New Glossary Feature - Glossary Terms needed - page 5
We just added a Glossary option to the site to help with all the Nursing lingo and tech lingo used online. Hopefully you will find this helpful. Click here for the Glossary Terms We have... Read More
Jul 14, '03This is going to sound so dumb but i really don't know what BCLS, SCLS, PALS, TNCCP, CEN, ED, FNATC, PHTLS, etc mean. I'm going into school and want to know now - thanks
Jul 15, '03BCLS = Basic Cardiac Life Support
PALS = Paediatric Advanced Life Support
ED= Emergency Department
The one tha threw mw for a while was MAR = Medication Adminisrtation Record
Oct 27, '03This is going to sound so dumb but i really don't know what BCLS, SCLS, PALS, TNCCP, CEN, ED, FNATC, PHTLS, etc mean. I'm going into school and want to know now - thanks
SCLS =I think you mean ACLS...Advanced Cardiac Life Support
PALS =Pediatric Advanced Life Support
TNCCP= Could you mean TNCC (Trauma Nurse Core
Curriculum.... a trauma resuscitation course)
CEN =Certified Emergency Nurse
ED =Emergency Department
FNATC =>>>>Sorry, I have no idea
PHTLS =PreHospital Trauma Life Support
And more: ENPC=Emergency Nurse Pediatric Course
(similar to PALS)
ATLS=Advanced Trauma Life Support
Oct 27, '03What does "Author" mean in yellow band heading the postings screen?
Dec 23, '03I am a Canadian Nursing Student and I see DON a lot. What does that stand for? We may have an equivalent but I probably just don't recognize the acronym yet.
Dec 23, '03Code Brown---Get the mop bucket, disinfectant, total bed and gown, and the linen bag, we've got a mess to get up.
DIIKWII---D*mn If I Know What It Is
Pickin' and a Grinin'--- someone took care of their own constipation digitally.