Key Terms- Chapter 25
#1. activities of daily living ADLs - the activities of daily living needed for independent living #2. adventitious breath sounds - abnormal breath sound hear over the lungs #3. auscultation - lis...
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#1. vital signs - blood pressure #2. fluid - electrolytes
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Key Concepts- Chapter 7
#1. what 3 things should nurses wishing to avoid legal conflicts do - develop trusting nurse-patient relationships practice within the score of their competence identify potential liabilities in th...
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#1. Stress - is a condition in which the human system responds to changes in its normal balanced state. #2. stressor - is anything that is perceived as challenging, threat- ening, or demanding. #3...
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Key Concepts- Ch 24
#1. vital signs are the persons - temp, pulse, respiration, and BP and sometimes pain and pulse ox #2. a change in vital signs may indicate - a change in health status #3. how often do nurses obta...
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#1. diagnosing - (1) identify how a person, group, or community responds to actual or potential health and life processes; (2) identify factors that contrib- ute to or cause health problems (etio...
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Key Terms- Chapter 32
#1. active exercise - joint movement activated by the person #2. ankylosis - fixation or immobilization of a joint #3. atrophy - decrease in the size of a body structure #4. body mechanics - effic...
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Key Concepts- Chapter 2
#1. Nursings 2 essential elements - a body of knowledge and the application of that knowledge in care interventions #2. provides the rationale for nursing interventions - body of knowledge #3. s...
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Key Terms- Ch 24
#1. afebrile - a condition in which the body temperature is not elevated #2. apnea - absence of breathing #3. blood pressure - force of blood against arterial walls #4. bradycardia - slow heart ra...
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Ch 24 Ex 2 Lec A
#1. 4 Classic Vital signs in order - Temp, Pulse, Resp, B/P #2. Temp - 98.6 #3. Pulse - 60-100 #4. Resp - 12 - 20 #5. B/P - 120/80 #6. what else could be used to take VS (vital signs)? - pulse o...
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#1. Circumscribed, Flat, Nonpalpable change in skin color: Lesion < or = 1cm Petechiae, freckle - Macule #2. Circumscribed, Flat, Nonpalpable change in skin color: Lesion >1cm Vitiligo - Patch #3. ...
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Key Terms- Chapter 6
#1. advocacy - protection and support of another's rights #2. autonomy - self determination #3. beneficence - principle of doing good #4. bioethics - ethics that encompass all those perspectives t...
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Key Terms- Chapter 30
#1. alopecia - hair loss or baldness #2. caries - cavities of the teeth #3. cerumen - wax in the external ear canals, consisting of a heavy oil and brown pigment #4. cheilosis - ulceration of the ...
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