"Ride a Tricycle before a Bicycle" (Tricuspid valve before Bicuspid valve). Knowing the blood flow through the heart is really important in nursing school. Here's an easy breakdown of the blood flow of the heart. #medsurg #nursingschool #nursingstudent #cardiacnursing
Hypokalemia is a condition where there is an abnormally low level of potassium in the blood. Symptoms include alkalosis, shallow respirations, irritability, confusion, drowsiness, weakness, fatigue arrhythmias, lethargy, thread pulse and decreased intestinal motility. Changes in ECG may also be observed where there will be abnormality in QRS segment.
INFO SHEET: The body’s second line of defence - ...If the pathogens are able to get past the first line of defence, for example, through a cut in your skin, and an infection develops, the second line of defence becomes active. Through a sequence of steps called the immune response, the immune system attacks these pathogens.