Intro to Disease
1. Listen to healthy bronchophony and then abnormal bronchophony. What is the difference?
The healthy bronchophony is more muffled and harder to understand. The abnormal
bronchophony are a little more cle
The fourth edition of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders of the American
Psychiatric Association is the manual used to diagnose mental illness. Based on thorough assessment
and analysis, the health care prof
Figuring IV Flow Rate, Infusion Time, and Total Volume
Whenever youre administering intravenous (IV) infusions, you need to know the flow rate, infusion
time, and total volume. Fortunately, calculating any one of these three variables is easy to do when y
PTL occurs btwn 20 and 37 weeks gestation and often L/T preterm birth,
which accounts for 68% of neonatal morbidity and mortality.
Healthy People 2020s goal of preterm births is 11.4% and unfortunately
the current rate is much higher than th
1.A 110lb woman is started on a nitroglycerin IV drip.The order is to administer the nitroglycerin
at 5mcg/min. The pharmacy sends a 250ml IV container with 25mg of nitroglycerin added to the
container. What rate in ml/hr should the IV run?
2. Dr. Zorders
Mood Stabilizers (Antimanic Drugs)
Mood stabilizers such as lithium and divalproex sodium are prescribed for bipolar disorder and are
discussed in detail below. However, it is important to note first that these mood stabilizers ha
Ward Hisley Maternal-Child Nursing Care 2e Math Module Answers
Using Dimensional Analysis for Medication Math Calculation
Dimensional analysis, or DA, can be used to calculate oral, IM, and subq medication dosages;
metric conversions; IV flow rate; IV set
Intro to Disease
1. Describe the main difference between osteoporosis and osteomalacia.
Osteomalacia results from a defect in the bone-building process, while osteoporosis develops
due to a weakening of previously constru