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36 terms
Dental Health/Nursing
Dentist
Dental Hygienist
Dental Laboratory Technicians
Dental Assistants
Doctors who examine teeth and mouth tissues to diagnose and t…
Work under the supervision of dentists... Perform preliminary ex…
Make and repair a variety of dental prostheses
Work under the supervision of dentists... Prepare patients for e…
Dentist
Doctors who examine teeth and mouth tissues to diagnose and t…
Dental Hygienist
Work under the supervision of dentists... Perform preliminary ex…
83 terms
Community Health Nursing
3 shared commonalities
community of solution
common interest
population
geographic, common interest, community of solution
group of people who come together to solve problems that affe…
collection of people with interest or goal that bind them tog…
all the people occupying an area, or all those who share one…
3 shared commonalities
geographic, common interest, community of solution
community of solution
group of people who come together to solve problems that affe…
56 terms
Skin Nursing Health Assessment
Annular
Confluent
Discrete
Grouped
Circular (ringworm)
lesions run
distinct, individual lesions that remain separate
cluster of lesions
Annular
Circular (ringworm)
Confluent
lesions run
25 terms
Nursing and Health Nursing Diagnosis
Nursing Diagnosis
reasoning process
formulation of nursing diagnosis
Nursing deals with
clinical judgement about a individual, family, or community r…
second step of nursing process (assessment) interpret (analyz…
consist of data analysis + problem identification... and are mod…
human response to bio-psycho-social stressors and/or health p…
Nursing Diagnosis
clinical judgement about a individual, family, or community r…
reasoning process
second step of nursing process (assessment) interpret (analyz…
56 terms
Skin Nursing Health Assessment
Annular
Confluent
Discrete
Grouped
Circular (ringworm)
lesions run
distinct, individual lesions that remain separate
cluster of lesions
Annular
Circular (ringworm)
Confluent
lesions run
215 terms
621 - Mental Health and Nursing
Tricyclic
Typical anti-psychotic medication
SSRI
Atypical anti-psychotic medication
A class of antidepressants, act by inhibiting reuptake of nor…
Drugs first developed in the 1950s and used to treat psychosi…
A class of drugs that are typically used as antidepressants i…
A group of anti-psychotic drugs. They cause less extrapyramid…
Tricyclic
A class of antidepressants, act by inhibiting reuptake of nor…
Typical anti-psychotic medication
Drugs first developed in the 1950s and used to treat psychosi…
51 terms
Nursing Health
health (medical)
sociological
how is health defined
dimensions of health
no disease; a state of well being
optimal capacity for social functioning; able to perform task…
in the terms of the individual
physical, social, mental
health (medical)
no disease; a state of well being
sociological
optimal capacity for social functioning; able to perform task…
96 terms
Health Assessment in Nursing
H.I.P.P.A
COLDSPA
ISOBAR
6 F's - Abdomen
History... Inspect... Palpation... Percussion... Ausculation
Character... Onset... Location... Duration... Severity... Pattern... Associated…
Identify... Situation... Observation... Background... Assessment... Recommen…
1. Fat... 2. Faeces... 3. Foetus ... 4. Fibroids ... 5. Fatulence... 6. Fluid
H.I.P.P.A
History... Inspect... Palpation... Percussion... Ausculation
COLDSPA
Character... Onset... Location... Duration... Severity... Pattern... Associated…
53 terms
Fundamentals of Nursing: Health & Wellness
The four overarching goals of Healthy…
Definition of Health
Health Belief Model:
Positive Health Care Behavior:
- Attain *high-quality, longer lives free of preventable dise…
state of complete physical, mental, and social well-being,…
Activities related to maintaining, attaining, or regaining go…
The four overarching goals of Healthy…
- Attain *high-quality, longer lives free of preventable dise…
Definition of Health
state of complete physical, mental, and social well-being,…
38 terms
Community Health Nursing Final
Health Promotion
Role of RN in Health Promotion
Modifiable risks
Non-Modifiable risks
Enabling people to increase control over, and to improve, the…
Prevent epidemics, Protect environment, workplaces, sources o…
Food, activity level, substance abuse, sexual and reproductiv…
Age, Race, Gender, Family History
Health Promotion
Enabling people to increase control over, and to improve, the…
Role of RN in Health Promotion
Prevent epidemics, Protect environment, workplaces, sources o…
14 terms
Communication in mental health nursing
Active listening
Blocking
Circumstantiality
Echolalia
Learned skill that includes giving critical attention to verb…
This occurs when the client unconsciously blocks out informat…
The client cannot be selective about the information that the…
The client will repeat the last word heard
Active listening
Learned skill that includes giving critical attention to verb…
Blocking
This occurs when the client unconsciously blocks out informat…
85 terms
Nursing- Health
An Ex. of commission error is
An Ex. of omission error is
An Ex. of execution error is
Diagnostic error
giving medication a patient is allergic to
forgetting to give the patient medication
not using the correctly sized needles for bigger patients
an error that prolonges the diagnosis process
An Ex. of commission error is
giving medication a patient is allergic to
An Ex. of omission error is
forgetting to give the patient medication
13 terms
Health and nursing
WHO "health"
Len Duhl school of public health "heal…
Shalom
Shalom 2
A state of complete physical, mental, and social wellbeing an…
The ability to command events that affects your life
The human being dwelling at peace in all his or her relations…
Occurs at God's initiative through Christ. Includes physical,…
WHO "health"
A state of complete physical, mental, and social wellbeing an…
Len Duhl school of public health "heal…
The ability to command events that affects your life
41 terms
Nursing and Health
effective leadership principles
brief
huddle
debrief
-creates a climate for teamwork to flourish... -organizes the te…
short meetings to plan and discuss important team info.... -team…
problem solving; used to reinforce plans and ensure that the…
-reflecting back on the events that occurred, what worked and…
effective leadership principles
-creates a climate for teamwork to flourish... -organizes the te…
brief
short meetings to plan and discuss important team info.... -team…
28 terms
Nursing and Health- Nursing Process
during assessment the nurse
an assessment that promotes critical t…
data collection resources
during the nursing interview a nurse s…
interviews and examines the patient, gathers data
purposeful, focused, systematic, comprehensive, accurate
client, family, health team, medical records
establish rapport, listen, ask questions, observe, summarize…
during assessment the nurse
interviews and examines the patient, gathers data
an assessment that promotes critical t…
purposeful, focused, systematic, comprehensive, accurate
66 terms
Global Health and Global Health Nursing
Koffi A. Annan
Lesson 1:
Lesson 2:
Lesson 3:
"Now I want to pass on 5 lessons I have learned during 10 yea…
We are all responsible for each other's security.
We are responsible for each other's welfare.
Both security and prosperity depend on respect for human righ…
Koffi A. Annan
"Now I want to pass on 5 lessons I have learned during 10 yea…
Lesson 1:
We are all responsible for each other's security.
23 terms
Nursing and Health Spiritual Health
Spirituality
Spiritual Well-Being
Faith
Religion
awareness of one's inner self and a sense of connection to a…
an interconnectedness between god or a higher power and other…
firm beliefs despite lack of evidence, enables them to believ…
associated with a specific system of practice associated with…
Spirituality
awareness of one's inner self and a sense of connection to a…
Spiritual Well-Being
an interconnectedness between god or a higher power and other…
25 terms
Nursing and Health- Health Determinates
process of enabling people to increase…
directed towards decreasing the probab…
principles of health promotion
3 levels of disease prevention
health promotion
disease prevention
address in context, holistic approach, long-term perspective,…
primary, secondary, tertiary
process of enabling people to increase…
health promotion
directed towards decreasing the probab…
disease prevention
270 terms
Mental Health Nursing Exam 1
On admission to the mental health unit…
When should the nurse introduce inform…
The nurse is explaining the Bill of Ri…
Which nursing intervention is most imp…
2. Body dysmorphic disorder... This disorder is characterized by…
1. During the orientation phase... Preparation for ending the nu…
2. Right to refuse treatment... 3. Right to a written treatment…
3. Checking that the restraints have been applied correctly... T…
On admission to the mental health unit…
2. Body dysmorphic disorder... This disorder is characterized by…
When should the nurse introduce inform…
1. During the orientation phase... Preparation for ending the nu…
29 terms
Nursing 155: Health Promotion
Health Promotion
Health Protection/ Illness Prevention
Primary Prevention
Secondary Prevention
Not Disease oriented... Motivated by personal approach to wellne…
Illness or injury specific... Motivated by avoidance of illness…
Precedes disease, applied to the general healthy population.…
Early detection, prompt intervention and maintenance.... Ex: Bre…
Health Promotion
Not Disease oriented... Motivated by personal approach to wellne…
Health Protection/ Illness Prevention
Illness or injury specific... Motivated by avoidance of illness…
13 terms
Book 2 Unit 13 - Home health nursing
administrative
advocacy
appointment
bathing
an employee that handles business or organizational matters.
the practice of speaking on behalf of someone else or providi…
an arrangement to meet with a doctor or medical professional…
the act of cleaning oneself.
administrative
an employee that handles business or organizational matters.
advocacy
the practice of speaking on behalf of someone else or providi…
76 terms
Mental Health Nursing Exam #2
mood
Major Depressive Disorder (MDD)
psychotic features
melancholic features
Apervasive and sustained emotion that colours one's perceptio…
One or more depressive episodes... Depressed mood or a loss of…
presence of disorganized thinking, delusions (of guilt or bei…
outdated term that indicates a severe form of endogenous depr…
mood
Apervasive and sustained emotion that colours one's perceptio…
Major Depressive Disorder (MDD)
One or more depressive episodes... Depressed mood or a loss of…
122 terms
Mental Health Nursing
Crisis
crisis, psychiatric illness
resolve the crisis while equipping the…
psychiatric disorder
situation where the person is ill equipped to manage/ cope. i…
a _______ and a _____ _____ have similar symptoms
What is the goal of crisis intervention?
syndrome characterized by disturbance in cognition, emotion,…
Crisis
situation where the person is ill equipped to manage/ cope. i…
crisis, psychiatric illness
a _______ and a _____ _____ have similar symptoms
Skin Nursing Health Assessment
Annular
Confluent
Discrete
Grouped
Circular (ringworm)
lesions run
distinct, individual lesions that remain separate
cluster of lesions
Annular
Circular (ringworm)
Confluent
lesions run
113 terms
Mental Health Nursing-Test #1
What are the main psychotropic drug ca…
formerly known a neuroleptics, these d…
this psychotropic drug category's prim…
these psychotropic drugs have extrapyr…
antipsychotics, antidepresssants, mood stabilizers, anxiolyti…
antipsychotics
antipsychotics
antipysychotics
What are the main psychotropic drug ca…
antipsychotics, antidepresssants, mood stabilizers, anxiolyti…
formerly known a neuroleptics, these d…
antipsychotics
50 terms
Health/Nursing
Abdomen (Abdominal) - adj.)
Active infection
Acute
Adverse reaction (also known as a side…
The area of the body between the chest and pelvis.
An infection in which a disease-causing microorganism is acti…
A sudden and occasionally severe condition.
An undesired action or effect of a drug or other treatment.
Abdomen (Abdominal) - adj.)
The area of the body between the chest and pelvis.
Active infection
An infection in which a disease-causing microorganism is acti…
39 terms
Nursing Vocab - Respiratory Health
adventitious sounds
alveolus, alveoli
angle of Louis
anterior axillary line
Adventitious breath sounds are abnormal sounds that are heard…
a small outpouching along the walls of the alveolar sacs thro…
the sternal angle between the manubrium and the body of the s…
an imaginary vertical line on the body wall continuing the li…
adventitious sounds
Adventitious breath sounds are abnormal sounds that are heard…
alveolus, alveoli
a small outpouching along the walls of the alveolar sacs thro…
33 terms
Nursing and Health- Canadian Health Care and Nursing
set and administers nation priciples f…
assists in financing provincial and te…
delivers health care for targeted groups
provides national policy and programs…
federal
federal
federal
federal
set and administers nation priciples f…
federal
assists in financing provincial and te…
federal
109 terms
Mental Health Nursing Exam #1
mental health - WHO
mental illness (Health Canada, 2002)
Epp Report - mental health continuum
mental health determinants
a state of well-being in which each individual is able to rea…
refers to all mental disorders with definable diagnoses
this depiction of mental health and mental illness allows for…
mental health - WHO
a state of well-being in which each individual is able to rea…
mental illness (Health Canada, 2002)
refers to all mental disorders with definable diagnoses
50 terms
Nursing and Health
Sources of Law
What is legislative law
What is administrative law?
What is common law?
Legislation, Common Law, Administrative, Constitutional
statutory; regulation of nursing as a state law
when statue is passed an administrative agency created to enf…
laws evolving from court decisions
Sources of Law
Legislation, Common Law, Administrative, Constitutional
What is legislative law
statutory; regulation of nursing as a state law
Nursing Men's Health
Male reproductive problems
Problems of the Prostate
Problems of the Prostate: Benign Prost…
BPH Symptoms
Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia: BPH... Enlargement of the prostate…
Obstructive:... Decrease force of stream, difficulty starting, s…
Male reproductive problems
Problems of the Prostate
17 terms
Community Health Nursing
Describe the 3 levels of prevention
Describe epidemiology triangle
Describe prevention and control of com…
Describe the discharge planning process
Primary- Preventative education for well population... Secodnary…
consists of three points... Agent: the physical, chemical or inf…
hand hygiene, vaccinations, education on proper nutrition, ed…
starts at admission... goal is to make sure pt leaves with neces…
Describe the 3 levels of prevention
Primary- Preventative education for well population... Secodnary…
Describe epidemiology triangle
consists of three points... Agent: the physical, chemical or inf…
31 terms
Nursing & Health Exam 1
Mary Mahoney
Linda Richards
Clara Barton
Dorthea Dix
1st African American trained nurse
America's 1st trained nurse
Started American Red Cross and went into the POW camps
Superintendent of Union Army Nurses... Cleaned union hospitals
Mary Mahoney
1st African American trained nurse
Linda Richards
America's 1st trained nurse
13 terms
Book 2 Unit 14 - Public health nursing
CDC(Center for Disease Control and Pre…
communicable
epidemic
infectious
an organisation in the United States that monitors and respon…
a disease that can be passed on from one person to another.
the sudden spread of a disease through a significant portion…
a disease that can spread from one person to another.
CDC(Center for Disease Control and Pre…
an organisation in the United States that monitors and respon…
communicable
a disease that can be passed on from one person to another.
113 terms
Mental Health Nursing-Test #1
What are the main psychotropic drug ca…
formerly known a neuroleptics, these d…
this psychotropic drug category's prim…
these psychotropic drugs have extrapyr…
antipsychotics, antidepresssants, mood stabilizers, anxiolyti…
antipsychotics
antipsychotics
antipysychotics
What are the main psychotropic drug ca…
antipsychotics, antidepresssants, mood stabilizers, anxiolyti…
formerly known a neuroleptics, these d…
antipsychotics
13 terms
Book 2 Unit 14 - Public Health Nursing
Public health nursing
outreach
preventative
MSN (Master's of Science in Nursing)
the field of nursing that concerns educating the public and p…
the practice of going to a community or population that might…
stopping something else from occurring.
an advanced degree available to nurses who wish to become adm…
Public health nursing
the field of nursing that concerns educating the public and p…
outreach
the practice of going to a community or population that might…
13 terms
Book 2 Unit 13 - Home Health Nursing
administrative
advocacy
appointment
illness
an employee that handles business or organizational matters.
the practice of speaking on behalf of someone else or providi…
an arrangement to meet with a doctor or medical professional…
a disease or condition that damages a person's health.
administrative
an employee that handles business or organizational matters.
advocacy
the practice of speaking on behalf of someone else or providi…
167 terms
Health Assessment in Nursing
H.I.P.P.A
COLDSPA
ISOBAR
6 F's - Distension of the Abdomen
History... Inspect... Palpation... Percussion... Ausculation
Character... Onset... Location... Duration... Severity... Pattern... Associated…
Identify... Situation... Observation... Background... Assessment... Recommen…
1. Fat... 2. Faeces... 3. Foetus ... 4. Fibroids ... 5. Fatulence... 6. Fluid
H.I.P.P.A
History... Inspect... Palpation... Percussion... Ausculation
COLDSPA
Character... Onset... Location... Duration... Severity... Pattern... Associated…
70 terms
Nursing - Health Assessment
collection of subjective data during t…
first action when beginning to collect…
immediate action before performing a p…
what a nurse does first before perform…
Does this mean what info is collected??... -biographical data... -r…
Confirm identity (name and DOB)... Introduction... explain purpose…
introduce... wash hands... provide for privacy... provide for safety
explain procedure
collection of subjective data during t…
Does this mean what info is collected??... -biographical data... -r…
first action when beginning to collect…
Confirm identity (name and DOB)... Introduction... explain purpose…
37 terms
Nursing Vocab - Cardiovascular Health
angina
apical impulse
atherosclerosis
apex
1. a spasmodic, cramplike choking feeling resulting from insu…
any motion of the anterior wall of the thorax localized in th…
a common disorder characterized by yellowish plaques of chole…
the lowest superficial part of the heart, formed by the infer…
angina
1. a spasmodic, cramplike choking feeling resulting from insu…
apical impulse
any motion of the anterior wall of the thorax localized in th…
45 terms
Epidemiology & Population Health Nursing
Epidemiology
Evolution of disease causation theory
Basic Epidemiologic Concepts
Causality
The study of the distribution & determinants of health-relate…
Sanitary era - Miasmas "bad air" theory... Bacteriologic (Commu…
-Causality... -Risk... -Rates of occurrence
Based on the idea that one event is the result of another eve…
Epidemiology
The study of the distribution & determinants of health-relate…
Evolution of disease causation theory
Sanitary era - Miasmas "bad air" theory... Bacteriologic (Commu…
48 terms
Health Assessment: Health Assessment in Nursing
What does the "S" stand for in SOAP?
What does the "O" stand for in SOAP?
What does the "A" stand for in SOAP?
What does the "P" stand for in SOAP?
Subjective data... -health history obtained through questions an…
Objective data ... -examination of body systems and expected fin…
Assessment... -diagnosis
Plan
What does the "S" stand for in SOAP?
Subjective data... -health history obtained through questions an…
What does the "O" stand for in SOAP?
Objective data ... -examination of body systems and expected fin…
14 terms
Health - Nurses
RN - Job Duties
RN - Schooling
LP - Job duties
LP - Schooling
Preform urgent procedures in an emergency department
It takes 4 years to with a high school diploma
Gives medicine and injections, and takes temp
A High School diploma and an associate degree
RN - Job Duties
Preform urgent procedures in an emergency department
RN - Schooling
It takes 4 years to with a high school diploma
41 terms
Nursing & Health Test 2: Nursing Theory
Domain of Nursing
Paradigms(*4)
Nursing Theory
Components of Nursing Theory
Perspective of the nursing profession:... -the subject, concepts…
Describe the domain of nursing and links with:... 1.Person... 2. He…
Provides a description, explanation, prediction, or prescript…
1. Phenomenon... 2. Concepts... 3. Definitions... 4. Assumptions/Propo…
Domain of Nursing
Perspective of the nursing profession:... -the subject, concepts…
Paradigms(*4)
Describe the domain of nursing and links with:... 1.Person... 2. He…
15 terms
Mental Health Nursing- Medications
Benzodiazepines
Buspirone (BuSpar)
Beta Blockers
Antidepressants
Main type of anti-anxiety medication. Relieves symptoms of an…
Secondary type of Anti-Anxiety med. NOT A BENZO! ... This med do…
Another type of anti-anxiety medication. Not a benzo. USED PR…
Not uppers... *6-8 weeks to take effect, continued for 6-12 mont…
Benzodiazepines
Main type of anti-anxiety medication. Relieves symptoms of an…
Buspirone (BuSpar)
Secondary type of Anti-Anxiety med. NOT A BENZO! ... This med do…
77 terms
Population Health Nursing
A nurse collects data about seat belt…
A nurse schedules an appointment with…
When a nurse focuses intervention stra…
A nurse cares for the community as the…
Qualitative
Informant interview
Health services
The collective good of the population
A nurse collects data about seat belt…
Qualitative
A nurse schedules an appointment with…
Informant interview
153 terms
Health Assessment In Nursing
Assessment
Diagnoses
Planning
Implementation
Collection of subjective and objective data
Analysis of subjective and objective data to make a professio…
Developing a plan of nursing care and outcome criteria
Carrying out the plan of care
Assessment
Collection of subjective and objective data
Diagnoses
Analysis of subjective and objective data to make a professio…
25 terms
Nursing and Health- Health Determinates
process of enabling people to increase…
decreasing the probability of experien…
principles of health promotion
3 levels of disease prevention
health promotion
disease prevention
address in context, holistic approach, long-term perspective,…
primary, secondary, tertiary
process of enabling people to increase…
health promotion
decreasing the probability of experien…
disease prevention
137 terms
ATI Mental Health Nursing
Altruism
Sublimination
Suppression
Repression
- a healthy defense mechanism... - dealing with anxiety by reach…
- a healthy defense mechanism... - Dealing with unacceptable fee…
Voluntarily denying unpleasant thoughts and feelings... Example"…
Putting unacceptable ideas, thoughts, and emotions out of con…
Altruism
- a healthy defense mechanism... - dealing with anxiety by reach…
Sublimination
- a healthy defense mechanism... - Dealing with unacceptable fee…
97 terms
NURSING HEALTH ASSESSMENT-2
why do we collect objective and subjec…
4 forms for the basis of physical asse…
we use palpitation and percussion when…
we are going to listen for venus humms…
to detect an actual or potential problem 1. identify the prob…
1. Inspection-every assessment we do, always observe and comp…
to elicit tenderness and pain, the way we distinguish pain fr…
abdomen... clicks
why do we collect objective and subjec…
to detect an actual or potential problem 1. identify the prob…
4 forms for the basis of physical asse…
1. Inspection-every assessment we do, always observe and comp…
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