Nursing Skills

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Scalp Vein Infusion – Pediatric IV Therapy

The most effective and quickest way to deliver fluids and medicine to a sick infant or child is IV therapy. Relatively, this procedure is...
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Blood Glucose Monitoring Procedure

Monitoring blood glucose levels regularly is a necessity for diabetic clients. The readings provided in each test determine the best strategy in managing blood...

Parenteral Medications – Four Injection Routes

It is an ESSENTIAL SKILL that separates nurses from other profession. Professional nursing life is considered INCOMPLETE if this skill has never been tried...
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Chest Physiotherapy

Optimum respiratory health is not possible without clearing secretions in the airway. Normally, a healthy person can get rid of these secretions in two...
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Gastric Gavage Feeding

Patients who have inability to ingest, swallow or chew foods but is able to digest and absorb nutrients requires feeding via tubes. Tube feedings...
Physical Assessment

Physical Assessment – Head to Toe

Physical Assessment is the subjective and objective data obtained to determine the patient’s state of wellness or illness, physical and health status, limitations, assets...

Colostomy Care Nursing Procedure

A Colostomy is an artificial opening that is created as a means for evacuation of bowel contents in the event that the large intestine,...

How to Insert an IV (intravenous) line

According to the Nursing Standards on Intravenous Practice, IV (intravenous) insertion should be done safely in the nursing practice. The ANSAP believes that nurses...

Medical and Surgical Asepsis Nursing Procedure

Hand WashingHand washing is the act of cleaning one’s hand with or without the use of water or any liquid to prevent the...
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Intradermal Injection Nursing Procedure

Intradermal Injection is the injection of a tiny amount of fluid into the layer of the skin. It’s usually done to test for drug...