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Oral Hygiene

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What is another word for decay dental caries
What is another word for bad breath halitosis
Inflammation of a tooth socket periodontitis
Infestation of lice PEDICULOSIS
List some clients that you would not trim their finger and toenails. newborn, diabetes, and hemophilia
what are the steps into caring for a hearing aid for a client. 1. cleanse the ear piece with saline. 2. replace batteries often. 3. turn hearing aid off when not in use and adjust volume once in patients ear 4. remove batteries while not in use for extended period 5. if hearing aid is removed place in a bag or
If the hearing aid fits and is in good working order the client will be willing to wear the hearing aid
List some items that are contraindicated in regards to nurse caring for a clients hair. bobby pins, rubber bands
How often should oral hygiene be done on a unresponsive client Every hour
Is a collection of secretions around the foreskin of an uncircumcised male SMEGMA
FRAGILE SKIN THAT BREAKS EASILY FRIABLE
CONTAGIOUS CONDITION CAUSED BY THE ITCH MITE. SCABIES
WHAT ARE SOME BODY FLUIDS THAT ARE ACIDIC TO THE SKIN PERSPIRATION, FECES, URINE, VOMIT
HOW WOULD YOU STORE DENTURES FOR A CLIENT PUT THEM IN A DENTURE CUP, LABEL THE LID AND THE CUP ITSELF, PUT THEM IN WATER AND SAVE THEM IN A SAFE PLACE SUCH AS THE BEDSIDE TABLE
WHAT IS THE RATIONALE FOR USING A SEPARATE CORNER OF THE WASH CLOTH FOR EYE CARE. REDUCES THE CHANCE OF SPREADING INFECTION FROM ONE EYE TO THE OTHER.
HOW DO YOU CLEAN ONES EYES. INNER CANTHUS TO OUTER CANTHUS
WHY WOULD YOU WARN A CLIENT TO NEVER INSERT OBJECTS IN THE EAR INJURE THE EAR CANAL, PUSH EARWAX FURTHER INTO EAR MAKING REMOVAL MORE DIFFICULT, PUNCTURE EARDRUM
HOW WOULD YOU DISPOSE OF A RAZOR SHARPS CONTAINER
STROKING THE LARGE SURFACE OF THE CLIENT'S BACK IN LONG, SMOOTH STROKES, WITH THE PALMS OF THE HANDS. EFFLEURAGE
DRYNESS, BROWNISH DEPOSITS ON THE TONGUE AND MUCOUS MEMBRANE SORDES
LIST SOME REASONS FOR GIVING MOUTH CARE IMPROVE APPEARANCE, IMPROVE APPETITE AND FOOD TASTE BETTER, HEALTHY TEETH AND GUMS IMPROVE OVERALL HEALTH.
WHICH CLIENTS WOULD DENTURES BE REMOVED. UNRESPONSIVE, OUT OF CONTROL, HAVING FREQUENT SEIZURES, AND HAVING SURGERY.
A FOOT SOAK IS OF PARTICULAR IMPORTANCE FOR A CLIENT THAT IS HAVING EDEMA, TENDERNESS, OR SOME FORM OF FOOT INFECTION.LIS
LIST SOME BONY PROMINENCE THAT A NURSE WILL ASSESS FOR SKIN ISSUES BACK OF HEAD, BACK OF EARS, ELBOWS, COCCYX,HEELS, SCAPULA
WHAT WOULD YOU HAVE READILY AVAILABLE FOR A PERSON DURING ORAL CARE THAT IS UNRESPONSIVE. SUCTION
Created by: rosegraffagnini