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113 terms
Nursing HESI
Abstain
Accountable
Acute
Adhere
To voluntarily refrain from doing something.
To be responsible
Sudden
To hold fast or stick together
Abstain
To voluntarily refrain from doing something.
Accountable
To be responsible
8 terms
math hesi nursing
1 in = mm
1 ft. = meter
1 mile = km
1 fl oz = ml?
25.4 mm
.3005 meter
1.61 km
29.57
1 in = mm
25.4 mm
1 ft. = meter
.3005 meter
58 terms
HESI-Adult Nursing: Integumentary
Types of normal bacterial flora includ…
A pH of ____ to ____ halts the growth…
Phases of Wound Healing
Healing by intention
Gram-positive and gram-negative staphylococci,... Pseudomonas, S…
4.2, 5.6
Inflammatory: Begins at the time of injury and lasts 3 to 5 d…
First intention: Wound edges are approximated and help in pla…
Types of normal bacterial flora includ…
Gram-positive and gram-negative staphylococci,... Pseudomonas, S…
A pH of ____ to ____ halts the growth…
4.2, 5.6
123 terms
HESI Nursing Vocabulary
Abrupt
Abstain
Access
Accountable
Sudden. Ex. The nurse noticed an abrupt change in the patient…
To voluntary refrain from something. Ex. The doctor told the…
The mains to obtain entry or a means of approach.
Responsible
Abrupt
Sudden. Ex. The nurse noticed an abrupt change in the patient…
Abstain
To voluntary refrain from something. Ex. The doctor told the…
23 terms
HESI Review: Maternity Nursing
Menstruation Length
Antepartum Signs of Maternal/Fetal Bon…
Maternal Responses: First Trimester
Maternal Responses: Second Trimester
varies in most women; average 1-5 days
talking to fetus in utero; massaging abdomen; nicknaming fetus
ambivalence; financial worries; career concerns
quickening-pregnancy becomes real; accepts pregnancy; ambival…
Menstruation Length
varies in most women; average 1-5 days
Antepartum Signs of Maternal/Fetal Bon…
talking to fetus in utero; massaging abdomen; nicknaming fetus
13 terms
The Nursing Process & HESI Hints
Assessment
Analysis (Diagnose)
Planning
Implementation
• Gather objective and subjective data.... • Verify data.
• Interpret data.... • Collect additional data when necessary.... •…
• Determine and prioritize outcomes of care. Include client,…
• Organize and manage the client's care,... including assignment…
Assessment
• Gather objective and subjective data.... • Verify data.
Analysis (Diagnose)
• Interpret data.... • Collect additional data when necessary.... •…
170 terms
HESI - Medical Surgical Nursing
When describing patient education appr…
A patient expresses a strong interest…
The nurse is assessing a group of clie…
Which statement made by a nurse repres…
C. Informal teaching is individualized one on one teaching wh…
C. Cognitive theorists believe that attention, relevance, con…
C, D, E, F... clients with poor nutrition, fatigue, and multipl…
D... There is no evidence to support the idea that older adult…
When describing patient education appr…
C. Informal teaching is individualized one on one teaching wh…
A patient expresses a strong interest…
C. Cognitive theorists believe that attention, relevance, con…
29 terms
HESI Review: Maternity Nursing
Ovulation
Menstruation Length
Fertilization
Implantation Bleeding/Spotting
occurs 14 days before the next menstrual period begins
varies in most women; average 1-5 days
sperm live ~3 days (48-72 hours); eggs live ~24 hours; to pre…
causes some women to not know they are pregnant
Ovulation
occurs 14 days before the next menstrual period begins
Menstruation Length
varies in most women; average 1-5 days
135 terms
Leadership/Management Nursing HESI
Laws Governing Nursing
Nurse Practice Acts
Mandatory Nurse Practice Acts
Nurse's Responsibility in making assig…
Nurse Practice Acts
provide the laws that control the practice of nursing in each…
authorize that, under the law, only licensed professionals an…
governed by Nurse Practice Acts. 1. Assignments should be com…
Laws Governing Nursing
Nurse Practice Acts
Nurse Practice Acts
provide the laws that control the practice of nursing in each…
10 terms
Psychiatric Nursing HESI Hints
_ is a common complaint after ECT. Vom…
Common physiologic responses to anxiet…
Anxiety is contagious and is easily tr…
When helping a client with anxiety a n…
Nausea, aspiration, unconscious, patent airway
Tachycardia, increased BP, shallow tachypnea, dry mouth, tigh…
True
Assess her own level of anxiety and remain calm.
_ is a common complaint after ECT. Vom…
Nausea, aspiration, unconscious, patent airway
Common physiologic responses to anxiet…
Tachycardia, increased BP, shallow tachypnea, dry mouth, tigh…
132 terms
Psychiatric Nursing HESI
Acknowledgment
Clarifying
Confrontation
Focusing
recognizing the client's opinions and statements without impo…
the process of making sure you have understood the meaning of…
calling attention to inconsistent behavior; information share…
assisting the client to explore a specific topic, which may i…
Acknowledgment
recognizing the client's opinions and statements without impo…
Clarifying
the process of making sure you have understood the meaning of…
41 terms
Nursing Lab Values Hesi
HEMOGLOBIN MALE
HEMOGLOBIN FEMALE
HEMATOCRIT MALE
HEMATOCRIT FEMALE
14-18
12-16
42-52
37-47
HEMOGLOBIN MALE
14-18
HEMOGLOBIN FEMALE
12-16
53 terms
Hesi Nursing - Vocabulary
Abrupt
Abstrain
Accountable
Adhere
Sudden
To voluntary refrain from something
Responsible
To hold fast or stick together
Abrupt
Sudden
Abstrain
To voluntary refrain from something
170 terms
HESI - Medical Surgical Nursing
When describing patient education appr…
A patient expresses a strong interest…
The nurse is assessing a group of clie…
Which statement made by a nurse repres…
C. Informal teaching is individualized one on one teaching wh…
C. Cognitive theorists believe that attention, relevance, con…
C, D, E, F... clients with poor nutrition, fatigue, and multipl…
D... There is no evidence to support the idea that older adult…
When describing patient education appr…
C. Informal teaching is individualized one on one teaching wh…
A patient expresses a strong interest…
C. Cognitive theorists believe that attention, relevance, con…
21 terms
IN: Disaster Nursing - [HESI, Chapter 2]
To sort or categorize.
What are the three levels of preventio…
Changes cause _______________.
Participation in the development of a…
Triage
Primary... Secondary... Tertiary
Anxiety
Primary Prevention
To sort or categorize.
Triage
What are the three levels of preventio…
Primary... Secondary... Tertiary
12 terms
HESI - Gerontologic Nursing
What are normal memory changes that oc…
What three physiologic changes are cli…
Why can the BP of older adults be expe…
What is the major cause of respiratory…
*Short term memory declines... *Long term memory stays the same
1. Loss in compensatory reserve... 2. Progressive loss in effici…
The heart's work increases in response to increased periphera…
COPD
What are normal memory changes that oc…
*Short term memory declines... *Long term memory stays the same
What three physiologic changes are cli…
1. Loss in compensatory reserve... 2. Progressive loss in effici…
21 terms
Nursing Fundamentals HESI 1 Remediation
Absent breath sounds:... No airflow to pa…
Diminished breath sounds:... Little airfl…
Displaced bronchial sound:... Bronchial s…
Crackles (rales):... Short discrete poppi…
Conditions:... Pneumothorax... Pneumonectomy... Emphysematous blebs... P…
Emphysema... Pleural effusion... Pleurisy... Atelectasis... Pulmonary fib…
Atelectasis with secretions... Lung mass with exudates... Pneumonia…
Pulmonary edema... Pneumonia... Pulmonary fibrosis... Atelectasis... Bron…
Absent breath sounds:... No airflow to pa…
Conditions:... Pneumothorax... Pneumonectomy... Emphysematous blebs... P…
Diminished breath sounds:... Little airfl…
Emphysema... Pleural effusion... Pleurisy... Atelectasis... Pulmonary fib…
25 terms
nursing exam: hesi style
1. A patient tells you that her urine…
2. You are responsible for reviewing t…
3. A 34 year old female has recently b…
4. A second year nursing student has j…
d
a
d
b
1. A patient tells you that her urine…
d
2. You are responsible for reviewing t…
a
Antepartum Nursing - OB Hesi
Maternal psychosocial concerns during…
Maternal psychosocial concerns during…
Maternal psychosocial concerns during…
Maternal psychosocial concerns through…
1. Ambivalence: Whether pregnancy is planned or unplanned, am…
1. Quickening occurs and pregnancy becomes real... 2. Pregnant w…
1. Pregnant woman becomes introverted and self-absorbed... 2. Pr…
1. Wide mood swings occur... 2. Pregnant woman is ultra sensitiv…
Maternal psychosocial concerns during…
1. Ambivalence: Whether pregnancy is planned or unplanned, am…
Maternal psychosocial concerns during…
1. Quickening occurs and pregnancy becomes real... 2. Pregnant w…
41 terms
HESI HINTS-Gerontologic Nursing
What is a more accurate measure of age…
What is the result of changes in the h…
What are the benefits of physical trai…
Why do older people often complain tha…
the ability to perform activities of daily living (ADLs) is a…
less efficient utilization of O2...reduces an individual's ca…
it can significantly reduce blood pressure (BP) and increase…
b/c they have shorter stages of sleep, particularly shorter c…
What is a more accurate measure of age…
the ability to perform activities of daily living (ADLs) is a…
What is the result of changes in the h…
less efficient utilization of O2...reduces an individual's ca…
53 terms
Peds HESI Nursing Interventions
diarrhea
poisonings
lead poisoning
asthma
assess hydration status and vitals frequently, ... monitor intak…
identify agent quickly,... assess respiratory, cardiac, and neur…
identify source,... administer prescribed chelating agents,... ask…
monitor carefully for increasing respiratory disress,... adminis…
diarrhea
assess hydration status and vitals frequently, ... monitor intak…
poisonings
identify agent quickly,... assess respiratory, cardiac, and neur…
135 terms
Leadership/Management Nursing HESI
Laws Governing Nursing
Nurse Practice Acts
Mandatory Nurse Practice Acts
Nurse's Responsibility in making assig…
Nurse Practice Acts
provide the laws that control the practice of nursing in each…
authorize that, under the law, only licensed professionals an…
governed by Nurse Practice Acts. 1. Assignments should be com…
Laws Governing Nursing
Nurse Practice Acts
Nurse Practice Acts
provide the laws that control the practice of nursing in each…
135 terms
Leadership/Management Nursing HESI
Laws Governing Nursing
Nurse Practice Acts
Mandatory Nurse Practice Acts
Nurse's Responsibility in making assig…
Nurse Practice Acts
provide the laws that control the practice of nursing in each…
authorize that, under the law, only licensed professionals an…
governed by Nurse Practice Acts. 1. Assignments should be com…
Laws Governing Nursing
Nurse Practice Acts
Nurse Practice Acts
provide the laws that control the practice of nursing in each…
22 terms
HESI Nursing Pharmocology
Androgens
ace inhibitors
Antidiuretic
Antilipemic
steroid hormone, that stimulates or controls the development…
*treatment of hypertension and congestive heart failure... *dila…
retain water in the body and to constrict blood vessels
Lower cholesterol/triglycerides
Androgens
steroid hormone, that stimulates or controls the development…
ace inhibitors
*treatment of hypertension and congestive heart failure... *dila…
49 terms
Peds HESI Nursing Assessments
pain
diarrhea
shock
poisonings
verbal response as young as 3... nonverbal signs: grimacing, irr…
usually occurs in infants,... history of exposure to pathogens,…
decreased blood pressure, rapid weak pulse, mottled to gray s…
child found near source,... GI upset: nausea, pain, diarrhea, vo…
pain
verbal response as young as 3... nonverbal signs: grimacing, irr…
diarrhea
usually occurs in infants,... history of exposure to pathogens,…
62 terms
Practice Nursing Exam "Hesi"
Euphemism
Abstract noun
Acceleration
Acid
A mild indirect or vague term that has been substituted for o…
The name of a quality or a general idea
The rate of change in velocity over a Period of time
A compound that is a hydrogen or proton donor. It is corrosiv…
Euphemism
A mild indirect or vague term that has been substituted for o…
Abstract noun
The name of a quality or a general idea
169 terms
Med Surg Nursing HESI
The osmolality of the extracellular fl…
Dextrose 10% is a _____ solution. It s…
Use only ___ solutions in irrigations…
Common causes of fluid volume deficit.
Sodium
hyperosmolar; IV
isotonic, neutral
Vomiting, diarrhea, GI suctioning, sweating, inadequate fluid…
The osmolality of the extracellular fl…
Sodium
Dextrose 10% is a _____ solution. It s…
hyperosmolar; IV
169 terms
Med Surg Nursing HESI
The osmolality of the extracellular fl…
Dextrose 10% is a _____ solution. It s…
Use only ___ solutions in irrigations…
Common causes of fluid volume deficit.
Sodium
hyperosmolar; IV
isotonic, neutral
Vomiting, diarrhea, GI suctioning, sweating, inadequate fluid…
The osmolality of the extracellular fl…
Sodium
Dextrose 10% is a _____ solution. It s…
hyperosmolar; IV
170 terms
HESI - Medical Surgical Nursing
When describing patient education appr…
A patient expresses a strong interest…
The nurse is assessing a group of clie…
Which statement made by a nurse repres…
C. Informal teaching is individualized one on one teaching wh…
C. Cognitive theorists believe that attention, relevance, con…
C, D, E, F... clients with poor nutrition, fatigue, and multipl…
D... There is no evidence to support the idea that older adult…
When describing patient education appr…
C. Informal teaching is individualized one on one teaching wh…
A patient expresses a strong interest…
C. Cognitive theorists believe that attention, relevance, con…
170 terms
HESI - Medical Surgical Nursing
When describing patient education appr…
A patient expresses a strong interest…
The nurse is assessing a group of clie…
Which statement made by a nurse repres…
C. Informal teaching is individualized one on one teaching wh…
C. Cognitive theorists believe that attention, relevance, con…
C, D, E, F... clients with poor nutrition, fatigue, and multipl…
D... There is no evidence to support the idea that older adult…
When describing patient education appr…
C. Informal teaching is individualized one on one teaching wh…
A patient expresses a strong interest…
C. Cognitive theorists believe that attention, relevance, con…
135 terms
Leadership/Management Nursing HESI
Laws Governing Nursing
Nurse Practice Acts
Mandatory Nurse Practice Acts
Nurse's Responsibility in making assig…
Nurse Practice Acts
provide the laws that control the practice of nursing in each…
authorize that, under the law, only licensed professionals an…
governed by Nurse Practice Acts. 1. Assignments should be com…
Laws Governing Nursing
Nurse Practice Acts
Nurse Practice Acts
provide the laws that control the practice of nursing in each…
10 terms
HESI Clinical Nursing
You are a nurse providing home care fo…
Based on your initial assessment, whic…
Marjorie's vomiting makes her prone to…
A decrease in free hydrogen ion concen…
...
B. Deficient Fluid Volume... Marjorie has been vomiting. Addres…
B. Metabolic alkalosis ... Large amounts of acid are lost with…
A. increase, increase ... A decrease in free hydrogen ion (H+),…
You are a nurse providing home care fo…
...
Based on your initial assessment, whic…
B. Deficient Fluid Volume... Marjorie has been vomiting. Addres…
Psych Nursing HESI
Milieu Therapy
Behavior Modification
Family therapy
Crisis Intervention
There are set times and they are expected to follow. focusing…
Positive and Negative reinforcement with role modeling to tea…
identifying roles of the family. Life scripts: living out the…
person with ineffective coping mechanism has a crisis and nee…
Milieu Therapy
There are set times and they are expected to follow. focusing…
Behavior Modification
Positive and Negative reinforcement with role modeling to tea…
53 terms
Peds HESI Nursing Interventions
diarrhea
poisonings
lead poisoning
asthma
assess hydration status and vitals frequently, ... monitor intak…
identify agent quickly,... assess respiratory, cardiac, and neur…
identify source,... administer prescribed chelating agents,... ask…
monitor carefully for increasing respiratory disress,... adminis…
diarrhea
assess hydration status and vitals frequently, ... monitor intak…
poisonings
identify agent quickly,... assess respiratory, cardiac, and neur…
169 terms
Med Surg Nursing HESI
The osmolality of the extracellular fl…
Dextrose 10% is a _____ solution. It s…
Use only ___ solutions in irrigations…
Common causes of fluid volume deficit.
Sodium
hyperosmolar; IV
isotonic, neutral
Vomiting, diarrhea, GI suctioning, sweating, inadequate fluid…
The osmolality of the extracellular fl…
Sodium
Dextrose 10% is a _____ solution. It s…
hyperosmolar; IV
22 terms
HESI Nursing Pharmocology
Androgens
ace inhibitors
Antidiuretic
Antilipemic
steroid hormone, that stimulates or controls the development…
*treatment of hypertension and congestive heart failure... *dila…
retain water in the body and to constrict blood vessels
Lower cholesterol/triglycerides
Androgens
steroid hormone, that stimulates or controls the development…
ace inhibitors
*treatment of hypertension and congestive heart failure... *dila…
170 terms
HESI - Medical Surgical Nursing
When describing patient education appr…
A patient expresses a strong interest…
The nurse is assessing a group of clie…
Which statement made by a nurse repres…
C. Informal teaching is individualized one on one teaching wh…
C. Cognitive theorists believe that attention, relevance, con…
C, D, E, F... clients with poor nutrition, fatigue, and multipl…
D... There is no evidence to support the idea that older adult…
When describing patient education appr…
C. Informal teaching is individualized one on one teaching wh…
A patient expresses a strong interest…
C. Cognitive theorists believe that attention, relevance, con…
170 terms
HESI - Medical Surgical Nursing
When describing patient education appr…
A patient expresses a strong interest…
The nurse is assessing a group of clie…
Which statement made by a nurse repres…
C. Informal teaching is individualized one on one teaching wh…
C. Cognitive theorists believe that attention, relevance, con…
C, D, E, F... clients with poor nutrition, fatigue, and multipl…
D... There is no evidence to support the idea that older adult…
When describing patient education appr…
C. Informal teaching is individualized one on one teaching wh…
A patient expresses a strong interest…
C. Cognitive theorists believe that attention, relevance, con…
170 terms
HESI - Medical Surgical Nursing
When describing patient education appr…
A patient expresses a strong interest…
The nurse is assessing a group of clie…
Which statement made by a nurse repres…
C. Informal teaching is individualized one on one teaching wh…
C. Cognitive theorists believe that attention, relevance, con…
C, D, E, F... clients with poor nutrition, fatigue, and multipl…
D... There is no evidence to support the idea that older adult…
When describing patient education appr…
C. Informal teaching is individualized one on one teaching wh…
A patient expresses a strong interest…
C. Cognitive theorists believe that attention, relevance, con…
170 terms
HESI - Medical Surgical Nursing
When describing patient education appr…
A patient expresses a strong interest…
The nurse is assessing a group of clie…
Which statement made by a nurse repres…
C. Informal teaching is individualized one on one teaching wh…
C. Cognitive theorists believe that attention, relevance, con…
C, D, E, F... clients with poor nutrition, fatigue, and multipl…
D... There is no evidence to support the idea that older adult…
When describing patient education appr…
C. Informal teaching is individualized one on one teaching wh…
A patient expresses a strong interest…
C. Cognitive theorists believe that attention, relevance, con…
135 terms
Leadership/Management Nursing HESI
Laws Governing Nursing
Nurse Practice Acts
Mandatory Nurse Practice Acts
Nurse's Responsibility in making assig…
Nurse Practice Acts
provide the laws that control the practice of nursing in each…
authorize that, under the law, only licensed professionals an…
governed by Nurse Practice Acts. 1. Assignments should be com…
Laws Governing Nursing
Nurse Practice Acts
Nurse Practice Acts
provide the laws that control the practice of nursing in each…
169 terms
Med Surg Nursing HESI
The osmolality of the extracellular fl…
Dextrose 10% is a _____ solution. It s…
Use only ___ solutions in irrigations…
Common causes of fluid volume deficit.
Sodium
hyperosmolar; IV
isotonic, neutral
Vomiting, diarrhea, GI suctioning, sweating, inadequate fluid…
The osmolality of the extracellular fl…
Sodium
Dextrose 10% is a _____ solution. It s…
hyperosmolar; IV
169 terms
Med Surg Nursing HESI
The osmolality of the extracellular fl…
Dextrose 10% is a _____ solution. It s…
Use only ___ solutions in irrigations…
Common causes of fluid volume deficit.
Sodium
hyperosmolar; IV
isotonic, neutral
Vomiting, diarrhea, GI suctioning, sweating, inadequate fluid…
The osmolality of the extracellular fl…
Sodium
Dextrose 10% is a _____ solution. It s…
hyperosmolar; IV
170 terms
HESI - Medical Surgical Nursing
When describing patient education appr…
A patient expresses a strong interest…
The nurse is assessing a group of clie…
Which statement made by a nurse repres…
C. Informal teaching is individualized one on one teaching wh…
C. Cognitive theorists believe that attention, relevance, con…
C, D, E, F... clients with poor nutrition, fatigue, and multipl…
D... There is no evidence to support the idea that older adult…
When describing patient education appr…
C. Informal teaching is individualized one on one teaching wh…
A patient expresses a strong interest…
C. Cognitive theorists believe that attention, relevance, con…
12 terms
HESI Perioperative Nursing
Dehiscence
Approximation
Sloughing
Evisceration
Superficial separation of wound edges in an incision line.
Bringing the edges of a wound close together.
Necrotic (dead) tissue breaks away from healthy, living tissue.
Internal organs/tissue protrude through a surgical incision.
Dehiscence
Superficial separation of wound edges in an incision line.
Approximation
Bringing the edges of a wound close together.
170 terms
HESI - Medical Surgical Nursing
When describing patient education appr…
A patient expresses a strong interest…
The nurse is assessing a group of clie…
Which statement made by a nurse repres…
C. Informal teaching is individualized one on one teaching wh…
C. Cognitive theorists believe that attention, relevance, con…
C, D, E, F... clients with poor nutrition, fatigue, and multipl…
D... There is no evidence to support the idea that older adult…
When describing patient education appr…
C. Informal teaching is individualized one on one teaching wh…
A patient expresses a strong interest…
C. Cognitive theorists believe that attention, relevance, con…
169 terms
Med Surg Nursing HESI
The osmolality of the extracellular fl…
Dextrose 10% is a _____ solution. It s…
Use only ___ solutions in irrigations…
Common causes of fluid volume deficit.
Sodium
hyperosmolar; IV
isotonic, neutral
Vomiting, diarrhea, GI suctioning, sweating, inadequate fluid…
The osmolality of the extracellular fl…
Sodium
Dextrose 10% is a _____ solution. It s…
hyperosmolar; IV
170 terms
HESI - Medical Surgical Nursing
When describing patient education appr…
A patient expresses a strong interest…
The nurse is assessing a group of clie…
Which statement made by a nurse repres…
C. Informal teaching is individualized one on one teaching wh…
C. Cognitive theorists believe that attention, relevance, con…
C, D, E, F... clients with poor nutrition, fatigue, and multipl…
D... There is no evidence to support the idea that older adult…
When describing patient education appr…
C. Informal teaching is individualized one on one teaching wh…
A patient expresses a strong interest…
C. Cognitive theorists believe that attention, relevance, con…
24 terms
IN: The Nursing Process - [HESI, Chapter 1]
Gathering subjective and objective data.
What five components are in the nursin…
Verifying Data
Identifying the needs or problems.
Assessment
A Delicious PIE: ... 1.) Assessment... 2.) Analysis... 3.) Planning... 4…
Assessment
Assessment
Gathering subjective and objective data.
Assessment
What five components are in the nursin…
A Delicious PIE: ... 1.) Assessment... 2.) Analysis... 3.) Planning... 4…
25 terms
Pediatric Nursing - HESI - Immunizations
which diseases are vaccine preventable?
Is the common cold a contraindication…
What are NORMAL side effects of DTaP a…
When should parents call the HCP after…
-measles, mumps, rubella (MMR)... -diptheria, pertussis, tetanus…
NO!
-irritability... -fever (<102 F)... -redness and soreness at inject…
-seizures... -high fever... -high-pitched cry
which diseases are vaccine preventable?
-measles, mumps, rubella (MMR)... -diptheria, pertussis, tetanus…
Is the common cold a contraindication…
NO!
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