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Joined Dec 21, '07. Posts: 137 (26% Liked) Likes: 72

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  1. I think the poster is referring to the gas related to laproscopic procedures, not flatulence after surgery. When a...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  2. I will add something. First I think this is great! I first read it, as written here, word for word, in original first seen...
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    Forum: Nursing Humor / Share Jokes
  3. A few years ago there was a patient on my unit on C-Diff isolation. I walked by the room to see her adult son, wearing...
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    Forum: Nursing Humor / Share Jokes
  4. Why yes. Yes it is.
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    Forum: Nursing Humor / Share Jokes
  5. Cold! Except for Peds and trauma, our temps are adjusted based on the comfort of the surgeon & staff they are scrubbed in....
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    Forum: Operating Room Nursing
  6. This was a good catch and this woman may literally owe her life to those nurses. The other detail I found interesting is...
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    Forum: Ob/Gyn Nursing
  7. I've had numerous cases of family members dropping off the demented spouses of the patient both in LTC and acute care. They...
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    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  8. There are so many! :facepalm: There was the lady who had multiple complications post CABG. She was in ICU FOR EVER!....
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    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  9. UG we had a mom with m/f twins do this. Spelled the girl name ending with an i and the boy name ending with a y. Marly and...
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    Forum: Ob/Gyn Nursing
  10. The difference is a mother should not be made to feel guilty about not breastfeeding her baby. There maybe risks from...
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    Forum: Ob/Gyn Nursing
  11. As a mother who has done both, it should always be the mother's choice and no mother should be made to feel inadequate or...
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    Forum: Ob/Gyn Nursing
  12. I had a dad tell me recently that his wife was making so much milk because he had "primed the pump" (and yes, that is how he...
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    Forum: Ob/Gyn Nursing
  13. I work in trauma now and so there are very few stories that shock me anymore. However when I was in school I worked as an...
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    Forum: Ob/Gyn Nursing
  14. Right, and if the birth process itself was such a risk to babies, then we all would have died out as a species before...
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    Forum: Ob/Gyn Nursing
  15. If you read the Frances report, berwick report cavendish, keogh, and clwyd-hart these will tell you about changes in the...
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    Forum: Nursing in the United Kingdom
  16. I think that is a little extreme.
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    Forum: Ob/Gyn Nursing
  17. You can watch all you want but do not lay a finger on her child or any other person outside a sanctioned clinical facility...
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    Forum: General Nursing Student
  18. Treat your scrub tech and nursing assistance with respect. You aren't better than they are because you are a nurse. They can...
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    Forum: Operating Room Nursing
  19. If your patient has made it into the OR itself without ensuring consents are signed, you've made a mistake. I've actually...
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    Forum: Operating Room Nursing
  20. When threads get this long, people often don't bother to read the entire thing. Wish I had a dollar for every La-a,...
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    Forum: Ob/Gyn Nursing
  21. The same thing could be said of someone who works in neuro, or someone who works in general, or someone who works in...... ...
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    Forum: Operating Room Nursing
  22. when you watch a movie and they show a hopital room and instead of focusing on the actor in bed you first check the amount...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  23. Skin might be a little tough though...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  24. You still don't get it and I guess you never will. It's not about the "caring" nurse, it's about the resident who has...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  25. Some of these posts are downright scary! I hope no one like Brandon ever takes care of me. I demand that I be treated with...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  26. Wow.. I have certainly seen some scary posts. Patients have the right to make choices. We may not agree with them, but at...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  27. It is clear from what you wrote that you are aware that the resident doesn't want this particular medication. You say that...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  28. That's unethical Brandon- how would you feel if a nurse snuck laxatives into your meds, you asked what you were being given,...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  29. Is there anything less healthy than stripping someone of his/her autonomy?
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  30. So what? They were each allowed to make decisions about their health when they were younger. Why should they be stripped...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  31. "Allowing a person who has breathing problems to smoke at a nursing home and letting a diabetic to have all the sweets they...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  32. Sweet food aren't poisonous unless someone has added poison to them. As to smoking the "rest of their lives away,"...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  33. A cna told my patient the other day....eat the rest of your sandwich and THEN you can have your pudding...I took the cold...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  34. Unless you have someone actively dying then getting washed , coiffed, made up , joining activities, and socializing are the...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  35. I love my job. At least, I keep repeating this to myself when my day goes something like this: While changing in the...
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    Forum: Operating Room Nursing
  36. Seriously? If the OP is sick, she's sick. Nurses get sick too. If a facility can't properly prepare for that fact, that's...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  37. Had an 84 YO A&O woman suddenly report to my Tech that she had seen "Batman and Superman" outside the 4th floor window. ...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  38. Was she suggesting you do the same with your kids? Here's a bucket of soup and here's a bucket to potty in - don't mix 'em...
    Libitina
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  39. I have one for the Management Hall of Shame: Management complains (again) about "unauthorized overtime", i.e., the nurses...
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    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  40. This didn't come from administration, but from a doctor in a facility where I once worked. We had a patient with a difficult...
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    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  41. "No lunch"... we all know what would happen. The nurses would continuously have to write no lunch, overtime would have to be...
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    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  42. We get prisoners at our facility regularly. Most are just people who got into trouble due to substance abuse. (Which makes...
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    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  43. Well, as I said, those with personal connections and unable to separate themselves from their emotions should not be such a...
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    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  44. You treat them as any other patient, with respect, professionalism and dignity. As a Paramedic, I ran daily calls out of...
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    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  45. Laparoscopic C-Section! Best one so far! buahahahahaha!!!!
    Libitina
    Forum: Ob/Gyn Nursing
  46. BABIES: do not play jump rope w/your umbilical cord!!!
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    Forum: Ob/Gyn Nursing
  47. I've only had to get to the legs once during a c-section, when the mother felt the pressure of the incision and panicked....
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    Forum: Ob/Gyn Nursing
  48. If you feel better when you are cool, you can request a cooling vest. Many nurses and surgeons use these in the OR. The...
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    Forum: Operating Room Nursing
  49. sleep is beneficial to healing. Don't wake me up to ask me about pain. I will let you know.
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
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