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Legionnaire’s Disease

Legionnaire’s Disease is an acute bronchopneumonia produced by gram-negative bacillus, Legionella pneumophila.
Tips on How To Make A Good SOAPIE copy

9 Tips on How To Make a Good SOAPIE

Nurses notes or SOAPIE, SOAP, SOAPIERS, SOI, are like integrated within a nurse's DNA but some of student nurses are still "learning" the right way on how to make a good SOAPIE. This post will give you some tips on how to do so.
Bag-Technique

Bag Technique in Nursing

The bag technique is a tool by which the nurse, during her visit will enable her to perform a nursing procedure with ease and deftness, to save time and effort with the end view of rendering effective nursing care to clients.
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.
Head-to-Toe-Physical-Assessment-for-Nurses

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!
Physical-Assessment-Videos

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.

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5 Deep Vein Thrombosis Nursing Care Plans

5 Deep Vein Thrombosis Nursing Care Plans

The nursing care plan for the client with deep vein thrombosis include: providing information regarding disease condition, treatment, and prevention; assessing and monitoring anticoagulant therapy; providing comfort measures; positioning the body and encouraging exercise; maintaining adequate tissue perfusion; and preventing complications.