Flashcards in Chpt 36 wrksheets Deck (49):
growing only in the presence of oxygen
growing only in the absence of oxygen
a strip of cloth used to wrap some part of the body
a type of bandage designed for a specific body part or to support large areas
whitish protein substance that adds tensile strength to the wound
a moist gauze dressing applied to a wound
removal of the necrotic material
the intial translucent, fragile tissue that forms during the proliferative phase of wound healing
a wound covering of dried plasma proteins and dead cells that occurs if the wound does not close by epithelialization
protusion of the internal viscera through an incision
area of loss of the superficial layers of the skin
material that has escaped from blood vessels during the inflammatory process and is deposited in the tissue or on tissue surfaces
a force acting parallel to the skin surface
the initial translucent, fragile tissue that forms during the proliferative phase of wound healing
a localized collection of blood underneath the skin that may appear as reddish-blue swelling
cessation of bleeding
reduction in the amount and control of the movement a person has
deficiency in the blood supply to the tissue
tissue softened by the prolonged wetting or soaking
guaze use to absorb exudate in a wound dressing
the process which during which macrophages engulf cellukar debris and microorganisms
compression of tissue
result of localized tissue ischemia caused y unrelieved pressure
primary intention healing
occurs where the tissue surfaces have been aproximated, and there is minimal or no tissue loss
thicker, yellow, blue or green tinged exudate
consists of leukocytes liquified dead tissue debris dead and living bacteria
red flush of sin that occurs when pressure is relieved from an area
renewal or healing of the tissue
secondary intention healing
occurs in a wound that is extensive and the edges cannot be approximated
mixed drainage consisting of clear and blood-tinged material
clear, watery drainage
combination of friction and pressure
used to soak a clients perineal or rectal area
the process of pus formation
wounds left open for 3-5 days, then surgically closed
decreased blood flow to an area can be caused by decreased temperature of tissue
the process in which extra blood flows into the area
the sin is the largest orga in the body and serves a variety of important functions in maintaining health and protecting the individual from injury.True or false?
hypoproteinema is an abnormaly high protein content in the blood. True or False?
false. hyperproteinema is the answer.
wound beds that are too dry or disturbed too often fail to heal. True or false?
Any at risk client confined to bed,even when a special support mattress is used, should be repositioned atleast every 2 hrs depending on the clients needs t allow another body surface to bear the weight. true or false?
Moisture from incontinence promotes skin _______ and makes the epidermis more easily eroded and suseceptible to injury.
wound ______ involves the removal of debris(ie. foreign materials, excess slough, necrotic tissue, bacteria and other microorganisms)