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1

How many respiration’s for an adult and for a child??


12-20 for an adult
20-30 for a child

2

What is the normal pulse rate for an adult and for a child ?

60-100

70-120

3

What is the normal blood pressure??

120/80

4

What is diaphiresis??

Sweating to dissipate body heat

5

Difficulty breathing EXCEPT when sitting up or standing erect

Orthopnea

6

Auscultation

Listening to the chest with a stethoscope and counting heart beat.

7

Most common artery for measuring pulse ?

Carotid artery

8

A pulse oximeter does what??

Checks pulse rate and oxygen blood saturation

9

The turbulent sound through a blood pressure cuff is called??

Korotkoff sounds

10

Blood pressure of 95/60 or below

Blood pressure or 140/90 or above

Hypotension m

Hypertension

11

High flow oxygen devices ??

Most common Low flow oxygen device ??

Nebulizers
Air entertainment mask

Nasal cannula

12

Most common insertion sit for the CV catheters??

Th subclavian vein

13

Hickman
PICCs
Port a cath

Types of central venous lines

14

What are CV lines used for ??

To administer chemotherapy, or therapy drugs, nutrition

15

One contraction to the next contraction is called

Cardiac cycle

16

What is the active transport mechanism ??

Sodium potassium ion pump

17

Myocardial muscle cells relax ..

Myocardial cells are stimulated to contract ...

Repolarization

Depolarization

18

The process of repolarization and depolarization

Action potential

19

Full cardiac arrest or no evidence of cardiac conductions

Asystole
Flat lined

20

What increases nerves ??

What relaxes you??

Sympathetic

Parasympathetic

21

What includes the SA node,
AV nose, bundle of his, and purkinje fibers ??

Specialized cells—

22

What initiated the impulse ??

SA node

23

What is the 1st wave; depolarization

P wave

24

Complex present depolarization

QRS wave

25

Repolarization is what wave ?

T wave

26

What is significant about the Q ?

Q portion is not evident on the ECG

27

What are arrhythmias?

Abnormalities of atria or ventricular heart rates

28

What devices can be used for arrhythmias??

ICD— gives shock

Pacemakers — helps rhythm

29

Carry blood away the heart
Carry blood to the heart

Arteries

Veins

30

Ambulatory

Empathy

Able to walk

Recognition and understanding of another’s feelings