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Mechanoreceptors specifically designed to monitor muscle length and state of contraction are termed
Mechanoreceptors specifically designed to monitor muscle length and state of contraction are termed

AbstractMuscle spindles are ubiquitous encapsulated mechanoreceptors found in most mammalian muscles. There are two types of endings, primary and secondary, and both are sensitive to changes in ...

You are using a new lcd monitor and notice that the icons and images look distorted or elongated.
You are using a new lcd monitor and notice that the icons and images look distorted or elongated.

Many people use external displays with their Mac, either to mirror their display to a larger screen or expand their screen area for additional productivity. As good as this sounds, sometimes problems ...

Who is typically retained by the government to monitor compliance with laws and regulations?
Who is typically retained by the government to monitor compliance with laws and regulations?

Compliance regulations in the data security space are constantly changing and evolving, with more new acronyms for regulatory standards being introduced every year. In our global economy, staying ...

At what point during resuscitation is a cardiac monitor recommended
At what point during resuscitation is a cardiac monitor recommended

In June 2021, the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) and American Heart Association (AHA) will release the 8th Edition of the Neonatal Resuscitation Program (NRP). The NRP 8th edition materials may ...

What is the earliest sign of shock that the nurse would monitor for during a routine assessment?
What is the earliest sign of shock that the nurse would monitor for during a routine assessment?

Intravenous therapy is treatment that infuses intravenous solutions, medications, blood, or blood products directly into a vein (Perry, Potter, & Ostendorf, 2014). Intravenous therapy is an ...

Which of the following conditions would cause the nurse to monitor for hyperkalemia?
Which of the following conditions would cause the nurse to monitor for hyperkalemia?

Hyperkalemia can result from increased potassium intake, decreased potassium excretion, or a shift of potassium from the intracellular to the extracellular space. The most common causes involve ...

Which laboratory values should a nurse monitor for a client prescribed oprelvekin
Which laboratory values should a nurse monitor for a client prescribed oprelvekin

The nurse is monitoring a client who is receiving epoetin alfa (Epogen, Procrit) for adverse effects of the medication. Which finding indicates an adverse effect? 1. Diarrhea 2. Depression 3. ...

The nurse knows that the patient newly prescribed corticosteroids should closely monitor for:
The nurse knows that the patient newly prescribed corticosteroids should closely monitor for:

Prednisone comes as a tablet, delayed-release tablet, as a solution (liquid), and as a concentrated solution to take by mouth. Prednisone is usually taken with food one to four times a day or once ...

Which therapeutic effect would the nurse monitor for in a patient being treated with dicyclomine
Which therapeutic effect would the nurse monitor for in a patient being treated with dicyclomine

Not Recommended: Precaution: CONTRAINDICATED PER MANUFACTURER. MAY CAUSE APNEA IN INFANTS. management or monitoring precaution: Neuro/Psych-Highly anticholinergic which may lead to excessive ...

Post liver biopsy the nurse should monitor the patient for which complication
Post liver biopsy the nurse should monitor the patient for which complication

Because many illnesses affect body alignment and mobility, you must be able to safely care for these clients in order to be an effective nurse. These topics are also important on the NCLEX- RN® ...

The nurse would monitor for which of the following adverse reactions to aluminum-containing antacids
The nurse would monitor for which of the following adverse reactions to aluminum-containing antacids

10 Questions | Total Attempts: 1573 Which goal of the client’s care should take priority during the first days of hospitalization for an exacerbation of ulcerative colitis? Promoting ...

The complication for which the nurse would monitor after a liver biopsy is
The complication for which the nurse would monitor after a liver biopsy is

Liver Biopsy-needlePicmonicA liver biopsy is performed to obtain a sample of hepatic tissue for histologic examination of the liver cells. Microscopic examination of the cells is done to determine ...

Describe three types of reports commonly used to monitor and control operations in business
Describe three types of reports commonly used to monitor and control operations in business

A part of any information feedback loop is the operating control reports in business. Depending on the nature and financial impact involved, these reports can be daily (Daily Operating Controls or ...

The nurse will monitor for myopathy when a patient is taking which class of antilipemic drugs
The nurse will monitor for myopathy when a patient is taking which class of antilipemic drugs

The nurse is reviewing the classes of antidysrhythmic drugs. Amiodarone (Cordarone) is classified on the Vaughan Williams classification as a class III drug, which means it works by which mechanism ...

When taking lithium for bipolar disorder, it is important to monitor urinary output because:
When taking lithium for bipolar disorder, it is important to monitor urinary output because:

Bipolar disorder (BD) is an episodic illness with a very heterogeneous clinical course. It usually presents as a severe, chronic, and disabling condition characterized by mood alterations between ...