 1
Removes jewelry from injured extremity if present 1
Student assesses distal motor, sensory, and circulatory functions in the injured extremity 1
EXAMINER STATES: Motor, sensory, and circulatory functions are intact
Selects proper splinting material 1
Immobilizes the site of the injury 1
Immobilizes the bone above the injury site 1
Immobilizes the bone below the injury site 1
Secures the entire injured extremity 1
Reassesses distal motor, sensory, and circulatory functions in the injured extremity 1
EXAMINER STATES: Motor, sensory, and circulatory functions are intact

                                          Points Possible: 10 Total Points Awarded_______________

Critical Criteria

●      Did not immediately stabilize extremity manually

●      Grossly moves the injured extremity

●      Did not immobilize the bone above and below the injury site

●      Did not reassess distal motor, sensory, and circulatory functions in the injured extremity before and after splinting


Notes: ____________________________________________________________________________________________

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Authors Catherine Mohr
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Created November 29, 2021 by Catherine Mohr
Modified March 1, 2023 by Felipe Schenone
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