Type
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Temporary cessation of breathing APNEA
Pulse rate less than 60 bpm BRADYCARDIA
The route that a medication is administered into a vein intravenous
Piece of equipment that contains all supplies and medication needed during cardiac arrest codecart
Injections administered into the adipose tissue layer subcutaneous
Artificial opening for waste excretion located on the body surface ostomy
Thick dark yellow or green drainage with a foul odor purulent
The act of listening with a stethoscope to the sounds produced auscultation
Full body review by the nurse at least once per shift assessment
Injuries to the skin and underlying tissue Pressureulcer
An IV line that is inserted into a large vein typically i the near the heart Centralline
The branch of medicine concerned with the uses, effects, and modes of action of drugs pharmacology
Difficulty swallowing of the inability to swallow dysphagia
Clinical measurements that indicate the state of a patient's essential body functions vitalsigns
The computerized charting system used in most departments at Obici epic
a flexible tube inserted through a narrow opening into a body cavity, for removing fluid catheter

Fundamentals of Nursing Crossword

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Description

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

Medical Terminology Crossword

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Description

Lower gastric region hypogastric
Cutting of bone for correction osteotomy
Abnormal condition of the mind psychosis
Something that can cause cancer is _______. carcinogenic
Operation using a fiber optic camera to visually examine joints. arthroscopy
Pain in the chest usually caused by a viral infection of the pleural membrane. pleurodynia
Adequate blood supply is withheld from an organ or part of the body. ischemia
Surgical puncture of the chest to drain fluid. thoracocentesis
Spherical shaped bacteria that often causes infection of the throat. streptococcus
Removal of the voice box laryngectomy
Abnormal condition in which a baby's head is smaller than expected because of abnormal brain development. microcephaly
A hormonal disorder associated with the enlargement of the distal extremities. acromegaly
Removal of tissue for examination biopsy
Inflammation of the bronchi of the lungs. Bronchitis
Softening of the bones. Osteomalacia
Surgical repair of blood vessels. angioplasty
Hardening of the small blood arterioles. arteriosclerosis
Creation of an opening into the trachea to create an airway tracheostomy
incision into a vein to draw blood. phlebotomy
wasting away of body tissue usually due to undernourishment or abnormal development. atrophy
Smallest branches of the bronchi. Bronchiole
muscular wall of the heart myocardium
fat tissue adipose
innermost mucus lined tissue of the uterus. endometrium
removal of half of the tongue. hemiglossectomy
asd intercostal

Anatomy of the Heart Crossword

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a large arterial trunk the arises from the base of the left ventricle and channels blood from the heart in to other arteries throughout the body. Aorta
The semi lunar valve between the left ventricle and the aorta that prevents blood from flowing back in to the left ventricle. Aortic Valve
The outermost layer of the heart and the innermost layer of the pericardial sac. Epicardium
A irregular heartbeat or rhythm Arrhythmia
The largest vein in the human body that returns oxygenated blood to the right atrium of the heart.q Inferior Vena Cava
To relax Repolarize
To contract Depolarize
Vessels that carry blood away from the heart. Arteries
The innermost layer of the heart, which lines the inferior of the heart chambers and covers the valves of the heart. Endocardium
A normal heart rhythm but with a rate of 60 BPM; common in athletes. Bradycardia
A large vein that carries oxygenated blood in to the heart. Superior Vena Cava
An abnormally rapid heart rate. Tachycardia
Muscles located in the ventricles of the heart. Papillary Muscles
A small body of specialized muscle tissue in the wall of the right atrium of the heart that acts as a pacemaker by producing contractile signals at regular intervals. Sinoatrial Node
The muscular tissue of the heart. Myocardium

The Integumentary System Crossword

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Tiny, smooth muscles attached to hair follicles, contraction causes the hair to stand upright arrector pili
structure with outer and inner root sheaths extending from the epidermal surface into the dermis and from which new hair develops. hair follicle
the less numerous type of sweat gland; produces a secretion containing water, salts, proteins, and fatty acids. apocrine
fat cells adipose cells
superficial layer of the skin; composed of keratinized stratified squamous epithelium epidermis
layer of skin deep to the epidermis; composed of dense irregular tissue dermis
subcutaneous tissue just deep to the skin; consists of adipose plus some areolar connective tissue. hypodermis
loose areolar connective tissue of woven collagen and elastic with rich supply of blood vessels papillary layer
dense irregular connective tissues making up approx. 80% of dermis reticular layer
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 meissner's corpuscles
dark pigment formed by cells called melanocytes; imparts color to skin and hair melanin
a primary tissue that covers the body surface, lines its internal cavities, and forms glands epithelial tissue

Bloodborne Pathogens Crossword

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Description

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

4.03 Endocrine Medical Terminology Crossword

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Description

A disorder in adults in which the pituitary gland produces too much growth hormone. acromegaly
a rare, genetic disorder characterized by the breakdown or loss of myelin adrenoleukodystrophy
nearer the front, especially situated in the front of the body or nearer to the head anterior
collection of glands of an organism that secrete hormones directly into the circulatory system to be carried towards distant target organs. endocrine system
Absence of thirst for water. hydroadipsia
a benign outgrowth of cartilaginous tissue on a bone. exostosis
multibranched polysaccharide of glucose that serves as a form of energy storage in humans glycogen
the likely course of a disease or ailment. prognosis
the tendency toward a relatively stable equilibrium between interdependent elements, especially as maintained by physiological proce homeostasis
softening of the tissues malacia
A surgical incision into the testicle orchidotomy
is the surgical removal of the female reproductive organs ovariohysterectomy
Difficulty swallowing foods or liquids, arising from the throat or esophagus, ranging from mild difficulty to complete and painful blockage. dysphagia
risk factor for forming blood clots in veins (venous thrombosis), as with the deep veins of the legs (deep vein thrombosis or DVT) venous stasis
involves the application of telemetry in biology, medicine, and other health care to remotely monitor various vital signs of ambulatory patients. biotelemetry

medical terminology Crossword

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Description

red erythro
bi two
many/much poly
within or in intra
above or over epi
backward or behind retro
decrease in blood cells penia
removal incision ectomy
incision-cut into otomy
forming a mouth or opening ostomy
pain algia
what the word refers to(body) root
What is being done to the root word or condition of the root Suffix
beginning/further defines the root prefix
cephal head
crani skull
instrument to look in ears otoscope
rhinorrhea is a runny nose
gastr stomach
cholecyst gallbladder
neph kidney
pertains to the chest thoracic
laryng voicebox
cyst bladder
fast heartbeat tachycardia
arth joint
cyanosis bluish discoloration
cerumen earwax
The temporary cessation of breathing apnea
difficulty breathing dyspnea
derm skin
ophthalm eye
bucc cheek
hem blood
cyt cell

Pressure Ulcers Wound Assessment Crossword

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Description

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

Health Care Careers Crossword Puzzle

Type
Crossword
Description

Examines eyes for vision problems and defects Optometrist
Provides total patient care by assessing a patients condition, administering medications, dressing changes, starting IVs, giving blood and other treatments Registered Nurse
Doctors who specialize in the care of the teeth and mouth Dentist
A person who is responsible for the planning of individual therapeutic meals to help promote healing Dietician
Relating to or using the methods or principles of science Scientific
A physician specialty who specializes in the diagnosis of diseases and infections by examining cells, tissues, and body fluids of patients pathologist
Provde a therapeutic environment for the delivery of health care Support Services
An individual awaiting or under medical care and treatment Patient
Create a picture of patient health status at a single point in time Diagnostic Services
The common name for a physician: a person skilled in the healing arts Doctor
A scientist that studies human genes Geneticist
Manintain or change the health status of the patient over time Therapeutic Services
Use scientific and technical advancements to enhance diagnostic and therapeutic abilities in health care Biotechnology
Provide functions that support and document patient care Health Informatics
Also called heart beat Pulse
A person who dispenses and suggests medications to be used in the treatment of diseases and disorders Pharmacist
Tools you use for a specific task Equipment

oral medications and parenteral dosages Crossword

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Description

medication administered into a muscle by injection intramuscular
medication administered under the skin by injection subcutaneous
medication administered between the layers of the skin intradermal
medication delivered directly to the blood stream through a vein intravenous
a solid disk that contains a drug tablet
oval-shaped pills that have a coating for easy swallowing caplets
oval-shaped shells that consist of two pieces that fit together capsules
gelatin shells that are not designed to be opened gelcaps
tablets that have a coating that is meant to dissolve in the small intestines enteric-coated
contain granules of medication spansules
a type of syringe that is less than 1 mL tuberculin
a type of syringe that is greater than 1 mL standard
when the amount to administer is greater than 1 mL always round to the nearest ____ place tenths
when the amount to administer is less than 1 mL always round to the nearest ____ place hundredth
inhaled medications inhalants
medications that are administered through the skin transdermal
medication applied to the skin topical
medications used for the eyes ophthalmic
medications used for the ears otic