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Question When to ask the ROS?

I am told by the intructor of this CS review course to ask Review of System in the end of History taking encounter. I asked couple of physicians and they all had different answers.

Does it really matter when I ask it.
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The two standard approaches are
1) Right after the HPI
2) At the end of history taking

Which one is better?
It doesn't matter, both are correct.

I personally prefer at the end of history.

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ros,, do we need o do that,,i mean why not only ask pertinent positive and pertinent negative,,isn't that enough because of time limitations the review of systems would talk a lot of time
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Yes; you only ask the relevant positive and negatives in the ROS, you don't need all of it.

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Thank you step taker..
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