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

Basic Metabolic Panel Simplified

SODIUM Hypernatremia: Greater than 145 Signs and symptoms of hypernatremia: mental status changes, confusion, agitation, ataxia, convulsion, hypertension, tachycardia, decreased urine output, thirst, pulmonary edema, dyspnea,...
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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...
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...
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Lab Values Made Easy for the Visual Learners

EXTREME CAUTION: This video of Lab Values Made Easy Story is EXTREMELY silly, but it works!It is very difficult to memorize the lab values...
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...
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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Nursing 101: Head to Toe Nursing Assessment

Do you really need to know this for the real world? Yes.Are you really going to do a full head to toe assessment on...

Online Med Math Game for Nursing Students

Are you new to medicine math? Learning Nurse Resources Network presents Tablet Dosages Game for you to enhance your math skills. One wrong answer...

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