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The Joanna Briggs Institute Library offers some of their most important evidence-based content to individuals and students, including:
- The Library of Systematic Reviews - Comprehensive systematic reviews of international research literature completed by trained JBI reviewers
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In this baseline study, the authors asked foreign-educated nurses who were recruited to work in the United States between 2003 and 2007 about their hourly wages; clinical and cultural orientation to the United States; wages, benefits, and shift or unit assignments; and job satisfaction. Don’t miss Original Research: Perceptions of Employment-Based Discrimination Among Newly Arrived Foreign-Educated Nurses.
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As a comorbidity, diabetes has a great impact on the course of the hospitalization and patient outcomes, so appropriate management is a critical aspect of inpatient care. Review the latest evidence-based guidelines about caring for hospitalized adult patients with diabetes in A balancing act: Achieving glycemic control in hospitalized patients.
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Familiarize yourself with the Surviving Sepsis Campaign's updated recommendations for the care of patients with sepsis or septic shock by reading Get to know the international sepsis guidelines.
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Healthcare professionals' increased knowledge and sensitivity can help them recognize the issues and challenges military nurses may face after returning home. Take some time to explore RESEARCH CORNER: Postdeployment: A military nurse's journey.
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Are any of the Braden subscales were more strongly related to pressure ulcer occurrence than the Braden total score in obese and nonobese hospitalized patients? Find out by reading The Relationship Between Pressure Ulcer Prevalence, Body Mass Index, and Braden Scales and Subscales: A Further Analysis.
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