Most common disease contributing to the need for dialysis.
Milk products, bananas, cantaloupe, oranges, potatoes, beans and tomatoes are all high in this.
Excess fluid in the body can cause ____ (swelling).
The number one way to reduce infections. (2 words)
One of the main functions of the kidneys is to ____ waste from blood.
Goal weight when you leave dialysis. (2 words)
Chewing ____ can help with thirst.
Lean meats, eggs, and fish are all good sources of ____ to keep albumin levels up.
What you need to get your medication from the pharmacy. (Only providers can give this.)
Too much of this in your diet can increase thirst.
A condition of reduced blood cells.
What is the name of the facility?
Fruit that is toxic to dialysis patients.
Treatment for people who have kidney failure.
Too much fluid can cause a strain on which major organ?
Fistula, Catheter, and Grafts
A doctor who specializes in kidney failure.
The second leading cause of kidney failure in the United States after diabetes.
Someone who provides an organ or tissue for transplant.
A symptom of high blood pressure.
Phosphate binders should be taken ____ meals.
Kidneys are only about the size of your ____.
Medication that controls the phosphate level in your blood are called phosphate _____. (Hint: Renvela or Calcium Acetate/Phoslo)
High ____ levels can cause itchy skin, weak bones, and damage your heart.
High phosphorous levels can make your skin ____.
Localized collection of pus
Scraping away of the skin by mechanical process
Inflammation of the skin and subcutaneous tissue caused by infection, characterized by redness, swelling, and fever
injury with no break in the skin, characterized by pain, swelling, and discoloration (also called a bruise)
noninfectious, inflammatory skin disease characterized by redness, blisters, scabs, and itching.
death of tissue caused by loss of blood supply followed by bacterial invasion (a form of necrosis)
Torn, ragged-edged wound
Any visible change in tissue resulting from injury or disease. It is a broad term that includes sores, wounds, ulcers, and tumors.
Chronic skin condition producing red lesions covered with silvery scales.
Disease characterized by chronic hardening (induration) of the connective tissue of the skin and other body organs.
Fungal infection of the skin, that may infect keratin of the skin, hair,and nails. (also called ringworm)
Pathogen eating WBC's
The "I" in PRISH
A benefit of massage therapy on inflammation
Massage technique to soften scar tissue
An absolute contraindication to massage therapy
No resolution of inflammation
T- cell & B - cell Immunity
Homecare for acute stage
Swelling that may cause pain
Top layer of skin
Upper arm bone
Connect bone to bone
Connect muscles to bones
Assessment point the patient tells you
Assessment point you can measure or see
A neurological sign of injury
A neurological symptom
Helps reduce swelling
Common firefighter injury
Soft tissue injuries which occur gradually over time
Tissue which stabilizes and supports joints
Most vulnerable to sprains
Burn is red without blisters
Burn has blisters
Loss of extremity
Largest organ in the body
Layer that contains connective tissue
Skin's color created by special cells called _____
Inflammation of the skin
Inflammation with warm, red, painful skin rash
metabolic bone disease
body check up