Orthopedic Nursing

Orthopedic Nursing is available for Licensed nurses working in specialty areas that involve orthopedics. 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.

  1. Need Advice
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    by kitty29 May 21
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    traumaRUs
  2. Advice please!!!
    by Orthopct Feb 21
    1
    mmc51264
  3. Does ORIF screw fixation on femoral neck needed to be removed?
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    by KUrbiztondo Mar 22
    2
    dianah
  4. Hospital for Special Surgery Nurse Residency Fall 2017 Apps
    by nursekrb Nov 8, '17
    5
    BetterMeRN
  5. Ortho cert exam
    by SN707 Jan 24
    2
    mmc51264
  6. Being both a nurse and chiropractor
    by kansasdc Feb 14, '14
    8
    chiromed0
  7. New orthopedic unit nurse
    by shiwoh Sep 21, '17
    3
    Ackeem
  8. Happy orthopedic nurses day!
    by mmc51264 Oct 30, '17
  9. Dressing changes????
    by loriaz Aug 1, '17
    5
    RainMom
  10. Change of shift report
    by vnnursing2017 Jul 22, '17
    1
    tsm007
  11. New grad interview on Ortho Unit
    by kingvonnBSN2017 Mar 25, '17
    22
    kingvonnBSN2017
  12. What is your policy in DVT prevention following joint surgery
    by starbin May 14, '10
    14
    mmc51264
  13. Halo Traction and PSF
    by naomi_6590 Feb 28, '17
    1
    OrthoSpineRN
  14. I Passed Ortho Nurse Cert Exam!
    by AWanderingMinstral Aug 15, '14
    16
    Mgasper40
  15. Final semester nursing school is desperate
    by AngelKissed857 Mar 4, '17
    2
    penniv
  16. Book recommendations on orthopedic nursing??
    by jlp9 Sep 17, '16
    1
    Devon Rex
  17. How long can a patient go without urinating after receiving a Duramorph spinal?
    by willyRN86 Aug 31, '11
    24
    ken1955
  18. What's Ortho Nursing Like?
    by Rockstar706 Nov 20, '09
    11
    RainMom
  19. New ortho nurse
    by cmcgraw28 Aug 31, '16
    8
    cupcakeluver
  20. Clinical coordinator in an ortho office
    by Kriste1234 Aug 17, '16
  21. Book recommendation? Wanting to learn more about athletic injuries
    by ohthatswhatthatdoes Jul 19, '16
    1
    jadelpn
  22. Osteoporosis and a hormone?
    by mandykal Jun 9, '16
    2
    Neats
  23. Switching to ortho- advice please!
    by NYCRN21 Mar 12, '16
    2
    chiromed0
  24. UMN Grad Students looking for input on understanding orthopaedic nursing problems
    by velmu001 Apr 1, '16
    1
    mmc51264
  25. Working for Oasis
    by Amazing33 Apr 11, '16
  26. Recent ACL/Meniscus/Tibia repair....will I have to drop nursing school?
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    by emm13 Apr 1, '16
    2
    sirI
  27. PCU - ortho/surgical/tele unit
    by mmeezyy Feb 20, '16
    1
  28. Need advice working on ortho.
    by iliket0fuu Oct 16, '15
    2
    chiromed0
  29. Was offered a day job and have been told I won't like it. Help? (CNA)
    by michigan94 Nov 6, '15
    4
    NevadaFighter
  30. sterile sheets after THR?
    by BonnieSc May 13, '15
    12
    mmc51264

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