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  1. tums in an ng tube
    Is the dumbest thing that I have every heard of. But the cherry on top is that it is 3 times a day. Crushing tums makes them chalky and a mess. Not to mention clogging the damn tube up. I have had to...
    Jan 13, '13
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  2. newbie question
    I have a question. I had a patient that had 2 diarrhea stools in the bed. I went in to talk/clean with him, each time he thought he had to pass gas. We attempted to ambulate to the bedside cam-ode...
    Oct 1, '12
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  3. newbie with questions
    I would like to get some advice about a patient i had yesterday. My first shift off of orientation was kinda crazy. My patient had a PEG tube, Rectal tube, ostomy with a PEG in it to administer vanc...
    Sep 6, '12
    Forum: Critical Care Nursing
  4. New grad in need of some advice...Pleaase
    Hi everyone, I am a recent New grad from a LPN to RN program. Before I graduated I was working at a HMO in an ambulatory setting. I graduated in Nov and then the economy took a I have...
    May 3, '09
    Forum: Ambulatory Care Nursing / Clinic Nursing
  5. Is it an exposure
    Thank you for the info.....I was more grossed out than anything. I just wasn't sure if it was something to be worried about. Or if it is something I should report. I washed my hands several...
    Jan 2, '09
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  6. Is it an exposure
    I put my hand in the trash...dumb I know...and rubbed against some lube on a glove. The glove had been used to do a rectal on a hep c pt. It did not have blood on it and it brushed my hand. I...
    Jan 2, '09
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  7. Hesi
    I have to take the Hesi exit exam and my school requires a 900 to graduate. My problem is that we have take 3 practice tests over the past 6 months and my score trend has been going in the wrond...
    Oct 4, '08
    Forum: NCLEX Discussion Forum