The secondary survey does NOT include:

 

1) Reduction of dislocated major joints.
  
2) PR examination to check for anal tone, blood and/or ruptured urethra.
  
3) treatment of a tension pneumothorax.
  
4) a systematic head to toe assessment of the patient.
  
5) Observation for lacerations, contusions and bruising all over the body. 
 

 

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