needles - page 2
hey all you beatiful people, i was just curious about something and wondered if anyone could agree with me or have some insight. i am very passionate about my choice to become a nurse. i am so... Read More
Feb 18, '03We have dummies in the lab...but we also gave ourselves a shot of saline SC! I gave it in the stomach and it didn't even hurt. So I was really happy to have it over and I start giving real shots to patients actually tomorrow!
Feb 22, '03I used to be deathly afraid of any needles and would black out if my blood was drawn. This was one of the reasons I stayed away form nursing in the first place.
At the begining of my training as an EMT-2 we made 2 IV attempts on the fake arm and then were truned loose on eachother. I was so facinated on watching other's technique and offer advice that I got over my fear (I still don't like it but I can handle it now