UT Arlington NURS 3366 - BLUEPRINT TEST 1 (7 pages)

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BLUEPRINT TEST 1

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University of Texas at Arlington
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Nurs 3366 - Pathophysiologic Processes: Implications for Nursing

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Test 1 Blueprint Content Summary 1 Important 1 The number of questions on a test are roughly proportionate to amount of lecture time spent on that subject 2 Remember that the numbers of questions can only be estimated it is not exact On critical thinking tests material from different subject sections is often included in the same question 3 The information in these blueprint summary documents is comprised of an outline that covers most but not 100 of content material on a test To be as complete as possible in your studying make sure you have reviewed understood the objectives that can be found with each set of lecture Basic Concepts elements of this section will be scattered throughout test questions Genetic Disorders 4 6 questions 1 genetic disorders can be inherited like sickle cell many others or arise spontaneously in response to an influence in the womb such as alcohol or an irritant such as smoking that might stimulate the development of a cancer gene oncogene 2 one way to categorize genetic disorders is in four groupings disorders of mitochondrial DNA multifactorial chromosomal single gene 3 mitochondrial genetic disorders only small amt of DNA is in mitochondria most DNA is nuclear so these disorders rare 4 multifactorial disorders caused by combination of several influences including inheritance environment events in uterus etc examples are certain cancers heart disease teratogenic problems such as fetal alcohol syndrome thalidomide deformities 5 chromosomal aberrations chromosomal problems can be aberrations of NUMBER such as Down s syndrome AKA trisomy 21 this is known as a polysomy because there is an extra chromosome at the 21 st site chromosomal problems can be aberrations of STRUCTURE such as translocation an instance of this is seen in the development of the Philadelphia chromosome which leads to CML more info in cancer section at end 6 single gene disorders see chart at end of this blueprint for more info be able to use Punnett square for figuring



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