Abdominal Assessment Swipe In Scan environment & patient. Patient and are is safe. Wash hands & Privacy Patient name & birthday (check bracelet) Interview: Any stomach pain? Any nausea or vomiting? Any constipation or diarrhea? Change in appetite? Any problems urinating such as pain or burning? Inspect: Report Contour is flat, even, and symmetrical. Report No abdominal aorta pulsation visible. Auscultate: Auscultate Bowel sounds starting in RLQ. Report Normoactive sounds heard in all 4 quads. Auscultate Vascular sounds with Bell. Report No Bruits heard. Percuss: Percuss 4 quads starting in RLQ. Report Tympany heard throughout. Dullness over intestines & liver. Percuss for kidney stones (back) Any pain? Palpation: Palpate 4 quads. Any tenderness? Report no tenderness, masses, nor hernias noted. Brown Cow: Any questions? Bed low Bed rails up or down? Call light within reach Open privacy curtain.