Nicholas MacLean and Erin Girhiny
Wednesday, October 19th, 2016
The movement of different molecules through dialysis tubing was observed.
Benedict 's Solution
Test Tube Rack
Lab was demonstrated by teacher.
Observation of Physical Properties After Time and Heat
Observations After 24 hours
Observations After heating with Benedict’s Solution
ECF (H2O + I2)
travel through the semi permeable membrane (dialysis tube) causing osmosis.
Diffusion is when a substance is highly concentrated turns into a lower concentration, and is evenly distributed throughout. An example of diffusion is when you cook and the smell of food flows until it in dynamic equilibrium; which is the even distribution of the substance. Osmosis is the movement through a semi permeable membrane into another area of higher concentration. Osmosis moderate’s diffusion, it will…
Osmosis is the “diffusion of water across a selectively permeable membrane” (Raven et al. G-16). In this experiment, dialysis tubing was used to mimic the selectively permeable membrane to show what osmosis does when placed in different solutes. We filled dialysis tubes fill with different percentages of solute and placed them in beakers full of a different solute. Through this experiment, I saw what happens when the solution becomes hypertonic, hypotonic, and…
During my dialysis experience I found it to be very informative and interesting. We were not allowed to touch the patients or help with any care but the staff was interactive and explained was they were doing. The staff also was able to provided scenarios of different complications that happened and how they 'd respond. By the end of the first day I was able to see what the caregiver would due if a patient had muscle cramps, was short of breath and had chest pain. The first day I mostly…
5. Describe the medical and nursing management of a patient with acute renal failure. Include discussion of fluid administration, treatment of common electrolyte imbalances, and dialysis.
The nurse plays important role in managing fluid and electrolyte balance during an incidence of acute kidney injury (AKI). The nurse will assess and take objective data by observing and recording accurate intake and output. Also, the nurse will take daily measurements of the patient’s weight with the same…
1. The Karo syrup experiment started with our dialysis tubing bag with Karo syrup in the bag and the initial weight was 11.09 ounces. We left in a beaker of tap water for 45 minutes and the final weight was 17.98 ounces. The dialysis had a semipermeable membrane and the water soaked through the bag of the syrup. This created a solution of water and syrup
2. The plant takes up water by osmosis and starts to swell. The cell wall prevents it from bursting. Animal cells don’t have a cell wall so…
because they switched from hemodialysis to peritoneal dialysis. Peritoneal dialysis is the process of inserting a stint into the abdomen with dialysis tubing, then periodically a dialysate enzyme is pumped through this tubing into the abdominal cavity, waste then diffuses through the peritoneum back into the dialysis tubing and is then drained from the abdomen. (2)
cAMP - Cyclic adenosine monophosphate in the article it was stated that albuterol helped push potassium into the cells by activating…
treatment of life-threatening features such as , shock, respiratory failure , hyperkalaemia, pulmonary oedema, metabolic acidosis and sepsis; stopping and avoiding administration of nephrotoxins, optimization of status; haemodynamic and fluid status; adjustment of drug dosage appropriate to glomerular filtration rate; nutritional support; and early referral to nephrologists for diagnosis of ARF cause, timely initiation of dialysis and initiation of specific treatment
Mehta RL,Chertow GM.…
Upham provided strong leadership in the planning, coordinating and implementation of the Peritoneal Dialysis Program. This is a brand new program, developed to bring back the Veterans who were receiving their care out in the community. With the complexity of their care due to multiple co-morbidities it is critical for them to receive all their care at the Providence Veterans Administration Medical Center (PVAMC). Evidence based resources were used in creating the program and the Peritoneal…
The kidneys keep up ordinary homeostasis by separating and discharging metabolic waste items, by directing acid–base offset, and by directing pulse and liquid volume . Abatement in renal capacity is brought about by numerous issues; among these are diabetes mellitus and hypertension. At present, analysis of renal brokenness is in view of such estimations as creatinine, urea, and electrolytes, and additionally on creatinine freedom. These circuitous estimations have low…