Knowledge is power, and when you need it fast, Nursing2007 is here to help. But do you know that the reliable information arriving at your mailbox each month is also quickly available on your computer screen?
As an individual subscriber to this journal, you now have exclusive free access to articles from the current issue-plus all past issues back to the first one published in November 1971. Getting to them is easy. After a simple, one-time registration, you can log on at any time to research and read about many topics. (See How to get started.)
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You're probably hearing a lot lately about applying airline safety principles to health care. In fact, you just read about it in Nursing2006-but in what issue? Skimming is easy: Search under "airline" and get an instant replay. (It was November 2006.)
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Cheryl L. Mee, RN,BC, CMSRN, MSN