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Hospital Care


ID Article
1Advance Medical Directive
2An Agent's Role for Durable Power of Attorney
3Anesthesia: Before You Receive Anesthesia
4Anesthesia: General Anesthesia
5Anesthesia: Monitored Anesthesia Care (MAC)
6Anesthesia: Regional Anesthesia
7Bathroom Safety After Surgery
8Before Surgery: Preparing Your Home
9Bloodborne Pathogens: After an Accident
10Bloodborne Pathogens: OSHA Regulations
11Bloodborne Pathogens: Understanding Controls
12BolusĀ Tube Feeding
13Caring for a Drainage Tube
14Caring for Your PD Catheter and Exit Site
15Central Line (Central Venous Access Device)
16Choosing anĀ Agent
17Clostridium difficile Infection
18Colostomy: Changing Your Pouch
19Communicating About Pain
20Complementary Care for Pain
21Continuous Tube Feeding
23Deep Breathing
24Delivering Pain Medicine
25Discharge Instructions: Administering IV Antibiotics
26Discharge Instructions: After Your Surgery
27Emptying and Cleaning Your Urinary Catheter Bag
28Exercises to Prevent Falls
29Extended-Spectrum Beta-Lactamase-(ESBL)-Producing Bacteria
30Flushing an IV Catheter
31Gastrostomy Feeding Tube Care: Flushing
32Giving a Subcutaneous (Sub-Q) Injection
33Handwashing: Tips for Patients, Family, and Friends
34Health Care Workers: Preventing Hepatitis B and C
35Health Care Workers: Preventing HIV Infection
36Health Care-Associated Pneumonia
37Incision Care
38Incision Care After Vaginal Birth
39Incision Care: Abdomen
40Incision Care: Chest
41Inside the ICU (Intensive Care Unit)
42Intensive Care Guidelines
43Intensive Care Unit (ICU): What You Can Do for Your Loved One
44IV Care: Clean Setup
45IV Care: Using IV Antibiotics
46IV Catheter Site Care
47Life Support (Treatment Choices)
48Managing Post-Op Pain at Home: Medicines
49Managing Post-Op Pain at Home: Non-Medication Relief
50Maximizing Surgical Safety
51Measuring Your Pain
52Medicine for Pain
53Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) Infection
54Multidrug-Resistant Organisms (MDROs)
55Nutrition After Surgery
56Ostomy Care: Emptying Your Pouch
57Pain Management After Surgery
58PD Catheter Access: Placing the Catheter
59Peripherally Inserted Central Catheter (PICC)
60Postsurgery Checklist
61Preparing for Outpatient Surgery
62Presurgery Checklist
63Preventing Central Line Infections
64Preventing Falls: Are You At Risk of Falling?
65Preventing Falls: How to Prepare and What to Do
66Preventing Falls: In the Hospital
67Preventing Falls: Make Your Health a Priority
68Preventing Falls: Making Changes in Your Living Space
69Preventing Falls: Moving Safely Out of a Chair and Bed
70Preventing Falls: Moving Safely Outside
71Preventing Falls: Moving Safely Using a Cane or Walker
72Preventing Falls: Staying Active
73Preventing Surgical Site Infections
74Preventing the Spread of Infection
75Preventing the Spread of Infection: Understanding Isolation Procedures
76Receiving IV Chemotherapy
77Recognizing and Treating Wound Infection
78Removing Life Support
79Self Blood Donation
80Self-Catheterization for Men
81Self-Catheterization for Women
82Standard Precautions: Cleaning Up Contamination
83Standard Precautions: Gloves and Other PPE
84Standard Precautions: Handwashing
85Standard Precautions: Needles and Other Sharps
86Standard Precautions: Removing Gloves Safely
87Staph Infection (non-MRSA)
88Suture Care
89Transmission-Based Precautions: Airborne
90Transmission-Based Precautions: Contact
91Tube Feeding: Skin and Mouth Care
92Tuberculosis (TB)
93Types of Anesthesia
94Understanding Blood and Blood Components
95Understanding Blood Donation Before Surgery
96Understanding Bloodborne Pathogens
97Understanding DNR Orders
98Understanding Health Care Facilities
99Understanding PEG Tube Feeding
100Understanding Restraints
101Understanding the Pain Response
102Understanding Ventilators
103Urostomy: Caring for Your Stoma
104Urostomy: Changing Your Pouch
105Urostomy: Emptying Your Pouch
106Urostomy: Maintaining Your Health
107Urostomy: Managing Skin Problems
108Urostomy: Selecting Your Pouch
109Urostomy: Using a Night Drainage System
110Using a PCA Pump
111Using an Incentive Spirometer
112VRE Infection
113What Is a Urostomy?
114What Is Intensive Care?
115What Is Pneumonia?
116When to Use the Emergency Department (ED)
117When You Need a Blood Transfusion (Adult)
118Wound Care

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