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What are the Stages of Infections?

Incubation Stage The incubation period is the time between entry of infectious agent in the host and the onset of symptoms. During this time, the infectious agent invades the tissue and multiplies to produce an infection. The client is typically infectious to others during the latter part of this stage. For example, the incubation period for varicella (chickenpox) is 2 to 3 weeks. the infected person is contagious from 5 days before any skin…

Stages of Infection

…ion that these organism can cause, the toxins that harm the tissue or as a result of the negative reaction of host tissues to these organisms. The infection of the tissue is not abrupt but follows a gradual stage as follows: Incubation Stage – or the incubation period starts in the entry of the infectious organism to the host and the time in which the organism successfully lives in the tissue. This is manifested by the facts that infectious…

Disease Affecting The Gastrointestinal System – Typhoid Fever

…antigen left by the microorganism > Antigen O (presently infected) > Antigen H (has been exposed before or has received toxin) > Typhoid (Typhidot) b. Urine culture c. Stool culture Signs and Symptoms: 1. Prodromal stage (3-4 days) – Dull headache, malaise – Chills; fever; body aches – Vomiting or diarrhea 2. Fastigeal/pyrexial stage (second week) – Exanthema: rose spots (4-5 peculiar rose-colored macules or…

What is German Measles?

…211; pathognomonic enanthema which consists of fine red spots on the soft palate or uvula, seen on the 1st day. With or without slight fever, headache, mild sore throat, loss of appetite, runnynose. Leukopenia during febrile stage Eruptive stage Rash cardinal sign Oval, rose-red papules about the size of a pinhead Begins on the face, covers the entire body in 24 hours (cephalocaudal) Post-eruptive stage Rashes disappear on the 3rd day Lymph…

Mind’s Nest Review Center

…tionales designed to enhanced knowledge of the student on nursing. The Do phase is the reinforcement stage in which students are introduced to test taking techniques as well as extensive exam for preparation. Finally, the Be stage is the grand coaching stage in which students are given easy to remember and short tips, bullets and Faqs, which they can carry on using up to the practice of the nursing profession. The Mind’s Nest Review Center…

CHED Released the Top 20 Nursing Schools

The Commission on Higher Education (CHED) has released the Top 20 Nursing Schools in the Philippines based on their performance in the past Nursing Licensure Examinations. Top 20 Nursing Schools with 1,000 and more takers: 1. Silliman University (Dumaguete) 96.57% 2. Saint Louis University ( Baguio) 95.42% 3. Trinity University of Asia ( Quezon City) 95.06% 4. University of Santo Tomas (Manila) 95.06% 5. Cebu Doctors University ( Cebu City)…

2 student groups slam CHED for failure to close down 177 poor quality nursing schools

…s Guild of the Philippines (CEGP) slammed the Commission on Higher Education (CHED) for its seeming protection of the 177 erring nursing schools it is set to close down for poor performance in nursing licensure exams for the past five years. Alvin Peters, NUSP president, said that CHED’s failure to identify these erring nursing schools has allowed these schools to accept students for this semester and pay for poor quality education. Peters said…

Many Filipinos Exposed To Second-Hand Smoke According to GATS

…ng those who work indoors, 65.4% of their worksites have policies “disallowing” smoking yet 13.9% were exposed to second hand smoke (SHS). More than a quarter (25.5%) of Filipinos who visited a government building during the past 30 days were similarly exposed. while 55.3% (28 million) Filipinos who used the public transport during the past month were exposed to SHS. According to Health Secretary Esperanza Cabral This is why we are urging…

NCLEX for Foreign Nurses – A guide.

…only 3 days. However, the test site can only handle 6 nurses taking NCLEX per day. Guam does require a US tourist visa. However, with the actual paper approving the nurse to take the NCLEX in Guam, the US Embassy has in the past, been approving nurses for tourist visa to travel to Gaum for NCLEX. Guam can handle 12 or more NCLEX test takers each day. The NCLEX organization is in a one year long process of changing from the Chauncy company that…

Diseases Affecting the Respiratory System – Diptheria

…o called Klebs-Loffler bacillus Very resistant to oridinary conditions of environment and disinfectants Readily killed by boiling and will die in 3 minutes Its exotoxin produces the disease after it gets into the bloodstream Incubation Period: 1-7 days Period of Communicability: 2 weeks or less, seldom more than 4 weeks, for as long as bacilli are found in the discharge and lesion. Mode of Transmission: Direct contact with contaminated…

Care of Clients with Infections and Inflammatory Reactions : Leptospirosis

…s Disease – Swamp fever – Canicola Disease – Pretibial Disease – Swineherd’s Disease – Ictero-hemorrhagic spirochetosis – hemorrhagic jaundice Causative agent: Leptospira interrogans Incubation period: usually 10 days, but ranges from 4 t0 19 days Period of Communicability: Usually for one month but may be as long as 11 months after the acute illness Mode of Transmission – contact of the skin (even…

Saint Louis University

…ity students in its campus located in the heart of the City. Its reputation for excellence attracts students and scholars not only from the Philippines but from other countries as well. It has sustained itself throughout the past ninety years to become one of the top centers of academic excellence in the Philippines that meet international standards in tertiary education. Most of its programs, from the elementary to the graduate level, have…