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  1. RPN or RN?
    If you're sure that you want to be an RN then that's the path that you should pursue. The bridges from RPN to RN take 2-3 years full time or 4-5 years part time after you've become an RPN.
    Mar 25
    Forum: Canada Nursing Programs
  2. Med-Surg book Recommendations?
    My program uses Brunner & Suddarth's Textbook of Canadian Medical-Surgical Nursing (2nd Ed., ISBN-13: 978-0-7817-9989-8. It is also a beast - it's very comprehensive and most of it is relevant, not...
    Nov 21, '13
    Forum: Nursing in Canada
  3. Nursing Diagnosis/Medical Diagnosis Question :)
    Just my two cents - I would tie the nursing diagnosis (e.g. impaired physical mobility) to the treatment (amputation) of the medical condition (Osteomyelitis): Impaired physical Mobility r/t...
    Oct 26, '13
    Forum: Nursing Student Assistance
  4. Curious...how many 'survivors' at the end?
    Wrapping up my third semester of five. There are about ninety of the original hundred left.
    Jun 14, '13
    Forum: Canada Nursing Programs
  5. Nursing School as an Older Student
    I`ve found that as an older student my prior learning, life experience and ability to keep things in perspective give me a distinct advantage over most of my younger classmates. It sounds like you...
    May 29, '13
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  6. PPD
    PPD
    As I understand it the size of the raised area from the skin test is key, not all of the redness. If there is any doubt they will send you for a chest xray. There is also a gold standard serology...
    May 22, '13
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  7. Need help for pre-admission requirements for Practical Nursing at mohawk?
    Consider taking a look at distance learning. I upgraded some high school courses through the Independent Learning Centre: Independent Learning | Distance Education | ILC.org The courses are cheap...
    May 3, '13
    Forum: Canada Nursing Programs
  8. Additional Materials for A&P
    I would highly recommend checking out Khan Academy. https://www.khanacademy.org/science/healthcare-and-medicine He works through a lot of the topics that you will need to understand and diagrams...
    May 3, '13
    Forum: Canada Nursing Programs
  9. Littmann stethoscopes vs others steth's - help
    I recently got a Littman Classic II SE and it seems to do the trick. I got it in bright orange with my name engraved on the bell to discourage elopement. :)
    Oct 21, '12
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  10. List of Schools offering 2yr (or less) fast-track Nursing degree (for ppl w/ prev deg
    Hey Firey, This thread is four years old, it's bleedin' demised. You'll probably get a better response by creating a new thread. :)
    May 22, '12
    Forum: Canada Nursing Programs
  11. Endocrine System
    I wrote everything on index cards: the major glands, control centres (e.g. pituitary, hypothalamus), hormones, target organs/tissues, and physiological effects. I would then arrange the cards into...
    Jan 12, '12
    Forum: Pre-Nursing Student
  12. Cheating
    I would have given her the opportunity (ultimatum) to turn herself in. If she didn't within a very narrow window I would have reported her as you did. Perhaps her sending a retraction email to...
    Jun 30, '11
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  13. What money can get you.
    I give her a year as a nurse max. Then she'll be able to brag about her humanitarian work at cocktail parties. Don't let it burn you, she'll get what she deserves in the end.
    Jun 26, '11
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  14. nursing in canada
    Take a look at the Canadian nursing forum, (in region/international/canada), there's a sticky with salaries at the top.
    Jun 20, '11
    Forum: Psychiatric Nursing
  15. What does a male nurse practioner do?
    Curiosity is overwhelming me...may I ask how old you are and how far along you are in your plans for world domin...uh... get a big car via nursing? Have you started a program yet?
    Mar 15, '11
    Forum: Men in Nursing
  16. Jobs at the Sunshine coast
    I believe OP is referring to the Sunshine Coast in B.C. Could an admin move this to the Canadian forum please?
    Feb 11, '11
    Forum: International Nursing
  17. MEN IN NURSING
    It's pretty ironic that you respond to a thread about discrimination with what to me seem to be broad assumptions and racial/cultural stereotypes. If you know Tarang personally I offer my apologies,...
    Feb 6, '11
    Forum: Male Nursing Student
  18. Help from Windsor nurses
    Seemed obvious to me given that all the other Windsors are tiny.
    Dec 11, '10
    Forum: International Nursing
  19. Nurse Practitioner Salary
    http://www.nursesunions.ca/sites/def...comparison.pdf
    Nov 25, '10
    Forum: International Nursing
  20. Help with General Chemistry
    I'd recommend you check out Khan academy. It's a very approachable resource that offers free lessons on a wide variety of topics including about a hundred chemistry topics. Check it out: Khan...
    Nov 23, '10
    Forum: Pre-Nursing Student
  21. Nurse Practitioner?
    Take a look at the Advanced Practice Nursing specialty forum. This topic has been covered many times. For example: Becoming an NP with little to no nursing experience?? - Nursing for Nurses
    Nov 23, '10
    Forum: Pre-Nursing Student
  22. Rn Health requirements?
    It seems to me like Alicia's getting piled on here pretty hard. While I understand and agree with the general sentiment expressed in previous posts I'm not sure that it's fair to assume that Alicia...
    Nov 22, '10
    Forum: International Nursing
  23. immigrant nurses
    Sounds to me like all y'all need to learn to talk 'merican. <cough> Sorry, I don't understand your question either...care to re-phrase?
    Nov 21, '10
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  24. Horrible at word problems
    To be totally frank Cerda I'm not sure what the purpose of your post is. You obviously have a good handle on the answer to this question, the algebraic solution that you used to solve this problem...
    Nov 19, '10
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  25. Why do some people assume NS is easy?
    Breathe Rosie, breathe...and hit that capslock button. :)
    Nov 19, '10
    Forum: General Nursing Student


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