Pediatric Nursing

Children are not simply little adults. Their anatomy, physiology and compensatory mechanisms are quite different, and they change as the child grows. Pediatric nurses must be experts in growth and development and communication, as well as skilled practitioners in gaining cooperation of many stakeholders, especially toddlers. Caring for sick children isn't always easy so knowing where to turn for advice is another important item in the pediatric nurse's toolbox.

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  1. Where to get good experience for acute care pediatrics?
    by NewlyANurse Aug 24, '11
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    LoveMyBugs
  2. New-grad RN lands pediatric rehab position, has questions
    by spectralfish Aug 27, '11
  3. ? About Sacral Dimple
    • Closed
    by Schmoo1022 Apr 14, '06
    17
    Eskimo
  4. Lifting Peds Patients
    by Nurse Netty Aug 11, '11
    4
    NurseLoveJoy88
  5. Personal conflicts with orders
    by MKS8806 Aug 13, '11
    1
    firstlight
  6. Cathing babies
    by EDRNinDC Aug 11, '11
    2
    umcRN
  7. Emaciated Patient & Dose by Weight
    by perfectbluebuildings Jul 10, '11
    6
  8. nurses and parents that don't follow CDC vaccination schedules
    by gfcfnina Jan 21, '10
    18
    littleneoRN
  9. Nursing for Children in Special Education (Autism, ED, etc)
    by jiwonkim89 Jun 5, '11
    2
    jearbear
  10. Help me get some peds perspective about attachment?
    by mskate Jul 19, '11
    5
    Nurse Netty
  11. Future Nicu Nurse
    by michelle06 Jul 31, '11
    1
    Ashley, PICU RN
  12. Need Advice as a New Nurse
    by gradnurse720 Aug 3, '11
    2
    gradnurse720
  13. differences between band 5 and 6 paediatric nurses
    by pinkchick Aug 5, '11
  14. changes within your area of work
    by pinkchick Aug 5, '11
  15. Band 6 interview tips
    by pinkchick Aug 5, '11
  16. Joining your ranks!
    by ~Mi Vida Loca~RN Jun 25, '11
    6
  17. PICU as a new grad, limited experience. HELP!
    by Malmehl Jul 22, '11
    2
    Malmehl
  18. Parents of kids with autism, please read
    FAQs by mercyteapot Jul 20, '06
    70
    dreamyjean
  19. How to become Pediatric/Neonatal Nurse
    by Luularoo Jul 5, '11
    3
    rnformaticsr4me
  20. Infant rectal exam
    by grace202004 Jul 12, '11
    8
    NicuGal
  21. peds hem/onc/bmt
    by smurfynursey Jul 2, '11
  22. What are the standards at your pediatrics office?
    by Shuck Dec 17, '10
    3
    Shuck
  23. What does it take to be a peds transplant nurse?
    by KayRN910 Jun 4, '11
    6
    KayRN910
  24. New Grad in the NICU?
    by robyn226 Sep 1, '10
    12
    Sk8mannate
  25. What are your most sad loss of patient stories?
    by ocean waves Dec 17, '10
    1
    lrobinson5
  26. New Grad in NICU/Peds
    by Missy RN May 23, '11
    4
    NurseJackson
  27. Coping with death
    by Emilyallen Jun 14, '11
    9
    jmsnkids
  28. Not your standard death question....
    by hiddencatRN Jun 18, '11
    2
    hiddencatRN
  29. ISAM Baby question
    by SamRNmedic Jun 18, '11
    2
    SamRNmedic
  30. Pediatric clinical references
    by CMMiller Jun 10, '11
    1
    hiddencatRN
  31. What cert were they talking about?
    by A&OxNone Jun 17, '11
    2
    A&OxNone
  32. New Grad PICU interview
    by SamRNmedic May 11, '11
    5
    SamRNmedic
  33. First Job
    by PediLove2147 May 2, '10
    10
    Godshands25
  34. Adjusting assesment in the developmentally delayed but progressing infant.
    by Sehille4774 Jun 9, '11
    2
    littleneoRN
  35. Administering pediatric vaccinations
    by Marpola Jun 8, '11
    7
    Marpola
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