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Specificity?

Probability of true negative (TN / TN+FP) (in row of people without disease)

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Purpose of chi square?

To determine whether difference btwn observed result and expected result is atrributed to exposure vs chance. Tests Null Hypothesis

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Who is an emancipated minor?

teen w/ child or living independently w/ source of income but must be at least 16

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St Johns wort has what drug interactions?

increases elim and therefore makes less effective the following:
OCP, iron, dig, anticoag, antiretroviral

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echinacea contraindicated in what population

immunsuppressives

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ginseng interacts with what?

anticoag, antiplatelet, steroid, hypoglycemic, diuretics

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valerian root used for what and don't use w/ what?

insomnia, sedating, so don't use w/ alcohol and sedating drugs

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ceclor, kind of reaction?

cephalosporin, high risk of serum sickness

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if PCN skin rxn, similar rxn w/ cephalosporin is what %?

<10%

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electrolyte effects from lasix?

blocks absorption of Na and Cl, wastes K and H
hypochloremic, hypokalemic alkalosis

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dose related s/e of lasix?

ototox / renal tox

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HCTZ works how?

contraction alkalosis, loss of water, na, chloride in distal, bicarb retained. metabolic alkalosis