Nursing is nothing like a hotdog - page 2

Throughout the weeks, we have been practicing every little detail of every scenario that we could encounter during our first semester in the clinical setting. Everything from injections, to catheters, to med administration; we... Read More

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    Hot dogs? Wow that's crazy! Lol when we practiced tb injections in LPN school we just practiced on each other! With normal saline of course

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    We used hotdogs too. Nice story, OP.
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    I'm in my first semester and we used hot dogs to practice too. Great story. I know the first time I did an IM injection it was nothing like the foam blocks I practiced on.
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    Great story I'm going to file this away and remember this when I start my clinicals!
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    Really cute story!

    We also used hot dogs to practice ID injections. Lets just say wieners and needles made for lots of laughs and jokes that day!!
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    When it comes to confidence in front of a patient, "fake it 'til you make it" is what I tell the new people.
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    Awesome story!!
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    I love stories like this one makes so excited for clinicals!

    Thank you!
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    haha, awesome!

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