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  • Nt1310 Unit 9 Lab Report

    Acute infection with fever, lymph gland inflammation or general body aches. Relative Contraindications: 1. High degree atrioventricular block. 2. Elevated resting blood pressure; > 200 systolic or >110 diastolic. 3. Neuromotor, musculoskeletal, or rheumatoid disorders that are exacerbated by exercise. The difference between absolute and relative contraindications deal with the decision to continue exercise or to stop exercise. When you have an absolute contraindication, you want to discontinue exercise immediately because continuing with exercise can be harmful to the patient. With a relative contraindication, you will want to monitor the patient very closely to make sure the exercise testing does not become dangerous for the patient to continue. 6. (3 pts) what is RPE and why do we use it? (Please provide a short paragraph on the importance of RPE) RPE stands for Rate of Perceived Exertion and is used to determine how the patient is feeling during each stage of the protocol. The RPE correlates to the intensity of the exercise and how hard the patient feels their body is working…

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  • Contraindication Case Study

    5. What are the potential contraindications that can prevent someone from having a cardiac catheterization? What is the contraindication that must be considered in Robert Wilson’s case? Why is this of concern? There are potential contraindications to getting a cardiac catheterization, though the only contraindication is the inability to provide an informed consent. There have been unstable patients how have tolerated this procedure but with high risk patients, the nurse has be cautious of…

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  • Contraindications In A Hip-Hop World

    The title of this article is “Contraindications in a Hip-Hop World: An Ethnographic Study of Black Women Hip-Hop Fans in Washington, DC.,” written by Tia L. Smith-Cooper. This article was published with UMI Microform in June 2002. In this article, Tia L. Smith-Cooper is scrutinizing the current (in 2002) problem of male rappers objectifying females and women still being content with this fact and continuing to be hip-hop fans. Not only does she attack male rappers, she also attacks female…

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  • Pros And Cons Of Ultrasound Essay

    6. The Controversies and Contraindications Therapeutic ultrasound has been used for various healing such as to treat injuries like muscle strains or runner's knee for a long time. However, the controversy on it still continues. There is limited evidence to support or refute its effectiveness and safety. Therapeutic ultrasound is not difficult to test, and present studies are not enough to persuade people that it works well. A recent study showed that it is unambiguously negative to us (Gam &…

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  • Health Benefits Of Asthma

    whilst promoting mucous production and thus expectoration. Contraindications- Regular use of this plant should be avoided in cases of low blood pressure. Caution should be exercised not to increase the dose during pregnancy. Side Effects- No adverse effects Oregano (Origanum vulgare) the client receives high amount of antioxidants from oregano, which helps controls free radicals which can reduce cellular oxidation. The actions of oregano are antibacterial, antifungal. Contraindications-Avoid…

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  • Xarelto In Healthcare

    Medication information can be found in multiple places. These include: social media, magazines, commercials, newspapers, billboards, blogs, journals, etc.. These can be both helpful and harmful when looking for accurate information. Medication resources can provide accurate information. Some of these are unprofessional and advertise the medication for popular uses of the medication. Although they can provide accurate information, the sources may not provide one hundred percent of the necessary…

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  • Lasix Phoenix Case Study

    This drug has no other brand names in the United States. Lasix is classificatied as is antihypertensive and diuretic. Lasix is commonly used for the treatment of hypertension and management of edema associated with heart failure. Lasix does not have any off-label uses. The major side effects or adverse reactions are acute hypotension, orthostatic hypotension, vertigo, and hyperglycemia. Contraindications include hypersensitivity to furosemide or any other component of the drug formulation.…

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  • Entonox Research Paper

    Entonox is an analgesic gas that contains nitrous oxide and oxygen. The nitrous oxide allows for pain relief, while the oxygen is an added additional gas. Entonox is a commonly used drug in the pre-hospital setting worldwide for short term pain relief as it is a potent analgesic with a very rapid onset of action. Entonox is very safe to use and it is a self-administered drug with minimal side effects. During the reflection the author will discuss the effects of Entonox as an analgesic, the…

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  • Blood Confusion Essay

    What is autologous blood? What are the contraindications? Cell saver: • Anticoagulates blood, spins out RBCs, washes cells with saline • All platelets and coagulants are removed • HCT is approximately 50-60% Contraindications: 1. Malignant cells 2. Contamination (bacteria, amniotic fluid) 3. Topical clotting agents Most Common Serious Complication: 1. Air Embolism 49. What is acute normovolemic hemodilution? Advantage? Acute Normovolemic Hemodilution: • the removal of blood immediately prior to…

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  • Pros And Cons Of Cord Clamping

    There are contraindications for it as with any medical procedure. These contraindications include multiple gestation babies, infants with congenital anomalies, meconium stained fluid where the infant is at risk of aspirating the fluid, infants with concerning fetal heart rate patterns, placental abnormalities such as placenta abruptio or placenta previa, infants with very low or undetectable heart rates and neonates who need to be immediately evaluated by a physician. Many people believe that…

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