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The Best and Top Performing Nursing Schools in the Philippines

…ause rich foreign countries like U.S., Canada, Japan, Norway and Austria are in need of nurses caused by steep population growth resulting in a growing need for health care services; a diminishing pipeline of new students in nursing; an aging nursing workforce; and the lack of interest among youths to take up nursing because of the difficult and risky working conditions. In the United States alone, the demand for nurses is estimated at 600,000…

Can You Be a Nursing Educator?

…e nursing profession is. For those nurses who opt to have a career in education, engaging their students in intellectually challenging exercises every single day will definitely help revive their own personal interest in the nursing profession. Nursing educators play a critical role in preparing all types of nurses, from licensed practical nurses to nursing educators. Given this extremely important responsibility, you can be sure of a high level…

Delmar’s Nursing Review Series: Psychiatric Nursing (Thomson Delmar Learning’s Nursing Review Series)

…to take the NCLEX-RN® examination, you cannot afford to be without Delmar’s Nursing Review Series. These texts provide you with a detailed and focused review in 8 specific subject areas: Pharmacology; Medical-Surgical Nursing; Pediatric Nursing; Maternity and Women’s Health Nursing; Gerontologic Nursing; Psychiatric Nursing; Legal and Ethical Nursing and Community Health Nursing. Delmar is a part of Cengage Learning. By Delmar…

A Career Nursing – Is it the Right Choice for You?

…our interests, your personality, and your talents. Some people opine that the nursing profession is more of a calling. It is a service-oriented field. An individual must have the heart and dedication in order to excel in the nursing profession. Nursing is all about helping people. Nursing is all about helping other people get better. Nursing is all about helping the community lead a healthy life. If you have the heart to be of service to others,…

UST Post Graduate Courses in Nurses

…troduces student to the fundamentals of research, a skill that a student would constantly use in the pursuit of the degree. The core and major subjects of the graduate course included Biostatistics, Bioethics, Foundations of Nursing Practice, Nursing Administration I (Basic), Nursing Administration II (Nursing Practice), Nursing Administration III (Nursing Education), Nursing Administration IV (Perceptorship/ Practicum) and Nursing

Cerebral Concussion Nursing Care Plan

…ests itself through altered thought process that affects cognitive ability, orientation, decision making, information processing, memory, consciousness and even the loss of one’s identity. Patients that suffer cerebral concussion experience headaches and dizziness, nausea and fatigue, nervousness and a lethargic feeling, vomiting, depression, difficulty in concentrating, balancing and remembering. Others have experience hypersensitivity to…

Nursing Care Plan: Loss of Consciousness

…disorders, (e.g. cardiac arrhythmias), neurological conditions (e.g. epilepsy) and others. A nursing care plan for loss of consciousness is critical for proper care which if not administered could lead to death or comatose. Nursing care plan included guideline for initial assessment, diagnosis and specialist referral for proper care. Initial assessment involves the recording or documentation of accurate information taken from patient or any…

Operating Room Nurse

…tion process. The nurse must develop empathy with the patient and for the family that everything will turn out good with the cooperation of the patient. After assessing the patients the diagnosis begins, operating room nurse diagnosis is written in an approached that will help establish the outcome. This includes the impaired gas exchange related to anesthesia, pain and surgical procedure, activity intolerance related to pain and others, making…

DOH Seeks Total Ban of Firecrackers After Two Deaths

…orted. In the previous years, fatalities were mainly due to watusi ingestion and stray bullets The two deaths involved a seven year-old male from Cabanatuan City and a 29 year-old male from Baguio City. Both died of cerebral concussion secondary to blasting last January 1. We should take the total banning of firecrackers even more seriously now with these two deaths. We should not just ban the kwitis and the new illegal ‘cracker that cause the…

Nursing Care Plan for Mild Head Injury

…the hospital. Typical characteristics for mild head injury included a direct blow to the head, fleeting or short-lived loss of consciousness, temporary changes of alertness and awareness as well as behavioral reaction, post concussion symptoms. While the patients may look fine and is able to perform typical daily living activities, patient usually complains of something that don’t seem to be right as one experiences certain regular…

Know the Ins and Outs of the Critical Nursing Field

…of the time, these are patients that have life-threatening conditions and are confined in the intensive care unit of the hospital. Those nurses who can render duty works in ICUs are called critical care nurses. Critical care nursing is a specialization in the nursing field that ensures the delivery of optimum health care to critically ill patients. Patients who are considered critically ill are highly at risk, have unstable condition, and are…

Asia Pacific Medical & Diagnostics

…s the need for efficient screening of pulmonary diseases, especially tuberculosis, via Chest X-Ray . As part of their Diagnostic service integration, chest X-rays are included with some of their checkup packages. Radiology � Diagnosis of Cardio-Pulmonary Diseases. � Musculo-Skeletal Disorders, ie. Fractures, Dislocations, etc. � Gastro-intestinal Tract Disorders. � Genito-urinary Disorders. � Cranio-facial Disorders. Ultrasound � Detection and…

Englewood Hospital

…s. These include The Breast Care Center, a leader in fine-needle aspiration biopsies and the only comprehensive breast care center in Northern New Jersey. A federal grant was awarded to the Center as a national model for the diagnosis and management of breast cancer. The High Risk Cancer Assessment program offers Genetic Counseling to patients concerned with their family history. The Heart and Vascular Institute of New Jersey brings together in…