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. Knee Replacement and Danskos?
    by Ruby Vee Sep 25, '13
    7
    Ruby Vee
  2. New grad on Ortho unit
    by Marley 08 May 26, '10
    10
    apostolic4eva
  3. Ortho/neuro
    by apostolic4eva Oct 29, '13
  4. Tourniquet pain VS DVT
    by Cinquefoil Jul 18, '13
    1
    Cinquefoil
  5. Interested in specializing in orthopedic nursing
    by turner76 Sep 13, '13
    3
    turner76
  6. Pain Management
    by heather18_RN Oct 14, '13
    8
    DaddyO
  7. Recommendations/resources for new Ortho Nurse
    by minparis Oct 14, '13
    1
    krisiepoo
  8. Mixture patients on ortho
    by Jenn-RN2008 Sep 1, '13
    9
    benmca13
  9. NAON conference
    by mmc51264 Aug 18, '13
  10. Core Curriculum in Orthopaedic Nursing
    by SpartanRN Mar 28, '13
    5
    SimonRN
  11. Post op ward placements
    by celticcare Jun 16, '13
    1
    celticcare
  12. What's it like working an Ortho unit?
    by jbee Sep 9, '10
    24
    EMTRN2006
  13. study materials
    by mmc51264 May 17, '13
    1
    beeker
  14. Abdominal Binder or Back Brace?
    • Closed
    by awheat May 4, '13
    3
    Rose_Queen
  15. What should every orthopaedic nurse know?
    by Jammin' RN Jun 26, '12
    17
    EGVnurse
  16. How long can a patient go without urinating after receiving a Duramorph spinal?
    by willyRN86 Aug 31, '11
    19
    habs18
  17. Lumbar drain for csf leak post spine surgery.
    Poll by lonna4591 Mar 10, '13
  18. Do you love Ortho?
    by sarahsmile44 Jun 1, '12
    6
    KittyinNj
  19. New RN going into Ortho/Neuro
    by jewls67 Jan 8, '12
    3
    NevadaFighter
  20. I'm a newbie!
    by jpowell6024 Jan 9, '13
    6
    jpowell6024
  21. What is expected of students on the orthopedic floor?
    by crunchytaco Nov 8, '12
    6
    ipaharpoon
  22. Correct me if I'm wrong
    by LTCRN4LIFE Dec 27, '12
    4
    ipaharpoon
  23. RN working in outpatient ortho/spine clinic
    by bdh6 Nov 19, '12
    2
    marylattarulo
  24. No Ortho experience...
    by kreed Nov 19, '12
    2
    kreed
  25. Second interview tomorrow, with ortho/surg unit manager. what should i know!!!
    by InlineSix Oct 24, '12
    2
    T-Bird78
  26. How many patients are you assigned?
    • Closed
    by Little Panda RN Jun 11, '06
    61
    graygirl1955
  27. Activity with P.E. or clot
    by beautifulb Sep 16, '12
    1
    cjcalimer
  28. Matrix for Ortho if planning to close each weekend
    by casandhoff May 11, '12
    1
    cjcalimer
  29. ONC
    ONC
    • Closed
    by NurseTink Jul 18, '09
    10
    9livesRN
  30. Non opioid protocol
    by 9livesRN Sep 18, '12
  31. What exactly would an ortho/urology nurse do?
    by biggybigmcnurseypoo Aug 29, '12
    8
    nursevinnie
  32. What can I expect while working at an Orthopedic Department?
    by avianale Jul 16, '12
    3
    sarahsmile44
  33. Unsure about applying to ortho
    by Aeterna Jul 9, '12
    2
    Aeterna
  34. Nursing ortho patients with Oncology Patients
    by DianneStowe Jul 3, '12
    2
    ashleyisawesome
  35. Spondylosis
    • Closed
    by Poopsiebublnose Jun 26, '12
    4
    Esme12
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