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Nursing Care Plan for Insomia

What is Insomia Insomnia is the perception or complaint of inadequate or poor-quality sleep because of one or more of the following: difficulty falling asleep waking up frequently during the...


Plastic Surgery Nursing

“Mirror mirror on the wall, who is the fairest of them all?” Admit it, if you’re a girl, you’ve at least said this to yourself while studying yourself in the...


Getting to Know MERS-CoV

What’s Hot: MERS-CoV Lydia is panicking. She was trying to relax by watching late-night news after a long day at work. However, instead of relaxing her, the news somewhat gave...

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Newborn’s mouth sealed

er first special day as a full-fledged mother was not pleasant. Jasmine, 31, yesterday — Mother’s Day — faced the media to expose what she claimed was the abuse her...

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Nurse Informatics Specialist

NURSE INFORMATICS SPECIALISTS: Converging Nursing with Computer Science and Information Technology The increasing complexity of patient care has urged the use of more efficient and secured information management system particularly...



Also known as pleural fluid aspiration, the thoracic wall is punctured to obtain a specimen of pleural fluid for analysis or to relieve pulmonary compression and resultant respiratory distress. Locating...

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Military Nursing

How to become a Military nurse

So, you now are interested to become one Military Nurse, but how do you get there? First you need to acquire a nursing diploma either in Associate of Science in Nursing (ASN) or Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN). You may also speak with a military recruiter since there are different branches of the military that will often offer to pay all or part of your education once you agree to serve as a Military Nurse for a certain number of years.


Preparing for KUB (Kidneys, Ureters, Bladder)

KUB: An overview

KUB Xray which stands for (Kidneys, Ureters, Bladder) is a procedure that may be performed to assess the abdominal area for causes of abdominal pain, or to assess the organs and structures of the urinary and/or gastrointestinal (GI) system. It may be the first diagnostic procedure to be done when assessing a patient’s urinary system. It is also often used to diagnose causes of abdominal pain. Information including the size and position of the bladder, kidneys, and ureter may also be viewed.