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14 terms
Nursing
clinical nurse specialist abbreviation
clinical nurse specialist education
nurse anesthetist abbreviation
nurse anesthetist education
CNS
master's, 6-7 years
NA
master's
clinical nurse specialist abbreviation
CNS
clinical nurse specialist education
master's, 6-7 years
61 terms
Nursing
Maslow's Hierarchy of Needs
Cephalocaudal
COLDSPA
asepsis
Physiological ... Safety and security... Love and belonging... Self-es…
head to toe assessment
character... onset... location... duration... severity... pattern... associated…
absence of pathogenic organisms
Maslow's Hierarchy of Needs
Physiological ... Safety and security... Love and belonging... Self-es…
Cephalocaudal
head to toe assessment
Nursing
C\O
CPR
Cns
Cs
Complains of
Cardiopulmonary resuscitation
Central nervous system
Central supply
C\O
Complains of
CPR
Cardiopulmonary resuscitation
11 terms
Nursing
Causative agent
Resevoir or source
Portal of exit
Method or mode of transmission
Pathogen thar causes the disease; bacteria, viruses, fungi, p…
Where the pathogen can live and reproduce; humans, insects an…
Manner in which the pathogen leaves the body; urine, feces,sa…
Manner in which the pathogen is carried to another person; ai…
Causative agent
Pathogen thar causes the disease; bacteria, viruses, fungi, p…
Resevoir or source
Where the pathogen can live and reproduce; humans, insects an…
5 terms
Nursing
Radial Pulse
Apical Pulse
Diastolic pressure
Factors increasing bp
Used for routine vital signs.
Left side of chest slightly below nipple: used for people wit…
The pressure in the artieries when the heart is at rest: the…
Age (increases), gender, blood volume, stress, pain, exercise…
Radial Pulse
Used for routine vital signs.
Apical Pulse
Left side of chest slightly below nipple: used for people wit…
Nursing
C/O
CPR
CNS
CS
Complains of
Cardiopulmonary resuscitation
Central nervous system
Central supply
C/O
Complains of
CPR
Cardiopulmonary resuscitation
32 terms
Nursing
HTN
DM
COPD
ETOH
hypertension
Diabetes
Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
Alcohol
HTN
hypertension
DM
Diabetes
5 terms
Nursing
nursing
lab values
lecture
lab
...
...
...
...
nursing
...
lab values
...
Nursing
Average temp range
Average oral/tympanic
Average rectal
Average Axillary
36-38C, 96.8-100.4F
37C 98.6F
37.5C 99.5 F
36.5C 97.7 F
Average temp range
36-38C, 96.8-100.4F
Average oral/tympanic
37C 98.6F
5 terms
Nursing
Medical surgical
Cardiac
Pulmonary
Obstetrics
...
...
...
...
Medical surgical
...
Cardiac
...
148 terms
nursing
Development
Culture
Total Fertility Rate
18% and 82%
The way people grow and change across the lifespan is referre…
What is the total pattern of a group's customs, beliefs, art,…
____ is the number of births per woman
Developed countries roughly makeup ____ of the world's popula…
Development
The way people grow and change across the lifespan is referre…
Culture
What is the total pattern of a group's customs, beliefs, art,…
32 terms
Nursing
RBC
WBC
Hb
Hct
4.5-6.0*100000... 4.0-5.5*100000
4000-10000
13-17... 12-16
40-53... 37-47
RBC
4.5-6.0*100000... 4.0-5.5*100000
WBC
4000-10000
Nursing
Pericardium
The _____ Is divided into four chamber…
Two upper chambers are the
Two lower chambers are the
A protective sac surrounds the heart
Heart
Right and left atria
Right and left ventricles
Pericardium
A protective sac surrounds the heart
The _____ Is divided into four chamber…
Heart
Nursing
Anaerobic
Sterilization
Bacteriocidal
Bacteriostatic
...
...
...
...
Anaerobic
...
Sterilization
...
6 terms
Nursing
Brain
Nerve
Spinal cord
Head
Encephalo
Neuro
Myelo
Cephalo
Brain
Encephalo
Nerve
Neuro
20 terms
Nursing
ac
ADL's
ADN
AKA
Before meals
Activities of daily living
Associates degree of science in nursing
Above knee amputation
ac
Before meals
ADL's
Activities of daily living
Nursing
Critiquing
Mutual
Clinician
Empathy
Theorizing or hypothesizing
Reciprocal, shared
Doctor
Sensitivity to others
Critiquing
Theorizing or hypothesizing
Mutual
Reciprocal, shared
31 terms
Nursing
Inc
Ana
Nln
Aacn
International council or nurses
American nurses association
National league of nurses
American association of colleges of nursing
Inc
International council or nurses
Ana
American nurses association
11 terms
Nursing
The 5 Rights of Delegation
Hospice
Holistic
4 methods of nursing
right task, right circumstance, right person, right communica…
less than 6 months to live
treating the whole person
resident focused care, team, primary, functional
The 5 Rights of Delegation
right task, right circumstance, right person, right communica…
Hospice
less than 6 months to live
12 terms
Nursing
1 (I) Olfactory
2 (II) Optic
3 (III) Oculomotor
4 (IV) Trochlear
Carries smell impulses from nasal mucous membrane to brain.
Carries visual impulses from eye to brain.
Contracts eye muscles to control movements (interior lateral,…
Contracts one eye muscle to control inferomedial eye movement.
1 (I) Olfactory
Carries smell impulses from nasal mucous membrane to brain.
2 (II) Optic
Carries visual impulses from eye to brain.
10 terms
Nursing
Blood sugar is called:
Obstetric nursing is the specialty are…
Clinical training is:
If you are immunized, you are:
Glucose
Delivering babies.
Hands-on training that can take place in a variety of setting.
Protected against a particular disease.
Blood sugar is called:
Glucose
Obstetric nursing is the specialty are…
Delivering babies.
14 terms
Nursing
advanced practice nurses
physicians
50 years
colarado
nurse practitioners are also known as...
has series similar to those of
how long have nps been providing care
1st NPS were educated at the university of
advanced practice nurses
nurse practitioners are also known as...
physicians
has series similar to those of
Nursing
altruism
equality
esthetic qualities
freedom
concern for the welfare of others
all have the same rights, privileges or status
qualities of objects, events, and persons that provide satisf…
capacity to exercise choice
altruism
concern for the welfare of others
equality
all have the same rights, privileges or status
Nursing
ARDS
Mechanical Ventilators
Cardiac Arrhythmia's
Aortic Aneurysm
...
...
...
...
ARDS
...
Mechanical Ventilators
...
28 terms
Nursing
ambulate
aphasia
bradycardia
bradypnea
Walk; move about
impairment of language
abnormally slow heartbeat
slow respiratory rate, usually below 10 respirations per minute
ambulate
Walk; move about
aphasia
impairment of language
19 terms
Nursing
Flourance nightengale
clara barton
dorthea dix
mary eliza mahones
crimean war increased sanitation and reduced death rate by tw…
founder of red cross civil war
head of nurses union in army during civil war and started sch…
first african american nurse
Flourance nightengale
crimean war increased sanitation and reduced death rate by tw…
clara barton
founder of red cross civil war
nursing
insomnia
narcolepsy
restless legs syndrome
sleep apnea
ability to fall asleep and stay asleep
disorder of daytime sleepiness
a movement disorder that involves an intense urge to move you…
periodic cessation of breathing during sleep ... 100 times/ nigh…
insomnia
ability to fall asleep and stay asleep
narcolepsy
disorder of daytime sleepiness
82 terms
nursing
ICU
I&D
I&O
IM
intensive care unit
Incision and drainage
intake and output
imtramuscular
ICU
intensive care unit
I&D
Incision and drainage
Nursing
Cardiology
Neuro
Urology
Skelton
Heart
Nervous
Urine
Bones
Cardiology
Heart
Neuro
Nervous
Nursing
1
2
3
4
Assess
Diagnose
Plan
Implement
1
Assess
2
Diagnose
Nursing
Gastr-
Cardi-
Megal
Dermat-
Stomach
Heart
Enlarged
Skin
Gastr-
Stomach
Cardi-
Heart
6 terms
Nursing
Bucal route
Capsule
Safety
Liquid Oral dosage forms
tablet is absorbed into blood vessels into the inner cheek. S…
gelatin shell, containing powder or pellets of med. swallowed…
Never place med. into full serving only into 1 to 2 tps. or p…
incl. syrups, elixirs, sollutions, and suspensions. Patients…
Bucal route
tablet is absorbed into blood vessels into the inner cheek. S…
Capsule
gelatin shell, containing powder or pellets of med. swallowed…
17 terms
nursing
1 tablespoo= tsp
1qt=pt
1 pt=oz
1oz=drams
3 teaspoons
2pt
16oz
8drams
1 tablespoo= tsp
3 teaspoons
1qt=pt
2pt
16 terms
nursing
Florence Nightingale
Aims of Nursing
Current Trends in Nursing
Current Trends in Nursing
Nursing as a respected occupation... Improved the quality of nur…
To promote health... To prevent illness... To restore health... To fac…
Nursing Shortage... Evidence Based Practice... Community Nursing... De…
Aging Population... Increase in Chronic Health Conditions... Cultur…
Florence Nightingale
Nursing as a respected occupation... Improved the quality of nur…
Aims of Nursing
To promote health... To prevent illness... To restore health... To fac…
Nursing
Advocate
Ambulate
Certified or certificated nursing assi…
Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN)
Someone who represents the needs of the client
Help clients transfer and/ or (walk)
Unlicensed individuals rely on the training and practices of…
The perform nursing care for clients under the supervision of…
Advocate
Someone who represents the needs of the client
Ambulate
Help clients transfer and/ or (walk)
5 terms
Nursing
Nystagmus
Ataxia
Myasthenia
Ptosis
Rapid involuntary eye movements
Inability to coordinate voluntary muscular movements
Rare chronic autoimmune disease marked by muscle weakness
drooping of the upper eyelid due to paralysis or disease, or…
Nystagmus
Rapid involuntary eye movements
Ataxia
Inability to coordinate voluntary muscular movements
22 terms
nursing
st john of god
friar juan de mena
florence nightingale
clara barton
1495-1550 ... devoted his life to serve the ill and those mistre…
first identified nurse in the US
born in florence italy 1820 ... 1853 "lady with the lamp"... 1860 n…
1882 founder of the american red cross
st john of god
1495-1550 ... devoted his life to serve the ill and those mistre…
friar juan de mena
first identified nurse in the US
20 terms
Nursing
Algia
Dys
Ectomy
Hyper
Painful condition
Bad difficult painful
Surgical removal, cutting out, excision
Excessive, increased
Algia
Painful condition
Dys
Bad difficult painful
Nursing
Acute
Abduct
Adduct
ADL
Sudden onset ,severe, sharp (illness or pain)
To move away from the body ex: arm going away up from body
To move toward the body ex: arm going towards body
Activites of Daily Living ex:one of my ADL is teeth brushing
Acute
Sudden onset ,severe, sharp (illness or pain)
Abduct
To move away from the body ex: arm going away up from body
7 terms
Nursing
White Blood Cell (4.8-10.8)
Red Blood Cell
Hemoglobin
Mean Cell Hemoglobin (27-31)
One of cells the body makes to help fight infections
the red blood cells that carry oxygen
is the protein molecule in the red blood cells that carries o…
Which is the average amount of hemoglobin in the average red…
White Blood Cell (4.8-10.8)
One of cells the body makes to help fight infections
Red Blood Cell
the red blood cells that carry oxygen
Nursing
Congenial defect
Genetic Defect
Chromosomal Defect
Congenital defect-- examples
present from birth, abnormality in the structure or function-…
a genetic problem caused by one or more abnormalities in the…
missing, extra, or irregular chromosomal DNA
abnormality in structure or function... - Rubella vaccination pr…
Congenial defect
present from birth, abnormality in the structure or function-…
Genetic Defect
a genetic problem caused by one or more abnormalities in the…
100 terms
nursing
qualities of a critical thinker
clinical reasoning
goals of nursing
nursing process
Raises questions... Gathers and assesses relevant data... Arrives a…
A cognitive process used to understand the significance of pa…
To promote health To prevent illness To restore health To fac…
Assessment Analysis (Diagnosis) Planning Implementation Evalu…
qualities of a critical thinker
Raises questions... Gathers and assesses relevant data... Arrives a…
clinical reasoning
A cognitive process used to understand the significance of pa…
78 terms
Nursing
Cleid
Col
Cyst
Enter
Clavicle
Colon
Sac/bladder
Intenstine
Cleid
Clavicle
Col
Colon
19 terms
Nursing
Supination
Rotation
Adduction
Ambulation
Laying on back
Turning the joint
Moving a body part toward the mid-line of the body
The act of walking
Supination
Laying on back
Rotation
Turning the joint
90 terms
Nursing
DSD
C/o
FSBS
FBS
Dry sterile dressing
Complaint of
Finger stick blood sugar
Fasting blood sugar
DSD
Dry sterile dressing
C/o
Complaint of
48 terms
nursing
fissure
fistula
ileum
ilium
a groove or crack-like sore of the skin
abnormal passage
the last and longest portion of the small intestine
part of the hip bone
fissure
a groove or crack-like sore of the skin
fistula
abnormal passage
15 terms
Nursing
Basic human needs
Cognitive
Coping Mechanisms
Culture
Requirments everyone needs for life that may be achieved by d…
Intellectual process that includes throughout,awareness and t…
Response to stress one uses to protect his/her feelings of se…
Lifestyle or pattern of living of a group of people and how t…
Basic human needs
Requirments everyone needs for life that may be achieved by d…
Cognitive
Intellectual process that includes throughout,awareness and t…
82 terms
nursing
melainin
adipose
melanocytes
skin biopsy
substance in the skin that gives its color and protects from…
pertaining to fat
produces the pigment
is a procedure in which skin is removed to examine
melainin
substance in the skin that gives its color and protects from…
adipose
pertaining to fat
Nursing
Systolic pressue
Diastolic pressure
S1
S2
The top number, which refers to the pressure during systole i…
The bottom number, refers to the pressure being maintained wh…
The sound produced by the closure of the atrioventricular val…
The sound of the aortic and pulmonic valves slamming shut
Systolic pressue
The top number, which refers to the pressure during systole i…
Diastolic pressure
The bottom number, refers to the pressure being maintained wh…
15 terms
Nursing
Magnetic resonance imaging
SNF
NICU
Catheter
Imaging of human cells, tissues, organs
Skilled nursing facility aka nursing home
premature, low birth weight or serious illness
Hollow needle insterted in body cavity to allow passage of fl…
Magnetic resonance imaging
Imaging of human cells, tissues, organs
SNF
Skilled nursing facility aka nursing home
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