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Nursing Documentation and Reporting: Do’s and Don’ts

Nursing Documentation and Reporting: Do’s and Don’ts

Originally posted 2013-08-24 09:51:26. Republished by Blog Post Promoter Nursing documentation is responsible for keeping the legal record of the patient, which is known as the patient’s chart, regarding his personal information and care. On the other hand, nursing reporting occurs when two medical professionals directly and indirectly involved in the care of the patient...
Female Reproductive System

Female Reproductive System

Originally posted 2013-08-19 01:46:52. Republished by Blog Post PromoterThe role of the females in the reproduction of human beings is much more complicated than the males. Their part will not only involve producing egg cells but also will include the care and protection of a growing fetus inside the womb for nine long months. In...
Multiple Sclerosis Nursing Management

Multiple Sclerosis Nursing Management

Originally posted 2013-09-17 06:06:32. Republished by Blog Post PromoterMultiple Sclerosis is a condition of the central nervous system and is chronic in nature. This is described as the demyelination of the brain, spinal cord and optic nerve’s white matter and usually occurs as small patches. Pathophysiology and/or Etiology Demyelination is defined as damage on the...
Guillain-Barré Syndrome: How Nurses Should Manage

Guillain-Barré Syndrome: How Nurses Should Manage

Originally posted 2013-11-30 05:50:32. Republished by Blog Post PromoterGuillain-Barré Syndrome is a neuromuscular disorder, also termed as polyradiculoneuritis, and acute condition that involves inflammatory demyelinating polyneuropathy that occurs on the peripheral sensory and motor nerves, most of the time on the nerve roots. Pathophysiology and/or Etiology Guillain-Barré Syndrome is considered to be an autoimmune disorder....
Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia (BPH) Nursing Management

Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia (BPH) Nursing Management

Originally posted 2014-01-15 21:23:12. Republished by Blog Post PromoterBenign Prostatic Hyperplasia is a condition wherein the prostate gets enlarged, causing it to compress the urethra. This will lead to the manifestation of urinary symptoms. By the age of 80, one out of four men suffers from BPH. Pathophysiology/Etiology Studies show that the aging process and...
Hand Washing Technique: Steps to Break Away from Infection

Hand Washing Technique: Steps to Break Away from Infection

Originally posted 2013-09-20 07:18:10. Republished by Blog Post PromoterKeeping clean and sterile is the fundamental principle for breaking the chain of infection. One of the most well-known and basic ways yet practiced is hand washing. It is considered as the most important practice to control the spread of infection. The healthcare providers are not the...
FDAR Charting - How Nurses Do It

FDAR Charting – How Nurses Do It

Originally posted 2013-08-22 09:29:52. Republished by Blog Post PromoterFocus charting or simply termed as F-DAR is a kind of documentation utilizing the nursing process and involves the four steps: assessment, planning, implementation and evaluation. It is a systematic approach. It is focused on the care of the client and related strengths or concerns.  One F-DAR...
Male Reproductive System

Male Reproductive System

Originally posted 2013-08-12 05:01:14. Republished by Blog Post PromoterPreservation of the human life not only depends on the pregnancy of females alone. This will not be possible without the help of the male species and their share in reproduction. The different sex organs of the male are functioning in harmony to produce and ejaculate seminal...
Nursing Care Plan for Coronary Artery Disease

Nursing Care Plan for Coronary Artery Disease

Originally posted 2014-01-12 14:48:56. Republished by Blog Post PromoterAngina is the classical symptom of coronary artery disease or CAD. It is a pain caused by inadequate or no oxygen and nutrient consumption of the myocardial tissues due to poor coronary artery blood supply. Mostly, CAD patients suffer from angina attacks because of atherosclerotic factors. Angina...
Licensed Nurses Proven Guilty of Misconduct

Licensed Nurses Proven Guilty of Misconduct

Originally posted 2014-01-20 08:48:24. Republished by Blog Post PromoterNurse Guilty of Robbery In Ireland, a nurse has been revoked the right to practice after being proven to have robbed money from patients of care. Fiona Mary Quinn, with nurse registration number of 105233, was discovered by the Ireland Nursing and Midwifery Board’s committee for fitness-to-practice...
Weary Critical Care Nurses Prone to Make Unhappy Clinical Judgement

Weary Critical Care Nurses Prone to Make Unhappy Clinical Judgement

According to a research presented in the American Journal of Critical Care (AJCC)’s January edition, exhausted nurses have higher probability of voicing out apprehensions about the regretful decisions they make regarding the care of a patient. Nurses who commonly experienced tiredness, lack of enough rest and sleep, daytime drowsiness and inability to adjust during shifting...
Stressed Nurses May Place Patients in Danger

Stressed Nurses May Place Patients in Danger

A recent study shows that a nurse who experienced “burn out” may put the patient’s welfare at risk. According to the Royal College of Nursing (RCN) in the United Kingdom, the care of the patients may be jeopardized due to understaffing and tons of workloads. Nurses, in their day-to-day experience, may be subjected to unavoidable...
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