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The bodies extreme response to an infection. It happends when an infection you already have triggers a chain reaction in your body. sepsis
Sepsis with acute organ dysfunction and a systemic inflammatory response severe sepsis
A potentially lethal drop in blood pressure due to the presence of bacteria in the blood septic shock
The leading cause of death in the ICU sepsis
True or False: Sepsis is easy to diagnose false
Spotting sepsis at this time will make life saving treatment relatively easy. early
The first thing to spot in a patient when looking for sepsis infection
true or false: At Bayfront Punta Gorda we determine if a patient meets criteria for severe sepsis by documentation of an infection, 2 SIRS, and a sign of organ failure true
Selected elements that when implemented together as a group have a better effect on outcomes than the individual elements alone. Example: lactic acid, blood cultures, and antibiotic bundle
This exam done by the physician indicates the effectiveness of fluid resusitation reprofusion
The immune response to infection in the body. inflammation
1 in 3 patients who die in a hospital have this sepsis
One way to prevent sepsis handwashing

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Sepsis Crossword

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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

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Emergency First Aid and Shock Crossword

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Hypersensitive or allergic reaction to a substance such as food, medication, insect stings or snake bites. Anaphylatic
Damage to heart muscle from heart attack or cardiac arrest Cardiogenic
Severe bleeding or loss of blood plasma. Hemorrhagic
Loss of body fluid from severe vomiting, diarrhea, or a heat illness; disruption in acid-base balance as occurs in diabetes. Metabolic
Injury and trauma to the brain and spinal chord Neurogenic
Emotional distress such as anger, fear, or grief. Psychogenic
Trauma to respiratory tact; respiratory distress or arrest. Respiratory
Acute infection Septic
French term; a method of prioritizing treatment. Triage
Immediate care thats given to the victim of an injury or illness to minimize the effect of injury or illness until experts take over. FirstAid
A clinical set of signs and symptoms associated with an inadequate supply of blood to body organs, especially the brain and heart. Shock
These help you recognize an emergency. Senses
When in an emergency situation, you must first do this. Categorize
In an emergency situation, checking for things such as breathing problems, excessive bleeding, or shock is called this. Urgency
A serious, unexpected, and dangerous situation requiring immediate action Emergency
Abnormal state of lack of response to sensory stimuli resulting from injury, illness, shock, or other disorders. Unconsciousness
Injury to the brain due to a violent jar or shock. Concussion
All the supplies you need to help someone in an emergency. First Aid Kit
A disordered psychic or behavioral state resulting from mental or emotional stress or physical injury Trauma
The action or manner of treating a patient medically or surgically Treatment

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Infection Control Crossword Puzzle

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Should be trimmed and clean at all times Fingernails
This level of precautions relates to all aspects of resident care Standard
These precautions include gowns, gloves, masks, sometimes eyewear PPE
PPE to remove first Gloves
The pathogen against which alcohol hand sanitizer is ineffective C DIFF
The number one intervention to break the chain of infection Handwashing
You should wash your hands for at least this many seconds Twenty
Hepatitis B & C and HIV are spread by this Blood
Extremely small drops of liquid, such as occurs with a sneeze. Can carry infectious organisms Droplet
The separation of infected persons from others Isolation
Type of disease which can be carried on very small droplets or dust particles that float in the air (Chickenpox, measles, TB) Airborne
Type of precaution to use for pathogens can be transferred by direct contact (hand or skin-to-skin) or indirect contact (touching surfaces or items in room) Contact
Residents with _________ are more likely to get UTI Catheters
You should perform hand ____________ between care of every resident Hygiene
_______ care at least twice a day reduces the risk of a resident developing pneumonia Oral
The name of the virus that causes respiratory infections typically between the months of October and April. Have you taken the vaccine against it this year? Influenza
After washing hands, turn off the faucet with a _________ paper towel. dry
Wash your hands immediately after removing ___________ Gloves
What is a common bacteria that is antibiotic resistant? MRSA
Hands must be ___________ if they are visibly soiled, or if there has been contact with blood or body fluids washed
Most health-care-associated infections are transmitted to patients by _________ staff
The overuse and misuse of antibiotics causes antibiotic _________________. Resistance
Who is responsible for cleanliness within the workplace? Everyone
____________ is your body’s first line of defense against infection Skin
Be sure reusable equipment is ____________ before you use it on another patient disinfected
Never ______ needles after use. recap

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Infection Control Crossword

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What is the name of the infection control nurse at NHOH? Krista Burckhardt
These are items worn to protect employees from blood borne exposures PPE
A patient that is coughing should be given a mask
The single most effective way to reduce the spread of infection and disease hand hygiene
Type of isolation required for patients that have symptoms concerning for Tuberculosis Airborne isolation
This type of isolation is appropriate for a patient with infectious MRSA . Contact
Every body fluid must be considered a potential for infection
Antibiotics are effective against bacteria but not viruses
the quality of being unaffected by a disease immunity
microorganisms capable of producing disease pathogens
Bacteria, viruses, fungi and protozoa microorgansims
To live anerobic organisms do not need oxygen

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HIV/AIDS Crossword Puzzle

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A medicine/ drug or treatment effective against viruses is antiviral
Action or process of spreading something to another person is transmitted
An fatal disease caused by the human immunodeficiency virus, or HIV AIDS
The _________ ___________ protects your body from diseases and infections immune system
The causative agent of an infectious disease virus
A fluid or fluid secretions of the body (ex: blood, semen, saliva) body fluids
Fluid that circulates throughout the body and carries oxygen blood
Keep something from happening prevention
Virus that attacks the immune system HIV
Medical treatment replaces an particular absent enzyme in patient enzyme replacement therapy

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The sepsis challenge Crossword

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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

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Sepsis Crossword

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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

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Workplace Safety Puzzle Crossword

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It's easy to remember how to use a fire extinguisher if you rememeber this word PASS
Spilled liquids create _______ and need to be cleaned up immediately Hazards
Do not read or text while walking. It is not worth the _________ Risk
Body position that promotes god ergonomics Neutral
First step in a safety conversation Observe
Critical to workplace safety Safety conversation
One step in the prevention of an incident occurence analysis
During an emergency, use the _________ exit to you Closest
Another element of a safety conversation Discussion
Reporting unsafe acts and conditions can help prevent Accidents
Acronym for the KP Safety Program CSMP
This is everyone's responsibility Safety
Monthly Safety Conversation Tracker Dashboard
Scan _________ while you walk Ahead

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Safe Sex and Contraception Crossword

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Contraception is used to prevent: PREGNANCY
True or False: Contraception prevents the spread of STIs FALSE
STI stands for sexually transmitted: INFECTION
Another name for Ímplanon ROD
In which part of the body is 'the rod' implanted? UPPER ARM
The only method of contraception useful for preventing the spread of STIs CONDOMS
True or false: Drunk or drug affected people cannot consent to sex TRUE
The contraceptive pill ('the pill') is taken at the same ________ every day TIME
Untreated chlamydia can lead to: INFERTILITY
People can be carrying STIs without having any signs or: SYMPTOMS
True or false: It can be impossible to tell by looking at someone whether they have an STI TRUE
Before using a condom, this date should be checked EXPIRY
The herpes virus can be spread via a coldsore during unprotected ______ sex ORAL
HIV: Human Immunodeficiency __________ VIRUS
STIs are spread through the exchange of bodily ________ fluids
IUD: Inter-Uterine _________ DEVICE
More information about safe sex and contraception can be gained by talking to a doctor, nurse or family ______________ clinic PLANNING
STIs can be medically _________________ TREATED
Age of consent laws are designed to protect young people from sexual abuse and exploitation. In NSW, the age of consent is: SIXTEEN
True or false: Safe sex should be practised every time someone engages in oral, anal or vaginal sex. TRUE
Ensuring sex is 'safe sex' is the ____________________ of everyone involved RESPONSIBILITY

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Air Pollution/Global Warming Crossword Puzzle

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A type of rain that is caused by air pollution ACID RAIN
Methane, CO2, Hydrogen, and Fluorine are what type of gasses GREENHOUSE GASSES
This was enacted in 1963, by the 88th US Congress CLEAN AIR ACT
Can air pollution affect humans? True or False? TRUE
Can Air pollution affect animals? True or False? TRUE
40% premature deaths caused by air pollution were in ____? CHINA
China, along with India, contains over 50% of the world’s sources of ____ pollution AIR
Air pollution kills over _____ million people each year SEVEN
What is the abbreviation of the government agency that protects the environment? EPA
Acid rain harms vegetation and _____ life? WATER
Air pollution can affect your ______ system IMMUNE
The Pollution Prevention Act, is an act that limits the amount of ______ that the industries are releasing into the enviroment GASSES
The Clean Air Act works alongside the experts at ___ to reduce and regulate emission of greenhouse gasses RFF
Chronic respiratory disease, lung cancer, heart disease, damage to the brain, and COPD are examples of ____ term effects LONG
Acid rain is an effect on the __________ ENVIRONMENT
Would visability increase or decrease due to air pollution DECREASE
Burning ______ _____ is a cause of air pollution/global warming FOSSIL FUELS
Air pollution can cause us to have an upper respiratory disease called ______ ASTHMA
The government of the US and the world have enacted policies and created agencies to regulate the quality of the ___ AIR
Air Pollution/Global Warming can cause ozone _________ DEPLETION

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