New Study Guide for Final Exam 2006

New Study Guide for Final Exam 2006 - NURS 220 Study Guide...

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NURS 220 Study Guide for Final Exam Chapters 19 – 23 Chapter 19 1. Why do blood ammonia levels rise in liver disease? (page 500) 2. Why might vegetable proteins be better tolerated by a patient with 3. Name six consequences of cirrhosis and note any nutritional implications (pages 499-501). 4. What are the kcal. and protein needs of a patient with liver disease if they do not have signs of encephalopathy ? (page 502) What weight should be used to calculate BEE? 5. What nutrients may need to be restricted if a patient has ascites? (Page 504) 6. What 3 dietary substances should always be avoided by patients with liver disease? (page 502) Chapter 20
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1. Diabetes Mellitus describes a group of metabolic disorders characterized by ____________________________ and __________________________ and caused by ______________________________. (page 514) 2. Because no glucose enters the cell in ______________ diabetes, the metabolic consequences are more severe than in ___________ diabetes. _____________ is often the first sign. (page 515) 3. What is the most important goal for medical and nutrition therapy for diabetes? How can the amount, distribution, and timing of carbohydrate eaten facilitate this goal? What types of carbohydrates 4. Name four symptoms of diabetes. (page 514) 5. What should the diet plan of a woman with gestational diabetes aim to do? (page 530)
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This note was uploaded on 02/15/2011 for the course NURS 220 taught by Professor Mercer during the Fall '09 term at South Carolina.

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