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Med Terms medical and patient care
ccu
ecu
er
icu
cardiac care unit
emergency care unit
emergency room
intensive care unit
ccu
cardiac care unit
ecu
emergency care unit
Medical care facilities and patient care
CCU
ECU
ER
ICU
Coronary care unit
emergency care unit
emergency room
intensive care unit
CCU
Coronary care unit
ECU
emergency care unit
21 terms
Medical Record - Patient Care
BRP
CP
DC, D/C
ETOH
bathroom privileges
chest pain
discharge, discontinue
ethyl alcohol
BRP
bathroom privileges
CP
chest pain
38 terms
Med Term-Medical Facilities and Patient Care Abbreviations
CCU
ECU
ER
ICU
coronary (cardiac) care unit
Emergency care unit
Emergency room
Intensive care unit
CCU
coronary (cardiac) care unit
ECU
Emergency care unit
43 terms
MED TERM: Medical Facilities and Patient Care
CCU
ECU
ER
ICU
coronary/cardiac care unit
emergency care unit
emergency room
intensive care unit
CCU
coronary/cardiac care unit
ECU
emergency care unit
Med. Term- Medical Facilities and Patient Care Abbreviations
CCU
ECU
ER
ICU
Coronary (cardiac) care unit
Emergency care unit
Emergency room
Intensive care unit
CCU
Coronary (cardiac) care unit
ECU
Emergency care unit
31 terms
Medical Care of the Transgender Patient
MAKE SURE TO DO THE ...
Terminology
what percent of transgender individual…
what is the definition of gender ident…
REQUIRED READING
41%
the gender that one believes they are
MAKE SURE TO DO THE ...
REQUIRED READING
Terminology
18 terms
Patient Care - Medical Terminology
provider
patient
intake
inpatient
a professional person, group, or organization that delivers h…
an individual who required medical attention
the process by which patients enter the care of a medical fac…
a medical designation that indicates that a patient is receiv…
provider
a professional person, group, or organization that delivers h…
patient
an individual who required medical attention
27 terms
Medical Patient Care Vocabulary
Microorganisms
Asepsis
Medical Asepsis
Surgical Asepsis
minute living bodies that cannot be seen by the naked eye; th…
germ-free
reducing the number and the spread of germs from one person t…
making and keeping objects and areas free from germs; keeping…
Microorganisms
minute living bodies that cannot be seen by the naked eye; th…
Asepsis
germ-free
104 terms
Patient Care Medical Terms Exam 3
abort
acanth
acoust
acro
to miscarry
thorn
hearing
extremity
abort
to miscarry
acanth
thorn
149 terms
Patient Care Medical Terminology
Adipose
azotemia
cholelithiasis
cystoscopy
fat; is a connective tissue made up of adipose cells
excess nitrogenous bodies in the blood as a result of kidney…
production of gallstones
the use of a cytoscope to examine the bladder
Adipose
fat; is a connective tissue made up of adipose cells
azotemia
excess nitrogenous bodies in the blood as a result of kidney…
20 terms
Patient care fundamentals medical term week 6
Proct/o
Psych/o
Pulm/o
Py/o
Anus, rectum
Mind, mental progress
Lungs
Pus
Proct/o
Anus, rectum
Psych/o
Mind, mental progress
62 terms
Patient care medical abbreviations
abd
ac
bid
BP
abdomen
before meals
twice a day
blood pressure
abd
abdomen
ac
before meals
54 terms
Patient Care ( Medical Emergencies)
Ventricular septal defect
Coarctation of the aorta
Atrial septal defect
patent ductus arteriosus
a congenital heart condition characterized by a hole in the i…
a narrowing or constriction of the aorta.
a small hole (the remnant of the fetal foramen ovale) in the…
The ductus arteriosus is a short fetal blood vessel connectin…
Ventricular septal defect
a congenital heart condition characterized by a hole in the i…
Coarctation of the aorta
a narrowing or constriction of the aorta.
30 terms
Patient Care medication
Generic medications are usually:
Drugs given before surgery and certain…
When a patient has an adverse response…
The term excretion refers to the:
The same as, but less expensive than, proprietary medications
Anticholinergics
Synergistic
Elimination of drugs from the body after they have been metab…
Generic medications are usually:
The same as, but less expensive than, proprietary medications
Drugs given before surgery and certain…
Anticholinergics
115 terms
Patient care Medical Terms Exam 4
Myel
AC, IC
Algia
Centesis
Spinal Cord
Pertaining to
Pain
Puncture
Myel
Spinal Cord
AC, IC
Pertaining to
38 terms
Med Term - Medical Facilities and Patient Care Abbreviations
CCU
ECU
ER
ICU
coronary (cardiac) care unit
emergency care unit
emergency room
intensive care unit
CCU
coronary (cardiac) care unit
ECU
emergency care unit
20 terms
Patient care fundamentals medical term week 5
Myel/o
Nephr/o
Ocul/o
Ophthalm/o
Marrow of spinal cord
Kidney
Eye
Eye
Myel/o
Marrow of spinal cord
Nephr/o
Kidney
40 terms
patient care: medical emergencies
Compensatory shock stage
Progressive shock stage
Irreversible stage
What is an Emergency?
restlessness, apprehension, general anxiety, vital sign... chang…
falling blood pressure, increased heart rate (usually >... 150 b…
irreparable damage to organs. Blood pressure remains low,... ext…
An emergency is an acute situation and a sudden or... unexpected…
Compensatory shock stage
restlessness, apprehension, general anxiety, vital sign... chang…
Progressive shock stage
falling blood pressure, increased heart rate (usually >... 150 b…
39 terms
Patient Care Medical Emergencies
Angioneurotic edema
Anuria
Glucagon
Hypovolemia
allergic reaction; fluid shifts into intracellular spaces
without pee, decreased urination when in shock
hormone that the pancreas secretes
low volume of blood
Angioneurotic edema
allergic reaction; fluid shifts into intracellular spaces
Anuria
without pee, decreased urination when in shock
66 terms
Patient Care- Medical Emergencies
What are the 3 categories of emergenci…
Reasons for Increasing Number of Emerg…
Stages of Emergency Medicine in Dentis…
What factors are used in the preventio…
Category 1 Minor (Simple faint)... Category 2 Intermediate (Tre…
o Increase in older population... o Advances in medicine... • Surgi…
Prevention... Preparation... Recognition ... Management
o VITAL SIGNS... -Blood pressure 120/80... -Heart rate & rhythm 60…
What are the 3 categories of emergenci…
Category 1 Minor (Simple faint)... Category 2 Intermediate (Tre…
Reasons for Increasing Number of Emerg…
o Increase in older population... o Advances in medicine... • Surgi…
22 terms
The Medical Record: Patient Care
BRP
CP
DC D/C
ETOH
Bathroom privileges
Chest pain
Discharge/Discontinue
Ethyl alcohol
BRP
Bathroom privileges
CP
Chest pain
32 terms
Medical Terminology- Patient Care
provider
patient
intake
inpatient
a professional person, group, or organization that delivers h…
an individual who requires medical attention
the process by which patients enter the care of a medical fac…
a medical designation that indicates that a patient is receiv…
provider
a professional person, group, or organization that delivers h…
patient
an individual who requires medical attention
31 terms
Medical Care of the Transgender Patient
MAKE SURE TO DO THE ...
Terminology
what percent of transgender individual…
what is the definition of gender ident…
REQUIRED READING
41%
the gender that one believes they are
MAKE SURE TO DO THE ...
REQUIRED READING
Terminology
Medical Emergencies (patient care)
What have PADs caused?
What are the 2 types of head injuries?
Diastatic Fracture
Halo Sign
a reduction in the number of deaths caused my heart attacks
open and closed fractures
where a baby's skull sutures widen
yellowish tinge around a bloody spot. It is cerebral spinal f…
What have PADs caused?
a reduction in the number of deaths caused my heart attacks
What are the 2 types of head injuries?
open and closed fractures
38 terms
Medical Facilities and Patient Care
CCU
ECU
ER
ICU
coronary (cardiac) cvare unit
emergency care unit
emergency room
intensive care unit
CCU
coronary (cardiac) cvare unit
ECU
emergency care unit
38 terms
Medical Facilities and Patient Care
CCU
ECU
ER
ICU
coronary (cardiac) care unit
emergency care unit
emergency room
intensive care unit
CCU
coronary (cardiac) care unit
ECU
emergency care unit
48 terms
Chapter 5 (medical techniques and patient care)
Patient focused care (PFC)
Patient's Bill of Rights
Patients Bill of rights cont'd (patien…
Affordable Care Act
represents a national movement to recapture the respect and g…
Principles developed in 1973 by the American hospital associa…
-making sure a copy of their written advance directives (if t…
-An expansion of medicaid, most of employers must provide hea…
Patient focused care (PFC)
represents a national movement to recapture the respect and g…
Patient's Bill of Rights
Principles developed in 1973 by the American hospital associa…
190 terms
Patient Care: Medical Terminology
aden(o)
angi(o)
brachi(o)
bronch(i)(o)
gland
vessel
arm
bronchus
aden(o)
gland
angi(o)
vessel
149 terms
Patient Care Medical Terminology
Adipose
azotemia
cholelithiasis
cystoscopy
fat; is a connective tissue made up of adipose cells
excess nitrogenous bodies in the blood as a result of kidney…
production of gallstones
the use of a cytoscope to examine the bladder
Adipose
fat; is a connective tissue made up of adipose cells
azotemia
excess nitrogenous bodies in the blood as a result of kidney…
39 terms
Patient Care Medications
Adrenergic's (Vasoconstrictor)
Adrenergic Blocking Agents
Analgesics
Anesthetics
epinephrine (Adrenaline)... ephedrine (Isuprel)... Effect- stimulat…
clonidine (Catapres)... prazosin (Minipress)... effect- block produ…
acetaminophen (Tylenol)... Aspirin- blood thinner ... ibuprofen (Ad…
thiopental sodium (Pentothal) and nitrous oxide ... effect- prom…
Adrenergic's (Vasoconstrictor)
epinephrine (Adrenaline)... ephedrine (Isuprel)... Effect- stimulat…
Adrenergic Blocking Agents
clonidine (Catapres)... prazosin (Minipress)... effect- block produ…
34 terms
Medical Care Facilities/Patient Care
CCU
ECU
ER
ICU
Coronary care unit
Emergency care unit
Emergency room
Intensive care unit
CCU
Coronary care unit
ECU
Emergency care unit
15 terms
Patient Care (Medical Emergencies)
Swan-Ganz catheter
emphysema
Pneumoconiosis
Empyema
-a specific type of IV catheter used to measure the pumping a…
Overdistention of the alveoli with air
condition of the lungs characterized by particulate matter ha…
pus in the thoracic cavity
Swan-Ganz catheter
-a specific type of IV catheter used to measure the pumping a…
emphysema
Overdistention of the alveoli with air
47 terms
Med Term: T1 Medical Facilities and Patient Care Abbreviations
CCU
ECU
ER
ICU
coronary (cardiac) care unit
emergency care unit
emergency room
Intensive care unit
CCU
coronary (cardiac) care unit
ECU
emergency care unit
Medical Emergencies (patient care)
What have PADs caused?
What are the 2 types of head injuries?
Diastatic Fracture
Halo Sign
a reduction in the number of deaths caused my heart attacks
open and closed fractures
where a baby's skull sutures widen
yellowish tinge around a bloody spot. It is cerebral spinal f…
What have PADs caused?
a reduction in the number of deaths caused my heart attacks
What are the 2 types of head injuries?
open and closed fractures
100 terms
Medical Terminology Patient Care
ab-
ad-
anti-
dia-
away, abducton
towards, adduction
against, antigravity
through, diarrhea
ab-
away, abducton
ad-
towards, adduction
70 terms
Patient Care - Medications
Adrenergics (vasoconstrictors) - 1
Analgesics/Anesthetic - 9
Antianxiety - 3
Anticoagulants - 5
Stimulates the sympathetic nervous system, causing relaxation…
Relieves pain, promotes loss of feeling or sensation. acetami…
Blocks stimulation in the limbic and cortical systems of the…
Inhibit the clotting mechanism of the blood; used to keep IV…
Adrenergics (vasoconstrictors) - 1
Stimulates the sympathetic nervous system, causing relaxation…
Analgesics/Anesthetic - 9
Relieves pain, promotes loss of feeling or sensation. acetami…
41 terms
Medical Facilities and Patient Care Abbreviations
CCU
ECU
ER
ICU
coronary (cardiac) care unit
emergency care unit
emergency room
intensive care unit
CCU
coronary (cardiac) care unit
ECU
emergency care unit
34 terms
Patient Care: Medical Emergencies
Sign
Symptom
Types of Seizures
Grand Mal (tonic-clonic) Seizure
observable by another pereson
experienced by the patient only
•grand mal (tonic-clonic)... •petit mal (absence)... •partial (focal)
•preceded by an aura - pt. knows it's going to happen... •loss o…
Sign
observable by another pereson
Symptom
experienced by the patient only
11 terms
medical abbreviations- patient care
NPO
ROM
HOB
AMB
nothing by mouth
range of motion
head of bead
ambulate or gait
NPO
nothing by mouth
ROM
range of motion
124 terms
Patient Care Medical Terminology
Adipose
azotemia
cholelithiasis
cystoscopy
fat; is a connective tissue made up of adipose cells
excess nitrogenous bodies in the blood as a result of kidney…
production of gallstones
the use of a cytoscope to examine the bladder
Adipose
fat; is a connective tissue made up of adipose cells
azotemia
excess nitrogenous bodies in the blood as a result of kidney…
18 terms
Hospital Patient Care (Medical)
observation
Feeding
H/D (diet types)
W/D (diet types)
-eating, drinking, Vommiting, Diarrhea, Coughing, Sneezing... -b…
-NPO - nothing per os (nothing by mouth)
heart disease - low sodium
Diabetes - no sugar
observation
-eating, drinking, Vommiting, Diarrhea, Coughing, Sneezing... -b…
Feeding
-NPO - nothing per os (nothing by mouth)
35 terms
Medical care fac. Patient care
CCU
ECU
ER
ICU
Cardiac care unit
Emergency care unit
Emergency room
Intensive care unit
CCU
Cardiac care unit
ECU
Emergency care unit
21 terms
Medical Care of the Adolescent Patient
Most contact with adolescent patients
Adolescence
Demographics of Adolescence
Most likely reason for death in adoles…
Pre-participation exams
Period of intense physical, emotional and spiritual change be…
Decreasing slowly as percentage of population... More live in po…
Pregnancy, Injury, Mental Health
Most contact with adolescent patients
Pre-participation exams
Adolescence
Period of intense physical, emotional and spiritual change be…
46 terms
Foundations of Patient Care: Medical History
components of a patient history
what are the phases of patient care?
why do we examine the systemic phase?
accute
Demographic data... Chief concern and history ... Medical history…
systemic... acute... disease control... definitive... maintenance
Recognize symptoms and signs of undiagnosed systemic phase an…
is it an emergency? (ER RCT)
components of a patient history
Demographic data... Chief concern and history ... Medical history…
what are the phases of patient care?
systemic... acute... disease control... definitive... maintenance
Patient Care Chapter 9 Medical Emergencies - Key Terms
Anaphylaxis
Bradycardia
Bronchospasm
Diaphoresis
The result of an exaggerated hypersensitivity reaction; an al…
an abnormal circulatory condition in which the heart beats in…
Contraction of smooth muscles in the walls of the bronchi and…
Profuse sweating, heavy perspiration
Anaphylaxis
The result of an exaggerated hypersensitivity reaction; an al…
Bradycardia
an abnormal circulatory condition in which the heart beats in…
29 terms
Patient care - Chapter 20 Medical Emergencies
Aura
2-List the objectives of first aid
3-List general priorities in working w…
4-Explain the purpose of an emergency…
subjective sensation or motor phenomenon that precedes and ma…
preserving life... avoiding further harm to patient... obtaining ap…
*ensure an open airway... *control bleeding... *take measures to pr…
**A wheeled container of equipment and drugs typically requir…
Aura
subjective sensation or motor phenomenon that precedes and ma…
2-List the objectives of first aid
preserving life... avoiding further harm to patient... obtaining ap…
42 terms
Patient care medication administration
What is pharmacology?
T/F venipuncture falls in the scope of…
Chemical vs generic vs trade
What are the 2 types of drug action we…
The study of drug actions and interactions within a living or…
True says ASRT
Chemical is the actual structure, generic is what the scienti…
Onset of action ... Duration of action
What is pharmacology?
The study of drug actions and interactions within a living or…
T/F venipuncture falls in the scope of…
True says ASRT
16 terms
Patient Care Medication Safety
Patient Safety
Medication Safety
The Six Rights of Medication Safety
Medication Error
Avoidance, prevention and amelioration of adverse... outcomes or…
Avoidance, prevention and amelioration of adverse... outcomes or…
1. Right Patient... 2. Right Medication... 3. Right Dose... 4. Right R…
Preventable event that may cause or lead to... inappropriate med…
Patient Safety
Avoidance, prevention and amelioration of adverse... outcomes or…
Medication Safety
Avoidance, prevention and amelioration of adverse... outcomes or…
17 terms
Medical Care of the Transgender Patient
what percent of transgender individual…
what is the definition of gender ident…
what is the definition of sexual orien…
what is the definition of gender dysph…
41%
the gender that one believes they are
who you are interested in sexually
discomfort or distress that is caused by a discrepancy betwee…
what percent of transgender individual…
41%
what is the definition of gender ident…
the gender that one believes they are
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