Acute iliofemoral DVT in the presence of May-Thurner syndrome

May-Thurner syndrome (MTS) occurs when the left common iliac vein is compressed against the lumbar vertebrae by the overlying right common iliac artery. MTS predisposes patients to deep vein thrombosis and pulmonary embolism. Review why MTS is often misdiagnosed, what therapies are available to treat it, and how nurses can intervene to prevent disabling and potentially fatal complications.

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Poster creation: Guidelines and tips for success

Creating an effective poster about a research or quality improvement project calls for concisely synthesizing content as well as designing an attractive display. Follow this detailed guide, then prepare to share your hard work and insights with others.

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Victims of human trafficking: Hiding in plain sight

Nurses in any setting can encounter victims of modern-day slavery without realizing it. Learn to recognize the signs, ask the right questions, and take action to help free these vulnerable people from human traffickers.

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Lessons from a Visionary Leader: Inspirational Thoughts by Richard Hader, PhD, NE-BC, RN, CHE, CPHQ, FAAN

When Richard Hader first entered the offices of Lippincott Williams & Wilkins to interview for the Editor-in-Chief position of Nursing Management journal, we knew right away we were gifted with a shining star in healthcare leadership.

Courage was a prominent theme in Rich's editorials--choosing courage over complacency, whether it's the courage to be creative, take risks, or sometimes even to say "no." It's our hope that these words offer you newfound courage and inspiration to reach even greater levels of leadership within your healthcare organizations.

A compilation of the best-loved excerpts from nearly a decade of monthly editorials that Richard wrote for Nursing Management as Editor-in-Chief, Lessons from a Visionary Leader is a must-have for all nurses. Treat yourself or a colleague to this inspirational book today!

Available in print copy or eBook on Nursing Center, Barnes & Noble, and Amazon.