Endocrine System

Endocrine System

I. ANATOMY AND PHYSIOLOGY OF ENDOCRINE GLANDS A. Functions 1. Maintenance and regulation of vital functions 2. Response to stress and injury 3. Growth and development 4. Energy metabolism 5. Reproduction 6. Fluid, electrolyte, and acid-base balance More »


Causes of Coma Cheat Sheet


  (A coma is a state of unconsciousness where a person is unresponsive and cannot be woken.) Coma is a loss of consciousness involving unawareness of self, others, the external world, and the passage of time. The individual in a

Antiemetic Agents Cheat Sheet


  (Antiemetic agents are used to treat the Nausea, vomiting, motion, sickness, and vertigo.) Drugs used in managing nausea and vomiting are called anti-Emetics . All of them work by reducing the hyperactivity of the vomiting reflex in one of

Firs Aid Training


First Aid teaches you how to react in an emergency situation. It helps to administer assistance till the time emergency services can arrive. If you are at home, it helps in dealing with injuries and mishaps that can occur anytime.

Top 5 Inflammation Laboratory Tests


Inflammation is the body’s natural defense mechanism. It is part of the body’s innate immune system and can be triggered by many things. It is a complex process by which the body’s white blood cells are released into the blood

C-Reactive Protein (CRP) Lab Cheat Sheet


  (Common use of CRP : it is used to Indicates a nonspecific inflammatory response; this highly sensitive test is used to assess risk for cardiovascular and peripheral artery disease.) The C-Reactive Protein (CRP) test is a blood test marker