Med/Surg II Final
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What does A1C measure and what is the normal value
- 1) Measures compliance
- 2) 4-6%
Hypoglycemic shock is treated with ..
What is the first treatment for DM?
Excess ketone bodies will cause what acid base disorder?
PCO2 of a patient in DKA?
DKA drives Potassium in what direction?
It drives K+ up
Administration of insulin to a DKA patient will cause the patients K+ to ..
DM patients with diaphoresis are at risk for a sudden onset of ..
Optimal blood sugar for critical illness is
Less than 150
Actions of insulin are ..
Symptom of hypoglcemic
DKA will cause rapid or slow respirations?
Kussmaul breathing is hypo or hyperventilation and what acid base disorder will it cause?
- 1) Hyperventilation
- 2) Metabolic acidosis
DKA drives potassium in or out of the cell?
Out of the cell
(K+ goes up because it leaves the cell; treatment will make it go back into the cell)
Cause of respiratory acidosis
Lactic acid production
If you hypoventilate you retain an acid .. this will make you
Antidiuretic hormone is decreased in ..
Brain death and diabetes sipidus
SIADH and DM causes too much or not enough ADH?
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