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Emergency Childbirth

Fertilization When pregnancy begins Ovulation Growth and discharge of ovum from ovary Surge in LH stimulates Fertilization occurs in fallopian tube 14 days after 1st day of LMP < Fetal Development Ovum divides immediately after fertilization-travels down fallopian tube to uterus-implants Placenta ....  Read More

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WWA#3; Ch. 5: Local Anesthetic Agents

cartridge contents local anesthetic drug, vasoconstritor, vaso preservative/sodium bisulfite, buffer/sodium hydroxide or sodium chloride, methylparraben/bacteriostatic agent and preservative (before 1984 only) 1.8 mL or 1.7 ml? most cartridges contain 1.8 mL but FDA requires it be labeled as 1.7 mL if manufacturer ….  Read More

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TIGER initiative

Basic computer literacy Information management Information literacy List 3 parts of the TIGER model Basic computer competency The ECDL is a global syllabus with 7 modules that promotes what? < Access info quickly Determine the nature/extent of the information needed Evaluate info ....  Read More

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Pediatric Cardiology Board Review

Mitral arcade “The mitral arcade, or hammock mitral valve, is characterized by absent or abnormal chordal insertions, and the leaflet edges may connect directly to the papillary muscles. The papillary muscles themselves are often small and abnormal. The leaflet edges are often ….  Read More

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Nursing Care of Burns

Average Length of stay 8 days but usually 1 day per total body surface area burned Risk Factors Not having smoke alarm, space heater use, winter time, candle use, 40% due to alcohol use < Burn Care Objectives Prevent and treat hypovolemic ....  Read More

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Intro to Human Sexuality: Test 2

Sex (biological) genetalia, chromosomes, hormones, secondary sex characteristics Secondary Sex Characteristics Girls: boobs, bigger hips, pubic hair Guys: broader shoulders, pubic hair, chest hair, muscles, facial hair < Gender Expression How you act, dress, speak, interact NOT dichotomous (e.g. androgyny) Gender Identity ....  Read More

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Pharmacology flash cards.pdf

analgesic a drug that reduces or eliminates pain antacid a drug that reduces/neutralizes stomach acid < antibiotic a chemical substance derived from a mold or bacteria that inhibits the growth of other microorganisms (very small organisms) anticoagulant a drug that inhibits the ....  Read More

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ECSI First Aid Notes

You can recognize shock in a victim if they are anxious, pale, have ________ skin, and _______ breathing. clammy, rapid Anaphylaxis can be caused by medications and foods such as _________ and ________, insect stings and radiograpic dye. peanuts/tree nuts, shellfish < ....  Read More

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Anesthesia Delivery Systems

Function of anesthetic breathing systems To deliver oxygen and anesthetic gases to the patient and to eliminate carbon dioxide How is CO2 eliminated from the breathing system? -By washout with adequate fresh gas flow/FGF or by the use of carbon dioxide absorbent ….  Read More