Patient Safety

Updated:   11/5/2014
Contains:  35 items

Strangulation: What every nurse must recognize

Scannell, Meredith; MacDonald, Andrea E.; Foster, Corrine

Nursing Made Incredibly Easy!. 15(6):41-46, November/December 2017.

Patients who've been strangled are at risk for negative outcomes, both medical and psychological. Learn how to spot the signs and symptoms, and how best to care for these patients.

Unseen! Male sexual assault survivors

Perkins, Amanda

Nursing Made Incredibly Easy!. 15(5):45-49, September/October 2017.

Nurses can work to create changes in perceptions and awareness of sexual violence against men.

Disaster planning: Are you ready?

Kirwan, Michelle Maybell

Nursing Made Incredibly Easy!. 9(3):18-24, May-June 2011.

Increasing emphasis is being placed on emergency management. It's important for nurses—no matter where they work—to have basic training in disaster management and mass casualty incidents. We give you the lowdown.













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