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  1. It's important to remember when someone is tested for ebola and the result is negative, it doesn't mean they don't have...
    Oct 30
    Forum: Disasters: Preparing & Responding
  2. Tests for detecting ebola antibodies dont' typically turn positive until after the 21 day incubation period since it's not...
    Oct 30
    Forum: Disasters: Preparing & Responding
  3. Unless you're talking about another MS law, the requirement that a sign be posted within 10 feet from entrances is for...
    Oct 28
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  4. Increased competition to reduce costs is a basic premise of conservative reform stances. This is the intended result of...
    Oct 28
    Forum: Nursing Activism / Healthcare Politics
  5. That's one of the main reasons you have different lumens.
    Oct 28
    Forum: MICU / SICU Nursing
  6. All the unions I've been a member of are ANA unions. The ANA has a number of state affiliate unions. The history of ANA...
    Oct 26
    Forum: Nursing Activism / Healthcare Politics
  7. The responsibility of obtaining consent falls to the person performing the procedure, in this case the surgeon. It often...
    Oct 25
    Forum: Nursing Issues On Patient Safety
  8. Actually in that case the algorithm says adenosine. Going directly to synchronized cardioversion is only for when you don't...
    Oct 25
    Forum: Emergency Nursing
  9. There's ongoing controversy about how risky eating is while on vasopressors, but there's at least a portion of the medical...
    Oct 25
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  10. The purpose of treating DKA doesn't really have a whole lot to do with normalizing blood sugars, since that's sort of...
    Oct 24
    Forum: Cardiac Nursing
  11. Most of the CO2 in your body exists in HCO3 (bicarbonate), which is why metabolic panels often use the two interchangeably. ...
    Oct 24
    Forum: Cardiac Nursing
  12. I've think it's some sort of automated talking point generator.
    Oct 24
    Forum: Nursing Activism / Healthcare Politics
  13. That would be a midline, not a type of PICC since a PICC by definition has a centrally positioned tip. Midlines vary, as do...
    Oct 21
    Forum: Infusion Nursing / Intravenous Nursing
  14. I spent 9 years working at a ski area, usually having to make the drive before the plows have gone through and I've done it...
    Oct 21
    Forum: First Year After Nursing Licensure
  15. I'm not sure how you think that relates to Obamacare, but each reason for admission and clinical course has a typical length...
    Oct 21
    Forum: Nursing Activism / Healthcare Politics
  16. There is no form of automatic enrollment into any type of plan on the exchanges, you chose your plan from those offered just...
    Oct 20
    Forum: Nursing Activism / Healthcare Politics
  17. The ACA doesn't change HMO insurance to a PPO. HMO's are still HMO's after Obamacare.
    Oct 20
    Forum: Nursing Activism / Healthcare Politics
  18. Did you mean "milk them"? I haven't seen stripping of chest tubes still done anywhere for quite a while.
    Oct 19
    Forum: Critical Care Nursing
  19. To become a licensed plan they typically need to meet minimum coverage requirements which includes participating facility...
    Oct 18
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  20. There are a few different manufacturers of tattoo cover sleeves, some specifically for healthcare workers (made to...
    Oct 17
    Forum: Nursing Scrubs / Uniforms / Gear

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