We're just missing the Stefaniemia diagnosis.....definition: a Nurse Stefanie deficiency; most common cause: lack of Nurse Stefanie exposure for greater than 24 hours; most common symptoms: uncontrolled anxiety, irrational fears, failure to thrive and multiple phone calls/pages.
Preparing for the NCLEX (blog with reviews, tips, questions)
Critical Lab Values List: this shows the values when the lab becomes "critical" or serious, often indicative that an intervention needs to be implemented by the Nurse & health care team STAT. Included is the BMP, CBC, Serum Drug Levels, Coagulation Studies, & ABGs.
When someone says "my stomach hurts" they don't realize all the stuff running through a nurses mind
This page has 100's of nursing related info pics, save, post in word and print so helpful to study with!!
Pneumothorax...gotta brush-up on this one.
Increased Intracranial Pressure (ICP) Vital Signs · Changes in vital signs o ↑ BP* o ↓ Pulse o Change in body temperature o Changes in respiratory patterns + rate*
Nursing: Later Clinical Manifestations of Cirrhosis