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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#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- Ch 34
#1. acute pain - episode of pain that lasts from seconds to less than 6 months #2. addiction - a pattern of compulsive use of addictive substances for means other than those prescribed #3. adjuvan...
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#1. Communication - is the process of exchanging information and generating and transmitting meanings between two or more people. #2. stimulus - in this case a patient need that must be addressed....
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Key Concepts- Chapter 32
#1. the framework of bones, joints, and cartilage that protect our organs and allows us to move - skeletal system #2. 5 functions of the skeletal system - supportprotectionattachmentstoragehematop...
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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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Key Terms- Chapter 16
#1. change of shift reports - communication method used by nurses who are completing care for a patient to transmit patient information to nurses who are about to assume responsibility for contin...
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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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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. 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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