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1

HTN

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2

Teratogen?

Things that are going to do harm to the fetus or embryo and cause permanent damage

3

Preimplantation, embryonic, fetal, ....

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4

Pregnancy Risk Categories: A, B, C, D, & X

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5

BSA?

Body surface area

6

Most possionings occur at what age?

1-3 years of age. They like grape medication tastes. Never say that medicines are like "candy".

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Preschooler age?

3-5

8

Preschooler age - real good to show them things like "teddy bear has an IV" or play with your stethoscope. (This is just info)

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9

School Aged Child?

6-12

10

Never shame kids. Ex: "don't be a crybaby". No one should be shamed. (Just info)

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Adolescents age?

13-18 years old

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They self-medicate without anyone knowing it. Drugs, alcohol, tobacco, marijuana. TEACH about HIV. Sexually active. Internal organs are not fully developed, especially renal & brain. (Just info)

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Young Adults

18-40

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Young adults use the least amount of Rx drugs, except for chronic disease process. (Info)

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15

Middle Adults?

41-65 years old

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Older adults

65 and older

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Poplypharmacy is an issue in older adults. See many HCP's. Need to do careful assessments and verbalize outcomes. (Info)

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18

GFR?

Glomerular Filtration Rate

19

Recombinant drugs?

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HCP?

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