RobbiRN is a RN and works as a ER RN.
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The brain continually tells the body what to do. Short of deep sedation, there is no avoiding its directive energy. As caregivers, we need that energy on our side. There are two essential ways we can harness the massive power of our patients’ thoughts: First, we need to confront and refute our patients’ own predisposition to failure. Second, and maybe more crucial, we need to avoid creating negative energy that patients didn’t bring with them. Their lives are in our hands -- and our words.