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July 2012 - Volume 112 - Issue 7
pp: 7-72

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Original Research: Facilitators and Barriers to Clinical Practice Guideline Use Among Nurses

Abrahamson, Kathleen A.; Fox, Rebekah L.; Doebbeling, Bradley N.

AJN, American Journal of Nursing. 112(7):26-35, July 2012.

Therapeutic Hypothermia After Cardiac Arrest

Erb, Jessica L.; Hravnak, Marilyn; Rittenberger, Jon C.

AJN, American Journal of Nursing. 112(7):38-44, July 2012.

Creator: Shawn Kennedy & Karen Roush
Duration: 15:58
According to the ICN, there were approximately 200 nurses working for the WHO in 1968; today that figure has dropped to eight. Further, the position of Chief Scientist, Nursing and Midwifery, a directorate position, has not been replaced. AJN’s editor in chief Shawn Kennedy and clinical managing editor Karen Roush discuss the ramifications of the diminished nursing presence at the WHO with Benton and how ICN is putting pressure on the WHO to reinstate a nursing presence.
Creator: Shawn Kennedy
Duration: 24:07
Patients transitioning from hospital to outpatient primary care often have difficulty navigating the health system, making appointments, understanding their care regimens. This is especially true for those with complex needs, poor education, lack of housing and resources. NP Eliza Newbold and physician colleague Michelle Schneidermann discuss how their clinic came to be with AJN’s editor in chief, Shawn Kennedy and describe its impact on patient transitions.