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  1. 12-20
  2. 2
  3. pyelonephritis
  4. Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act - 1996- written to protect the privacy of health info.,
  5. Cortisone and Adrenalin
  6. AB
  7. 60-80 mmHg
  8. 110
  9. Platelets
  10. Fragile, thin or rolling veins
  11. initial symptoms appear, which may be vague and nonspecific. They may include mild fever, headache, and loss of usual energy
  12. Press firmly over area or artery
  13. Unit
  14. malignant tumor
  15. palpation
  16. Betadine, Hibiclens & Hydrogen peroxide
  17. Force exerted on arterial walls during contraction,
    Sound force exerted during cardiac relaxation.
  18. a/c, veins of the fore arm, back of the hand, wrist, foot
  19. Weakness and wasting away caused by disuse of muscle over a long period of time.
  20. Frequency, Burning and urgency
  21. 4th intercostal space at the left mid axillary line
  22. Temperature taken at the armpit
  23. A process that uses chemical agents to achieve sterilization
  24. Side Affect
  25. vastus lateralis
  26. procedures used to reduce and prevent the spread of microorganisms
  27. foot doctor
  28. accepted medical use, least potential for abuse. Robitussin
  29. inability to control urination
  30. first morning sample
  31. 5th intercostal space at the midclavicular line.
  32. Apical
  33. 1. Identify, 2. Wash hands/Don gloves, 3. Apply Tourniquet, 4. Position in close proximity, 5. Place arm in down position.
  34. Standard Precautions
  35. S-A node to Purkinje Fibers
  36. Vomiting
  37. To identify high risk patients
  38. No special equipment is required.
  39. The collection of blood that has escaped from the blood vessels into tissue.
  40. benign tumor of lymph vessels
  41. Progressive degenerative liver disease
  42. To prevent serious complications.
  43. depolarization of the atria
  44. Fluctuating fever that returns to or below baseline then rises again.
  45. Receiver
  46. bruising
  47. Pulmonary Vein
  48. sarcoma
  49. Dorsal Recumbent
  50. Fever that alternately rises and drops, but which has no interval of normal body temperature
  51. IPV
  52. Surgical Asepsis
  53. O
  54. Abnormally decreased muscular movement.
  55. micturition
  56. abnormally rapid heartbeat (over 100 beats per minute)
  57. blood cultures, tubes without additives, tubes with additives
  58. Rapid breathing above 20 per minute
  59. Pupils Equally Reactive Responsive to Light and Accommodation.
    (Nervous system)
  60. Drug Enforcement Agency
  61. Digital S curve of large intestine
  62. Straighten auditory canal by pulling auricle back and up.
  63. Dry mouth
  64. Abnormally decreased motor function or activity.
  65. One minute duration, wash hands & wrist, Hold hands down during rinse, clean under nails.
  66. Use bulb-tipped syringe
  67. LESSER degree of abuse potential with accepted medical usefulness, abuse leads to moderate dependence. Refil 5x in 6 months
  68. surgical removal of gallbladder
  69. immunizations
  70. highly restricted medical use, high potential for abuse. Opium, Codeine, Cocaine, Fentanyl, Methadone, Meth, Morphine, Amphetamine, PCP, Secobarbitol.
  71. White
  72. 60 seconds
  73. Pathogens
  74. Anticoagulants
  75. have acceptable medical uses with limited risk of abuse or dependence (benzodiazepines, nonnarcotic analgesics, phenobarbital)
  76. to provide amino acids
  77. 1-3 ml
  78. Place the patient in a prone position.
  79. Supine, Dorsal recumbent, Lithotomy, Fowler's, Knee to Chest, Prone, Sim's
  80. d. when checking the order, after calculating the dose, and before putting drug back on shelf
  81. Used for instruments that easily corrode
  82. Use palm of hand against trochanter with tip of finger on anterior iliac spine.
  83. mumps
  84. Dispense fifty tablets penicillin 500 mg each and have patient take four times a day.
  85. cardiac muscle tissue, middle heart wall
  86. Enhances the action of another drug.
  87. wandering baseline
  88. Decreased in numbers of respirations.
  89. Fever
    Absence of fever
    Fever is present
  90. prostatitis
  91. blood in the urine
    absence of urine
    excessive urination at night
    Scanty Urine
  92. Test used to measure distance visual acuity.
  93. itching
  94. HBV
  95. Hemostat, Forceps and Needle holder
  96. 5ml
  97. Palpate the antecubital fossa with your index finger.
  98. contamination
  99. Distribution
  100. popliteal
  101. Are used to detect bacterial, fungal, or viral infection in the throat.
  102. 60-100
  103. Detect occult blood
  104. Pus in urine
  105. Apply three to four inches above puncture site
  106. poor glucose control
  107. After Bipolar Leads
  108. 30 degrees and 2 inches below armpit
  109. transurethral prostatectomy
  110. Multipara
  111. Fusing together of the bones of the middle ear resulting in conductive hearing loss.
  112. SOAP
    Subjective, Objective, Assessment, Plan for treatment.
  113. OS
  114. temperature taken in ear
  115. Pelvic examination only
  116. A fever that remains constant above the baseline; it does not fluctuate.
  117. Synovitis
  118. No accepted medical use in US, and high abuse potiential. ex: heroin, marijuana
  119. Meniere's disease
  120. decreased in size or wasting away of body part or tissue
  121. muscle inflammation and weakness resulting from infection or autoimmune disease
  122. Gravida
  123. anuria
  124. Practices that keep objects and areas sterile or free from microorganisms
  125. when intestines absorb too much iorn
  126. use a stopwatch to measure the time
  127. surgical remodeling of a diseased or damaged joint
  128. osteomyelitis
  129. enlargement of the spleen
  130. from the occipital protuberance to the supraorbital prominence
  131. body surface area
  132. 24-hour
  133. Embolus
  134. Be knowledgeable about drug administered.
  135. Alternating current (AC) interference
  136. Chronological set of notes for each visit.
  137. the wasting away of a body organ or tissue
  138. vasectomy
  139. Anticonvulsant, Dilantin
  140. Living Will
  141. Preferred Provider Organization.
  142. 15 months
  143. Drug interaction
  144. Patient Self-Determination Act
  145. paralysis of one side of the body
  146. Ostealgia
  147. 1 tsp
  148. Health Maintenance Organization
  149. large amount of urine
  150. Mode of Transmission
  151. inflammation of muscle tissue
  152. RL
  153. Irritable bowel disease
  154. side of thigh
  155. Myoparesis
  156. supine, dorsal recumbent, lethatomy, fowlers, knee to chest, prone, sims.
  157. type 1 diabetes mellitus
  158. wrong dosage
  159. difficult breathing
    normal breathing
    abnormal deep respiration
    shallow respiration
    rapid respiration
    Difficulty or inability to breath unless in an upright position
  160. . biopsy
  161. FDA
  162. By keeping surfaces dry.
  163. Graves' disease
  164. Uses steam under pressure to obtain high temperature of 250-245F with exposure of 20-40 min. (Autoclave)
  165. laceration
  166. a malignant tumor derived from muscle tissue
  167. slow heart rate, usually below 60 beats per minute
  168. Macular degeneration
  169. school entry and every ten years
  170. Presbycusis
  171. Transient ischemic attack; temporary interference with the blood supply to the brain
  172. arthroplasty
  173. Parental & Oral
  174. chondroplasty
  175. Temperature taken by forehead.
  176. Painful urination
  177. An instrument for examining the tympanic membrane (Ear)
  178. interstitial cystitis