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. pediatric gallbladder removal
    by HammockBound Aug 31, '13
  2. Left or right side for vaccines?
    by notyetnurse Aug 19, '13
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    Carpediem1012
  3. Toddler/Preschool Immunization techniques
    by fluffrn Aug 14, '13
    4
    fluffrn
  4. changing areas early
    by Whitewlf00 Aug 14, '13
    2
    adzam08
  5. Volunteering advice for Childrens Hospital
    by alexys13 Aug 4, '13
    3
    Sensibility
  6. How to get Pediatrician to let me Volunteer/Shadow?
    by Amber307 Aug 6, '13
    5
    KelRN215
  7. Peds CNA interviews
    by mom2many2012 Aug 8, '13
    2
    mom2many2012
  8. RN Salaries across the US.
    by shaddonl87 Jan 15, '13
    9
    Mommy2RN
  9. Finally have a pediatric interview...HELP!
    by lee08 Aug 5, '13
    3
    MeganNYRN
  10. Peds office vs hospital...conflicted!
    by snappycindy Aug 2, '13
    4
    ~PedsRN~
  11. Book suggestions for new grad
    by NRSKF Aug 5, '13
  12. Getting started in Peds
    by mmcc26 Jul 18, '13
    9
    mmcc26
  13. Less men in pediatric nursing?
    by marinelayer Jan 15, '13
    14
    ChristineN
  14. Peds nurse with no kids
    by Kaci82 Sep 28, '12
    11
    SDALPN
  15. adult "child" in home care - who is in charge?
    by PediatricNurse Jul 27, '13
    4
    nursel56
  16. Continuous aerosol treatment
    by rnsusan Jul 18, '13
    5
    ~PedsRN~
  17. How do you keep children from pulling IVs?
    by PCTerrific Jul 19, '13
    8
    wooh
  18. 1st Day in a Peds office
    by katiescow Jun 30, '13
    9
    katiescow
  19. Peds:  How do you handle it?
    by mmcc26 Jul 9, '13
    11
    umcRN
  20. CPN vs Board Certification in peds
    by hiddencatRN Nov 23, '12
    2
    meanmaryjean
  21. Routine PIV changes
    by KelRN215 May 22, '13
    11
    kidzrn08
  22. patients who don't age out
    by anon456 May 19, '13
    8
    kidzrn08
  23. Parents being overly rough with their kids
    by JeanettePNP Jul 9, '13
    4
    Anonymous865
  24. Any former L&D nurses out there?
    by airwin.rnc Jun 30, '13
    7
    airwin.rnc
  25. Peds shelter home new job
    by sbergmann17 Jul 9, '13
  26. new grad/new job
    by bnm9485 May 19, '13
    5
    anonymous 456
  27. low glucose baby, NPO, no access to dextrose
    by anon456 Jun 2, '13
    21
    platon20
  28. New grad needs advice on experience
    by NRSKF Jun 28, '13
    4
    NRSKF
  29. Starting my nurse internship in the PICU
    by rjh2013 Jul 3, '13
    1
    bethm214
  30. The cases that break your heart
    by KelRN215 Nov 21, '12
    30
    xoemmylouox
  31. New Grad RN trying to relocate to Atlanta...I really want to work at CHOA
    by lexy_thenurse May 26, '13
    7
    lexy_thenurse
  32. peds nurses! picking your brains...
    • Closed
    by sunflower918 Jun 25, '13
    1
    JustBeachyNurse
  33. Ideas for gift to pediatric nurse
    by sufernan May 2, '13
    5
    smrauch
  34. Cardiac Monitoring of Pediatric Patients in Med Surg
    by Vicki_RN Jun 12, '13
    12
    Lisa Jane RN
  35. Tympanic temperature of children with CHF and on digoxin
    by Enthused RN Jun 8, '13
    10
    Enthused RN
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