Happy Monday Facts!

Posted on November 4th, by Megan in Uncategorized. 2 comments

Some quick and easy memorization facts to help you with your studying!

1. Morphine masks Increasing Intracranial pressure. Therefore if you have a patient come in with head trauma or any suspected neuro issues, do NOT give them morphine.

2. Prednisone is a steroid and has a hyperglycemic side effect. The second most significant side effect is Immune Deficiency.  For example, if a patient taking Prednisone is placed with another patient who is febrile, that would be bad nursing judgement.

2 Responses to “Happy Monday Facts!”

  1. BEthany says:

    Thanks so much Megan for the Nclex study guides. This has helped me plan out my studying a lot.


    • Megan says:

      Your welcome Bethany! Keep checking the website for new study facts and quick tips to help you as you continue to study. Best of luck to you!

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