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Jfoelker
Answered: Apr 12, 2017
There are phases to ARDS. Exudative phase allows us to give ABX, Corticosteriods, Diuretics, Albumin, Vasodilators, etc. to reverse the process of ARDS. The next phase is prolific, which is damage...Read More

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Bergeront Tiffney, Computer Engineer
Answered: Jan 03, 2019
The patient will have a shingles rash, to start. Ramsay Hunt syndrome is when the patient has a shingles rash that has also affected a facial nerve near the ear. This means the shingles rash also...Read More

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Robert Hazlewood, Senior Executive
Answered: Feb 26, 2019
The correct answer to this question is D. The earliest detectable sign of acute respiratory distress syndrome (ARDS) is an increased respiratory rate, which can begin from 1 to 96 hours after the...Read More

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E. Stanley, Technical writer
Answered: Jul 17, 2018
Thyroidectomy is a surgical procedure, involving the thyroid glands. One complication of the procedure is the accidental removal of the parathyroid glands. This results in deficiency of...Read More

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J. Harty, Writer
Answered: Mar 20, 2019
The best answer to this is letter C. The patient who is diagnosed to have this condition will probably be afraid about what is going to happen next. The patient should be given all of the needed...Read More

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L. Sevigny, Doctor
Answered: Jan 04, 2019
Hypoxia is when a person’s body part has not had oxygen to that body part for a certain period of time. Hypoxia can pertain to the entire body or just one body part. There are certain...Read More

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M. Kennedy, Web Content Writer
Answered: Jan 09, 2019
A thyroidectomy is a procedure done to take out the thyroid from a person. This person may have issues with this gland including having cancer of this gland or trouble swallowing and the...Read More

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C. Marcus, Content Developer
Answered: Aug 29, 2018
The answer to this is C. The nurse should have the ability to provide positive information. There will be facts that the patient and the family members have to know. The more familiar people are...Read More

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John Smith
Answered: Jan 26, 2020
At least 1 year-key concept/objective: to recognize the duration of clopidogrel therapy in patients who have received a drug-eluting stent. clopidogrel is a potent antiplatelet agent that works by...Read More

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John Smith
Answered: Jan 26, 2020
Asthma-key concept/objective: to recognize the contraindications for beta blocker therapy in acute coronary syndromes beta blockers should be administered as adjunct therapy in acute mi as they...Read More

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John Smith
Answered: Jan 26, 2020
Unstable angina (ua)-key concept/objective: to recognize the clinical features and diagnosis of ua patients with ua and/or non-st segment elevation myocardial infarction (stemi) typically present...Read More

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John Smith
Answered: Jan 26, 2020
Spironolactone-key concept/objective: to recognize the benefi t of aldosterone antagonists in patients with acute coronary syndrome and reduced left ventricular dysfunction the guidelines recommend...Read More

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John Smith
Answered: Jan 26, 2020
Retractions - though not always (tissues between ribs and above sternum pull in)
Accessory muscle used
Pallor or cyanosis
Significant CXR changes; pulmonary infiltrates
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