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  1. Blood Glucose monitoring equipment suitable for rheumatology patients
    I work in a rheumatology unit. We frequently have diabetic patients who cannot maintain independance in monitoring their diabetes due to disabilities caused by rheumatoid conditions and the equipment...
    Apr 30, '01
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  2. Doing Without a P.O. Med Nurse - HELP!!!!
    Hi, Im a nurse in England and Ive never heard of a meds nurse before.Ive just left a job in a 56 bedded nursing home and it was a nightmare doing a med round on a morning, it could easily take 2...
    Dec 20, '00
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  3. mother with young child
    Hi Mandy I have a toddler. When first returning to work, I worked in a nursing home as thay were so flexible with the shifts.I worked 8am until 8 pm three days a week. Initially working every...
    Dec 5, '00
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  4. Poor students
    I once heard a tale during my nurse training about another student nurse.This student was asked to warm up some blood ready for a transfusion and was found boiling the bag of blood in a pan full of...
    Nov 29, '00
    Forum: Nursing Humor / Share Jokes
  5. Death With Dignity?
    Hasnt this womans doctor missed the point a bit. Even If you had time to change dressings hourly, I cant imagine that many patients( or their relatives if unable to speak for themselves) would...
    Nov 17, '00
    Forum: Nursing Issues On Patient Safety
  6. Burnedoutrn
    Re old topic:-Burned out, any suggestions? Take a career break. I did. I worked in a fish and chip shop for two months.It was straight forward, fast,hard work, no responsibilities, no pressure, no...
    Nov 16, '00
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  7. Where do burned out nurses go ?
    Take a career break. I did. I worked In a fish and chip shop for two months, hard , fast work,no time to think, no responsibilities, no problems. Lived a normal life without thinking about work. Then...
    Nov 16, '00
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  8. angry co-worker
    Nursing is a 24 hour job! Have you ever worked with this nurse? How about each of you working a day and night shift together. Nursing is a hard enough job with enough problems without nurses...
    Nov 16, '00
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  9. This is so sad........
    Keep smiling.Look on the positive side. Nurses get great job satisfaction, what sort of job satisfaction would you get emptying rubbish?Would you really be happy doing that? It would drive me mad. ...
    Nov 15, '00
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion