Nursing Arts

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  1. Gloves
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    Non sterile, used for bimanual exam, palpate ovaries, uterus
  2. Vaginal speculum
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    Open vaginal canal
  3. Spatula and/or cytobrush
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    Obtain pap smear, cytobrush for cervical and spatula for vaginal cells
  4. Slides
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    Cancer detection, label "e" or "c" for endocervical & label "v" for vaginal
  5. Fixative
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    Adheres cells, apply immediately, spray 6" from slide & let dry 10 mins.
  6. Culturette
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    Culture, sterile
  7. Sponge forceps
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    Hold sponges, absorb secretions
  8. Cotton tip applicators
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    Absorb minor sectetions
  9. 4x4 gauze
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    Absorb excess secretions
  10. Lubricant
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    Water soluble, not to be used before a pap smear, for bimanual exam
  11. Emesis basin
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    Vomitus, soiled instruments
  12. Gown
    Modesty
  13. Drape
    Modesty
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shaketarenae
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Card Set:
Nursing Arts
Updated:
2010-10-29 16:28:32
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GYN EXAM PROCEDURES
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Identify the instrument and it's usage.
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