Type
Crossword
Description

A catheter is a TUBE
Where is the catheter situated? BLADDER
What does a catheter drain URINE
What colour is normal urine? STRAW
What does the urine drain into? LEGBAG
A legbag should be changed every ——- days FOUR
What can cause a catheter to by pass? CONSTIPATION
To prevent potential UTI what pH should urine be? ACID
What area should be washed twice daily? URETHRAL MEATUS
How should a catheter be cleaned? AWAY FROM BODY
What is blood in the urine known as? HAEMATURIA
What is dehydration? LOW FLUID INTAKE
Which part of the bladder enables it to stretch? RUGAE
The bladder has an internal and external SPHINCTER
Which organs make urine KIDNEYS
What are the tubes called that connect the kidneys to the bladder? URETERS
What is the bladder STORAGE VESSEL
Why should a catheter bag never be held above the bladder? PREVENT BACKFLOW
What odour can indicate a UTI FISH
How often is a day bag changed? DAILY
Where should a catheter bag be emptied TOILET
What does specific gravity measure? CONSISTENCY
What disease can sugar in urine indicate DIABETES
What is the best method for cleaning the hands Soap and water
What can the presence of ketones in urine indicate? WEIGHT LOSS DIET
What personal protective equipment should be worn when undertaking catheter care? GLOVES AND APRON

Urinary System Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Waste materials are filtered from the blood into these. Kidneys
The tube that leads from the kidney to the bladder ureter
Painful urination Disuria
Visual examination of the urinary bladder. Cystoscopy
Inflammation of the urethra Urethritis
Muscular sac that holds urine Bladder
Root that means Renal Pelvis Pyel
Largest artery located in the abdominal cavity. Abdominal aorta
The kidneys are located behind the parietal peritoneum. Their location is then, _______peritoneal Retro
Abnormal condition of protein (alumin) in the urine. Albuminuria
Shock waves are beamed into a patient to crush urinary tract stones. Lithotripsy
Nitrogenous waste materials are separated from the blood by a machine. Dialysis
A person who performs surgery on the urinary tract and provides treatment of male reproductive disorders. Urologist
Vessel that carries blood toward the heart from the kidneys. Renal Vein
One of the two roots meaning kidney Nephr

Catheter care Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

catheter care is provided at least ___________ to three times a day two
this care is given to prevent ___________________ infection
tube inserted through the urethra into the bladder is called an indwelling __________________ catheter
This tube is held in place by a _____________________ balloon
________________ is the structure through which urine passes from the bladder and is eliminated from the bladder urethra
catheter care is given using soap and ________________ water
the opening at the end of the urethra is called a ______________ meatus
prior to providing care, a health care worker must was his/her _____________ hands
An indwelling catheter is sometimes called a ______________ catheter foley
there are four sites where ______________ can enter a catheter drainage system bacteria
the car worker should always was hands and wear ______________ when doing catheter care gloves

Excretory System Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Organ in the excretory system that filters waste from the blood kidneys
A tube that passes urine from the kidney to the urinary bladder ureters
A saclike structure that stores urine until it can be released urinary bladder
A tube that passes urine from the bladder to outside of body Urethra
The thin layer of tissue forming the natural outer covering of the body Skin
Pair of organs where carbon dioxide and oxygen are echanged Lungs
Organ that breaks down toxins and wastes, and has many other functions Liver
A sac that stores bile; has a small role in the excretory system though Gall bladder
Storage organ for the excretory products Large Intestine
Function to inhibit the release of urine sphincter

Important Facts on Home Urinary Catheter Care Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

If there is _____________ at catheter insertion site, notify healthcare provider immediately SWELLING
When emptying drainage bag, DO NOT let the drainage tube ________ the containter the urine is draining into. TOUCH
You should NEVER put the drainage bag on the _________. FLOOR
Keep drainage bag below __________, to keep urine flowing freely by gravity. BLADDER
If you experience ______________ pain and no urine is drained in the catheter bag, call healthcare provider immediately. ABDOMINAL
If there is no urine draining into the bag, first check and see if there are any _________ in the tubing. KINKS
You should shower ____________ to prevent infection. DAILY
__________ your hands before and after touching the drainage or catheter. WASH
An individual should not have sexual __________ while wearing a urinary catheter. INTERCOURSE
Never use ____ water to rinse the catheter, as it can damage the plastic equipment. HOT
If you notice a strong odor or _________ urine, call healthcare provider immedately. CLOUDY
If you have bright red ___________ in your urine, call healthcare provider immediately. BLOOD

Urinalysis Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Free catch urine sample is termed voided
"Gold Standard" urine sample of choice? Cystocentesis
Tube inserted into the bladder via urethra Catherterization
Using a refractometer to measure the weight of the urine as compared to distilled water. Specific Gravity
Used to measure degree of acidity or alkalinity pH
Formed during the incomplete catabolism of fatty acid ketones
Muscle breakdown found in a urine sample Myoglobinuria
Microscopic evaluation is started on what power? Ten
These Hyaline ________ are the most commonly seen in mild kidney damage? Casts
_______ casts are found in cats with renal disease and dogs with diabetes mellitus and are the result of the renal tubules being damaged. Fatty

Phlebotomy Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Universal Precautions are regulated by OSHA
Potential error from filling tubes in the wrong order carryover
How often should glucose monitors have QC checks daily
Why would a collection tube loose vacuum expired
Type of safety inspection performed on equipment maintenance logs mechanical
Complication from removing the needle before the tourniquet hematoma
What is present in a urinalysis sample to indicate infection leukocytes
Complication from underfilling a Gray tube hemolysis
Position for CPR supine
Primary function of RBC's --transport... oxygen
Puncture of bone for a heel stick can cause osteochondritis
The anticoagulant found in the Lavender tube edta
Type of tube to use for Blood Cultures sps
Antiseptic agent used to clean the site for a Blood Culture chlorhexadine
When calculating blood volume, you need to know the pts. weight
Tube color used for blood typing red
Term for using sense of touch to locate a vein palpate
Lab Dept. that tests cholesterol, glucose, triglycerides, and proteins chemistry

Infection Control Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Most important defense against the spread of infection. hand hygiene
When moving from dirty to _____ hand hygiene must be performed clean
Urine testing should only be done when there are 3 of these without catheter, 2 with catheter Symptoms
Linen, clothing, and food must be ____ when traveling through the halls. Covered
_____ should be encouraged to wash their hands before meals, after toileting, after blowing nose, etc. Residents
Staff with ____ must be off work for 24 hours after last episode. Fever
Staff with stomach symptoms must be off work for 48 ____ after last episode Hours
When serving food, edges of plates, rims of cups/bowls, ends of silverware must not be _____. touched
Linen should not be ___ against uniform. Held
Residents with stomach symptoms and/or fever are kept in their room on _____ until cleared to leave. Precautions
Alcohol gel is not useful in killing this infection. Cdiff
Hand Hygiene must be performed frequently and ____ throughout the day. thoroughly
Staff wear food handler gloves when ____ bread/toast, raw fruit, handling
Eye dropper tips should never touch the ___. Eye
Dirty linen and laundry should be ______ in the room. bagged
PPE is Personal ______ Equipment. Protective
PPE includes Gowns, Masks, and _____. Gloves
Life Enrichment staff ______ items such as bingo chips and tables after each activity. disinfect
Blood borne ______ are a group on infections that are carried & transmitted within blood & body fluids. pathogens
Linen closet doors must be kept _____ to decrease potential contamination. closed
Food must be _____ to 40 degrees to prevent bacteria growth cooled
Food being ______ must be maintained at 135 degrees. served
Sharps _______ must be reported for workers compensation and infection tracking purposes. Injuries
Proper hand hygiene requires at least 20 _____ of washing. seconds
Glucometers should be cleaned after each ___. use
Any surface that is touched could potentially be covered with ____. germs
Lifts should be wiped with a bleach _____ after each resident. wipe
Infectious medical waste should be discarded in ____ bags red
The blood spill kits are located in the 200 ____ dirty utility room wing
The term do we use for everyday practice to prevent spread of infection is ________ precautions standard
Which of the top 3 blood borne pathogens can you be vaccinated against? HepatitisB

Urinary Catheter Care Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Urine samples should be drawn from the sampling port
Foley bags should be drained every ______ hours eight
Tubing that hangs lower than the inlet opening dependent loop
If a catheter is no longer indicated, it should be removed
Frequent peri-care can cause skin breakdown
Foley and perineal care should be done daily, or with episodes of incontinence
Catheter should be secured using a Stat Lock
The canister for urine emptying is good for how many days? One
The Foley bag should be positioned off the floor
The order for Foley removal automatically triggers after ___ hours seventy two

Human reproduction Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

The narrow opening between vagina and uterus Cervix
The seminal vesicle adds _________ to the sperm. Liquid
The place where sperm mature Epididymus
The place where eggs are made Ovary
The egg travels down the ________ tubes towards the uterus. fallopian
Tube where sperm and urine leave the body Urethra
Place where sperm are made Teste
Bag that holds the testes Scrotum
Lining of the uterus Endometrium
Place where a baby grows Uterus
Tube carrying sperm from the testes to the penis Vasdeferens
Place where urine is stored Bladder
Gland that adds liquid to sperm (needs to be checked for cancer). Prostate

Chapter 9 Urinary System Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

blood conditon, nitrogenous waste Azotemia
the study of, bacteria Bacteriology
pain, urinary bladder Cystalgia
inflammation, glomerulus glomerulitis
abnormal condition, glucose glycosuria
state of, sameness homeostasis
accumulation, water hydrocele
to destroy(break down) ketones Ketolysis
incision(to cut) meatus Meatotomy
stone, kidney Nephrolith
night Nocturnal
discharge, menstruation, scanty Oligomenorrhea
protein protein
record or picture, renal pelvis pyelogram
process of recording, kidney renography
surgical removal, ureter Ureterectomy
surgical fixation, urethra Urethropexy
tumor(mass) urine urinoma
disease, urine uropathy
pertaining to, invoulntary, urine urinary incontinence