Read each critical-thinking item carefully and then select the one best response.
Questions 1-5 are derived from the following scenario:
Kory, a 16-year-old boy, attempted to jump down a flight of stairs on his skateboard but landed facedown on his chest and stomach, where he stayed until found. He was not wearing a helmet, and he hit the pavement with his head. Two bones were protruding from his right ankle.
Q1: Which of the following bones are most likely fractured?
Q2: What part of his spinal column do you want to keep immobilized so as not to move any of its seven vertebrae?
Q3: If Kory were to develop pain in his right upper quadrant, what organ may be causing the pain?
Q4: If Kory were to go into shock from his injuries, what type of shock will he most likely experience?
Q5: Which of the following pulses is located near Kory’s leg injury?
B: Dorsalis pedis
D: Superficial temporal