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Learning Styles in Nursing

How to Find Your Learning Style

Did you know that we have different ways on how to learn? Let say I prefer and learn more about actual demonstrations than boring lectures. This post will help you be comfortable with your learning style so that you can use it to your advantage.

Thoracentesis

Thoracentesis is pleural fluid analysis. Learn about the Nursing care plans, nursing management and drugs used for thoracentesis. Responsibilities of a nurse during thoracentesis.

The 10 Rights of Drug Administration

There are many ways to prevent medication errors and one way of which is understanding the 10 "rights" of drug administration:
Ethics

Code of Ethics for Nurses in the Philippines

The Code of Ethics for Registered Nurses in the Philippines is promulgated by the Board of Nursing (BON) and was consulted with accredited professional organizations like the Philippine Nurses Association.
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Ultimate Guide to Head-to-Toe Physical Assessment

Physical assessment is an inevitable procedure not just for nurses but also doctors. Establishing a good assessment would later-on provide a more accurate diagnosis, planning and better interventions and evaluation, that's why its important to have good and strong assessment is. Below is your ultimate guide in performing a physical assessment. You might want to print a copy and bring it during your hospital duty, making your physical assessment better and more accurate!
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Head-to-Toe Physical Assessment [VIDEOS]

Physical assessment or physical examination is the process by which a qualified medical professional investigates the body of a patient for signs of disease.

List of Common Drugs & Their Antidotes That Nurses Should Know!

The following are antidotes that should be familiarized by the nurse to respond to this emergency situation quickly.

How to Assess Cranial Nerves? Cranial Nerves Assessment Form

Assessment of the cranial nerves are inevitable in making case studies or family cases analysis. Cranial nerves assessment can be tedious and sometimes we forget how to do assess a nerve. With that problem, NursesLabs will give you a "Cranial Nerve Assessment form" to help you document your cranial nerves assessment easily and accurately.

Focus Charting (F-DAR): How to do Focus Charting or F-DAR

Focus Charting of F-DAR is intended to make the client and client concerns and strengths the focus of care. It is a method of organizing health information in an individual's record. Focus Charting is a systematic approach to documentation.
Proper Body Mechanics for Nurses

Proper Body Mechanics for Nurses

Body mechanics is a broad term used to denote an effort coordinated by the muscles, bones and nervous system.

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4 Aortic Aneurysm Nursing Care Plan

4 Aortic Aneurysm Nursing Care Plan

Nursing care plan for clients with an aortic aneurysm is to modify risk factors, controlling the BP to prevent strain on the aneurysm, recognizing symptoms early, and preventing the occurrence of a rupture.