Top Ten nursing Articles

Here are the top ten articles for the Nursing Site! These rankings are live and get reset at the beginning of each month, so check back often to see what your fellow visitors are most interested in!

1. Dorothea Orem's Self-Care Requisites
Dorothea Orem´s Self-Care Deficit Model of Nursing Theory

2. Dorothea Orem's Self-Care Requisites
A detailed dscription of Dorothea Orem´s Self-Care Requisite and how you can apply it in the assessment process of your patients.

3. Lewin's Change Theory
We experience change every day, but most of us resist change. Lewin's Change Theory is effective in making change in nursing practice as well as personal lives. Come and explore the three-step process of unfreezing-change-refreezing to plan, implement, and make permanent change for quality outcomes

4. Nursing Licensure Debate
The time has come to examine the need for nurse’s to be able to practice in multiple states. There are pros and cons of both National Licensure and State Licensure.

5. The Limbic System - Hippocampus/Amygdala
The second part of a four-part series on the limbic system. The hippocampus and amgydala are structures involved in emotions and memory.

6. Professional Accountability
The nurse´s professional and ethical responsibility to his or her patients.

7. SBAR Communication Tool
Examples of how to use the SBAR communication tool.

8. Two Ethics Case Scenarios
Two ethics case scenarios with discussion and ideas for solutions.

9. Medication Errors
Medication errors happen to everyone, we are only human. What can we learn from these mistakes? What should we learn?

10. Caring For Yourself
Nurses are so busy caring for others they forget to take care of themselves. Here are some ideas to help you find time to take care of you so you can take care of others.

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