AJN, American Journal of Nursing
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   Oral Hydration in Older Adults: Greater awareness is needed in preventing, recognizing, and treating dehydration.
   Janet Mentes PhD, APRN, BC
 
   Weight Loss and Diet Plans: Several types of diet plans produce at least short-term weight loss; portion size may matter more than what we eat.
   Barbara Baker MSN, RN
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    CRITICAL CARE Extra: Coronary Artery Calcium Scoring: Electron-beam computed tomography can detect calcification before symptoms appear. But how useful is it in preventing illness?
   Carolyn Strimike MSN, RN, APRN
    Preventable Causes of Dehydration: Nursing home residents are especially vulnerable.
   Jeanie Kayser-Jones PhD, RN, FAAN
    Reflections: The Enduring Self: Living with mental illness can teach a nurse to see beyond a person’s symptoms.
   Marilyn Wargo BSN, RNC
    The Medicare Prescription Drug Benefit: Understanding the benefits and the gaps in this new coverage.
   Fay Baier MBA, RN
    Transfusion-Related Acute Lung Injury: A rare but potentially lethal result of allogeneic blood transfusion, TRALI resembles acute respiratory distress syndrome. Early intervention can save lives.
   Maureen A. Knippen DNSc, RN
    Art of Nursing: Child with Niemann-Pick Disease
   Karen P. Schreiber MS, RN, CS, FNP
    CRITICAL CARE Extra: Informing Practice
   Andrea Kayyali MSN, RN, Subhashni D. Singh Joy MA
    CRITICAL CARE Extra: Two Guidelines on Screening for Coronary Heart Disease: Sometimes it’s safer to focus on risk-factor reduction.
   Cynthia Arslanian-Engoren PhD, APRN, BC, CNS
    Getting Personal with Medicare Part D: Anxiety, confusion, regrets: three nurses’ experiences.
   Carol Potera
    HOSPITAL EXTRA: Informing Practice
   Joanna E. Cain BSN, RN, Andrea Kayyali MSN, RN
 Departments   << Previous Issue   Next Issue >>  
   Emerging Infections: The QuantiFERON-TB Gold Test: A new blood assay offers a promising alternative in tuberculosis testing.
   Betsy Todd MPH, RN, CIC
   From the ANA: Tuberculosis Guidelines Update: More focus on worker protection.
   Kathleen Agnes MS, RN, CIC, Marian Condon MS, RN
   In Our Community: When Nurses Need Help: Nurses House strives to assist.
   Gwen Mergian BSN, RN, Aline F. Anderson , Susan J. Fraley MS, RN, Stephanie Pentlen BA
   Informing Practice
   Andrea Kayyali MS, RN, Diane S. Aschenbrenner MS, RN, CS
   Practice Errors: The Gray Areas of Black Box Warnings: Who is responsible for heeding them?
   Amy M. Karch MS, RN
   A STATEMENT BY NURSE EDITORS   Add to File Drawer
   
   AJN Reports: Bold Move in the Big Apple :New York City’s controversial campaign against diabetes.   Add to File Drawer
   Gail M. Pfeifer MA, RN
   Call for Nominations: The 2006 AJN–Beatrice Renfield Caring for the Caregiver Award   Add to File Drawer
   
   DRUG Watch   Add to File Drawer
   Diane S. Aschenbrenner MS, RN, CS
   Editorial: Nurses Helping Nurses Ensure that Nurses House thrives.   Add to File Drawer
   Diana J. Mason PhD, RN, FAAN, AJN Editor-in-Chief
   From the ANA: Treatting Illegal Immigrants: The ANA aims to protect nurses against potential criminal penalties.   Add to File Drawer
   Erin McKeon
   In the News: Cesarean Section on Demand: Some fear that the lack of evidence will be interpreted as evidence of safety.   Add to File Drawer
   Fran Mennick BSN, RN
   In the News: Early-Life Antibiotic Treatment and Childhood Asthma Is there a link worth exploring?   Add to File Drawer
   Gail M. Pfeifer MA, RN
   In the News: Follow-up for Abnormal Mammograms: The AHRQ says only a biopsy can confirm malignancy.   Add to File Drawer
   Linda Epstein BSN, RN
   In the News: FROM THE NATIONAL INSTITUTE OF NURSING RESEARCH:: The Desire of Terminally Ill Patients to Hasten Dying Depression, symptom distress, and spouse caregivers are important.   Add to File Drawer
   
   In the News: Imported Vaccine-Associated Paralytic Poliomyelitis: A previously unrecognized risk.   Add to File Drawer
   Joanna E. Cain BSN, RN
   In the News: NewsCAPS   Add to File Drawer
   
   In the News: Widow Sues HCA for Insufficient RN Staffing: A class-action suit alleges poor patient care.   Add to File Drawer
   
   Issues Update: A Move Toward Safety: Programs are honored for their promotion of safe patient handling pilot curriculum.   Add to File Drawer
   Susan Trossman RN
   JOB focus   Add to File Drawer
   
   Letter from the Publisher   Add to File Drawer
   Mathew Cahill
   Letters: A DILEMMA OF THE DYING   Add to File Drawer
   Mary Thorkildson MSN, FNP-C
   Letters: A DILEMMA OF THE DYING   Add to File Drawer
   Odessa Dariel RN
   Letters: A DILEMMA OF THE DYING   Add to File Drawer
   Deb Trimble MS, RN, FNPC, AACRN
   Letters: A RITUAL FOR THE DEAD   Add to File Drawer
   Evelyn Rose Benson MPH, RN
   Letters: AFTER CANCER   Add to File Drawer
   Bonnie Faherty PhD, APRN-BC, CM
   Letters: AFTER CANCER   Add to File Drawer
   Diane Langton MSN, PNP, RN
   More Letters: Does It Matter Whether a Nurse Is a Man? Readers respond to two February articles.   Add to File Drawer
   
   On the Cover   Add to File Drawer
   David Belcher associate editor
   PROFILES: Helping Them Get Home: A Chicago nurse makes a difference for children with complex medical needs.   Add to File Drawer
   Hob Osterlund MS, RN, CHTP
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