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Kaylen Lebens

Medical terms

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1.when a small, flexible tube is placed into a vein not in the chest or abdomen in order to administer medication or fluids. Upon insertion, the line can be used to draw blood.
9.a severely abnormal heart rhythm (arrhythmia) that can be life-threatening. (abbreviation)
13.the most common cause of this condition is a MI. It can also occur whenever the heart does not get enough oxygen or if a person has other heart disorders.
17.A sudden, sometimes temporary, cessation of function of the heart.
18.more than 100 bpm
20.a term used for any condition brought on by sudden, reduced blood flow to the heart
23.the level of medical care which is used for patients with life-threatening illnesses or injuries until the patient can be given full medical care at a hospital
27.or windpipe.
28.medical professionals use this for absorption of drugs into the circulation via the alveoli
29.a pure opiate antagonist and prevents or reverses the effects of opioids including respiratory depression, sedation and hypotension. antagonizes morphine and other opiates
31.the rate at which a fluid passes through an organ or part, expressed as volume per unit of time
32.the vessels that deliver oxygen-rich blood to the myocardium.
33.the quantity to be administered at one time
34.having equal strength or efficacy
35.medical term meaning either a rapid onset or a short course.
37.force per unit area
38.Within bone
39.being within a vein
40.A substance produced by the medulla (inside) of the adrenal gland which causes quickening of the heart beat, strengthens the force of the heart's contraction, opens up the airways (bronchioles) in the lungs and has numerous other effects. This can also be given to a patient in a time of need.
43.A stroke is also called. (abbreviation)
48.an emergency procedure which is performed in an effort to manually preserve intact brain function until further measures are taken to restore spontaneous blood circulation and breathing in a person in cardiac arrest. (abbreviation)
49.For a patient in whom PEA is suspected the AHA-ACLS guidelines protocol recommends the following: Initiate CPR, Place an intravenous line, Intubate the patient, and Correct hypoxia by administering 100% oxygen
51.to Make (a liquid) thinner or weaker by adding water or another solvent to it
52.The injection of a drug or fluids in a high quantity at once.
53.an anesthetic with sedative, analgesic, and cardiac depressant properties, applied topically in the form of the base or hydrochloride salt as a local anesthetic; also used in the latter form as a cardiac antiarrhythmic and to produce infiltration anesthesia and various nerve blocks.
54.The use of a carefully controlled electric shock, administered either through a device on the exterior of the chest wall or directly to the exposed heart muscle, to restart or normalize heart rhythms.
55.a normal body process that keeps naturally occurring blood clots from growing and causing problems
56.CPR may succeed in inducing a heart rhythm which may be shockable. CPR is generally continued until the subject regains_____ or is declaird dead.
57.A drug obtained from belladonna that is administered via injection, eye drops, or in oral form to relax muscles by inhibiting nerve responses. Used to dilate the pupils and as an antispasmodic
2.emergency medical procedures in which basic life support efforts of cardiopulmonary resuscitation are augmented by establishment of an IV fluid line, possible defibrillation, drug administration, control of cardiac arrhythmias, endotracheal intubation, and use of ventilation equipment.
3.a rapid heartbeat that starts in the ventricles, of more than 100 beats per minute, with at least three irregular HB in a row. (Abbreviation)
4.muscular twitching involving individual muscle fibers acting without coordination
5.elevate what to facilitate drug delivery to the central circulation
6.of or relating to the heart
7.The sudden death of some brain cells due to a lack of oxygen when the blood flow to the brain is impaired by blockage or rupture of an artery to the brain
8.the ___ team leader makes those decisions based on rhythms on the monitor and patient's vital signs. (abbreviation)
9.A vascular network formed by numerous anastomoses between veins.
10.the uptake of substances into or across tissues
11.procedure inserting a tube into the body, often for the delivery or removal of fluid or for the gathering of data
12.Situated away from the center, as opposed to centrally located
14.the forcing of a liquid into a part, as into the subcutaneous tissues, the vascular tree, or an organ
15.87/58 mm HG
16.procedure used to ventilate the lungs
19.This condition can occur as an early or late complication of a MI. this condition can occur without heart disease. It can occur due to Anti-arrhythmic medications, changes in blood chemistry, changes in pH, or lack of oxygen.
21.A palpable pulse which is present after clinically documented asystole (Abbr)
22.A vessel that carries blood high in oxygen content away from the heart to the farthest reaches of the body
24.A pituitary hormone that acts to promote the retention of water by the kidneys and increase blood pressure.
25.synonym for inanimate
26.substance containing plasma and platelets.
30.the medical practice of replenishing bodily fluid lost through sweating, bleeding, fluid shifts or other pathologic processes
36.Molarity (M), one of the most common units of__
41.where you might find bone marrow (Abbr)
42.Normal Sinus, sinus bradycardia, sinus tachycardia, Afib, and RVR are all examples of what.
44.effects having to do with adrenaline (epinephrine) and/or noradrenaline (norepinephrine)
45.the medical term for a state of no cardiac electrical activity
46.A catheter (tube) that is passed through a vein to end up in the thoracic portion of the vena cava or in the right atrium of the heart.
47.any individual needing medical care.
48.the movement of blood through the heart and blood vessels
49.is a clinical condition characterized by unresponsiveness and lack of palpable pulse in the presence of organized cardiac electrical activity (abbreviation)
50.part of the afferent wing of the circulatory system which returns blood to the heart.

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