Cranial Nerve V
Cranial Nerve V
Please assess the student examining cranial nerve V.
Student's Email:

GENERAL - Observe the student doing the following:

Washes hands
       
Introduces self and exam to patient
               
Appropriate draping of patient

The patient's face should be visible

               

INSPECTION - The student should comment on the following:

Jaw deviation

Observe for deviation when the patient is speaking

               

SPECIAL TESTS - Observe the student performing the following manoeuvers:

Sensory

Includes light touch, pain, temperature across V1, V2, & V3

               
Muscles of mastication power

Temporalis, masster, medial and lateral pterygoids

               
Jaw jerk reflex
               
Corneal reflex

Afferent limb of reflex