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exudate
pain
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lactate
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Sepsis Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

lethargic
six hour bundle
three hour bundle
white cell count
urine output
time
tachycardia
severe sepsis
septic shock
sepsis six
sepsis
screening tool
raised respiratory rate
shivering
fever
multiple organ failure
life threatening
repeat lactate
lactate
intravenous antibiotics
sirs
infection
increased oxygen demand
hypotension
fluid resuscitation
fluid chart
early warning signs
critical care
confusion
chills
acutely unwell

Sepsis Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Body's systemic response to infection sepsis
Sepsis that has progressed to cellular dysfunction and organ damage severe sepsis
Can help to ensure prompt treatment to improve patients outcome early recognition
Hypotension persisting after initial fluid challenge tissue hypoperfusion
Marker of tissue hypoperfusion lactate levels
Number of blood cultures obtained prior to abx therapy twosets
Direct role in obtaining samples for culture and administering abx therapy nurses
Initial fluid of choice in resuscitation crystalloids
Often required in severe sepsis/shock to maintain profusion vasopressors
Recommended as the first choice of vasopressors norepinephrine

Sepsis Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

This is imperative when sepsis is diagnosed Time
Aim to give these within the first hour Antibiotics
Term for low blood pressure Hypotension
Complication of chemotherapy Neutropenia
Low blood pressure NOT reponsive to fluids Septic shock
This is not always present in sepsis Pyrexia
An early sign of sepsis Tachypnoea
Altered mental state Confusion
Who do you contact if a patient has a NEWS 6 or above? AIT
Concise communication tool SBAR
If untreated sepsis can lead to this multi organ failure
There is an increased demand of this in patient with sepsis oxygen
Percentage of patients more likely to die of sepsis than MI or Stroke Twenty
Test to check for acidosis and lactate Blood gas
Low urine output oliguria
To be started as soon as sepsis is diagnosed Sepsis six
Marker of tissue hypoperfusion Lactate
Patients who develop sepsis may need the expertise of this unit Critical care

SEPSIS KILLS Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Body's systemic response to infection SEPSIS
Can help to ensure prompt treatrment to improve patient outcome (2 words) EARLY RECOGNITION
Initial fluid of choice in resuscitation (2 words) SODIUM CHLORIDE
Number of blood cultures obtained prior to antibiotic therapy (2 words) TWO SETS
A marker of tissue hypoperfusion LACTATE
If your patient has observations in the red zone, you need to call a... (2 words) RAPID RESPONSE
A histroy of fevers or rigors is a ...(3 words) SEPSIS RISK FACTOR
Sepsis Kills - Recognise, Resuscitate and ... REFER
Repeat lactate level _ _ _ _ hours post recognition FOUR
Minimum recommendation for observations are every _ _ _ _ _ _/_ _ _ _ _ _ _ THIRTY MINUTES
Prescribe and administer antibiotics within _ _ _ _ _ / _ _ _ _ _ _ _ of sepsis recognition (2 words) SIXTY MINUTES
Monitor and document strict input/output on a (3 words) FLUID BALANCE CHART
_ _ _ _ _ _ / _ _ _ _ _ is sepsis + hypotension despite adequate volume resuscitation (2 words) SEPTIC SHOCK
If a pregnant woman presents unwell with signs of infection, you must follow the (3 words) MATERNAL SEPSIS PATHWAY

World Sepsis Day Word Search

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Word Search
Description

Tachycardia
Save Lives
hypotension
SIRS
Fever
Infections
Handwashing
Vassopressors
Lactate
Fluid Bolus
Antibiotics
Blood Cultures

The sepsis challenge Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Inflammatory state affecting the entire body as a result of an infectious or non-infectious condition SIRS
One of the SIRS criteria that indicates a possible infection is a respiratory rate greater than twenty
An elevated general chemistry blood level that defines severe sepsis criteria lactate
A patient with this chronic medical condition increases the risk of sepsis stroke
The patient with severe sepsis should be given 30 ml/kg crystalloid fluid bolus within how many hours? three
This racial group places a patient at a higher risk for developing sepsis white
One modifiable risk factor to decrease the risk of sepsis is not to smoke _____ tobacco
The 3-hour sepsis bundle includes obtaining blood cultures before giving this class of medication antibiotics
This class of medications should be initiated if the patient remains hypotensive after the 30ml/kg fluid bolus vasopressors
This indwelling device can be the source of sepsis foley

Quality Measures Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Sample of mechanical VTE antiembolism device
Sample of pharmacological VTE Lovenox
Screening tool used to score patient's risk for developing a VTE VTE risk assessment
Systemic Inflammatory Response Syndrome SIRS
Definition of 2/4 SIRS + Infection + Acute Organ Dysfunction Severe Sepsis
Done within three hours: Lactate, Blood Culture, Antibiotic and IV fluid Sepsis Bundle
Prescribed for Stroke patients at discharged to lower cholesterol and triglycerides Statin
A systematic assessment tool that provides a quantitative measure of stroke related neurologic deficit NIHSS
Alteplase, Reteplase, Tenecteplase are samples of TPA
a set of care standards dictated by Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services that have been demonstrated to improve patient outcomes Core measures

Sepsis Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

The three hour sepsis bundle includes obtaining blood cultures before giving this class of medication Antibiotics
Inflammatory state affecting the entire body as a result of an infectious or non-infectious condition SIRS
This indwelling device can be the source of sepsis Foley
Intial fluid choice in resuscitation Crystalloids
Usually given for hypotension that is unresposive to intial fluid bolus Vasopressors
The body's systemic response to infection Sepsis
A marker of tissue hypoperfusion Lactate
If untreated or if sepsis has progressed to cellular dysfunction and organ damage Septic Shock
One of the SIRS criteria that indicates a possible infection is a respiratory rate greater than Twenty
The patient with severe sepsis should be given 30ml/kg fluid bolus within how many hours Three
Test to check for acidosis and blood oxygen Blood Gas
There is an increased demand of this in a patient with sepsis Oxygen
Low urine output Oliguria
Septic shock is suspected with a MAP less than Sixty Five
How many blood cultures should be drawn before giving antibiotics Two
Patients with sepsis usually go to this unit Intensive Care
Can help to ensure prompt treatment to improve patient outcomes Early Recognition
Code called in the ER when patients meet sepsis criteria Code Sepsis
A white blood count greater than _____ meets SIRS criteria Twelve
A heart rate that meets SIRS criteria is greater than Ninety
Altered mental state sometimes found in septic patients Confusion
Term for low blood pressure Hypotension

Sepsis Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

________are recommended before antibiotics are started. bloodcultures
Sepsis is caused by an immune response triggered by an ________. infection
Tight conrol of ________levels with insulin is recommended. bloodsugar
Sepsis is more common among ______ than females. males
_________is a symptom of sepsis that requires intravenous fluids. hypotension
50% of all sepsis cases start as infection in the ______ lungs
_________is severe sepsis plus low BP despite IV fluids. septicshock
Actions taken soon after diagnosis are called ______ bundles
Elevated ______is evidence for inadequate blood supply to organs. lactate
_____ is recommended as the fluid of choice for resuscitation. crystalloid

Chapter 4- Integumentary System (Disease and Disorders) Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Localized collection of pus Abscess
Scraping away of the skin by mechanical process Abrasion
Inflammation of the skin and subcutaneous tissue caused by infection, characterized by redness, swelling, and fever celulitis
injury with no break in the skin, characterized by pain, swelling, and discoloration (also called a bruise) contusion
noninfectious, inflammatory skin disease characterized by redness, blisters, scabs, and itching. eczema
death of tissue caused by loss of blood supply followed by bacterial invasion (a form of necrosis) gangrene
Torn, ragged-edged wound laceration
Any visible change in tissue resulting from injury or disease. It is a broad term that includes sores, wounds, ulcers, and tumors. lesion
Chronic skin condition producing red lesions covered with silvery scales. Psoriasis
Disease characterized by chronic hardening (induration) of the connective tissue of the skin and other body organs. scleroderma
Fungal infection of the skin, that may infect keratin of the skin, hair,and nails. (also called ringworm) tinea