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  1. Ugh! This was NO fun!!!
    I got one last year and my eyes got all puffy, the nurse at the Dr office told me it was probably a reation to the shot I am not sure if I should get one this year!
    Oct 19, '06
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  2. Circ on a 2yr old?
    First of all I am from canada and our medical doen't cover circs. we also do not have pediatricians UNLESS your child has medical issues and once those are resovled you go back to a "family Doctor" I...
    Oct 17, '06
    Forum: Pediatric Nursing
  3. Circ on a 2yr old?
    okay you guys please help me with this argument. My husband wants our 2.5 year old circ'd he was a preemie 27 weeks so we couldn't do it when he was born I told my husband that I think it would harm...
    Oct 17, '06
    Forum: Pediatric Nursing
  4. drug tolerance
    so I guess it is the same for all drugs? My orignal question was asked because of a patient that was becoming resistant to benadryl.
    Oct 16, '06
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  5. Anyone watch ER thursday?
    I realize that they didn't even look that is what I am talking about we had this funny cover on the isolette that covered the whole bed like a bird cage cover. HOWEVER it was only two or three nurses...
    Oct 15, '06
    Forum: NICU Nursing / Neonatal
  6. drug tolerance
    does drug tolerance go away? such as if someone was on narcs for a long time and needed high doses for the med to work and then went off the drugs would the eventually get back to having "normal"...
    Oct 15, '06
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  7. Quick question!
    Specifically speaking drugs like Benadryl. let me explain... during my clinical the nurse I was shadowing had a patient that had been on a drip of benadryl for 6 days because she had some reaction...
    Oct 14, '06
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  8. Nurses Eat Their Young
    Acutally I just declined a job offer on this basis alone. I was told that i might have a "hard time" with some of the more experienced staff members.
    Oct 14, '06
    Forum: First Year After Nursing Licensure
  9. Nurses Eat Their Young
    NOPE not at all :) they just roll you around in the dirt a bit and kinda just nibble a little. Just kidding hope you are okay
    Oct 14, '06
    Forum: First Year After Nursing Licensure
  10. Quick question!
    Does drug tolerance go away after a period of not getting the drug or not?
    Oct 12, '06
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  11. Anyone watch ER thursday?
    I agree er can be silly HOWEVER my son was a 27 weeker and i had NUMEROUS nurses turn off othe monitor and tell me the probe wasn't picking up.
    Oct 11, '06
    Forum: NICU Nursing / Neonatal
  12. I can't do this....
    His "old" job was the best paying job he can probably get and he says that if I think that I am burnt out then what is he. H ejust does things like this. He is always trying to find the next "new"...
    Oct 11, '06
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  13. I can't do this....
    I am so frustrated.....My husband and I just moved in march 750KM away from all of our family/friends for his job, so I continue to work as a CNA while waiting to get accepted by a private college,...
    Oct 11, '06
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  14. What have other nurses done that have freaked you out?
    I am a CNA and heres one for ya.... I have seen this at not one but two LTC facilities. NIGHT shift that does "Change rounds" but don't change gloves OR wash hands between each resident... example 55...
    Oct 10, '06
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  15. What was the MOST ridiculous thing a patient came to the ER for?
    ME two nights ago my daughter fell and smashed her face on the tiles in our bathroom and bit her lip it bled and swelled up so bad I was sure she was going to need stitches....well after two hours we...
    Sep 26, '06
    Forum: Emergency Nursing
  16. Rules for the ER (long)
    I am not a nurse and I agree. I spent many a day in the ED (my doctors wouldn't "fix" my gallbladder) and I saw many many stupid things happen because people are impatient.
    Sep 24, '06
    Forum: Emergency Nursing
  17. Interested in Eden Alt
    I am from canada but the facility is a EDEN facility. It is great! Some people don't think that it works BUT I know it does. PM and I will give you some ideas that won't cost the managers more money...
    Sep 17, '06
    Forum: Geriatric Nurses / LTC Nursing
  18. Brainless People!
    I hust thought that I might point out that 02 will not "blow up" all it does is allow a fire that has started to burn more intensely and if it does get too close to the tank then there could be an...
    Sep 13, '06
    Forum: Geriatric Nurses / LTC Nursing
  19. Disney Culture in Hospitals
    Everybody break out the goofy hats and Bermuda Shorts :madface:
    Sep 12, '06
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  20. Teen dies from Med Error in Labor
    I have to say that it is really sad that errors like this can happen. I am a CNA and if I made an error that caised harm to a resident then it is MY fault and I would not LET the R.N. take any...
    Sep 12, '06
    Forum: Ob/Gyn Nursing
  21. pacify or orientate? Alzheimers...
    At our facility we use a combination of techniques to deal with our residents. If they ask where they are we tell them. If they think they are at ****** then that is where they are. There is no point...
    Sep 8, '06
    Forum: Geriatric Nurses / LTC Nursing
  22. Getting CNAs to WEAR GLOVES & WASH HANDS?!?!
    I am sorry I was led to believe that you had to have some sort of education to be a CNA my bad. I get paid very well for what I do and then again there are CNAs who get paid very well to do nothing....
    Aug 9, '06
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  23. Getting CNAs to WEAR GLOVES & WASH HANDS?!?!
    Here are some good ideas.... 1. Inform them of policy and results of not wearing gloves/washing hands. (it is not your job to babysit them, if they are worht their salt they will realize the...
    Aug 9, '06
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  24. Getting CNAs to WEAR GLOVES & WASH HANDS?!?!
    EXCUSE ME? I would appreciate it if you did not lump ALL of the CNAs in with the complete idiots. SOME of us are extremely careful about infection control.
    Aug 9, '06
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  25. Share your story: "I hate it when I'm right!"
    I am a Long term care aide and I worked in a extended care facility. I had this resident that as soon as she was awake she was asking "what should I do now?" I woke her up for lunch and she cracked...
    Aug 9, '06
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion


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