ONA Activities

20-01-1440(H) 30-09-2018 (H) Ona,#46/2018 Dear ONA Member, A very special thanks is sent to you all, members of the association, while we fully trust your continuous support. ONA shall God-willing, reach the level required to fulfill its objectives at the national and international levels. A special thanks also goes to my fellow board members and to a specifically to Heads of Nursing at public and private health care institutions, the DG of Nursing at the Ministry of Health and the academic team of College of Nursing SQU including Ministry of…

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ONA Member cards

20 – 01-1440 (H) 30 09 2018(G) Ona,#45/2018 Dear ONA Member, This is to inform you that your membership card for the association is finally  completed and you are able to receive it in due course. The validity of the card is up to September 2019. Please note that the delay in getting the card printed is due to lack of logistics and funds as well as high printing cost. However the delay has been a bit longer because of the association infancy stage. In the meantimethe board members remained…

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الأنواء المناخية – إعصار ميكونو

مع خالص الشكر للجهود الجبارة لجميع الزملاء اعضاء مجلس الإدارة للجمعية العمانية للتمريض المرابطين في شبكة التواصل، فعلاً رأيت هذا التلاحم والجهود الجبارة في متابعة الرسائل الواردة من قبل زملائنا في التمريض والذين أبدو استعداداتهم في الإنضمام إلى الفريق الصحي لتقديم الرعاية المطلوبة، فبارك الله فيكم وفي زملآئكم أينما كانوا  في ربوع بلادنا العزيزة عمان،  ولا زلنا مرابطين مع الفريق المختص في محافظة ظفار ومحافظة مسقط… و يجدر بالذكر أن امور الرعاية الصحية وعدد أفراد هيئة التمريض الموجودة هناك يقومون بعملهم على أكمل وجه، ولكن نود الإشارة بأنه في اي…

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Heart failure

Heart failure Heart failure (HF), often referred to as congestive heart failure (CHF), is when the heart is unable to pump sufficiently to maintain blood flow to meet the body’s needs.[9][10][11] Signs and symptoms commonly include shortness of breath, excessive tiredness, and leg swelling.[2] The shortness of breath is usually worse with exercise, while lying down, and may wake the person at night.[2] A limited ability to exercise is also a common feature.[12] Chest pain, including angina, does not typically occur due to heart failure.[13] Common causes of heart failure…

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Sickle cell anemia

Overview Normal red blood cells and sickle cells Sickle cell anemia Sickle cell anemia is an inherited form of anemia — a condition in which there aren’t enough healthy red blood cells to carry adequate oxygen throughout your body. Normally, your red blood cells are flexible and round, moving easily through your blood vessels. In sickle cell anemia, the red blood cells become rigid and sticky and are shaped like sickles or crescent moons. These irregularly shaped cells can get stuck in small blood vessels, which can slow or block…

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