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Stamp of Approval

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While running around grabbing supplies, I pinched my finger between two doors.

Yeah… don’t think I’m ready to do that kind of case on my own.

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February 18, 2011 at 16:37

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The Never Ending Case

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My room has only had one case today. I left the room at noon for nursing orientation and came down during a break. The case is still going on.

We started at 7:30. It is now 13:30.
Hopefully it will be done when I get back.

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February 15, 2011 at 14:24

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NCLEX Practice Question of the Week

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Here is the weekly question posted on the NCSBN Learning Extension:

A client arrives in the emergency department after a radiologic accident at a local factory. The first approach of the nurse should be to take which action after the client has been placed in a decontamination room?

  1. Begin decontamination procedures for the client
  2. Ensure physiologic stability of the client
  3. Wrap the client in blankets to minimize staff contamination
  4. Double bag the client’s contaminated clothing

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February 14, 2011 at 19:58

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