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Histamine Dilates and Increases Capillary Permeability
Macrophages Engulf Pathogens
Macrophage Signals Cells With Cytokines
Responding Neutrophils Cross Capillary Wall
B And T Lymphocytes Arrive At Injury Site
Long Term Care
Shortness of Breath (SOB)
Cough and Sputum Production
Wheezing or Crackles
Short Attention Span
Ineffective Problem Solving
Inability to Function or Communicate
Lung Sounds - Crackles
Fine: Twisting Hair through Fingers
Collapsed Small Airways and Alveoli "Popping Open"
Lung Sounds - Wheezes
Air Moving through Narrowed Airways
Deep Breathing Exercises
Position of Comfort
Increase Fluid Intake
Acute Respiratory Failure (ARF)
Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD)
3 Week Productive Cough
Mantoux Skin Test
3 Positive Sputum Tests
Tuberculosis Skin Mantoux Test (PPD)
Delayed Hypersensitivity (Cell Mediated Response)
Read 48-72 hours
≥ 5 mm Induration
≥ 10 mm Induration
High Risk Patients
≥ 15 mm Induration
Combination Drug Therapy (RIPE)
3 Negative Sputum Specimens
Interferes with DNA Metabolism
Nausea and Vomiting
Vitamin B6 Prophylaxis
Inhibits RNA Synthesis
Red/Green Color Blindness
Monitor Vision Acuity
Ampicillin and Amoxicillin
Broad Spectrum Penicillin
Gram-Positive and Some Gram-Negative Infections
No Effect Against Staph Aureus
Often combined with Beta Lactamase Inhibitor
End in "-floxacin"
Mechanism of Action
Variety of Infections
Achilles Tendon Rupture
Avoid Milk Products or Antacids
Slow IV Infusion
Tendon Rupture in Adults
Myalgias in Kids
Damage to Cartilage
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