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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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

Anger after North Dakota Governor asks COVID-positive health staff to stay on job

Anger after North Dakota Governor asks COVID-positive health staff to stay on job

Cannabidiol oils are equally or less effective at inhibiting certain cancer cell lines

Cannabidiol oils are equally or less effective at inhibiting certain cancer cell lines

New study may shed light on the adaptive immune response to COVID-19

New study may shed light on the adaptive immune response to COVID-19

LOX plays a number of key roles in promoting skin and organ fibrosis in scleroderma

LOX plays a number of key roles in promoting skin and organ fibrosis in scleroderma

Two-thirds of older Americans would not seek treatment for depression, new poll shows

Two-thirds of older Americans would not seek treatment for depression, new poll shows