Essay on Atherosclerosis

Wounds – 245 words – College

Wounds3 types: * Neuroischemic * Ischaemic * NeuropathicISCHAEMIC ULCERCritical Limb Ischemia – Peripheral Arterial Disease (PAD) Thrombus= clot. Embolism= break off from the thrombusSigns, symptoms, presentation, referrals, imaging, dressings? ManagementDefinition  (PAD)= narrowing or occlusion by atherosclerotic plaques of arteries outside of the heart and brain.Risk factors for PAD= high cholesterol, diabetes, smoking, hypertension, inactivity, and overweight/obesity.Symptoms of PAD= intermittent […]

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Hypertension

Mr. Dunn’s blood pressure reading is 189/110. His LDL cholesterol reading is 200 mg/dL. He asks the student nurse if he should be concerned about his blood pressure. How should the student respond? “Please sit here quietly for a few minutes. I need recheck your blood pressure. **Mr. Dunn’s blood pressure is high but may […]

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Joining an Aerobic Class

One of them is social benefits . By joining aerobics class, we can meet a lot of new people and communicate with them . This can indirectly help us to improve our communication skills and leadership skills . On the other hand , this is a great chance to meet interesting instructors . There are […]

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