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Nursing Conference Coverage

No matter what your specialty is, there's a conference for you. We have put together a great resource full of conference coverage, events, interviews, and so much more.

Nurses
NTI Interview - Pain Control: June Oliver, MSN, CNS

NTI Interview - Pain Control: June Oliver, MSN, CNS

Pain management of our patients is a universal concern. When we add in a substance abuse disorder, our concerns mount.

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Nurses
NTI - How to Secure a Nasogastric Tube (NGT), Securely!

NTI - How to Secure a Nasogastric Tube (NGT), Securely!

Our patients that require an NG sometimes are wriggly and sweaty, resulting in dislodgement of the tube. This can be dangerous for our pt as well as time-consuming for us. Here is a solution.

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Students
NTI - Capella FlexPath

NTI - Capella FlexPath

Furthering your education is often the key to advancing in nursing. Have you considered getting your BSN, MSN, MBA? There are many options but flexibility is often the deciding factor. This might be f…

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Critical
NTI - Swan Ganz Monitoring for Your ICU Patient

NTI - Swan Ganz Monitoring for Your ICU Patient

Your critically ill ICU patient needs all the help we can provide to survive. One of the tools we can use to monitor our patients is the pulmonary artery catheter...

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Nurses
NTI - Clean Up Time!

NTI - Clean Up Time!

Reducing infection risk for our patients is a universal concern. However, we are all very busy and giving a bed bath isn't usually a priority for our patients, until...

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Nurses
NTI - Looking For a New Stethoscope?

NTI - Looking For a New Stethoscope?

We all use stethoscopes, some more often then others, depending on your practice setting. What brand to buy? What color? How well will I hear with it?

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Nurses
NTI - Enteral Feeding Connector - No More Mess!

NTI - Enteral Feeding Connector - No More Mess!

The Dale ACE Connector greatly minimizes splash black and spillage when accessing feeding tubes. This can be a great improvement for staff that care for patients with feeding tubes.

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Nurses
NTI - CPR Throwdown

NTI - CPR Throwdown

CPR is the first step in saving a life. When time matters, so does your skill and ability to remain calm. Here is what we learned at NTI.

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Nurses
NTI - Merit Medical DualCap: Disinfection & Protection against CRBIs

NTI - Merit Medical DualCap: Disinfection & Protection against CRBIs

Catheter-related bloodstream infections are a serious healthcare problem with a significant mortality rate and costing billions of of dollars to treat. Read about the solution invented by two infusion…

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Nurses
IVEA - The Innovative Replacement for the IV Pole - NTI

IVEA - The Innovative Replacement for the IV Pole - NTI

We've all had those patients who have an IV pole as well as multiple pieces of equipment that make it very challenging to even get them to the bathroom. Wouldn't it be great if someone invented someth…

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Nurses
NTI: What's a Scromper, Nurse Blake?

NTI: What's a Scromper, Nurse Blake?

What’s a “Scromper?” Well, it’s a great new idea from a very innovative nurse named Blake. A versatile garment made just for nurses… by a nurse….. Read on to find out more about the Scrub Romper that …

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Nurses
NTI: Medical Marijuana

NTI: Medical Marijuana

Marijuana has long been used medicinally out of the mainstream of medical practice. However, with the legalization of marijuana in many states, this is a current issue with lots of implications for nu…

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Critical
NTI - Post ICU Syndrome - First Hand Family Account

NTI - Post ICU Syndrome - First Hand Family Account

Post-intensive care syndrome, PICS is a combination of symptoms that include health problems that remain after critical illness. They may persist when the patient leaves the ICU and sometimes even whe…

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Nurses
NTI: Mastering the Art of Professional Networking

NTI: Mastering the Art of Professional Networking

Networking - we hear about it all the time. How great it is, what it will do for us, how we should all do IT! However, HOW do we do it? This article will focus on how to network.

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Nurses
NTI: Pain Management Challenges

NTI: Pain Management Challenges

Pain management in the ICU can be difficult. Added to the complexities of this care is that patients are often unable to verbalize their pain or indicate a site. Then, there are the opioid naive and o…

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Entrepreneurs
So You Want to Be Published: Just Do It!

So You Want to Be Published: Just Do It!

Last year at NTI 2016, I had the opportunity to interview Mary Fran Tracy, Editor of the AACN Advanced Critical Care Journal and a Critical Care Clinical Nurse Specialist at the University of Minnesot…

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