Petra Allied Health CNA Session 2 Medical Term And Abbrev

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Petra Allied Health CNA Sesssion 2 Medical Terms and Abbrev


 
  
Created Jun 3, 2010
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What does PASS mean:
 
Pull Pin, Aim at base of fire, Squeeze Handle, Swept back and forth and base of fire.
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What does RACE mean:
 
Remove residents form danger, Activate 911, Confine fire if possible, Extenquish fire or let...
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What does CPR mean:
 
cardiopulmonary resucitation
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What are admoninal thrust?
 
method of attempting to remove an object from the air way of a concious choking person
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What does CVA mean:
 
Cerebralvascular accident
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MI stands for?
 
myocardial infarction
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What does IDDM mean
 
Insulin Dependent Diebitic Mellitus
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What does NIDDM mean
 
Non Insulin Dependent Diebietic Mellitus
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What is insuliln shock a result of?
 
too much insulin
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What is diabetic coma a result of?
 
too little insulin
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What is pathogen?
 
harmful microorganisms
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What does Asepsis mean
 
No pathogens are present
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What does CDC stand for?
 
Center for Disease Control
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PPE means
 
Personal Protective Equipment
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HBV means
 
Hepatitist B virus
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MRSA stand for
 
Methicillin-resistant Staphyloccus Aureus
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TB indicates
 
Tuberculosis
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AIDS stands for
 
Acquired Immune Dificency Syndrome
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MSDS means
 
Material Safety Date Sheet
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OSHA means
 
Occupational Safety and Health Administrtation
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Bonus:  Explain HAND
 
K.I.I.E.W.P. Knock on door Identify yourself Identify the resident Explain the proceedure Wash...


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