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For those of you who don't remember your Latin roots, here are some common medical prefixes and postfixes. Designed for doctors/nurses in training, but since many of us have to make our own medical decisions, it could be useful for anyone.

The Medical Terminology “Cheat Sheet” Every Healthcare Pro Needs [Infographic]

Does medical terminology have you scratching your head? Check out this cheat sheet for a helpful breakdown.

Can’t Miss ECG Findings Cards for the Emergency Medicine Provider - StudyPK

Can’t Miss ECG Findings Cards for the Emergency Medicine Provider A high yield, on-shift resource to help Emergency Department providers spot subtle, high-risk ECG findings including Brugada, WPW, HCM, and ARVD. Use this card as a checklist to methodically ensure you are not missing any electrocardiographic evidence of red-flag conditions.

A1C - a very important number of Diabetics. The only problem is that this shows the American measurements - not the Canadian measurements. I must find a Canadian A1C chart!!!!

Designer Diabetes

a1c. http://hannahnitz.tumblr.com/post/11961700637/a1c hannahnitz: “ As a diabetic, there is a little thing called an a1c that is a very very important number. This number is like a GPA, showing your...

What The Color Of Your Pee Says About You - Business Insider

INFOGRAPHIC: What The Color Of Your Pee Says About You

The color, density, and smell of your pee can reveal health problems.

Breath sounds are created when air moves in and out the respiratory tract. When you assess breath sounds you are assessing the pitch, intensity, quality and duration of the inspiration and expiration. This article with 9 Helpful Tips for Performing a Nursing Health Assessment of the Respiratory System will help you in your practice. #studentnurse #nursingschool #nursingstudent #nurse #respiratorysystem #nursecepts

Nursing Health Assessment of the Respiratory System

9 Tips for performing a Nursing Health Assessment of the Respiratory System. As with any other system, knowing possible symptoms and how to focus the interview and physical assessment is an important skill for nursing students to have.

Chronic Venous Insufficiency

Chronic Venous Insufficiency

Nobody is exempted to venous insufficiency. However, the symptoms exceeded more than two weeks it can already classified as chronic venous insufficiency. The terms postphlebitic syndrome and postth…

Free Printable Scripture Art - Salvaged Living

These free printable scripture art pieces will help you decorate with bible verses quick and easy, they also make the perfect affordable & thoughtful gift!

Clinical manifestations of stroke.

Cerebrovascular Accident (Stroke) Nursing Care and Management: A Study Guide

A cerebrovascular accident (CVA), an ischemic stroke or “brain attack,” is a sudden loss of brain function resulting from a disruption of the blood supply to a part of the brain.

Metabolic E-book | hansonsanatomy

19 of my original medical school notes on endocrinology and metabolism. Topics covered in this study guide include: - Thyroid Disorders- The Hypothalamic-Pituitary Access- Acid-Base Disorders and Equations (two pages)- Amino Acids- Transcription and Translation (two pages)- Insulin Regulation and the Pancreas- Adrenal Hormones- Intracellular Signaling and Trafficking (two pages)- DNA basics- Electrolyte Abnormalities- Glycolysis- Ovarian Hormones- Sleep Cycle- Vitamins and Deficiencies (two…