HPI

  • [2] [b]HPI:[/b]
    • [1] Characteristics obtain from interview with patient:
      • Quality of symptom:
        • __ 
      • Onset: 
        • __
        • acute, 
        • subacute, 
        • chronic, 
      •   Circumstances at time of onset:
        • __
        • pt unable to recall
      •   Since onset:
        • constant, 
        • intermittent, 
        • resolved, asymptomatic at this time, 
        • improving, 
        • worsening, 
        • __
      • Description of quality of symptom:
        • __
        • painful, 
          • sharp, 
          • dull, 
          • pressure, 
          • burning
          • __
      • Location:
        • __
      • Provocation:
        • none
        • __
      • Alleviation:
        • none, 
        • __
      • Associated symptoms
        • none
        • __
      • History of similar symptom is past
        • never
        • __
      • Outcome of symptom in past
        • __
      • History unfortunately limited
        • secondary
          • to patient’s condition, 
          • to requirement of emergent diagnostics/interventions that take precedence over extensive history, 
          • to patient’s lack of understanding of their medical conditions, 
          • to patient’s lack of cooperative with interview, 
          • to lack of medical records for this patient available in our system,
          • to lack of patient bringing medical information
          • __
    • [2] Pertinent positives: __
    • [2] Pertinent negatives: __
    • [2] __

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