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Common Metabolic Panel for Nursing Clinicals

You have no idea what the numbers mean when you see it on the nursing reports, but now you can keep this on your...
Common Medical Abbreviations

Common Medical Abbreviations

Medical abbreviations are essential to know in the nursing world. You will need to know these common medical abbreviations for your exams and for...

Easy Way to Remember Infection Control

Contact Mrs. WeeM – multidrug resistant organism R – respiratory infection S – skin infections W – wound infections E – enteric (clostridium difficile) E – eye infection – conjunctivitisDroplet SPIDERMANS...
NCLEX Question 5

NCLEX Question 5

A patient with atrial fibrillation is ambulating and suddenly says, "I feel really dizzy." What should the nurse do?A. Assess the blood pressure B. Check...
IV Solution Cheat Sheet

IV Solution Cheat Sheet

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Animation of Ileostomy Presentation in Under 5 Minutes

If someone is choking, when do you use the AED? When do you call for help? Did you know that if you do not...

Little Known Ways to Prioritize Based on Patient’s Needs

You are assigned to five patients and you have to figure out which patients to prioritize to see first. Nursing school and NCLEX love...
Nursing Math: Heparin Drip and Heparin Titrationvideo

Nursing Math: Heparin Drip and Heparin Titration

You are given the patient's weight and you are staring at a bunch of numbers on your exams, but you don't know how to...
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Tools for Major Lab Values in 7 Minutes

Impress your clinical professor with your knowledge of major lab values and your electrolyte panel diagrams. Let Caroline Porter Thomas, RN explain tools that...
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What Makes a Really Good Nursing Care Plan?

When you get to nursing clinical, you will learn how to create a care plan. However, it can seem overwhelming in the beginning because...

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