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Nursing: A Concept-Based Approach to Learning, Volume 2, 3rd Ed. | Registered Nurse (RN) School Study Aid


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Maslow's Hierarchy of Needs
Physiological Needs
Oxygen, Water, Nutrition
Body temperature, Elimination, Shelter, Sexual Expression
Safety and Security
Physical Safety
Physiological Safety
Love and Belonging
Affection and Companionship
Esteem
Self Respect and Respect for Others
Self Actualization
Fulfillment
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Physiological Needs
Physiological Hierarchy
First Basic Need
Physiological Need
Oxygen
Food/Water
Elimination
Temperature
Rest
Shelter
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Safety and Security
Safety and Security Needs
Second Basic Needs
Safety and Security Needs
Physical Safety
Physiological Safety
Financial Security
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Love and Belonging
Love and Belonging Hierarchy
Third Basic Need
Love and Belonging Needs
Love and Affection
Relationships
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Esteem
Esteem HIERARCHY 
Fourth Basic Need
Eteem Need
Esteem for Oneself
Reputation and Respect
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Self-Actualization
Self-Actualization Hierarchy
Fifth Need
Self-Actualization Needs
Helping Others
Objectivity
Personal Growth
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The Nursing Process
ADPIE
Assessment
Diagnosis
Planning 
Realistic
Individualized to the Patient
Timed
Implementation
Evaluation
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Assessment
Health History
Objective Data
Subjective Data
TEST-TAKING STRATEGY: KEY WORDS
Identify
Determine
Obtain Information
CONSIDERATIONS
Assessment Always Done Before Treatments
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Diagnosis
A COMPARISON
Medical Diagnosis
Nursing Diagnosis
Collaborative Problem
Data Interpretation and Analysis
Significant Data
Patterns or Clusters
Parts of Nursing Diagnosis Statement
Problem
Etiology
Defining Characteristics
TEST-TAKING STRATEGY: KEY WORDS
Maslow’s Pyramid
Patient’s Concerns
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Planning
Nursing Care Plan
Tailored to Patient
Short-and-Long-Term Goals
SMART GOALS
Specific
Measurable
Attainable
Realistic
Time-Oriented
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Implementation
Types of Nursing Interventions
Direct Care Interventions
Indirect Care Interventions
A Community (Public Health) Intervention
Implementing the Care Plan
Partnership with the Patient/Family
Performing the Nursing Action
Documenting Nursing Care
Delegating Nursing Care
TEST-TAKING STRATEGY: KEY WORDS
Intervene
Priority Action
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Evaluation
Consider the Effectiveness of Care
Reassess
Make Necessary Modifications
Continuously Ensure Favorable Patient Outcome
TEST-TAKING STRATEGY: KEY WORDS
Evaluate
Outcome
Consider the Degree of Effectiveness
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Guidelines for Prioritizing
First-level priority problems
Airway, Breathing, Circulation (ABCs)
Second-level Priority Problems
MAA-U-AR
Mental Status Change
Acute Pain
Acute Urinary Elimination Problems
Untreated Medical Problems
Abnormal Laboratory Values
Risk of Infection, Safety or Security
Third-Level Priority Problems
Long-Term Treatments
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Triage
Simple Triage And Rapid Treatment (START)
Tags
Red: Immediate (Critical)
Yellow: Delayed (Urgent)
Green: Minor (Ambulatory)
Black: Deceased (Expired)
Step 1: Movement
Ability to Walk
Step 2: Respirations
Spontaneous Breathing
Respiratory Rate
Step 3: Perfusion
Check Circulation
Step 4: Mental Status
Mental Status
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How to Use Prioritization in Exam Questions
Prioritize First
Airway
Breathing
Circulation
Prioritize Second
Change in LOC (Altered Mental Status)
Sepsis
Acute Pain
Untreated Medical Problems
Prioritize Third
Education
Feelings
Patient Waiting to be Discharged
Test-taking Strategies
Maslow’s Hierarchy of Needs
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How to Use ADPIE for Exam Questions
ASSESSMENT QUESTIONS
Data Collection
NURSING DIAGNOSIS QUESTIONS
Data Analysis
PLANNING QUESTIONS
Plan of Care
INTERVENTION QUESTIONS
Action or Intervening
EVALUATION QUESTIONS
Outcomes of Care
STEPS
Read Entire Question
Identify Step in the Nursing Process
Eliminate Answer Choices; Choose the Best Answer
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