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A device used when the pulse cannot be detected by palpation.
Doppler
Doppler
A device used when the pulse cannot be detected by palpation.
Bad Breath
Halitosis
Halitosis
Bad Breath
Cessation of breathing for several seconds
Apnea
Apnea
Cessation of breathing for several seconds
Dental Cavities
Caries
Caries
Dental Cavities
Fever reducing medication
Antipyretic
Antipyrectic
Fever Reducing medication
Inflammation of the gums
Gingivitis
Gingivitis
Inflammation of the gums
Inflammation of the oral mucosa
Stomatitis
Stomatitis
Inflammation of the oral mucosa
Temperature above the normal range
Pyrexia
Pyrexia
Temperature above the normal range
The rubbing together of all surfaces and crevices of the hands using plain soap and water.
Hand Hygiene
Turing the client as one unit, keeping the head neck hip and back in alignment
Logrolling
Logrolling
Turing the client as one unit, keeping the head neck hip and back in alignment
Using an alcohol based rub to cleanse hands
Antiseptic hand rub
Antiseptic hand rub
Using an alcohol based rub to cleanse hands
Using antiseptic handwash or antiseptic hand rub preoperatively by surgical personnel to eliminate transient and reduce resident hand flora
Surgical hand asepsis
Surgical hand asepsis
Using antiseptic handwash or antiseptic hand rub preoperatively by surgical personnel to eliminate transient and reduce resident hand flora
Using antimicrobial substances and water to cleanse hands
Antiseptic hand wash
Antiseptic hand wash
Using antimicrobial substances and water to cleanse hands