There are so many talented people who contribute to our profession. All of these award winning articles have currently been made available free of charge so spead the word and get your colleagues to read them. This year's JTN awards are:
Distracted Biking: An Observational Study-Wolfe, Elizabeth Suzanne CAGS, ATC; Arabian, Sandra Strack BS, CSTR, CAISS; Breeze, Janis L. MPH; Salzler, Matthew J. MD-Journal of Trauma Nursing: March/April 2016 - Volume 23 - Issue 2 - p 65–70
Specialty Article (Category of Adolescents/Pediatrics):
Underreporting of concussions and concussion-like symptoms in female high school athletes. -Tracy McDonald, Mark A. Burghart, Niaman Nazir-Journal of Trauma Nursing, November/December 2016: 23 (5): 241-246
Case study Article:
Diving Into Blunt Aortic Injury: A Case Review-Perry, Andrea MSN, RN, CNL, CEN; White, Cheri PhD, ACNP-BC, CCRN; Carleton, Kate BSN, RN-Journal of Trauma Nursing: January/February 2016 - Volume 23 - Issue 1 - p 23–27
Most Accessed Online Article:
Exposing Compassion Fatigue and Burnout Syndrome in a Trauma Team: A Qualitative Study-Berg, Gina M.; Harshbarger, Jenni L.; Ahlers-Schmidt, Carolyn R.; Lippoldt, Diana-Journal of Trauma Nursing. 23(1):3-10, January/February 2016.
The Association of Race, Socioeconomic Status, and Insurance on Trauma Mortality-Mikhail, Judy N.; Nemeth, Lynne S.; Mueller, Martina; Pope, Charlene; NeSmith, Elizabeth G.; Wilson, Kenneth L.; McCann, Michael; Fakhry, Samir M. -Journal of Trauma Nursing. 23(6):347-356, November/December 2016.