#1. Gastritis - The inflammation of the gastric mucosa #2. Long term NSAID use side effect - Creates a high risk for acute gastritis. NSAIDS inhibit prostaglandin production in the mucosal barrier. ...
pmerrill87|6 years ago|±0|95 views
end of life care, grief, loss
#1. palliative care focuses on what? - reducing severity of symptoms for patients with life-limiting illness #2. what does palliative Care do for patients? - pain management, reducing symptoms, supp...
Akosua_Ruby|1 year ago|±0|12 views
nursing are of patients with gastrointestinal problems
#1. what are the risk factors for GERD - hiatal hernia smoking, caffeine, alcohol incompetent LES #2. what are obesity and pregnancy a risk factor for GERD? - because both cause an increase in...
Akosua_Ruby|1 year ago|±0|21 views
#1. initial assessment - Airway: make sure it's not blocked Breathing: check respiration and chest for movement Circulation: capillary refill, color #2. care in PACU (initial assessment) -...
Akosua_Ruby|1 year ago|±0|11 views
Ch. 59 Noninflammatory Intestinal Disorders
#1. What is a common concern of a patient with IBS? - Pain in the lower left quadrant of the abdomen #2. What is the treatment of choice for a Hernia? - Surgical repair #3. What are the most common ...
NHeck|6 years ago|+1|64 views
Respiratory Chapters questions
#1. T/F People who are obese have a higher percent of body fluid than those who are thin - False #2. T/F Na+ is important in regulating the volume of body fluid because Na+ concentration affects the ...
lsokol04|7 years ago|+2|183 views
musculoskeletal disorders 2
#1. what is happening in fibromyalgia? - amplified pain and abnormal sensory process, they are feeling things a lot stronger #2. clinical manifestation of fibromyalgia - widespread burning pain t...
Akosua_Ruby|1 year ago|±0|17 views
#1. cirrhosis characteristics - chronic progressive liver disease insidious onset (takes decades to get to cirrhosis) high incidence in men #2. fribosis, scar tissue, abnormal portal circulat...
Akosua_Ruby|1 year ago|±0|10 views
#1. hypoglycemia - rapid onset. caused by not enough PO intake, too much insulin, exercise, lipodystrophy #2. goals for diabetes management - reduce symptoms promote well-being prevent ac...
Akosua_Ruby|1 year ago|±0|41 views
#1. growth hormone excess - most common cause is benign pituitary tumor #2. gigantism - excess growth in children. epiphyseal plate still open. #3. acromegaly - in adults. clinical manifestation ...
Akosua_Ruby|1 year ago|±0|23 views
#1. most common and nonsystemic bone disease with a slow progressive disorder of joints is known as - osteoarthritis #2. when does damage to joints begin in osteoarthritis and when does it manifest...
Akosua_Ruby|1 year ago|±0|15 views
Medical Insurance Chap. 2
#1. medical record - file containing the documentation of a patient's medical history and related information #2. malpractice - failure to use professional skill when giving medical services that re...
kmak|7 years ago|±0|244 views