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16 terms
health science
touching blood, before touching mucus…
to protect mucous membrane of eyes, mo…
when doing procedures that could likel…
after every use
descride 4 situations when gloves must be worn
describe 3 examples of situations when masks, protective eyew…
when must gloves be worn
when must mask be changed
touching blood, before touching mucus…
descride 4 situations when gloves must be worn
to protect mucous membrane of eyes, mo…
describe 3 examples of situations when masks, protective eyew…
95 terms
Health Science
Body mechanics
Body mechanics
OSHA
MSDS
bends from the hips and knees to get close to an object, keep…
carry heavy objects close to the body. Stand close to any obj…
division of the Dept. of Labor and establishes/enforces safet…
must accompany any hazardous material sold to the public
Body mechanics
bends from the hips and knees to get close to an object, keep…
Body mechanics
carry heavy objects close to the body. Stand close to any obj…
14 terms
Health Insurance - Health Science
What is health insurance?
Premium
Deductible
High premium plans tend to have ?????
Is a purchased plan which covers some or all of the cost of g…
Amount paid regularly to keep insurance planned... If you don't…
Money you must pay first before your health insurance pays... M…
Low deductibles
What is health insurance?
Is a purchased plan which covers some or all of the cost of g…
Premium
Amount paid regularly to keep insurance planned... If you don't…
63 terms
Health Science
Aden
Arter
Arthr
Bio
Gland
Artery
Joint
Life
Aden
Gland
Arter
Artery
18 terms
Health science
Anti
Bi
Brandy
Dors
Against
Two, both
Slow
Back
Anti
Against
Bi
Two, both
Health science
Home health
The agency sponsored by the United Nat…
The specific amount of money a patient…
What is the purpose of an organization…
agency provide health care in a patients home
World Health Organization (WHO)
Co-payment
Indicates area for responsibility
Home health
agency provide health care in a patients home
The agency sponsored by the United Nat…
World Health Organization (WHO)
110 terms
Health Science
BATTERY
A provider from another office needs t…
Notice of Privacy Practices
The legal custodian
Obtaining vital signs against a patient's will is an example…
Which of the following telephones calls should the medical ad…
Which of the following must be provided a patient on the firs…
A medical administrative is reviewing the form of a patient w…
BATTERY
Obtaining vital signs against a patient's will is an example…
A provider from another office needs t…
Which of the following telephones calls should the medical ad…
26 terms
health science - urinary system
what does the urinary system remove fr…
parts of nephron
what do kidneys do?
what do ureters do?
excess water, salts, and urea
bowman's capsule, glomerulus, renal corpuscle, convoluted tub…
filter waste products from the blood to keep it clean and bal…
tubes from the kidneys that deliver urine to the bladder
what does the urinary system remove fr…
excess water, salts, and urea
parts of nephron
bowman's capsule, glomerulus, renal corpuscle, convoluted tub…
18 terms
HEALTH SCIENCE
in the center
gyrus, sulcus
controls tongue, left frontal lobe
anterior of frontal lobe, responds for…
Where is the longitudinal fissure
what are the two components of the convolutions of the brain
Where is the broca's area and what does it control
where is the association cortex and what do they do in the br…
in the center
Where is the longitudinal fissure
gyrus, sulcus
what are the two components of the convolutions of the brain
11 terms
science: health
health can be monitored by measuring
artery
vein
capillary
-heart rate... -pulse rate... -blood pressure
carries blood away from heart
carries blood towards the heart
supply blood from arteries & connects the arteries to the veins
health can be monitored by measuring
-heart rate... -pulse rate... -blood pressure
artery
carries blood away from heart
13 terms
Health Science
Professional
Accredited
Entrepreneur
Appearance
One who is paid for their work
Attested and approved as meeting prescribed standards
A person who organized and manages a business
The way someone or something looks
Professional
One who is paid for their work
Accredited
Attested and approved as meeting prescribed standards
30 terms
Lifetime Health Health Science Final
The 4 body fluids that may transmit HIV.
The body openings that may allow for t…
Situations that may put one at high ri…
Genital Herpes
Blood, vaginal fluid, semen, breast milk.
Cuts, open sores, tears in the lining of the mouth, vagina, r…
Sexual activity with an infected person, sharing needles/syri…
An STD caused by a viral infection in the genital area. Cause…
The 4 body fluids that may transmit HIV.
Blood, vaginal fluid, semen, breast milk.
The body openings that may allow for t…
Cuts, open sores, tears in the lining of the mouth, vagina, r…
31 terms
Principles of Health Science: Muscular System
The muscular system is made up of over…
Excitability (Irritability)
Contractibility
Extensibility
600
ability to respond to a stimulus
muscle fibers are stimulated by nerves
ability to be stretched
The muscular system is made up of over…
600
Excitability (Irritability)
ability to respond to a stimulus
37 terms
Health Science
sinoatrial node
what node has a bpm of 40-60
bundle of his
left and right biforcation, wrap aroun…
primary pacemaker of the heart keeps it at 60-100 beats per m…
sinoatrial node
...
bundle branches
sinoatrial node
primary pacemaker of the heart keeps it at 60-100 beats per m…
what node has a bpm of 40-60
sinoatrial node
50 terms
Health science
Adm
Adl
Brp
Bp
Admission
Activities of daily living
Bathroom privileges
Blood pressure
Adm
Admission
Adl
Activities of daily living
32 terms
Health science
anatomy
Physiology
Pathophysiology
Protoplasm
The study of the form and structure of an organism
The study of the process of living organisms, or why and how…
The study of how disease occurs and the responses of living o…
Basic substances of all life
anatomy
The study of the form and structure of an organism
Physiology
The study of the process of living organisms, or why and how…
15 terms
Health science
A&Ox3
ac
ADL
A-fib
Alert and oriented x 3 (person,place,time)
Before eating or before meals
Activities of daily living
Atrial fibrillation
A&Ox3
Alert and oriented x 3 (person,place,time)
ac
Before eating or before meals
10 terms
Health Science- Medical Terms Week 2
YOB
wt
OA
TKR
year of birth
weight
osteoarthritis
Total knee replacement
YOB
year of birth
wt
weight
85 terms
Health Science ch.2
patellar
pedal
plantar
pubic
location: knee Ex. very common in sports
location: foot Ex. people with heart problems have pedal edem…
location: sole of foot Ex. plantar warts can be painful
location: genital region often checked for body lice
patellar
location: knee Ex. very common in sports
pedal
location: foot Ex. people with heart problems have pedal edem…
Health Science Section 2
Adipose Tissue
cartilage
Epithelial Cells
Histologist
one of the main types of connective tissue or simply fat is a…
a firm, elastic, flexible type of connective tissue of a tran…
any animal tissue that covers a surface, or lines a cavity or…
A professional who studies the microscopic structure of tissue.
Adipose Tissue
one of the main types of connective tissue or simply fat is a…
cartilage
a firm, elastic, flexible type of connective tissue of a tran…
30 terms
Health science
Parietal pleura
Visceral pleura
Apply pressure and hold head forward
Medulla oblongata
Attached to the chest wall; a pleural space. Located between…
Attached to the surface of the lung
How to stop a nose bleed
Controls the respiration process and increases the respiratio…
Parietal pleura
Attached to the chest wall; a pleural space. Located between…
Visceral pleura
Attached to the surface of the lung
21 terms
Health Science
Empathy
Dependability
Discretion
responsibility
identifying with another feeling but being unable to solve th…
capable of being relied on; trustworthy
ability to use good, judgement, and self- restrainment in spe…
being held accountable for actions
Empathy
identifying with another feeling but being unable to solve th…
Dependability
capable of being relied on; trustworthy
41 terms
1.01 health science test
Anatomical position
directional terms
Anterior / Ventral
Posterior / Dorsal
the body is facing forward, standing erect, feet parallel, ho…
refer to location of a structure or the relative position of…
on the front of the body
on the back of the body
Anatomical position
the body is facing forward, standing erect, feet parallel, ho…
directional terms
refer to location of a structure or the relative position of…
28 terms
Principles of health science prefixes
a-, an-
ab-
ad-
anti-
Negative, without
Away from
Towards
Against
a-, an-
Negative, without
ab-
Away from
10 terms
Health Science Quiz 13
water
sleep
uterus/womb
intestines
hydr/o
hypn/o
hyster/o
intest/o
water
hydr/o
sleep
hypn/o
15 terms
health science (unit 2)
prone position
fowler's position
jugular venous position (JVD)
orthostatic position
lying facing downward, or on your stomach
sitting in bed with head of bed elevated 45 to 60 degrees
patient experiences severe heart failure, where neck and vein…
happens when person quickly arises from a seated position in…
prone position
lying facing downward, or on your stomach
fowler's position
sitting in bed with head of bed elevated 45 to 60 degrees
101 terms
Health Science
Medicaid
Beneficiary
Worker's compensation
Health insurance plan
The united states health program for eligible individuals and…
Life insurance provides financial payment to a
A form of insurance that provides compensation of medical car…
A contract between an insurance company and an individual.
Medicaid
The united states health program for eligible individuals and…
Beneficiary
Life insurance provides financial payment to a
10 terms
Health Science Quiz 6
cephal/o
cerebr/o
cervic/o
cheil/0
head
brain
neck
lip
cephal/o
head
cerebr/o
brain
17 terms
Health science
Dorothea Dix
Dorothea Dix
Joseph Lister
Elizabeth Garrett Anderson
Superintendent of Female Nurses
Founded the international red cross
Used disinfectants and antiseptics during surgery to prevent…
First female physician
Dorothea Dix
Superintendent of Female Nurses
Dorothea Dix
Founded the international red cross
52 terms
Health science
Arterio
Arthro
Carcin
Cardio
Artery
Joint
Cancer
Heart
Arterio
Artery
Arthro
Joint
32 terms
Health Science Semester 2 Review
Skin
Functions of the Integumentary System
Skeletal System Functions
Accessory Organs to the Integumentary…
The largest organ of the body (approximately 22 square feet a…
-A mechanical, chemical, and biological barrier... -Thermoregula…
-Supports the body... -Protects the organs... -The sites for muscle…
-Hair... -Nails... -Sweat glands... -Oil glands
Skin
The largest organ of the body (approximately 22 square feet a…
Functions of the Integumentary System
-A mechanical, chemical, and biological barrier... -Thermoregula…
20 terms
Health science
AKA
Al
Algia
Am
Above knee amputation
Pertaining to
Pain
Morning
AKA
Above knee amputation
Al
Pertaining to
41 terms
health science review
Hippocrates
Edward Jenner
William Harvey
Anton van Leeuwenhoek
He was the father of medicine and wrote standards of ethics w…
Made a smallpox vaccination
discovered the circulation of blood
invented microscope and observed microorganisms
Hippocrates
He was the father of medicine and wrote standards of ethics w…
Edward Jenner
Made a smallpox vaccination
12 terms
Health/Science
villi
endoskeleton
chyme
optic,nerve
Fingerlike extensions of the intestinal mucosa that increase…
An internal skeleton made of bone and cartilage
Partially digested, semiliquid food mixed with digestive enzy…
carries information from the retina to the brain
villi
Fingerlike extensions of the intestinal mucosa that increase…
endoskeleton
An internal skeleton made of bone and cartilage
41 terms
health science terms
Auscultation
Ayer blade
Bandage scissors
Dorsal recumbent
Process of listening for sounds in the body
Wooden of plastic blade used to scrape cells off the cervix o…
Scissors with a blunt lower end and used to remove dressings…
The patient lies on its back with knees flexed and separated
Auscultation
Process of listening for sounds in the body
Ayer blade
Wooden of plastic blade used to scrape cells off the cervix o…
60 terms
Final Exam Review- Health Science
Food & Drug Administration (FDA)
World Health Organization (WHO)
Centers for Disease Control (CDC)
U.S. Dept. of Health & Human Services
ensures safety and usefulness of medications
goal of helping ALL people attain the highest possible levels…
monitors and prevents the outbreak of disease in the U.S. and…
national agency that deals with health in the U.S.
Food & Drug Administration (FDA)
ensures safety and usefulness of medications
World Health Organization (WHO)
goal of helping ALL people attain the highest possible levels…
60 terms
Skeletal System- Principles of Health Science
Function of the system
Amount of bones in adult body
divisions of skeletal system
Axial
framework... protection of the organs... levers for movement... produc…
206
Axial and Appendicular
main trunk of the body: skull, spinal colum, ribs, breastbone
Function of the system
framework... protection of the organs... levers for movement... produc…
Amount of bones in adult body
206
12 terms
health science 1 ; medical terminology
integumentary
skeletal
muscular
nervous
protects body from injury, infection, and dehydration ; also…
creates framework of body, protects internal organs, produces…
produces movement, protects internal organs, produces body he…
coordinates and controls body activities
integumentary
protects body from injury, infection, and dehydration ; also…
skeletal
creates framework of body, protects internal organs, produces…
50 terms
Health Science 1 Review 2
blood flows through pulmonary valve in…
circulartory disorder caused by poor b…
blood type AB+ can donate blood to som…
low iron is the same as
pulmonary artery
angina pectoris
AB+
anemia
blood flows through pulmonary valve in…
pulmonary artery
circulartory disorder caused by poor b…
angina pectoris
22 terms
health science
Democratic leader
Autocratic leader
Laissez-fair leader
Team
typically the most successful. leads fairly with majority rules
leads by making all the decisions, but they take all the resp…
lets team members do their own thing, very laid back
people working together for a common cause every health care…
Democratic leader
typically the most successful. leads fairly with majority rules
Autocratic leader
leads by making all the decisions, but they take all the resp…
16 terms
Health science
Health
Wellness
World health organization's definition…
Dimensions of health
An ever changing process of achieving one's potential in phys…
Is the combination of health and happiness associated with ac…
A state of complete physical, mental and social well-being ra…
Physical... Social... Emotional ... Environmental... Mental ... Spiritual
Health
An ever changing process of achieving one's potential in phys…
Wellness
Is the combination of health and happiness associated with ac…
70 terms
Pharmacology Unit Health Science
Pharmacology
Classifications
3 Qualities drugs must have to be a me…
How do we obtain medicine
Study of drugs & their origin, nature, properties, & effects…
Each drug can be categorized under a broad subcategory or sub…
- effectiveness... - safety... - side effects
- Over the counter... - By prescription
Pharmacology
Study of drugs & their origin, nature, properties, & effects…
Classifications
Each drug can be categorized under a broad subcategory or sub…
14 terms
Health Science II 1.06- Wellness
complementary health practices
alternative health practices
alternative health practices examples
elements of wellness- physical
combines alternative and conventional healthcare practices
any healing outside of conventional realm- not proven consist…
chiropractic, herbal remedies, massage therapy, relaxation te…
diet, physical activity, health screenings, and examinations
complementary health practices
combines alternative and conventional healthcare practices
alternative health practices
any healing outside of conventional realm- not proven consist…
31 terms
Health Science Chapter 5
Abuse
Advance Directives
Agent
Assault
Any care that results in physical harm or pain, or mental ang…
A legal document designed to indicate a person's wishes regar…
Someone who has the power or authority to act as the represen…
Physical or verbal attack on another person; treatment or car…
Abuse
Any care that results in physical harm or pain, or mental ang…
Advance Directives
A legal document designed to indicate a person's wishes regar…
32 terms
Health Science 1 Skeletal System
Osteocytes
Osteoblasts
Osteoclasts
Ossification
Mature bone cells
Builds bones
Breaks (chew) bones
Process of bone formation; new minerals deposit to form bone;…
Osteocytes
Mature bone cells
Osteoblasts
Builds bones
21 terms
Health Science
Anatomical position
Body cavities
Transverse plane
Midsaggital/Median plane
Head eyes palms of the hands and toes are pointing forward; f…
Spaces within the body that contain vital organs
Divides the body into a top and bottom half
Divides the body into a right and left side
Anatomical position
Head eyes palms of the hands and toes are pointing forward; f…
Body cavities
Spaces within the body that contain vital organs
25 terms
Health Science- Structural organization
Anatomical position
Directional terms
Anterior/ventral
Posterior/dorsal
Body facing foward, standing erect, feet parallel, holding ar…
Refer to the location of a structure or the relative position…
On the front of the body
On the back of the body
Anatomical position
Body facing foward, standing erect, feet parallel, holding ar…
Directional terms
Refer to the location of a structure or the relative position…
19 terms
Health & Science
Jonas Salk
Alfred Sabin
William Harvey
Clara Barton
first polio injection
second polio injection
circulation of blood
Red Cross
Jonas Salk
first polio injection
Alfred Sabin
second polio injection
20 terms
Health science
Volume is measured in
Weight is measured in
56 inches equals
You need _____ ______ after a surgery
Milliliters
Kilograms
140 cm
Informed consent
Volume is measured in
Milliliters
Weight is measured in
Kilograms
13 terms
Health Science (Trends in Health Care)
Cost Containment
Reasons for high health care costs
Methods of cost containment
Home health care includes
Trying to control the rising cost of health care and achievin…
1) Technological advances... 2) The aging population.... 3) Health-…
1) Combination of services... 2) Outpatient services... 3) Mass or…
1) Nursing care... 2) Physical and occupational therapy... 3) Respi…
Cost Containment
Trying to control the rising cost of health care and achievin…
Reasons for high health care costs
1) Technological advances... 2) The aging population.... 3) Health-…
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