NCLEX Review: Rule of Nines
In order to estimate the amount of body space covered by burns, the Rule of Nines is going to be a beneficial tool. The adult human body can be divided into the following areas: head, chest, abdomen, legs, arms, front and back. Each of these areas is broken down into a percentage. After watching this NCLEX exam review video, you will be able to identify these areas and their respective percentages to determine how much of the body is covered with burns. We will also go through examples that will help you as you prepare for the NCLEX test.