by Cathy Parkes July 28, 2019 Updated: September 15, 2021
Patients with EXPECTED findings for their diagnosis are typically NOT the priority. Examples:
To learn more about prioritizing typical diagnoses, check out our article on nurse's brain - giving report to the provider.
Incidence vs. Prevalence:
Incidence is the number of NEW cases of disease/injury in a population during a period of time.
Prevalence is the number of ALL cases (new and pre-existing) of disease/injury in a population during a period of time