Gastric Disorders

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vickie_edwards
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Gastric Disorders
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2010-02-07 17:51:06
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GI EXAM 2
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  1. Definition of Gastritis?
    Inflammation of the gastric or stomach mucosa.
  2. Acute or Chronic Gastritis is relieved with eating?
    Chronic
  3. Medical Management of Acute Gastritis?
    Fix the problem and treat s/s.
  4. Medical Management of Chronic Gastritis?
    • LONG TERM:
    • Modify diet
    • Increase rest
    • Decrease stress
  5. Definition of Peptic Ulcer Disease (PUD)?
    A hollowed-out area that forms in the mucosal wall of the stomach, in the pylorus, in the duodenum, or in the esophagus.
  6. Difference in administering Anti-ulcer and Antiacid medications?
    Anti-ulcer medications are given before meals.

    Antiacids are given 1-2 hours after meals.

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