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. Ortho Nurses who are also Pilates instructors
    by jahra Jun 12, '11
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    jahra
  2. Many Thanks!
    by LoveMyDaughters May 29, '10
    2
    RN/CM
  3. Smith and Nephew hips that have NOT been recalled
    by susanthomas1954 Mar 10, '11
    3
    4_Sq
  4. ortho post op pain control
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    by nurse96 Mar 28, '05
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    gratefulheart01
  5. Student....what is LMP fusion?
    by CarinaBallerina Jan 29, '11
    3
    P_RN
  6. Good experience for future SICU nurse?
    by 2bJoshRN9788 Apr 29, '11
    1
    P_RN
  7. Orthopedics Center for Excellence
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    by NJLaurenRN Aug 1, '08
    9
    Sunshine139
  8. ONC certification help
    by nursn4u11 Mar 22, '11
    2
    Sunshine139
  9. Post Op Admissions During Change of Shift
    by All4Seasons Nov 5, '10
    1
    cjcalimer
  10. Ortho office?
    by netglow Feb 23, '11
    3
    jahra
  11. Is ortho a good area for a new grad RN?
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    by AJ BSN 2008 Jun 25, '09
    29
    pawnotesRN
  12. Mother neglected Daughter's rib fracture
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    by LPNweezy Mar 4, '11
    1
    sirI
  13. Ortho/Neuro/Trauma Nurse Resume Help
    by slc31 Oct 19, '10
    2
    Colorado1
  14. Good Orthopedic Nursing Book
    by djb2121 Jan 21, '10
    12
    jahra
  15. New kid on the block
    by CNAKassy Dec 28, '10
    4
    jahra
  16. Confused, agitated, medicated, and refusing
    by Rocker Dec 3, '10
    3
    P_RN
  17. In need of amazing scoliosis specialists!
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    by criticalRN10 Nov 28, '10
    1
    dianah
  18. need help for new orthopaedic nurse
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    by egomori Sep 28, '09
    5
    jahra
  19. Ortho Clinical Pathways for Patients Discharged to Home/ALF's?
    by MYRN2014 Nov 16, '10
  20. What is the difference between AMA & total hip replacement?
    by small_potato Oct 7, '10
    7
    Sister Fox
  21. ONC perks
    by RNPenny Oct 6, '10
    1
    ladybugbaby161
  22. Starting Orthopaedic SAC clinicals this week
    by nursingcares Sep 7, '10
  23. Why are you an Ortho Nurse?
    by GuatericanNurse Aug 9, '10
    1
    P_RN
  24. Turning a patient with a hip fracture.
    by Cersei Aug 31, '10
    1
    P_RN
  25. 4 weeks into the 6 week orientation and barely making it
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    by Ace587RN May 8, '10
    4
    P_RN
  26. Ortho jobs in the Portland, OR/Vancouver, WA areas?
    by ShannonE83 Aug 4, '10
  27. What is your policy in DVT prevention following joint surgery
    by starbin May 14, '10
    9
    melsman1904
  28. NWB status
    by suni May 26, '10
  29. Total knee question-
    by celclt May 6, '10
    1
    nurseniki511
  30. Total hip replacement and leg length.
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    by 33-weeker Sep 17, '09
    3
    33-weeker
  31. Meniscal Allograft
    by cicatrixx15 Apr 18, '10
    3
    cicatrixx15
  32. carpal tunnel syndrome
    by firstyearRN Mar 27, '10
  33. Nursing 101 Question - Experienced Nurses, how would you answer this?
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    by julsywulsy Nov 3, '06
    21
    Kimberly-D
  34. Broken hip post-surgical death
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    by jwr4 Mar 7, '10
    3
    dianah
  35. Question about working in an ortho office and OR.
    by srm1181 Jan 28, '10
    2
    fracturenurse
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