Why you should be a Nurse Educator

Diane Claire is experiencing a dilemma. She is about to enter college after surviving tough years in High School and she knows she’ll have a bright future ahead of her. She knows that with her determination and will to learn, she will be able to push through with any challenge that comes her way in […]

Nursing interventions for Systemic Lupus Erythematousus (SLE)

Assess patient’s general fatigue level. Assess for the presence of depression,anxiety, and other stressors. Conduct assessment to determine patient’s daily activities that contribute to fatigue. Help patient to develop an energy-conserving plan for completing daily and other activities and work. Suggest planning for rest periods as needed throughout the day to conserve energy. Encourage patient […]

Nursing Interventions for Bartholinitis

Assess: Changes in skin color Edema Fluid in the gland Pain Lump on vaginal lips The smell of the fluid Cleanliness of the body The number and color of urine Assist patients to meet personal hygiene Monitor the state of the wound Provide health education regarding self-care Assess the level of pain Use an interactive […]

Survival tips for Night Shift Nurses

Unlike some workers out there who come to work at 8am and lave at 5pm, we, nurses get to work on shifts including the night shift, which can be very challenging sometimes. Not only will you get deprived from sleep, but also, your body clock gets disrupted and you have to deal with several consequences […]

The Orderly Robot

Mila was spending her vacant time surfing the web in an internet café. Both passing time and wanting to learn something new, she decided to search for the newest innovations in healthcare. She browsed through dozens of new technologies and discoveries when one particularly caught her attention: the orderly robot. Whoah, cool. So they utilize […]

Nursing Interventions for Contact Dermatitis

Keep the patient’s nails cut short. Cutting the nail will reduce skin damage due to scratching. Apply lotions and creams skin immediately after bathing.Hydration is effective in preventing disruption of the stratum corneum layer of the skin barrier. Protect the patient’s skin from the the possibility of maceration (excessive hydration of the stratum corneum) when […]