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  1. Cardiac arrest caused by a seizure
    As a note you will see "seizure like" activity when a patient looses consciousness. So many times I've seen family and Staff freak out when a patient has passed out from having blood drawn or a...
    Aug 17
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  2. Cardiac arrest caused by a seizure
    It is very possible that what you noticed was not a seizure but cardiac arrest itself. I've seen it many times when a patient suffers cardiac arrest that they do shake, eyes role back, breathing...
    Aug 17
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  3. Cath v/s EP
    That has been the issue. Most staff has made the rounds through the EP Lab and we lost our coordinator. So now we have only three core people that work in the EP Lab and no support system. Im hoping...
    Jul 24
    Forum: CCU Nursing / Coronary / Cardiac
  4. Cath v/s EP
    Our unit, which started out as purely cath made the addition of EP last year. There have been a few core people that work mostly EP but also cover call for cath and do cath cases when needed. The...
    Jul 20
    Forum: CCU Nursing / Coronary / Cardiac
  5. Craziest vitals on a person who lived?
    Diastolic BP of 220. The systolic could not be heard because it was greater than 300 and above all meters.
    Jul 10
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  6. Scientific or paranormal explanation?
    So how it goes is actually what is attched to these badges. I understand that not all nurses put pins and lapels on there badges but most do and the heavy pin facing out, wants to flip around because...
    Jun 1
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  7. Scientific or paranormal explanation?
    So how it goes is actually what is attched to these badges. I understand that not all nurses put pins and lapels on there badges but most do and the heavy pin facing out want to flip around because...
    Jun 1
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  8. "Male" nurse?  Le sigh.
    Once had a an older dementia patient lady ask how long I've been a male nurse. I joked I had been a nurse for four years but a male for only two. And then once a young man ask me if I was gay. I...
    May 22
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  9. GMO's
    You would think but I've seen Doctors, PT,OT, EMTs, and Family members on this site in the past.
    May 12
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  10. GMO's
    Really hoping to see if Dieticians or Diet oriented nurses have had any indepth converstaions regarding GMOs and safety.
    May 12
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  11. Appropriate to go to a patients funeral?
    I've asked myself multiple times if I should go. I've gone to two funerals. Once for a patient that I took care of multiple times, and once performed CPR on him in an elevator with his mother at his...
    May 12
    Forum: LPN / LVN Corner
  12. GMO's
    Regarding more and more studies being conducted by both the U.S. and Multiple E.U. countries showing that GMO's are actually safe for both human and animal consumption. Has anyone dealt with...
    May 12
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  13. Cyclic vomiters (drive me up the wall)
    I've seen this several times with wretching and vomiting and sometimes pain. One thing that has always been a constant is Pot use, and each time they are very heavy users. I read an article about it...
    Apr 23
    Forum: Emergency Nursing
  14. How old are you?
    Not extremely fit nor fat. Has some Gray hair 31
    Apr 23
    Forum: Men in Nursing
  15. Black Humour
    I worked in a Spinal Rehab Center years ago. I learned just how humorous some but not all of those patients could be. I would see the Paras say to the Quads "hey Quad can you do this?" as they flap...
    Apr 13
    Forum: Nursing Humor / Share Jokes
  16. Veganism and the pursue of nursing
    " And of course many of these products come from factory farms , where animals are not raised in a natural way, have substances inject into them, and often mistreated. Organic farms where animals are...
    Jan 22
    Forum: Pre-Nursing Student
  17. Veganism and the pursue of nursing
    Very Well said. As a Beef cattle farmer myself and member of one of the largest Ag producing counties in the state of VA you hit the nail on the head.
    Jan 22
    Forum: Pre-Nursing Student
  18. Veganism and the pursue of nursing
    Wow, not a Vegan but never thaought of that at all.
    Jan 22
    Forum: Pre-Nursing Student
  19. Veganism and the pursue of nursing
    MeiLana-Not sure about the myths of soy. can you elaborate?
    Jan 22
    Forum: Pre-Nursing Student
  20. Veganism and the pursue of nursing
    RNsRWE and Veggiestunyc- Can we please get back at hand of giving advise to a fellow nurse and stop this mindless bickering. You are both right and you are both wrong in certain aspects. Please stop
    Jan 22
    Forum: Pre-Nursing Student
  21. Veganism and the pursue of nursing
    In my current place which is Cardiac Cath and EP we see plenty of people that have treated their bodies badly, We have a PA that is a Vegan, for health not moral reasons, and he suggests more...
    Jan 22
    Forum: Pre-Nursing Student
  22. Anatomy of a Code
    Fortunately from the Cath Lab side of codes we usually have very good outcomes. I hate to say just another day at the office but once you run enough of them it really does feel like just another...
    Jan 20
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  23. EP Nurses
    Hi all, I am curious if there are any EP nurses out there that have any good information websites or books? I have been in EP for the last two years but am now training some new hires. I have...
    Jan 19
    Forum: Cardiac Nursing
  24. ICD off but not pacer
    Michlynn is correct. A magnet will only turn off a defibrillator, as far as a pacemaker all companies have what is called a magnet rate that sets the rate to a certain range once it is placed. In...
    Jan 12
    Forum: Cardiac Nursing
  25. IV pushes
    We call it the cath lab push. We will fast push almost every med except Protamine and Calcium/Potassium. Most drugs in a good INT can be pushed fast into the IV pump tubing and allowed to fluch in...
    Dec 11, '14
    Forum: Nursing and Patient Medications


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