Tissue Integrity Crossword
Type
Crossword
Description

Outer most part of the skin
Fibrous, water-repellent protein
Second, deeper layer of skin
Loose connective tissue, stores fat cells
Confined to the dermis and epidermis
Involves the dermis, epidermis, subcutaneous tissue, possibly muscle and bone
Itching of the skin
Hard crust covering an open wound, dried plams proteins and dead cells
Fluid drainage from a wound
Used to determine allergies
human skin that has been harvested from cadavers
Skin obtained from an animal, usually a pig
Assessment tool for predicting pressure sore risk
Clear or straw colored fluid
Large amounts of red blood cells, drainage

Integumentary System Word Search

Integumentary System Word Search
Type
Word Search
Description

squamous cell carcinoma
basal cell carcinoma
subcutaneous layer
sebaceous gland
dermatologist
epidermis
follicle
melanoma
melanin
eczema
dermis
sebum
warts
hair
skin
acne

World Wide Pressure Ulcer Prevention Day Word Search

World Wide Pressure Ulcer Prevention Day Word Search
Type
Word Search
Description

Full Thickness Skin Loss
Deep Tissue Injury
Sensory Perception
Nonblanchable
Angiogenesis
Incontinence
Debridement
Excoriation
Granulation
Undermining
Unstageable
Blanchable
Intertrigo
Maceration
Reposition
Emollient
Epidermis
Nutrition
Periwound
Tunneling
Abrasion
Activity
Collagen
Erythema
Friction
Mobility
Moisture
Necrosis
Purulent
Denuded
Exudate
Offload
Braden
Callus
Eschar
Slough
Boggy
Shear

Wound Care Crossword

Wound Care Crossword
Type
Crossword
Description

Softening and breaking down of skin, resulting from prolonged exposure to moisture
The upper outer layer of the two main layers of cells that make up the skin
A common bacterial skin infection
A wound irrigation solution that has antimicrobial and excellent moisturising properties
A fluid with high content of protein ad cellular debris that has escaped from blood vessels due to inflammation
Bacteria embedded in a thick shiney barrier of sugars and protein
A dressing that adds moisture to a wound
A sweet sticky substance that has been used in wound care for 100's of years
NICE guidelines recommend this product for debridement of necrotic, sloughy and long standing hyperkeratotic tissue
It can be white or yellow in colour, and is made up of dead skin cells

Integumentary System Crossword

Integumentary System Crossword
Type
Crossword
Description

Makes up 7% of body weight
Are cells that produce keratin.
Produce Melanin or pigment
Is the thicker inner region of skin
Also called the subcutaneous layer
Composed of keratinized filaments rising from pouchlike follicles in the dermis.
or hair follicle receptor
an inflammatory Bacterial skin infection
Detect light pressure and low frequency vibration
The ability to perceive objects or forces through physical contact
Glands that produce earwax
Glands that produce sweat
Produces oil
Glands that produce a watery liquid
Glands located in the axilla and the areola of the breast
compact Keratinizedcells that form thin hard plates found on the fingers
Is a pigment that give people yellow or golden color
Are Muscles attached to Hair follicles
Detect changes in the temperature and located beneath the skim
Is the crescent shaped white area at the base of the nail.
Was a Hungarian psychiatrist and pioneer in touch deprivation research
Or tactile disks
Information from receptors in the skin travel toward this area.
A natural occuring protien found in connective tissues
Type of tissue that makes up the dermis
Deepest layer of the epidermis
Is between the epidermis and the dermis
found only in the thick skin of palms and soles of feet

The Integumentary System Crossword

The Integumentary System  Crossword
Type
Crossword
Description

Tiny, smooth muscles attached to hair follicles, contraction causes the hair to stand upright
structure with outer and inner root sheaths extending from the epidermal surface into the dermis and from which new hair develops.
the less numerous type of sweat gland; produces a secretion containing water, salts, proteins, and fatty acids.
fat cells
superficial layer of the skin; composed of keratinized stratified squamous epithelium
layer of skin deep to the epidermis; composed of dense irregular tissue
subcutaneous tissue just deep to the skin; consists of adipose plus some areolar connective tissue.
loose areolar connective tissue of woven collagen and elastic with rich supply of blood vessels
dense irregular connective tissues making up approx. 80% of dermis
fine-touch receptors, light pressure, abundant in finger tips, you gather information about its shape, texture, and density, info your brain uses to identify the object
dark pigment formed by cells called melanocytes; imparts color to skin and hair
a primary tissue that covers the body surface, lines its internal cavities, and forms glands

Skin/body Membranes Crossword

Skin/body Membranes Crossword
Type
Crossword
Description

inflammation of the serous membrane that lines the chest and covers the lungs
cutaneous
membrane that lines joint spaces
"goose pimples" (two words)
cushionlike sacs found between moving parts
deeper of the two primary skin layers
forms the lining of serous body cavities
oil gland
bluish-gray color of skin due to decreased ozygen
tough waterproof substance that protects body from excess fluid loss
sweat gland
brown pigment
covers the surface of organs found in serous body cavities

Fundamentals of Nursing Crossword

Fundamentals of Nursing Crossword
Type
Crossword
Description

bluish or grayish discoloration of the skin
the act of listening with a stethoscope to the sounds produced within the body
difficult or labored breathing
pulse rate below 60 beats/min in an adult
illness with rapid onset of symptoms and lasts a relativly short time
refers to actions pf a drug as it moves through the body
point whenthe drug is at its lowest concentration
injections administered into the adipose tissue layer
thick, leathery scab or dry crust that is necrotic
thick dark yellow or green drainage with a foul odor
exercises involving muscle shortening and active movement
difficulty swallowing or the inability to swallow
urination during the night
artificial opening for waste excretion located on the body surface
data that is directly observed
study that deals with chemicals that affect the body's functioning
removal of nonviable, necrotic tissue
inadequate tissue oxygenation at the cellular level

Pressure Ulcers Wound Assessment Crossword

Pressure Ulcers Wound Assessment Crossword
Type
Crossword
Description

Moist tissue that is pink/red, beefy appearing with lumpy/bumpy appearance
Thick necrotic tissue(dry/moist) that covers the surface of the wound
Necrotic tissue within wound that can be loose/stringy/adherence; grey/yellow/black
Wound drainage
Linear scratches on skin
Softening of tissue due to excessive exudate or moisture
a sinus tract or pathway extending from the wound surface in a single direction
Tissue destruction underlying intact skin along wound edges; extends in several directions
Firm, hard tissue
Pertaining to or consisting of pus

SKIN & BODY MEMBRANES - pt. 1 Word Search

SKIN & BODY MEMBRANES - pt. 1 Word Search
Type
Word Search
Description

integumentary system
subcuataneous tissue
cutaneious membrane
epithelial membrane
stratum granulosum
synovial membrane
cutaneous glands
stratum spinosum
dermal papillae
papillary layer
reticular layer
stratum corneum
stratum lucidum
epperson rules
stratum basale
keratinocytes
serous fluid
melanocytes
pericardium
hypodermis
integument
peritoneum
epidermis
membrane
keratin
melanin
dermis
mucosa
pleura
serosa
skin

Skin Lesions Crossword

Skin Lesions Crossword
Type
Crossword
Description

Primary; Encapulsated Lesion
Primary, Flat circumscribed less than 1 cm
Primary, Elevated, firm circumscribed less than 1 cm
Primary; Flat non palpable, irregular
Primary; Elevated firm rough greater than 1 cm
Primary; Elevated irregular insect bite
Primary; 1-2 cm elevated firm lesion; Deeper in dermis
Primary: Elevated solid lesion deeper in dermis greater than 2 cm
Primary; Superficial elevated lesion filled with serous fluid
Primary; Vesicle greater than 1 cm
Primary; Elevated with purulent fluid
Primary; irregular lines via capillary dilation
Secondary; flaky skin
Secondary; Rough thickened skin due to itching
Secondary; Irregular shaped enlarging scar
Secondary; loss of epidermis
Secondary; Thick fibrous tissue that replaced skin after injury
Secondary; linear crack in epidermis
Secondary; Loss of part of epidermis following a rupture
Secondary; loss of epidermis and dermis
Secondary; dried serum, blood, pus exudates
Secondary; thinning of skin surface and loss of skin markings