About Aleja Duyao

She is a professional nurse and currently a freelance writer. She had been an educator for nursing students for the last 19 years, handled administrative functions as college secretary, academic and clinical coordinator as well as a level chairman. She became a chief nurse in a tertiary hospital and managed its nursing service. She is well versed in medical surgical nursing, communicable disease nursing, a speaker and a certified researcher. A passionate nurse who cares for patients, an educator who always want to impart and mold new nurses, a writer who writes from her heart.

Nasogastric Tube Insertion Procedure

Nasogastric Tube Insertion Procedure

Tubal insertion into the stomach is sometimes necessary in order to either diagnose or treat some existing digestive tract malfunctions. The usual tube inserted to have an access into the stomach is the Nasogastric Tube (NGT) commonly termed as Nasogastric Tube Insertion Procedure or simply put as NGT insertion.  Indications of NGT Insertion To drain […]

Foley Catheter Insertion Nursing Procedure

Foley Catheter Insertion Nursing Procedure

Foley catheter insertion is a basic nursing procedure which refers to the insertion of an indwelling urinary catheter into the bladder to drain urine. The catheter usually remains intact into the bladder through an inflated balloon for a continuous urine flow to relieve bladder distention caused by urine retention secondary to trauma, surgery and post child […]