What are the pharmacokinetics: (Timolol, 2015) a. Use – Beta-blocker, migraine/headache, prevention of further MI (Lexicorp, 2015) b. Mechanism of action – non-selectively antagonizes beta-1 and beta-2 adrenergic receptors c. Well absorbed when given orally (Woo & Wynne, 2012). d. Metabolizes in the liver, CYP450, 2D6 substrate e. Excretion – urine f. Half-life 2 – 4 hours 3. What are the pharmacodynamics: a.
Medical Terminology-Spring 2013 Endocrine Quiz Name______________________________________________________________________ 1. The excessive production of cortisol by the adrenal cortex may result in: A) Cushing syndrome B) Graves disease C) cretinism D) myxedema E) C and D 2. Exophthalmos is a disorder caused by hypersecretion from the: A) pineal gland B) thyroid gland C) pancreas D) gonads E) parathyroid gland 3. Which of the following disorders is caused by hypersecretion of thyroxine? A) toxic goiter and Graves disease B) myxedema and cretinism C) Graves disease and Cushing syndrome D) Cushing syndrome and Addison disease E) Graves disease and Addison disease 4.
Corn, millet, rice, cassava, plantain, green bananas, or varieties of yams may be used. For eating, the mixture is formed into small halls with three fingers of the right hand then dipped into sauces or relishes made from fish, meat, or vegetables – almost always spicy hot. G: Gumbo: with a consistency between a soup and a stew, gumbo is derived from the African Bantu word for okra. Simmered gently with spicy seasoning, okra, and other vegetables, gumbos take their name from the main seafood or meat ingredient and are usually served over wild rice. In America, gumbos are a treasured part of Creole cuisine.
This product is pitched as an antiseptic mouth rinse that kills germs caused by plaque, gingivitis, and bad breath with the deal sealer approved by the American Dental Association. Active ingredients Eucalyptol 0.092%, Menthol 0.042%, Methyl salicylate 0.060%, and Thymol 0.064% these ingredients purpose anti-gingivitis / anti-plaque. Inactive ingredients water, alcohol 21.6%, sorbitol solution, flavor, poloxamer 407, benzoic acid, sodium benzoate, FD&C green no.3. Listerine Cool Mint a product distributed by Johnson & Johnson Healthcare Products. This product is pitched as an antiseptic mouth rinse that kills germs caused by gingivitis, plaque, and bad breath and this product is also approved by the American Dental Association.
| | | | | Selected Answer: | is inhibited by alcohol | Answers: | increases urine production | | promotes dehydration | | is produced in the adenohypophysis | | is inhibited by alcohol | | | | | * Question 3 1 out of 1 points | | | Normal development of the immune response is due in part to hormones produced by the ________. | | | | | Selected Answer: | thymus gland | Answers: | adrenal medulla | | pancreas | | thyroid gland | | thymus gland | | | | | * Question 4 1 out of 1 points | | | Figure 15.1 Using Figure 15.1, match the following: Storehouse for the hormones produced by the hypothalamus of the brain. | | | | | Selected Answer: | B | Correct Answer: | | Evaluation Method | Correct Answer | Case Sensitivity | Exact Match | B | | | | | | | * Question 5 1 out of 1 points | | | Gluconeogenesis occurs in the liver due to the action of ________. | | | | | Selected Answer: | cortisol | Answers: | aldosterone | | insulin | | secretin | | cortisol | | | | | * Question 6 1 out of 1 points | | | Figure 15.1 Using Figure 15.1, match the following: Produces hormones and is considered a neuroendocrine organ. | | | | | Selected Answer: | A | Correct Answer: | | Evaluation Method | Correct Answer | Case Sensitivity | Exact Match | A | | | | | | | * Question 7 1 out of 1 points | | | Figure 15.2 Using Figure 15.2, match the following
What is a sickle cell crisis? Why is it concerning? • A sickle cell crisis is when the RBC is sickled shaped which prevents the RBC’s and oxygen to get to the tissue leading to extreme pain. There are 3 forms of a sickle cell crisis: • Vaso-occlusive crisis occurs when blood flow to tissues is obstructed by sickled RBCs, leading to hypoxemia and ischemia. • Acute sequestration event occurs when blood flow from an organ such as the liver, lungs, or spleen is obstructed by sickled RBC.
Phenylalanine also disrupts amino acid metabolism, hormonal equilibrium, and nerve functions. Aspartic acid is believed to function as an excitatory neurotransmitter in the central nervous system (CNS). Methanol gets converted to formate, it is either excreted or it gets accumulated in the body to form formaldehyde, diketopiperazine (a carcinogen), and other potent toxic products. (Humphries, P. and N., 2008, An artificial sweetener that can cause irreversible damage to your brain and body, Nutrition Research Newsletter, 27(5), 6-7. Retrieved from http://findarticles.com/p/articles/mi_m0887/is_5_ 27/ai_n26672568/?tag
Food If a textfile's about something that's edible, it's probably here. Here are files with instructions on how to make really great food, or which purport to give you in side scoop on secret food information (like the original Coke formula). There are also files about making drinks, which got to be pretty popular as a lot of users reached drinking age (or at least an age when they started drinking). Believe it or not, I'd warn again mixing the drinks or recipes in this section unless you know what you're doing; after all, this is stuff you're putting into YOURSELF, or your friends. Caveat Gourmet.
Monitor for signs of digitalis intoxication when used (e.g.,reports of nausea/vomiting, blurred vision; increasingatrial dysrhythmias and heart block Rationale:Magnesium deficit may precipitate digitalis toxicit 3. Assess level of consciousness and neuromuscular status,e.g., movement, strength, reflexes/tone; note presence of Chvostek’s/Trousseau’s signs Rationale:Assess level of consciousness and neuromuscular status,e.g., movement, strength, reflexes/tone; note presence of Chvostek’s/Trousseau’s signs 4. Monitor status of airway and swallowing Rationale: Laryngeal stridor and dysphagia can occur whendepletion is moderate to severe. 5. Take seizure/safety precautions, e.g., padded side rails, bed in low position, frequent observation as indicated.