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ACC 1400-Diagnostics

ACC 1400 module1.Diagnostics & Nursing Implications level 1

What are some reasons for performing diagnostic tests. 1.basic screening 2.confirmation of a diagnosis 3.monitoring an illness 4.obtaining information about a client’s response to treatment
What are is the Importance of interpreting results The importance of interpreting the results is: 1.related to the proper treatment of the patient, 2.proper nursing interventions, 3.notification of the physician of the lab results adequately prepare pt/or family of the procedure or tests
What are is the Importance of sequencing and scheduling diagnostic tests 1.TIME 2.COST CONTAINMENT
What are is the Importance of patient preparation 3.COMFORT TO PATIENT (ex:Does the client need to be NPO after midnight? NPO after a particular time of day? Does the client need to eat or take a particular amount of fluid prior to the procedure as in the case of a pelvic ultrasound?)
What are is the Importance of patient identification to ensure the right diagnostic is being performed on the right patient.
What are is the Importance of patient education The nurse can allay any fears or apprehensions about the examination...imagine a pt with an illness that he really doesn’t have? the nurse will not inform a patient of the diagnosis from a lab specimen,This is left to the physician
what does BMP stand for Basic metalolic panel
what does CMP stand for comprehensive metalolic panel
what does LFT stand for liver function test
what does CBC stand for complete blood count
what does BMP contain in this panel 1.K+, 2.Na, 3.chloride, 4.BUN, 5.creatine, 6.Glucose, 7.Ca, & 8.Carbon dioxide
what does CMP contain in this panel contains everything in the CMP panel + 1.ALT, 2.ALBUMIN, 3.TOTAL PROTEIN, & 4.BILIRUBIN
what does LFT contain in this panel 1.ALT, 2.AST, 3.ALP, 4.ALBUMIN, 5.TOTAL PROTEIN, 6.BILIRUBIN, 7.GGT, & 8.LDH
what does CBC contain in this panel 1.RBC, 2.WBC, 3.HgB, 4.HcT, 5.PLT, & the Differentail
what is the average life cycle of RBC 120 days, then the erythropoitin in the kidneys stimulate the bone maorrow to produce more RBC's
what is the normal CBC level for men 4.7 - 6.1mm3
what is the normal CBC level for females 4.2 - 5.4mm3
what is the normal WBC level 5,000 - 10,000mm3
what is the normal HgB level for men 14-18g/dl
what is the normal HgB level for females 12-16g/dl
what is the normal HCT level for males 42-52
what is the normal HgB level for females 37-47
what is the normal platelet level 150,000-400,000 mm3
what is the normal Na+ level 135-145 mEq/l
what is the normal K+ level 3.5-5.0 mEq/l
what is the normal chloride level 90.110 mEq/l
what is the normal Ca level 8.5-10.5 mg/dl
what is the normal Glucose level 70-110 mg/dl
what is the normal BUN level 10-20 mg/dl
what is the normal Creatine level 0.6-1.2 mg/dl
what is the normal CK (creatine Kinase)level for men 38-174 unit/l
what is the normal CK (creatine Kinase)level for females 26-140 unit/l
what is the normal cholesterol level <200 mg/dl
what is the normal HDL-C level for men 35-65 mg/dl
what is the normal HDL-C level for females 35-80 mg/dl
what is the normal LDL level <130 mg/dl
what is the normal tryglycerides level <150 mg/dl
Created by: monica_acc
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