Certified Hemodialysis Technologist/Technician Exam Secrets Study Guide

CHT Test Review for the Certified Hemodialysis Technologist/Technician Exam

Author: Mometrix Media

Publisher: Mometrix Media Llc

ISBN: 9781609713034

Category: Medical

Page: 140

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***Includes Practice Test Questions*** Certified Hemodialysis Technologist/Technician Exam Secrets helps you ace the Certified Hemodialysis Technologist/Technician Exam, without weeks and months of endless studying. Our comprehensive Certified Hemodialysis Technologist/Technician Exam Secrets study guide is written by our exam experts, who painstakingly researched every topic and concept that you need to know to ace your test. Our original research reveals specific weaknesses that you can exploit to increase your exam score more than you've ever imagined. Certified Hemodialysis Technologist/Technician Exam Secrets includes: The 5 Secret Keys to CHT Exam Success: Time is Your Greatest Enemy, Guessing is Not Guesswork, Practice Smarter, Not Harder, Prepare, Don't Procrastinate, Test Yourself; A comprehensive General Strategy review including: Make Predictions, Answer the Question, Benchmark, Valid Information, Avoid Fact Traps, Milk the Question, The Trap of Familiarity, Eliminate Answers, Tough Questions, Brainstorm, Read Carefully, Face Value, Prefixes, Hedge Phrases, Switchback Words, New Information, Time Management, Contextual Clues, Don't Panic, Pace Yourself, Answer Selection, Check Your Work, Beware of Directly Quoted Answers, Slang, Extreme Statements, Answer Choice Families; A comprehensive Content review including: Sequential Ultrafiltration, Fistula, Vascular Catheter, Apical Pulse, Pyrexia, Renal Patients, Hemodialysis Treatment, Peripheral Edema, Jugular Vein Distention, Air Embolism, Formaldehyde Poisoning, Pyrogenic Reaction, Hemolysis, Antihypertensives, Heparin, Anticoagulation, Lidocaine, National Kidney Foundation, Symptoms Of Stenosis, Serum Albumin, ESRD Patients, Hypokalemia, Hypermagnesemia, The Phosphorus Levels, Parathyroid Hormone (PTH), Hemoglobin And Hematocrit Values, Reticulocyte Hemoglobin, Blood Urea Nitrogen (BUN), Creatinine, Ferritin, Toxin Removal In Dialysis, Cellulose Dialyzer Membranes, Process Of Deionization, Hepatitis B, Blood Borne Pathogens, and much more...
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CCHT Exam Secrets Study Guide

CCHT Test Review for the Certified Clinical Hemodialysis Technician Exam

Author: Mometrix Media

Publisher: Mometrix Media Llc

ISBN: 9781609710033

Category: Medical

Page: 174

View: 1342

***Includes Practice Test Questions*** CCHT Exam Secrets helps you ace the Certified Clinical Hemodialysis Technician Exam without weeks and months of endless studying. Our comprehensive CCHT Exam Secrets study guide is written by our exam experts, who painstakingly researched every topic and concept that you need to know to ace your test. Our original research reveals specific weaknesses that you can exploit to increase your exam score more than you've ever imagined. CCHT Exam Secrets includes: The 5 Secret Keys to CCHT Exam Success: Time is Your Greatest Enemy, Guessing is Not Guesswork, Practice Smarter, Not Harder, Prepare, Don't Procrastinate, Test Yourself; A comprehensive General Strategy review including: Make Predictions, Answer the Question, Benchmark, Valid Information, Avoid Fact Traps, Milk the Question, The Trap of Familiarity, Eliminate Answers, Tough Questions, Brainstorm, Read Carefully, Face Value, Prefixes, Hedge Phrases, Switchback Words, New Information, Time Management, Contextual Clues, Don't Panic, Pace Yourself, Answer Selection, Check Your Work, Beware of Directly Quoted Answers, Slang, Extreme Statements, Answer Choice Families; A comprehensive Content review including: Molecule, Electrolyte, Atomic Weight, Isotope, Osmosis, Intracellular Fluid, Nephron, Renal Corpuscle, Urea, Azotemia, Acid-Base Balance, Creatinine, Hyperkalemia, Renin-Angiotensin System, Hypomagnesemia, Atrial Natriuretic Hormone, Chronic Kidney Disease, End-Stage Renal Disease, Glomerular Disease, Glomerulonephritis, Nephrosclerosis, Pyelonephritis, Acute Tubular Necrosis, Hypertension, Myocardial Dysfunction, Pericarditis, Osteodystrophy, Calciphylaxis, Amyloidosis, Carpal Tunnel Syndrome, Insomnia, Pseudogout, Dialysis Dementia, Restless Leg Syndrome, Uremic Neuropathy, Lipid Metabolism, Albumin, C-Reactive Protein, Serum Potassium, Aluminum Toxicity, Magnesium, Hypokalemia, Parathyroid Hormone, Hemoglobin, and much more...
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Certified Dialysis Nurse Exam Secrets Study Guide

CDN Test Review for the Certified Dialysis Nurse Exam

Author: Mometrix Media

Publisher: Mometrix Media Llc

ISBN: 9781609712976

Category: Medical

Page: 176

View: 3803

***Includes Practice Test Questions*** Certified Dialysis Nurse Exam Secrets helps you ace the Certified Dialysis Nurse Exam without weeks and months of endless studying. Our comprehensive Certified Dialysis Nurse Exam Secrets study guide is written by our exam experts, who painstakingly researched every topic and concept that you need to know to ace your test. Our original research reveals specific weaknesses that you can exploit to increase your exam score more than you've ever imagined. Certified Dialysis Nurse Exam Secrets includes: The 5 Secret Keys to CDN Exam Success: Time is Your Greatest Enemy, Guessing is Not Guesswork, Practice Smarter, Not Harder, Prepare, Don't Procrastinate, Test Yourself; A comprehensive General Strategy review including: Make Predictions, Answer the Question, Benchmark, Valid Information, Avoid Fact Traps, Milk the Question, The Trap of Familiarity, Eliminate Answers, Tough Questions, Brainstorm, Read Carefully, Face Value, Prefixes, Hedge Phrases, Switchback Words, New Information, Time Management, Contextual Clues, Don't Panic, Pace Yourself, Answer Selection, Check Your Work, Beware of Directly Quoted Answers, Slang, Extreme Statements, Answer Choice Families; A comprehensive Content review including: Peritubular Capillaries, Chronic Kidney Disease, Glomerular Filtration Rate, Diabetic Nephropathy, Nephrotic Syndrome, Tubular Necrosis, Metastatic Calcification, Calciphylaxis, Dialysis Amyloidosis, Carpal Tunnel Syndrome, Metabolic Acidosis, Low Albumin, Hyperkalemia, Hematocrit, Blood Urea Nitrogen, Hyperparathyroidism, Thomas Graham, Sieving Coefficient, Transmembrane Pressure, Thermoplastics, Bicarbonate Dialysate, Calibration Process, Safe Drinking Water Act, Renalin, Formaldehyde, Arteriovenous Fistula, Topical Antiseptics, Black Blood Syndrome, Lifesite Hemodialysis Access System, Hypotension, Hypotensive Episodes, Dialysate Leakage, Peritoneal Dialysis, High Transporters, and much more...
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Ccht Exam Flashcard Study System

Ccht Test Practice Questions & Review for the Certified Clinical Hemodialysis Technician Exam

Author: Ccht Exam Secrets

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781609712594

Category: Medical

Page: N.A

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A Study Guide for Dialysis Technologists

Fifth Edition

Author: Philip Varughese,John A. Sweeny,Joan Arslanian,National Association of Nephrology Technicians/Technologists

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780983508816

Category: Dialysis

Page: 298

View: 1435

Developed by Philip Varughese, Joan Arslanian, and John Sweeny, the Fifth Edition of this Study Guide contains 298 pages of questions and answers, case studies, a glossary of terms, graphs, charts and formulas which can be utilized as reference material. It is a great educational tool to prepare for certification exams and for all dialysis technicians.
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Certified Hyperbaric Technologist Exam Secrets Study Guide

CHT Test Review for the Certified Hyperbaric Technologist Exam

Author: Mometrix Media

Publisher: Mometrix Media LLC

ISBN: 9781609713058

Category: Medical

Page: 166

View: 2763

***Includes Practice Test Questions*** Certified Hyperbaric Technologist Exam Secrets helps you ace the Certified Hyperbaric Technologist Exam, without weeks and months of endless studying. Our comprehensive Certified Hyperbaric Technologist Exam Secrets study guide is written by our exam experts, who painstakingly researched every topic and concept that you need to know to ace your test. Our original research reveals specific weaknesses that you can exploit to increase your exam score more than you've ever imagined. Certified Hyperbaric Technologist Exam Secrets includes: The 5 Secret Keys to Certified Hyperbaric Technologist Exam Success: Time is Your Greatest Enemy, Guessing is Not Guesswork, Practice Smarter, Not Harder, Prepare, Don't Procrastinate, Test Yourself; A comprehensive General Strategy review including: Make Predictions, Answer the Question, Benchmark, Valid Information, Avoid Fact Traps, Milk the Question, The Trap of Familiarity, Eliminate Answers, Tough Questions, Brainstorm, Read Carefully, Face Value, Prefixes, Hedge Phrases, Switchback Words, New Information, Time Management, Contextual Clues, Don't Panic, Pace Yourself, Answer Selection, Check Your Work, Beware of Directly Quoted Answers, Slang, Extreme Statements, Answer Choice Families; Comprehensive sections including: Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy, Candidacy Requirements, CHT Examination Process, Levels of CHRN Certification, History of Hyperbaric Medicine, Procedures of Saturation Diving, Changes in Hyperbaric Chambers, Medical and Anatomical Terminology, Physics and Hyperbaric Medicine, Formulas for Pressure, Boyle's Law, Dalton's Law of Partial Pressures, Ideal Gas Law, Gas Bubbles in Bloodstream, Oxygen Toxicity, Nitrogen Narcosis Risk Factors, Narcotic Potency, Decompression Theory and Mechanisms, Inert Gas Exchange, Decompression Illnesses, Manifestations of DCS, Barotrauma, Arterial Gas Embolism, Pneumothorax and Pneumomediastinum, Carbon Monoxide and Cyanide Poisoning, and much more...
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Review of Hemodialysis for Nurses and Dialysis Personnel

Author: Judith Z. Kallenbach

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 0323310230

Category: Medical

Page: 432

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Get a practical introduction to dialysis and an excellent review for the certification exam! Review of Hemodialysis for Nurses and Dialysis Personnel, 9th Edition uses a concise Q&A format to cover the principles, diseases, and problems of dialysis treatment for kidney failure. Comprehensive without being overwhelming, this book assumes no prior knowledge of dialysis procedures. Two new chapters and five updated chapters keep you current with the latest in dialysis treatment and equipment. Dialysis expert Judy Kallenbach provides clear, easy-to-read guidelines that will apply to every member of the dialysis team, from technicians and nurses to social workers and kidney patients. Comprehensive coverage provides the complete knowledge needed to care for dialysis patients and to prepare for the certification exam, with topics including a review of body fluids and electrolytes, infection control, transplantation, and the important psychosocial aspects of dialysis treatment. Easy-to-understand style introduces new terms and concepts without assuming prior knowledge of dialysis. Question-and-answer format makes learning easier and information easier to find. Coverage of the entire lifespan helps in caring for patients of different ages, including separate chapters on pediatric hemodialysis and end-stage renal disease in the elderly. Coverage of home dialysis therapies prepares technicians for the use of home dialysis treatment as a possible cost-cutting measure. More than 70 illustrations depict all aspects of dialysis treatment and care. A multidisciplinary approach includes a chapter on the different roles in the hemodialysis team, describing how dialysis care is coordinated and what patients go through during their treatment. Useful appendices offer quick reference to the sodium and potassium content of various foods, the calculation of body mass index, nephrology organizations and resources, a glossary, and more. NEW Patient Education chapter and NEW Preceptor Basics chapter discuss new areas covered on the dialysis PCT certification exams. UPDATED! The Hemodialysis Team chapter provides the latest information on certification requirements for dialysis technicians. UPDATED! Water Treatment chapter reflects new water treatment standards and documentation requirements. UPDATED! Infection Control chapter covers techniques used to prevent patients and staff from acquiring infections, including improved tracking, prevention, and hemodialysis hand hygiene. UPDATED! Laboratory Data: Analysis and Interpretation chapter shows normal lab values and results that should be further evaluated, and expands on GFR as related to the five stages of chronic kidney disease. UPDATED! Diabetes and Hemodialysis chapter covers the medications and therapies used for diabetic patients, and includes KDOQI recommendations for CKD care.
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40 Days of Dating

An Experiment

Author: Jessica Walsh,Timothy Goodman

Publisher: Abrams

ISBN: 1613127154

Category: Self-Help

Page: 304

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When New York–based graphic designers and long-time friends Timothy Goodman and Jessica Walsh found themselves single at the same time, they decided to try an experiment. The old adage says that it takes 40 days to change a habit—could the same be said for love? So they agreed to date each other for 40 days, record their experiences in questionnaires, photographs, videos, texts, and artworks, and post the material on a website they would create for this purpose. What began as a small experiment between two friends became an Internet sensation, drawing 5 million unique (and obsessed) visitors from around the globe to their site and their story since it was launched in July 2013. 40 Days of Dating: An Experiment is a beautifully designed, expanded look at the experiment and the results, including a great deal of material that never made it onto the site, such as who they were as friends and individuals before the 40 days and who they have become since. Note: 40 Days of Dating has a special binding that allows it to open very flat by attaching the endpapers to the inside covers.
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Usability Testing of Medical Devices, Second Edition

Author: Michael E. Wiklund, P.E.,Jonathan Kendler,Allison Y. Strochlic

Publisher: CRC Press

ISBN: 1466595892

Category: Medical

Page: 455

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Usability Testing of Medical Devices covers the nitty-gritty of usability test planning, conducting, and results reporting. The book also discusses the government regulations and industry standards that motivate many medical device manufacturers to conduct usability tests. Since publication of the first edition, the FDA and other regulatory groups have modified their regulations and expectations regarding how medical device manufacturers should approach usability testing. Reflecting these changes, this Second Edition provides updated guidance to readers with an interest or direct role in conducting a usability test of a medical device or system. Key updates involve the 2011 FDA guidance on human factors engineering, requirements set forth by the third edition of IEC 60601 and closely related IEC 62366-1:2015, linking usability test tasks to risk analysis results, and analyzing root causes of use errors that occur during usability tests. Written by seasoned human factors specialists, Usability Testing of Medical Devices, Second Edition is an informative, practical, and up-to-date handbook for conducting usability tests of medical devices. The book helps ensure a smooth and painless development process—and thus, safe and effective medical devices.
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To Live and To Die: When, Why, and How

Author: R.H. Williams

Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media

ISBN: 1475743696

Category: Psychology

Page: 346

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In the 1960's marked changes occurred throughout the world in philosophies and policies related to man's role in life. These changes, prompted predominantly by extensive increases in knowledge and popula tion density, have produced increased pleasures as well as problems. The rising number of people and improved methods of communication and transportation have caused more relationships among people, with their pleasures, competitions, jealousies, conflicts of interest, oppressions, and crimes. Large assortments of drugs have been developed and are easily obtained. There are drugs to speed us up, slow us down, make us sleep, change our perspectives on life, promote propagation of life or prevent it, prolong life or terminate it, and modify the course of life in many ways. Also, numerous mechanical devices have been developed that influence the propagation of life, the termination of life, and the manner in which we live. Many people have changed their overall goals in life, and in par ticular have experienced major changes in attitudes and policies applying to sexual activity, marriage, birth control, abortion, welfare, children, old people, criminals, economics, social status, careers, education, euthanasia, and suicide. There also has been marked enlightenment concerning the effect of the chemical and physical status of the brain upon normal and abnormal thinking and behavior.
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Patient Care Technician Exam Secrets Study Guide

Patient Care Test Review for the Patient Care Technician Exam

Author: Patient Care Exam Secrets Test Prep

Publisher: Mometrix Media Llc

ISBN: 9781627338905

Category: Medical

Page: 156

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***Includes Practice Test Questions*** Patient Care Technician Exam Secrets helps you ace the Patient Care Technician Exam, without weeks and months of endless studying. Our comprehensive Patient Care Technician Exam Secrets study guide is written by our exam experts, who painstakingly researched every topic and concept that you need to know to ace your test. Our original research reveals specific weaknesses that you can exploit to increase your exam score more than you've ever imagined. Patient Care Technician Exam Secrets includes: The 5 Secret Keys to Patient Care Technician Exam Success: Time is Your Greatest Enemy, Guessing is Not Guesswork, Practice Smarter, Not Harder, Prepare, Don't Procrastinate, Test Yourself; Comprehensive sections including: Prefixes, Suffixes, Abbreviations, Legal Terms, HIPAA, Professionalism, Ethics, Heart Structures, Heart Functions, Electrocardiography, Instrument Safety, Patient Safety, Body Systems, Disease Recognition, Infection Control, Exposure Control, Asepsis, Sterilization, Venipuncture, Collection Specimens, Taking Vitals, Communication, Assisting With Activites, Activities of Daily Living, Monitoring Dietary/Liquid Intake, AROM/PROM, and much more...
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Colt Exam Secrets Study Guide

Colt Test Review for the Certified Office Laboratory Technician Examination

Author: Mometrix Media

Publisher: Mometrix Media LLC

ISBN: 9781609714536

Category: Medical

Page: 146

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COLT Exam Secrets helps you ace the Certified Office Laboratory Technician Examination, without weeks and months of endless studying. Our comprehensive COLT Exam Secrets study guide is written by our exam experts, who painstakingly researched every topic and concept that you need to know to ace your test. Our original research reveals specific weaknesses that you can exploit to increase your exam score more than you've ever imagined. COLT Exam Secrets includes: The 5 Secret Keys to COLT Exam Success: Time is Your Greatest Enemy, Guessing is Not Guesswork, Practice Smarter, Not Harder, Prepare, Don't Procrastinate, Test Yourself; A comprehensive Content review including: Adverse Event, Romanowsky's Stain, Osmotic Fragility, Bence Jones Proteins, HPI, Bilirubin, Hydrogen Breath Test, Category I CPT codes, WBC, Enteric, Tachypnea, Cushing's Syndrome, Oxygen Dissociation Curve, DNR, ASCLS, Fume Hood, Lithium Heparin, Direct Coombs' Test, ANF, Chemical Hygiene Plan, Platelets, Hematuria, Spirochete, Aliquot, Renal Function Study, Coxiella Burnetti, Hematology, Ocular, Biological Infection, Erythrocytes, Sharps Safe, Transdermal, Sharps Injury Log, CA 125, Buccal, Hypoglycemia, Protocol, Acidosis, General Semen Analysis Kit, Miller Disc, Platelet Antibody Detection Test, IATA, Percussion, Normal Reference Values, HIPPA, Financial Statements and Income Statement, Balance Sheet, Health Maintenance Organizations, and much more...
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Treatment of Chronic Pain by Interventional Approaches

the AMERICAN ACADEMY of PAIN MEDICINE Textbook on Patient Management

Author: Timothy R. Deer,Michael S. Leong,Asokumar Buvanendran,Philip S. Kim,Sunil J. Panchal

Publisher: Springer

ISBN: 1493918249

Category: Medical

Page: 562

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From reviews of Deer, eds., Comprehensive Treatment of Chronic Pain by Medical, Interventional, and Integrative Approaches: "Comprehensive Treatment of Chronic Pain by Medical, Interventional, and Integrative Approaches is a major textbook... [I]t should be a part of all departmental libraries and in the reference collection of pain fellows and pain practitioners. In fact, this text could be to pain as Miller is to general anesthesia." Journal of Neurosurgical Anesthesiology Edited by master clinician-experts appointed by the American Academy of Pain Medicine, this is a soft cover version of the Interventional sections of the acclaimed Deer, eds., Comprehensive Treatment of Chronic Pain by Medical, Interventional, and Integrative Approaches. It is intended as a primary reference for busy clinicians who seek up-to-date and authoritative information about interventional approaches to treating chronic pain. State-of-the-art coverage of full range of techniques: neural blockades, neurolysis blocks, and neurostimulation Review of clinically relevant anatomy and physiology "Key Points" preview contents of each chapter
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Ccht Exam Practice Questions

Ccht Practice Tests & Exam Review for the Certified Clinical Hemodialysis Technician Exam

Author: Ccht Exam Secrets Test Prep

Publisher: Mometrix Media LLC

ISBN: 9781516707485

Category: Medical

Page: 92

View: 6846

CCHT Exam Practice Questions are the simplest way to prepare for the Certified Clinical Hemodialysis Technician Exam. Practice is an essential part of preparing for a test and improving a test taker's chance of success. The best way to practice taking a test is by going through lots of practice test questions. If someone has never taken a practice test, then they are unprepared for the types of questions and answer choices that they will encounter on the official test. There is a tremendous advantage to someone taking the test that is already familiar with the questions and answer choices. Another advantage of taking practice tests is that you can assess your performance and see if you need to study and practice more, or if you're already prepared enough to achieve success on your test day. If you do well on the practice test, then you know you're prepared. If you struggle on the practice test, then you know you may still have more work to do to get prepared. Taking lots of practice tests helps ensure that you are not surprised or disappointed on your test day. Our CCHT Exam Practice Questions give you the opportunity to test your knowledge on a set of questions. You can know everything that is going to be covered on the test and it will not do you any good on test day if you have not had a chance to practice. Repetition is a key to success and using practice test questions allows you to reinforce your strengths and improve your weaknesses. Detailed answer explanations are also included for each question. It may sound obvious, but you have to know which questions you missed (and more importantly why you missed them) to be able to avoid making the same mistakes again when you take the real test. That's why our C
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Behavioral Emergencies for the Emergency Physician

Author: Leslie S. Zun,Lara G. Chepenik,Mary Nan S. Mallory

Publisher: Cambridge University Press

ISBN: 110701848X

Category: Medical

Page: 414

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This comprehensive, go-to volume features cutting edge discussion of the emergency department management of mental health patients.
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Dialysis Technology

A Manual for Dialysis Technicians

Author: National Association of Nephrology Technicians/Technologists

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780983508809

Category:

Page: 294

View: 733

Edited by Philip Varughese CHT and Jim Curtis CHT, this manual has been developed to assist technicians in preparation for certification examinations. The Third Edition, contains many new chapters. Chapters include basic dialysis theory, the patient, membrane technology, dialyzers, dialysis procedure, heparin therapy, renal nutrition, water treatment, dialyzer reuse, medications, safety, machine functions, computers in dialysis, required basic knowledge, DOQI guidelines, peritoneal dialysis, transplantation and proper monitoring & disinfection of dialysis delivery system. Technicians will find the outline format an asset to learning.
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Chemical Exposures

Low Levels and High Stakes

Author: Nicholas A. Ashford,Claudia S. Miller

Publisher: Wiley-Interscience

ISBN: 9780471292401

Category: Science

Page: 464

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Chemical Exposures: Low Levels and High Stakes explains how day-to-day variations in chemical exposure may cause unusual and seemingly unpredictable symptoms, including many that have been termed psychosomatic in the past. It describes how everyday, low-level chemical exposures may cause fatigue, memory impairment, headaches, mood changes, breathing difficulties, digestive problems, and a host of chronic unexplained illnesses including chronic fatigue syndrome, Gulf War syndrome, and sick building syndrome. The authors are the first writers to clearly describe and document the process of adaptation, a concept that provides a rational and scientific basis for understanding these symptoms. In the Second Edition of this professionally acclaimed work, the authors offer evidence for an emerging new theory of disease-toxicant-induced loss of tolerance-which may have far-reaching implications for medicine, public health, and environmental policy. Based on a report commissioned by the New Jersey Department of Health that won the World Health Organization's Macedo Award, Chemical Exposures is the most comprehensive book ever written on sensitivity to low level chemical exposure and the many health effects associated with it. This work clarifies the nature of chemical sensitivity, shows how it differs from traditional allergies and toxicity, and suggests how federal and state governments can help those who are affected. The book identifies four major groups of people with hypersensitivity to low levels of chemicals: occupants of tight buildings, industrial workers who handle chemicals, residents of communities exposed to toxic chemicals, and individuals with random and unique exposures to various chemicals. The fact that similar symptoms are being reported by members of these demographically diverse groups not only points to a serious problem, it may also contribute to a better understanding of chemical sensitivity. Included are a number of features that will be invaluable to health professionals: * Clear, concise explanations of technical material * The most extensive bibliography to date on the subject * Tables contrasting different medical approaches * Descriptions of recent research and proposed mechanisms * An annotated bibliographical appendix highlighting illnesses that have been linked to environmental exposures * Policy recommendations for federal and state governments "Clinicians and policymakers would do well to read and heed the advice of this book."-Journal of the American Medical Association "Clinicians, researchers, and policymakers in this field would be well advised to read this landmark book."-American Public Health Association Newsletter "A milestone in the evolution of multiple chemical sensitivity."-Chemical and Engineering News ".groundbreaking and accessible.balanced and scholarly.essential reading for risk assessors, physicians, psychologists, attorneys concerned with toxic torts, public health officials, regulators, government decisionmakers, medical and environmental researchers, as well as laypersons."-Journal of Risk Analysis
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