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. A question about culture (what does string around the waist mean?)
    • Closed
    by np2b Feb 17, '04
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  2. Top 5 diagnoses you see as a Pediatric Nurse
    by latebloomer74 Sep 5, '11
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  3. Pediatric Nursing Question!!!!
    by bostonnursingstudent Jul 28, '11
    10
    Sehille4774
  4. Where to get good experience for acute care pediatrics?
    by NewlyANurse Aug 24, '11
    7
    LoveMyBugs
  5. New-grad RN lands pediatric rehab position, has questions
    by spectralfish Aug 27, '11
  6. ? About Sacral Dimple
    • Closed
    by Schmoo1022 Apr 14, '06
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    Eskimo
  7. Lifting Peds Patients
    by Nurse Netty Aug 11, '11
    4
    NurseLoveJoy88
  8. Personal conflicts with orders
    by MKS8806 Aug 13, '11
    1
    firstlight
  9. Cathing babies
    by EDRNinDC Aug 11, '11
    2
    umcRN
  10. Emaciated Patient & Dose by Weight
    by perfectbluebuildings Jul 10, '11
    6
  11. nurses and parents that don't follow CDC vaccination schedules
    by gfcfnina Jan 21, '10
    18
    littleneoRN
  12. Nursing for Children in Special Education (Autism, ED, etc)
    by jiwonkim89 Jun 5, '11
    2
    jearbear
  13. Help me get some peds perspective about attachment?
    by mskate Jul 19, '11
    5
    Nurse Netty
  14. Future Nicu Nurse
    by michelle06 Jul 31, '11
    1
    Ashley, PICU RN
  15. Need Advice as a New Nurse
    by gradnurse720 Aug 3, '11
    2
    gradnurse720
  16. differences between band 5 and 6 paediatric nurses
    by pinkchick Aug 5, '11
  17. changes within your area of work
    by pinkchick Aug 5, '11
  18. Band 6 interview tips
    by pinkchick Aug 5, '11
  19. Joining your ranks!
    by ~Mi Vida Loca~RN Jun 25, '11
    6
  20. PICU as a new grad, limited experience. HELP!
    by Malmehl Jul 22, '11
    2
    Malmehl
  21. Parents of kids with autism, please read
    FAQs by mercyteapot Jul 20, '06
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    dreamyjean
  22. How to become Pediatric/Neonatal Nurse
    by Luularoo Jul 5, '11
    3
    rnformaticsr4me
  23. Infant rectal exam
    by grace202004 Jul 12, '11
    8
    NicuGal
  24. peds hem/onc/bmt
    by smurfynursey Jul 2, '11
  25. What are the standards at your pediatrics office?
    by Shuck Dec 17, '10
    3
    Shuck
  26. What does it take to be a peds transplant nurse?
    by KayRN910 Jun 4, '11
    6
    KayRN910
  27. New Grad in the NICU?
    by robyn226 Sep 1, '10
    12
    Sk8mannate
  28. What are your most sad loss of patient stories?
    by ocean waves Dec 17, '10
    1
    lrobinson5
  29. New Grad in NICU/Peds
    by Missy RN May 23, '11
    4
    NurseJackson
  30. Coping with death
    by Emilyallen Jun 14, '11
    9
    jmsnkids
  31. Not your standard death question....
    by hiddencatRN Jun 18, '11
    2
    hiddencatRN
  32. ISAM Baby question
    by SamRNmedic Jun 18, '11
    2
    SamRNmedic
  33. Pediatric clinical references
    by CMMiller Jun 10, '11
    1
    hiddencatRN
  34. What cert were they talking about?
    by A&OxNone Jun 17, '11
    2
    A&OxNone
  35. New Grad PICU interview
    by SamRNmedic May 11, '11
    5
    SamRNmedic
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