Type
Crossword
Description

walking AMBULATION
guides nursing practice standards
standing up for a patients best interest advocate
the nightingale of nurses Florence
I'm used to shock a patient Defibrillator
Increased heart rate Tachycardia
Having less frequest, hard formed stools Constipation
Swelling that occurs from fluid leaving the vascular system and remaining in the interstitial spaces Edema
sign of stroke paralysis
life-threatening complication of Diabetes Mellitus Ketoacidosis
Inability to pump adequate supply of blood Congestive heart failure

Nursing Lingo Crossword

Type
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Description

walking ambulation
superficial open wound abrasion
to stand up for patients best interest advocate
large lightweight flannel cloth used during bath bath blanket
having less frequent, hard formed stools constipation
swelling that occurs from fluid leaving the vascular system and remaining in the interstitial spaces Edema
type of medication that contains sweeteners or flavorings elixir
increased heart rate tachycardia
difficulty talking dysphasia
method of giving an intramuscular injection to prevent leaking of med, staining and or discomfort of medication z track

Nursing Week Word Search

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Word Search
Description

Assessment
Assist
Bandage
Basin
Blood pressure
Caring
cholesterol
Clinics
Community
Compassionate
Emergency
Florence Nightingale
Friendly
Gloves
Gown
Health
Helpful
Home Care
Hospital
Long Term care
mask
Medical
Medication
Mental health
needle
Nurse
Obstetrics
Patient
Pulse
Respirations
Sphygmomanometer
stat
Stethoscope
Stitches
tachycardia
Tape
teaching
teamwork
Treatments

National Nurses Week Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

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

Florence Nightingale Word Search

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Word Search
Description

Wounded
Soldier
Nurse
Noble
London
Lady with the Lamp
Kind hearted
Crimean War
Hospital
Helpful
Florence, Italy
Dedicated
Intelligent
British
Bravery
Florence Nightingale

Congestive Heart Failure Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

swelling of soft tissue from fluid retention edema
high blood pressure hypertension
shortness of breath dyspnea
extreme tiredness fatigue
abbrev. for condition where heart does not pump blood efficiently chf
organ which detoxifies substances in the body liver
organs which removes toxins from the blood kidneys
feeling of sickness; likely to vomit nausea
desire for food appetite
occurs when fluid in equals fluid out fluid balance
special diet to help regain or maintain health therapeutic diet
feeling of unease, dread or worry anxiety

Diabetic Mellitus word puzzle Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

diabetic eye complication diabeticretinopathy
most common complication of diabetic mellitus diabetic neuropathy
changes in blood vessels and nerves can leads to ulceration
Diabetic foot disease can leads to limb amputation
insulin-dependent diabetes Type 1 diabetes
Type 1 diabetes is an autoimmune condition
diabetic type 1 increased risk of heart disease and stroke
adult-onset diabetes Type 2 diabetes
juvenile-onset diabetes diabetic type 1
Diabetes Mellitus is a metabolic disorder characterized by the presence of chronic hyperglycemia
pathological defects in type 2 diabetes are impaired insulin secretion through a dysfunction pancreatic β-cell
one of acute complications Diabetes Ketoacidosis
one of chronic complications Diabetic nephropathy
Risk factors for Type 2 Diabetic Mellitus family history and obesity
diagnostic Fasting plasma glucose test
high risk for the development of diabetes and macrovascular disease are Impaired glucose tolerance and impaired fasting glucose
2-h plasma glucose value of 140 or more and of less than 200 mg/dL during an oral glucose tolerance Impaired glucose tolerance
Current therapeutic agents available for type 2 diabetes mellitus include insulin, and related compounds, biguanides, thiazolidenediones, α-glucosidase inhibitors and ... sulfonylureas
Type 2 diabetes develops when β-cells fail to secrete sufficient... insulin
.....develops with ectopic fat deposition in the liver and muscle Insulin resistance

Blood and cardio disorders Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

A decrease in the oxygen-carrying ability of the blood Anemia
An excessive or abnormal increase in the number of the Ruth recites Polycythemia
When bone marrow becomes cancerous and a huge number of wbc's are turned out rapidly Leukemia
A client that develops and persists in and on broken blood vessel Thrombus
When I thrombus breaks away from the vessel wall and flows freely in the bloodstream Embolus
An insufficientNumber of circulating platelets Thrombocytopenia
A bleeding disorder that results from a lack of any factor needed for clotting hemophilia
Inflammation of the pericardium Pericarditis
The valve flaps of the heart becomes stiff Valvular stenosis
A heart attack Myocardial infarction
When the ventricles begin to pump at their own rate Heart block
Lack of an adequate blood supply to the heart muscle Ischemia
A rapid heart rate Tachycardia
Hey heart rate that is substantially slower than normal Bradycardia
Abnormal or unusual heart sounds Murmurs
When the pumping efficiency of the heart is depressed so that circulation is in adequate to meet tissue needs CHF
A serious complication of varicose veins Thrombophlebitis
Temporary low blood pressure and dizziness when standing up suddenly Orthostatic hypotension
A condition in which the blood vessels are inadequately filled and blood cannot circulate normally Circulatory shock
The insidious filling of the blood vessels with fatty, calcified deposit lead to what coronary artery disease

cardiology terms Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

disease
arrythmia
tachycardia
carotid
sepsis
nuclear
peripheral
radiation
diabetes
surgery
stenosis
defibrillator
bypass
treadmill
coronary
edema
bruit
catheterization
echocardiogram
petscan
dyspnea
chestpain
stroke
claudication
hypertension
cardiomyopathy
ischemia
palpitations
transesophageal
syncope

Happy Nurses' Week Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Who is the mother of nursing? Nightingale
What is it called when a patient falls in love with a nurse? Nightengale effect
Where was the very first nursing school? London
Where was the first Miller's Merry Manor? Warsaw
What nurse at the Rushville Miller's Merry Manor has worked here the longest? Monica
Whom is our most recent nurse hire? MaryAnn
If a resident is constipated what is our first intervention? MOM
What is medication commonly prescribed for edema? Lasix
What month do we start giving flu shots? September
Name one way to assist with relieving pain not including medication? Ice
Where does a nurse need to put fall interventions. Careplan
If a resident has a bruise how many days do we monitor? Seven

Cardiac Emergencies Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

CO2 transporter veins
best known symptom of ACS Chest pain
medical term for difficulty in breathing Dyspnea
profuse sweating sign diaphoresis
abnormal pulse finding tachycardia
patient assessment pneumonic OPQRST
written guidelines for treatment protocol
vasodialator for chest pain nitro
aspirin contraindication asthma
medical term for heart muscle myocardium
weakened sections of arterial wall Aneurysm
chest pain relieved by rest and/or NTG Angina
acute myocardial _____ infarction
shock the heart defiblilate
BLS defibrillation device aed
aka right sided heart failure chf