Mnemonics and Memory Aids - page 5
The HYPERKALEMIA "Machine" - Causes of Increased Serum K+ M - Medications - ACE inhibitors, NSAIDS A - Acidosis - Metabolic and respiratory C - Cellular destruction - Burns, traumatic injury H -... Read More
7Nov 10, '06 by PhillygrylI would love to have any mnemonics you (board members) might have. I am posting this one on someone showed me at an NCLEX review couse I took.
It is about fetal accelerations and decelerations!!!
Just remember VEAL CHOP
Variable Cord compression
Early Head compression
Late Placental insufficiencyLast edit by Phillygryl on Nov 10, '06 : Reason: lettering is jumbled up
11Nov 18, '06 by porterwomanHeart sounds:
S3= Heart fail-ure (3 syllables)
S4=Hy-per-ten-sion (4 syllables)
And the effects of anticholinergics:
I got these from Nursing Made Insanely Easy, authors Loretta Manning and Sylvia Rayfield. They teach a NCLEX review class based on the book. It's all mnemonics, songs, jingles, that kind of thing. It really helped me.
6Apr 15, '07 by carrieprcThis one really helped me in the cardiac system when you need to know when you hear a murmur like on Mitral regurgitation you hear it on systole.
(H)ARD ASS MRS. MSD
ARD = Atrial regurgitation diastole
ASS = Atrial stenosis systole
MRS = Mitral regurgitation systole
MSD = Mitral stenosis diastole
2Jun 27, '07 by BlaineCMQuote from jgwe4eI learned this in a similar manner: Snow(white) over grass (green), Smoke (black) over fire (red), and a big pile of poop(brown) in the middle.Re ekg lead placement:
White on the right, smoke (black) over fire (red)
I like your "white on right" thing