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By thelema13

Joined Jun 13, '11 - from 'Florida'. thelema13 is a ED RN, CHARGE NURSE. He has '3' year(s) of experience and specializes in 'ED'. Posts: 286 (48% Liked) Likes: 353

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  1. "If you have multiple complaints, pick one." Love it! Two nights ago - "had a pain in my side for 25 years and...
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    Forum: Emergency Nursing
  2. Doing time in the box. Seems just like yesterday..... "Why are you here today? No, seriously, why are you here?"
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    Forum: Emergency Nursing
  3. The child in question, in room 4, was definitely being groomed by his frequent flier mother to be a member of the future...
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    Forum: Emergency Nursing
  4. For you, Emergent. :roflmao: ...
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    Forum: Emergency Nursing
  5. The thing is, if you can yell "Nurse!!!" at the top of your lungs, I know you're breathing and have a pulse. Usually...
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    Forum: Emergency Nursing
  6. I've always been curious about the perception that emergency nursing isn't critical care nursing. It qualifies as such for...
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    Forum: Emergency Nursing
  7. To know where we are going..... we need to know where we have been. https://calena.us/special.html We as emergency...
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    Forum: Emergency Nursing
  8. One place where I worked said we didn't need to have procedures in our Policies and Procedures book because nurses should...
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    Forum: Nurses Rock
  9. I really can't even wrap my brain around what you seem to be saying here. A patient who has been injured on the job is...
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    Forum: Emergency Nursing
  10. PO intake that can leave residue in the upper airway is the main concern; once the Bipap is put back on the residue is more...
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    Forum: Emergency Nursing
  11. I kind of want to put this on a post-it and stick it in our fishbowl. Or maybe just tattoo is on my hand so I can easily...
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    Forum: Emergency Nursing
  12. "...For those of you who don’t do what we do, who haven’t seen things that can not be unseen, be thankful. Be thankful that...
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    Forum: Emergency Nursing
  13. The nurses took report on both patients and prepared the trauma bays for a couple in their 80's who had been T-boned when...
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    Article Forum: Emergency Nursing
  14. Saw this going around FB and it's quite clever!
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    Video Forum: Emergency Nursing
  15. That almost never happens, you need to have a pretty high level of suspicion before trying it, and a conscious person is...
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    Forum: Emergency Nursing
  16. And hold it over their nose before releasing.
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    Forum: Emergency Nursing
  17. Lift the arm up over their head and let it go. See if they control the fall of the arm...
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    Forum: Emergency Nursing
  18. I used to be the drug sniffer dog.. Then I realized, just give them what they want, they'll be back but it will be quick. I...
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    Forum: Emergency Nursing
  19. I tore my right shoulder severely enough that it would take an open repair but because of anesthesia problems, I have chosen...
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    Forum: Emergency Nursing
  20. My stoooopid triage shift yesterday..... (people usually cry if I'm at triage) oooh, and everyone wanted to play my least...
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    Forum: Emergency Nursing
  21. Generally speaking, an unfortunate combination of enthusiasm coupled with bad aim. Although, I did recently encounter...
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    Forum: Emergency Nursing
  22. For all those who thinks the triage nurse hates them......it's not just you. After spending 12 hours in the triage room, we...
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    Forum: Emergency Nursing
  23. And haven't worked a day in their life.
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    Forum: Nurses Rock
  24. Do you see babies? Mom/dad have to be in on it... Parent calls your orientee and says something is bothering the...
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    Forum: Emergency Nursing
  25. I think pranks can be silly or mean. I don't approve of mean pranks, but a little silliness between willing participants can...
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    Forum: Emergency Nursing
  26. Troponin I and T are reliable and preferred markers for cardiac damage in patient population with NORMAL renal function. ...
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    Forum: Emergency Nursing
  27. That's OK, I just threw up for him.
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    Forum: Emergency Nursing
  28. I'm not sure how helpful this is, but here you go:
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    Forum: Emergency Nursing
  29. "He said he came in because he felt his heart beating"
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    Forum: allnurses News and Announcements
  30. Turn on a dime and reprioritize my previously reprioritized priorities.
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    Forum: Emergency Nursing
  31. I like to make snacks for my coworkers. Grape salad is THE best (allrecipes.com) Nacho dips.. Veggie tray.
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    Forum: Emergency Nursing
  32. If you have a freezer available, take grapes off their stems and freeze. Sweet like candy!
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    Forum: Emergency Nursing
  33. Do you ask the patients their reasons for listing the medications they specify under allergies? Turns out they are...
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    Forum: Emergency Nursing
  34. have upper management take a 10% pay cut, problem solved...
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    Forum: Emergency Nursing
  35. I think only people that work in the health care system understand that this is true!
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    Forum: Emergency Nursing
  36. Activated Charcoal doesn't come out of scrubs. Wear a gown and gloves when mixing and administering.
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    Forum: Emergency Nursing
  37. IV push Decaron too fast and the patient's genital were burn like they are on fire. They don't usually appreciate it. Also...
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    Forum: Emergency Nursing
  38. So exactly why I need OUTTA M/S. I walk around all day thinking "Who cares..........".
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    Forum: Emergency Nursing
  39. Well, I just read the article about Vanderbilt nurses having to clean rooms now, so I wonder if any BSN programs are going...
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    Forum: Nursing Activism / Healthcare Politics
  40. YES - that is exactly the THING - it's the questioning in the middle of the report that drives me nuts - and then I have to...
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    Forum: Emergency Nursing
  41. I have several tats and piercings, none of which I regret. I'm a hard working straight A student, lets not place labels on...
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    Forum: Nursing and Professionalism
  42. Role stress was a huge factor in my decision to leave the bedside. It does seem like the bedside nurse is All Things To All...
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    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  43. I agree with the waitress thing. 100% That's why I've said this, time and time again: leave a 20% cash tip on the...
    thelema13
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  44. just... wow... i bet the post code debrief was fun
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    Forum: Emergency Nursing
  45. The last Med Surg code I was at they had compressions going. Monitor on pt. Recording started. I have to say I was...
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    Forum: Emergency Nursing
  46. Penner, E., Buettner, H., and Mittleman, M. (2013).The Impact of Marijuana Use on Glucose, Insulin, and Insulin Resistance...
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    Forum: Nursing News
  47. I have been a critical acre nurse for a LONG LONG time. I think that there should be an age limit of around 12. The are...
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    Forum: Critical Care Nursing
  48. I am concerned that you are starting your career want to find the most pay for the least work. Nursing, regardless of...
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    Forum: Emergency Nursing
  49. "Which one pays more and works less?" If this made it to your priority list of questions to ask about which one of these...
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    Forum: Emergency Nursing
  50. Yes 20mg over 20-25 min is crazy and inappropiate. 4 min is too long as well. Seems better access would be in order if one...
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    Forum: Cardiac Nursing


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