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Flashcards in Vocab Deck (32):
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Cyanotic

Blue

2

Jaundice

Yellow

3

Bike

Green

4

Necrotic

Black

5

Ashen

Grey

6

Pale

White

7

Fine quick movements of hands

Tremors

8

Tired

Lethargic

9

Answers questions wrong

Incoherent

10

Responds only if stimulated

Comatose

11

Retreats into oneself

Withdrawn

12

Strikes out

Combative

13

Rectal gas

Flatus

14

Coughing up material

Productive

15

Dealing with the elderly

Geriatric

16

Pus like drainage

Purulent

17

No appetite

Anorexia

18

Paralyzed on one side

Hemiplegia

19

Large amount

Copious

20

Swelling

Edema

21

Paralyze from the waist down

Paraplegia

22

Perspiring

Diaphoreric

23

Difficult breathing

Dyspnea

24

Someone who investigates reported complaints

Ombudsman

25

If you leave a resident unattended it is considered

Neglect

26

The document that spells out the rights of long term care residents

Residents rights

27

Bed rails, hand mitts and safety belts can be considered

Restraints

28

A husband and wife sharing a room is an example of a residents right to

Living arrangement

29

Showing a resident that you hold them to a high regard

Respect

30

One of the most important rights for a resident is the right to

Privacy

31

A resident is encouraged to voice

Grievances

32

A resident has the right to spend time with visitors at

Any reasonable hour