Medical and Surgical Nursing

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Hyperthyroidism Nursing Management

Hyperthyroidism is a metabolic imbalance that causes overproduction of thyroid hormones. The thyroid gland is this little butterfly-shaped organ behind the larynx that produces thyroid hormones;...
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Carbon Monoxide Poisoning Intervention

Carbon Monoxide is a gas product of incomplete hydrocarbon combustion. It has the capacity to bind with the circulating blood haemoglobin, producing carboxyhemoglobin which...
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Appendicitis Nursing Interventions

The vermiform appendix is a narrow, tube-like organ attached to the cecum. Although it is connected to the digestive tract, it has no known...
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How scary is the MERS-CoV scare?

A virus with no definite source. A newly identified disease. An illness without vaccine. A disease with no treatment. A disease that is contagious....

Cholera Management

The acute enteric infection that has caused several outbreaks worldwide in the recent years is known as cholera, otherwise called as violent dysentery. It...

Altered Oxygenation in Smoking – Nursing Diagnoses

Smoking significantly alters the normal mechanism of the body’s oxygenation process. Altered oxygenation in smoking happens because most of the chemical contents of cigarette...

Dengue Hemorrhagic Fever and its Nursing Management

Summer season has now lapsed and rainy days are setting in. Philippines as a tropical country, is included to the Center for Disease Control...

Asthma Nursing Management

Asthma is a chronic disease with acute exacerbations characterized by intermittent airway obstruction in response to a variety of stimuli.The epithelial lining in the...

Cirrhosis Nursing Management

Cirrhosis is a chronic disease characterized by replacement of normal liver tissue with diffuse fibrosis that disrupts the structure and function of the liver....

Cataract Nursing Management

Cataract is a disorder that causes the lens or its capsules to lose its transparency or become opaque.Cataract are made from a protein that...