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BIOL 230 Ch. 14-17 Study Guide

Which of the following statements concerning pathology, infection, and disease is true? Pathology refers to the structural and functional changes that occur in the body as a result of disease. A patient acquires an infection by touching a contaminated door handle. Which ….  Read More

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Chapter 12- Local Anesthetics

Local Anesthetics Drugs that produce a loss of sensation by Blocking afferent neural transmission along the peripheral nerve that carries sensation from a specific body part or region to the CNS An anesthetic drug can be administered: -Near the peripheral nerve that ….  Read More

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Wong Ch. 26 Leukemia

Wong Ch.26 Nclex Review 8.ID: 46117039 What are the most common signs and symptoms of leukemia related to bone marrow involvement? a Petechiae, infection, fatigue b Headache, papilledema, irritability c Muscle wasting, weight loss, fatigue d Decreased intracranial pressure, psychosis, confusion a ….  Read More

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Unit 5 Clinical Judgement and the Nursing Process

Clinical decision making Problem-solving approach that nurses use to define patient problems and select appropriate treatment concept map Care-planning tool that assists in critical thinking and forming associations between a patient’s nursing diagnoses and interventions < critical thinking Active, purposeful, organized, cognitive ....  Read More

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Insurance Handbook, Chapter 6

Alternative billing codes ABCs, A code system for integrative health care products and services consisting of five-character alphabetic symbols with appended two-character practitioner type bilateral When coding surgical procedures, this term refers to both sides of the body. < bundled codes Codes ....  Read More

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Lange Q&A Surgery

Def high-output renal failure BUN continues to rise with urine output >1000-1500 Mild-to-moderate renal insufficiency Severe renal failure Oliguric renal failure < How long can the kidneys tolerate ischemia? 30-90 minutes Do vasopressors help with shock? No, they aggravate the deleterious effects ....  Read More

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Pathology: Sarcoidosis

Definition? Systemic disease characterised by non caseating granuloma of many organs, in 90% there is bilateral hilar lymphadenopathy, diagnosis by exclusion Higher in females or males? Females < Suggested etiology? Disorder immune regulation, genetics, certain environmental agents Immunologic factors? Increased CD4/CD8 ratio ....  Read More

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LETP Week 1 Monday

What type of forces are involved when the couplers of a train are stretched? Draft forces What type of service brake application is activated by a safety device? Penalty brake application < What is the term that describes the difference in brake ....  Read More