Category: Nursing Procedure Checklist

IV Infusion Pumps

IV Infusion Pumps

Various types of electronic I.V. infusion pumps are available to help regulate the flow of I.V. solutions or drugs, improving the safety and accuracy of the drug and fluid administration....

Airborne Precautions

Airborne Precautions

Airborne precautions prevent the spread of infectious diseases transmitted by pathogens that are breathed, sneezed, or coughed. Effective airborne precautions require a negative air-pressure room with the door closed to...

Heimlich Maneuver

Heimlich Maneuver

Definition Heimlich maneuver is composed of a series of under-the-diaphragm abdominal thrusts.  It is an emergency technique recommended for helping a person who’s choking on a foreign object (foreign-body airway...

Hearing Tests

Hearing Tests

Rinne’s Test Definition Rinne’s test is a hearing test that compares the perception of sounds as it compares the patient’s ability to hear a tone conducted via air and bone...

Allen’s Test

Allen’s Test

Definition Allen’s test is a used to test the blood supply in the hand that is performed before radial arterial blood sampling or cannulation. It is also called as Allen...

T-Tube Care

T-Tube Care

Also called a biliary draining tube. May be placed in the common bile duct after cholecystectomy or choledochostomy. The tube facilitates biliary drainage during healing. The surgeon inserts the short...