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 »


Quick ECG Interpretation (Assessment Notes)


For quick ECG Interpretation Result look to the following Normal values. Normal Rate 60–100 bpm Normal P-R 0.12–0.20 sec Normal QRS 0.08–0.12 sec P wave atrial depolarization; QRS ventricular depolarization; T wave ventricular repolarization Basic ECG Assessment Follow these steps

7 Common symptoms of sciatica


7 Symptoms of Sciatica  Lower back pain Pain in the rear or leg that is worse when sitting Hip pain Burning or tingling down the leg Weakness, numbness, or difficulty moving the leg or foot A constant pain on one

Alzheimer Diagnoses Mnemonic


Medical estudy.com: Alzheimer’s disease is an irreversible, progressive brain disorder that slowly destroys memory and thinking skills, and eventually the ability to carry out the simplest tasks. … Alzheimer’s is the most common cause of dementia among older adults. Remember

Step 2 CK Lecture Notes 2017


Step 2 CK Lecture Notes 2017 The official Kaplan Lecture Notes for USMLE Step 2 CK cover the comprehensive information you need to ace the USMLE Step 2 and match into the residency of your choice.   Up-to-date. Updated annually

Drug Orders Cheat Sheet


A drug order, also called a medical prescription, is an instruction from a provider to give a patient medication. Providers such as a physician, dentist, podiatrist, advanced practice nurse (in most states), and other authorized licensed healthcare providers can write