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Flashcards in Med Surg ATI Deck (17):
1

Cholecystitis

Vague pain radiating to right shoulder

2

Indication of peritonitis

Rigid, board-like abdomen

3

Hep A

Contaminated food or water

4

Left sided heart failure

Oliguria during the day

5

Ileostomy pouch

Empty when 1/3 or 1/2 full, use skin barrier when refitting

6

Rheumatoid arthritis

Alternation of heat and cold packs, exercise even if its painful

7

Aphasia

Left hemisphere stroke

8

Impulsive behavior

Right hemisphere stroke

9

Hearing aid

Have the most difficulty with background noises

10

Increased pain with rheumatoid arthritis

Increased globulin and ESR

11

Prednisone inhaler

Don't space puffs 15 seconds apart
Exhale w/ pursed lips
Rinse mouth after
Hold for 10 secs after inhale

12

Erythropoietin

Reduces need for transfusions with CKF bc it reverses the anemia, iron is necessary for it to work, need frequent blood tests, don't limit the amount of protein

13

Hemolytic transfusion reaction

Lower back pain and apprehension

14

Arterial line

Place a pressure bag around the flush solution

15

Adverse effect of beta blockers

Bronchoconstriction

16

How to prevent dumping syndrome after gastrectomy

Lay in a supine position after meals, do not drink liquids with meals or 1 hour before or after meals

17

Severe lyme dz

Abx for 30 days, joints will ache