NU205 Pharmacology Exam 3 Study Guide
To successfully complete the exam, the student will need to do the following:
Differentiate between the following
o Acute pain
o Chronic pain
o Somatic pain
o Neuropathic pain
Describe which medications are given for
NU205 Pharmacology Exam 1 Study Guide
In order to be successful, you need to be able to:
Identify factors that enhance drug transfer to the fetus in the last trimester of pregnancy
Identify which type of dosage calculation is used most commonly in pediatr
Key Patient Education Elements to Cover at Baseline Warfarin Therapy 1
Rationale for therapy
How warfarin works to benefit the patient
Dosing and administration (timing)
Importance of adherence with dosing instructions and timely follow up
What to do abou
Fluids & Electrolytes
-To understand fluid and electrolyte balance is to understand a concept basic to health and life: the
balance affected by the movement, replacement, transformation, retention, and/or excretion of
various materials essential to life.
Electrolyte that keeps body in
balance. Needed for nerve and
muscle function. Positive ion.
Electrolyte and mineral.
Helps move waste out of cells and
moves nutrients into cells.
TOTAL SERUM CAL
Medications affecting the Cardiovascular
Prefix or Suffix of Generic
-azepam or azolam
Likely Drug Classification
cef- or ceph- (prefix)
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The Nurses Role in Neurological Assessment
1. Describe the components of a rapid neurological assessment (neuro check).
2. Assess a clients level of consciousness using the Glasgow Coma Scale.
Calculating IV Infusion and Completion Times
1. The order is for 50mL to infuse at 50mL/hour. The infusion was started at 1010.
Infusion time: _
Completion Time: _
2. An infusion of 950mL is ordered at 80mL/hr. It was started at 0802.
Infusion time: _
The nurses quick guide to
I.V. drug calculations
By Kelley Miller Wilson, MSN, RN
Assistant Professor University of Maryland School of Nursing Baltimore, Md.
Nurses are often intimidated by the math that
occurs in everyday practice. Patient safety
By: Jennifer Markley
Asian American Ethnic Groups
oOthers that are from the Asian
Most Asian Americans