Nurse Teaching on Measures to Manage and Prevent Ingrown Toenail Development

Nurse Teaching on Measures to Manage and Prevent Ingrown Toenail Development List of Measures to Manage and Prevent Ingrown Toenail Development- Avoid wearing shoes with too big heels and narrow toe boxes. This can provide better arch support and avoid undue pressure and compression of toes, thus helping to prevent injury and ingrowing of toenail. [...]

What are the side effects of using Citalopram

Side Effects of Using Citalopram Side effects of using Citalopram are listed below- General allergic reactions                                  Citalopram use can result in general allergic reactions, such as, skin rashes, hives, and itching. Some patients can present with symptoms of severe allergic and anaphylactic response with citalopram, such as, difficulty breathing, swelling of face, lips, throat, and tongue, [...]

Nurse Teaching on Pain Management

Nurse Teaching on Pain Management This post talks about how distraction can be used as a technique for pain management and relief. Distraction Technique for Pain Management Distraction is an alternative pain management technique of shifting the attention away. Distraction can help with masking and reducing the experience of pain, but does not completely terminate [...]

Nurse Teaching on Dutasteride

Nurse Teaching on Dutasteride Side effects of using Dutasteride are listed below- General allergic reactions                                  Dutasteride use can result in general allergic reactions, such as, skin rashes, hives, and itching. Some patients can present with symptoms of severe allergic and anaphylactic response with the medication, such as, difficulty breathing, swelling of face, lips, throat, and [...]

Patient Teaching on Precautions to be observed while taking Temazepam

Patient Teaching on Precautions to be observed while taking Temazepam Precautions to be observed while taking Temazepam are listed below- Take Temazepam as ordered by your physician. This medication can induce some nausea and vomiting, when taken on empty stomach. Taking Temazepam with some food or snack can help avoid these unpleasant gastrointestinal symptoms. Follow [...]

Nurse Teaching on Polycystic Kidney Disease (PKD)

Nurse Teaching on Polycystic Kidney Disease (PKD) Polycystic Kidney Disease (PKD) Polycystic kidney disease (PKD) is a condition in which the kidneys develop numerous small sacs called cysts. This is an inherited disorder and can involve other organs, such as liver, pancreas, and brain affecting the function of all organs involved. These cysts are thin [...]

Nurse Teaching on Low Sodium Diet

Nurse Teaching on Low Sodium Diet This post discusses foods to avoid while following a low sodium diet- Foods to Avoid on a Low Sodium Diet Salt can act as a preservative, increase the shelf life of food items significantly, and so, is liberally added to many frozen meals and canned foods. Avoid all frozen [...]