Does insulin save lives, or does it take lives?
Bodies that don’t produce enough insulin shut down, but if too much insulin is in the system it can be just as disastrous.
As nurses, we are often tasked with administering insulin to our patients. When done incorrectly it can be...
I almost killed my patient.
In the days after my scary event I spent hours and hours thinking through what I had done.
I knew my ABCs, I had prioritized everything I was supposed to, how could things have gone so horribly wrong…
See our full lesson on Prioritization at NURSING.com.