Level of cognition
(consciousness/alert) o Awake,
Oriented to person, place, time and situation
Conversation is logical
General appearance, posture, speech, hygiene
Moves all 4 extremities equally,
1. Be able to outline the route of blood flow through the heart beginning with inferior/superior vena
2. Explain the cardiac cycle and how it relates to the electrocardiogram.
3. Be familiar with common dysrhythmias.
Integrative Body Functions Study Guide NURS 135
1. What is osmosis?
Movement of water across a semi-permeable membrane
2. Explain causes for edema and symptoms of edema.
Edema excess fluid in the interstitial space.
S/S rapid weight gain, peripheral swell
NURS 135 Pathophysiology for Nurses
Unit 8 GI / Hepatobiliary Function Study Guide
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