December 2012 - Volume 42 - Issue 12
pp: 6-72
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EDITORIAL

LETTERS

DRUG NEWS

DRUG NEWS

Nursing . 42(12):8-9, December 2012.

Adalimumab approved for ulcerative colitis...statins lower risk of open-angle glaucoma...beta-blockers don't benefit patients with no recent history of MI...drug approved for relapsing MS...asthma improves with additional inhaler...melatonin supplements enhance sleep quality

ETHICAL PROBLEMS

MEDICATION ERRORS

LEGAL QUESTIONS

STUDENT VOICES

CLINICAL ROUNDS

CONTROLLING PAIN

I.V. ROUNDS

CLINICAL QUERIES

INFOBYTES

ACTION STAT


CE Connection

Providing care for GLBTQ patients

Pettinato, Maria

Nursing . 42(12):22-27, December 2012.

Do you know how to assess gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgendered or transsexual, and questioning or queer patients? Sensitivity about a patient's sexual orientation and gender identity helps nurses provide comprehensive nursing care and encourages patients to feel comfortable seeking healthcare.

PATIENT EDUCATION SERIES

SHARING

PROFESSIONAL GROWTH