Which food group should be increased during illness?
What effect does Sorbitol have on the GI system?
What BMI is overweight?
What BMI is obesity?
What is the red flag of weight loss?
How many inches in height do ederly lose with age?
On the nutritiona assessment took, what score indicates malnourishment?
What is the max score on the nutritional assessment tool?
Which protein is the best indicator of chronic malnourishment?
What prealbumin level indicates malnorishment?
How much protein is recommended daily?
How much protein daily is recommended for adult with sarcopenia?
Anytime elderly complains of GI pain, what should be ruled out first?
How is dysphagia treated?
From what side is the abdomen assessed?
With diarrhea,what foods should beavoided?
How is anemia classified?
Women are diagnosed with anemia if Hgb is less than...
When is Hgb falsely high?
When is anemia treated?
With iron deficiency anemia, what happens to RBCs?
How do we treat iron deficiency anemia?
What is B12 deficiency?
How do we test for B12 anemia?
How do we treat B12 anemia?
How often are vitals taken during blood transfusion?
How to we manage a blood reaction?
What happens with HR in elderly?
What happens with BP in elderly?
What is the #1 risk factor for CAD?
Which diuretic is the first line treatment for HTN?
Which HTN med is best for diabetics?
What is the first line diuretic for CHF?
With HF, how often should patient weight?
Which lab level is checked during HF?
What happens to RR in elderly?
Which COPD is the blue bloater?
Which COPD is the pink puffer?
What is often the first and only sign of pneumonia in elderly?
What is treatment for TB?
With the Epworth Sleepiness Scale, what score indicates you aren't getting enough sleep?
What questions are asked on the ESS?
What questions does the PittsburgSleep Quality index ask?
Which sleep scale is more specific?
How do we diagnose sleep apnea?
Why is drug abuse hard to see in elderly?
Which labs monitor warfarin therapy?
Which lab monitors heparin therapy?
What is normal PTT?
IF taking warfari, what should INR be?
What is the ESR?
What do an elevated ESR and CRP mean?
What is the Beer's Criteria?
What are side effects of anticholinergics?
How can we aid a med side effect of upset tummy?
Where do most med errors occur?
What causes OA?
What are s/s of OA?
What are herberden's nodes?
What are bouchard's nodes?
How do we treat OA?
What is spinal stenosis?
With RA, when is pain worst?
Compared to OA, when does RA start?
What is the pattern of joint inflammation in RA?
Which RA deformity is most common?
Which two DMARDS are commonly used to treat RA?
What substances accumulates with gout?
Which med treats acute gout?
Which med treats chronic gout?
What foods should be avoided with gout?
What are risk factors for osteoporosis?
How do we diagnose osteoporosis?
When should bisphosphonates be stopped for osteoporosis?
What are s/s of PAget's disease?
What is osteomyelitis?
How do we prep stump for prosthesis?
How do we prevent amputee contractures?
How long should stump be elevated post op?
How do we treat phantom limb pain?
What is the leading cause of hip fractures
What is the timed up and go assessment?
What are intrinsic risks for falls?
What are extrinsic risks for falls?
After hip replacement, how are legs positioned?
How do we walk with a cane>?
What are s/s of fat emboli?
Why are fingertips not used on casts?
What are s/s of compartment syndrome?
How soon will limb lose function with compartment syndrome?
What are the 6 Ps to assess for compartment syndrome?
What is a red flag sign of infection with a cast?
What is the goal of traction?
What is Buck's traction?
How much does renal blood flow decrease as we age?
What are tests for provocation?
What causes overflow incontinence?
With overlow incontinence, what is the post void residual?
Which two incontinencies will Kegals help?
What is the biggest BPH risk factor?
How do we diagnose BPH?
What meds should be avoided with BPH?
What do proscar and Avodart treat?
how long do proscar and Avodart take to work?
What does Saw Palmeto cause?
What kind of catheter is used in BPH patients?
What is a side effect ofTURP?
After a TURP, on CBI, what fluid is used to flush?
With CBI following a TURP, how long after clots common?
when is triple lumen catheter for CBI D/Cd?
How do we diagnose prostate cancer?
What is a rare side effect of Viagra?
What is andropause?
What are 5 components of metabolic syndrome?
What are microvascular complications of DM?
What is an early indicator of DM?
What are s/s of hypoglycemia in older adult?
How much carbs should be in diabetic diet?
What are s/s of hyperthyroidism in elderly?
What are s/s of hypothyroidism in elderly?
Why shouldn't we take generic forms of Synthroid?
Where does cancer love to go?
What are s/s of lung cancer?
What is a late sign of pancreatic cancer?
What are causes of stomach cancer?
What is the max score on the caregiver strain tool?
What is the goal of palliative care?
What is needed for hospice care?
What is the number one sign of approaching death?
How do we treat increased secretions in dying?
What also are s/s of approaching death?
What is the drug of choice for pain in dying?
If the patient is a viable organ donor, what do we do afte death?
How long can body stay on floor after death?
Who pronounces death in a nursing home?
If patient dies I semiprivate room, who moves?