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Southern Summer: Week 2 Update

For the next six weeks (or so) I will have a full-time job. This isn’t your typical situation considering I’m paying to spend my 9-5 with a line in my arm. 628 more words

Chronic Disease

Top News: #IVTherapy

Here are the  top read news for #health:

IV Drip Drug Used During An MRI Leaves Behind Toxic Metal Residue In Brains Of Patients:

Some gadolinium-based contrast agents, intravenous drugs used during an MRI, leave behind a potentially toxic metal in the brains of patients.  211 more words

Infusion Nursing

How I got started with Benlysta

I’ve been on so many medications to treat my lupus over the years that I really felt I was running out of options. In 2012 it had already been a little over two years that I’d had more difficulties with my lupus than had been the case in recent years. 391 more words

Heparin Drip and Heparin Titration

Heparin Drips can be intimidating. Here are a couple of tools I have used to learn how to do these types of IV calculation problems. 46 more words

It's Study Time

A Look into Medical Errors

Medical Errors are preventable adverse events that are the direct results of medical care. Combined, they are the third leading cause of death in the US. 254 more words

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Medical Errors – A Quick Glimpse

Medical Errors are preventable adverse events that are the direct results of medical care. Combined, they are the third leading cause of death in the US. 295 more words

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Women, Heart Disease, and National Health Issues

Prevalence

Since 1984, more US women have died from heart disease than men. Among US females, every 1 in 3 deaths are attributed to different forms of heart disease. 231 more words

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