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  1. Anyone have any good critical care questions to quiz me on?
    I liked all these great answers!!! It had me thinking. Thanks for sharing, wish there where more like this !!!!!:yeah:
    Jan 5, '12
    Forum: Critical Care Nursing
  2. Fluid bolus with BP 140s/100s?
    [color=#363636]bipap or bilevel positive airway pressure, keeps the airways open by providing a flow of air delivered through a face mask. with bipap the pressures that the doc prescribes alternate,...
    Jan 1, '12
    Forum: MICU / SICU Nursing
  3. The "bully" nurse
    Thanks WonderRN In response to my previous post. However, I dont allow myself to be bullied and always let the bullyies know that there behaving like bullies so they don't try it again with me...
    Nov 10, '10
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  4. The "bully" nurse
    Bullying: the act of intimidating a weaker person to make them do something Example: You arrive at work and in order to prepare you get one of the many portable computers, you clean it, charge it...
    Nov 9, '10
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  5. What nursing associations are there for Nurse Managers
    I am a brand new Nurse Manager and would like resource information to help guide me to be the very best manager I can be for the facility that I will be working for . I like the leadership at my...
    Dec 10, '09
    Forum: Nurse Management
  6. Does internships count as work history??
    My Resume listed it clearly as part of work history but that it was a internship job ( It was work and I listed my duties at that internship: who I worked under and what was my responsibilities etc)...
    Nov 9, '09
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  7. Chief complaints that made you laugh?
    This is not a chief complaint , I would have liked to see the chief complaint the nurse wrote for this problem. In Korea this gentlemen apparently had become very lonely and lied down face...
    Nov 9, '09
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  8. distinguishing heart blocks EKG
    :DNuala thanks so much love :redpinkhethat :yeah:..........I learned it the same way except they made it a married comple first the go every where together but later more distant till finally they do...
    Nov 8, '09
    Forum: Cardiac Nursing
  9. Help! Need advice for my sick husband! his temp is 105!
    I agree with Angel Fire temp too high:eek: I would go straight to ER ....hope he feels better :oI am sure its stressful to see your loved one ill Take Care ;) Angela
    Nov 7, '09
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  10. Share Your "Brain" Sheet
    Here my report sheet that I use. Have extra space below where I write my labs and I use side margins to write my vital signs through out the shift. Angela
    Nov 4, '09
    Forum: Cardiac Nursing
  11. Patient with pacer/AED is DNR
    As far as I know the doctors diactivate it with a magnet ..........
    Nov 4, '09
    Forum: Cardiac Nursing
  12. When to react to an abnormal reading
    To be specific to what you mention in your post..............if the BP was 190/100 I would think the provider covering that patient would order a medication to lower the BP ( I would look to see if...
    Nov 4, '09
    Forum: Cardiac Nursing
  13. Emergency Nursing: Acute substernal chest pain
    Says place foley if patient going for catherization in other words straignt to cath lab like PARREN 20 mentioned earlier but thanks for the protocol post I like reading other agencies polices.
    Oct 7, '09
    Forum: Nursing Student Assistance
  14. Emergency Nursing: Acute substernal chest pain
    This is my quick reply sorry dont have all the detail you asked for ABC is my explanation ....would like to see what other nurses say though to see if the think IV goes any sooner ABC a.Pulse...
    Oct 7, '09
    Forum: Nursing Student Assistance
  15. Can Inspiration and motivation really not be a nursing topic:?????
    I thought today I post inspirational movies a lot of them about team playing , not quitting , never giving up. The post was bumped. It was a list of movies that inspired that. Some how the staff...
    Aug 30, '09
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  16. Cardiac CCU textbook
    Go to the American Critical Care association web site and they have a list of all recommended cardiac material. In addition since CCU nurses certify in CCRN you may look at the material for the...
    Jun 24, '09
    Forum: CCU Nursing / Coronary / Cardiac
  17. Need help/questions answered
    Its really something you have to decide. Only you know if this is going to interfer with your work. I can tell you that nursing is a tough profession and a nurse is subject to a lot of abuse at...
    Dec 30, '08
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  18. Veteran looking to serve again
    Its really something you have to decide. Only you know if this is going to interfer with your work. I can tell you that nursing is a tough profession and a nurse is subject to a lot of abuse at times...
    Dec 30, '08
    Forum: Nurses With Disabilities
  19. Question about insulins
    My suggetion to you as a nurse is not to mix any drug with out checking compatibility its your responsibility. That goes for any medication whether its insulin or not insulin. If you dont have a Drug...
    Dec 30, '08
    Forum: Geriatric Nurses / LTC Nursing
  20. Difference between normal saline for inj & water for inj
    noted thanks !!!!! Angela
    Dec 24, '08
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  21. Difference between normal saline for inj & water for inj
    Your question was: 1) Which one do you use to flush a s/c or iv line? 2) Which one do you use to dilute anti biotics? 3) Which one do you use to flush a IDC? 1) Which one do you use to...
    Dec 24, '08
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  22. Need expertise: where to focus practice?
    I work in cardiology but not presenting myself as an advisor. I do not know about peds or neonatal. In regards to adult cardiology the greatest amount of learning (in my opinion some one else may...
    Nov 3, '08
    Forum: CCU Nursing / Coronary / Cardiac
  23. 'Hallway medicine' seen as a way to unclutter ERs
    I cant believe this is safe practice I work on a cardiac unit and some times the ER staff brings a pt drops the patient in a room with out advising the nurse that this pt has active chest pain or...
    Oct 27, '08
    Forum: Nursing News
  24. Patient falls: jury finds nursing assessment, care negligent, awards family $1,000,00
    I would love family to voluteer to stay watch my patientS who try to get up all night long. I had a patient like this and I suggested to the family to stay and they refused. Pt hit me twice and I was...
    Oct 22, '08
    Forum: Nursing News
  25. Perforated Bowel, S/S in narcotic user?
    I dont know the answer to your question. Out of curiosity how many days since her last Bowel Movement at the time of her visit to the clinic when she saw you. Really curious about that and how long...
    Sep 22, '08
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion


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