Nursing Skills

Home Nursing Skills

Colostomy Care Nursing Procedure

A Colostomy is an artificial opening that is created as a means for evacuation of bowel contents in the event that the large intestine,...

How to Insert an IV (intravenous) line

According to the Nursing Standards on Intravenous Practice, IV (intravenous) insertion should be done safely in the nursing practice. The ANSAP believes that nurses...

Blood Transfussion

  Blood transfusions involves transfusing whole blood or blood components into venous circulation. It’s usually given to replace blood lost during surgery or life-saving situations...

Mixing Insulins in one syringe

Mixing insulins in one syringe its not hard to learn it just takes a little bit of practice . Once you go through the...
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15 Common Nursing Procedures We mess-up Unknowingly

As experienced nurses, we do nursing procedures every day and they become routines over time. But do you know that there are common nursing...
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Intradermal Injection Nursing Procedure

Intradermal Injection is the injection of a tiny amount of fluid into the layer of the skin. It’s usually done to test for drug...
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Blood Glucose Monitoring Procedure

Monitoring blood glucose levels regularly is a necessity for diabetic clients. The readings provided in each test determine the best strategy in managing blood...
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The Traditional VS Modern Circumcision

Whenever I see young boys at the health centers with an awkward posture, slightly bent at the waist, I would say to myself, “Yup!...

Medical and Surgical Asepsis Nursing Procedure

Hand Washing Hand washing is the act of cleaning one’s hand with or without the use of water or any liquid to prevent the...
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Patients with Endotracheal Tube – Nursing Roles, Management & Procedure

Endotracheal intubation is a very common procedure especially in the critical care unit for patients with airway problems. Patients who require mechanical ventilation needs...
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Nasogastric Tube Insertion Procedure

Tubal insertion into the stomach is sometimes necessary in order to either diagnose or treat some existing digestive tract malfunctions. The usual tube inserted...
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Trouble With Pedia IV Insertion – Check These Tips

Intravenous (IV) therapy is the quickest and most effective way to administer medicine or fluids to an ill infant. Because of this reason, it...