NUR501- week 2
#1. Restraint - any manual method, physical or mechanical device, material, or equipment that immobilizes or reduces the ability of a patient to move his or her arms, legs, body, or head freely. ...
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fundamentals of nursing
#1. vital signs - blood pressure #2. electrolytes - potassium
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#1. HIPAA - Health Insurance Portability & Accountability Act #2. QSEN - Quality & Safety Education for Nursing #3. SbAR - Situation Background Assessment Recommendation -type of communication #...
chipotleoak|3 years ago|±0|220 views
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...
srchilds|6 years ago|+1|192 views
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 ...
Lexi1108|4 years ago|±0|93 views
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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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. 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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#1. cultural diversity - includes, but is not limited to, people of varying cultural background, racial and ethnic origin, religion, language, physical size, gender, sexual orientation, age, disa...
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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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#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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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 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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