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NCLEX Miscellaneous

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1. S3 ventricular gallop






2. Muscle twitching - convulsions - diarrhea - headache apprehension - lethargy.






3. Ulcerative colitis and Crohn's disease.






4. Support group for infertility






5. Seconds/PTT; upper limit of normal






6. Tuning fork held in middle of forehead.






7. Can cause fetal hemorrhage - do not use during pregnancy.






8. Treates Hyperkalemia






9. ESR men






10. Discontinuing ____ abruptly would cause diaphoresis - confusion - and tachycardia.






11. Risk for laryngospasm; tracheostomy set needed by patient.






12. HDL - men (good cholesterol)






13. Normal calcium levels.






14. ___ insulin peaks in 2-4 hours.






15. Causes photosensitivity - use sun screen.






16. Excessive release of vasopression from posterior pituitary gland - resulting in hyponatremia and possible fluid overload.






17. Hematocrit levels - children; %






18. Lasts for up to one year.






19. Alkaline Phosphatase (ALP); evaluates liver and bone function.






20. Limit intake of red meat & shellfish.






21. Hemoglobin values - men; g/DL






22. Disappears 3-4 months






23. Hemoglobin values - women; g/DL






24. Treat w/steroid replacement for life.






25. Creatinine (CR) men






26. Intermediate acting insulin; white & cloudy solution.






27. Metabolic alkalosis






28. Creatinine (CR) infant






29. WBC values - children






30. Regulates cardiac rhythm - increasing cardiac output






31. Excessive urine output - severe hydration - excessive thirst - anorexia - weakness; Treat w/ Pitressin.






32. Hematocrit levels - men; %






33. High calories - high protein - low fat diet






34. Lethargy - increased temperature - disorentation - thirst - dry swollen tongue - tachycardia






35. Orogastric tube designed for rapid lavage; suction equipment needed to reduce risk of aspiration.






36. Major concern for patients with abruptio placentae.






37. Tetany - seizures - confusion - irritability; calcium gluconate & airway maintainence.






38. RhoGAM is given to mothers who are ___ ____ - who have Rh - positive babies when baby has a negative coombs test.






39. Pain at umbilicus radiating down to groin; bulge in r/lower quad.






40. Taken w/meals and before bedtime; acne like rash.






41. Most common complications is dysrhythmia - seeing drop in BP






42. PaCO2 levels






43. Disappears 3-4 months.






44. Water retention decreasing serum sodium levels; treat w/water restriction - diuretics - Declomycin.






45. Facial swelling and proteinuria






46. Measures cognitive function






47. Daily weights - high protein diets.






48. Hemoglobin values - children; g/DL






49. Creatinine (CR) women






50. ___ ___ levels can be caused by chemotherapy or cancer.