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July 2020 - Volume 120 - Issue 7
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Original Research: How Magnet Hospital Status Affects Nurses, Patients, and Organizations: A Systematic Review

Márquez-Hernández, Verónica V.; Belmonte-García, Teresa; Gutiérrez-Puertas, Lorena; More

AJN, American Journal of Nursing. 120(7):28-38, July 2020.


CE: The Effects of Smoking on Bone Health and Healing

Niu, Stephanie; Lim, Fidelindo

AJN, American Journal of Nursing. 120(7):40-45, July 2020.





Preventing Falls Among Behavioral Health Patients

Ocker, Stephanie Ann; Barton, Sandra A.; Bollinger, Norma; More

AJN, American Journal of Nursing. 120(7):61-68, July 2020.




Creator: Shawn Kennedy
Duration: 9:54
AJN The American Journal of Nursing July 2020, Volume 120, Issue 7;
Editor-in-chief Shawn Kennedy and clinical editor Betsy Todd present the highlights of the July issue of AJN, including articles such as “Original Research: How Magnet Hospital Status Affects Nurses, Patients, and Organizations: A Systematic Review,” “The Effects of Smoking on Bone Health and Healing,” “Special Feature: Perceived Barriers to Rapid Response Team Activation Among Nurses,” “Cultivating Quality: Preventing Falls Among Behavioral Health Patients,” and more!
Creator: Shawn Kennedy
Duration: 14:13
AJN The American Journal of Nursing July 2020, Volume 120, Issue 7;
AJN editor-in-chief Shawn Kennedy speaks with Stephanie Niu and Fidelindo Lim about their article, which reviews the effects of smoking on bone health, the importance of smoking cessation among patients scheduled for or recovering from orthopedic surgery, and the vital role nurses play in supporting patient efforts to quit.

Creator: Shawn Kennedy
Duration: 1:29
In this video, Maria Carmen Rodríguez-García, MSc, lead author of “How Magnet Hospital Status Affects Nurses, Patients, and Organizations: A Systematic Review,” introduces her and her colleagues’ article, which explores whether different outcomes exist between Magnet and non-Magnet facilities.
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