NU 350 Orthopedics
#1. What are bursae and what is their function? - Covering where any tendon or ligament go over a bone. Cushion with synovial membrane and synovial fluid on the inside. It keeps the tendon from b...
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#1. a - before #2. abd - abdomen #3. ADL - activities of daily living #4. ADAT - advanced diet as tolorated #5. ad lib - as desired #6. AMB - ambulatory / ambulate #7. Ac, AC - before meals #8....
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NU 350 Orthopedics Part 2
#1. Where is pain sensed in the bone and where does the bone get the blood supply from? - The periosteum, or covering over the bone, has nerves which sense pain. Also where blood vessels. #2. Wha...
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nursing abbreviations that are commonly used terms 1-106
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NU 352 Peds Death
#1. What are a child's understanding of death and their reactions to death influenced by? - People around them Experience with loss Reaction of others Relationship with deceased Circumstanc...
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Health Care Abbreviations
#1. a - before #2. c - with #3. s - without #4. ac - before meals (ante cibum) #5. pc - after meals (post cibum) #6. hs - hours of sleep or bedtime #7. ad lib - as desired (ad libitum) #8. po ...
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NU 428 Women's Oncology
#1. What are the characteristics of breast cancer? - 2nd most common female malignancy in American Women 2nd only to lung CA in actual death rates Slight decrease in previous years Doctors only g...
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NU 352 Childhood Problems
#1. What are the guidelines for treating intestinal parasitic infections in children? - Etiology Helminths (parasitic worms) & protozoa US: giardiasis & pinworms. Giardia is making a come back ...
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NU 428 Acute Endocrine
#1. What hormones are secreted by each endocrine gland? - Anterior pituitary: adrenocorticotropic hormone (ACTH) thyrotropic stimulating hormone (TSH) luteinizing hormone (LH) follicle-s...
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NU 428 Cardiac
#1. Describe the atria of the heart. What is the atrial kick? - Atrium – smaller and thinner walled; R atrium is smaller. As it contracts, it pushes blood into the R ventricle. The atrial kick con...
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Assessment & Management of patients with hearing & balance disorders Hinkle Chp 64
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