Monthly Archives: March 2011

You Are What You Eat, comment

I agree that we as nurses should be more involved with nutritional assessments of our patients. I do not think we should write detailed lists. This job is best handled by nutritionists and dietitians.Original PostMarch 9, 2011Title: You Are What … Continue reading

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General Assessment and Forensic Nursing, comment

As home care nurses we are also in an ideal position to identify victims of abuse and neglect. It is our responsibility to assess this on the initial admission visit and to question the patient if they are currently being … Continue reading

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The Importance of Health Assessment

As a seasoned nurse I think I perform a pretty good assessment. However, reading the first four chapters of our textbook and doing the first lab exercise has reminded me about a basic concept that in our fast pace world … Continue reading

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