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   RN Staffing Time and Outcomes of Long-Stay Nursing Home Residents

Susan D. Horn PhD, Peter Buerhaus PhD, RN, Nancy Bergstrom PhD, RN, Randall J. Smout MS

 
   Tainted Water on Tap

Stephanie Chalupka EdD, APRN, BC, CNS

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    Acute Pancreatitis: Diagnosis and treatment of a potentially fatal condition.

Laurel A. Despins MS, APRN, BC, CCRN, Coleen Kivlahan MD, MSPH, Karen R. Cox PhD, RN

    CRITICAL CARE EXTRA: Preventing Renal Complications from the Use of Contrast Agents: Focus on at-risk patients.

Tracey L. King MSN, RN, CCRN, Mary Lou Sole PhD, RN, CCRN, FAAN

    HOSPITAL EXTRA: Flexible Scheduling: Exploring the benefits and the limitations.

Robin Drouin RN, BSN, Mertie Potter ND, APRN, BC

    Medication Reconciliation: Verifying medication orders and clarifying discrepancies should be standard practice.

Kathy Ketchum PhD, RN, Christine A. Grass RPh, Anne Padwojski PhD, RN, APN, BC, CCRN

    STUDENT EXTRA: Resources for Nursing Students: Web information can help you survive nursing school.

Faith Vander Linden BSN, RN

    STUDENT EXTRA: Self-Awareness: Is It Crucial to Clinical Practice? Confessions of a self-aware-aholic.

Megan Lowry

    Art of Nursing: The Women of the NICU

George E. Fortier

    CRITICAL CARE EXTRA: FYI

Andrea Kayyali MSN, RN

    HOSPITAL EXTRA: FYI

Patricia Walters-Fischer BS, RN, Andrea Kayalli MSN, RN, Dalia Sofer

    HOSPITAL EXTRA: Nurses Day Parade, 1949–1958: A Chicago event during postwar nursing shortage.

Carolyn Hope Smeltzer EdD, RN, FAAN, Frances R. Vlasses PhD, RN, Connie R. Robinson MSN, RN

    Reflections: The Other Cancer Story: Is this a breast cancer competition?

Suellen Hozman BS, RN

 Departments   << Previous Issue   Next Issue >>  
   EMERGING INFECTIONS: Legionella Pneumonia: Many cases of Legionnaire disease go unreported or unrecognized.

Betsy Todd RN, MPH, CIC

   HEALTH & SAFETY: Every Patient Deserves a Safe Nurse Patient safety cannot be achieved when nurses are not safe.

Maggie Flanagan RN

   INVESTING IN NURSES' FUTURES: The 2005 AJN–Beatrice Renfield Caring for the Caregiver Award

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

   ISSUES UPDATE: The Battle Over RN Replacement: The ANA and nurses take action to protect the public by maintaining nursing services.

Susan Trossman RN

   WOUND WISE: Challenging How Competency Is Validated: The Wound, Ostomy and Continence Nurses Society issues a position statement.

Phyllis T. Kupsick MSN, RN, CS-FNP, CWOCN

   AJN REPORTS: On the Road to Disaster—and Back: AJN’s news director visited health officials and rescuers immediately after Hurricane Katrina.   Add to File Drawer

Maureen Shawn Kennedy MA, RN, news director

   AJN REPORTS: The National Response Plan   Add to File Drawer

   DRUG Watch   Add to File Drawer

Diane S. Aschenbrenner MS, RN, CS

   EDITORIAL: Water, Water Everywhere: Dare We Drink? We don’t have to go to New Orleans to find contamination.   Add to File Drawer

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

   JOB FOCUS   Add to File Drawer

   LETTER FROM IRAQ: To Give Blood or Not to Give: Should there be a question?   Add to File Drawer

David Hagstad RN

   LETTERS: Angels?   Add to File Drawer

Karen Roberts MSN, RN, FNP-C

   LETTERS: Angels?   Add to File Drawer

Phyllis Roberts BCH, RN

   LETTERS: Angels?   Add to File Drawer

Julia Hauret BSN

   LETTERS: Ethnopharmacology   Add to File Drawer

Patti Tripolo MS, RN

   LETTERS: Keep Dialogue Alive   Add to File Drawer

Bonnie Faherty PhD, APRN, BC

   LETTERS: Keep Dialogue Alive   Add to File Drawer

Katherine Kaiser PhD, APRN, BC

   LETTERS: Keep Dialogue Alive   Add to File Drawer

Mattie Scarbraugh RN

   LETTERS: Nurses and HIV   Add to File Drawer

Richard S. Ferri PhD, ANP, ACRN, FAAN

   LETTERS: Retirement?   Add to File Drawer

Mary Anne Vincent MS, RN, CCRN

   LETTERS: Safe Career   Add to File Drawer

Anne Hudson BSN, RN

   LETTERS: Keep Dialogue Alive   Add to File Drawer

Mary E. Keenan BSN, RN, LNC

   NEWS: ‘Negligent Homicide’ Charges for Nursing Home Owners The frailest residents paid the highest price when Katrina struck.   Add to File Drawer

Joy Jacobson

   NEWS: Women’s Health Research: Evidence from two major trials.   Add to File Drawer

Doug Brandt

   NEWS: World Health Roundup   Add to File Drawer

Dalia Sofer

   NEWS: You Get What You Pay For: News flash: higher nurse–patient ratios still save lives.   Add to File Drawer

Dalia Sofer

   NewsCAPS   Add to File Drawer

Maureen Shawn Kennedy MA, RN

   On the Cover   Add to File Drawer

David Belcher

   PROFILES: Gold Out of Seaweed: A tenacious public health nurse on the Pacific Coast.   Add to File Drawer

Hob Osterlund MS, RN, CHTP

   PROFILES: Long-Term Commitment and Change: One nurse focuses on nursing home reform.   Add to File Drawer

Loretta Hunt

   THE POLITICS OF CARING: Solutions to RN Staffing: Texas and Oregon are models for other states addressing the crisis.   Add to File Drawer

Michelle Artz

   VIEWPOINT: Not Enough Nurses, Education, and Technology: Increasing staffing in nursing homes may not be enough.   Add to File Drawer

Barbara M. Bates-Jensen PhD, RN, CWOCN

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Volume 108
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Volume 107
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July 2007 - Number 7
June 2007 - Number 6 - Supplement: State of the Science on Diabetes Self Management: Strategies for Nursing
June 2007 - Number 6
May 2007 - Number 5
April 2007 - Number 4
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February 2007 - Number 2
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Volume 106
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September 2006 - Number 9
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July 2006 - Number 7
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April 2006 - Number 4
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February 2006 - Number 2
 - Number 1 - Supplement: Career Guide 2006
January 2006 - Number 1
Volume 105
December 2005 - Number 12
November 2005 - Number 11
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September 2005 - Number 9
August 2005 - Number 8
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May 2005 - Number 5
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 - Number 1 - Supplement: Career Guide
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March 2005 - Number 3
February 2005 - Number 2
January 2005 - Number 1
Volume 104
December 2004 - Number 12
November 2004 - Number 11
October 2004 - Number 10
September 2004 - Number 9
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July 2004 - Number 7
June 2004 - Number 6
May 2004 - Number 5
April 2004 - Number 4
March 2004 - Number 3
February 2004 - Number 2
AJN 2004 Career Guide - Number 1 - Supplement: 2004 Career Guide
January 2004 - Number 1
Volume 103
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November 2003 - Number 11
October 2003 - Number 10
September 2003 - Number 9
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July 2003 - Number 7
June 2003 - Number 6
May 2003 - Number 5
April 2003 - Number 4
March 2003 - Number 3
March 2003 - Number 3 - Supplement: State of the Science on Urinary Incontinence
February 2003 - Number 2
AJN 2003 Career Guide - Number 1 - Supplement: 2003 Career Guide
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Volume 102
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November 2002 - Number 11
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 - Number 5 - Supplement: Critical Care Nursing Update 2002
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March 2001 - Number 3
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May 2000 - Number 5
April 2000 - Number 4
March 2000 - Integrating Bladder Ultrasound Into A - Number 3_sup
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December 2000 - Number 12
November 2000 - Number 11
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April 2000 - Oncology Nursing Update 2000<br> - Number 4_sup
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July 1999 - Number 7
September 1999 - Number 9
May 1999 - Number 5
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