Final Exam Review
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Final Exam Review
destruction of tissue by burning
injection of liquid substance into the body via a route other than the alimentary canal
consent given to the pt who is made aware of any procedures to be performed, the risks, outcomes and any alternatives.
Surgical material or thread; may describe the act of sewing with the thread and needle.
a mechanism consisting of a pawl that engages the sloping teeth of a wheel or bar, permitting motion in one direction
Handle of a tool
A small swelling on the skin
slanted end of needle; also needs to be facing up when injecting
the space within an artery, vein, intestine, needles and catheter or tube.
to make something unclean; making a sterile area unsterile.
beneath or on the underside of the tongue.
Which class schedule of drugs have no medicinal value?
Physicians Desk Reference;published annually and supplements are available 2 times a year.
substance in the forn of fine particles that separates from a solution if allowed to stand for a time.
part of a perscription containing the names and amounts of the ingredients
sterile gauze or other material applied directly to a wound to absorb secretions and to protect
a small bottle that contains a drug (glass)
4 times a day
which schedule of drugs/medications have no medicinal value?
Class 1 and illegal drugs
Six rights of med. administration
Drug, dose, documentation, route, time, patient
What is the primary purpose of a Z track?
Used for med's that are irritating to the SC tissue, used to get deep into the muscule, and used for med's that are deep colored.
At what angle is an SC given? Why?
45 degree angle, and to get into the fatty tissue.
What injections do you aspirate on?
IM delt, glute, vasuts, and SC
What syringe is used for ID injection?
5 steps in correcting a med error.
1. stay calm
2. recognize error is made
3. report to physician STAT
4. Follow up with physician's orders to chart error.
5. Document error, sign and date.
How do you inject a medication if it is more then 5 cc's
split into equal parts and inject
descibe a scapel
long metal object with blade at the end.
scissors with a rounded end
scissors with a very sharp ends that are slanted or straight
scissors with clamps at the end
suture removal scissors
scissors; one end is cup like the other is normal