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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Monash project aims to address post-pandemic mental health challenges of teenagers

Monash project aims to address post-pandemic mental health challenges of teenagers

New educational framework aims to improve training for children's palliative care professionals

New educational framework aims to improve training for children's palliative care professionals

Lungs of COVID-19 patients show good recovery in most cases

Lungs of COVID-19 patients show good recovery in most cases

New method of guidance for heart bypass surgery to be tested on patients for the first time

New method of guidance for heart bypass surgery to be tested on patients for the first time

Study describes racial disparities in survival following in-hospital cardiac arrest

Study describes racial disparities in survival following in-hospital cardiac arrest

For nurses feeling the strain of the pandemic, virus resurgence is ‘paralyzing’

For nurses feeling the strain of the pandemic, virus resurgence is ‘paralyzing’

New project integrates genomics, electronic healthcare data and AI to address antimicrobial resistance

New project integrates genomics, electronic healthcare data and AI to address antimicrobial resistance

Study: Home health care provides support, improves recovery for COVID-19 patients

Study: Home health care provides support, improves recovery for COVID-19 patients

First checkpoint inhibitor vaccine shown to be safe, effective in colon cancer animal model

First checkpoint inhibitor vaccine shown to be safe, effective in colon cancer animal model

Advantech Launches Real-Time Location System (RTLS) Solution-Ready Package (SRP) for Healthcare Applications

Advantech Launches Real-Time Location System (RTLS) Solution-Ready Package (SRP) for Healthcare Applications

Sexual minorities who misuse alcohol or tobacco also have a co-occurring psychiatric disorder

Sexual minorities who misuse alcohol or tobacco also have a co-occurring psychiatric disorder

Nursing home residents with medical order forms more likely to have preferences documented

Nursing home residents with medical order forms more likely to have preferences documented

These front-line workers could have retired. They risked their lives instead.

These front-line workers could have retired. They risked their lives instead.

NIH-funded study to test emergency treatment for devastating stroke in Memphis

NIH-funded study to test emergency treatment for devastating stroke in Memphis

Study warns elderly individuals less able to reduce contacts during COVID-19 lockdown

Study warns elderly individuals less able to reduce contacts during COVID-19 lockdown

Randomized trial adds new evidence to effectiveness of wearing masks

Randomized trial adds new evidence to effectiveness of wearing masks

Predictive model identifies neighborhoods that have greatest risk of COVID-19 infection

Predictive model identifies neighborhoods that have greatest risk of COVID-19 infection

Researchers explore potential role of oxytocin in modulating male sexual function

Researchers explore potential role of oxytocin in modulating male sexual function

UTHSC and Regeneron partner to advance precision medicine

UTHSC and Regeneron partner to advance precision medicine

UIC study aims to improve smoking cessation interventions for underserved populations

UIC study aims to improve smoking cessation interventions for underserved populations