October 2012 - Volume 112 - Issue 10
pp: 7-72
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Celiac Disease: A Medical Puzzle

McCabe, Mary Anne; Toughill, Eileen H.; Parkhill, Andrea M.; More

AJN, American Journal of Nursing . 112(10):34-44, October 2012.

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Creator: Shawn Kennedy
Duration: 7:55
AJN The American Journal of Nursing October 2012, Volume 112, Issue 10;
Editor-in-chief Shawn Kennedy and clinical managing editor Karen Roush present the highlights of the October 2012 issue of the American Journal of Nursing. This month’s political illustration, leading up to the November presidential election, is the first cartoon to appear on AJN’s cover. This issue also offers two CE features: one on the psychosocial issues nurses should consider when interacting with women who carry a BRCA1 or BRCA2 gene mutation. The second CE explains the pathophysiology of celiac disease, its signs and symptoms, testing, treatments, and nursing implications. The first of a three-part “Legal Clinic” series discusses the legal implications of professional licensure. And of course, there’s News, an AJN Reports on healthcare reform and the homeless, Drug Watch, Journal Watch, Art of Nursing, Reflections, and more.
Creator: Karen Roush
Duration: 33:48
AJN The American Journal of Nursing October 2012, Volume 112, Issue 10;
AJN’s clinical managing editor Karen Roush speaks with authors Mary Anne McCabe and Eileen Toughill about their article which explores treatments, testing, and symptoms of celiac disease.
Creator: Shawn Kennedy
Duration: 27:45
AJN The American Journal of Nursing October 2012, Volume 112, Issue 10;
Editor-in-chief Shawn Kennedy speaks with Edie Brous, an active defense lawyer for over 30 years. Her series, debuting in October 2012, is designed to educate readers on misconceptions around nursing board actions, what actions nurses should take if they are called before the board, and strategies to safeguard their nursing license.
Creator: Shawn Kennedy
Duration: 26:06
AJN The American Journal of Nursing October 2012, Volume 112, Issue 10;
Brigadier General (RET) Bill Bester MSN, RN, NEA-BC speaks with editor-in-chief Shawn Kennedy about health care for veterans returning from the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan. The majority of these new veterans will access care outside of the VA health system and it’s important that nurses in all clinical settings be aware of the health issues of this emerging population.