Perioperative Nursing

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...

Surgical Suture Commonly Use Materials:Size and Techniques

Suture also known as stitches  a piece of thread like material use to secure wound edges or body parts together after an injury or...

Herniorraphy Surgical Procedure

Herniorraphy as a surgical procedure indicated for patients that needs repair on hernias. Occurrence of hernia may be seen if a certain tissue or...
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Angiogram vs Angioplasty – Patient Care for Pre and Post Operation

Cardiac catheterization nowadays has become very popular since coronary artery diseases are rising due to unhealthy lifestyle and stress.According to Centers for Disease Control...
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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...
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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...
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Operating Room Techniques – OPERATION OUCH!

Operating Room exposure is one of the most stressful experiences for newcomers. Student nurses, even with the assistance of the clinical instructor, seem to...
Transurethral Resection of the Prostate (TURP)

Transurethral Resection of the Prostate (TURP)

Pain at the lumbar area and straining in order to urinate, these are the symptoms of an enlarged prostate gland. Males especially those who...