Golden Sheets Set 7 (151-175)
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patients enter into hospice when they have a life expectancy of how long?
What way do you angle the table for breast tangents?
An insect that is a carrier of a disease-producing organism
- absence of a body part;
- the incomplete development or total absence of a body part
itchiness; an intense feeling of itchiness
What level does the trachea bifurcate
T5 & T7
slow heart rate (less than 60 beats per minute
low blood platelet level
constriction of the pupil
Define Horner's syndrome
- indicates a problem with a sympathetic nervous system
- combination of drooping eyelid (ptosis) and constriction of the pupil (miosis) and sometimes decreased sweating (anhidrosis)
Low White Blood Cells
Define TNM staging
- a cancer staging system that describes the extent of a person's cancer
- T- size of original tumor
- N- lymph node involvement
- M- distant metastasis
measure of the cell appearance.
Well differentiated - close to normal cells appearance
Undifferentiated - grow & spread slower
Know several procedures that does not require sterile technique
There was one where it had a CT image of the lower abdomen.
The small intestine had contrast, and the rectum had treatment volumes around it, and what looked like clips around the rectal border.
It asked what occurred for the boost plan (small bowel contrasted, clip borders around the rectum contrasted, so the answer I picked was small intestine contrasted, clipped border)
What 2 structures for head & neck were important when making a mask?
nose & chin
What is the best way to ensure consistent setup from CT to treatment
energy given to a medium by radiation
Inadequate oxygen delivery to tissues
requiring oxygen for life
not needing oxygen -- living in the absence of air or free oxygen
A medical fact that may be detected by a physician during a physical exam
What would you like to do?
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