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. ONC certification help
    by nursn4u11 Mar 22, '11
    2
    Sunshine139
  2. Post Op Admissions During Change of Shift
    by All4Seasons Nov 5, '10
    1
    cjcalimer
  3. Ortho office?
    by netglow Feb 23, '11
    3
    jahra
  4. Is ortho a good area for a new grad RN?
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    by AJ BSN 2008 Jun 25, '09
    29
    pawnotesRN
  5. Mother neglected Daughter's rib fracture
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    by LPNweezy Mar 4, '11
    1
    sirI
  6. Ortho/Neuro/Trauma Nurse Resume Help
    by slc31 Oct 19, '10
    2
    Colorado1
  7. Good Orthopedic Nursing Book
    by djb2121 Jan 21, '10
    12
    jahra
  8. New kid on the block
    by CNAKassy Dec 28, '10
    4
    jahra
  9. Confused, agitated, medicated, and refusing
    by Rocker Dec 3, '10
    3
    P_RN
  10. In need of amazing scoliosis specialists!
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    by criticalRN10 Nov 28, '10
    1
    dianah
  11. need help for new orthopaedic nurse
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    by egomori Sep 28, '09
    5
    jahra
  12. Ortho Clinical Pathways for Patients Discharged to Home/ALF's?
    by MYRN2014 Nov 16, '10
  13. What is the difference between AMA & total hip replacement?
    by small_potato Oct 7, '10
    7
    Sister Fox
  14. ONC perks
    by RNPenny Oct 6, '10
    1
    ladybugbaby161
  15. Starting Orthopaedic SAC clinicals this week
    by nursingcares Sep 7, '10
  16. Why are you an Ortho Nurse?
    by GuatericanNurse Aug 9, '10
    1
    P_RN
  17. Turning a patient with a hip fracture.
    by Cersei Aug 31, '10
    1
    P_RN
  18. 4 weeks into the 6 week orientation and barely making it
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    by Ace587RN May 8, '10
    4
    P_RN
  19. Ortho jobs in the Portland, OR/Vancouver, WA areas?
    by ShannonE83 Aug 4, '10
  20. What is your policy in DVT prevention following joint surgery
    by starbin May 14, '10
    9
    melsman1904
  21. NWB status
    by suni May 26, '10
  22. Total knee question-
    by celclt May 6, '10
    1
    nurseniki511
  23. Total hip replacement and leg length.
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    by 33-weeker Sep 17, '09
    3
    33-weeker
  24. Meniscal Allograft
    by cicatrixx15 Apr 18, '10
    3
    cicatrixx15
  25. carpal tunnel syndrome
    by firstyearRN Mar 27, '10
  26. Nursing 101 Question - Experienced Nurses, how would you answer this?
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    by julsywulsy Nov 3, '06
    21
    Kimberly-D
  27. Broken hip post-surgical death
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    by jwr4 Mar 7, '10
    3
    dianah
  28. Question about working in an ortho office and OR.
    by srm1181 Jan 28, '10
    2
    fracturenurse
  29. Has anyone had a synvisc injection?
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    by Audreyfay Jul 11, '04
    12
    jones050308
  30. Plate removal from fractured elbow
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    by massbaby Jan 22, '10
    1
    dianah
  31. Traction question
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    by Desolation Angel Jul 12, '09
    7
    P_RN
  32. splinted ankle fractures
    by jan7749 Dec 10, '09
    1
    P_RN
  33. Need Ortho T-shirt Slogan
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    by Colorado1 Jun 24, '08
    19
    smurfynursey
  34. Is it hard to find a job in Pediatric Orthopaedics?
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    by ArtisticAthlete Aug 29, '09
    1
    smurfynursey
  35. appropiate pain therapy for elderly women suffering hip fractures.
    by keba Oct 23, '09
    3
    zuzi
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