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. New RN broke down in tears
    by Quicksilver77 Aug 27, '13
    4
    sandseaandstone
  2. What's Ortho Nursing Like?
    by Rockstar706 Nov 20, '09
    9
    amandaRN411
  3. Total knee replacement.
    by TBlase Jul 12, '13
    12
    Huseyin Kaleci
  4. Orthopedic Nursing
    Article FAQs by traumaRUs Nov 22, '13
  5. Brand new nurse 11wks pregnant going for 2nd interview please help?
    by megan215 Nov 21, '13
    5
    megan215
  6. Knee Replacement and Danskos?
    by Ruby Vee Sep 25, '13
    7
    Ruby Vee
  7. New grad on Ortho unit
    by Marley 08 May 26, '10
    10
    apostolic4eva
  8. Ortho/neuro
    by apostolic4eva Oct 29, '13
  9. Tourniquet pain VS DVT
    by Cinquefoil Jul 18, '13
    1
    Cinquefoil
  10. Interested in specializing in orthopedic nursing
    by turner76 Sep 13, '13
    3
    turner76
  11. Pain Management
    by heather18_RN Oct 14, '13
    8
    DaddyO
  12. Recommendations/resources for new Ortho Nurse
    by minparis Oct 14, '13
    1
    krisiepoo
  13. Mixture patients on ortho
    by Jenn-RN2008 Sep 1, '13
    9
    benmca13
  14. NAON conference
    by mmc51264 Aug 18, '13
  15. Core Curriculum in Orthopaedic Nursing
    by SpartanRN Mar 28, '13
    5
    SimonRN
  16. Post op ward placements
    by celticcare Jun 16, '13
    1
    celticcare
  17. What's it like working an Ortho unit?
    by jbee Sep 9, '10
    24
    EMTRN2006
  18. study materials
    by mmc51264 May 17, '13
    1
    beeker
  19. Abdominal Binder or Back Brace?
    • Closed
    by awheat May 4, '13
    3
    Rose_Queen
  20. What should every orthopaedic nurse know?
    by Jammin' RN Jun 26, '12
    17
    EGVnurse
  21. How long can a patient go without urinating after receiving a Duramorph spinal?
    by willyRN86 Aug 31, '11
    19
    habs18
  22. Lumbar drain for csf leak post spine surgery.
    Poll by lonna4591 Mar 10, '13
  23. Do you love Ortho?
    by sarahsmile44 Jun 1, '12
    6
    KittyinNj
  24. New RN going into Ortho/Neuro
    by jewls67 Jan 8, '12
    3
    NevadaFighter
  25. I'm a newbie!
    by jpowell6024 Jan 9, '13
    6
    jpowell6024
  26. What is expected of students on the orthopedic floor?
    by crunchytaco Nov 8, '12
    6
    ipaharpoon
  27. Correct me if I'm wrong
    by LTCRN4LIFE Dec 27, '12
    4
    ipaharpoon
  28. RN working in outpatient ortho/spine clinic
    by bdh6 Nov 19, '12
    2
    marylattarulo
  29. No Ortho experience...
    by kreed Nov 19, '12
    2
    kreed
  30. Second interview tomorrow, with ortho/surg unit manager. what should i know!!!
    by InlineSix Oct 24, '12
    2
    T-Bird78
  31. How many patients are you assigned?
    • Closed
    by Little Panda RN Jun 11, '06
    61
    graygirl1955
  32. Activity with P.E. or clot
    by beautifulb Sep 16, '12
    1
    cjcalimer
  33. Matrix for Ortho if planning to close each weekend
    by casandhoff May 11, '12
    1
    cjcalimer
  34. ONC
    ONC
    • Closed
    by NurseTink Jul 18, '09
    10
    9livesRN
  35. Non opioid protocol
    by 9livesRN Sep 18, '12
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