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The Nervous System For Nursing Students
The nervous system is comprised of the central nervous system (CNS) and peripheral nervous system (PNS). The CNS is comprised of the brain and spinal cord. This article looks at the structures of the nervous system. Also, it will look at some basic functioning of the nervous system. A lot of nice to know information for nursing students in nursing school. Read more at Nursecepts!
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Rights of Medication Administration
One of the rights of medication administration is the right medication. Make sure you check the drug order against the drug label at least three times. Medications come from the pharmacy with either the Brand or Generic name. The order may have the brand name and the drug dispensed may be the generic form. Read more at Nursecepts. Also pick up a copy of the FREE PDF of some cool infographics listing the rights of medication administration.
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Dosage Calculation Basic Math
When administering medications, you will need to understand decimals and fractions. Most dosage calculations problems involve solving an equation that contains fractions. These are simple equations to solve but it may have been a while since you have had to use that knowledge. This free Basic Math eBook contains a quick and thorough review of basic math skills needed to understand dimensional analysis. Read more at Nursecepts!
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8 Facts About the Urinary For Nursing Students
This article will look at the structures of the urinary system, follow urine from formation to excretion and look at some of the hormones that assist the urinary system in its functions. This is great information nursing students in nursing school.
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7 Facts About the Integumentary System Every Nursing Student Should Know
This is a great article for nursing students on the integumentary system. It covers the components and the accessory structures of the integumentary system, skin healing, skin integrity, and the staging of pressures ulcers. Read more at Nursecepts
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Medication Administration Cheat Sheet
This cheat sheet has the Rights of Medication Administration, Routes of Medication Administration, Medication Actions Pharmacokinetics, Medication Action Pharmacodynamics, Medication Orders, and Systems of Medication Measurements. This is a great cheat sheet for nursing students in nursing school. Also read all the articles in the medication administration series at Nursecepts. And pick up your free copy of this cheat sheet!
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Drug Dosage Calculation
This post contains 3 Skills for Calculation of Dosages. It is essential to the career of a nurse to safely administer medications. However, a lot of nursing students struggle with calculation of dosages. Students are expected to know how to calculate dosages, unfortunately, a lot of this is self-study. Read more at Nursecepts.
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9 Facts About the Skeletal System Every Nursing Student Should Know
This is a wonderful article for nursing students about the skeletal system. The skeletal system is the framework of the body. This article contains skeletal system anatomy. Did you know that the skeletal system consists of the bones, cartilage and the joints? And, there are 206 bones in the human skeleton. As with the muscular system, the skeletal system contributes to the mobility of the body. Read more at Nursecepts.
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Dosage Calculation Basic Math
When administering medications, you will need to understand decimals and fractions. Most dosage calculations problems involve solving an equation that contains fractions. These are simple equations to solve but it may have been a while since you have had to use that knowledge. This free Basic Math eBook contains a quick and thorough review of basic math skills needed to understand dimensional analysis. Read more at Nursecepts!
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Tips For A Better Nursing Health Assessment
The nursing health assessment is one of the best skills a nurse can possess. This simple skill will help your day go smoother and you can eliminate the preventable surprises in your day. Once you develop a method that you are comfortable with, you will be able to perform a nursing health assessment head-to-toe. Read more at Nursecepts
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Nursing School Exams - Multiple Choice Questions
Are looking for nursing exam tips, how to study for nursing exams or how to pass nursing exams? This post covers the types of questions to expect on an NCLEX exams. This article gives an explanation of the multiple-choice questions and its components. Read more at Nursecepts.
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8 Planner Tips for Nursing Students
The beginning of a semester can be very stressful for nursing students. With nursing classes, nursing clinical, nursing exams and taking notes, it can be easy to become overwhelmed. We have put together 8 Planner tips to get you started on the right track. Read more at nursecepts.
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Free Cranial Nerve Assessment Cheat Sheet
This is a great FREE Cheat Sheet for the assessment of the Cranial Nerves. This is perfect for nursing students in nursing school. You can add this to your nursing notes. Pick up you copy today! Also, read more about the spinal and cranial nerves at Nursecepts.
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Dosage Calculation Basic Math
When administering medications, you will need to understand decimals and fractions. Most dosage calculations problems involve solving an equation that contains fractions. These are simple equations to solve but it may have been a while since you have had to use that knowledge. This free Basic Math eBook contains a quick and thorough review of basic math skills needed to understand dimensional analysis. Read more at Nursecepts!
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Pharmacokinetics - Drug Distribution
This is a great article for nursing students to learn about the 4 steps of pharmacokinetics. After a medication is administered and absorbed into the bloodstream, then distribution begins. Read more about this medication action and why nursing students should understand these steps for safe medication administration.
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Dosage Calculation A One Method Approach
You can use a number of formulas to calculate medication dosages. Dimensional Analysis is easy when setting up ratio and proportion problems. It is great for calculating oral doses, liquid doses, and injections. It is also a method of calculating hours of infusion, intravenous (IV) pushes, milliliters per hour (ml/hr), and drops per minute (gtt/minute). Read more at Nursecepts!
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Tips For A Better Nursing Health Assessment
This post contains tips to help nursing students perform a thorough and quick nursing health assessment. One tip to increase the speed of your assessment is while moving down the body, remember you are checking general skin condition as you proceed. Check the appearance, color, and temperature as you go. Read more at Nursecepts
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12 Cranial Nerves Assessment for Nursing Students
This post will guide nursing students through the procedures for performing an assessment of the cranial nerves. The nervous system is comprised of the central nervous system (CNS) and peripheral nervous system (PNS). There are 31 pairs of spinal nerves and 12 pairs of cranial nerves. Also, pick up the FREE PDF on Assessment of the Cranial Nerves at Nursecepts.
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Pharmacodynamics - Types of Medication Action
Medication administration is a skill that nursing students learn in nursing school. This post looks at the process of pharmacodynamics. Pharmacodynamics is the process in which medications alter the cells of the body. Read more about the medication action of pharmacodynamics at Nursecepts.
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Cardiovascular System Nursing Notes
This article has great information about the cardiovascular system for nursing students in nursing school. It has useful information for nursing notes and nursing clinicals. Read more at Nursecepts.
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Medication Order Requirements - Medication Administration
A medication order is written by a practitioner for a medication that will be administered. A medication order must include all the requirements of a medication order to be administered safely. Learn more about the requirements of a medication order and the types of medication orders at Nursecepts!
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Muscular System For Nursing Students
This article has a lot of great information about the muscular system. Learn about the types and characteristics of muscles. There is also information about muscular system anatomy. Read more about the 7 facts about the muscular system every nursing student should know at Nursecepts.
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12 Tips for Nursing Students First Year
You probably would like to know what to expect your first year of nursing school and how to survive. We have put together 12 Tips for Nursing Students First Year nursing school. Read more at Nursecepts!
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Nursing School Exams for Nursing Students
Most students would agree that test-taking is a major concern in nursing school. The ability to take these tests is not only a determinant for passing nursing school but also for becoming a nurse. So it is very important to become a better test taker. This post contains 10 tips for test-taking for nursing students in nursing school. Read about the great tips at Nursecepts.
This cheat sheet has the Rights of Medication Administration, Routes of Medication Administration, Medication Actions Pharmacokinetics, Medication Action Pharmacodynamics, Medication Orders, and Systems of Medication Measurements. This is a great cheat sheet for nursing students in nursing school. Also read all the articles in the medication administration series at Nursecepts. And pick up your free copy of this cheat sheet!
Free Medication Administration Cheat Sheet
This cheat sheet has the Rights of Medication Administration, Routes of Medication Administration, Medication Actions Pharmacokinetics, Medication Action Pharmacodynamics, Medication Orders, and Systems of Medication Measurements. This is a great cheat sheet for nursing students in nursing school. Also read all the articles in the medication administration series at Nursecepts. And pick up your free copy of this cheat sheet!
This is a wonderful article on assessment of the nervous system for student nurses. This post will help you proceed through an assessment of the nervous system as you move from head-to-toe. Read more at Nursecepts. Also pick up a copy of the FREE PDF of a nervous system assessment recheck. System
Nursing Health Assessment of the Nervous System
This is a wonderful article on assessment of the nervous system for student nurses. This post will help you proceed through an assessment of the nervous system as you move from head-to-toe. Read more at Nursecepts. Also pick up a copy of the FREE PDF of a nervous system assessment recheck.
In this post, we discuss the Rights of Medication Administration. This post has great tips for nursing students and is great information to add to your nursing notes. Read more information at Nursecepts. Also pick up a copy of the FREE PDF of some wonderful infographic listing the rights of medication administration. And, There is also Free Medication Administration Cheat Sheet.
Medication Administration - Right Assessment
In this post, we discuss the Rights of Medication Administration. This post has great tips for nursing students and is great information to add to your nursing notes. Read more information at Nursecepts. Also pick up a copy of the FREE PDF of some wonderful infographic listing the rights of medication administration. And, There is also Free Medication Administration Cheat Sheet.
The nervous system is a very complex system which is vital to the functioning of the human body. This article contains a lot of nice to know information for nursing students in nursing school. Read more about the 11 Facts About The Nervous System Every Nursing Student Should Know at Nursecepts. Nervous System Structure
Nervous System Structure
The nervous system is a very complex system which is vital to the functioning of the human body. This article contains a lot of nice to know information for nursing students in nursing school. Read more about the 11 Facts About The Nervous System Every Nursing Student Should Know at Nursecepts.
This post contains great information for nursing students in nursing school about the urinary system. It covers urinary system anatomy and many great facts about the urinary system. Read more at Nursecepts.
8 Facts About the Urinary System
This post contains great information for nursing students in nursing school about the urinary system. It covers urinary system anatomy and many great facts about the urinary system. Read more at Nursecepts.
This post covers the systems of medication measurement (apothecary system, metric system, household system) and, dimensional analysis for medication calculations. Wonderful information for nursing students. Read more at Nursecepts! Metric System, Metric
3 Systems of Drug Measurement
This post covers the systems of medication measurement (apothecary system, metric system, household system) and, dimensional analysis for medication calculations. Wonderful information for nursing students. Read more at Nursecepts!