Comp II Study A

  1. Conversion factor for cm to inches
  2. mean arterial pressure formula
  3. Calculate mean arterial pressure for 160/100
  4. Ulnar nerve can be damaged if what is not protected?
  5. ECG leads
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  6. define pulse pressure
    • Pulse pressure is the pressure that is felt when feeling the
    • pulse. Measured in millimeters of mercury (mmHg), the pressure difference between the systolic and diastolic pressures is the pressure change to create the pulse, which is the pulse pressure
  7.  If resting blood pressure is (systolic/diastolic) 120/80 millimeters of mercury (mmHg), pulse pressure is ___?
  8. contraindications for NIBP measurement sites
    • ipsilateral arm of mastectomy pt or node removal
    • IV
    • AV fistula
    • Limb with infection or burn
    • anything compromising blood flow
  9. how to size an LMA
  10. Sizing an ETT
    • Men usually 7.5-8
    • Women usually 7-7.5
    • *depends on size of pt
  11. Tubing connection sizes for ETT, elbow, circuit
  12. Muscle relaxants and renal disease
    • SUX- can be used if K+ levels are low enough
    • CIS- usually drug of choice
    • VEC/ROC- pronlonged activity of drug if used (20% of vec goes to urine)
    • PAN- elimination dependent on liver and kidneys. not best choice
  13. Know ways to read ECG- Dr. hall's lecture
  14. Know all drug doses and contraindications
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Comp II Study A
things to know for comp exam