Endocrine System

Endocrine System

I. ANATOMY AND PHYSIOLOGY OF ENDOCRINE GLANDS A. Functions 1. Maintenance and regulation of vital functions 2. Response to stress and injury 3. Growth and development 4. Energy metabolism 5. Reproduction 6. Fluid, electrolyte, and acid-base balance More »


Holiday Tips for the Busy Nurse


As a nurse during the holiday season you may find yourself blasted with a double whammy. Not only do you have the typical routines that go along with the holiday season- shopping, holiday parties, and making extra food for family

Now Anesthesiologist Legally Required to Scratch itching surgeons During Operations

News By- BOCA RATON, FLORIDA  — The longstanding practice of anesthesiologists having to scratch surgeons in the operating room has now become codified into law. Effective next month, anesthesiologists will face the threat of 5 years jail time and a

Vitamin B12 Deficiency Treatment

Vitamins B12 Deficiency

Vitamin B12 Deficiency Treatment Vitamin B12 may be found in liver, kidney, fish, and fortified milk and helps convert folic acid into its active form. Vitamin B12 is essential to synthesize DNA and promotes cellular division and is required for

Dose Calculations NCLEX Practice Questions

Dose Calculation

Dose Calculations NCLEX Practice Questions Calculating the proper dose of medication is a critical aspect of administering medicine to a patient. Although the prescriber specifies a dose in the medication order, the dose prescribed may not be the same as

Routes of Drug Administration Practice Questions

Routes of Drug Administration Practice Questions

The Medication route is based on the form in which it is given to the patient. Routes of Drug Administration Practice Questions The patient has the right to receive the proper medication and have that medication administered using the best