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52 terms
Nursing
Acid Base Mnemonic
Anti seizure/Anticonvulsant
Hypokalemia
Metabolic Acidosis
...
Acid Base Mnemonic
Anti seizure/Anticonvulsant
...
53 terms
Nursing
theories of growth and development
freud
levels of awareness
components of the mind
freud, erikson, piaget, maslow, kohlberg
psychoanalytical theory... it has three parts: levels of awarene…
(freud)... conscious- experiences that are within immediate awar…
(freud)... id- the bodys basic primitive urges or libido... ego- re…
theories of growth and development
freud, erikson, piaget, maslow, kohlberg
freud
psychoanalytical theory... it has three parts: levels of awarene…
42 terms
nursing
During Florence NIghtingale's time, wo…
What was the first war that Florence N…
Who was Dorthea Dix?
Who was Linda Richards?
They were housewives. Women, especially of her social standin…
The Crimean War
She improved conditions for the mentally ill, Union Superinte…
First "trained nurse" and created first individual patient re…
During Florence NIghtingale's time, wo…
They were housewives. Women, especially of her social standin…
What was the first war that Florence N…
The Crimean War
nursing
Nucleus
Cell membrane
Ribosome
Nucleolus
Controls cell activity, Contains DNA—is the control center of…
A cell structure that controls which substances can enter or…
Assembles amino acids to create proteins, protein synthesis.
Found in the nucleus that makes( produces) ribosomes.
Nucleus
Controls cell activity, Contains DNA—is the control center of…
Cell membrane
A cell structure that controls which substances can enter or…
Nursing
Code of Ethics
Nursing social policy statement
Nursing scope and standards of practice
ANA
Establishes the ethical framework for RNs across all roles, l…
Conceptualizes nursing practices, describes the social contex…
Outlines expectations of the professional role of the RN
Responsible for developing scopes and standards for professio…
Code of Ethics
Establishes the ethical framework for RNs across all roles, l…
Nursing social policy statement
Conceptualizes nursing practices, describes the social contex…
219 terms
nursing
If an infectious disease can be transm…
In infectious diseases such as hepatit…
he most effective way to break the cha…
A nurse is assigned to care for a clie…
a communicable disease
the blood... The blood is a reservoir for pathogens in hepatiti…
practicing good hand hygiene
The nurse pulls up the sheet over the client's perineum for b…
If an infectious disease can be transm…
a communicable disease
In infectious diseases such as hepatit…
the blood... The blood is a reservoir for pathogens in hepatiti…
30 terms
Nursing
Jaundice
Ova and parasites
Gastroesophageal reflux disease
Peptic ulcer
(jaund)... yellowing of skin or whites of the eyes
(O&P)... microscopic exams of feces for parasites such as amebas…
(GERD)... condition in which the lower esophagel sphincter allow…
(PU)... lesion in the lining of the digestive tract
Jaundice
(jaund)... yellowing of skin or whites of the eyes
Ova and parasites
(O&P)... microscopic exams of feces for parasites such as amebas…
1,100 terms
nursing
Geriatrics
Geriatrics
Dysphagia and Other Eating Incidences…
Chronic medical conditions that influe…
Geriatrics
Geriatrics
increasing as the elder population grows.
arthritis, hypertension, heart disease, hearing impairment, m…
Geriatrics
Geriatrics
Geriatrics
Geriatrics
9 terms
nursing
atrophy
atony
contracture
syncope
wasting away of muscle cells.
decrease in muscle tone
shortening of muscle
fainting
atrophy
wasting away of muscle cells.
atony
decrease in muscle tone
469 terms
Nursing
hospice
licensed nurses
verbal, physical/mental, and sexual ab…
federal law
A health care agency or program for persons who are dying is
nursing assistants work under direction of
freedom from abuse, mistreatment, and neglect includes
the omnibus budget reconciliation act of 1987 is a
hospice
A health care agency or program for persons who are dying is
licensed nurses
nursing assistants work under direction of
14 terms
Nursing
Acetylcholine
Dopamine
norepinephrine
Extended Release
neurotransmitter produced by cholinergic neurons.... PNS- acetyl…
chemical that influences voluntary movement, learning, pleasu…
-chemical which is excitatory, its is like an adrenaline... -aff…
XL, ER, XR... capsules/ tablets filled with tiny spheres that co…
Acetylcholine
neurotransmitter produced by cholinergic neurons.... PNS- acetyl…
Dopamine
chemical that influences voluntary movement, learning, pleasu…
6 terms
nursing
stethoscope
scrubs
women
lab coat
a medical instrument for listening to the sounds generated in…
nurse clothes
Woman
A white coat worn by laboratory workers to protect day clothe…
stethoscope
a medical instrument for listening to the sounds generated in…
scrubs
nurse clothes
64 terms
Nursing
1873 Linda Richards
1879 Mary Mahoney
1882
1893 Lillian Wald & Mary Brewster
1st trained RN in US; developed nursing note
1st professionally trained African American nurse
Clara Barton- American Red Cross
Henry Street Establishment for the poor people in New York City
1873 Linda Richards
1st trained RN in US; developed nursing note
1879 Mary Mahoney
1st professionally trained African American nurse
90 terms
Nursing
Nosocomial Infection
Most accurate temperature
Normal body temperature range
Normal "standard" body temperature
Hospital acquired infection that patient acquired while hospi…
Rectal (by 1 degree)
97-99.8
98.6
Nosocomial Infection
Hospital acquired infection that patient acquired while hospi…
Most accurate temperature
Rectal (by 1 degree)
20 terms
Nursing
Fomite
Medical Asepsis
Sepsis
Asepsis
Any inanimate object to which infectious material adheres and…
preventing the spread of disease while giving care to patients
Capable of causing disease.
Free of disease causing organisms.
Fomite
Any inanimate object to which infectious material adheres and…
Medical Asepsis
preventing the spread of disease while giving care to patients
53 terms
Nursing
Sciatic
Skull
lumbar laminectomy
grimace
The longest nerve in the human body pertaining to the ischium…
Crani/o
A ___________ is performed to access the lumbar spinal cord a…
a facial expression of fear, disapproval, or pain
Sciatic
The longest nerve in the human body pertaining to the ischium…
Skull
Crani/o
nursing
Pavalkos work?
What organization identifies an associ…
What is the earliest law governing the…
Know Dorothea Dix
8 categories as criteria to determine occupation.... 1. work is…
ANA
Code of Hammurabi... regulation of sanitation and public health.
human Care for the mentally ill. also in criminal in person,…
Pavalkos work?
8 categories as criteria to determine occupation.... 1. work is…
What organization identifies an associ…
ANA
Nursing
ambulate
body alignment
chemical restraint
conracture
to walk
position of a human body in which the body can properly funct…
use of medications to control behavior
permanent shortening or contraction of a shortening or contra…
ambulate
to walk
body alignment
position of a human body in which the body can properly funct…
58 terms
Nursing
mary mahoney
floerence nightengale
Elizabeth Hampton Robb
jean watson
first black nurse
Nosocomial Infections and spirituality ; first practicing epi…
First president of ANA
caring
mary mahoney
first black nurse
floerence nightengale
Nosocomial Infections and spirituality ; first practicing epi…
39 terms
nursing
curry comb
thinning shears
straight shears
curved shears
curry comb
thinning shears
52 terms
Nursing
Acid Base Mnemonic
Anti seizure/Anticonvulsant
Hypokalemia
Metabolic Acidosis
...
Acid Base Mnemonic
Anti seizure/Anticonvulsant
...
Nursing
circulation
respiratory system
labs value
fluid intracellular
The movement of blood through the vessels of the body that is…
A system of organs, functioning in the process of gas exchang…
circulation
The movement of blood through the vessels of the body that is…
respiratory system
A system of organs, functioning in the process of gas exchang…
48 terms
Nursing
aden
angio
arterio
arthro
gland
blood vessel
artery
joint
aden
gland
angio
blood vessel
nursing
what is considered standing heat
how much iv fluids would a 1175# horse…
a common nonstick would dressing used…
not regarding pregnancy toxemia in sheep
estrus
111 L
true
occurs during the first 6 weeks following lambing
what is considered standing heat
estrus
how much iv fluids would a 1175# horse…
111 L
11 terms
Nursing
What does Glucocorticoids do?
Name 4 Glucocorticoids meds.
What do Glucocorticoids treat?
Nursing considerations of Glucocortico…
Stimulates formation of glucose and decrease use of glucose b…
1.Hydracotisane ... 2. Dexamethasane ... 3.prednisone ... 4.methylpred…
Inflammatory disorders, addison's, crohn's disease, (OPI), le…
Increase susceptibility to infection, hyperglycemia (weight g…
What does Glucocorticoids do?
Stimulates formation of glucose and decrease use of glucose b…
Name 4 Glucocorticoids meds.
1.Hydracotisane ... 2. Dexamethasane ... 3.prednisone ... 4.methylpred…
Nursing
Right Ventricle
Left Ventricle
Atria
Ventricles
Pumps blood to the lungs in the pulmonary artery
Pumps blood through the aorta to the rest of the body
Receives blood from veins
Pump blood out of arteries
Right Ventricle
Pumps blood to the lungs in the pulmonary artery
Left Ventricle
Pumps blood through the aorta to the rest of the body
485 terms
nursing
ā
@
AA
abd
before
at
Alcoholics Anonymous
abdomen
ā
before
@
at
96 terms
Nursing
Tachy-
Supra-
Sub-
Semi-
Fast, Rapid
Above, Over
Under, Below
Half
Tachy-
Fast, Rapid
Supra-
Above, Over
140 terms
NURSING
NKDA
Neg.
mg
mL, ml
No known drug allergies
Negative
Milligram
Milliliter
NKDA
No known drug allergies
Neg.
Negative
324 terms
Nursing
-... a
aa
AAA
@
before
of each
abdominal aortic aneurism
at
-... a
before
aa
of each
175 terms
Nursing!
Accountable
Activities of daily living (ADLs)
Acute care
Adaptive Devices
Answerable for one's actions
Personal daily care tasks, including bathing, skin, nail, and…
24- hour skilled care for short-term illnesses or injuries ge…
Special equipment that helps a person who is ill or disabled…
Accountable
Answerable for one's actions
Activities of daily living (ADLs)
Personal daily care tasks, including bathing, skin, nail, and…
Nursing
CBC
CCU
CHF
Chg,
complete blood count
coronary care unit
congestive heart failure
change
CBC
complete blood count
CCU
coronary care unit
nursing
Nucleus
Cell membrane
Ribosome
Nucleolus
Controls cell activity, Contains DNA—is the control center of…
A cell structure that controls which substances can enter or…
Assembles amino acids to create proteins, protein synthesis.
Found in the nucleus that makes( produces) ribosomes.
Nucleus
Controls cell activity, Contains DNA—is the control center of…
Cell membrane
A cell structure that controls which substances can enter or…
Nursing
Gastr
Cardi
Megal
-itis
Stomach
Heart
Enlarged
Inflammation
Gastr
Stomach
Cardi
Heart
262 terms
nursing
glossalgia
ectopic
pyrectolysis
iridoplegia
painful tongue
occurring outside the normal place
reduction of fever
paralysis of the iris
glossalgia
painful tongue
ectopic
occurring outside the normal place
291 terms
Nursing
pc
Post.
PTT
PWB
After meals
Posterior
Partial thromboplastin time
Partial weight bearing
pc
After meals
Post.
Posterior
55 terms
Nursing
C
Cad
Cdc
Cms
Centigrade
Cornary artery disease
Centers for disease control and prevention
Center for medicar and medicad services
C
Centigrade
Cad
Cornary artery disease
144 terms
nursing
anatomical position
sagittal plane
median plane
frontal plane... =coronal plane
앞 보고 똑바로 선 자세... 똑바로 선 자세.... 머리,눈,발가락 - 앞... 팔 늘어뜨림... 손바닥 -앞 / 손가락 펴... 발 -앞
시상면... 해부학적 자세에서 세로로 절단
시상면 중 정중앙
이마면=관상면... 앞 /뒤방향
anatomical position
앞 보고 똑바로 선 자세... 똑바로 선 자세.... 머리,눈,발가락 - 앞... 팔 늘어뜨림... 손바닥 -앞 / 손가락 펴... 발 -앞
sagittal plane
시상면... 해부학적 자세에서 세로로 절단
333 terms
Nursing
Ā
aa
AAA
@
Before
Of each
Abdominal aortic aneurism
At
Ā
Before
aa
Of each
nursing
isotonic IV solution
Hypotonic
Hypertonic
Air embolism
same osmotic pressure as plasma, increases circulating fluid…
Lower osmotic pressure than plasma, causes fluid to move from…
Higher osmotic pressure than plasma, increases plasma concent…
air enters IV site into central venous circulation travels to…
isotonic IV solution
same osmotic pressure as plasma, increases circulating fluid…
Hypotonic
Lower osmotic pressure than plasma, causes fluid to move from…
nursing
Therapeutic communication
internal factors of communication
empathy
listening
trust, build rapport
liking others,warmth and caring, respect for others rights
viewing the world from the perspective of someone else
not passive, active demanding
Therapeutic communication
trust, build rapport
internal factors of communication
liking others,warmth and caring, respect for others rights
103 terms
Nursing
Bacteria
Viruses
Fungi
Parasites
Most common; several hundred species can cause disease in hum…
Consist mostly of nucleic acids and cannot reproduce unless t…
Yeasts and molds
Live on other living organisms
Bacteria
Most common; several hundred species can cause disease in hum…
Viruses
Consist mostly of nucleic acids and cannot reproduce unless t…
53 terms
Nursing
theories of growth and development
freud
levels of awareness
components of the mind
freud, erikson, piaget, maslow, kohlberg
psychoanalytical theory... it has three parts: levels of awarene…
(freud)... conscious- experiences that are within immediate awar…
(freud)... id- the bodys basic primitive urges or libido... ego- re…
theories of growth and development
freud, erikson, piaget, maslow, kohlberg
freud
psychoanalytical theory... it has three parts: levels of awarene…
Nursing
Nystagmus
Enophthalmia
Exophthalmia
Buphthalmos
Shaking eyes
Recessed eye
Protruding eye
Enlarged eye
Nystagmus
Shaking eyes
Enophthalmia
Recessed eye
105 terms
Nursing
Change
Everyday
Without
Axillary
🔺
QD
s
ax
Change
🔺
Everyday
QD
Nursing
Acid Base Mnemonic
Anti seizure/Anticonvulsant
Hypokalemia
Metabolic Acidosis
...
Acid Base Mnemonic
Anti seizure/Anticonvulsant
...
Nursing
Health
Wellness
Disease
Illness
State of complete mental, social, and physical well being, no…
Active state of being healthy. Having a lifestyle that promot…
Pathological changes in the structure or function of the mind…
Person's response to a disease
Health
State of complete mental, social, and physical well being, no…
Wellness
Active state of being healthy. Having a lifestyle that promot…
Nursing
CAUTION=CANCER
Neutropenic Precautions
RACE
Overdose of Lithium
C-Change in Bowel/bladder ... A- A sore that Doesnt Heal... U-Unusu…
Neutropenia: Low levelof neutrophils, common type of WBC that…
R- Rescue Patients in danger... A- Activate the alarm... C- Contain…
Give Sodium Bicarbonate to reverse metabolic acidosis
CAUTION=CANCER
C-Change in Bowel/bladder ... A- A sore that Doesnt Heal... U-Unusu…
Neutropenic Precautions
Neutropenia: Low levelof neutrophils, common type of WBC that…
35 terms
Nursing
Pathogen
Apical Pulse
Client
Uria
Any disease producing agent
Pulse located at the fifth intercostal space.
Patient
Urine
Pathogen
Any disease producing agent
Apical Pulse
Pulse located at the fifth intercostal space.
370 terms
Nursing
C
Ca
CA
CBC
celcius
calcuim
cancer
complete blood count
C
celcius
Ca
calcuim
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