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Nursing Health Assessment Mnemonics & Tips

craniosacral+parasympathetic | ... parasympathetic actions on the right. Solid arrows: stimulation

I know this by heart, but still a cute quick reference. This is actually PERFECT for understanding alpha and beta blocker drugs bc you can see the alpha and beta receptor actions here.

respiratory acidosis mnemonic

These cartoon type descriptions are very useful for new nurses. Respiratory Acidosis can be tricky but this explanation is helpful.

Alpha Receptors and Beta Receptors

Alpha receptors cause Construction; Beta receptors cause Dilation. Great, simple way to help you remember necessary information about receptors

Doxazosin mesylate, a quinazoline compound sold by Pfizer under the brand names Cardura and Carduran, is an α1-selective alpha blocker used to treat high blood pressure and urinary retention associated with benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH).

Doxazosin mesylate, a quinazoline compound sold by Pfizer under the brand names Cardura and Carduran, is an alpha blocker used to treat high blood pressure and urinary retention associated with benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH).

Alpha Blockers in Renal Colic: A Systematic Review  http://rebelem.com/alpha-blockers-in-renal-colic-a-systematic-review/

Higher-quality RCTs have shown lack of benefit for routine use of alpha blockers in renal colic, but, secondary outcomes suggest benefit in larger stones.

ACE Inhibitors for high blood pressure (HBP/HTN). Don't forget about the Beta-blockers, Calcium Channel blockers (CCB), Vasodilators, Diuretics, Alpha-Beta Blockers, ...

“ ACE Inhibitors- How do they work? Angiotensin II is a very potent chemical that causes the blood vessels to contract, thereby narrowing the vessels. This increases the pressure within the vessels causing high blood pressure (hypertension).

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