shoelace87: intrainingdoc: Learn your surgical terms! This is a lifesaver for students in the operating room. Just a cutesy lil FYI This is so helpful. Especially when you’re reading a patients medical history, doctors progress notes, nursing notes, nursing exams, nclex, etc.
ADDISON’S DISEASE CUSHING’S DISEASE Definition Hyposecretion of adrenocortical hormones leading to: Metabolic disturbances (sugar) Fluid and electrolyte imbalances (salt) Deficiency of neuromuscular function (salt and sex) Hypersecretion of adrenocortical hormone Predisposing Factors Atrophy of the Adrenal gland Fungal infectionsRead more