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May 2003 - Volume 33 - Issue 5
pp: 6-96,32hn1-32hn4,32hn6-32hn7,32hn8-32hn8,32cc1-32c


Potent poison resource

GALLANT, ELIZABETH

Nursing2003. 33(5):8, May 2003.

Potent poison resource…who's doing what, and why?…patching up pain…deafness screening…protecting aging skin…educating students about pain control…geriatrics, another overlooked specialty

Patching up pain

ISAAC, R.

Nursing2003. 33(5):8, May 2003.

Potent poison resource…who's doing what, and why?…patching up pain…deafness screening…protecting aging skin…educating students about pain control…geriatrics, another overlooked specialty

Medication administration: Who's doing what?

KOHUT, THERESA GRAF

Nursing2003. 33(5):8, May 2003.

Potent poison resource…who's doing what, and why?…patching up pain…deafness screening…protecting aging skin…educating students about pain control…geriatrics, another overlooked specialty

Listen up

HARVEY, PAT

Nursing2003. 33(5):8-10, May 2003.

Potent poison resource…who's doing what, and why?…patching up pain…deafness screening…protecting aging skin…educating students about pain control…geriatrics, another overlooked specialty

Aging skin addendum

MILLER, SHERI

Nursing2003. 33(5):10, May 2003.

Potent poison resource…who's doing what, and why?…patching up pain…deafness screening…protecting aging skin…educating students about pain control…geriatrics, another overlooked specialty

Is pain in your program?

MILLER, SUSAN

Nursing2003. 33(5):10, May 2003.

Potent poison resource…who's doing what, and why?…patching up pain…deafness screening…protecting aging skin…educating students about pain control…geriatrics, another overlooked specialty

Geriatrics: Another overlooked specialty

GALLIVAN, SHERI

Nursing2003. 33(5):10, May 2003.

Potent poison resource…who's doing what, and why?…patching up pain…deafness screening…protecting aging skin…educating students about pain control…geriatrics, another overlooked specialty


ABSENTEEISM


PROFESSIONAL JEALOUSY





ARTERIAL INFUSION


Pulling into the wrong port

COHEN, MICHAEL R.

Nursing2003. 33(5):18, May 2003.

Heparin protocol…accidental arterial infusion…wrong varicella medication…clarifying orders…Avandamet sounds like Anzemet…electronic communications…free newsletter for nurses

VARICELLA VACCINE


Not for pregnant women

COHEN, MICHAEL R.

Nursing2003. 33(5):18, May 2003.

Heparin protocol…accidental arterial infusion…wrong varicella medication…clarifying orders…Avandamet sounds like Anzemet…electronic communications…free newsletter for nurses

HEPARIN PROTOCOL


A pound of truth?

COHEN, MICHAEL R.

Nursing2003. 33(5):18, May 2003.

Heparin protocol…accidental arterial infusion…wrong varicella medication…clarifying orders…Avandamet sounds like Anzemet…electronic communications…free newsletter for nurses

CLARIFYING ORDERS


Lost in the shuffle

COHEN, MICHAEL R.

Nursing2003. 33(5):18-19, May 2003.

Heparin protocol…accidental arterial infusion…wrong varicella medication…clarifying orders…Avandamet sounds like Anzemet…electronic communications…free newsletter for nurses

ELECTRONIC COMMUNICATIONS


How you can help set standards

COHEN, MICHAEL R.

Nursing2003. 33(5):19, May 2003.

Heparin protocol…accidental arterial infusion…wrong varicella medication…clarifying orders…Avandamet sounds like Anzemet…electronic communications…free newsletter for nurses


AFTERLIFE COMPANION


QUALITY OF LIFE


FINAL TRANSPORT






AMEVIVE


AVONEX


IMMUNOTHERAPY


DIETARY SUPPLEMENTS



EQUIPMENT CHECK


DRAWING BLOOD



Nutrition series




News, updates, research: TYPE 2 DIABETES


Multivitamin may fend off infection

Nursing2003. 33(5):33, May 2003.

How vitamins can help patients with Type 2 diabetes…early-morning blood pressure surges may mean trouble…patients and physicians alike are dissatisfied with how medical errors are disclosed…do non-rebreather masks really provide 100% oxygen?…how clinical role models influence hand-washing practices…reducing the rate of blood specimen contamination…eye exam brings West Nile virus infection into focus…ephedra warning on the horizon.

News, updates, research: STROKE


Morning BP surges can predict stroke

Nursing2003. 33(5):33, May 2003.

How vitamins can help patients with Type 2 diabetes…early-morning blood pressure surges may mean trouble…patients and physicians alike are dissatisfied with how medical errors are disclosed…do non-rebreather masks really provide 100% oxygen?…how clinical role models influence hand-washing practices…reducing the rate of blood specimen contamination…eye exam brings West Nile virus infection into focus…ephedra warning on the horizon.

News, updates, research: MEDICAL ERRORS


Making amends after a mistake

Nursing2003. 33(5):34, May 2003.

How vitamins can help patients with Type 2 diabetes…early-morning blood pressure surges may mean trouble…patients and physicians alike are dissatisfied with how medical errors are disclosed…do non-rebreather masks really provide 100% oxygen?…how clinical role models influence hand-washing practices…reducing the rate of blood specimen contamination…eye exam brings West Nile virus infection into focus…ephedra warning on the horizon.

News, updates, research: Ask the expert


Ask the expert

Mathews, Paul J.

Nursing2003. 33(5):34, May 2003.

How vitamins can help patients with Type 2 diabetes…early-morning blood pressure surges may mean trouble…patients and physicians alike are dissatisfied with how medical errors are disclosed…do non-rebreather masks really provide 100% oxygen?…how clinical role models influence hand-washing practices…reducing the rate of blood specimen contamination…eye exam brings West Nile virus infection into focus…ephedra warning on the horizon.

News, updates, research: WEST NILE VIRUS


Eye exam spots trouble

Nursing2003. 33(5):34, May 2003.

How vitamins can help patients with Type 2 diabetes…early-morning blood pressure surges may mean trouble…patients and physicians alike are dissatisfied with how medical errors are disclosed…do non-rebreather masks really provide 100% oxygen?…how clinical role models influence hand-washing practices…reducing the rate of blood specimen contamination…eye exam brings West Nile virus infection into focus…ephedra warning on the horizon.

News, updates, research: FDA ACTION


Ephedra warning on the horizon

Nursing2003. 33(5):35, May 2003.

How vitamins can help patients with Type 2 diabetes…early-morning blood pressure surges may mean trouble…patients and physicians alike are dissatisfied with how medical errors are disclosed…do non-rebreather masks really provide 100% oxygen?…how clinical role models influence hand-washing practices…reducing the rate of blood specimen contamination…eye exam brings West Nile virus infection into focus…ephedra warning on the horizon.

News, updates, research: BLOOD CULTURES


How to draw a cleaner specimen

Nursing2003. 33(5):35, May 2003.

How vitamins can help patients with Type 2 diabetes…early-morning blood pressure surges may mean trouble…patients and physicians alike are dissatisfied with how medical errors are disclosed…do non-rebreather masks really provide 100% oxygen?…how clinical role models influence hand-washing practices…reducing the rate of blood specimen contamination…eye exam brings West Nile virus infection into focus…ephedra warning on the horizon.

News, updates, research: HAND HYGIENE


Trickle-down effect from role models

Nursing2003. 33(5):35, May 2003.

How vitamins can help patients with Type 2 diabetes…early-morning blood pressure surges may mean trouble…patients and physicians alike are dissatisfied with how medical errors are disclosed…do non-rebreather masks really provide 100% oxygen?…how clinical role models influence hand-washing practices…reducing the rate of blood specimen contamination…eye exam brings West Nile virus infection into focus…ephedra warning on the horizon.


Recognizing and managing deep vein thrombosis

DAY, MICHAEL W.

Nursing2003. 33(5):36-42, May 2003.

Learn how to assess your patient's risk of DVT and take action to prevent a life-threatening clot from developing or breaking loose.

Chronic bronchitis and emphysema: Clearing the air

WISNIEWSKI, AMY

Nursing2003. 33(5):46-49, May 2003.

Take a fresh look at chronic airflow obstruction and make sure your knowledge of assessment, treatments, and patient teaching is current.



Patient-education guide: Benign prostatic hyperplasia



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SHORT-STAFFING


CONFIDENTIALITY


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