Most Recent Courses
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...
- Is it time to change the way babies are held immediately after birth?
- Experienced nurses are most cost-effective; longer nurse tenure on hospital units leads to higher quality care
- New delirium severity score helps to predict outcomes for hospitalized patients
- Practices to reduce prevalence of catheter-associated UTIs
- UK research: Hospital 'one of the scariest places to be' for people with Parkinson's
- Heat waves reduce length of pregnancy
- Health workers "inadequately" trained to treat minority ethnic groups
- Nurses are effective at treating a common arm injury in young children, although not as successful as physicians
- Higher quality of nursing and patient care in Magnet hospitals
- How nurses can reduce sepsis mortality
- The majority of Latinas are unaware of their risk of diabetes
- Adverse events in nursing facilities outpace hospitals
- Invasive GAS infections in pregnancy
- In the UK verbal and physical aggression towards NHS staff is on the increase
- New terms used for trainee doctors stump nurses and patients
- Mental health problems mistaken for physical illness in children
- Music as therapeutic intervention can relieve anxiety and depression in older people
- Eliminating maternal mortality in developing countries could extend women's life expectancy in reproductive ages
- Peer-to-peer aggression threatens patient care and outcomes
- Urgent care staff must be alert to atypical signs of life-threatening meningococcal septicaemia
- Nurse workload, education linked to patient survival following surgery
- Practice-based learning improves end of life care confidence in community nurses
- "It takes a village" - Community-based methods for improving maternal and newborn health
- Preterm babies' language skills better when exposed to adult speech
- Neonatal mortality rates an increasing trend in home birth