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December 2003 - Volume 33 - Issue 12
pp: 8-96,32hn1-32hn3,32hn4-32hn4,32cc1-32cc2



EARLY DEPARTURE


ANTIBIOTIC REGIMEN


POOR REFERENCES


PATIENT FALL


EMOTIONAL ATTACHMENT




MISMATCHED SYRINGE AND PUMP


INSULIN AND ENTERAL FEEDING


CAPSULES FOR INHALATION


RESPONSE TO MEDICATIONS




NG TUBE


PATIENT ID



FLU EPIDEMIC


UNORTHODOX THERAPIES


INFORMED CONSENT








News, updates, research: TUBE FEEDING SOLUTIONS


FDA warns against adding blue dye

Nursing2003. 33(12):33, December 2003.

FDA warns against adding blue dye to enteral feeding solutions…distinguishing flu from inhalation anthrax…large study finds no link between autism and vaccines containing mercury…poor injection practices spread hepatitis…how shift work affects your health…Medicare policy changes: No pay, no stay?…portable phones may spread nosocomial infection…nurses treating common eye emergencies give first-rate care.

News, updates, research: BIOTERRORISM


How to distinguish anthrax from flu

Nursing2003. 33(12):33-34, December 2003.

FDA warns against adding blue dye to enteral feeding solutions…distinguishing flu from inhalation anthrax…large study finds no link between autism and vaccines containing mercury…poor injection practices spread hepatitis…how shift work affects your health…Medicare policy changes: No pay, no stay?…portable phones may spread nosocomial infection…nurses treating common eye emergencies give first-rate care.

News, updates, research: AUTISM


Study finds no link to vaccinations

Nursing2003. 33(12):34, December 2003.

FDA warns against adding blue dye to enteral feeding solutions…distinguishing flu from inhalation anthrax…large study finds no link between autism and vaccines containing mercury…poor injection practices spread hepatitis…how shift work affects your health…Medicare policy changes: No pay, no stay?…portable phones may spread nosocomial infection…nurses treating common eye emergencies give first-rate care.

News, updates, research: NOSOCOMIAL INFECTION


Germs just a phone call away

Nursing2003. 33(12):34-35, December 2003.

FDA warns against adding blue dye to enteral feeding solutions…distinguishing flu from inhalation anthrax…large study finds no link between autism and vaccines containing mercury…poor injection practices spread hepatitis…how shift work affects your health…Medicare policy changes: No pay, no stay?…portable phones may spread nosocomial infection…nurses treating common eye emergencies give first-rate care.

News, updates, research: INFECTION CONTROL


Poor injection practices spread hepatitis

Nursing2003. 33(12):35, December 2003.

FDA warns against adding blue dye to enteral feeding solutions…distinguishing flu from inhalation anthrax…large study finds no link between autism and vaccines containing mercury…poor injection practices spread hepatitis…how shift work affects your health…Medicare policy changes: No pay, no stay?…portable phones may spread nosocomial infection…nurses treating common eye emergencies give first-rate care.

News, updates, research: UNINSURED PATIENTS


No pay, no stay?

Nursing2003. 33(12):35, December 2003.

FDA warns against adding blue dye to enteral feeding solutions…distinguishing flu from inhalation anthrax…large study finds no link between autism and vaccines containing mercury…poor injection practices spread hepatitis…how shift work affects your health…Medicare policy changes: No pay, no stay?…portable phones may spread nosocomial infection…nurses treating common eye emergencies give first-rate care.

News, updates, research: EYE INJURIES


Nurses provide quality care

Nursing2003. 33(12):35, December 2003.

FDA warns against adding blue dye to enteral feeding solutions…distinguishing flu from inhalation anthrax…large study finds no link between autism and vaccines containing mercury…poor injection practices spread hepatitis…how shift work affects your health…Medicare policy changes: No pay, no stay?…portable phones may spread nosocomial infection…nurses treating common eye emergencies give first-rate care.

News, updates, research: SHIFT WORK


Bad moods linked to hormone levels

Nursing2003. 33(12):35, December 2003.

FDA warns against adding blue dye to enteral feeding solutions…distinguishing flu from inhalation anthrax…large study finds no link between autism and vaccines containing mercury…poor injection practices spread hepatitis…how shift work affects your health…Medicare policy changes: No pay, no stay?…portable phones may spread nosocomial infection…nurses treating common eye emergencies give first-rate care.


Put a realistic spin on geriatric assessment

DANTER, JOYCE HARTER

Nursing2003. 33(12):52-55, December 2003.

During your assessment, can you sort out normal age-related changes from those that may signal pathology? This practical guide will help.

Vaccination do's and don'ts

PARINI, SUE

Nursing2003. 33(12):58-64, December 2003.

Confused about vaccinations—when to give them, at what intervals, and to whom? Learn the particulars about 12 common vaccines, including the fine points of storage and administration.



BREAST CANCER


ANTIBIOTIC APPROVED


TECHNOLOGY


DRUG INTERACTIONS




INFANT DEATH


SHOWING EMOTIONS


LISTENING









PATIENT SAFETY



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