Nursing News and Research

RSS
Nursing is a healthcare profession that focuses on the care of individuals and their families to help them recover from illness and maintain optimal health and quality of life.
Surgeons implant a new investigational neurostimulator in a patient with medically refractory epilepsy

Surgeons implant a new investigational neurostimulator in a patient with medically refractory epilepsy

Emergency nursing shortage is worsening because of changing patient demographics and the aging of the emergency nurses population

Emergency nursing shortage is worsening because of changing patient demographics and the aging of the emergency nurses population

As medicine targets personal DNA profiles, researchers examine ethics and patient experiences

As medicine targets personal DNA profiles, researchers examine ethics and patient experiences

As the saying goes “breast milk is best”

As the saying goes “breast milk is best”

Half of women over 55 don't discuss osteoporosis with their doctors

Half of women over 55 don't discuss osteoporosis with their doctors

Guidance on providing advice on sex education to young people under the age of sixteen

Guidance on providing advice on sex education to young people under the age of sixteen

How gender affects living with traumatic spinal cord injuries

How gender affects living with traumatic spinal cord injuries

New method for detecting premature birth

New method for detecting premature birth

McGuinty government investing an additional $469.5 million to operate Ontario's hospitals

McGuinty government investing an additional $469.5 million to operate Ontario's hospitals

Millions of American osteoporosis sufferers remain undiagnosed and untreated

Millions of American osteoporosis sufferers remain undiagnosed and untreated

Estimated increase of 10,000 qualifed nurses

Estimated increase of 10,000 qualifed nurses

Drug used to treat schizophrenia and other psychotic disorders appears effective at treating Alzheimer’s disease

Drug used to treat schizophrenia and other psychotic disorders appears effective at treating Alzheimer’s disease

Stroke severity is the predominant predictor of discharge destination

Stroke severity is the predominant predictor of discharge destination

New JCAHO helps consumers to choose a hospital that best suits their needs

New JCAHO helps consumers to choose a hospital that best suits their needs

Cataract more prevalent in African American nursing home residents than white residents

Cataract more prevalent in African American nursing home residents than white residents

Overworking nurses has adverse effects on patient safety

Overworking nurses has adverse effects on patient safety

Information technology to improve NHS

Information technology to improve NHS

Best hospital in the United States for children

Best hospital in the United States for children

Even in the middle of a heart attack, women are less likely than men to think their symptoms are heart-related

Even in the middle of a heart attack, women are less likely than men to think their symptoms are heart-related

New legislation ensures veterans and their spouses admitted to nursing homes in New York State receive access to federal pension entitlements

New legislation ensures veterans and their spouses admitted to nursing homes in New York State receive access to federal pension entitlements