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https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/30383570/confronting-barriers-to-improve-healthcare-literacy-and-cultural-competency-in-disparate-populations
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Debra S Polster
Positive patient outcomes depend on clear communication. Understanding healthcare literacy, cultural competency, and health disparities/inequalities is essential for providing empathetic care to patients and their family members. Guidelines to provide culturally competent care may enhance the patient experience and improve healthcare provider communication.
October 31, 2018: Nursing
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/30383569/ventriculoperitoneal-shunts-what-nurses-need-to-know
#2
Vincent M Vacca
A ventriculoperitoneal shunt (VPS) is the most common type of implanted cerebrospinal fluid shunt system. Nurses may care for patients who have undergone shunt placement or revision. This article discusses the indications for VPS placement in adults, possible complications, and nursing care for patients following a shunt placement procedure.
October 31, 2018: Nursing
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/30376486/striving-for-peace-and-goodwill-year-round
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October 29, 2018: Nursing
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/30286030/enhanced-recovery-after-cardiac-surgery-program-to-improve-patient-outcomes
#4
Gina McConnell, Patricia Woltz, William T Bradford, J Erin Ledford, Judson B Williams
This article details the obstacles of implementing a cardiac-specific enhanced recovery after surgery (ERAS) program in a 919-bed not-for-profit community-based health system and the benefits of ERAS programs for different patient populations.
October 3, 2018: Nursing
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/30286029/the-c-difficile-puzzle-putting-it-all-together
#5
Christie Chapman, Catherine Foley
This article explores Clostridium difficile infection (CDI) versus colonization, regulations surrounding CDI reporting, the varied types of CDI testing methods available, and the important role nurses have in thoughtful submission of stool specimens for C. difficile testing.
October 3, 2018: Nursing
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/30247428/making-a-case-for-volunteerism
#6
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No abstract text is available yet for this article.
September 20, 2018: Nursing
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/30256296/hold-the-phone-mobilizing-against-cell-phone-pathogens
#7
Cara Gallegos, Veronica McDuffee, Cindy Hong-Engelhard, Caitlyn Boeck
No abstract text is available yet for this article.
October 2018: Nursing
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/30256295/walk-a-day-in-my-shoes-enhancing-collaboration-with-a-shadowing-program
#8
Debra Dunn, Catherine Alexander, Marcy Manas, Karen Sorkin, Maureen Finnegan
No abstract text is available yet for this article.
October 2018: Nursing
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/30256294/targeting-safety-for-pediatric-patients-with-a-tracheostomy
#9
Susan B Fowler, Lee Ann Paglia, Cynthia Kling
No abstract text is available yet for this article.
October 2018: Nursing
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/30256293/radiofrequency-ablation-induced-esophageal-perforation
#10
Fay Mitchell-Brown, Mandy McPherrin
Esophageal perforation (EP) can be a complication of radiofrequency ablation, a standard treatment for certain patients with drug-refractory atrial fibrillation. This article discusses the etiology, clinical manifestations, and diagnosis of EP, as well as nursing care for patients with EP.
October 2018: Nursing
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/30256292/caleb-s-story
#11
Shelly R Thress
No abstract text is available yet for this article.
October 2018: Nursing
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/30256291/advancing-the-profession-the-clinical-nurse-educator
#12
Jean Brennan, Evelyn Louise Olson
No abstract text is available yet for this article.
October 2018: Nursing
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/30256290/new-drugs-2018-part-3
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No abstract text is available yet for this article.
October 2018: Nursing
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/30256289/keeping-up-to-date-with-diabetes-care-and-education
#14
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No abstract text is available yet for this article.
October 2018: Nursing
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/30256287/who-has-the-authority-to-give-rns-an-order
#15
Mariea Urubek
No abstract text is available yet for this article.
October 2018: Nursing
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/30256286/retained-bullet-or-bullet-fragments-a-potential-source-of-elevated-blood-lead-levels
#16
Myles Thomas Quail
No abstract text is available yet for this article.
October 2018: Nursing
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/30256285/seven-steps-to-academic-shared-governance
#17
Patricia Francis-Johnson, LaNeigh Harkness, Allison Pritchard, Richard L Pullen
No abstract text is available yet for this article.
October 2018: Nursing
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/30256283/letters
#18
Josefina Inoturan Alejandro, Elizabeth A Pleasants, Mary Lou Shookhoff
No abstract text is available yet for this article.
October 2018: Nursing
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/30211760/evaluating-competence-and-confidence-using-simulation-technology
#19
Llynne C Kiernan
This article discusses the role of simulation training in educating nurses and reducing clinical errors and describes a research project designed to determine the effectiveness of deliberate practice and simulation technology.
October 2018: Nursing
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/30192268/new-drugs-2018-part-3
#20
Daniel A Hussar
This article discusses eight drugs recently approved by the FDA, including their indications and contraindications, precautions, dosage, and nursing considerations. The article also includes summary charts on 14 recently approved antineoplastic drugs and four drugs approved for rare disorders.
October 2018: Nursing
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