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By Bronx1560

Joined Jan 18, '07. Posts: 54 (22% Liked) Likes: 19

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  1. Agree with my fellow nurses MAP <60 is decrease perfusion to all your major organs. Remember the correlation between your...
    Jun 17 '13
    Forum: CCU Nursing / Coronary / Cardiac
  2. wedge is a no no with fresh hearts in my facility. We aren't risking busting the artery or valve when PAD is close enough...
    Jun 17 '13
    Forum: CCU Nursing / Coronary / Cardiac
  3. No such thing with on the job training with this population. My facility had a program specifically for fresh hearts. Its...
    Jun 16 '13
    Forum: CCU Nursing / Coronary / Cardiac
  4. Congrats to everyone who recently passed the CCRN. I know itís a hard exam. Good Job. I personally am not ashamed...
    Apr 5 '13
    Forum: Critical Care Nursing
  5. I plan to apply for the MSN in Nursing Education. I spoke with them today. This school is very military friendly a + for...
    Nov 26 '12
    Forum: Nursing Educators / Faculty
  6. I have to agree hands on training is definitively important to Open Heart Recovery. Especially that wonderful 1st 12hrs. :) ...
    Mar 28 '12
    Forum: CCU Nursing / Coronary / Cardiac
  7. I just found this tread. I'm planning on applying for the online Nurse Education MSN program. I was wondering if anyone...
    Mar 28 '12
    Forum: Massachusetts Nursing
  8. I'm working on my application for Graduate School. It's not a simple processes. I've been at the bedside for 12yrs so I...
    Jan 12 '12
    Forum: Online Nursing Schools, Colleges, Universities
  9. Is anyone on this site in this program. I'm seriously thinking about applying. I just want know how the programs is like....
    Jan 1 '12
    Forum: Online Nursing Schools, Colleges, Universities
  10. Levophed max is 40mcg/min. I've worked in some hospitals that will not allow over 20mcg/min & a order is required to go...
    Jan 1 '12
    Forum: CCU Nursing / Coronary / Cardiac
  11. I've been in this nursing field for 12 yrs. Critical Care/ Trauma is all I know. I attempted to take the CCRN in 07 &...
    Jan 1 '12
    Forum: MICU / SICU Nursing
  12. We don't use Precedex at all for our hearts. My experience with Precdex isn't great b/c it doesn't work all the time & it...
    Mar 26 '11
    Forum: CCU Nursing / Coronary / Cardiac
  13. LOL! This is to much for me. I never heard of any such policy. I personally have taken care of 2 pt's with Levo &...
    Mar 26 '11
    Forum: CCU Nursing / Coronary / Cardiac
  14. I think I would have gotten fired this day b/c there is no way I will I will allow this until I called Datascope (MAQUET) &...
    Mar 26 '11
    Forum: CCU Nursing / Coronary / Cardiac
  15. I love to see newbie proud of themselves. This of course couldn't have happen without the hospital critical care program &...
    Mar 15 '11
    Forum: MICU / SICU Nursing
  16. I'll be honest when I get an order for Precedex, I'm in the habit of pulling out Propofol. I've used this medication...
    Mar 15 '11
    Forum: MICU / SICU Nursing
  17. I love to hear that you don’t have a space issue, but at my hospital we don’t have that luxury. I work in very tight space. ...
    Aug 19 '08
    Forum: Neuro Intensive Care Nursing
  18. It's not a policy but it's just a common nursing courtesy. It's the best thing to do when you have tons of meds tubes lines...
    Aug 1 '08
    Forum: MICU / SICU Nursing
  19. I'm 4'11 & weigh 95-96lbs not only Im I an ICU nurse for years but I'm also an officer in the Army Nurse Corps. Size has...
    Aug 1 '08
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  20. To all the new ICU Nurses “thanks for coming into ICU” :yeah: I remember the day’s of the “charts & the papers”. I...
    Jul 24 '08
    Forum: MICU / SICU Nursing

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