ppt lecture 1 & definitions
Last Modified: 2016-03-08
what we are observing
symptoms = offered to you
clinical laboratory tests used in the diagnosis and monitoring of a disease state, meaures concentraion of stubstances in blood, checking for abnormal blood tests
c. doising and administration guidelines
e. adverse reactions - treatment and prevention
f. imp pt counceling info
g. drug interactions and clinical laboratory interferences
**when patient cannot take oral fluids
when a pt is considerably hypovolumic - half to 2 liters
a. dose given as a bolus injection
b. quickly injected
c. generally, meds with long halflives or quick acting
a. smaller bag is often referred to as an IV piggyback [IVPB] antibiotic is pigg backed onto mainline infusion
4. O2 satuation - device on finger
rash, heart murmur, peripheral edema, wheezes
ex. im not hungry, i feel tired, i have lost weight
ex. manifestation of thyroid disease = goiter
sequela of gout = kidney stone, high uric acid in body.
SOMETHING NEGATIVE, COMPLICATION
ex. heart failer my have many causes: salt overload, Heart valve disease, swollen veins
ex. pt complains of chest pain and has a slightly high EKG: pt is admitted to rule out MI, other causes of chest pain include ulcers and esophagitis
ex. rheumatic fever - 5-15yr oldsin crowded poor conditions
inflammatory bawl disease - common of people of scandivavian ethnicity
ex. 3000 new cases per year
just number of people
renal faliure due to motrin, health professional gives wrong treatment
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