NURS 320 PVD - PE StudyG rev 2-17.doc

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College of Nursing and Health Professions NURS 320 - Study Guide Peripheral Vascular Disorders (PVD) and Pulmonary Embolism (PE) 1. Describe pathophysiology of vascular disorders. 2. What are the risk factors and related illnesses for Peripheral Arterial Disease (PAD)? 3. What are the manifestations of PAD? Why does intermittent claudication occur? Describe a PAD foot ulcer. 4. What are diagnostic tests or radiology procedures for PAD? 5. Describe the purpose of a Peripheral Artery Bypass and the related post-op nursing care. 6. What is a carotid endarterectomy and related nursing care? 7. List several education needs for a patient with PAD (diet, exercise, positioning. meds etc.) 8. Discuss Buerger’s Disease and Raynaud’s Disease and education needs for patients with
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