Nursing Stories About Mom’s (Mother’s Day 2021)
2 stories about mom’s I took care of as a nurse. Nursing can be a life changing experience.
By Kati Kleber RN CCRN (Critical Care Nurse, Nursing Student Mentor, NCLEX educator, and Nursing Podcast Host)
Your ultimate guide to nursing mnemonics. Over 100 mnemonics for nurses explained for you by the lovely Kati Kleber RN CCRN
VEAL CHOP Nursing Mnemonic (Fetal Accelerations and Decelerations)
A fetal acceleration is an abrupt increase in fetal heart rate above the established baseline. A fetal deceleration is a decrease in fetal heart rate below the established fetal heart rate. The VEAL CHOP nursing mnemonic can be used to ...
Ep015: Identify Responsibilities of Each Health Care Team Member
Nursing staff Continual care provider, advocate, administer medications and orders placed by medical team, evaluate effectiveness, notify medical staff of concerns, facilitate collaboration of entire healthcare team, work with health care team to optimize care Manage additional nursing support staff, ...
Ep70 Anorexia and Bulimia
ANOREXIA Amenorrhea No organic factors accounts for weight loss Obviously thin but feels FAT Refusal to maintain normal body weight Epigastric discomfort is common X-symptoms (peculiar symptoms) Intense fears of gaining weight Always thinking of food BULIMIA … Continued
Ep63 Pulmonary Edema (MAD DOG)
Morphine – causes vasodilation resulting in decreased BP Aminophylline – relaxes airways to make breathing easier Digitalis – improve heart function in pulmonary edema Diuretics (Lasix) – pull excess fluid off Oxygen – improve oxygenation Gases (Blood Gases/ABGs) – assesses ...