Guideline: In ICFs/MR, information reflecting the nursing plan of care as well as other
pertinent information should be documented in the individuals record in an accurate,
timely, and legible manner.
Characteristics of Hormones and Glands
Chemical Nature of Hormones
Chemically, hormones may be classified as either proteins or steroids. All of the hormones
in the human body, except the sex hormones and those from the adrenal cortex, are
proteins or pro
Endocrine Focus: Thyroid and
Endocrine Focus: Thyroid
Set of disorders characterized by
abnormally increased synthesis and
secretion of thyroid hormones.
Drug therapy for hyperthyroidism
thionamides & iodides
Nclex review prep
METABOLIC EX. pH 7.30 AND HCO3 IS 20 THIS
IF THE PH AND THE BICARB ARE IS METABOLIC ACIDOSIS BECAUSE THEY ARE
BOTH IN THE SAME DIRECTION
BOW GOIN DOWN. ITS ACIDOSIS WHEN WHEN
THEN IT IS?
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