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.

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  1. Dupuytren Contracture
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    by nursekelly217 Jan 31, '06
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  2. Working with Ortho Patients
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    by JustJen Jan 20, '06
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  3. lumbar burst fracture- s/p rock climbing injury---
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    by summitsprite Sep 22, '05
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  4. 2 level lumbar fusion
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    by sheri4201 Jan 21, '06
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    Nurse Ratched
  5. Ortho Nurses...I need your help!
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    by Meerkat Jan 14, '06
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    P_RN
  6. How tiring are the night shifts on Ortho floor?
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    by Woman_in_love Dec 13, '05
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    gracer
  7. What do you use for pain control
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    by alyca Nov 28, '04
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    kind_angel
  8. Got a job on Ortho Floor
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    by Ortho_RN Oct 16, '03
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    s6182
  9. Help with Lower back Lumbar problems...
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    by apexsw20trd Nov 28, '05
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    sirI
  10. looking for feedback/advice on this idea
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    by dutchgirl Aug 16, '05
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    LTCangel
  11. s/p heal surgury
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    by summitsprite Oct 2, '05
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    summitsprite
  12. Please give me your experienced opinions
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    by SWAT_RN Nov 10, '05
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    LoriAlabamaRN
  13. nurse-pt ratio
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    by Sailingshoes Oct 2, '05
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    KAW1962
  14. Interventions to maintain nutrition after hip surgery
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    by milenko Oct 23, '05
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    meownsmile
  15. fresh post op amputee
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    by gizelda196 Oct 14, '05
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    meownsmile
  16. tips for a newbie ortho nurse?
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    by megan mahal Oct 12, '05
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    P_RN
  17. tips for a newbie ortho nurse?
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    by megan mahal Oct 12, '05
  18. Anyone taking the ONC exam in October??
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    by alyca Sep 23, '05
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    P_RN
  19. Total Knee Surgery
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    by lifesaverwv Jun 20, '05
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    suzanne4
  20. Caring for status post hip fx with Alzheimers
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    by dinkymouse Aug 25, '05
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    P_RN
  21. Any advice for a new ortho nurse
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    by Nice Nurse Mar 21, '05
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    renerian
  22. any pregnant ortho nurses?
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    by inwyte Aug 20, '05
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    cheech-RN
  23. open reduction wrist for new nursing student
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    by Boston-RN Aug 22, '05
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    Boston-RN
  24. fx of 3rd metatarsal, curious on healing time
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    by CynthiaJane Aug 16, '05
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    Bull's eye
  25. orthapedic practicum
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    by tanjay Jun 24, '05
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    suzy253
  26. Expected Outcomes?
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    by Katydidit34 Jul 28, '05
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    Bull's eye
  27. Total Hip restrictions
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    by nursemomruns Jul 8, '05
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    clichay
  28. What is the best Ortho Med-Surg Nursing Text out there?
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    by Thunderwolf Jul 10, '05
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    P_RN
  29. Question for ortho nurses re;  Ibuprofen S/P ortho surgery
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    by jennyr Jul 10, '05
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    Bull's eye
  30. old breaks
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    by Still Riding Jun 27, '05
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    Still Riding
  31. I passed
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    by PeachyOrthoRN Jun 24, '05
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    gerrihorses
  32. ortho patient load
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    by caringRN May 3, '05
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    PeachyOrthoRN
  33. Waterproof casting material?
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    by nosonew Jun 18, '05
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    SusanJean
  34. Are Use Of  Screws Used In Thr
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    by bahackett May 17, '05
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    mcmike55
  35. New ortho nurse
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    by Love_nursing Apr 3, '05
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    Love_nursing
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