Orthopaedic Nursing

Orthopaedic Nursing is available for Licensed nurses working in specialty areas that involve orthopaedics. Discuss and compare notes on providing care and support for patients and their families dealing with musculoskeletal issues and diseases, including care plan development and maintenance, use of assistive devices, dealing with disease processes, patient education, etc.

  1. Dressing changes????
    by loriaz Aug 1
    5
    RainMom
  2. New orthopedic unit nurse
    by shiwoh Sep 21
  3. Change of shift report
    by vnnursing2017 Jul 22
    1
    tsm007
  4. New grad interview on Ortho Unit
    by kingvonnBSN2017 Mar 25
    22
    kingvonnBSN2017
  5. Being both a nurse and chiropractor
    by kansasdc Feb 14, '14
    6
    MIZ-DC
  6. What is your policy in DVT prevention following joint surgery
    by starbin May 14, '10
    14
    mmc51264
  7. Halo Traction and PSF
    by naomi_6590 Feb 28
    1
    OrthoSpineRN
  8. I Passed Ortho Nurse Cert Exam!
    by AWanderingMinstral Aug 15, '14
    16
    Mgasper40
  9. Final semester nursing school is desperate
    by AngelKissed857 Mar 4
    2
    penniv
  10. Book recommendations on orthopedic nursing??
    by jlp9 Sep 17, '16
    1
    Devon Rex
  11. How long can a patient go without urinating after receiving a Duramorph spinal?
    by willyRN86 Aug 31, '11
    24
    ken1955
  12. What's Ortho Nursing Like?
    by Rockstar706 Nov 20, '09
    11
    RainMom
  13. New ortho nurse
    by cmcgraw28 Aug 31, '16
    8
    cupcakeluver
  14. Clinical coordinator in an ortho office
    by Kriste1234 Aug 17, '16
  15. Book recommendation? Wanting to learn more about athletic injuries
    by ohthatswhatthatdoes Jul 19, '16
    1
    jadelpn
  16. Osteoporosis and a hormone?
    by mandykal Jun 9, '16
    2
    Neats
  17. Switching to ortho- advice please!
    by NYCRN21 Mar 12, '16
    2
    chiromed0
  18. UMN Grad Students looking for input on understanding orthopaedic nursing problems
    by velmu001 Apr 1, '16
    1
    mmc51264
  19. Working for Oasis
    by Amazing33 Apr 11, '16
  20. Recent ACL/Meniscus/Tibia repair....will I have to drop nursing school?
    • Closed
    by emm13 Apr 1, '16
    2
    sirI
  21. PCU - ortho/surgical/tele unit
    by mmeezyy Feb 20, '16
    1
  22. Need advice working on ortho.
    by iliket0fuu Oct 16, '15
    2
    chiromed0
  23. Was offered a day job and have been told I won't like it. Help? (CNA)
    by michigan94 Nov 6, '15
    4
    NevadaFighter
  24. sterile sheets after THR?
    by BonnieSc May 13, '15
    12
    mmc51264
  25. Could taking an aspirin after breaking a bone stop embolism?
    • Closed
    by northmississippi Jan 14, '16
    2
    traumaRUs
  26. Things you wish you could say to your patient
    by ktwlpn Dec 26, '15
    5
    ktwlpn
  27. Ohio Resident Nurses Ortho hospitals
    by vdravin Jan 8, '16
  28. Ortho brain sheet?
    by jessimee Nov 25, '15
  29. New RN broke down in tears
    by Quicksilver77 Aug 27, '13
    7
    Quicksilver77
  30. Shift, SBAR, report
    by iliket0fuu Oct 16, '15
    3
    mmc51264

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