uHealth Assessment and Physical Examination
#1. 1. Gather baseline data about the patient's status 2. Support or refute subjective data obtained in the nursing history. 3. Confirm and identify nursing diagnosis 4. Make clinical judgments about ...
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Key Terms- Chapter 7
#1. accreditation - process by which an educational program is evaluated and then recognized as having met certain predetermined standards of education #2. assault - threat or an attempt to make b...
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#1. implementing - step of the nursing process, nursing actions planned in the previous step are carried out. #2. nursing intervention - as “any treatment based upon clinical judgment and knowledg...
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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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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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Health and Illness
#1. Immunizing children against measles is an example of which of the following levels of preventive care? - Primary care #2. Referring an HIV+ pt to a local support group is an example of which of t...
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Key Terms- Chapter 1
#1. Health - state of optimal functioning or well-being #2. Licensure - to be given a license to practice nursing in a state or province after successfully meeting requirements #3. Nurse Practice ...
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#1. vital signs - blood pressure #2. fluid - electrolytes
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Key Concepts- Chapter 6
#1. beliefs about the worth of something and are formed during a lifetime - values #2. what influences values - environmentfamilyculture #3. values essential to the professional nurse - altuismauto...
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#1. As the myocardium stretches, the strength of the contraction increases. - Frank-Starling law #2. What is the amount of blood ejected from the left ventricle each minute? - Cardiac output #3. Wha...
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Key Concepts- Ch 34
#1. pain is classified by cause as either - nociceptive pain or neuropathic pain #2. pain processes involved in nociceptive pain - transduction, transmission, perception, modulation #3. 8 factors ...
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#1. basic human needs - needs are common to all people, and meeting these needs is essential for the health and survival of all people; therefore, they are called #2. Physiologic needs - for oxyge...
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#1. holistic care - care that addresses the many dimensions that comprise the whole person, the nurse must understand and respect each person’s own definition of health and responses to illness a...
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#1. outcome identification, planning - ______ and _______ steps of the nursing process, the nurse works in partnership with the patient and family to: • Establish priorities • Identify and write ...
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