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51 terms
Medical nursing: Disease Diagnosis
CHF-Congested Heart Failure
Canine Dilated Cardiomyopathy
Feline Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy
Upper Respiratory Infection
-Radiographs... -Cardiomegaly ... -Pulmonary edema... -Ascites... -He…
-Radiographs... -Cardiomegaly... -Ascites, pulmonary edema... -Pleu…
-Radiographs... -EKG... -Ultrasound... -Blood panel... -Many times shows…
-Radiographs... -Blood panel... -Cultures
CHF-Congested Heart Failure
-Radiographs... -Cardiomegaly ... -Pulmonary edema... -Ascites... -He…
Canine Dilated Cardiomyopathy
-Radiographs... -Cardiomegaly... -Ascites, pulmonary edema... -Pleu…
8 terms
Medical Nursing EKG
Lead I
Lead II
Lead III
Lead AvR
Right arm to left arm
Right arm to left leg
Left arm to left leg
Right arm to left leg and arm
Lead I
Right arm to left arm
Lead II
Right arm to left leg
108 terms
Nursing/medical combining forms
abdomin(o)
albumin(o)
amni(o)
angio(o)
abdomen
albumin
amnion, fetal membrane
vessel
abdomin(o)
abdomen
albumin(o)
albumin
40 terms
Medical nursing ferrets
Diet
Active when?
Housing
Reproduction
True carnivore, high protein, high fat, cat food can work, co…
Nocturnal
Cage, will burrow and damage house
Serially mature at 8-12 months, seasonally polyestrus (March…
Diet
True carnivore, high protein, high fat, cat food can work, co…
Active when?
Nocturnal
40 terms
Medical nursing musculoskeletal
General symptoms
General diagnostics
Types of fractures
Fracture diagnosis
Pain, limping, atrophy
Palpation, radiographs, isotope bone scan, biopsy, blood prof…
Comminuted, compound, epiphyseal (Salture-Harris), greenstick…
Palpation, radiography
General symptoms
Pain, limping, atrophy
General diagnostics
Palpation, radiographs, isotope bone scan, biopsy, blood prof…
164 terms
Nursing 2000 Medical terminology
brunch/o
laryng/o
nas/o
rhin/o
bronchius
larynx
nose
nose
brunch/o
bronchius
laryng/o
larynx
33 terms
Medical nursing gastrointestinal
GI general symptoms
GI general diagnostic tests
Gastritis etiology
Gastritis clinical signs
Dysphagia, vomiting, regurgitation, diarrhea, icterus, PU/PD,…
Blood panel (leukocytes, pancreas, liver, trypsin-like immuno…
Infection, toxins (ethylene glycol, lead, arsenic, plants, fe…
Vomiting, anorexia, salivating, abdominal pain, melena, polyd…
GI general symptoms
Dysphagia, vomiting, regurgitation, diarrhea, icterus, PU/PD,…
GI general diagnostic tests
Blood panel (leukocytes, pancreas, liver, trypsin-like immuno…
22 terms
Medical Nursing: Ferrets
Physical exam of ferrets
Reproduction
Life span
Vaccines
Temp: 96-103 F... HR: 260-300 bpm... RR: 70-120 bpm
Gestation: 41 days... Litter size: 5-15 (avg 8)
8-10 yrs
-Canine distemper: MLV start 6-10 weeks then booster 3-4 week…
Physical exam of ferrets
Temp: 96-103 F... HR: 260-300 bpm... RR: 70-120 bpm
Reproduction
Gestation: 41 days... Litter size: 5-15 (avg 8)
249 terms
Nursing Skills Medical Terminology
a-, an-
ab-
abdomino-
-ad
without, away from, not
from, away from, negative, absent
abdomen
toward, in direction of
a-, an-
without, away from, not
ab-
from, away from, negative, absent
43 terms
Medical- Surgical Nursing: 6
Normal flora... : prevents the most harmf…
infection :... Disease is one possible o…
communicable
Factors that Influence Infectious Dise…
microorganisms that normally exist in the body and provide na…
the presence and growth of pathogenic microorganisms, in a su…
(can be passed from one person to another directly, through t…
Risk of exposure is influenced by the lifestyle, occupation,…
Normal flora... : prevents the most harmf…
microorganisms that normally exist in the body and provide na…
infection :... Disease is one possible o…
the presence and growth of pathogenic microorganisms, in a su…
23 terms
Nursing 112 Parenteral Medications
Parenteral
Needles
When administering parenteral injectio…
Cleansing the skin before and injection
-Means outside the intestines or alimentary canal... -Go into th…
-Needle length depends on route of admin... -Gauge refers to dia…
-Surgical asepsis
-Cleanse the skin with alcohol or another antimicrobial in a…
Parenteral
-Means outside the intestines or alimentary canal... -Go into th…
Needles
-Needle length depends on route of admin... -Gauge refers to dia…
16 terms
Medical Spanish for nurses - Greetings /presentaciones
Soy la enfermera Juana Pérez. Mucho gu…
¿Cómo se llama usted?
¿Prefiere usted o tú?
Soy Mary, su enfermera.
I am the nurse Juana Pérez, nice to meet you.
What is your name (formal)?
Do you prefer to be address with usted or tú?/formal or infor…
I am Mary, your nurse.
Soy la enfermera Juana Pérez. Mucho gu…
I am the nurse Juana Pérez, nice to meet you.
¿Cómo se llama usted?
What is your name (formal)?
18 terms
Nursing 1 Medical records
Primary Purpose of medical records
Secondary Purpose of Medical Records
Patient Records: Letter size folders
Patient Records: Card files
Excellent medical care: Identify patient, previous diagnostic…
Supports business and legal activities: verifies billing, inc…
Each patient has its own folder. color coded tabs help with o…
*Outdated. Index card used to conserve space and cost. Cards…
Primary Purpose of medical records
Excellent medical care: Identify patient, previous diagnostic…
Secondary Purpose of Medical Records
Supports business and legal activities: verifies billing, inc…
78 terms
Medical Surgical Nursing Ch 50
Pathophysiology and Etiology of Acrome…
hyperplasia
Gigantism
Assessment findings S/S of gigantism
over secretion of the GH (growth hormone), also known as soma…
hypergenesis, an increase in the amount of organic tissue tha…
over secretion of GH before puberty abnormally great developm…
-Course features; huge lower jaw, thick lips, thickened tongu…
Pathophysiology and Etiology of Acrome…
over secretion of the GH (growth hormone), also known as soma…
hyperplasia
hypergenesis, an increase in the amount of organic tissue tha…
Nursing Assistant Medical Abbreviations
A.C.
ABD
AD LIB
ADL's
Before Meals
Abdomen
As desired
Activities of daily living
A.C.
Before Meals
ABD
Abdomen
14 terms
Medical Nursing: Toxicology
Metaldehyde toxicity (snail bait)
Treatment of Metaldehyde toxicity
Organophosphate toxicity (insecticide)
Treatment of Organophosphate toxicity
Effects neuromuscular junctions to cause muscle tremors and s…
-Induce vomiting: Apomorphine or Xylazine for cats ... -Gastric…
Inhibits acetlycholinesterase activity at neuromuscular junct…
-Remove toxin: topical=bath, ingestion= emesis or gastric lav…
Metaldehyde toxicity (snail bait)
Effects neuromuscular junctions to cause muscle tremors and s…
Treatment of Metaldehyde toxicity
-Induce vomiting: Apomorphine or Xylazine for cats ... -Gastric…
66 terms
Medical Abbreviations/Terminology for Nursing
a.c.
ad lib
amp
amt
before meals
as desired; freely
ampule
amount
a.c.
before meals
ad lib
as desired; freely
Nursing Assistant Medical Terminology
abd
a.c.
ADL
Ad lib
abdomen
before meals
activities of daily living
as desired
abd
abdomen
a.c.
before meals
Nursing-104-Medication Administration
unit dose:
intradermal:
intramuscular:
intravenous:
A prescribed amount of medication dispensed at a specified time
Involving administration of a medication into the dermis loca…
Involving administration of a medication into the muscle laye…
Involving administration of fluid or medication within a vein
unit dose:
A prescribed amount of medication dispensed at a specified time
intradermal:
Involving administration of a medication into the dermis loca…
73 terms
Nursing medical terminology
ad
ab
andro
ansio
increase, toward
away from
male
unequal
ad
increase, toward
ab
away from
16 terms
Medical - Surgical Nursing: 7
pain and its management
endorphins
acute pain
chronic pain
look at pain as.."pieces of pain." The more intense the pain,…
substances produced by the body (endogenous morphine) that at…
of recent onset, lasting less than 6 months
lasting months or years
pain and its management
look at pain as.."pieces of pain." The more intense the pain,…
endorphins
substances produced by the body (endogenous morphine) that at…
93 terms
Nursing 310 Medications
Chemical name
Generic name
Official name
Trade name
identifies drug's atomic and molecular structure
assigned by the manufacturer that first develops the drug
name by which the drug is identified in official publications…
brand name copyrighted by the company that sells the drug
Chemical name
identifies drug's atomic and molecular structure
Generic name
assigned by the manufacturer that first develops the drug
122 terms
Medical Terms for Nursing Majors
ac
ax
BP
Bx
acute
axillary
blood pressure
biopsy
ac
acute
ax
axillary
54 terms
Medical Terminology for Nursing Assessment
Crepitus
Diaphragmatic excursion
Dyspnea
Hemoptysis
crackling sensation with palpation
distance that the diaphragm moves with inhalation
Shortness of breath
sputum with blood
Crepitus
crackling sensation with palpation
Diaphragmatic excursion
distance that the diaphragm moves with inhalation
54 terms
Nursing Medical Terms Suffixes
-ago
-agra
-algi
-asis, -asia, -osis, -osia, -esis, -ia…
disease
seizure (as of gout) catching
pain
state or condition of
-ago
disease
-agra
seizure (as of gout) catching
32 terms
WNMU Nursing - Medical terminology Latin Roots
Aden/o
adip/o
algia
cephhal/o
gland
fat
pain
head
Aden/o
gland
adip/o
fat
39 terms
Medical Root words-Nursing
Abdomin/o
Aden/o
Anter/o
Arteri/o
abdomen
Gland
front
artery
Abdomin/o
abdomen
Aden/o
Gland
84 terms
Nursing Medical Terms Prefixes
a-, an-
ab-
ad-
ambi-
negation, without, lack of
from, awayfrom
to, near, toward
both sides
a-, an-
negation, without, lack of
ab-
from, awayfrom
34 terms
Medical nursing emergency medicine
Principals of first aid
Problems warranting emergency
Define shock
4 types of shock
Stay calm, triage, Airway, Breathing, Circulation, shock, tra…
Trauma, profuse diarrhea, urethral obstruction, labored breat…
Hypovolemia & hypotension
Hypovolemic, endotoxic, cardiogenic, anaphylactic
Principals of first aid
Stay calm, triage, Airway, Breathing, Circulation, shock, tra…
Problems warranting emergency
Trauma, profuse diarrhea, urethral obstruction, labored breat…
Medical/ Surgical Nursing Nursing Management of Vascular Disorders
Aneurysms
Aortic dissection
Etiology and Pathophysiology of Aortic…
Thoracic aorta aneurysm
Outpouchings or dilations of the arterial wall, at least on v…
Often misnamed "dissecting aneurysm" ... Not a type of aneurysm…
Can be in more than one location: risk of rupture or clot in…
often asymptomatic... Most common manifestation... -deep diffuse c…
Aneurysms
Outpouchings or dilations of the arterial wall, at least on v…
Aortic dissection
Often misnamed "dissecting aneurysm" ... Not a type of aneurysm…
12 terms
Medical-Surgical Nursing Practice
Code of Ethics
Ethics
Client
Medical-Surgical Nursing
An established and agreed-on group of principles of conduct t…
Principles of conduct. Ethical behaviour is concerned with mo…
A term used instead of 'patient' that is based on a philosoph…
The health promotion, healthcare and illness care of adults,…
Code of Ethics
An established and agreed-on group of principles of conduct t…
Ethics
Principles of conduct. Ethical behaviour is concerned with mo…
13 terms
Nursing medical conversions
1kg
1kg
1g
1mg
1000g
2.2 lbs
1000mg
1000mcg
1kg
1000g
1kg
2.2 lbs
25 terms
Medical nursing respiratory
Upper Respiratory system general clini…
Upper Respiratory system diagnostic te…
URI etiology
URI clinical signs
Sneezing, coughing, gagging, discharge, epistaxis, dyspnea
Otoscope rhinoscopy, rhinoscopy fiber optic endoscopy, radiog…
Bacterial, viral, fungal, mycoplasma,
Sneezing, coughing, wheezing, stridor, discharge, anorexia, f…
Upper Respiratory system general clini…
Sneezing, coughing, gagging, discharge, epistaxis, dyspnea
Upper Respiratory system diagnostic te…
Otoscope rhinoscopy, rhinoscopy fiber optic endoscopy, radiog…
142 terms
Medical Surgical Nursing - Final
Polycystic kidney disease (PKD)
Kidney Cancer
Polycystic Kidney Disease
Urinary tract calculi
Polycystic kidney disease (PKD) is a common life-threatening…
Renal cell carcinoma (adenocarcinoma) is the most common type…
Polycystic kidney disease (PKD) is a common life-threatening…
The goals are that the patient with urinary tract calculi wil…
Polycystic kidney disease (PKD)
Polycystic kidney disease (PKD) is a common life-threatening…
Kidney Cancer
Renal cell carcinoma (adenocarcinoma) is the most common type…
17 terms
Medical Nursing: Emergency medicine
Causes of shock
Symptoms of shock
Treatment of shock
Causes of hemorrhage
-Decreased blood volume and pressure.... -Trauma (hypovolemic)... -…
-Pale to white mucous membranes... -Weak pulse pressure... -Hypothe…
-IV fluids... -Keep warm... - Control cause of problem... -Corticoster…
-Trauma... -Surgery... -Toxicity... -Internal organ rupture
Causes of shock
-Decreased blood volume and pressure.... -Trauma (hypovolemic)... -…
Symptoms of shock
-Pale to white mucous membranes... -Weak pulse pressure... -Hypothe…
562 terms
Medical Terminology For Nursing
the part of the word which gives the b…
The part of the word which comes befor…
The prefix is the part of the word whi…
The part of the word which comes after…
Stem
Prefix
Before
Suffix
the part of the word which gives the b…
Stem
The part of the word which comes befor…
Prefix
medical surgical nursing
The quantitative study of the distribu…
Which statement best describes the DSM…
Current information suggests that the…
A nurse's identification badge include…
epidemiology.
American psy assessment system
biological influences
we have specialized skills
The quantitative study of the distribu…
epidemiology.
Which statement best describes the DSM…
American psy assessment system
23 terms
Nursing/medical prefixes
Ab-
A-
Ad-
Ana-
away from
without
toward
excessive, again, upward
Ab-
away from
A-
without
21 terms
Nursing arts medical abbreviations
AB, ab, Ab
ABG
Abd
AC, Ac
Abortion
Arterial blood gases
Abdomen
Before meals
AB, ab, Ab
Abortion
ABG
Arterial blood gases
66 terms
Medical Surg Nursing Tips
occurs as a complication of gastric su…
side effects of dumping syndrome
Dumping Syndrome patient education
leads to indigestion and heartburn fro…
dumping syndrome
-nausea... -distention... -cramping pains... -diarrhea... within 15 min a…
-sm frequent meals... -consumption of protein and fat at each me…
Gastroesophageal reflux Disease (GERD)
occurs as a complication of gastric su…
dumping syndrome
side effects of dumping syndrome
-nausea... -distention... -cramping pains... -diarrhea... within 15 min a…
121 terms
Medical Abbreviations for Nursing
C
F
ad lib
ADL
degrees centigrade
degrees fahrenhiet
freely as desired
activities of daily living
C
degrees centigrade
F
degrees fahrenhiet
34 terms
Medical diagnoses nursing 3
Type II diabetes
Type I diabetes
Ketoacidosis
Hypoglycemia
A type of diabetes mellitus that occurs predominantly in adul…
The most common form of type 1 diabetes mellitus (DM). It is…
Acidosis due to an excess of ketone bodies. It occurs in indi…
An abnormally low level of glucose in the blood, often associ…
Type II diabetes
A type of diabetes mellitus that occurs predominantly in adul…
Type I diabetes
The most common form of type 1 diabetes mellitus (DM). It is…
18 terms
ROP Nursing Medical Terminology
Apical
Apical Pulse
Apnea
Arrhythmia
pertaining to the apex or pointed end of the heart
Pulse taken with a stethoscope and near the apex of the heart
Absence of respirations
Irregular or abnormal rhythm , usually referring to heart rhy…
Apical
pertaining to the apex or pointed end of the heart
Apical Pulse
Pulse taken with a stethoscope and near the apex of the heart
159 terms
Nursing medical surgical Cardiovascular assessment
afterload
AV node
cardiac outpur
cardiac stress test
the amount of resistance to ejection of blood... from the ventri…
located in right atrial wall near tricuspid valve
amount of blood pumped by each ventricle in liters per minute
used to evaluate function of the heart during a period of inc…
afterload
the amount of resistance to ejection of blood... from the ventri…
AV node
located in right atrial wall near tricuspid valve
104 terms
Medical terminology nursing 104
BLE
BUE
UE
LE
Bilateral lower extremities
Bilateral upper extremities
Upper extremities
Lower extremities
BLE
Bilateral lower extremities
BUE
Bilateral upper extremities
13 terms
Medical and Nursing Services
Medical Doctor(MD)
Doctor of Osteopathic(DO)
Optometrist
Podiatrist
Obtain a bachelor's degree from a university. About 4 Years.…
Treats disease/disorders, placing special emphasis on the ner…
examine eyes for vision problems and defects , prescribe corr…
Provide preventative care, diagnosis and treatment of the fee…
Medical Doctor(MD)
Obtain a bachelor's degree from a university. About 4 Years.…
Doctor of Osteopathic(DO)
Treats disease/disorders, placing special emphasis on the ner…
12 terms
Medical nursing neuro
Cranial nerve I
Cranial nerve II
Cranial nerve III
Cranial nerve IV
Olfactory
Optic
Occulomotor: pupils, PLR
Trochlear: eye movement, nystagmus
Cranial nerve I
Olfactory
Cranial nerve II
Optic
19 terms
Nursing Skills - Medical Records
Admission nursing assessment
Admission sheet
Advance directive
Case Manager
Results of nursing history and physical assessment
Legal name, identification number, insurance information, age…
legal document that expresses the patient's wish that in the…
Specialized HCP serving the patient other than the primary HCP
Admission nursing assessment
Results of nursing history and physical assessment
Admission sheet
Legal name, identification number, insurance information, age…
25 terms
Urinary System - Medical Nursing
Anatomy
Purpose
Pathologic Symptoms
1. Anuria... 2. Stranguria... 3. Oliguria... 4.…
1. Kidney... 2. Ureters... 3. Bladder... 4. Urethra... A. Penis... B. Vagina
1. Filter and dispose Nitrogen waste... 2. Acid base regulation…
1. PU / PD... 2. Vomiting and diarrhea... 3. Uremic breath... 4. Anore…
1. Not urinating... 2. Straining to urinate... 3. Diminished urine…
Anatomy
1. Kidney... 2. Ureters... 3. Bladder... 4. Urethra... A. Penis... B. Vagina
Purpose
1. Filter and dispose Nitrogen waste... 2. Acid base regulation…
107 terms
Medical Terms For Nursing Lab
antipyretic
apnea
auscultatory gap
axillary
agent that reduces fever
temporary or transient cessation of breathing
temporary disappearance of sounds usually heard over the brac…
pertaining to the axilla, the caity beneath the junction of a…
antipyretic
agent that reduces fever
apnea
temporary or transient cessation of breathing
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