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June 1, 2020

Nursing Interventions for Social Isolation in Older Adult Clients

. Nursing Interventions for Social Isolation in Older Adult Clients Social isolation is one of the most common problems among older adults and can be..
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May 31, 2020

How to decrease blood clots using with Anticoagulants?

Anticoagulants fight against blood coagulation or clots. Anticoagulants are divided into two groups of coumarin derivaties and heparins. They both have the same purpose of..
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May 31, 2020

MAOIS Synthroid Antidepressant Anxiolytics

MAOIs (mono amine oxidase inhibitors) are antidepressant and adrenergic in action. They inhibit MAO enzyme which increase serotonin, norepinephrine and dopamine in neuronal synapse. Side..
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May 31, 2020

Coumadin, Heparin, Antidotes and Lab Values for Drugs

Here are what lab test you use for blood thinners effectiveness:Protamine sulfate: antidote for heparin (use is when patient’s aPTT is very high);  it works..
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May 31, 2020

List of Cardiovascular Drugs

Cardiovascular Drugs include medications that affect the heart and blood vessels as well as the anticoagulants. Here are the list I got.1. Cardiac Glycosides occurred..
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May 31, 2020

How to Take Care of Someone With Alzheimer Disease and other Cognitive Disorders?

Many of the reader of this article might not be suffering from any cognitive disorders themselves, but it is someone who is very close to..
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May 31, 2020

What is Griseofulvin also known Gris peg Used For

Griseofulvin (also known Gris peg) is an antifungal drug administered orally to treat tinea (ringworm) infections that do not respond to topical agents.. It is used..
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May 31, 2020

Pathophysiology, Signs Symptoms and Treatments of Cardiovascular Problems

Medical School, Nursing and Health Professionals – Learning Activity Sheet Cardiovascular Problems Pathophysiology Typical signs and Symptoms of this disease process Any labs and diagnostic..
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May 31, 2020

Infection Control – Nosocomial Infection

Infection Control in Nursing – Nosocomial Infection Nosocomial infection is any kind of infection that patients acquire during their stay in the hospital for a..
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May 31, 2020

Psychosocial Nursing – Principles of Mental Health

Psychosocial Nursing List the seven principles of mental health. (1)Do no harm. (2) Accept each client as a whole person. (3)Develop mutual trust. (4) Explore..
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May 31, 2020

Access Medical Record Online & Shortage of Nurses

Organize & access your Health & medical record information Online?-Some hospitals such as HCMC charge your $1 per page printout of your medical record. -Whereas..
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May 31, 2020

Nursing Process Worksheet

The nursing diagnosis for this patient includes: (A and B). Alteration in skin integrity r/t surgery secondary to left femur fracture. (C). Alteration in comfort;..
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May 31, 2020

Cerebral Palsy: Neurological Disorder Affecting Movement and Coordination

Cerebral Palsy: A Permanent Neurological Disorder Affecting Body Movements and Muscle Coordination An Outline Etiology/ Pathophysiology -Disorder of brain and nervous system functions -affecting movement,..
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May 31, 2020

Wound Ulcer Care and Healing Worksheet

Wound Ulcer Care and Healing Worksheet 1. In your own words, describe an “ulcer” as would be used when describing an external wound.~Ulcer is an..
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May 31, 2020

Chest Pain, Coronary Vasodilators, Statins and Nitro

Coronary Vasodilators are used in the treatment of angina, which could be due to insufficient blood supply or ischemia. Vasodilators dilate these blood vessels and..
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May 31, 2020

True versus False Labor and Different Birthing Positions

Topics to Cover: True vs False Labor & Birthing Positions Labor is the physiologic process during which the products of conception are expelled outside of..
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May 31, 2020

Application of Maslow’s Hierarchy of Needs in An Extended Care Facility

Maslow’s Hierarchy of Needs And An Extended Care Facility Maslow’s hierarchy of needs rank the basic human needs by their importance. Therefore, physiologic needs will..
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May 31, 2020

Understanding Tuberculosis: Description, Signs and Symptoms, Treatment

Tuberculosis Study Guide Describe the pathophysiology of each problem (what is wrong and what causes it) What are typical signs and symptoms of this disease..
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May 31, 2020

Symbicort for Asthma and COPD

Drug Symbicort for Asthma and COPD The drug Symbicort has been fiercely advertised on television recently as one of the drug choices for people with..
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May 31, 2020

What are the difference between coumadin and heparin?

Coumadin and heparin are both anticoagulants; so what’s the difference between two. They do not dissolve clots; they only interfere with the coagulation process as..
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