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11 termscreated on January 17, 2017
Pharmacology
Chemotherapeutics
Hormone therapy agents
Biological agents (immunotherapy agents)
Anesthetics
Destroy metabolically active cells
prevent the growth, spread and recurrence of certain glandula…
Boost the immune response against cancer cells by triggering…
Inhibit Pain
Chemotherapeutics
Destroy metabolically active cells
Hormone therapy agents
prevent the growth, spread and recurrence of certain glandula…
99 termscreated on January 17, 2017
Medical Terminology - C
calc/o
calcane/o
-calculia
calcul/o
calcium
calcaneous (heelbone)
condition of ability to do math; to calculate
stone, calculus
calc/o
calcium
calcane/o
calcaneous (heelbone)
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Respiratory
Expiration
Expiratory reserve volume (ERV)
External respiration
Forces expiratory volune in one second
The process by which air is expelled from the lungs
The additional amount pf air that can be exhaled pr forced fr…
The process by which gas exchange occurs between the alveoli…
The amount of air that a person can expure in one second
Expiration
The process by which air is expelled from the lungs
Expiratory reserve volume (ERV)
The additional amount pf air that can be exhaled pr forced fr…
41 termscreated on January 17, 2017
P1C2 abbreviation
bacti
B&B
BBB
B&C
Bacteriology
Bowel and bladder training
bundle branch block
Biopsy and conization
bacti
Bacteriology
B&B
Bowel and bladder training
18 termscreated on January 17, 2017
Toxic Chemicals
lead
mercury
asbestos
polychlorinated biphenyls
A highly toxic metal that can damage the nervous system, bloo…
A toxic metal that can damage the brain, kidneys, liver and i…
A fibrous mineral known to cause fibrosis and scarring in the…
PCB's Group of toxic chemicals used extensively in insulators…
lead
A highly toxic metal that can damage the nervous system, bloo…
mercury
A toxic metal that can damage the brain, kidneys, liver and i…
49 termscreated on January 17, 2017
Ch 55 Oncology II: Common Cancer Types & Treatment
A 62 year old patient with lymphoma an…
Which of the following agents is not a…
Which of the following is the appropri…
A female patient is receiving capecita…
C... 1,515 mg... Using the BSA of 2.02, the dose of cyclophosphami…
B... Fluorouracil... Fluorouracil is an anti-metabolite agent. pag…
B... Vinblastine: myelosuppression... Vinblastine is myelosuppress…
B... 1.63... The Mosteller Formula = BSA (m^2)= SQR RT ([Height(cm…
A 62 year old patient with lymphoma an…
C... 1,515 mg... Using the BSA of 2.02, the dose of cyclophosphami…
Which of the following agents is not a…
B... Fluorouracil... Fluorouracil is an anti-metabolite agent. pag…
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Mitosis and Cancer
When is mitosis a bad thing?
What is cancer?
What is a mutation?
What are some causes of mutations?
When cells reproduce and they are not needed
A condition when cells reproduce uncontrollably and keep maki…
Damaged DNA that causes the cells to stop listening to correc…
UV radiation, cigarette smoke, chemical exposure, radiation e…
When is mitosis a bad thing?
When cells reproduce and they are not needed
What is cancer?
A condition when cells reproduce uncontrollably and keep maki…
22 termscreated on January 17, 2017
bio test on cell cycle
chromatin
chromosome
sister chromatids
centromere
substance found in eukaryotic chromosomes and consists of DNA
thread like structure of DNA ... Eukaryotes; in nucleus... Prokaryo…
identical... same versions of genes
two sister chromatids attach in middle of chromosome
chromatin
substance found in eukaryotic chromosomes and consists of DNA
chromosome
thread like structure of DNA ... Eukaryotes; in nucleus... Prokaryo…
17 termscreated on January 17, 2017
Abreviations
Ant
AP
CAT or CT scan
Inf
Anterior
Anteroposterior
Computed Axial Tomography Scan
Inferior
Ant
Anterior
AP
Anteroposterior
9 terms
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ATI Immune System
carcinomas are made up of what tissue
sarcomas are made up of what tissue
leukemias are made up of what tissue
lymphomas are made up of what tissue
epithelial tissue including skin and mucus membranes lining t…
connective tissue including muscle, bone, and cartilage
bone marrow / blood-forming tissue
lymph tissue
carcinomas are made up of what tissue
epithelial tissue including skin and mucus membranes lining t…
sarcomas are made up of what tissue
connective tissue including muscle, bone, and cartilage
14 termscreated on January 17, 2017
Health Test Chapter 1
Lifestyle diseases
Infectious diseases
Polio, tuberculosis, pneumonia, influe…
Risk factor
Diseases caused partly by unhealthy behaviors and partly by o…
Diseases caused by pathogens, such as bacteria?
Examples of infectious diseases include:(4)
Anything that increases the likelihood of injury, disease, or…
Lifestyle diseases
Diseases caused partly by unhealthy behaviors and partly by o…
Infectious diseases
Diseases caused by pathogens, such as bacteria?
14 termscreated on January 17, 2017
Cancer fractures
What are common symptoms and what norm…
Types of malignancies include
Treatments for cancers
Primary bone tumors
Pain and swelling are common symptoms, it is often the fact t…
Osteosarcoma... (Most common bone cancer)... Ewing's tumor... (Occurs…
Excision of the tumor... Chemotherapy... Radiation
Originate from body tissue
What are common symptoms and what norm…
Pain and swelling are common symptoms, it is often the fact t…
Types of malignancies include
Osteosarcoma... (Most common bone cancer)... Ewing's tumor... (Occurs…
24 termscreated on January 17, 2017
Ch.1 combining forms
Aden/o
Carving/o
Cardi/o
Chem/o
Gland
Cancer
Heart
Chemical
Aden/o
Gland
Carving/o
Cancer
43 termscreated on January 17, 2017
biology
metaphase
interphase
phases that make up interphase
anaphase
chromosomes meet in middles
resting phase
G1, S, G2, M
centromeres split and chromatids separate to chromosomes
metaphase
chromosomes meet in middles
interphase
resting phase
38 termscreated on January 17, 2017
Human Disease Semester one exam
adipose tumor
cyst
leukemia
What is the leading cause of cancer?
lipoma
teratoma
leukopenia
Lung cancer due to cigarette smoking
adipose tumor
lipoma
cyst
teratoma
15 terms
created on January 17, 2017
Geriatrics Clerkship - Lecture 1 - Aging Demographics Questions
The rectangularization of the populati…
The fastest growing age group consists…
_____ has the longest life expectancy,…
Older men are more likely than older w…
E. All of the above
C. 100's
D. Japan; Zimbabwe
A. Be married
The rectangularization of the populati…
E. All of the above
The fastest growing age group consists…
C. 100's
24 termscreated on January 17, 2017
Social Studies Vocab - Chapter 11
tropical zone
convection
prevailing winds
El Nino
the area between the equator of the tropic on Cancer and betw…
the movement, or transfer, of heat through a gas or liquid
winds that usually blow in a certain direction
a warm ocean current that flows off the west coast of South A…
tropical zone
the area between the equator of the tropic on Cancer and betw…
convection
the movement, or transfer, of heat through a gas or liquid
28 termscreated on January 17, 2017
Bio Chapter 10 Vocab
Cell division
Asexual reproduction
Sexual reproduction
Chromosomes
The process by which a cell divides into two new daughter cells
Process of reproduction involving a single parent that result…
Type of reproduction in which cells from two parents unite to…
Packages of DNA
Cell division
The process by which a cell divides into two new daughter cells
Asexual reproduction
Process of reproduction involving a single parent that result…
15 termscreated on January 17, 2017
Unit 4 weather
Main things that influence the weather…
Climate
Weather
Global geography
The 23.5 tilt of the earth, atmosphere, land forms and water…
Is the set of environmental conditions averaged over many years
Is the set of environmental conditions encountered from day t…
Longitude and latitude
Main things that influence the weather…
The 23.5 tilt of the earth, atmosphere, land forms and water…
Climate
Is the set of environmental conditions averaged over many years
76 termscreated on January 17, 2017
Med. terminology quiz 1
Aden/o
Arthr/o
Bi/o
Carcin/o
Gland
Joint
Life
Cancerous , cancer
Aden/o
Gland
Arthr/o
Joint
13 termscreated on January 17, 2017
Lesson 4: Infection Control, continued
Acquired immune deficiency syndrome (A…
Clostridium difficile
Disposable
Disinfect
A disease of the human immune system caused by human immunode…
Bacteria which causes severe watery diarrhea and other intest…
A product designed for short-term use with most products only…
To decrease spread of pathogens and disease by destroying pat…
Acquired immune deficiency syndrome (A…
A disease of the human immune system caused by human immunode…
Clostridium difficile
Bacteria which causes severe watery diarrhea and other intest…
28 termscreated on January 17, 2017
Health Key Terms Unit 4?
Alcohol Dehyoganase
Alveoli
Angina
Atherosclerosis
Enzyme in liver responsible for alcohol metabolism
structures at the ends of the bronchioles that inflate with a…
...
buildup of firm fatty deposits along inner lining of arteries
Alcohol Dehyoganase
Enzyme in liver responsible for alcohol metabolism
Alveoli
structures at the ends of the bronchioles that inflate with a…
21 termscreated on January 17, 2017
Seel_Thao Cell Cycle/ Mitosis Study Aids
Mitosis
Prophase
Metaphase
Anaphase
The process of dividing the DNA
The 1st phase of mitosis, the nuclear membrane starts to diss…
2nd phase of mitosis, sister chromatids line up in the middle…
Spindle fibers from the centrioles pull apart the sister chro…
Mitosis
The process of dividing the DNA
Prophase
The 1st phase of mitosis, the nuclear membrane starts to diss…
8 termscreated on January 17, 2017
Human Disease Semester one exam
adipose tumor
cyst
leukemia
What is the leading cause of cancer?
lipoma
teratoma
leukopenia
Lung cancer due to cigarette smoking
adipose tumor
lipoma
cyst
teratoma
63 termscreated on January 17, 2017
Radioactivity
Radioactivity
Radiation
Radioisotope
Transmutation
the spontaneous emission of a stream of particles or electrom…
energy that is radiated or transmitted in the form of rays or…
Isotope with an unstable nucleus that becomes more stable by…
(physics) the change of one chemical element into another (as…
Radioactivity
the spontaneous emission of a stream of particles or electrom…
Radiation
energy that is radiated or transmitted in the form of rays or…
151 termscreated on January 17, 2017
Health FINAL
stress
stress response
general adaptation syndrome (GAS)
fight-or-flight response
the physical and emotional states experienced as a result of…
the physiological reactions that occur in the body when a str…
the body's physiological response to continuous stress; it in…
the response of the nervous and endocrine systems to supply t…
stress
the physical and emotional states experienced as a result of…
stress response
the physiological reactions that occur in the body when a str…
7 termscreated on January 17, 2017
NCLEX Remediation Week 2
Some side effects of taking estrogen
What is the estrogen medication used for
Side effects of ferrous sulfate
nursing considerations for ferrous sul…
Nausea... Gynecomastia... Contact lens intolerance --> may cause dr…
tx of menopausal symptoms and some cancers... prevention of oste…
nausea... constipation... black stools
calcium decreases iron absorption so DONT give this with milk…
Some side effects of taking estrogen
Nausea... Gynecomastia... Contact lens intolerance --> may cause dr…
What is the estrogen medication used for
tx of menopausal symptoms and some cancers... prevention of oste…
33 termscreated on January 17, 2017
Human Health
Immune System
Antigen
Antibodies
Pathogens
bodys defense against disease
foreign proteins. attacked by antibodies.
proteins produced by immune system. ( b cells) 3rd line of de…
disease causing microorganism (bacteria, virus, fungus)
Immune System
bodys defense against disease
Antigen
foreign proteins. attacked by antibodies.
20 termscreated on January 17, 2017
Vocal Quiz 6,7,8 1/17/17
Elucidate
Imminent
Antipathy
Amoral
V. to make clear ... s- explain; clarify ... a- obscure
Adj. likely to happen; threatening ... s- impending; approaching…
N. an intense dislike ... s- aversion... a- affinity
Adj. lacking a sense of right and wrong ... s- corrupt; evil... a-…
Elucidate
V. to make clear ... s- explain; clarify ... a- obscure
Imminent
Adj. likely to happen; threatening ... s- impending; approaching…
6 termscreated on January 17, 2017
Endocrine 3 (Generic/Indication)
Testosterone gel (topical)
Alendronate
Ibandronate
Raloxifine
Hypogonadism
Osteoporosis
Osteoporosis
Osteoporosis, breast cancer prevention
Testosterone gel (topical)
Hypogonadism
Alendronate
Osteoporosis
15 termscreated on January 17, 2017
Vocab 8
Deride
Censure
Gambol
Immolate
To ridicule mock
To criticize sharply
To frolic romp around playfully
To kill someone as a sacrificial victim by fire
Deride
To ridicule mock
Censure
To criticize sharply
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Bio
What limits the size of cells ?
3 reason cells divide
Smaller cells have a greater _______ _…
What are 3 characteristics of an inter…
Nucleus load & rates of diffusion & surface area
• growth ... • repair ... • reproduction
Surface area
•when cell doing what designed to do. ... •growth & normal activ…
What limits the size of cells ?
Nucleus load & rates of diffusion & surface area
3 reason cells divide
• growth ... • repair ... • reproduction
16 termscreated on January 17, 2017
Biology Quiz 5.2 & 5.3
Chromosome
Histones
Chromatins
Chromatid
is one long continuous thread of DNA that consists of numerou…
Each of your chromosomes is associated with a group of protei…
The loose combination of DNA and proteins.
One half do a duplicate chromosome.
Chromosome
is one long continuous thread of DNA that consists of numerou…
Histones
Each of your chromosomes is associated with a group of protei…
26 termscreated on January 17, 2017
Cancer NOT DONE
Cancer
Tumors or Neoplasms
Benign Tumor
Malignant Tumors
Uncontrolled growth of abnormal cells.
Results from uncontrollable growth... Benign/Malignant
Slow-growing, the localized tumor that will not invade surrou…
Life-threatening, rapidly growing tumors that invade nearby t…
Cancer
Uncontrolled growth of abnormal cells.
Tumors or Neoplasms
Results from uncontrollable growth... Benign/Malignant
47 termscreated on January 17, 2017
Brunner & Suddarth's Medical Surgical Nursing Ch 22
The most common cause of laryngitis is…
Medication therapy for allergic and no…
_______ remain the most common treatme…
Rhinosinusitis is classified by durati…
Viral... Hoarseness ... Aphonia... Severe cough
Symptom relief
Antihistamines
Acute ... Subacute ... Chronic
The most common cause of laryngitis is…
Viral... Hoarseness ... Aphonia... Severe cough
Medication therapy for allergic and no…
Symptom relief
50 termscreated on January 17, 2017
Verbs, Adjectives,
-Dynia
-ecta, ectasis
-edem-
-ethes/oa
Pain
to dilate
to swell
to feel (physical)
-Dynia
Pain
-ecta, ectasis
to dilate
36 termscreated on January 17, 2017
health final
stomach effects by alcohol
blood vessel effects by alcohol
brain effects by alcohol
kidney effects by alcohol
upset, gas, vomiting, ulcers
dialation, false warmth
slows down reaction time, judgement
hangover, dehydration
stomach effects by alcohol
upset, gas, vomiting, ulcers
blood vessel effects by alcohol
dialation, false warmth
313 termscreated on January 17, 2017
Health Science I- Final Exam
a lymphatic structure located in the u…
the tiny oval shaped lymph structures…
the largest lymphatic structure is the:
the lymphatic structures that closely…
Spleen
lymph nodes
spleen
lymph vessels
a lymphatic structure located in the u…
Spleen
the tiny oval shaped lymph structures…
lymph nodes
63 termscreated on January 17, 2017
Health Chapter 13
Over 4,000
Nicotine
Addictive
Tar
# of Chemicals Estimated to be in Tobacco
Addictive Drug Found in Tobacco Leaves and All Tobacco Products
Capable of Causing User to Develop Intense Cravings
Thick, Oily Dark Liquid That Forms When Tobacco Burns
Over 4,000
# of Chemicals Estimated to be in Tobacco
Nicotine
Addictive Drug Found in Tobacco Leaves and All Tobacco Products
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Cell Division
When during the cell cycle is a cell's…
During Interphase a cell grows, duplic…
What doesn't growth of cell cause
Interphase consists of
S phase
copies DNA
excess oxygen
G1, S, and G2
When during the cell cycle is a cell's…
S phase
During Interphase a cell grows, duplic…
copies DNA
22 termscreated on January 17, 2017
Female reproductive guided notes
The reproductive cells in females are…
What are the functions of the female r…
Reproductive glands of the female in w…
Sex hormone, that activates certain ph…
Ova
To produce sex hormones.... To produce eggs.... To provide a nouris…
Ovaries
Estrogen
The reproductive cells in females are…
Ova
What are the functions of the female r…
To produce sex hormones.... To produce eggs.... To provide a nouris…
18 termscreated on January 17, 2017
Brunner & Suddarth's Medical Surgical Nursing Ch 45
Cystitis... Prostatitis... Urethritis
Pyelonephritis: acute and chronic... Inte…
UTI
Inability to empty bladder completely…
3 Lower UTIs
3 Upper UTIs
presence of microorganisms in urinary tract leading to inflam…
7 risk factors for UTIs
Cystitis... Prostatitis... Urethritis
3 Lower UTIs
Pyelonephritis: acute and chronic... Inte…
3 Upper UTIs
39 termscreated on January 17, 2017
Chapter 5 Pathological Conditions
Acne vulgaris
Albinism
First degree (superficial) burns
Second degree (partial-thickness) burns
A common inflammatory disorder seen on the face, chest, back,…
A condition characterized by absence of pigment in the skin,…
1. Produce redness and swelling of the epidermis; 2. Painful;…
1. Exhibit a blistering pink to red color and some swelling;…
Acne vulgaris
A common inflammatory disorder seen on the face, chest, back,…
Albinism
A condition characterized by absence of pigment in the skin,…
39 termscreated on January 17, 2017
History , unit 7
what is reconstruction?
whats the 10% plan?
what do the Radical Republicans want t…
Who were the leaders of the Radical Re…
a decade or more of rebuilding
a plan that 10% of a states people has to vote to rejoin the…
Punish the South
Leader in House - Thaddeus Stevens ... Leader in Senate - Charle…
what is reconstruction?
a decade or more of rebuilding
whats the 10% plan?
a plan that 10% of a states people has to vote to rejoin the…
39 termscreated on January 17, 2017
History , unit 7
what is reconstruction?
whats the 10% plan?
what do the Radical Republicans want t…
Who were the leaders of the Radical Re…
a decade or more of rebuilding
a plan that 10% of a states people has to vote to rejoin the…
Punish the South
Leader in House - Thaddeus Stevens ... Leader in Senate - Charle…
what is reconstruction?
a decade or more of rebuilding
whats the 10% plan?
a plan that 10% of a states people has to vote to rejoin the…
18 termscreated on January 17, 2017
Brunner & Suddarth's Medical-Surgical Nursing chp 45
Cystitis... Prostatitis... Urethritis
Pyelonephritis: acute and chronic... Inte…
UTI
Inability to empty bladder completely…
3 Lower UTIs
3 Upper UTIs
presence of microorganisms in urinary tract leading to inflam…
7 risk factors for UTIs
Cystitis... Prostatitis... Urethritis
3 Lower UTIs
Pyelonephritis: acute and chronic... Inte…
3 Upper UTIs
43 termscreated on January 17, 2017
Chapter 2 key terms
aids
Allergens
Allergy
Anoxia
...
...
...
...
aids
...
Allergens
...
25 termscreated on January 17, 2017
PSY Chap 1: Pretest
Watson believe that behavior
Freud belived personality was formed
John Watson believed that phobias
The psychological perspective that is…
is learned
in first 6 years of life
are learned through the process of conditioning
Funtionalism
Watson believe that behavior
is learned
Freud belived personality was formed
in first 6 years of life
30 termscreated on January 17, 2017
Brunner & Suddarth's Medical Surgical Nursing chp 44
weight
Hypovolemia... Hypotension... Reduced cardia…
polycystic kidney disease
flank pain... polyuria and nocturia... signs…
Most accurate indicator of fluid loss or gain in an acutely i…
5 causes of acute renal failure
hereditary disease characterized by cyst formation and massiv…
6 clinical manifestations of polycystic kidney disease
weight
Most accurate indicator of fluid loss or gain in an acutely i…
Hypovolemia... Hypotension... Reduced cardia…
5 causes of acute renal failure
40 termscreated on January 17, 2017
Medical Terminology Chapter 1 Combining Form
aden/o
arthr/o
bi/o
carcin/o
gland
joint
life
cancer, cancerous
aden/o
gland
arthr/o
joint
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