Lecture 2

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Lecture 2
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  1. Newborn:
    Temp:
    Pulse:
    Respirations:
    BP:
    • - 36.8 C (axillary)
    • - 80-180 beats/ min
    • -30-80 breaths /min
    • -73-55 mm/Hg
  2. 1-3 years
    temp:
    pulse:
    resp:
    bp:
    • 37.7 rectal
    • 80-140
    • 30-80
    • 73-55
  3. 6-8 yrs
    temp
    pulse
    resp
    bp
    • 37 oral
    • 75-120
    • 15-25
    • 95/75
  4. 10 years
    temp
    pulse
    resp
    bp
    • 37 oral
    • 75-110
    • 15-25
    • 102/62
  5. Teens
    temp
    pulse
    resp
    bp
    • 37 oral
    • 60-100
    • 15-20
    • 102/80
  6. Adults
    temp
    pulse
    resp
    bp
    • 37 oral
    • 60-100
    • 12-20
    • 120/80
  7. above 70 years
    temp
    pulse
    resp
    bp
    • 36 oral
    • 60-100
    • 15-20
    • 120/80
  8. radiation
    the diffusion or dissemination of heat by electromagnetic waves.

    -the body fives off waves of heat from uncovered surfaces.
  9. convection
    the dissmenation of heat by motion between areas of unequal density

    -a fan blows cool air across the surface of a warm body.
  10. evaporation
    the conversion of liquid to a vapor

    - body fluid in the form of swaet is vaporized from the skin.
  11. Conduction
    • the tranfer of heat to another object during direct contact
    • - the body transfers heat to an ice pack causing the ice to melt.
  12. What are the core tempatures?
    • -rectum
    • -tympanic membrane
    • -esophagus
    • -pulmonary artery
    • -urinary bladder
  13. what are surface tempatures??
    • -skin
    • -oral
    • -axillae
  14. What type of fever is intermittent?
    alternating b/w fever and normal temp
  15. What type of fever is Remittent?
    fluctuates in high temps but never lowers down to normal
  16. What is a constant fever?
    Stays the same lowers by 2 degrees.
  17. What is a relapsing tempature?
    starts as a fever-reaches normal- then hits a fever again
  18. What is Malignant Hyperthermia?
    hereditary condition associated with effects of anesthetic agents (genetics)
  19. Normal Adult pulse
    60-100 beats/minute
  20. Tachycardia
    over 100 beats/min
  21. Bradycardia
    less then 60 beats/min

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