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1. Nasal Cannula:24-44% Face Mask: 40-60% Partial Rebreather:60-75% Non-Rebreather:80-95% Venturi Mask: 24-55% Aerosol mask, face tent, T-Piece: 24%-100% Question is: These percentages, are they...
Sep 22
Forum: Nursing Student Assistance
2. How exactly does a chest tube work? The tube is inserted into the pleural space, drains either pneumothorax (air) or hemothorax (blood) via suction. If there is constant bubbling in the water seal...
Sep 18
Forum: Nursing Student Assistance
3. EXAMPLE 1: Someone who is on AC 10, 50% FiO2, TV 500. When someone is on a ventilator, you express their respiratory rate as a fraction. 12/10 MV: 500 x 12= 6,000...
Sep 15
Forum: Nursing Student Assistance
4. So: We know that room air is 21% oxygen. Lets say we put a patient on 6L nasal cannula: We know that 1L is approximately 3-4% oxygen. What is their FiO2? Is this correct?: Room air: 21%...
Sep 9
Forum: Nursing Student Assistance
5. Um..... what difference does it make whether you were a CNA first or not? I am in a nursing school that has a dual degree program (for people who have a degree in something else and are doing nursing...
Aug 26
Forum: Pre-Nursing Student
6. Again: how does 34.9 become 35 if you are rounding to the tenths place? 35 is not considered rounding to the tenths place and it is considered wrong on an exam, and I can only afford to get one wrong...
Aug 8
Forum: Nursing Student Assistance
7. @ loveofrn: How is 34.94 rounded to 35 if you are rounding to the tenths place?
Aug 8
Forum: Nursing Student Assistance
8. Thanks!
Aug 5
Forum: Nursing Student Assistance
9. It says round to the nearest tenth, so why is everyone rounding to the whole number? That is what is throwing me off.
Aug 4
Forum: Nursing Student Assistance
10. Rounding Rules: parenteral Intravenous infusion by gravity (gtts/min): round to a whole number Intravenous infusion by pump (mL/hr): round to the nearest tenth Injectable medications: ...
Aug 2
Forum: Nursing Student Assistance
11. I do not understand why this is the answer (in bold).... I tried this problem multiple times and I am not getting 6.9 The prescriber orders Dopamine 26 mL/min. The medication available is...
Aug 2
Forum: Nursing Student Assistance
12. I think my professor messed up on this question. I am gonna have to ask about it tomorrow. I think she meant "Mother is carrier, dad has it"
Jul 23
Forum: Nursing Student Assistance
13. Hemophilia is an X-linked recessive disorder. Question: If the mother HAS hemophilia and the father is a CARRIER, what is the percentage the offspring will be affected? Answer: 100%. Why is...
Jul 22
Forum: Nursing Student Assistance
14. 1.)Doctor ordered 11 million units IM. On hand is a vial or dry powdered drug labeled 20 million units. Dilution table on vial looks like this: Add Sterile H2O-----------Concentration...
May 25
Forum: Nursing Student Assistance
15. Thanks for the advice all..... I am still 110% completely lost though. For some reason I am used to using desired/have formula. I asked 3 nurses at my job to try and do the math, for some reason none...
May 25
Forum: Nursing Student Assistance
16. I am drawing a blank with this nursing problem and how to set it up. IV D5RL infusing at 31 gtt/minute. There is 400mL left in the bag. How long will it take the bag to finish if the drop factor...
May 25
Forum: Nursing Student Assistance
17. I started working 2 days a week (16 hours a week) when I was half way through nursing school as a CCP (Aide) at a hospital. Two days a week was more than enough for me. I would go in extra here and...
Apr 6
Forum: General Nursing Student
18. I had one in, started working as an aide while also in nursing school: decided to take it out. If I didn't take it out it would have been ripped out, no doubt.
Mar 5
Forum: General Nursing Student
19. Normal values: pH (7.35-7.45) pO2(90-100) pCO2 (35-45) HCO3(24-32) Question: What is this clients disorder? --> Client with an NG Tube has a pH of 7.50 (Alkalosis), pO2 90 (normal), PCO2...
Oct 3, '13
Forum: Nursing Student Assistance
20. My GPA was 3.3 when I applied. As far as an "entrance exam" there is a 20 question math test as I said earlier and a reading/vocab test.
Sep 13, '13
Forum: New York Nursing
21. As far as going from BSN to Dual Degree, you just have to talk to an advisor and they will give you an interview and take it from there. One of my classmates I took a summer class with over the...
Sep 13, '13
Forum: New York Nursing
22. Once you stop caring about what people think of you, you wont be shy anymore. Quite a transition for most people but it's possible with time. I used to be very shy but after starting to work in a...
Sep 13, '13
Forum: General Nursing Student
23. I work 2 days a week (16 hours total) at a hospital. Two days a week is MORE THAN ENOUGH for me.... especially now that I am starting medsurge 1 this fall.
Aug 28, '13
Forum: General Nursing Student
24. I'll put it to you this way: I went into as a transfer student (already have my bachelors) into the regular Undergrad program (not dual degree). Just like the dual degree students, I didn't have to...
Aug 28, '13
Forum: New York Nursing
25. Everyone takes them. At least that is from when I first applied in July 2011. Things may have changed since then. Everything you need to know is on their website.
Aug 22, '13
Forum: New York Nursing