nurse2033's Nursing Blog

By nurse2033

Joined Jun 6, '07. Posts: 1,741 (45% Liked) Likes: 2,483

The following are articles I have written and shared with the nursing community. If you enjoy an article please leave a comment and tell me what you think.

A day in the life of an Air Force flight nurse

When I met Army private Jamie Salvedo he was being loaded onto our C17 cargo plane at Joint Base Andrews (near Washington D.C.). It had been nearly two weeks since he was injured and almost killed in Afghanistan. This was the last leg of his journey home. He gave me a smile and thumbs up as I introduced myself and did a quick assessment. He had three wound vacs, one each to the amputated stumps of his legs and right forearm. He also had a peripheral IV, epidural PCA, IV PCA, NS infusing through... Read More →



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