Corticosteroids are used to relieve inflammation, which occurs when the immune system or the natural defense of our body from infection and illness fails. This results to parts of our body become swollen, red and filled with fluid when infection occurs.
This diagram shows the path the intubation tube takes. It passes up and over the epiglottis, down into the glottis, and down into the trachea. This picture even shows how far down the inflated cuff should be in the trachea.
Understanding Alzheimer's Disease anatomy poster discusses the aging brain, dementia and methods of diagnosing AD for patient caregiver education. Neurology chart for doctors and nurses. November is Alzheimer's Awareness month.
rightatrium: I will confess, this took me a second to understand, but I think i got it. Transmission occurs through contaminated stool. This is a great way to remember which types are transmitted this way. Hepatitis with a vowel - comes from the bowel!
“ Notes from my Nutrition Care lecture from my Critical Care class: TPN is used in patients with prolonged inadequate nutrition intake. There will be a port specifically for TPN. First you give electrolytes then the TPN, advance slowly.
Schizophrenia can be classified into five different types – disorganized schizophrenia, paranoid schizophrenia, undifferentiated schizophrenia, catatonic schizophrenia and residual schizophrenia (infographic)