oxygen sTaturations - page 11
by Creamsoda, BSN, MSN, RN | 11,809 Views | 103 Comments
This is just a pet peeve rant post. But why do some people who should have a basic education on this call it "oxygen stats/ staturations". Drives me crazy. Ive seen people write it and say it. Its sat!!! Saturation! Ok end... Read More
- 2Jan 27, '13 by GrnTea, BSN, MSN, RNQuote from primarycares"NG tube draining yellow-brown fecal material, guaiac positive."One thing I do know, is that her NG tube suction was bringing up "poopvomit," a term my fellow clinical students and I agreed should be a word back in nursing school. If you have encountered it, you know what I'm talking about!
You really haven't lived until you get to chart, "Left pleural tube and mediastinal tube draining fecal material." oop: Trust me on this.
- 0Jan 31, '13 by uRNmywayQuote from KelRN215Was public education any better before Bush? It seems to me the problem is with education, or lack of it. That's what happens when the focus is more on the number of people graduating or passing tests as opposed to kids actually learning things...Nothing bothered me more when I worked in the hospital (and I guess I have George W. Bush to thank for this) than when people said "Nuke-u-lar med" instead of "Nuclear med."
- 0Feb 1, '13 by KelRN215, BSN, RNQuote from Jeweles26I never heard anyone pronounce nuclear as "nukeular" before George W. Bush came around and started saying it that way.Was public education any better before Bush? It seems to me the problem is with education, or lack of it. That's what happens when the focus is more on the number of people graduating or passing tests as opposed to kids actually learning things...