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4 Steps to Nursing Delegation

Delegation is tricky subject in nursing school.  While it’s presented in a black and white, very straightforward manner in the classroom… the way it plays

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Is NURSING.com (NRSNG Academy) Worth it? (candid reviews from members)

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Work Smarter, Not Harder

Nursing school can be a bumpy ride, and to help you get through your journey we decided to cover time management on the podcast.  If

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EKG05: Sinus Tachycardia

Want more of this show? Subscribe in iTunes: HERE Subscribe in Google Play: HERE Read our massive post on EKG Interpretation for Nurses here: https://www.nrsng.com/interpret-ekgs-heart-rhythms/

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10 NCLEX Questions for HIV

Caring for the HIV (human immunodeficiency virus) patient requires a deep knowledge of the disease process. The new nurse should have a basic understanding of

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10 NCLEX Questions for COPD

COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease) is a common respiratory disorder that affects more than 11 million people in the US.  Sadly, there is no cure

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FF003 – Newborn Assessment

Today we talk about the Newborn Assessment. We do have an OB/Peds course as part of the NRSNG Academy Membership If you aren’t aware, we

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How Much Do Nurses Make?

How I Made Over $70,000 My First Year as a Nurse   One question I remember Googling all the time while I was in nursing

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Ep029: Obtaining Informed Consent

What is informed consent?  Basically the patient is giving permission for treatment and acknowledging that they understand the risks and benefits of the procedure as

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Ep83 Child Abuse (CHILD ABUSE)

CHILD ABUSE Child’s excessive knowledge of sex and abusive words Hair growth in various lengths Inconsistent stories from the child and parent/s Low self-esteem Depression

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Ep021: Nursing Documentation

If it wasn’t documented, it wasn’t done! Nurses are responsible for documenting many things. Some of which include: Care plans Medications (many facilities use barcode

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Ep020: Provide and Recieve Report

Report will look different in various areas of the hospital ED report is very short and concise Critical care report is very detailed Floor report

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Ep79 Intra Uterine Device (PAINS)

PAINS Period (menstrual: late, spotting, bleeding) Abdominal pain, dyspareunia (painful intercourse) Infection (abnormal vaginal discharge) Not feeling well, fever or chills String missing

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Ep73 Manic Attack (DIG FAST)

DIG FAST Distractibility Indiscretion Grandiosity Flight of Ideas Activity Increase Sleep Deficit Talkative View our other nursing mnemonics inside the full course here.

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Ep68 Dialysis (AEIOU)

Check the vowels: AEIOU Acid-Base Problems Electrolyte Problems Intoxications Overload of fluids Uremic Symptoms

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Ep66 Truama (ABCDEFGHI)

ABCDEFGHI Airway Breathing Circulation Disability Examine Fahrenheit Get Vitals Head to Toe Assessment Intervention

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Ep65 Transient Incontinence (DIAPERS)

DIAPPERS Delirium Infection Atrophic Urethra- atrophy of the urethra Pharmaceuticals- blood pressure medication, antidepressants, diuretics, sleeping pills Psychologic Excess Urine Output Restricted Mobility Stool Impaction

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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

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Ep61 Elimination (POOPER SCOOP)

POOPER  SCOOP (Promotion) Position Output Offer Fluids Privacy Exercise Report Results (Evaluation) Size (Amount) Consistency Occult Blood Odor Peristalsis

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Ep57 Moles (ABCDs)

ABCD’s Asymmetry- is the mole irregular in shape? Border- is the border irregular, notched, or poorly defined? Color- does the color vary (for example, between

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Ep54 Coronary Arteries (CAMP, AC)

I have a RIGHT to CAMP if you LEFT off the AC Right Coronary Artery Marginal artery Posterior intraventricular artery Left Anterior ventricular artery Circumflex

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Ep52 Heart Failure (HEAD, CHOP)

Right sided: HEAD Hepatomegaly Edema (Bipedal) Ascites Distended Neck Vein Left Sided: CHOP Cough Hemoptysis Orthopnea Pulmonary Congestion (crackles/rales)

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Ep50 Hypoxia (RAT BED)

RAT BED Early Hypoxia: Restlessness Anxiety Tachycardia  / Tachypnea Late Hypoxia: Bradycardia Extreme Restlessness Dyspnea

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Ep42 Dyspnea (6 Ps)

The 6 P’s Pulmonary Bronchial Constriction Possible Foreign Body Pulmonary Embolus (PE) Pneumothorax Pump Failure Pneumonia

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Ep36 CHF (UNLOAD FAST)

UNLOAD FAST U sit Upright Nitro Lasix Oxygen Aminophylline Digoxin Fluids – decrease Afterload – decrease Sodium – decrease Tests: dig level, ABG, K+

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