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Perioperative Nursing-Three Phases

Perioperative Nursing-Three Phases

  The term perioperative nursing refers to all the activities and responsibilities assumed by a nurse before, during, and after a surgical procedure. The systematic tool, nursing process, is involved in these procedures to ensure the quality of care that a surgical patient will receive. Three phases in perioperative nursing 1. Pre – operative phase […]

OR Nurse: Scrub vs Circulating

OR Nurse: Scrub vs Circulating

An Operating Room Nurse (OR nurse) is a special type of practicing nurse. They are specially trained to handle the fast-phasing environment with accuracy while maintaining professional approach towards patient care. These nurses are packed with complete existence in all corners of the operating room.Their knowledge and skills are constantly challenged depending on the demands […]

Anesthesia Nursing Considerations

Anesthesia Nursing Considerations

Anesthesia came from the Greek words an- and –aisthesis which literally means “without sensation”. This is anything (usually of medical in nature) that brings temporary absence or diminished pain sensation and muscle relaxation during a surgical procedure. Along with the above mentioned effects, it is also popular for causing a phenomenon called “hypnosis”, which is […]