NCLEX Review: Carbohydrates
On the physiological integrity section of the NCLEX exam you will need to know that when carbohydrates burn, they yield carbon and water. This is where their name comes from. In this NCLEX review video, we also explore why carbohydrates are important and what they include. As part of this review, we also delve into monomers and polymers and their importance in regards to the three basic types of carbohydrates: monosaccharides, disaccharides and starches.