Chapter 87 Review
1. What are some safety issues related to oxygen a nurse should consider?
2. What are therapeutic effects of oxygen administration?
Therapeutic oxygen is necessary only when a client is unable to obtain sufficient oxygen
Cells and Tissue Review
Three main parts of the cell are 1. Plasma Membrane 2. Cytoplasm and 3. Nucleus
Two layers of phospholipids form a fluid framework for the plasma membrane.
Cholesterol is also a component of the plasma membrane.
September 20, 2016
Chapter 52 Objectives
1. Explain the purpose of monitoring a clients fluid intake and output (I&O). Describe and
demonstrate how to keep accurate I&O records.
Fluid I&O that is significantly out of balance because of illn
Ros pg. 1226 # 1 & 5
1) Laboratory test monitor the condition of bones and muscles. CBC, Uric acid, Calcium,
Phosphorus levels indicate the overall condition of the musculoskeletal system. ESR, RF, CK test
show inflammation relate
Ros pg. 1283
2) fasting plasma glucose the amount of glucose present in the blood when the client has been fasting
for the prescribed length of time (6-8 hours).
oral glucose tolerance test timed test used to confirm the dia
Chapter 51 Terms
1. Anuria: complete suppression of urine secretion in the kidney.
2. Calculi: kidney stone, an abnormal concretion usually composed of mineral salts, occurring in the
hollow body organs.
3. Constipation: difficult or infrequent and harden
Unit 5 Terms
Chapter 44 Terms
1. Aphasia: an abnormal neurologic condition in which a person is
unable to express oneself through speech or writing.
2. Assertiveness: confidence without aggression or passivity.
3. Body language: impressions
Unit 4 Terminology
Chapter 10 Terms
1. Bonding: the development of a close emotional tie, as between parent
2. Cephalocaudal: literally, head to toe. Denotes development
progression in infants.
3. Cognitive: in
February 21, 2017
Ros pg. 1374 #s: 1 & 5
1) Types of cancer cells:
Carcinomas solid tumor develops from epithelial tissues that line skin, gland, GI, urinary, and
Sarcomas develop from connective or supportive tissues, su
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Chapter 46 Vocabulary
Chap 46 Terms
1. Apical pulse- pulse normally hard at the hearts apex, which usually gives the most
accurate assessment of pulse rate.
2. Apical-radial pulse- reading done by measuring both the apical and radial pulses
The Musculoskeletal System
Chapters 7 & 8
1. Functions of the skeletal system:
Support: provides internal framework for the body
Protection: protects soft tissues located inside body cavities
Movement: muscles contract and shorten, pulling on bones causin
UNIT 3: THE INTEGUMENTARY SYSTEM (THE SKIN)
Match the terms associated with the integumentary system to their definitions.
Distinguish among characteristics of the layers of the skin.
Chap. 39 Objectives
1. List at least 10 nursing measures that help prevent accidents.
Keep floors dry and clean to prevent falls
Double lock medicine carts
Get assistance to move and/or walk patients
Chapter 46 Objectives
1. identify the measurements that constitute vital signs. State why they are known as vital signs. Describe
the relationships among the vital signs.
Temperature, pulse, respirations, and blood pressure are co
Mrs. Getter Unit 2 Test
Know crutch gait.
pg. 632. 2-point gait; the client is partially weight bearing on both legs.
4-point gait; each crutch and each leg move separately. Swing- through
gait; client stands on string leg, moves both crutches at the s
Unit 2 objectives
Chapter 41 Objective
1. Describe basic procedures of Standard Precautions; state why they are important.
Standard precautions call for you to treat every patient as if they were infected. You
must wash your hands, wear glo
Unit 2 Part 2 Review
Most commonly used descriptive terms, abbreviations, definitions and acronyms
can all be found here: https:/quizlet.com/152507019/unit-2-part-2-abbreviationsflash-cards/
Admissions to a healthcare facility means the
Unit 4 review
1. Know all terms and acronyms for chapter 46 & 47; can be found here
https:/quizlet.com/156588416/chapter-46-vital-signs-flash-cards/?new and here
2. Graphic record: a flow sheet used to easily document large am
CHAPTER 2 pg. 10
4. Differentiate between permissive and mandatory licensure.
Permissive licensure is practicing nursing without a license which is very uncommon in todays
time. Mandatory licensure is set up by
Physiology of Pain
Processes of Pain:
Types of Pain
Protective, short duration, has an
identifiable cause; resolved with or
Denise Bynum, MSN, RN
The study of conduct and character
Concerned with what is good or valuable
Acts that are ethical reflect a commitment to standards
that we strive to meet-they are beyond personal
As a nurse you will be faced with many con
The Surgical Client
Beverly E. Skipper, MSN, RN
Your Role as a Pre-op Nurse
You must be knowledgeable of
A & P
Alcorn State University
April 16, 2012
The elderly population is the fastest
growing population. The first
generation of baby boomers has now
reached retirement age.
The number of older adults over t
Stephanie Stevens, MSN, RN, CNE
Naming of Medications
A medication can have as many as
three different names
an exact description of the
Ex.: Acetlysalicylic acid
Naming of Medications
What is Immobility?
Immobility is when a patient is
unable to move independently or
is restricted for therapeutic
Immobility can affect a persons
ability to complete activities of
daily living (ADLs).
THE SURGICAL CLIENT
SETTINGS OF SURGICAL PROCEDURES
B. Ambulatory Surgery Centers
D. Healthcare Providers Offices
Rest & Sleep
Fundamentals of Nursing
Northwest Mississippi Community College
Rest & Sleep
Important for _ & _ health
People need different amounts
Provides healing and restoration
Sleep quality important for _ and
Those who are il
Life Span Concepts and Death
Although most people make few plans for death, it is the only certainty in life.
Death is a paradoxical topic in the modern world. Few people speak comfortably about
it, but it has great interest because books on the subject r
Lisa Vincent, RN, MSN
Please bring to your next
Physical Assessment Lab:
Provides the nurse a baseline of the
patients functional abilities and data for
future assessment comparisons