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  1. Just curious, What do they teach in Nursing School these days?
    I have to say that as a student, I work as a CNA and volunteer for every dirty job and experience I can get my hands on. We are being taught to pass the NCLEX and write papers in APA format. We do...
    Apr 17, '12
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  2. Nursing classes are easy...
    Pardon my vent but as someone who suffers from ADHD I find this to be very narrow minded and I hope that I never have a nurse with such a judgmental attitude caring for me. A prescription means that...
    Apr 17, '12
    Forum: About A Nursing Student - Cartoon Series
  3. I hate nursing exams
    I hate the way our nursing exams are written. The faculty does not spell or grammar check them and the wording is poor. My ATI predictor tests are usually "Level 3" indicating a passing level on the...
    Apr 15, '12
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  4. Heart Stop Beating - man lives without heart
    Just picturing when I chart and give report...... The computer will not stop alarming and "203's last vitals were BP 120/78, Resp 16, 02 99%, Temp 98.4, Oh and his HR was 0" will probably get a few...
    Feb 8, '12
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  5. Prospective State College of Florida (Manatee) ADN Students
    Sorry I haven't been on here in a few months. I do know a guy with a 3.8 GPA that got in, and the only the GPA of the rerequisite and general education courses matters, if a course is not required...
    Jan 7, '12
    Forum: Florida Nursing
  6. Do YOU enjoy nursing school?
    I have to say that I enjoy nursing school. I am (like several other posters) a total night owl and my DH works 4-midnight, needless to say it makes for some serious sleep deprivation. The first...
    Jan 7, '12
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  7. What are the item(s) you need most for nursing school?
    I personally love my Droid X, I have a pdf copy of my med-surgical book and the screen is just large enough to read while I am doing nothing else. I am currently looking for a good flash card app...
    Aug 4, '11
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  8. Differences between BRUNNER & SUDDARTH'S 11th and 12th editions
    Thank you sooo much, I used 7zip to open it and had no problems. I love having the ebook so I can just take my laptop :lol2:
    Jul 25, '11
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  9. Differences between BRUNNER & SUDDARTH'S 11th and 12th editions
    I found an international edition from the UK for $58, but I am curious where you downloaded the 11th? I would like to have an copy to put in my computer if it is free :up: Thanks in advance
    Jul 21, '11
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  10. Differences between BRUNNER & SUDDARTH'S 11th and 12th editions
    Thanks, I will be asking the professor. I have never had any problem using old or international versions before, but I guess nursing books are an unknown for me :)
    Jul 16, '11
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  11. Differences between BRUNNER & SUDDARTH'S 11th and 12th editions
    Hi, I am wondering if anyone had compared BRUNNER & SUDDARTH'S Textbook of Medical Surgical Nursing Editions 11 and 12. I am supposed to buy the 12th edition package for $180 and I can get the 11th...
    Jul 16, '11
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  12. Prospective State College of Florida (Manatee) ADN Students
    Hi, I personally had a 4.0 GPA for the program because I was allowed to use statistics (got an A) instead of College algebra (got a C) and Intro to world religions (A) instead of Humanities (C) and...
    Jul 14, '11
    Forum: Florida Nursing
  13. Prospective State College of Florida (Manatee) ADN Students
    Congratulations!!!!! I was accepted as well, it kind of stinks that I could not get them to give me the physical form to be filled out by my Dr. when I went for a work physical 3 weeks ago, but now I...
    Jul 3, '11
    Forum: Florida Nursing
  14. How to Handle Student Incivility
    I purposely took the hardest A&P instructor at my school because I wanted to have a strong foundation for my nursing classes. I heard many negative things about her (you had to attend class, if your...
    Jun 18, '11
    Forum: Nursing Educators / Faculty
  15. SCF/Manatee Community College Nursing Program
    I have done all my pre-reqs there and have been pleased so far. I am hoping for an acceptance letter on July 1st for the Venice campus AS program...... @ ashcoyle, which campus are you going to, if I...
    Jun 3, '11
    Forum: Florida Nursing
  16. Prospective State College of Florida (Manatee) ADN Students
    Hi, I am looking to see if there are any other prospective nursing students that are waiting to be accepted to State College of Florida-Manatee (I go to Venice). I submitted my application the first...
    May 29, '11
    Forum: Florida Nursing