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September 2017 - Volume 47 - Issue 9
pp: 6-4

EDITORIAL


LETTERS


DRUG NEWS


Drug News

Nursing. 47(9):9-10, September 2017.

Serious out-of-hospital medication errors have doubled...extended-release opioid removed from the ma...

ADVICE P.R.N.


Advice P.R.N.

Nursing. 47(9):11-12, September 2017.

Facebook page needs a scrub?...breastfeeding benefits mothers' health too...help needed for older ad...

INSPIRING CHANGE


LEARNING CURVE: Series: Cultural competence


CLINICAL ROUNDS


Clinical Rounds

Nursing. 47(9):23-25, September 2017.

New approach to detecting consciousness in unresponsive patients...routine eye screening recommended...

STUDENT VOICES


PATIENT SAFETY


COMBATING INFECTION


Yellow fever

Rollins, Daniel; Ramsey, Renee; Parsh, Bridget

Nursing. 47(9):69-70, September 2017.

MEDICATION ERRORS



Understanding the role of convex skin barriers in ostomy care

Hoeflok, Jo; Purnell, Paris

Nursing. 47(9):51-56, September 2017.

Review the advantages of convex skin barriers and their role in ostomy care as presented here. Choos...

CE Connection


Recognizing normal pressure hydrocephalus in older adults

Smith, Carolyn E.

Nursing. 47(9):26-31, September 2017.

A telltale triad of clues—gait disturbance, cognitive impairment, and urinary incontinence—different...

Evidence-based approaches to breaking down language barriers

Squires, Allison

Nursing. 47(9):34-40, September 2017.

Explore the complexities of language barriers between nurses and patients, including how these barri...

SHARING


ISSUES IN NURSING


NEW HORIZONS