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  1. ME results in Joan Rivers
    That is true, and as I have said it is all just conjecture at this point. We do know that it had to be either an MDA or an RN doing her sedation. IMHO I would still guess an MDA just from...
    Oct 21
    Forum: Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetist (CRNA)
  2. Flu Vaccines. A Hassle?
    I personally do not support the smallpox vaccine. The smallpox vaccine is probably the "dirtiest" vaccine that we use. It contains many times more proteins than other vaccines and has a much higher...
    Oct 19
    Forum: Disasters: Preparing & Responding
  3. Flu Vaccines. A Hassle?
    I looked up to see what the relationship was between transverse myelitis and the flu vaccine. There seems to be no proven link between transverse myelitis and the flu vaccine, but there is an...
    Oct 19
    Forum: Disasters: Preparing & Responding
  4. Flu Vaccines. A Hassle?
    Vaccinated Kids Show No Long-Term Ill Effects - Scientific American Top 20 Questions about Vaccination — History of Vaccines CDC - Vaccine History - Vaccine Safety Selected Publications on...
    Oct 18
    Forum: Disasters: Preparing & Responding
  5. ME results in Joan Rivers
    I disagree. That GI clinic was known to have only MDAs working there, and the ASA has no problem pointing fingers when it is a CRNA involved in a malpractice case. The AANA actually refuses to do...
    Oct 17
    Forum: Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetist (CRNA)
  6. Ebola here in Dallas USA
    Some more educational information on ebola. http://www.cdc.gov/vhf/ebola/pdf/healthcare-provider-checklist-for-ebola.pdf IDWeek 2014 Ebola at IDWeek 2014: Dr. Bruce Ribner » IDWeek 2014
    Oct 17
    Forum: Disasters: Preparing & Responding
  7. ME results in Joan Rivers
    All I can say is the ASA has been really quiet on this issue, which usually means that it was probably one of their own that did the anesthesia. This is still all just conjecture.
    Oct 17
    Forum: Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetist (CRNA)
  8. ME results in Joan Rivers
    No one knows at this point who was providing the anesthesia, but the thought is it was probably an anesthesiologist since the clinic was known not to hire CRNAs.
    Oct 16
    Forum: Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetist (CRNA)
  9. Ebola here in Dallas USA
    Considering how long it would take to properly gown up, ungown, and decontaminate not to mention the fall out if another patient/family found out someone was taking care of an ebola positive patient...
    Oct 16
    Forum: Disasters: Preparing & Responding
  10. Ebola here in Dallas USA
    Nina Pham received a transfusion with antibodies for ebola, and will probably do fine. I have not heard if the second patient had a compatible blood type to receive the same transfusion. You have...
    Oct 16
    Forum: Disasters: Preparing & Responding
  11. Ebola here in Dallas USA
    Dallas Nurse Battling Ebola Says She's 'Doing Well' - ABC News There is no reputable news source stating that Nina Pham does not have Ebola, and the latest news story as of today is her boyfriend is...
    Oct 16
    Forum: Disasters: Preparing & Responding
  12. Nurses are Not Doctors
    That would be incorrect anyone that receives a Doctorate can be called doctor it doesn't matter if it is in fine arts, calligraphy, an MD, DO, PT, Pharm D, or a DNP. Physicians do not own the...
    Oct 14
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  13. Nurses are Not Doctors
    Nurse Practitioners Slowly Gain Autonomy - Kaiser Health News
    Oct 14
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  14. Nurses are Not Doctors
    A DNP is a clinical doctorate the PhD is a research doctorate. A DNP does not require a dissertation. There is a general confusion about the degrees. That is why I pointed it out.
    Oct 13
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  15. Ebola
    https://www.asahq.org/For-Members/Clinical-Information/Ebola-information.aspx The risks of performing surgery during the Ebola outbreak - The Washington Post Basically, they wouldn't come to...
    Oct 13
    Forum: Disasters: Preparing & Responding
  16. Ebola here in Dallas USA
    Are you trying to spread some Ebola conspiracy theory or something? http://www.nbcnews.com/storyline/ebola-virus-outbreak/texas-ebola-victim-thomas-eric-duncans-body-has-been-cremated-n223206
    Oct 13
    Forum: Disasters: Preparing & Responding
  17. Nurses are Not Doctors
    I agree with you, but the DNP and the PhD are two different types degrees.
    Oct 13
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  18. Nurses are Not Doctors
    Well since this has been happening for quite a while now and the world did not stop turning I think the healthcare system and the public will survive, and be the better off for it.
    Oct 13
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  19. Ebola here in Dallas USA
    When there is one credible piece of evidence that states this was somehow related to race then I will entertain that theory until then it is nothing more than sensationalism.
    Oct 12
    Forum: Disasters: Preparing & Responding
  20. Ebola here in Dallas USA
    I was commenting on ethics of medical experimentation throughout history where any vulnerable population was often used as convenient source for experimental subjects. I think it is a stretch to...
    Oct 12
    Forum: Disasters: Preparing & Responding
  21. Ebola here in Dallas USA
    Socioeconomic Disparities in Health in the United States: What the Patterns Tell Us The Less the Education, the Higher the Risk of Dying Early Health disparities are highest in people of low...
    Oct 12
    Forum: Disasters: Preparing & Responding
  22. Ebola here in Dallas USA
    The world and the U.S. has a long history of unethical experimentation, and it wasn't just on blacks. It was basically any vulnerable population that lacked the education and/or means not to know any...
    Oct 12
    Forum: Disasters: Preparing & Responding
  23. Ebola here in Dallas USA
    Ebolavirus - Pathogen Safety Data Sheets See the parts about disinfectant and living outside the host. The ebola virus is fairly resilient.
    Oct 12
    Forum: Disasters: Preparing & Responding
  24. Malignant Hyperthermia Deaths Related to Inadequate Temperature Monitoring
    http://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/828813 The new dantrolene formulation, Ryanodex, will eliminate the problems with mixing dantrolene. It should allow a vial of Ryanodex, which is enough to...
    Oct 12
    Forum: Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetist (CRNA)
  25. Nursing School for Men
    There were all male nursing schools long before there were women in nursing. Men in nursing - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Actually, the article you posted goes back to the root cause of changes...
    Oct 11
    Forum: Men in Nursing


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