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 »

 

Anticoagulant Drugs Cheat Sheet

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Anticoagulant Medications how work?  Anticoagulant medications work by preventing the formation of new blood clots or the extension of existing blood clots. This is accomplished by inhibiting the factors involved in clot formation in one of two ways: preventing clotting

Beta Adrenergic blockers Cheat Sheet

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What Beta Adrenergic Blockers do? β-Adrenergic blockers inhibit response to β-adrenergic stimulation, thus decreasing cardiac output. β-Adrenergic blockers block the release of catecholamines, epinephrine, and norepinephrine, thus decreasing the heart rate and BP. β-Adrenergic blockers decrease the workload of the

NCLEX-RN Review Incredibly Easy 5th Edition Download PDF

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Some Features  of this Book. The clinical treatments described and recommended in this publication are based on research and consultation with nursing, medical, and legal authorities. To the best of our knowledge, these procedures reflect currently accepted practice. Nevertheless, they

Tuberculosis First & Second Line Drugs Cheat Sheet

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Some Facts of First-line or second-line medications First-line medications provide the most effective antituberculosis activity.Second-line medications are used in combination with first-line medications but are more toxic. Current infecting organisms are proving resistant to standard first-line medications; the resistant organisms

Electrolytes NCLEX Cheat Sheet

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As a nurse you are expected to know about electrolytes, their normal levels and what effect they have on the body if they fall outside of their usual range. Here are a few key electrolytes you’ll want to memorize! Electrolytes