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Introduction to nursing research
Traditions
Authority
Borrowing
Trial and Error
We do it because it has always been done that way
Learn from someone who has experience
From other disciplines or other nurses
Variable outcomes and inconsistent
Traditions
We do it because it has always been done that way
Authority
Learn from someone who has experience
Introduction to Pediatric Nursing
Body surface are large for weight, mak…
________________ fontanel and open sut…
Posterior fontanel closes between ____…
___________ large relative to small na…
hypothermia
Anterior
2 and 3
Tongue
Body surface are large for weight, mak…
hypothermia
________________ fontanel and open sut…
Anterior
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Pharmacology: Introduction to Nursing Pharmacology
Pharmaceutic Phase
No Pharmaceutic Phase When..
Disintegration
Dissolution
drug becomes a solution so that it can cross the biological m…
it is administered by SubQ, IV, and IM routes
breakdown of a tablet to smaller particles
dissolve small particles in GI fluid before absorption; absor…
Pharmaceutic Phase
drug becomes a solution so that it can cross the biological m…
No Pharmaceutic Phase When..
it is administered by SubQ, IV, and IM routes
Introduction: Maslows and Nursing diagnosis
Assessment... Nursing process:
Analysis/diagnosis ... Nursing process:
Planning... Nursing process:
Implementation... Nursing process:
-Gather objective and subjective data... -Verify data
-Interpret data... -Collect additional data when necessary.... -Ide…
-Determine and prioritize outcomes of care. Include client, s…
-Organize and manage the client's care, including assignment…
Assessment... Nursing process:
-Gather objective and subjective data... -Verify data
Analysis/diagnosis ... Nursing process:
-Interpret data... -Collect additional data when necessary.... -Ide…
37 terms
Introduction to Nursing Chap 1
What are the 4 broad aims of nursing?
What's the Latin word "nutrix" mean?
What dos the ANA consider the definiti…
What is considered one of the key role…
1. to promote health (promotion)... 2. to prevent illness (preve…
to nourish
-helping, meets needs of patient, family, and community... -incl…
patient advocacy
What are the 4 broad aims of nursing?
1. to promote health (promotion)... 2. to prevent illness (preve…
What's the Latin word "nutrix" mean?
to nourish
71 terms
Introduction to Nursing Final
What is a group of jobs that are simil…
In its attempt to gain freedom and ind…
Identify the approach that describes a…
What allows a nurse to exert coercive…
Occupation
Responsibility and accountability
Demonstration of competency and high-quality care through pee…
The power given to the nurse by reason of state licensure
What is a group of jobs that are simil…
Occupation
In its attempt to gain freedom and ind…
Responsibility and accountability
Class Two: Introduction to Nursing
Class Two Objectives
The Founder of Modern Day Nursing
Florence Nightingale
Nightingale's Beliefs
1. Review selected milestones in nursing history. ... 2. Define…
Florence Nightingale
-First practicing epidemiologist... -Organized first school of n…
Nursing is: ... -a calling... -an art & science... -requires specific…
Class Two Objectives
1. Review selected milestones in nursing history. ... 2. Define…
The Founder of Modern Day Nursing
Florence Nightingale
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Introduction to Nursing Ch.1
Health
Licensure
Nurse Practice Act
Nursing
Is a state of optimal functioning or well-being. A subjective…
To be given a license to practice nursing in a state or provi…
Laws established in each state in the United States to regula…
Profession that focuses on the holistic person receiving heal…
Health
Is a state of optimal functioning or well-being. A subjective…
Licensure
To be given a license to practice nursing in a state or provi…
33 terms
Chapter 1 - Introduction to Nursing Research
Research
Nursing Research
Evidence-Based Practice (EBP)
Clinical Expertise
a systematic inquiry or study that validates or redefines exi…
a scientific process that validates & redefines existing know…
evolves from the integration of the best research evidence wi…
the knowledge and skills of the healthcare professional who i…
Research
a systematic inquiry or study that validates or redefines exi…
Nursing Research
a scientific process that validates & redefines existing know…
Introduction to Nursing Pharmacology-Chapter 1
Pharmacology
Pharmacotherapeutics
Preclinical Drug Trials
Phase I Study
Study of the biological effects of chemicals
Branch of pharmacology that deals with drugs (clinical pharma…
Testing of drugs on animals to determine whether they have th…
Tightly controlled drug study using human volunteers; usually…
Pharmacology
Study of the biological effects of chemicals
Pharmacotherapeutics
Branch of pharmacology that deals with drugs (clinical pharma…
Ch. 1 Introduction to Nursing
In pre-civilization, explain how the p…
How would a pre-civilization heal thei…
What is a medicine man?
How was a Nurse portrayed in pre-civil…
Belief that good and bad spirits bring health or illness.
Casting out of demons.
Physician, spiritual leader.
Mother, caring for a family.
In pre-civilization, explain how the p…
Belief that good and bad spirits bring health or illness.
How would a pre-civilization heal thei…
Casting out of demons.
Ch. 1 Introduction to Nursing
In pre-civilization, explain how the p…
How would a pre-civilization heal thei…
What is a medicine man?
How was a Nurse portrayed in pre-civil…
Belief that good and bad spirits bring health or illness.
Casting out of demons.
Physician, spiritual leader.
Mother, caring for a family.
In pre-civilization, explain how the p…
Belief that good and bad spirits bring health or illness.
How would a pre-civilization heal thei…
Casting out of demons.
Introduction to Nursing Practice
Nightingale Nursing
Nursing focus
The american Nurses' Association defin…
Health
Having "charge of the personal health of somebody...and what…
Nursing focuses on the human response to illness
The American Nurses's Association (2003) defines nursing as t…
is a state of complete physical, mental and social well-being…
Nightingale Nursing
Having "charge of the personal health of somebody...and what…
Nursing focus
Nursing focuses on the human response to illness
14 terms
Ch. 1 Introduction to Nursing
Theory of Animism
Ancient Greek Civilization
16th Century
Florence Nightingale
Good spirits brought health, evil spirits brought sickness an…
Temples became center of medical care.
Shifts from religious orientation to expansion of knowledge.
Challenged prejudices against women and established first tra…
Theory of Animism
Good spirits brought health, evil spirits brought sickness an…
Ancient Greek Civilization
Temples became center of medical care.
53 terms
Nursing 447: Introduction
Certified Nurse Midwife
Doula
Family Centered Care
Evidence Based Nursing Practice
post graduate training in care of normal pregnancy and childb…
birth assistant who provides emotional, physical an decagonal…
delivery of safe, satisfying high quality health care that fo…
involved use of research to establish a plan of care and to i…
Certified Nurse Midwife
post graduate training in care of normal pregnancy and childb…
Doula
birth assistant who provides emotional, physical an decagonal…
97 terms
Introduction to Professional Nursing Midterm
professional socialization
Nursing practicum
NCLEX
Didactic Learning
process of learning the norms, values, attitudes, and behavio…
the experiences during undergraduate where faculty advises an…
A national exam that accredits people possessing a BSN. It re…
Learning that occurs in the classroom
professional socialization
process of learning the norms, values, attitudes, and behavio…
Nursing practicum
the experiences during undergraduate where faculty advises an…
Introduction to Nursing - Strain and Stress
Stress
Stress According to Bevis
Acute Stress
Chronic Stress
A personalized physiological, psychological, and spiritual re…
Forces or stimuli that press in, upon, or stimulate a system;…
Stress that is temporary and can facilitate the development o…
The response to an emotional pressure suffered for a prolonge…
Stress
A personalized physiological, psychological, and spiritual re…
Stress According to Bevis
Forces or stimuli that press in, upon, or stimulate a system;…
Introduction to Nursing Pharmacology-Chapter 6
Consumer Awareness
Over-the-Counter Drugs
Complementary & Alternative Medicine (…
Off-Label Uses
Media & internet information empowers and confuses patients;…
Often interact with prescription medications; can mask sympto…
Not under FDA control or scrutiny; patients often don't reali…
Uses of a drug that are not part of the stated therapeutic in…
Consumer Awareness
Media & internet information empowers and confuses patients;…
Over-the-Counter Drugs
Often interact with prescription medications; can mask sympto…
19 terms
Introduction to Nursing Chapter 1
What is a Description of nursing's rol…
When a nurse helps a patient make an i…
What is used by the nurse to identify…
What Organization was founded 1899, an…
It is the role of nursing to provide a caring relationship th…
Advocate
Nursing Proccess
ICN (International Council fo Nurses)
What is a Description of nursing's rol…
It is the role of nursing to provide a caring relationship th…
When a nurse helps a patient make an i…
Advocate
28 terms
Introduction to the Nursing Process
The nursing care plan includes five st…
Standing Orders:
The RN instructs the LPN to administer…
Clinical Practice Protocol:
ADPIE ... (ASSESSMENT; DIAGNOSIS; PLANNING; IMPLEMENTATION; EVAL…
Standing orders are preprinted documents containing orders fo…
The RN delegates patient care responsibilities to other membe…
Clinical practice protocol is a set of guidelines that helps…
The nursing care plan includes five st…
ADPIE ... (ASSESSMENT; DIAGNOSIS; PLANNING; IMPLEMENTATION; EVAL…
Standing Orders:
Standing orders are preprinted documents containing orders fo…
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Introduction to High Acuity Nursing
role of nurse
constant surveillance
priority 1
priority 2
this is to review the patients clinical condition, and implem…
studys show that nurses that utilize this reduces the inciden…
this priority depicts a patient that is acutely ill, unstable…
this priority requires intensive patient monitoring, and may…
role of nurse
this is to review the patients clinical condition, and implem…
constant surveillance
studys show that nurses that utilize this reduces the inciden…
Introduction to Nursing Pharmacology-Chapter 4
Nursing Process
Assessment
Nursing Diagnosis
Implementation
Assessment, Diagnosis, Planning Outcomes & Interventions, Imp…
Health history (chronic conditions, drug use, allergies, leve…
Statement of patient's status from a nursing perspective
Proper administration of drug therapy; comfort measures; pati…
Nursing Process
Assessment, Diagnosis, Planning Outcomes & Interventions, Imp…
Assessment
Health history (chronic conditions, drug use, allergies, leve…
154 terms
Introduction to Nursing I
CNO
articulates and promotes practice stan…
accountability, continuing competence,…
knowledge, values, skills, beliefs, ju…
the regulatory body for nursing in the province of Ontario (1…
4 key regulatory functions of the CNO
7 CNO professional standards
competency
CNO
the regulatory body for nursing in the province of Ontario (1…
articulates and promotes practice stan…
4 key regulatory functions of the CNO
Introduction to the Role of the Nursing Aide
Activity director
Activities of daily living
Administrator
Adult daily care
An individual who plans the activities for the resident and a…
Personal daily care tasks including bathing, dressing, carryi…
Manages all departments within the facility
Care given at a facility during day time hours
Activity director
An individual who plans the activities for the resident and a…
Activities of daily living
Personal daily care tasks including bathing, dressing, carryi…
24 terms
Chapter 1 Introduction to Nursing Research
research
nursing research
clinical nursing research
evidence-based practice (EBP)
systematic inquiry that uses disciplined methods to answer qu…
systematic inquiry designed to develop trustworthy evidence a…
research designed to guide nursing practice and improve the h…
conscientious integration of best research evidence with clin…
research
systematic inquiry that uses disciplined methods to answer qu…
nursing research
systematic inquiry designed to develop trustworthy evidence a…
25 terms
Introduction to Professional Nursing Practice
Why its important to study nursing
Isabelle Hampton Robb
Lillian Wald
Mary Eliza Mahoney
Help understand how nursing developed, inform solutions for p…
1st university school of nursing, nurses need theoretical fou…
1st public health nurse, focused on treating immigrants, Henr…
First trained African-American nurse in U.S.
Why its important to study nursing
Help understand how nursing developed, inform solutions for p…
Isabelle Hampton Robb
1st university school of nursing, nurses need theoretical fou…
62 terms
Introduction to Professional Nursing Midterm
Three Types of Paid Workers
The evolution of nursing was the resul…
Occupation
Profession
Unlicensed Aides, Practical Nurses, Registered Nurses
Technology, Urbanization, Social Order
Learning raw skills and using them as told by employers
Enrolling in a postsecondary education in order to be able to…
Three Types of Paid Workers
Unlicensed Aides, Practical Nurses, Registered Nurses
The evolution of nursing was the resul…
Technology, Urbanization, Social Order
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Introduction to Nursing / Chapter 1
Florence Nightingale
American Nurses Association (ANA)
QSEN Competencies
ANA Standards of nursing practice
Established the first training school for nursing... Identified…
The ANA describes the social context of nursing, knowledge ba…
Quality and Safety Education for Nursing ... -Patient Centered…
Standards allow nurses to carry out professional roles, servi…
Florence Nightingale
Established the first training school for nursing... Identified…
American Nurses Association (ANA)
The ANA describes the social context of nursing, knowledge ba…
18 terms
Introduction to Nursing (Chapter 1)
Nursing
Aims of Nursing
Health
Nursing Roles: Caregiver
Nursing encompasses autonomous and collaborative care of indi…
1. To promote health.... 2. To prevent illness.... 3. To restore he…
A state of optimal functioning or well-being. As defined by W…
The provision of care to patients that combines both the art…
Nursing
Nursing encompasses autonomous and collaborative care of indi…
Aims of Nursing
1. To promote health.... 2. To prevent illness.... 3. To restore he…
Introduction to Nursing Pharmacology-Chapter 5
Measuring Systems
Common Conversions--Metric : Household
Oral Dosage Calculation
Parenteral Dosage Calculation
Metric, Apothecary, Household
1 kg = 2.2#... 454 g = 1#... 4-5 mL = 1 tsp... 15 mL = 1 T... 30 mL = 1 o…
(Amount available)/(One pill) = (Amount prescribed)/ (Dose or…
(Amount available)/(Volume available) = (Amount prescribed)/(…
Measuring Systems
Metric, Apothecary, Household
Common Conversions--Metric : Household
1 kg = 2.2#... 454 g = 1#... 4-5 mL = 1 tsp... 15 mL = 1 T... 30 mL = 1 o…
7 terms
Introduction to Nursing / Chapter 2
Theory
Concepts
Quantitative Research
Qualitative Research
A group of concepts that describe a PATTERN OF REALITY
Abstract impressions organized into SYMBOLS OF REALITY... object…
Descriptive- describing concepts and identifying relationship…
Phenomenology- Describe experiences as they are lived by the…
Theory
A group of concepts that describe a PATTERN OF REALITY
Concepts
Abstract impressions organized into SYMBOLS OF REALITY... object…
105 terms
Introduction to Professional Nursing Midterm
Nursing work undertaken by these three…
credentialing
licensure
two types of licensure
unlicensed aides/workers... practical nurses... registered nurses
clearance of an individual by an authority of some kind
a type of credentialing that involves the government or a qua…
practice protection and license protection
Nursing work undertaken by these three…
unlicensed aides/workers... practical nurses... registered nurses
credentialing
clearance of an individual by an authority of some kind
Chapter 1: Introduction to Nursing
Health
Licensure
Nurse Practice Act
Nursing
State of optimal functioning or well-being
To be given a license to practice nursing in a state or provi…
...
...
Health
State of optimal functioning or well-being
Licensure
To be given a license to practice nursing in a state or provi…
46 terms
Introduction to nutrition nursing
Rolse of nurse
Nutrition
Nutrients
Water
Health educator/ counselor... Advocate... Coach... Supporter
What a person eats & how the body uses it. Fuel
Organic & inorganic chemicals found in food
Flushes out toxins, keeps you hydrated
Rolse of nurse
Health educator/ counselor... Advocate... Coach... Supporter
Nutrition
What a person eats & how the body uses it. Fuel
23 terms
Chapter 1 (Introduction to Nursing)
health
licensure
nurse practice act
nursing
state of optimal functioning or well-being
to be given a license to practice nursing in a state or provi…
law established to regulate nursing practice
profession that focuses on the holistic person receiving heal…
health
state of optimal functioning or well-being
licensure
to be given a license to practice nursing in a state or provi…
19 terms
Introduction to Nursing Medication Checkoff
Intradermal Injection degree
Intradermal Needle gauge
Intradermal Needle length
Intradermal needle locations for shots
5-15 degrees
25-27 g
0.25'- 0.5' (1/4-1/2)
Forearm (think TB or allergy shots)
Intradermal Injection degree
5-15 degrees
Intradermal Needle gauge
25-27 g
Introduction to Nursing Research
Research results
Personal experiences and client values
Method for accessing published informa…
Quality improvement data and integrate…
One of the primary foundations for evidence-based nursing pra…
Within the process of providing evidence-based nursing care,…
As a novice nurse on a medical-surgical hospital unit, you do…
Evidence comes in many forms. Examples of the data that could…
Research results
One of the primary foundations for evidence-based nursing pra…
Personal experiences and client values
Within the process of providing evidence-based nursing care,…
Chapter 1: Introduction to Nursing
Determine punishments that can be appl…
Aims of Nursing as they interrelate to…
To Promote Health
WHO
Can be denied, revoked, or suspended for professional miscond…
To Promote Health, Preventing Illness, Restoring Health, Faci…
Identify, analyze and maximizing each patients individual str…
Ones health includes physical, social, and mental components…
Determine punishments that can be appl…
Can be denied, revoked, or suspended for professional miscond…
Aims of Nursing as they interrelate to…
To Promote Health, Preventing Illness, Restoring Health, Faci…
Introduction to Nursing Research
Research results
Personal experiences and client values
Method for accessing published informa…
Quality improvement data and integrate…
One of the primary foundations for evidence-based nursing pra…
Within the process of providing evidence-based nursing care,…
As a novice nurse on a medical-surgical hospital unit, you do…
Evidence comes in many forms. Examples of the data that could…
Research results
One of the primary foundations for evidence-based nursing pra…
Personal experiences and client values
Within the process of providing evidence-based nursing care,…
36 terms
Introduction to Nursing #2
What is a nursing
Importance of nursing history
SCIENCE
ART
- Profession assisting individual, families, and communities…
- sense of professional identify... - useful methodological rese…
= knowledge base for the care that is given
= skilled application of that knowledge to help others achiev…
What is a nursing
- Profession assisting individual, families, and communities…
Importance of nursing history
- sense of professional identify... - useful methodological rese…
30 terms
Introduction to Perioperative Nursing
Phases of the surgical experience
Perioperative
Preoperative
What phase is the period that is used…
*Preoperative... *Intraoperative... *Postoperative
*Begins when the patient is informed of the need for surgery;…
*Begins when the patient is informed of the need for surgery…
Preoperative... Can be lengthy if elective or brief if urgent s…
Phases of the surgical experience
*Preoperative... *Intraoperative... *Postoperative
Perioperative
*Begins when the patient is informed of the need for surgery;…
11 terms
Introduction to nursing Vocabulary List
assessment
critical thinking
enviroment
evidence-based practice
the collection of data about an individual's health state
simultaneously problem solving while self-improving one's own…
the total of all the conditions and elements that make up the…
a systemic approach emphasizing the best research evidence, t…
assessment
the collection of data about an individual's health state
critical thinking
simultaneously problem solving while self-improving one's own…
Introduction to Pediatric Nursing
What is Health?
Pediatrics: Surface Area
Pediatrics: Fontanels and Sutures
Pediatrics: Tongue
health is a state of complete physical, mental, and social we…
body surface area large for weight, makes infants susceptible…
anterior fontanels and open sutures palpable up to about 18 m…
Tongue large relative to small nasal and oral airway passages
What is Health?
health is a state of complete physical, mental, and social we…
Pediatrics: Surface Area
body surface area large for weight, makes infants susceptible…
Introduction to nursing highlights review for final
Health
Nursing
Contribution's of Florence Nightingale
Florence Nightingale
is a state of complete physical, mental, and social well-bein…
Is a blend of science and art.
ID personal needs of patient and role of nurse meeting those…
Defined nursing as both art and science differentiated, nursi…
Health
is a state of complete physical, mental, and social well-bein…
Nursing
Is a blend of science and art.
Exam 1: Introduction to Nursing Research
Research
Evidence Based Practice (EBP)
Quality Improvement (QI)
Quantitative Research
The systematic, logical, and empirical inquiry into the possi…
The conscious and judicious use of the current "best" evidenc…
The systematic use of data to monitor the outcomes of care pr…
The process of testing relationships, differences, and cause…
Research
The systematic, logical, and empirical inquiry into the possi…
Evidence Based Practice (EBP)
The conscious and judicious use of the current "best" evidenc…
53 terms
Chapter 1: Introduction to Nursing
Health
Licensure
Nurse Practice Act
Nursing
State of optimal functioning or well-being
To be given a license to practice nursing in a state or provi…
Law established to regulate nursing practice
Profession that focuses on the holistic person receiving heal…
Health
State of optimal functioning or well-being
Licensure
To be given a license to practice nursing in a state or provi…
Introduction to Nursing - CH 1
Who is Florence Nightingale?
What is the ANA?
What are the 4 broad aims of nursing p…
What competencies are used to meet the…
Said to be "the founder of nursing". During 19th century bega…
American Nursing Association
1. to promote health... 2. to prevent illness... 3. to restore heal…
cognitive, technical, interpersonal, ethical/legal
Who is Florence Nightingale?
Said to be "the founder of nursing". During 19th century bega…
What is the ANA?
American Nursing Association
Fundamentals of Nursing Chapter 1: Introduction to Nursing
Describe the historic background of nu…
Describe the definitions of nursing.
Describe the status of nursing as a pr…
Explain the aims of nursing as they in…
...
...
...
...
Describe the historic background of nu…
...
Describe the definitions of nursing.
...
17 terms
NURSING THEORY CH 1 INTRODUCTION TO NURSING
Contributors to the foundation of nurs…
Linda Richards
Florence Nightingale
Harriet Tubman
Florence Nightingale, Harriet Tubman, Linda Richards
first trained nurse in the US.
regarded as the founder of modern nursing
a nurse and abolitionist, active in the under ground railroad
Contributors to the foundation of nurs…
Florence Nightingale, Harriet Tubman, Linda Richards
Linda Richards
first trained nurse in the US.
25 terms
Drugs and medications (Introduction to Nursing)
Acyclovir
Albuterol Inhaler
Alendronate
Allopurinol
-Brand Name: Zovirax... -Indications: Antiviral against Chicken…
-Brand Name: ProAir HFA... -Indications: Beta-2 Agonist for bron…
-Brand Name: Biosto, Fosamax, Fosamax Plus D... -Indications: Bi…
-Brand Name: Lopurin, Zyloprim... -Indications: Antigout and pre…
Acyclovir
-Brand Name: Zovirax... -Indications: Antiviral against Chicken…
Albuterol Inhaler
-Brand Name: ProAir HFA... -Indications: Beta-2 Agonist for bron…
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