Needle Anxiety in Children With Type 1 Diabetes and Their Mothers

Howe, Carol J.; Ratcliffe, Sarah J.; Tuttle, Alan; More

MCN, American Journal of Maternal Child Nursing . 36(1):25-31, January/February 2011.

No one likes to get injections or fingersticks, but diabetic children and their parents must get over their fears quickly in order to normalize blood sugars. These nurses help you to understand needle anxiety, and give you known methods for helping your patients to get over it.

Diabetes Risk Factors in Children: A Partnership Between Nurse Practitioner and High School Students

Lipman, Terri H.; Schucker, Mary McGrath; Ratcliffe, Sarah J.; More

MCN, American Journal of Maternal Child Nursing . 36(1):56-62, January/February 2011.

In this exciting collaboration, nurse practitioner students and high school students worked together to help inner city children learn about risk reduction for diabetes.