-Which of the following is the priority nursing diagnosis for a patient diagnosed with
a spinal cord injury?
1. Fluid Volume Deficit
2. Impaired Physical Mobility
3. Ineffective Airway Clearance
4. Altered Tissue Perfusion
-A patient with a spinal cord in
EXAM 3 STUDY GUIDE
The LIVER has 4 lobes that are unequal in size or shape. Weight is about 3 lbs. with a
reddish/brownish color. Located on the right upper abdomen
Hepatic artery brings oxygen rich blood from aorta *PERFUSION*
Portal vein brings nutrient
EXAM 2 STUDY GUIDE
Form of pulmonary edema hypoxemia (poor oxygenation in blood)
Direct or indirect injury to lungs
Direct injuries include- gastric aspiration
Bacterial, fungal or viral pneumonia
Pulmonary contusion (bruise or trauma to chest or lun
EXAM 1 STUDY GUIDE
-T < or equal to 35 degrees Celsius or 95 degrees Fahrenheit.
-Alcohol ingestion can increase susceptibility because it increases systemic vasodilation.
-Phenothiazines (chlorpromazine, Phenergan), hypothyroidism and spinal