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

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