Nursing

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.
Nursing Profession

In most countries throughout the world, the practice of nursing is regulated by national or state law to keep the practice standards high. As such, an individual wishing to enter and continue in the profession is required to pass certain education and training requirement set by the government.

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Oral TXA is equally efficacious at preventing blood loss in orthopedic surgery, interim study suggests

Oral TXA is equally efficacious at preventing blood loss in orthopedic surgery, interim study suggests

Study: Duloxetine may reduce cumulative opioid use after total knee arthroplasty

Study: Duloxetine may reduce cumulative opioid use after total knee arthroplasty

Study describes differences between mutation profile of acral nevi and acral melanoma

Study describes differences between mutation profile of acral nevi and acral melanoma

HIV patients are more likely to die from COVID-19 infection

HIV patients are more likely to die from COVID-19 infection

Wastewater testing is an effective way to identify new cases of COVID-19, finds study

Wastewater testing is an effective way to identify new cases of COVID-19, finds study

CDK inhibitors may boost the effectiveness of immune therapy in metastatic breast cancer

CDK inhibitors may boost the effectiveness of immune therapy in metastatic breast cancer

Cognitive problems caused by repetitive and mild blows to the head could be treated, study suggests

Cognitive problems caused by repetitive and mild blows to the head could be treated, study suggests

Blocking fat-busting enzyme with a drug compromises cardiac repair during acute heart failure

Blocking fat-busting enzyme with a drug compromises cardiac repair during acute heart failure

Esophageal cancers turn on ancient viral DNA hidden in our genome

Esophageal cancers turn on ancient viral DNA hidden in our genome

Total COVID-19 deaths could be 7 million

Total COVID-19 deaths could be 7 million

Chinese parents find the loss of an only child to be more devastating than loss of a spouse

Chinese parents find the loss of an only child to be more devastating than loss of a spouse

WVU researchers investigate the best 'dose' of telehealth for patients with chronic conditions

WVU researchers investigate the best 'dose' of telehealth for patients with chronic conditions

CFTR modulator can be safe, well-tolerated for younger children with common form of cystic fibrosis

CFTR modulator can be safe, well-tolerated for younger children with common form of cystic fibrosis

Learning health system approach can help reduce the risk of hospital-acquired pressure injuries

Learning health system approach can help reduce the risk of hospital-acquired pressure injuries

Researchers identify genetic cause of a rare neurological disorder

Researchers identify genetic cause of a rare neurological disorder

Large-scale study focuses on COVID-19 antibodies in asymptomatic and symptomatic patients

Large-scale study focuses on COVID-19 antibodies in asymptomatic and symptomatic patients

Nursing mothers' tweets help understand the factors influencing breastfeeding behaviors

Nursing mothers' tweets help understand the factors influencing breastfeeding behaviors

Cancer patients experiencing a deep sense of loneliness and depression during the pandemic

Cancer patients experiencing a deep sense of loneliness and depression during the pandemic

Researchers study sex-specific gene mutation linked to autism

Researchers study sex-specific gene mutation linked to autism

New service enables patients to recover safely at home, avoid hospitalization

New service enables patients to recover safely at home, avoid hospitalization