cytotec, do you plaor do the docs do it? - page 2
we are having a little debate at one of the hospitals i work at , the nurses are refusing to place it vaginally they insist it is not in our scope of practice. i say it is and am the only one doing... Read More
Aug 5, '02Occupation: L&D RN CCE MOM Joined: Apr '02; Posts: 40we only use it for iufd due to the above. the doc's place it, and we're happy with that. too much liability and like above, a few doc's who LOVE to pass the blame when anything goes wrong. we don't place iupc's either and only experienced r n's place ise's.
Aug 6, '02Occupation: L&D RN Joined: Jul '02; Posts: 75Although I have only been at this hospital since May, I have not seen it used in any manner. Thank goodness.
We did use it at my former hospital, but I haven't worked there since January 2000.
I like the oral route much better. We only did it vaginally and the docs always placed it. We never had a bad outcome so I am sure that one was just around the corner!