Lets start a mnemonic thread - page 2

MNEMONIC Anorexia Nervosa A bsence of menses (amenorrhea) N o appetite (but with preoccupation with food) O bvious weight loss (15% loss of IBW) R educing ideation (If only I could lose... Read More

  1. by   Heather, R.N.
    Great thread, RNKay!!
  2. by   RNKay31
    Quote from Heather, R.N.
    Great thread, RNKay!!
    Thanks Heather,R.N.
  3. by   crb613
    Face is pale raise the tail (feet)
    Face is red raise the head
    BTW...great thread!
  4. by   RNKay31
    Quote from crb613
    Face is pale raise the tail (feet)
    Face is red raise the head
    BTW...great thread!
    Wow Crb613, is this for venous and arterial insufficiency, that's a good one.
  5. by   RNKay31
    Wow, guys these are some great help for all our soon to be test takers, thanks everyone, and lets keep it going.
  6. by   crb613
    Quote from RNKay31
    Wow Crb613, is this for venous and arterial insufficiency, that's a good one.
    Yes, & I was taught to use this as a general rule for positioning in many situations.
  7. by   mothrSN06
    Quote from charebec65
    here's a website with a whole plethora of them.... some are "interesting"...

    http://www.medicalmnemonics.com/cgi-bin/browse.cfm
    [font=lucida console] cool!!
  8. by   ZASHAGALKA
    Heparin - PTT
    Coumadin - PT

    Both added together have the same number of letters: 10. Add it up to 10, and you match the evaluating lab with the drug.

    Not a mneumonic but a trick nonetheless.

    ~faith,
    Timothy.
  9. by   crb613
    Quote from ZASHAGALKA
    Heparin - PTT
    Coumadin - PT

    Both added together have the same number of letters: 10. Add it up to 10, and you match the evaluating lab with the drug.

    Not a mneumonic but a trick nonetheless.

    ~faith,
    Timothy.
    Or a shorter version...Heparin-PTT connect the two T's looks like an H...so the other one has to be Coumadin-PT :wink2:
  10. by   jessicaj
    good thread...
  11. by   caribbeanbeauty
    Here is one I found this weekend side effects for Tricyclic antidepressants"

    H-hypotension
    A-anticholinergic
    T-tachycardia
    S-sedation
  12. by   imhopeful
    Thanks to everyone!!!!
  13. by   baby_azmyth
    i'll try to post some mnemonics i learned from my review class. :spin::bowingpur

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