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Bronchodilators Nursing Pharmacology Study Guide

Bronchodilators

Bronchodilators NCLEX Nursing Pharmacology Review Nursing Pharmacology Study Guide on Bronchodilators Bronchodilators are a class of medications that act on the bronchi to relax and open the airways in the lungs. They are commonly prescribed for a number of respiratory diseases, including asthma and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD). Bronchodilators …

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Hypothalamic Agents Nursing Pharmacology Study Guide

Hypothalamic Agents

Hypothalamic Agents NCLEX Nursing Pharmacology Review Nursing Pharmacology Study Guide on Hypothalamic Agents Hypothalamic agents are a class of drugs that can release or inhibit hormones coming from the anterior pituitary gland.  These are drugs that affect the endocrine system, and can address various chronic diseases, such as diabetes and …

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Cholinergic Agonists Nursing Pharmacology Study Guide

Cholinergic Agonists

Cholinergic Agonists NCLEX Nursing Pharmacology Review Nursing Pharmacology Study Guide on Cholinergic agonists Cholinergic agonists are agents that act on the parasympathetic nervous system. These are drugs that mimic or modify the effects of acetylcholine (ACh) increasing the activity at the ACh receptor sites. ACh is the primary neurotransmitter of …

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Oncology Nurse Job Description and Requirements

oncology nursing

Nursing Study Guide on Oncology Nursing Oncology nursing is a nursing subspecialty focusing on the care of patients with cancer. Becoming a certified oncology nurse requires advanced education, certifications, and clinical experience, oftentimes more than what a typical BSN program provides. Goals of Oncology Nursing Oncology nursing care can be …

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How To Become a Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetist CRNA

Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetist

CRNA Salary Description and Requirements What is a Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetist – CRNA? We’re used to seeing movies and TV shows where a patient is put to sleep to have an operation. Perhaps you’ve even had a procedure yourself and were given a local or general anesthetic. And you …

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Perioperative Nurse Career and Job Description

perioperative nurse

Perioperative Nursing Job Description Nursing Study Guide on Perioperative Nursing Perioperative nursing is a field of nursing that involves the provision of holistic care to a patient under surgical management. The prefix “peri” means “around” or “about”, and the word “operative” refers to operation or surgery. Thus, perioperative nursing has …

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Inhaled Steroids Nursing Pharmacology Study Guide

Inhaled Steroids

Inhaled Steroids NCLEX Nursing Pharmacology Review Nursing Pharmacology Study Guide on Inhaled Steroids Inhaled steroids are a class of drugs that are administered to facilitate the reduction of inflammation in the lungs. They are often prescribed to patients with asthma and other respiratory problems, such as chronic obstruction pulmonary disease …

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Precipitous Labor Nursing Care Plans Diagnosis and Interventions

Precipitous labor

Precipitous Labor NCLEX Review Care Plans Nursing Study Guide for Precipitous Labor Precipitous labor, also known as rapid labor, happens when the patient is only in labor for a few hours before giving birth. Rapid labor can end 3 to 5 hours after regular uterine contractions start. Precipitous labor occurs …

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Pulmonary Fibrosis Nursing Care Plans Diagnosis and Interventions

Pulmonary fibrosis

Pulmonary Fibrosis NCLEX Review Care Plans Nursing Study Guide on Pulmonary Fibrosis Pulmonary fibrosis (PF) is a medical condition that happens when there is damage and scarring of the lung tissue. It features a stiff and thickened lung tissue, making it difficult for the lungs to function properly, as evidenced …

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H2 antagonists H2 blockers Nursing Pharmacology Study Guide

H2 Antagonists H2 Blockers

H2 antagonists H2 blockers NCLEX Nursing Pharmacology Review Nursing Pharmacology Guide on H2 antagonists H2 antagonists or H2 blockers are medications used in the management of many gastric diseases, such as stomach ulcers, gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD), and heartburn. H2 antagonists work by reducing the amount of acid produced in …

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