Tag Archives: emergency medical

Tough To Say No To CT Scans In Emergency Rooms : Shots – Health News Blog : NPR

A trip to the emergency room today is likely to trigger a round of routine diagnostic tests from blood work to an electrocardiogram to a urine sample. And increasingly, there’s one more on that list: the CT scan. A new … Continue reading

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Psychiatric Nurse “Misses” Festering Wound Infection? Is She Held To The Same Standard?

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First aid rules that everyone needs to know-KevinMD.com

First aid is defined as the immediate care given to an acutely injured or ill person.  It can literally be life-saving so it behooves all of us to know some basic principles. What follows are some rules that cover common … Continue reading

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Stroke, Ministroke, Cerebrovascular Accidents (CVAs), Transient Ischemic Attacks (TIAs)

Nursing & Healthcare Directories on: The Nursefriendly Neurological, Neurology, Disability, Rehabilitation, Stroke, Ministroke, Cerebrovascular Accidents (CVAs), Transient Ischemic Attacks (TIAs) The Shortcut URL To This Section Is: http://www.nursefriendly.com/stroke Related: Anticoagulants, Blood Thinners Ability Art… Ability Art welcomes you to the … Continue reading

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Get Well Quick, Bedside Nursing Jokes, Law Enforcement Humor

To subscribe send a blank email to: nursingjokes-subscribe@topica.com Did you know, you can download all our jokes? Visit http://www.nursinghumor.com/archive ****************************************************** Get Well Quick, Bedside Nursing Jokes, Law Enforcement Humor http://www.nursinghumor.com/get ****************************************************** A motorcycle patrolman was rushed to the hospital with … Continue reading

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McCann’s “Physicians On Scene” Rules, Emergency Medical Technician (EMT, EMS) Jokes, Paramedic Humor

http://www.nursinghumor.com/mcanns Assume all physicians on scene are proctologists until proven otherwise. In light of rule No.1, never, ever turn your back on a physician on a scene. Approximately 98% of physicians volunteering assistance are intoxicated, don’t really want to volunteer … Continue reading

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