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Dr. James Lin
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Here are some ...: There should be no difference in caring patients with or without urosepsis with timely mental and physical supportive measures besides administrating ... Read More

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A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Yash Khanna
56 years experience Family Medicine
This site is MedCare: this site is about medical question and answers about medical problems and not nursing care.The only nurses who come in contacts with patients with to ... Read More
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Lisa Saponaro
17 years experience Clinical Psychology
Psychotherapy: Treatment for dysthymia is similar to treatment for depression. It should include psychotherapy and may also be appropriate to treat with antidepress ... Read More
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Dr. Andrew Berry
13 years experience Clinical Psychology
Therapy?: Have you yet tried any form of psychotherapy? Typically, the optimal combination of things to treat emotional issues such as dysthymia is medication ( ... Read More
Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience Pediatrics
Do your homework: This sounds like a nursing school assignment. This site is not designed to be a shortcut to answer your homework. You need to read through your nursin ... Read More
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Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience Pediatrics
Consult your texts: This site is not a substitute for doing your own homework. Your nursing instructors expect your work to be done in the jargon of the teaching referenc ... Read More
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Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Spina Bifida: Usually spina bifida occulta doesn't require intervention. Here is info on care for spina bifida: http://www.Nurse-ocha.Com/2009/02/spina-bifida.Html.
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Dr. Susan Uhrich
35 years experience Psychiatry
Need to know: What state you are in to be able to research this. Best thing to do is to consult a lawyer in your mother's state who has dealt with this type of iss ... Read More
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Dr. Gutti Rao
Dr. Gutti Rao answered
45 years experience Hospital-based practice
Diabetes: Chronic kidney disease is a long term complication of dm. I am afraid there is no nursing care involved, but appropriate medications, can postpone th ... Read More
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Dr. Thomas Fiala
32 years experience Plastic Surgery
Team approach: Turning the patient every 2 hours like clockwork, and getting the pressure off the wound is step 1. Good nutrition, and proper wound care is next. M ... Read More
A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Nestor Del rosario
33 years experience Addiction Medicine
Support, report: If it happens, you have to stop transfusion if going on, support the patient for what they are feeling, call the doctor to treat and report the case s ... Read More
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Romanth Waghmarae
38 years experience Pain Management
Nursing care: Yes certainly - as a patient you are entitled to privacy. There should have been a curtain before you were undressed.

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