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

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



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