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1

ideal body temperature for a cat?

38-38.5

2

which care plan has 12 activities?

roper, Tierney, logan

3

how many activities does the ability model have? and who made it?

10 activities, orpet and jeffrey

4

what are the stages of gibbs reflective cycle?

assess, plan, do, evaluate

5

what is soaping?

subjective, objective, assessment, plan

6

stertor?

noise made when breathing in

7

strider?

noise made when breathing out

8

what is diasterna?

gap between incisors and pre-molars

9

icteric?

yellow mm, jaunice

10

what could be the causes for rapid CRT?

severe sepsis
fever

11

aniscoria?

unequal pupils

12

what is the term for disease of the lymph nodes?

lymphadenopathies

13

name the 6 lymph nodes?

popliteal
auxillary
submandibular
prescapular
inguinal
parotid

14

in what species are there no lymph nodes present?

reptiles and birds

15

what is cerumen?

ear wax

16

what is psoroptes cuniculi?

rabbit ear mite

17

disease in which there is hyeradrenocorticism?

cushings

18

where is the navicular bone located?

sesamoid bone in the horse hoof

19

what species would the cloaca prolapse if egg bound?

snake

20

what is the S.G in dogs?

1.015-1.045

21

a decrease in SG can indicate what?

chronic renal failure,
diabetes insipidus
patient could be on IVFT
steroids

22

what can an elevated SG be a sign of?

dehydration
acute renal failure
shock
diabetes mellitus

23

what is the normal urinary output of cats and dogs?

1-2ml/kg/hour

24

how much water intake should a horse have?

50-60ml/kg/day

25

how many air changes should there be in an air con unit?

6-12 air changes per hour

26

what is EPI?

exocrine pancreatic insufficiancy

27

what species are partial to meconium impaction?

foals

28

name of the syringe used for enemas?

Higginson syringe

29

what is ketoacidosis?

severe complication of diabetes melllitus

30

what is cachexia?

loss of body mass