How to treat a seizure

by Cathy Parkes January 27, 2019

LevelUpRN Treating Seizures Tip of the Day During a seizure, turn the patient to his/her side, loosen restrictive clothing, and DO NOT insert airway or restrain patient.

Also in Nursing Tips

Innate vs. Acquired Immunity. Innate Immunity: Defense mechanisms in the body that respond immediately to all antigens. Acquired Immunity: Body produces antibodies in response to a specific antigen through the action of B and T lymphocytes.
Innate v. Acquired Immunity

by Cathy Parkes September 24, 2020

Innate vs. Acquired Immunity Pathophysiology
See More
Care of an infant born to a HIV-positive mom. Scheduled c-section.
Administer antiviral agents during pregnancy, labor and delivery, and to newborn. Avoid forceps, vaccum, scalp electrodes, amniotomy. Breastfeeding NOT recommended.
HIV-Positive Moms

by Cathy Parkes September 22, 2020

Care of an infant born to a HIV-positive mom
See More
Mom walked into my
Adenosine

by Cathy Parkes September 20, 2020

Mom walked into my "den of sin" and ended up with tachycardia. She neededadenosine to slow her rhythm down.
See More