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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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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Key Terms- Chapter 38
#1. alveoli - small air sacs at the end of the terminal bronchioles that are the site of gas exchange #2. angina - a temporary imbalance between the amount of oxygen needed by the heart and the ...
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Key Terms- Chapter 36
#1. autonomic bladder - bladder no longer controlled by the brain bc of injury or disease; void by reflex only #2. bacteriuria - condition that occurs when bacteria enter the bladder during cathe...
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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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#1. assessing - is the systematic and continuous collection, analysis, validation, and communication of patient data, or information. #2. data - information. #3. database - includes all the perti...
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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. vital signs - blood pressure #2. fluid - electrolytes
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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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Admitting, Transfer, and Discharge
#1. The patient is scheduled to go home after having coronary angioplasty. What would be the most effective way to provide discharge teaching to this patient? a. Provide him with information on h...
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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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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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Key Terms- Chapter 37
#1. anus - opening at the end of anal canal #2. bowel incontinence - the inability of the anal sphincter to control the discharge of fecal and gaseous material #3. bowel training program - progra...
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#1. 250 - 900 mOsm/kg urine 275 - 300 blood - Osmolality #2. 10 - 20 mg/dL - BUN #3. 0.7 - 1.4 mg/mL - Creatinine #4. Males: 13–18 g/dL Females: 12–16 g/dL - Hemoglobin #5. Males: 42%–52% Females...
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