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Medical Surgical Nursing: Chapter 27 - Hematologic and Lymphatic System Function, Assessment, and Therapeutic Measures
What are the components of blood?
Plasma
Red Blood Cells (RBC)
White Blood Cells (WBC)
Plasma... RBC... WBC... Platelets
The liquid portions of the blood made up of 91% H2O and is th…
Mature RBCs are biconcave disks without nuclei; they carry ox…
Mature WBCs are larger than RBCs and have nuclei when mature…
What are the components of blood?
Plasma... RBC... WBC... Platelets
Plasma
The liquid portions of the blood made up of 91% H2O and is th…
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Ch 32 GI Function, Assessment, and Therapeutic Measures
basal cell secretion test
bowel sounds
caput medusa
carcinoembryonic antigen (CEA)
a gastric analysis to measure the amount of gastric acid prod…
gurlgling or clicking sounds heard over abdomen caused by air…
dilated veins around the umbilicus, associated with cirrhosis…
class of antigens normally present in fetal cells, CEA level…
basal cell secretion test
a gastric analysis to measure the amount of gastric acid prod…
bowel sounds
gurlgling or clicking sounds heard over abdomen caused by air…
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Understanding Medical Surgical Nursing - Ch. 21- Cardiovascular System Function, Assessment, and Therapeutic Measures
Epicardium
Myocardium
Pericardium
Serous fluid
Inner membrane on the surface of the heart muscle
Cardiac Muscle
Outer membrane (sac around the heart)
Is between the parietal and visceral layers; prevents frictio…
Epicardium
Inner membrane on the surface of the heart muscle
Myocardium
Cardiac Muscle
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Chapter 18: Immune Function, Assessment, and Therapeutic Measures
active immunity
anaphylactic
antibody
antigen
acquired immunity attributable to the presence of antibodies…
sudden severe allergic reaction to an allergen.
immunoglobulin molecule having a specific amino acid sequence…
protein marker on the surface of cells that identifies the ty…
active immunity
acquired immunity attributable to the presence of antibodies…
anaphylactic
sudden severe allergic reaction to an allergen.
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cardiovascular system function, assessment, and therapeutic measures
artherosclerosis
bruit
claudication
clubbing
term applied to a number of pathological conditions in which…
a humming heard when ascultating a blood vessel that is cause…
severe pain in the calf muscle from inadequate blood supply
a condition in which the ends of the fingers and toes appear…
artherosclerosis
term applied to a number of pathological conditions in which…
bruit
a humming heard when ascultating a blood vessel that is cause…
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Neurologic System Function, Assessment, & Therapeutic Measures
central nervous system(CNS)
peripheral nervous system(PNS)
nerve tissue
cell body
consists of the brain & spinal cord
includes the nerves of the autonomic nervous system
consists of neurons & specialized supporting cells called neu…
contains the nucleus & is essential for the continues life of…
central nervous system(CNS)
consists of the brain & spinal cord
peripheral nervous system(PNS)
includes the nerves of the autonomic nervous system
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Chapter 47-Neurologic function/assessment/therapeutic measures
somatic vs visceral sensory neurons
sensory neurons (afferent)... interneuro…
neurotransmistters
Cerebullum vs cerebrum
somatic: skeletal muscles/joints... visceral: internal organs
detect touch/pressure/heat/cold/chemicals ... found only in CNS…
are the chemicals which allow the transmission of signals fro…
Cerebullum: coordination, direction, posture, balance... Cerebr…
somatic vs visceral sensory neurons
somatic: skeletal muscles/joints... visceral: internal organs
sensory neurons (afferent)... interneuro…
detect touch/pressure/heat/cold/chemicals ... found only in CNS…
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Chapter 47: Neuro system function, assessment, & therapeutic measures
anisocoria
aphasia
cerebrovascular
contractures
inequality of pupil sizes.
difficulty or loss of speech.
pertains to the blood vessels of the cerebrum or brain.
abnormal accumulation of fibrosis connective tissue in the sk…
anisocoria
inequality of pupil sizes.
aphasia
difficulty or loss of speech.
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Neurologic System Function, Assessment, and Therapeutic Measures
aniscoria
aphasia
cerebrovascular
contractures
inequality in size of the pupils of the eyes
defect or loss of the power of expression by speech, writing,…
pertaining to the blood vessels of the cerebrum or brain
abnormal accumulation of fibrosis connective tissue in skin,…
aniscoria
inequality in size of the pupils of the eyes
aphasia
defect or loss of the power of expression by speech, writing,…
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cardiovascular system function, assessment, and therapeutic measures
artherosclerosis
bruit
claudication
clubbing
term applied to a number of pathological conditions in which…
a humming heard when ascultating a blood vessel that is cause…
severe pain in the calf muscle from inadequate blood supply
a condition in which the ends of the fingers and toes appear…
artherosclerosis
term applied to a number of pathological conditions in which…
bruit
a humming heard when ascultating a blood vessel that is cause…
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Immune System Function , Assessment, and Therapeutic Measures
What are three types of lymphocytes?
What areas of the body are Lymph nodes…
What are the main differences in T cel…
Define Cytolysis :
NK cells (unspecialized), T cells, Bcells
Axillary , Cervical, and Inguinal
When activated during an immune response ,T cells perform dir…
cell lysis ; the destruction of cells by rupture or disintegr…
What are three types of lymphocytes?
NK cells (unspecialized), T cells, Bcells
What areas of the body are Lymph nodes…
Axillary , Cervical, and Inguinal
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Immune System Function, Assessment and Therapeutic Measures
antigen
NK, T and B cells
NK
T
chemical marker which serve as chemical markers of the specif…
name the 3 types of lymphocytes
nonspecific lymphocyte which destroys foreign material or com…
lymphocytes which reaches maturity in the thymus. then the ma…
antigen
chemical marker which serve as chemical markers of the specif…
NK, T and B cells
name the 3 types of lymphocytes
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Chapter 21 Cardiovascular System Function, Assessment, and Therapeutic Measures
What is the pacemaker of the heart?
What happens if the pacemaker of the h…
In the brain, the -------receives sens…
if you have a problem with the SA node…
SA node. The __________ is the sinoatrial (SA) that is locate…
The next node is initiated. This is the artroventricular (AV)…
the medulla oblongata
dysrhythmia
What is the pacemaker of the heart?
SA node. The __________ is the sinoatrial (SA) that is locate…
What happens if the pacemaker of the h…
The next node is initiated. This is the artroventricular (AV)…
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Chap 36 Urinary System, Function, Assessment, and Therapeutic Measures
urinary system
kidneys functions
purpose & process of urine formation
renal artery is a branch of _______; r…
- 2 kidneys (form urine)... - 2 ureters (eliminates urine)... - uri…
- regulation of blood volume, composition & pressure (water)…
removal of potentially toxic waste products from the blood; m…
abdominal aorta; inferior vena cava
urinary system
- 2 kidneys (form urine)... - 2 ureters (eliminates urine)... - uri…
kidneys functions
- regulation of blood volume, composition & pressure (water)…
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ch 32. GI, Hepatobiliary, and Pancreatic Systems Function, Assessment, and Therapeutic Measures
This sphincter acts as a trap door, ke…
Liver Functions
Salivary glands releases this enzyme t…
Converts emulsified fats to fatty acid…
Lower Esophageal sphincter
converts carbs into sugars... regulates amino acids... regulates fa…
Amylase
Lipase
This sphincter acts as a trap door, ke…
Lower Esophageal sphincter
Liver Functions
converts carbs into sugars... regulates amino acids... regulates fa…
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Chap 36 Urinary System, Function, Assessment, and Therapeutic Measures
urinary system
kidneys functions
purpose & process of urine formation
renal artery is a branch of _______; r…
- 2 kidneys (form urine)... - 2 ureters (eliminates urine)... - uri…
- regulation of blood volume, composition & pressure (water)…
removal of potentially toxic waste products from the blood; m…
abdominal aorta; inferior vena cava
urinary system
- 2 kidneys (form urine)... - 2 ureters (eliminates urine)... - uri…
kidneys functions
- regulation of blood volume, composition & pressure (water)…
Chapter 53 Integumentary System Function, Assessment, and Therapeutic Measures
Vocabulary
Alopecia- hair loss
Terminal hair is the hair on the scalp…
Erythema- Redness of the skin.
...
When assessing the general integrity and cleanliness you will…
Scalp hair can normally be thick, think, coarse, smooth, shin…
Redness of the skin. When assessing the color of skin, note a…
Vocabulary
...
Alopecia- hair loss
When assessing the general integrity and cleanliness you will…
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Ch 47 neurologic system function, assessment, and therapeutic measures
1. Olafactiry
2. Optic
3.oculomotor
4. Trochlear
Sense if smell
Sense of sight- acuity and field of vision... Pupil reactivity t…
Movement of eyeball... Constriction of pupil for bright light or…
Movement of eyeball... Turns eye downward and laterally
1. Olafactiry
Sense if smell
2. Optic
Sense of sight- acuity and field of vision... Pupil reactivity t…
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Ch 51 Sensory System Function, Assessment, and Therapeutic Measures: Vision and Hearing
accomodation
arcus senilus
cochlear implant
consensual response
a reflex action of the eye for focusing
a benign white or gray opaque ring in the corneal margin of t…
a device consisting of a microphone, signal processor, extern…
reaction of both pupils when one eye is exposed to greater in…
accomodation
a reflex action of the eye for focusing
arcus senilus
a benign white or gray opaque ring in the corneal margin of t…
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Chapter 21 - Cardiovascular System Function, Assessment, and Therapeutic Measures
Cardiac Output
Cardiac Output
Stroke Volume
Starling's Law of the Heart
amount of blood ejected from the left ventricle in one minute
stroke volume x heart rate =
amount of blood ejected by a ventricle in one contraction and…
During exercise, venous return increases and stretches the ve…
Cardiac Output
amount of blood ejected from the left ventricle in one minute
Cardiac Output
stroke volume x heart rate =
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Chapter 18 Immune System Function, Assessment, and Therapeutic Measures
active immunity
anaphylactic
antibody
antigen
acquired immunity, attributable to the presence of antibodies…
systemic reaction that produces life-threatening changes in t…
an immunoglobin molecule having a specific amino acid sequenc…
a protein marker on the surface of cells that identifies the…
active immunity
acquired immunity, attributable to the presence of antibodies…
anaphylactic
systemic reaction that produces life-threatening changes in t…
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Ch. 36 urinary system function,assessment and therapeutic measures
Hematuria
Cystoscopy
Pyelogram
Functions of the kidneys
Blood in the urine
A diagnostic procedure using an instrument via the urethra to…
A diagnostic procedure involving x-ray of the kidneys; may be…
Formation of urine... Excretion or conservation of water... Electro…
Hematuria
Blood in the urine
Cystoscopy
A diagnostic procedure using an instrument via the urethra to…
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Chapter 29 respiratory system function, assessment, and therapeutic measures
The respiratory system
Alveoli of the lungs
Cardiovascular system and the respirat…
Nose and nasal cavities
Is basically a tract, divided into upper and lower respirator…
The site of gas exchange between the air in the blood of pulm…
Supplies the body with oxygen and eliminates carbon dioxide.
Mostly made of bone and cartilage covered with muscle and epi…
The respiratory system
Is basically a tract, divided into upper and lower respirator…
Alveoli of the lungs
The site of gas exchange between the air in the blood of pulm…
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Chapter 21 Cardiovascular System Function, Assessment, and Therapeutic Measures
atherosclerosis
bruit
claudication
dysrhythmias
a form of arteriosclerosis characterized by accumulation of p…
a humming heard when auscultating a blood vessel that is caus…
severe pain in the calf muscle from inadequate blood supply.
abnormal, disordered, or disturbed cardiac rhythm.
atherosclerosis
a form of arteriosclerosis characterized by accumulation of p…
bruit
a humming heard when auscultating a blood vessel that is caus…
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Chap 29 Respiratory System Function, Assessment, and Therapeutic Measures
adventitious
apnea
crepitus
cyanosis
Abnormal or extra; often refers to extra breath sounds, such…
Temporary absence of breathing.
Crepitation
Slightly bluish, grayish, or dark purple discoloration of the…
adventitious
Abnormal or extra; often refers to extra breath sounds, such…
apnea
Temporary absence of breathing.
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Chapter 21: Cardiovascular System Function, Assessment, and Therapeutic Measures
Septum
Papillary muscle
Chordate tendiease
Semilunar valves
Separates the chambers of the heart
Contracts letting the blood flow throw
Close shut during contration to prevent back flow
Pulmonic and aortic valves
Septum
Separates the chambers of the heart
Papillary muscle
Contracts letting the blood flow throw
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Chapter 18 Immune system function, assessment, and therapeutic measures
__________ is defined as the ability t…
Immunity is typically the body's respo…
Where are lymph nodes concentrated?
These are chemical markers that identi…
Immunity
bacteria, viruses, fungi
cervical, axillary, and inguinal areas
antigens
__________ is defined as the ability t…
Immunity
Immunity is typically the body's respo…
bacteria, viruses, fungi
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Chapter 21 Cardiovascular System Function, Assessment, and Therapeutic Measures
atherosclerosis
bruit
claudication
dysrhythmias
a form of arteriosclerosis characterized by accumulation of p…
a humming heard when auscultating a blood vessel that is caus…
severe pain in the calf muscle from inadequate blood supply.
abnormal, disordered, or disturbed cardiac rhythm.
atherosclerosis
a form of arteriosclerosis characterized by accumulation of p…
bruit
a humming heard when auscultating a blood vessel that is caus…
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CH 47 Neurologic System Function, Assessment & Therapeutic Measures PTEC 2012
Voluntary movement
Dendrite/cell body/axon/??
Medulla
Ventral Root
What is the purpose & function of the frontal lobe of the bra…
Describe an impulse as it passes through the various parts of…
What part of the brain regulates heart rate & blood pressure?
Motor neurons compose which spinal nerve root?
Voluntary movement
What is the purpose & function of the frontal lobe of the bra…
Dendrite/cell body/axon/??
Describe an impulse as it passes through the various parts of…
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Chapter 29: Respiratory System Function, Assessment, and Therapeutic Measures
right lung has
left lung has
the right lung handles 55% of
respiratory acidosis caused from
3 lobes
2 lobes
gas exchange
hypoventilation
right lung has
3 lobes
left lung has
2 lobes
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chapter 29 respiratory system function, assessment, & therapeutic measures
eupnea
hyperventilation
tachypnea
bradypnea
normal respiratory rate & rhythm
deeper respirations, normal rate
increased respiratory rate
slow but regular respirations
eupnea
normal respiratory rate & rhythm
hyperventilation
deeper respirations, normal rate
43 terms
Chapter 32 GI system assessment, function, and therapeutic measures
TRUE OR FALSE ... No digestion takes plac…
What are the four regions of the stoma…
Gastric juice begins secretion at the…
What are some functions of the liver?
TRUE
Cardia, fundus, body, and pylorus
parasympathetic
carb metabolism, amino acid metabolism, lipid metabolism, syn…
TRUE OR FALSE ... No digestion takes plac…
TRUE
What are the four regions of the stoma…
Cardia, fundus, body, and pylorus
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ch 29 respiratory system function, assessment, and therapeutic measures
a patient with a low oxygen saturation…
what may develop if air leaks into tis…
a _____ may be necessary to reduce dis…
the patient with air trapping may deve…
dyspnea
crepitus
thoracentesis
barrel
a patient with a low oxygen saturation…
dyspnea
what may develop if air leaks into tis…
crepitus
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ch 29 respiratory system function, assessment, and therapeutic measures
a patient with a low oxygen saturation…
what may develop if air leaks into tis…
a _____ may be necessary to reduce dis…
the patient with air trapping may deve…
dyspnea
crepitus
thoracentesis
barrel
a patient with a low oxygen saturation…
dyspnea
what may develop if air leaks into tis…
crepitus
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Chap. 32 Gastrointestinal, Hepatobiliary, and Pancreatic Systems Function, Assessment, and Therapeutic Measures
basal cell secretion test
bowel sounds
caput medusae
carcinoembryonic antigen (CEA)
Part of a gastric analysis; measures the amount of gastric ac…
Gurgling and clicking sounds heard over the abdomen caused by…
Dilated veins around the umbilicus, associated with cirrhosis…
Dilated veins around the umbilicus, associated with cirrhosis…
basal cell secretion test
Part of a gastric analysis; measures the amount of gastric ac…
bowel sounds
Gurgling and clicking sounds heard over the abdomen caused by…
Chapter 53: Integumentary system function, assessment and therapeutic measures
macule
papule
nodule
vesicle
a discolored, flat spot that is less than 1 cm in diameter
solid raised lesion that is less than 1 cm in diameter
solid elevated lesion that is larger and deeper than a papule
small, blisterlike raised area of the skin that contains sero…
macule
a discolored, flat spot that is less than 1 cm in diameter
papule
solid raised lesion that is less than 1 cm in diameter
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CH 47 Neurologic System Function, Assessment & Therapeutic Measures PTEC 2012
Voluntary movement
Dendrite/cell body/axon/??
Medulla
Ventral Root
What is the purpose & function of the frontal lobe of the bra…
Describe an impulse as it passes through the various parts of…
What part of the brain regulates heart rate & blood pressure?
Motor neurons compose which spinal nerve root?
Voluntary movement
What is the purpose & function of the frontal lobe of the bra…
Dendrite/cell body/axon/??
Describe an impulse as it passes through the various parts of…
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Chapter 29 Respiratory system function, assessment, and therapeutic measures
adventitious
apena
crepitus
cyanosis
abnormal extra sounds in the lungs
absence of respirations
aka subcutaneous emphysema. feels like Rice Krispies under th…
bluish color on skin
adventitious
abnormal extra sounds in the lungs
apena
absence of respirations
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Neurologic System Function, Assessment, and Therapeutic Measures chapter 47
anisocoria
aphasia
cerebrovascular
contractures
...
...
...
...
anisocoria
...
aphasia
...
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Chap. 32 Gastrointestinal, Hepatobiliary, and Pancreatic Systems Function, Assessment, and Therapeutic Measures
basal cell secretion test
bowel sounds
caput medusae
carcinoembryonic antigen
Part of a gastric analysis; measures the amount of gastric ac…
Gurgling and clicking sounds heard over the abdomen caused by…
Dilated veins around the umbilicus, associated with cirrhosis…
Blood test to detect protein that is usually found in fetal g…
basal cell secretion test
Part of a gastric analysis; measures the amount of gastric ac…
bowel sounds
Gurgling and clicking sounds heard over the abdomen caused by…
62 terms
Chapter 29: Respiratory System Function, Assessment, and Therapeutic Measures
right lung has
left lung has
the right lung handles 55% of
respiratory acidosis caused from
3 lobes
2 lobes
gas exchange
hypoventilation
right lung has
3 lobes
left lung has
2 lobes
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Chap.36 Urinary System, Function, Assessment, and Therapeutic Measures
cystoscopy
dysuria
hematuria
incontinence
visual examination of the urinary bladder
painful urination
blood in the urine
involuntary urination or defecation
cystoscopy
visual examination of the urinary bladder
dysuria
painful urination
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Chapter 29 respiratory system function, assessment, and therapeutic measures**
The respiratory system
Alveoli of the lungs
Cardiovascular system and the respirat…
Nose and nasal cavities
Is basically a tract, divided into upper and lower respirator…
The site of gas exchange between the air in the blood of pulm…
Supplies the body with oxygen and eliminates carbon dioxide.
Mostly made of bone and cartilage covered with muscle and epi…
The respiratory system
Is basically a tract, divided into upper and lower respirator…
Alveoli of the lungs
The site of gas exchange between the air in the blood of pulm…
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Key terms Chapter 29 Respiratory System Function, Assessment, and Therapeutic Measures
Adventitious
Apnea
Crepitus
Cyanosis
Abnormal breath sounds
Temporary absence of breathing
A crackling sound such as that heard in the chest with pneumo…
Slightly blue color due to decreased oxyhemoglobin
Adventitious
Abnormal breath sounds
Apnea
Temporary absence of breathing
25 terms
Chap.36 Urinary System, Function, Assessment, and Therapeutic Measures
cystoscopy
dysuria
hematuria
incontinence
visual examination of the urinary bladder
painful urination
blood in the urine
involuntary urination or defecation
cystoscopy
visual examination of the urinary bladder
dysuria
painful urination
54 terms
Ch. 18 - Immune System Function, Assessment, and Therapeutic Measures
__________ is defined as the ability t…
Immunity is typically the body's respo…
Where are lymph nodes concentrated?
These are chemical markers that identi…
Immunity
bacteria, viruses, fungi
cervical, axillary, and inguinal areas
antigens
__________ is defined as the ability t…
Immunity
Immunity is typically the body's respo…
bacteria, viruses, fungi
64 terms
PTEC CH 29 Respiratory Sys Function, Assessment & Therapeutic Measures 2012
Air Trapping from obstructive disorder…
Patient shows they can adminster the p…
Place pressure on site for 5 min to pr…
Hyperventilation
A barrel-shaped chest is associated with air trapping that sh…
A Patient is being taught to admin nebulized mist treatments…
After drawing arterial blood gases from a patient, what actio…
Increased ventilation that results in a lowered CO2 level?
Air Trapping from obstructive disorder…
A barrel-shaped chest is associated with air trapping that sh…
Patient shows they can adminster the p…
A Patient is being taught to admin nebulized mist treatments…
Chapter 18 Immune system function, assessment, and therapeutic measures
__________ is defined as the ability t…
Immunity is typically the body's respo…
Where are lymph nodes concentrated?
These are chemical markers that identi…
Immunity
bacteria, viruses, fungi
cervical, axillary, and inguinal areas
antigens
__________ is defined as the ability t…
Immunity
Immunity is typically the body's respo…
bacteria, viruses, fungi
11 terms
Ch. 29 respiratory system function assessment and therapeutic measures
Adventitious
Apnea
Crepitus
Cyanosis
Abnormal lung sounds
Temporary absence of breathing
A crackling sound
Bluish color
Adventitious
Abnormal lung sounds
Apnea
Temporary absence of breathing
11 terms
Chapter 18 Immune System Function, Assessment, and Therapeutic Measures
active immunity
anaphylactic
antibody
antigen
acquired immunity, attributable to the presence of antibodies…
systemic reaction that produces life-threatening changes in t…
an immunoglobin molecule having a specific amino acid sequenc…
a protein marker on the surface of cells that identifies the…
active immunity
acquired immunity, attributable to the presence of antibodies…
anaphylactic
systemic reaction that produces life-threatening changes in t…
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