Nursing Care

Nursing 3 Minute Physical Assessment
Nursing 3 Minute Physical Assessment
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Nursing 8 Hour VS 12 Hour Shifts
Nursing 8 Hour VS 12 Hour Shifts
The length of a nurse’s shift is a hot button topic and one that doesn’t appear to have many clear-cut answers. However, 12-hour shifts have been gaining popularity among nurses and hospitals for quite some time now. The 12-hour nursing shift dates back to the 1970s when it was used as a way to retain…
Nursing 3 Antibiotics Practice Test
Nursing 3 Antibiotics Practice Test
Many Wells, MSc, RN, RM, Dip N (Lond), nurse consultant for Integrated Bladder and Bowel Care, Devon PCT. What is it? Urinalysis is an extremely valuable tool for diagnosis and screening. It is cheap and simple to perform and can indicate a variety of disorders and diseases (Wells, 1997). How does it…
Nursing Care Plan for Anemia
Nursing Care Plan for Anemia
Anemia is the reduction in red blood cells (erythrocytes) thus decreasing the oxygen carrying capacity of the blood due to the following (1) excessive blood loss (2) deficiencies and abnormalities of RBC production (3) Excessive destruction of RBC. Common Symptoms of Anemia These symptoms appear in most…
Nursing 4 less
Nursing 4 less
McHenry County has a nursing home called Valley Hi. It has a huge surplus. Over $40 million. ($40.8 million at the end of July; $37.8 million at the end of August, 2014.) The annual budget is $10-11 million and the operation is so efficient that it pretty much breaks even. Yet. the McHenry County Board…
Nursing Care Plan for Sepsis
Nursing Care Plan for Sepsis
The patients with highest risk from the septic shock and bacteremia would include infants, elderly and people who are immune-suppressed with chronic diseases. The long term goals of nursing diagnosis for sepsis are the maintenance of negative cultures by following the antibiotic therapy. The temperature…
Nursing theories
Nursing theories
By, BSN, RN Nursing theory — another much dreaded, seemingly forgettable part of the nursing education experience. You memorize the theorists, try to memorize what they stand for and hope to replay it successfully on nursing school exams. And the whole time, if you are like me, you wonder, what am I…