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August 2015 - Volume 45 - Issue 8
pp: 6-4

EDITORIAL


LETTERS


DRUG NEWS


Drug News

Nursing. 45(8):10-11, August 2015.

Older oral contraceptives may be safer...is one dose of HPV vaccine enough?...virus-based therapy sl...

ETHICAL PROBLEMS


TRANSITIONS: Issues in palliative and end-of-life care


INSPIRING CHANGE


LEARNING CURVE


TECH NOTES


STUDENT VOICES


CLINICAL ROUNDS


Clinical Rounds

Nursing. 45(8):33-35, August 2015.

Nurses can minimize the “weekend effect” for patients needing urgent surgery...shift work linked to ...

PATIENT SAFETY


CLINICAL QUERIES


MEDICATION ERRORS


Medication Errors

Cohen, Michael R.

Nursing. 45(8):72, August 2015.

Beware look-alike vials...fentaNYL patches pose suicide risk...immune globulin confused with albumin...


CE Connection


What's on the menu? Delivering evidence-based nutritional therapy

McCarthy, Mary S.; Martindale, Robert G.

Nursing. 45(8):36-43, August 2015.

Review best practices in nutrition therapy, including recommendations for managing five of the top c...

NURSING2015 SURVEY REPORT: CE Connection


20 questions: Evidence-based practice or sacred cow?

Miller, Julie; Hayes, Denise Drummond; Carey, Katherine W.

Nursing. 45(8):46-55, August 2015.

Despite dramatic advances in healthcare research, many nurses continue to promote outdated nursing p...

SHARING


NEW HORIZONS


Securing your first clinical nursing position

Ulrich, Deborah L.; Stalter, Ann M.

Nursing. 45(8):60-63, August 2015.

If you're a new grad looking for your first job, don't panic! Instead, follow the practical guide pr...