April 2013 - Volume 43 - Issue 4
pp: 6-72
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EDITORIAL

LETTERS

ETHICAL PROBLEMS

DRUG NEWS

DRUG NEWS

Nursing . 43(4):11, April 2013.

ADHD medications sending more adults to the ED…what causes loss of impulse control in patients with Parkinson disease? …three new treatments approved for type 2 diabetes…2013 immunization guidelines introduced

LEGAL QUESTIONS

NEW TIME CRITICAL

RESEARCH CORNER

CLINICAL ROUNDS

PATIENT SAFETY

CLINICAL QUERIES

STUDENT VOICES

MEDICATION ERRORS


CE Connection

On alert for autism spectrum disorders

Peterson, Kathleen; Barbel, Paula

Nursing . 43(4):28-34, April 2013.

The CDC reports a 78% increase in autism spectrum disorder (ASD) diagnoses since 2007. What's behind this startling statistic? This article discusses what we do and don't know about ASD and how you can help identify children at risk to ensure early intervention.

SHARING

PROFESSIONAL GROWTH