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Noncummunicable Diseases Also know as hypertension, blood pressure is higher than average.. Chemicals in the body that cause allergic reactions.. Blood flow to the head is cut off.. Conditions marked by pain and swelling in the joints.. A condition where the blood flow to the heart is blocked.. Adult
NURSING EPIDEMIOLOGY Prevalence of a disease within an area.. Worlwide epidemic.. A person or an animal that shows no symptoms of a disease but harbors the infectious agent of that disease and is capable of transmitting it to others.. The study of spread and control of diseases.. A specific causative agent (as a bacterium or virus) of disease. . Adult
Nursing Terms Inserted on most patients scheduled for atrial fibrillation due to high volume of fluid administration and length of procedure . Coronary Artery Bypass Grafting. Activity restriction after cath. Volumetric fraction of blood pumped out of the ventricle with each heart beat . P in PCI. Very Difficult
Nutrient What is the super nut?. An animal organ you can eat. They come in pods. High in starch. Where's the _ _ _ _?. Hard
Nutrients Water makes up more than half of your body weight. Carries nutrients around the body.. Helps your body work properly so you grow and develop just like you should. Helps your body work properly so you grow and develop just like you should. Protein bild, maintains, and replaces the tissues in your body.. Contains starches and sugars for energy.. Older Children
Nutrients Important for building strong bones and teeth. Found in meats and whole dairy products like milk, cheese, cream and ice cream. Important for making blood and building cells. Important to keep the digestive tract working smoothly. Needed for healthy blood. Found in animal products. Big
Nutrients! Using your notes, find These kinds of food have a high nutrient content, and a low caloric value. A unit of measure in food. The body is made up of 70% of this nutrient. These nutrients can be fat soluable, meaning your body needs fat to absorb them. This nutrient can be found in many foods like fruits, vegetables, meats, beans and grain products. Older Children
Nutrition Bread, ________, Rice and Pasta Group.. Percent of nutrients in a product.. What guide did the Government design to assist people with their nutrients?. Drink of life.. Teens are growing so they need more ________, calcium, iron.. Older Children
Nutrition One source of protein is _____.. The most important meal of the day is ________.. ________ important for certain body parts.. You are _____ you eat.. What kind of drink should you have after a sport or activity ______ _____.. Older Children
Nutrition An enzymatic way our body breaks down food. An example of a complete protein. Milk is a good source of this. Another term for fat. Required by the body in large amounts. Big
Nutrition Answer questions, fill in the blank, or give the definition of the sentence What helps with bone growth?. Unit of measure for both the energy supplied by food and the energy used by the body. Building blocks that make up proteins are called?. Part of grains and plant foods that cannot be digested are called?. 70% of the body is made up of _________?. Big
Nutrition & Digestion Fingure like projections in the inner surface of small intestine.. Bile juice helps in the digestion of ___________ present in the food.. A pigment other than chlorophyll which can absorb sunlight.. Last part of the large intestine.. Getting rid of undigested food.. Hard
Nutrition for Thought HDL stands for. The most common animal source of protein. Sugars are also called. ____ is found in animal sources. increase LDL levels and are found in fatty meats and high fat products.. Hard
Nutrition Label Terms Contains less than 5 calories per serving (2words). 3gm of fat or less per serving (2 words). Contains no more than 40 calories per serving (2 words). lb. Contains 25% fewer calories per serving than the regular product (2 words). Hard
Nutrition Related Diseases risk factor for heart disease, and other medical conditions. causes bones to become weaker and break easily. makes you pale, weak, short of breath, often tired. physcial response to certain foods by the bodies immune system. may cause increased blood clotting, stroke, decreased flexibality of blood vessels. Hard
Nutrition Through the Life Cycle Teens should get this many minutes of activity each day. . Parents should not use food as a punishment or ____________.. A major health problem for older adults who have calcium-deficient diets. . Reactions between foods and drugs. . A response of the body's immune system to a food protein. . Big
Nutrition Vocabulary Test your nutrition knowledge by completing the crossword below. 'Good' Cholesterol. A condition of inadequate red blood cells- one cause is iron deficiency. Unit of energy in food. 'Bad' Cholesterol. The sugar in milk. People with '____' intolerance can not digest it.. Hard
Nutrtion body needs them in small amounts. milk is a good source of what. contains at least 50% less fat. oxygen carrying part of blood. 60-80% of our body is.... Big
OCD The way one acts, thinks, feels. Irresistible urge. Preocupy or fill the mind of someone or something to a troubling extent. A disease or period of sickness. Medical care given to someone in need. Adult
Optics When you are near-sighted. The bending or change in the direction of light when it travels from one medium to another. The production of light as a result of high temperature. When you are far-sighted. A clear,flexible structure that makes an image in the eye's retina. Hard
Oral Pathology Descriptive Terminology 'New growth' abnormal cells exhibit uncontrolled growth. Benign discoloration of mucosa or gingiva. A flat, pigmented lesion larger than 1 cm. Resembles normal cells, remain localized, cannot spread to distant sites but can invade adjacent tissues. A lesion that has a deep cleft or grooves. Very Difficult
Organ donation and Transplantation Hepato refers to which organ in the body?. In which hospital department are the organs removed?. What is the treatment of choice for most end-stage organ diseases?. Who is the first person to call when a petential donor is identified in ICU?. How many doctors are required to declare someone brain death?. Teenage
Organelles light energy. digestion. lipids. membrane factory. package proteins. Hard
Oxygen Delivery Cyanosis may be present when the PaO2 is well above 30 mmHg in patients with . Abnormally low arterial oxygen tension. Type of hypoxia where PaO2 is normal, but the oxygen carrying capacity of the hemoglobin is inadequate. Hypoxia where blood flow to the tissues cells is inadequate so oxygen does is not meeting needs of the tissues is known as. When areas contain at least a 5g% of reduced hemoglobin/100mL this is considered. Hard
Pancreatic Cancer An organ that lies behind the stomach and in front of the spine. There are 4 stages of pancreatic cancer. Occurs when this uncontrolled cell growth begins in the pancreas. Affected with pain. Moving or capable of moving at high speed. Big
Pankration The ...... Sea or Islands. Like a donkey. Were the Olympics are held. The front of a ship also called the Bow. A herald or an announcer. Hard
Pathogens Release toxins that cause redness and inflammation. I am used to prevent a virus. I am a type of parasite . viruses need this type pf cell to survive. You need this type of microscope to view a virus. Big
Pathology The 'P' in PCR. Our PA. Antibody staining. This is done by some office staff. The 'H' in NSH. Very Difficult
Patient Safety sessions empower caregivers to. Deviation is Normal. an aim should be. 80% say a checklist improves the safety of medical care. Evolution of ___ : No preventable mortality, harm, risk. Adult
Pediatrics causes lyme disease. brothers and sisters of a patient. first menstrual period. e-choli is the most common cause of this infection. shots given throughout childhood to prevent disease. Teenage
Pharmacology Introduction to pharmacology terms Decreasing response to repeated drug doses. The elimination of drugs from the body. route by which the drug is absorbed into the circulation via oral or gastric mucose or the small intestine. The use of drugs and the clinical indications for drugs to prevent and treat diseases. (2 words) Highest blood level. Big
Pharmacy medicine that calms you down. Brand name of Methylprednisolone. single celled organisms found almost everywhere. Brand name of Paroxetine. Brand name of Setraline. Big
Phlebotomy number of attempts you can get a stick on a patient before asking for help. area inside of the elbow on interior arm where most sticks occur. small, nonraised red spots on the skin when tourniquet is left on too long. an infection of the BONE . swollen. Hard
Physical and Cognitive Development in Adolescence An eating disorder in which the individual consistently follows a binge-and-purge pattern.. Powerful chemical substances secreted by the endocrine glands and carried through the body by the bloodstream.. First menstruation. Piaget's formal operational concept that adolescents have the cognitive ability to develop hypotheses, or best guesses, about ways to solve problems, such as an algebraic equation. . The testes in the males and the ovaries in the female (sex glands). Hard
Physical Fitness The ability to use your muscles, and joints fully. This type of fitness equals cardiovascular fitness. Makes up body tissue. It is made up of body tissue. Makes up body tissue. Older Children
Plague Impossible to pass through or break.. Relating to an owner or ownership.. Sees the worse aspect in something.. Having a graceful balance.. Keeping something under control.. Older Children
Positioning the Patient In the Perioperative Setting When patient is lying on the right side, the position is____________________ . A modification of supine position . Must not _____________ or place instruments on patient . Patient's ankles should be _________________ when in supine position . Patient must not be left _____________________ at any time . Hard
Prader-Willi Syndrome What chromosome is missing genetic information?. These types of activities encourage students with PWS to become more engaged.. A scheduled break to reduce fatigue is an example of what? . PWS can range in severity causing many physical and _______________ impairments.. When upset, students with PWS have difficulty with _______________. . Adult
Pregnancy An unborn or unhatched offspring in the process of development.. It surrounds a fetus, has long been considered a protected, almost inviolable, site.. A diploid cell resulting from the fusion of two haploid gametes; a fertilized ovum.. Relating to or affecting the navel or umbilical cord.. The modified blastula of a placental mammal. Hard
Preventing Substance Abuse Areas Within 1000 feet of schools and designated by signs that people caught selling drugs recieve especially tough penalties. Organized community efforts by neighborhood residents to patrol, monitor, report, and otherwise help try to stop drug use. Any unnecessary or improper use of chemical substances for nonmedical purposes. Residential Treatment centers. The control and influence people your age may have over you. Teenage
Radiation Therapy Used to assist in the positioning of patients.. Tissue equivalent material.. A national certifying body for MRTs.. Examples: interstitial, intercavitary, intraluminary, etc.. The way in which the total dose is spread out over time.. Hard
Radiology Loss of the specialized bone structure that contains the alveoli or sockets of the teeth and supports the teeth. The process that the diagnostician goes through with the use of radiographs, clinical examination, and history to formulate a diagnosis. A procedure that is used when the dentist gets close to the nerve when removing decay.. Interproximal surfaces of adjoining teeth being superimposed on each other because of improper horizontal angulation. A lesion that is on both sided of the oral cavity; most are normal landmarks. Adult
Reproductive Disorders Complete the crossword puzzle _______ aids in milk production. Lotions and deodrants can cause false _______ results on a mammogram.. Surgical procedure that can induce menopause.. _________ degree uterine prolapse involves teh cervix protruding through the introitus.. S/P a colporrhaphy a ____________ is insterted to prevent pressure on the sutures.. Very Difficult
Reproductive Medications Longer acting medication for treatment of ED (topic for review only). Genital herpes treatment medication. Class of drugs used to treat genital herpes but are not a cure. Preferred single dose treatment for chlamydial infections. Selective estrogen receptor. Hard
Respiratory System total or partial collapse of the lung. muscle seperating chest and abdomen. dyspnea on exertion. metered-dose-inhaler. a small angular cavity or pit. Hard
Respiratory System oxygen, instument to measure. excessive, breathing. lung, pertaining to, vessel, process of recording. chest, pain. pertaining to, lung. Hard
Safety ___________ comes first. always wear a _______ jacket when on a boat. stands for Cardio-Pulmonary Resuscitation. swim between these at the beach. stands for state emergency services. Older Children
Safety and Infection Control Bacteria, viruses, fungi, rickettsiae, and protozoa. The proper name for an infection acquired by a patient in a health care facility is a _____________ infection. Antibiotics are effective against bacteria not against. Microorganisms capable of producing disease. To live, anerobic organisms do not need. Hard
Safety and Sanitation Complete the crossword puzzle using terms from chapter 6. Children are especially susceptible to this type of poisoning. . Single-celled or noncellular microorganisms. . To help preven cuts you should always keep knives ________.. You should wash your hands for this many seconds. (Spell out the number). Your refrigerator should never be above this temperature. (Spell out the number). Hard
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