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More Oxygen!

As a nursing student, you might find all the different oxygen delivery systems confusing. But not anymore! In this post we’ll cover the main oxygen delivery systems you’ll see in your clinical rotations. Ready? A Few Important Terms Before we get into the different types of oxygen delivery systems, we need to go over a…

via Oxygen delivery systems — Straight A Nursing

Twitter on heart health

So Sick 18!

The Big Sick 18 #TBS18 conference is done and we’re catching up on sleep and all the impressions from a great week with learning, discussions and fantastic people – and here’s an excellent recap video of #TBS18 from Marius Klausen … Continue reading →


Dont cheat a heart

Hey, there. It’s been awhile. This post is for nurses who care for patients immediately following open-heart surgery, but most of it applies to any patient. I mean, since they all have hearts. Or so I assume. The top six concerns for patients following open-heart surgery… C Cold. Cold is the first problem with open-heart…

via don’t CHEAT a heart — a tangled web

Simple Arterial Blood Gas Intepretation

Warrior Advocacy

Awake and Dead?

Social resuscitation

There are parts of the resuscitation with no algorithm. No protocol. How do we improve that part? What are the social resuscitation skills we need to work on? We’re very pleased to have Dr Ruth Parsell chip in with some thoughts. Ruth is a current ACEM Registrar working on the CareFlight Rapid Response Helicopter in Sydney. […]

via The Social Resuscitation — The Collective


Paediatrics in South Africa

This talk was recorded live on the first day at DFTB17 in Brisbane. If you missed out on 2017 then why not book your leave for 2018 now. Tickets are on sale for the pre-conference workshops as well as the conference itself at Kat Evans is an emergency physician working in Mitchell Plains in…

via Paediatrics in South Africa at DFTB17 — Don’t Forget the Bubbles


Reversing NOACS – 2018 update

Operating theatre nativity scene!

( Scene Done by Stuart Gosling. ODP at King’s College Hospital.)

Australian biters and stingers with Professor Isbister

Anaesthesia in Disaster zones