Medsurge2 E1

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vanwin
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260002
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Medsurge2 E1
Updated:
2014-02-03 15:06:53
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nursing CAD dysrhythmias inflamatory heart disease
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2014
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nursing
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  1. LIpids levels associated with ↑ risk of CAD
    • cholesterol ≥ 200
    • fasting triglyceride lvl ≥ 150
  2. when to check lipid levels
    Q5Y starting at 20
  3. Lipid diet control
    • reduce saturated fats and increase complex carbs; fruits & veggies
    • total fat < 30% of total calories
  4. statins major side effects
    rhabdomyolosis, weak muscle aches ,
  5. obesity BMI & waist cirumference #
    • BMI: 30
    • Waist for males: 40
    • waist for females: 35
  6. Chronic Stable Angina on ECG
    st segment depression r/t ischemia
  7. Unstable angina nursing management
    • pain relief
    • o2 & vital signs
    • EKG
    • start IV
    • nitrates then morphine
    • promote rest
  8. nursing goals to maintain during MI
    • maintain cardiac output
    • relieve pain
    • monitor rhythm status
    • promote rest
  9. cardiac cath
    • to visualize flow
    • IV sedation
    • npo before
  10. fibrinolytic goal therapy for acute MI
    within 6 hours of symptoms or 30 mins in ER
  11. Fibrinolytic Therapy contraindications
    • recent surgeries
    • stroke
    • possible aortic aneurysm dissection
  12. Post CABG nursing considerations
    • sternal incision
    • chest tubes
    • foley
    • 2 IV sites
    • mechanically ventillated
    • hemodynammic monitoring
  13. how to calculate ECG heart rate, not on 6 second strip
    • count down from
    • 300
    • 150
    • 100
    • 75
    • 60
    • 50
    • 43
    • 37
    • 33
  14. normal pr interval
    .12 - .2
  15. normal QRS  complex
    <.12 & narrow

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