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You need ___ hour of inservicing a year to maintain certification. one
__ tract is the continuous path from the mouth to the anus. GI
A g-tube is placed into the _______. stomach
Someone with ________ swallowing may need a g-tube. impaired
J-tubes are placed into the small bowel known as the _______. jejunum
To prevent infection ____ your hands. wash
Put on ______ before starting the tube feeding. gloves
Position the _____ body at least at a 45 degree angle for a bolus feeding. upper
______ residual once the amount is noted. return
Check placement by _________ air and listening with a stethoscope. injecting
Do not _________ water or formula to warm it up. microwave
Aspirate stomach contents with a _______ to check residual. syringe
Provide _____ care frequently due to NPO. mouth
Regular ________ will help prevent clogged tubes. flushing
____ tubing before disconnecting a syringe to prevent backflow. kink
Call the _____ if you have difficulties. nurse
When doing a treatment after a tube feed you need to ______ gloves prior. change
Notify the nurse if you see skin __________. irritation
When pouring liquid medications you should pour ____ from the label. away
Get a new syringe _____. daily
__________ is an infection of the skin around the tube site. Cellulitis
If you don't return the stomach contents you risk _____ and electrolyte imbalance. fluid
When checking placement by injecting ___ into the tube use at least 10cc. air
Call the nurse ___________ if tube is pulled out. immediately
You ______ call 911 if breathing problems occur. should
NPO means nothing by _____. mouth
Always do _____ checks when administering medications. three
_____ the syringe during a bolus feeding to slow the flow. Lower
After medication administration ________ on the MAR. document
You must have an order to ________ or mix medications. cocktail

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Pharmacology Terminology Crossword

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Close observation Inspection
Feeling differences in vibrations Percussion
Measurable data Objective
Information given by the patient Subjective
Looking and listening carefully Assessment
Conclusion about the patient's problem Diagnosis
Following the care plan and giving the medicine accurately Implementation
Looking at what happens when the care plan is put into action Evaluation
Nurse, patient, family, health care provider, and pharmacist working together as as team Concordance
Responsibility for doing a task is passed from one person to another Delegation
One time order to be given immediately Stat
What the body does to the drug Pharmacokinetics
What the drug does to the body Pharmacodynamics
The name drug manufacturers use in all countries Generic
Takes place through diffusion, filtration, and osmosis Absorption
Mild, but annoying response to medication Side effect
Insulin syringes are maked with __________. Units
Term for preventing infection Asepsis
Before a medication is given through the NG tube, you check _____. Placement
When the IV site is red, swollen and painful. Infiltration

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National Nurses Week Word Search

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This word search contains the following answers:

stomach
diabetes
hemorrhage
stroke
bandage
forceps
ophthalmoscope
otosope
call light
assessment
disease
symptoms
documentation
dictation
dose
needle
auscultate
medication
electrocardiogram
unit clerk
aide
patient
physician
nurse
brain stem
humerus
radius
femur
pulseless
asystole
enema
thermometer
monitor
ventricular tachycardia
atrial fibrillation
heartbeat
pulse
syringe
stethoscope

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Nutrition and Digestion Crossword

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Extract food suspended in water Suspension feeders
Live on or in food and eat through it Substrate feeders
Suck fluids from host, many are parasitic Fluid feeders
Ingest large pieces of food using diverse utensils Bulk feeders
Intake of food Ingestion
Mechanical and chemical breakdown Digestion
Cells lining digestive tract take in small molecules which travel in blood to other cells Absorption
Undigested material passes out of digestive tract Elimination
Digestive tube with two openings Alimentary canal
Throat, where food entering the mouth passes into, is blocked when you choke Pharynx
Bladelike, for biting Inscissors
Pointed teeth used for ripping apart food in crnivores Canines
Back teeth that grind and crush food Molars
A mucus and enzyme-containing liquid secreted by the mouth and makes food easier to swallow. Saliva
Converts starch to disaccharides Salivary amylase
Large ball of chewed, most food formed as you swallow Bolus
Rhythmic waves of contraction of smooth muscles in the walls of the digestive tract that propel it through the alimentary canal Peristalsis
A muscular ring like value that regulates the passage of food out of the stomach and into the small intestine Pyloric sphincter
Muscular organ covered in taste buds Tongue
Wind-pipe Trachea
Muscles of esophagus that contract above and below a bolus Esophageal sphincter
Voice box, controls the opening to the esophagus and trachea Larynx
A flap of cartilage and connective tissue that keeps food out of the travhea Epiglottis
Muscular tube that's conveys food blouses from the pharynx to the stomach o digestion here flexible, behind trachea, one foot long Esophagus
Pouch-like organ that temporarily stores food, does mechanical and chemical digestion, and times the foods release into small intestine Stomach
Made up of mucus , enzymes, and strong acid Gastric juice
Food stimulates cells to release this hormone into circulatory system, stimulating further secretion of gastric juice Gastrin

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NICU Crossword

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A medical Doctor trained in Pediatrics Pediatrician
A pediatrician who takes care of the sick babies Neonatologist
Unit Secretary NCT
"In Charge" nurse Charge Nurse
People who give their time in the NICU volunteer
a pastor, priest, minister, or rabbi who offers spiritual care to families chaplain
Most important people in the babys life parents
A breakdown product of red blood cells Bilirubin
Continuous Positive Airway Pressure CPAP
A laboratory test of blood, spinal fluid, urine, or other specimens which shows if germs are present and which ones they are Culture
the branch of medicine that deals with heredity genetics
Placing an endotracheal tube in the baby's trachea Intubation
Nothing to be given by mouth NPO
A return or backward flow; gastroesophageal (GE) reflux occurs when portions of feedings or other stomach contents flow back up into the esophagus. reflux
irregular pattern of breathing Apnea
Baby passes stool while still in moms tummy Meconium Aspiration
yellowing of the skin jaundice
donating blood to baby by vein or artery transfusion
The cells in the blood that carry oxygen red blood cells
medical doctor in his or her first year in residency intern

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CPR Crossword

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People don't act mostly because they are ________ of what to do. unsure
A "Good Samaritan" uses common ____ and a reasonable level of skill" sense
Unusual behavior, odors, sights or ____ are all signs of an emergency.- noises
To obtain consent to perform CPR on someone, state your name and tell the victim that you are _____ in CPR. trained
You do not need to get consent if the person is a child or the victim is ______ to tell you the problem, unable
The three C's.... Check, Call, and ____. care
only move and ______ person if you need to in order to perform proper care injured
you can also move a victim if the scene becomes ______ unsafe
you must check head to _____ when checking a conscious adult. toe
before checking a victim, you must check the ______. scene
if you are unsure what to do, you must _______ 911. call
______ is when there is not enough blood being delivered too all parts of your body and can result from injury or illness Shock
H.A.IN.E.S means high arms in _________ spine endangered
monitor abc's (airway, ______, circulation) breathing
always ask the victim if they are ______ ok
if you feel weakness or numbness on one side of the body this could be results of a ____ stroke
persistent chest pain or discomfort lasting more than 3-5 minutes could be a sign of a _____ heart attack
Use ________ if you are unable to perform full CPR hands only CPR
continue _____ until the scene becomes unsafe CPR
for rescue breathing use the _____ tilt, chin lift method head

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Digestive system Crossword

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Damage and scarring of the liver Cirrhosis
A round mass of chewed food before swallowing Bolus
An accessory organ that secretes many enzymes essential fod food digestion Pancreas
Projections that maximize absorption in the walls of the intestine. Villi
Partially digested food in the stomach Chyme
Involuntary waves of muscle contraction Peristalsis
The end of the large intestine where waste is in solid form before eliminated Rectum
Largest organ in the body that secretes bile Liver
Fluid that helps in chemical digestion in the mouth. Saliva
A muscular tube that connects the pharynx to the stomach. Esophagus
Substance that neutralizes stomach acidity Antacid
A digestive juice that is secreted by the liver Bile
An abnormal frequent flow of loose and watery stools. Diarrhea
A pear-shaped organ that store bile Gallbladder
Prevents chyme in the stomach from going into the esophagus. Cardiac sphincter
The last and longest portion of the small intestine Ileum
An enzyme present in the mouth and pancreas that helps to digest carbohydrates Amylase
Another name of the digestive tract Alimentary canal
Carbohydrates that are composed of two monosaccharides Disaccharides
Enzyme that breaks down fats in food Lipase

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Bloodborne Pathogens Crossword

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They are transmitted through blood or body fluid bloodborne pathogens
Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome AIDS
PPE required for performing any first aid rubber gloves
The thickening of blood coagulation
Vampire food blood
A serious liver disease that can be prevented with a vaccine Hepatitis B
Causes AIDS HIV
An infection that attacks the liver but may have no symptoms Hepatitis C
Another word for needles Sharps
Sharp metal objects that can transport disease needles
Blood, saliva, etc. body fluids
Waste that poses an environmental danger due to its biological risk Infectious Waste
The action of stopping something from happening prevention
An approach to infection control to treat all human blodd and body fluids as if they were known to be infectious universal precautions
Help given to a sick or injured person until full medical treatment is available First aid
Equipment designed to protect the wearer's body from injury or infection personal protective equipment
Instruments used to administer medication into veins syringes
The state of being exposed to contact with something exposure
AIDS, HIV, Hepatitis C, etc. infectious diseases
The action or state of making or being made impure by polluting or poisoning contamination

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Digestive System Crossword

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Nutrient molecules passed through the wall of your digestive system into your blood Absorption
Your teeth carry out the first role of ______ Mechanical digestion
___ is accomplished by enzymes Chemical digestion
The fluid released when your mouth waters is called ___ Saliva
A flap of tissue called the ___ seals off your windpipe, preventing the food from entering Epiglottis
The ___ is the last section of the digestive system Large Intestine
After food enters the ___, contractions of smooth muscles push the food towards the stomach Esophagus
___ is a thick, slippery substance produced by the body Mucus
The ___ is a j-shaped muscular pouch located in the abdomen Stomach
The ___ , which is located in the upper right portion of the abdomen, is the largest organ in the body Liver
___ is a substance that breaks up fat particles Bile
The large intestine ends in a short tube called the ___ Rectum
The ___, is a muscular opening at the end of the rectum Anus
Bile flows from the liver into the ___ Gallbladder
The ___ is a triangular organ that lies between the stomach and the first part of the small intestine Pancreas
The pancreas produces enzymes that flow into the small intestine and help break down ____, proteins, and fats Starches
Starches, ___, and fats Proteins
The small intestine helps break down ___ Fat
The lining of the small intestine is covered with millions of tiny finger shaped structures called ___ Villi
More professional wore for villi Villus

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CPR Crossword

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A first aid procedure that supplies oxygen and blood to the body until normal function resumes. Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation
When performing CPR this needs to be pinched to make sure airflow travels to the lungs of the victim. Nose
When performing CPR this part of the body needs to be tilted back in order to open the airway. Head
30 of these are given during CPR. Compressions
2 of these are given during CPR. Breaths
If someone is in need of CPR and have by lying there for more than ____ minutes, brain death is probable. Ten
If you start performing CPR within the first _____ minutes, brain damage is unlikely. Four
The Department of Health requires that the ambulance service reaches 75% of category A (life-threatening) calls within ________ minutes. Eight
This type of CPR is used by doing compression's only until help arrives. Hands Only CPR
This is used when a person is unconscious, has a heartbeat, but is not breathing. Rescue Breathing
A portable device that checks the heart rhythm and can send an electric shock to the heart to try to restore a normal rhythm. AED
If an INFANT is lying on the floor with no heartbeat and is not breathing, it is most likely because of a ___________ issue. Respiratory
If an ADULT is lying on the floor with no heartbeat and is not breathing, it is most likely because of a ___________ issue. Heart
The right depth and rate of compression's will help _______ flow to the brain. Blood
When preparing for possible CPR, the very first thing you do when you come upon someone whom you believe to be unconscious is check for __________________. Responsiveness

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Phlebotomy Crossword

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Universal Precautions are regulated by OSHA
Potential error from filling tubes in the wrong order carryover
How often should glucose monitors have QC checks daily
Why would a collection tube loose vacuum expired
Type of safety inspection performed on equipment maintenance logs mechanical
Complication from removing the needle before the tourniquet hematoma
What is present in a urinalysis sample to indicate infection leukocytes
Complication from underfilling a Gray tube hemolysis
Position for CPR supine
Primary function of RBC's --transport... oxygen
Puncture of bone for a heel stick can cause osteochondritis
The anticoagulant found in the Lavender tube edta
Type of tube to use for Blood Cultures sps
Antiseptic agent used to clean the site for a Blood Culture chlorhexadine
When calculating blood volume, you need to know the pts. weight
Tube color used for blood typing red
Term for using sense of touch to locate a vein palpate
Lab Dept. that tests cholesterol, glucose, triglycerides, and proteins chemistry

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