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June 2013 - Volume 113 - Issue 6
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Assessing Sleep in Adolescents Through a Better Understanding of Sleep Physiology

George, Nancy M.; Davis, Jean E.

AJN, American Journal of Nursing. 113(6):26-31, June 2013.

Using Evidence-Based Practice to Reduce Catheter-Associated Urinary Tract Infections

Magers, Tina L.

AJN, American Journal of Nursing. 113(6):34-42, June 2013.

Creator: Shawn Kennedy
Duration: 9:05
AJN The American Journal of Nursing June 2013, Volume 113, Issue 6;
Editor-in-chief Shawn Kennedy and clinical managing editor Karen Roush present the highlights of the June issue of the American Journal of Nursing. A resident of Washington County Pennsylvania appears on our cover this month, holding tap water contaminated by fracking that began above her farm in 2005. Our first CE describes sleep deprivation and physiology in adolescents. The second CE is an original research article on catheter-associated urinary tract infections. And of course, there are other features, an iNurse column describing nursing applications for microblogging, an Evidence for Excellence column on adolescent sexual health, News, AJN Reports, Viewpoint, Drug Watch, Art of Nursing, Reflections, and more.
Creator: Shawn Kennedy
Duration: 13:58
AJN The American Journal of Nursing June 2013, Volume 113, Issue 6;
AJN editor-in-chief Shawn Kennedy interviewed outgoing ICN president Rosemary Bryant in Melbourne, Australia, site of the 25th Quadrennial Congress. Bryant, who is Australia’s chief nurse and midwifery officer, spoke about her accomplishments and challenges, including recent issues around dues, governance changes and the suspension of the Royal College of Nursing.