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One highlight of this year's National Teaching Institute and Critical Care Exposition (known as the NTI) was a tribute to a contingent of nurses from the Greater New Orleans Area Chapter of the American Association of Critical-Care Nurses (AACN) on May 22. Thirty-five AACN chapters across the country contributed $19,000 to bring the 16 nurses to the NTI in Anaheim, California, in appreciation of their role as members of the chapter that hosted a record 7,800 attendees at last year's NTI, just four months before homes and hospitals in their area were ravaged by floodwaters in the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina. -Thom Schwarz, editorial director t


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