Medical & Surgical Nursing (Mnemonics and Tips)

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Systems of the Body

Cranial Nerves

Patients are predisposed to Cholelithiasis (aka Gallstones) by the

Assessing mole’s malignant potential

having difficulty distinguishing hypoplasia from hyperplasia

Blood Type O Compatibility

Signs of minor bleeding

SICKLE CELL DISEASE

MG SO4 TOXICITY

CONGESTIVE HEART FAILURE

EARLY SIGNS OF HYPOXIA

LATE SIGNS OF HYPOXIA

INCREASE ICP

Cardinal Symptoms of Parkinson's Disease

Causes of huge spleen

Scarlet Fever Signs and Symptoms

Signs of Cor Pulmonale

10 essential amino acids

Order of prevalence of White Blood Cells, most prevalent to least

Stages of mitosis/meiosis including interphase as a phase

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Carpal bones of the hand (lateral to medial)

Layers of the scalp

Types of Joint movements

Cut C4, breathe no more

Point and Shoot!

Location of the heart valve from right to left

SIGNS OF CANCER

FOCUS OF PATIENT CARE IN CLIENTS WITH CANCER

NEUROLOGICAL FOCAL DEFICITS

DIABETIC KETOACIDOSIS MANAGEMENT

VENTRICULAR FIBRILLATION: TREATMENT

SUBARACHNOID HEMORRHAGE (SAH) CAUSES

SHOCK: SIGNS AND SYMPTOMS

SHOCK

Four main valves in the heart

FEMORAL HERNIA

CROUP - Signs and Symptoms

PNEUMONIA - risk factors

PNEUMOTHORAX Signs and Symptoms

Inducing drugs for Respiratory Depression

Trauma care: complications

Transient ischemic attacks: assessment

Traction: Nursing care plan

Tracheoesophageal fistula: assessment

Postoperative complications: order

Myocardial infarction: treatment

Basic MI management

Melanoma characteristics

Hypoglycemia: signs and symptoms

Hypertension: complications

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Portal hypertension features

Diabetes: signs and symptoms

Cushing's syndrome: symptoms

Coma: causes

COMA: CONDITIONS TO EXCLUDE AS CAUSE

Cleft lip: nursing care plan (postoperative)

Blood glucose (rhyme) Symptom Implication

Neurovascular Occlusion: symptoms

Appendicitis: assessment

Angina: precipitating factors

Acid-base

Signs and Symptoms of hypocalcemia

hypernatremia signs and symptoms

Causes of Increased Serum K+

Signs and symptoms of increased serum k+