Environments and HealthFracking, the Environment, and HealthMcDermott-Levy, Ruth PhD, RN; Kaktins, Nina MSN, RN; Sattler, Barbara DrPH, RN Author Information Ruth McDermott-Levy is an assistant professor at the Villanova University College of Nursing, Villanova, PA; Nina Kaktins is an adjunct nursing professor at the Chatham University College for Continuing and Professional Studies, Pittsburgh, PA; and Barbara Sattler is a professor at the University of San Francisco School of Nursing and Health Professions. Contact author: Ruth McDermott-Levy, [email protected]. The authors have disclosed no potential conflicts of interest, financial or otherwise. AJN, American Journal of Nursing 113(6):p 45-51, June 2013. | DOI: 10.1097/01.NAJ.0000431272.83277.f4 Buy Metrics AbstractIn Brief New energy practices may threaten public health. Why nurses should be aware of the environmental and public health hazards caused by fracking. © 2013 Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, Inc.