Nursing 211: Guided Reading Questions w/Answers
Jensen Ch. 1
1. What are the four broad/main goals in nursing?
Nursing has a focus comprising four main goals:
a. To promote health (state of optimal functioning or well-being with physical,
social, and ment
Nursing 211 Guided Reading: Exam 3
Jensen Ch. 16
1. What are the anterior thoracic landmarks? Where are they located?
2. What is the costal angle? What is a normal costal angle?
The angle betwe
Nursing 211 Guided Reading: Exam 2
Jensen Ch. 11
1. What are the changes that occur in the skin, hair, and nails as a person ages?
As skin ages, it gradually loses elastin, collagen, and subcutaneous fat, resulting in
overall thinner skin. Effects of thes
Nursing 211 Guided Reading Questions: Exam 4
Jensen Ch. 7
1. Be familiar with basic nutritional concepts (primary nutrients: carbohydrates, proteins,
lipids, vitamins and minerals, supplements, fluid and electrolytes)
2. What are the specific consideratio
Nursing Exam 5: Guided Reading Questions
Jensen Ch. 4
1. What are sentinel events?
Serious, life threatening errors in healthcare.
2. What are the purposes of the patient medical record?
The medical record serves multiple purposes. In addition to being a
(August 19, 2016)
Governed by the ANA
We dont treat illnesses; we treat patients who have illnesses!
Review parts of the nursing process*
Three Frameworks for Assessment*
(August 22, 2016)
Two types of communi
Study Guide Test 3 (Include the information for pain from the last study guide)
Preoperative Phase (Pre-op Nursing Tasks)
o Baseline eval/pre-op interview
o Physical assessment
o Emotional assessment
o Anesthetic History
o Allergy History
Study Guide Test 1
Health and Wellness
Definition of health a state of complete physical, mental, and social well-being,
and not merely the absence of disease or infirmity.
Illness is a subjective state of feeling unhealthy or a persons response to dise
SPIRITUALITY: Anything pertaining to a persons relationship to a nonmaterial lifeforce or higher power
RELIGION: Organized system of beliefs about a higher power. Often includes set forms
of worship, practices, and codes of conduct. May be
Test 2 Study Guide
Understand the respiratory system and the process of ventilation
Hypoxia: decreased 02 to the cells. Sx dyspnea, restlessness, fatigue, dizziness, inc HR, inc RR, inc
BP, pale, cyanotic
Orthopnea: labored breathing positi
Intro to Education
February 12, 2016
Watching the short film, The Class Divided, was an experiment on a small class of third
graders. The teacher, Mrs. Elliott, of the class wanted to teach her third grade class
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HUM370 Cultural Pluralism
J. Walter, Instructor
Virtual Field Trip
The Signature Assignment for our course involves taking a class field trip, and for our Dallas campus offering of
the course this will be a Virtual