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Postpartum Mood Disorders

by Elvish

The postpartum period - just after giving birth - is, for most a time of happiness and adjustment... Read More

For Patrick...

For Patrick He died around 6 a.m last September 23; his death certificate indicated Herniation... Read More

Quality of Care and Foreign Nurses

Importing foreign trained nurses is no new phenomenon, America has been importing nurses for over... Read More

New Grads, A Few Words of Encouragement

by Brian

After reading so many threads here on about the hard times many new grads are having... Read More

Just One Person

Shift change. Lights blinked and bells dinged in front of almost every room on the 40-bed telemetry... Read More

What Are Private Messages?

by Joe V

Private messages work a little like email, but are limited to registered members with 15+posts. You... Read More

Watching My first Open Heart Surgery

I had just started to work at this newer and larger hospital in 1982 and it was on a telemety unit... Read More

Um... I don't know what an EKG is.

The good thing about writing about my beginnings in the nursing field more than 2 years after the... Read More

Nursing shortages, Baby boomers and the immigrant nurse Part 2

Update on Nursing shortages, Baby boomers and the immigrant nurse It has been a couple of weeks... Read More

The Clinical Reflection

by VickyRN

A clinical reflection is a descriptive "story" that nursing students write about their clinical... Read More

Clinical Governance and Risk Managment

by XB9S

One of the aspects of UK healthcare that is supposed to help us provide good quality care for our patients in clinical governance. All NHS... Read More

Hope: Losing a Child

Their stories were all congruent. In expectation, they have waited for their first born. They were once the typical parents who adorned their... Read More

Inmates as Patients in Hospital

by 4cas2

An issue arose at my hospital during my consolidation as a student, and it had both ethical and legal concerns. I was being trained on a... Read More

Active Learning Strategy: Concept Mapping

by VickyRN

A concept map is a flowchart or diagram that shows the inter-relationships among concepts (ideas, images, or words). It is a graphical tool for... Read More

Mommy will be there

People frequently ask why did you become a nurse? It's like the day time talk shows calling an unsuspecting person and playing everyone has a story.... Read More

How do I clear cookies?

by Joe V

What is 'Automatic Sign-In'? When you sign-in, you will be given the option to 'Remember Me'. This will store your identity securely in a cookie... Read More

Structural Equation Modeling (SEM)

by VickyRN

structural equations comprehensively represent the complex multidimensional relations among research variables in a theory. structural equation... Read More

Active Learning Strategy: The One-Minute Paper

by VickyRN

As teachers, gauging our students' comprehension of class content can be challenging. Sadly, low scores on the first exam often serve as the wake-up... Read More

From Teaching to Learning - The Advantages of Passive vs. Active Learning Strategies

by VickyRN

Passive learning Occurs when students use their senses to take in information from a lecture, reading assignment, or audiovisual. This is the mode... Read More

Exploratory and Confirmatory Factor Analysis

by VickyRN

factor analysis is a broad term for multivariate statistical methods used to identify common underlying variables called factors within a larger set... Read More