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Congenital Hypothyroidism Nursing Care Management and Planning

Congenital Hypothyroidism

Congenital hypothyroidism (CH) is inadequate thyroid hormone production in newborn infants.
Endocrine System Anatomy and Physiology

Endocrine System Anatomy and Physiology

The major endocrine organs of the body include the pituitary, thyroid, parathyroid, adrenal, pineal and thymus glands, the pancreas, and the gonads. The regulatory functions of the nervous and endocrine systems are similar in some aspects, but differ in such ways.
6 Cushing's Disease Nursing Care Plan

6 Cushing’s Disease Nursing Care Plan

Here are six (6) nursing care plans (NCP) for Cushing's disease or Cushing's syndrome:
Cushing's Syndrome Nursing Care Management and Study Guide

Cushing’s Syndrome

Cushing's syndrome is a cluster of clinical abnormalities caused by excessive levels of adrenocortical hormones (particularly cortisol) or related corticosteroids and, to a lesser extent, androgens and aldosterone.
Our Cup of Coffee: 6 Caffeine Facts for Nurses

Our Cup of Coffee: 6 Caffeine Facts for Nurses

Caffeine has many benefits to humans, but are there any cons that nurses must know about their ultimate energy beverage?

Hormones: 9 Chemicals at Play Nurses Need to Know

Each and every hormone has their own function and designation, so let’s meet and greet these little ones and see what they got for us.

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