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By Biffbradford

Joined Sep 23, '10. Posts: 1,115 (47% Liked) Likes: 1,660

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  1. Once had a VAD pt in slow VTach for a WEEK. :confused: Rhythm was unresponsive to all therapies, but the VAD still kept...
    eCCU
    Forum: CCU Nursing / Coronary / Cardiac
  2. Sorry, you only get 140 characters for your questions here. :sneaky: I started skim reading about half way through, but it...
    lkoch002
    Forum: MICU / SICU Nursing
  3. My nursing license or risk loosing my life. Oh dear, what ever shall I do? To me, NO job is worth that and I know that I'm...
    Tooimpatient
    Forum: Disasters: Preparing & Responding
  4. I don't recall putting my life on the line as part of the job description I signed up for and that's something I won't 'deal...
    Tooimpatient
    Forum: Disasters: Preparing & Responding
  5. Nah, you'll get it. Hang in there if you still enjoy it. If you REALLY want to be bagging patients all the time and running...
    Clear Morning
    Forum: Critical Care Nursing
  6. I don't recall putting my life on the line as part of the job description I signed up for and that's something I won't 'deal...
    Foreverinschool
    Forum: Disasters: Preparing & Responding
  7. I think the patient's doctors could answer this best.
    JustBeachyNurse
    Forum: CCU Nursing / Coronary / Cardiac
  8. I tell you what. I propose this deal: give me the person that made the final decision to bring these patients back to...
    calliesue
    Forum: Disasters: Preparing & Responding
  9. I don't recall putting my life on the line as part of the job description I signed up for and that's something I won't 'deal...
    calliesue
    Forum: Disasters: Preparing & Responding
  10. I really don't know where to go with that, but with 12 years of CVICU under my belt, I'll give it a crack. You're looking...
    NYCGuy86
    Forum: CCU Nursing / Coronary / Cardiac
  11. I don't recall putting my life on the line as part of the job description I signed up for and that's something I won't 'deal...
    Go-GetterRN
    Forum: Disasters: Preparing & Responding
  12. Can you actually *FEEL* a pulse? Art lines are great, but they do go bad.
    Nursetastic
    Forum: CCU Nursing / Coronary / Cardiac
  13. Welcome to Allnurses! :) Where do YOU feel that you can make some improvements? That would be a good place to start.
    icuRNmaggie
    Forum: Critical Care Nursing
  14. Hard to say. Be courteous but curt with your time. Get in, get it done, and get out. :whistling: Even in the ICU where you...
    icuRNmaggie
    Forum: Critical Care Nursing
  15. Hard to say. Be courteous but curt with your time. Get in, get it done, and get out. :whistling: Even in the ICU where you...
    delphine22
    Forum: Critical Care Nursing
  16. Nothing earth shattering to share from here. Stay on top of a spare bottle for the on coming shift and I'll change the...
    icuRNmaggie
    Forum: CCU Nursing / Coronary / Cardiac
  17. I think I was still on orientation in CVICU. Just got lunch in the cafeteria, set tray down on table with co-workers ......
    NGYSUN
    Forum: CCU Nursing / Coronary / Cardiac
  18. You know those tele strips that look like Vtach but are actually artifact from someone brushing their teeth? Well, it goes...
    Here.I.Stand
    Forum: CCU Nursing / Coronary / Cardiac
  19. Also, why is this "PPM"? :sarcastic:
    delphine22
    Forum: Critical Care Nursing
  20. I guess the first question is: What temporary pacer do you use? You should have a manual somewhere. Clinical engineer? I...
    delphine22
    Forum: Critical Care Nursing
  21. I really don't know where to go with that, but with 12 years of CVICU under my belt, I'll give it a crack. You're looking...
    MeiLana
    Forum: CCU Nursing / Coronary / Cardiac
  22. Can you actually *FEEL* a pulse? Art lines are great, but they do go bad.
    delphine22
    Forum: CCU Nursing / Coronary / Cardiac
  23. I really don't know where to go with that, but with 12 years of CVICU under my belt, I'll give it a crack. You're looking...
    Pinkfleud
    Forum: CCU Nursing / Coronary / Cardiac
  24. His family will just have to corner the attending physician and bombard him/her with questions. Perhaps it's time for a...
    icuRNmaggie
    Forum: CCU Nursing / Coronary / Cardiac
  25. Interesting. I once had a heart patient on Dobutamine but the cardiac index was still a lousy 1.8. Surgeon suggested turning...
    Esme12
    Forum: MICU / SICU Nursing
  26. Interesting. I once had a heart patient on Dobutamine but the cardiac index was still a lousy 1.8. Surgeon suggested turning...
    MallysMama
    Forum: MICU / SICU Nursing
  27. Sounds like one of those interventions that kick in 10 minutes after it's called. "HEY! WAIT A MINUTE!" :woot:
    essT
    Forum: CCU Nursing / Coronary / Cardiac
  28. Luck. Really! I guess first off, don't mention your goal of CRNA. That doesn't benefit anyone but you. Second, it couldn't...
    ArmaniX
    Forum: CCU Nursing / Coronary / Cardiac
  29. There just was a thread on stethescopes and who likes what.
    icuRNmaggie
    Forum: MICU / SICU Nursing
  30. In the ICU, if you're taking care of a gravely ill patient that suddenly turns the corner you might think: "oh good!" :) At...
    Nola009
    Forum: Geriatric Nurses / LTC Nursing
  31. There is no cookie cutter route to the ICU. Learn as much as you can where you are now and learn more. Whats the hurry to...
    iluvgusgus
    Forum: CCU Nursing / Coronary / Cardiac
  32. I think the patient's doctors could answer this best.
    ambitiousblonde
    Forum: CCU Nursing / Coronary / Cardiac
  33. I think the patient's doctors could answer this best.
    delphine22
    Forum: CCU Nursing / Coronary / Cardiac
  34. There is no cookie cutter route to the ICU. Learn as much as you can where you are now and learn more. Whats the hurry to...
    icuRNmaggie
    Forum: CCU Nursing / Coronary / Cardiac
  35. I'm 54 yo, male and have been off a year and a half. BSN and 13 years of cardiac ICU ... I may as well have never gone to...
    icuRNmaggie
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  36. I think the patient's doctors could answer this best.
    StayLost
    Forum: CCU Nursing / Coronary / Cardiac
  37. I don't know what the policy is, but if a family member knows enough medical to ask about BUN/Creat, then I'll tell 'em....
    StayLost
    Forum: CCU Nursing / Coronary / Cardiac
  38. Nail something else down first. The job market now SUX! :facepalm: (you probably know that already).
    caliotter3
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  39. I think I was still on orientation in CVICU. Just got lunch in the cafeteria, set tray down on table with co-workers ......
    SeattleJess
    Forum: CCU Nursing / Coronary / Cardiac
  40. You know those tele strips that look like Vtach but are actually artifact from someone brushing their teeth? Well, it goes...
    mrsmamabear2002
    Forum: CCU Nursing / Coronary / Cardiac
  41. Nail something else down first. The job market now SUX! :facepalm: (you probably know that already).
    lindarn
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  42. You know those tele strips that look like Vtach but are actually artifact from someone brushing their teeth? Well, it goes...
    ♪♫ in my ♥
    Forum: CCU Nursing / Coronary / Cardiac
  43. I certainly won't pretend to be someone who I'm not (botox, make up, dye hair,) plus I think nurses (managers) in general...
    VivaLasViejas
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  44. I'm 54 yo, male and have been off a year and a half. BSN and 13 years of cardiac ICU ... I may as well have never gone to...
    joanna73
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  45. I'm 54 yo, male and have been off a year and a half. BSN and 13 years of cardiac ICU ... I may as well have never gone to...
    jadelpn
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  46. I'm 54 yo, male and have been off a year and a half. BSN and 13 years of cardiac ICU ... I may as well have never gone to...
    toomuchbaloney
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  47. The story hasn't ended, by any means.
    MassED
    Forum: Disasters: Preparing & Responding
  48. That 'adrenaline type stuff' isn't all it's cracked up to be. Sure, it's initially exciting to be involved in a code that...
    Future ScorpioRN
    Forum: Nursing Career Advice
  49. That 'adrenaline type stuff' isn't all it's cracked up to be. Sure, it's initially exciting to be involved in a code that...
    CarryThatWeight
    Forum: Nursing Career Advice
  50. I think I was still on orientation in CVICU. Just got lunch in the cafeteria, set tray down on table with co-workers ......
    MrsICURN14
    Forum: CCU Nursing / Coronary / Cardiac


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