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XAVIERNURS 320Carlene GalapanoFall

NURS 320 Lecture Notes - Lecture 1: Deep Vein Thrombosis, External Iliac Vein, Atrial Flutter

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14 Dec 2017
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You are assigned to care for l. j. a 70-year-old bus driver who has just been admitted to your medical floor with right leg deep vein thrombosis (dvt).
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XAVIERNURS 472Patricia Mc MahonSpring

NURS 472 Lecture Notes - Lecture 10: Heart Murmur, Coronary Vasospasm, Jugular Vein

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5 Feb 2018
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2/5/18 nursing management during pci monitor anticoagulant status measure cat and bolus heparin as needed. Asa and cp iib/iiia antagonist may be given
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XAVIERNURS 472Patricia Mc MahonSpring

NURS 472 Lecture Notes - Lecture 8: Aortic Valve, Drinking, Milrinone

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31 Jan 2018
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1/31/18 acute heart failure wrap up acute decompensation. If you ha(cid:448)e a hea(cid:396)t failu(cid:396)e pt de(cid:272)o(cid:373)pe(cid:374)sati(c
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XAVIERNURS 450Jennifer BradleyFall

NURS 450 Lecture Notes - Lecture 11: Body Surface Area, Cardiac Output, Diastole

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29 Jan 2018
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Wedge pressures senses what is in the left atrium. The balloon can only sense what is in front of it and not what is behind it. When we inflate the bal
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XAVIERNURS 472Patricia Mc MahonSpring

NURS 472 Lecture Notes - Lecture 3: Torsades De Pointes, Ventricular Fibrillation, Ventricular Tachycardia

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19 Jan 2018
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3 or more consecutive pvcs occurring in a rapid rate. Sa node continues to fire, but ectopic pacemakers in ventricles fire spontaneously regardless of
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XAVIERNURS 471Deborah Van KuikenSpring

NURS 471 Lecture Notes - Lecture 4: Psychological Abuse, Elder Abuse, Role Reversal

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17 Dec 2017
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Ask if something is wrong if safe to do so. Support decision do not judge< blame or pressure client. Heterosexual or same sex (happens regardless of se
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XAVIERNURS 320Carlene GalapanoFall

NURS 320 Lecture Notes - Lecture 11: Health Promotion, Alternative Medicine, Health Equity

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14 Dec 2017
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Key topic review: list four main characteristics of homeostatic mechanisms. May require several feedback mechanisms: the nurse must consider all compon
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XAVIERNURS 320Carlene GalapanoFall

NURS 320 Lecture Notes - Lecture 8: Music Therapy, Guided Imagery, Miscarriage

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14 Dec 2017
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Key topic review: caring means that people, relationships, and things matter and is essential to nursing practice, match the term with the definition:
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XAVIERNURS 364Deborah Van KuikenSpring

NURS 364 Lecture Notes - Lecture 12: Single-Nucleotide Polymorphism, Nonsense Mutation, Silent Mutation

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14 Dec 2017
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They are the carriers of the gene or unit of heredity (dna). Chromosomes are composed of two longitudinal sister chromatids. Untwisting and unzipping o
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XAVIERNURS 364Deborah Van KuikenSpring

NURS 364 Lecture Notes - Lecture 10: Bone Fracture, Bone Resorption, Bone Healing

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14 Dec 2017
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XAVIERNURS 364Deborah Van KuikenSpring

NURS 364 Lecture Notes - Lecture 8: Exocrine Gland, Glycogenesis, Glycogenolysis

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14 Dec 2017
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Glucose---- glkycogen turns to glucose or you get it from diet. Ingested in diet, absorbed in small intestine, goes directly to liver. Brain and nervou
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XAVIERNURS 364Deborah Van KuikenSpring

NURS 364 Lecture Notes - Lecture 3: Bone Marrow, Complete Blood Count, Red Blood Cell

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14 Dec 2017
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Red blood cells that contain hemoglobin that binds oxygen. Platelets that help the blood to clot. The fluid component of the blood serves as transport
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