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   Diabetes and Depression: Addressing the depression can improve glycemic control.

Sandy Harper-Jaques MN

 
   First, Do No Harm: The Perils of Shift Work: Evening shift, night shift, and rotating shifts: are they for you?

Ronda Hughes PhD, MHS, RN, Patricia Stone PhD, MPH, RN

 
   Necrotizing Fasciitis: Understanding the deadly results of the uncommon ‘flesh-eating bacteria.’

Cathy R. Kessenich DSN, ARNP, Ashima Bahl RN

 
   Palliative Care: Prognostication and the Chronically Ill

Marianne L. Matzo PhD, APRN, BC, GNP, FAAN

 
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    CRITICAL CARE EXTRA: Takhar Province, Northern Afghanistan: Bringing relief to a war- and drought-ravaged region.

Erda B. Fuller RNC

    Art of Nursing: Placebo

Veneta Masson MA, RN

    CRITICAL CARE EXTRA: FYI

Julie J. Chu MSN, CRNP

    HOSPITAL EXTRA: Drug Watch

Diane S. Aschenbrenner MS, RN, CS

    HOSPITAL EXTRA: FYI

Julie J. Chu MSN, CRNP

    Reflections: Big Love: How “the baby” became “my son.”

Marcia Gardner MA, RN, CPNP, CPN

    STUDENT EXTRA: Have Degree, Will Travel: Fulfilling one dream leads to the fulfillment of another.

Lillian Gonzalez BSN, RN

    The Presidential Candidates: Is health care policy a nonissue?

James M. Stubenrauch senior editor

 Departments   << Previous Issue   Next Issue >>  
   Emerging Infections: Once Dismissed, Still Rampant: Tuberculosis, the second deadliest infectious disease worldwide.

Barbara A. Goldrick PhD, MPH, RN, CIC

   Health & Safety: Home Care Security: Nurses can take simple precautions to ensure safety during home visits.

Kate McPhaul MPH, RN

   Issues Update: Peaks and Valleys: Nursing centers work to ensure a stable RN workforce.

Susan Trossman RN

   MAKING SENSE of MEDICARE: Medicare’s Hospice Benefits: When cure is no longer the goal, Medicare will cover palliative care.

Marisa A. Scala-Foley MGS, Judith T. Caruso MSN, MBA, RN, Diane Archer JD, Susan C. Reinhard PhD, RN, FAAN

   Pain Control: Comfort–Function Goals: A way to establish accountability for pain relief.

Chris Pasero MS, RN, FAAN, Margo McCaffery MS, RN, FAAN

   AJN Reports: A Banner Year: The Center for American Nurses notes achievements.   Add to File Drawer

Maureen Shawn Kennedy MA, RN, news director

   AJN Reports: ANA: Report from Minneapolis Blakeney says ‘we are fighting for our very lives.’   Add to File Drawer

Maureen Shawn Kennedy MA, RN, news director

   AJN Reports: Declaration of Independence: The UAN adopts a constitution.   Add to File Drawer

Diana J. Mason PhD, RN, FAAN, editor-in-chief

   Drug Watch   Add to File Drawer

Diane S. Aschenbrenner MS, RN, CS

   Editorial: Shift to Shift: Reclaiming patient ‘hand-offs.’   Add to File Drawer

Diana J. Mason PhD, RN, FAAN, AJN Editor-in-Chief

   Letters: WHO IS THE NURSE?   Add to File Drawer

Candace Stiklorius MSN, RNC, Jennifer Anderson , Lynn R. Hoffman RN, OCN, Bob Hurley , Joan L. Regan RN, Roberta Sve RN, Linda Bricker RN, Thomas A. McHugh RN, CRNA, Michele Winner , Pat Barnum RN, Catherine Russell LPN, Cathy J. Sizer MS, RN, CPNP, Cassaundra Hefner RN, Rita Miller Scheler

   NEWS: APNs: Improved Outcomes at Lower Costs Older adults with heart failure fare better with transitional care after hospitalization.   Add to File Drawer

Maureen Shawn Kennedy MA, RN

   NEWS: Dehydration: Examining the Examinations: Look to signs rather than symptoms when evaluating a child’s status.   Add to File Drawer

Maureen Shawn Kennedy MA, RN

   NEWS: Hospitalized Children—An Endangered Species: The youngest and the poorest are at greatest risk for medical error.   Add to File Drawer

Maureen Shawn Kennedy MA, RN

   NEWS: Ibuprofen or Acetaminophen in Children? As the debate continues, the evidence may favor ibuprofen.   Add to File Drawer

Maureen Shawn Kennedy MA, RN

   NEWS: NewsCAP   Add to File Drawer

Maureen Shawn Kennedy MA, RN

   NEWS: NewsCAP   Add to File Drawer

Maureen Shawn Kennedy MA, RN

   NEWS: Obituary   Add to File Drawer

Maureen Shawn Kennedy MA, RN

   NEWS: The Top 10 Most Common ‘Safety Indicators’ Seen in Children and Adolescents   Add to File Drawer

Maureen Shawn Kennedy MA, RN

   NEWS: The Vanishing Women’s health information is disappearing from federal Web sites and publications.   Add to File Drawer

Maureen Shawn Kennedy MA, RN

   NEWS: World Health Roundup   Add to File Drawer

Maureen Shawn Kennedy MA, RN

   Nursing Counts: FAST FACTS   Add to File Drawer

Mathy Mezey EdD, RN, FAAN, Charlene Harrington PhD, RN, FAAN, Malvina Kluger

   Nursing Counts: FOCUS ON: Professional Responsibility   Add to File Drawer

Mathy Mezey EdD, RN, FAAN, Charlene Harrington PhD, RN, FAAN, Malvina Kluger

   Nursing Counts: NPs in Nursing Homes: An Issue of Quality   Add to File Drawer

Mathy Mezey EdD, RN, FAAN, Charlene Harrington PhD, RN, FAAN, Malvina Kluger

   Nursing Counts: Nursing Expertise in Caring for Older Adults   Add to File Drawer

Mathy Mezey EdD, RN, FAAN, Charlene Harrington PhD, RN, FAAN, Malvina Kluger

   Nursing Counts: Research Brief   Add to File Drawer

Mathy Mezey EdD, RN, FAAN, Charlene Harrington PhD, RN, FAAN, Malvina Kluger

   PROFILES: Nancy Cabelus: Bringing Forth Justice: Is there a forensic nurse crime scene detective in the house?   Add to File Drawer

Lisa Poliak

   PROFILES: Sexual Assault Nurse Examiners: Changing the nature of the medical examination of rape victims.   Add to File Drawer

Emmeline Chang

   STUDENT EXTRA: Inspiring Student Nurse Involvement: An interview with the NSNA’s newest president.   Add to File Drawer

Michael Desjardins BSN, RN

   The Politics of Caring: Federal Update   Add to File Drawer

Sue Whittaker , Margaret Kay

   The Politics of Caring: State Recap   Add to File Drawer

Sue Whittaker , Margaret Kay

   Viewpoint: Burgers or Bruises? Being assaulted shouldn’t be part of a nurse’s aide’s job.   Add to File Drawer

Donna Gates EdD, MSN, MSPH, RN

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