as a constantly developing field of medicine, there's more drugs now than ever before
medication administration will become one of your most important duties & most instructors will want you to know everything about what you give before you give it
check out this page for a list some of the most common med/surg drugs, how to make your own med cards, & more
THE BODY &
assessments are always a nurse's first action (ADPIE, anyone?)
for the most part a head to toe will do the trick, but sometimes a focused assessment may be indicated
but what do you need to have a good handle on to truly understand the results of your assessments? A&P of course!