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This independent study was prepared to inform nurses on the characteristics of children who suffer from Attention-Deficit / Hyperactivity Disorder. Attention-Deficit / Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) is a neurological condition that affects millions of children and adults in this country and worldw...
"Fibromyalgia: Myth vs. Mystery" is a home study continuing education course for health care professionals. This course discusses current aspects of Fibromyalgia Syndrome including diagnostic criteria, etiology, research findings and reputable treatment options. The purpose of this independent st...
When a patient/client presents with a confused mental status, the clinician's evaluation may ultimately affect the patient's mortality. Researchers have commented that nurses may be in a better position to notice mental status changes because of the amount of time they spend with the patient than...
A CE Course designed for health care professionals to better enable them to provide care and support in a variety of grief and loss situations. Included will be methods of coping with three distinctive phases: Anticipatory Grief, Acute Grief and Acceptable Grief. This course is designed to help y...
The State of Ohio was given authority to protect its citizens under the police powers vested in the state by the Constitution of the United States. The Law for Ohio is called the Ohio Revised Code consisting of over fifty volumes. The Ohio Board of Nursing was established and is governed by the O...
- Positive effects in children after home visits by nurses, paraprofessionals
- Oncology nurse navigators help cancer patients cope early in care
- New ostomy care resource developed
- Shift change handover at the bedside reduces medical errors and satisfies patients
- UEA researchers pioneer first patient-specific 3D virtual birth simulator
- After a c-section, almost two-thirds of women who attempt natural delivery are successful
- Multi-institutional study recommends cut point for clinical experience in pediatric ICUs
- Nurse practitioners and physician assistants could aid in physician shortage
- The importance of foreign-educated health workers in the US health system
- Better use of lighting in hospital rooms may improve patients' health
- RI Hospital study measures impact of education, information on hand hygiene compliance
- 'Moral distress' among nurses in burn unit
- Mothers with prematurely born infants benefited from personal listening sessions with NICU nurses
- National survey reveals procedural errors in hospitals relating to arterial line fluids continue to pose a safety risk to patients
- More than 40 million episodes of poor care in hospitals every year worldwide
- Compassion isn't the key to NHS failings according to UEA report
- One-to-one midwife care just as safe and costs significantly less than current maternity care
- Nursing students lack effective role models for infection prevention: Study
- Management of rheumatoid arthritis just as good with specialist nurses as with doctors
- "Bring your own device" to work tech trend helps nurses provide improved patient care
- Managing occupational exposures to HIV: New federal guidelines
- Negative work environment characteristics associated with more physician verbal abuse as well as nurse abuse
- One size doesn't fit all: Ethnic birth weight chart better for infant care
- A full-time laborist model can decrease the rate of cesarean delivery, new research from the high risk pregnancy center reveals
- Most ward nurses say time pressures force them to "ration" care, UK