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Lung Cancer Assessment
2nd Most Common Cancer
Abnormal Breath Sounds
Anorexia or Weight Loss
Symptoms Appear Late in Disease
INR Lab Value
0.8-1.2 Normal Range
Paradoxical Chest Movement
Intercostal Nerve Blocks
Surgical Rib Fixation
Monitor Pulmonary Contusion
Air Enters Pleural Space
Absent or Restricted Movement on Affected Side
Decreased or Absent Breath Sounds on Affected Side
Vital Sign Changes
High Fowlers Position With Oxygen
Prepare For Chest Tube Placement
Educate High Risk Patients
Chest Tubes: Management and Care
Confirm suction order
Shortness of Breath (SOB)
If tube dislodges from patient, use petroleum gauze taped 3 ways
If drainage system is damaged, place disconnected drainage tube in sterile water
Lung Sounds - Pleural Friction Rub
Anterior Lateral Lung
Dry, Rubbing, or Squeaking
Rubbing a Balloon with Finger
Lung Sounds - Rhonchi
Trachea and Bronchi
Low Pitched Rumbling
Secretions or Bronchospasm
Lung Sounds - Wheezes
Air Moving through Narrowed Airways
Lung Sounds - Crackles
Fine: Twisting Hair through Fingers
Collapsed Small Airways and Alveoli "Popping Open"
Severe Sepsis and Septic Shock Assessment
Decreased Oxygen Saturation
High Output Heart Failure
Multiple Organ Failure
Bevacizumab Mechanisms and Indications
Monoclonal Antibody to VEGF
Inhibits Angiogenesis (and Vasculogenesis)
Capillaries Grow CORN (CG-CORN acronym)
Renal Cell Carcinoma
Non-small Cell Lung Cancer (NSCLC)
Age-related Macular Degeneration
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