Fundamentals Study Guide TEST TWO
1. The Nursing process points are? ADPIE is a good abbreviation to remember to help
you with the Nursing process.
Plan of care
2. Know your vital
Define evidence-based practice
Evidence-based practice is the practice of nursing in which interventions are based on data from
research that demonstrates that they are appropriate and successful. It involves a systematic
What is infection?
A disease state that results from the presence of pathogens in or on the body.
The infection cycle results from six processes
Portal of exit
Means of transmission
Portal of entry
Fundamentals Exam 1 Study Guide
Techniques- inspection, palpation, percussion, auscultation
ALWAYS get permission before touching a patient
Wash our hands
Introduce who you are and why you are there
Equipment used: stethoscop
Lyme disease (LD) is a multisystem inflammatory process with devastating long-term effects if not
treated early or effectively (Anderson & Chaney, 2009). Lyme disease is a bacterial infection that occurs
after the bite of an infected tick.
ESSENTIALS EXAM #1 TEST REVIEW
Determinations regarding quality of life
How to handle confused patients regarding tubes & drains
How to deal with people asking to see family members records
Running head: NURSING PROCESS REPORT
Nursing Process Report
This paper is being submitted on Date, for Instructors NUR2115 Section 2A
Fundamentals of Professional Nursing course.
Running head: NURSING PROCESS
Name: Melany Mofor
Please type your answers into the document using a different color. Submit your
assignment to your clinical instructor via drop box on each clinical course in ANGEL. This
assignment is due Monday February 8, 2016 at 11:55 p.m.