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March 2017
The Pivotal Role of Primary Care Providers in Epilepsy Care

Primary care providers serve as a bridge for patients who need referrals to epilepsy specialists.

Last Updated: March 23, 2017 | Posted on: February 08, 2017
February 2017
The Subtle Symptoms of an Ectopic Pregnancy

Ectopic pregnancy is relatively rare, yet it accounts for 10% of all maternal deaths in the U.S.

Posted on: February 15, 2017
Collaboration: A Suspicious Word

Stakeholders must have some level of respect and commitment to working with others toward a common goal.

Last Updated: February 10, 2017 | Posted on: February 09, 2017
Is This Rash Scarlet Fever-Or Not?

If misdiagnosed, scarlet fever can lead to multiple, and very serious, complications.

Posted on: February 10, 2017
Nurse Practitioners' Quest for Full Practice Authority

The NP profession continues to make practice strides.

Posted on: February 03, 2017
January 2017
Walnuts: Smart for the Heart

A heart-healthy food supported by more than two decades of research.

Posted on: January 31, 2017
An NP & a PA Speak Out on Smoking Cessation

Clinicians give their two cents on why you should never quit trying to get your patients to quit.

Posted on: January 30, 2017
Hospital Readmissions for COPD

To curb this growing strain on the healthcare industry, education is needed.

Posted on: January 26, 2017
How Much Is a DNP Worth?

Two advanced practice nurses share their salary struggles after earning this degree.

Last Updated: January 24, 2017 | Posted on: December 15, 2016
PAs Team with NPs & RNs to Improve Veterans' Access to Care

Gastroenterology department succeeds in providing military veterans with access to care within 7 days.

Posted on: January 24, 2017
Patient Knowledge of Nurse Practitioners

What does the public know about these healthcare professionals?

Posted on: January 20, 2017
Are DNPs Procrastinators?

Are DNP-prepared professionals making progress at the rate we are capable of, or are we procrastinating?

Posted on: January 19, 2017
Genomics in Precision Medicine

Drilling down to the molecular level can produce vital health information.

Posted on: January 18, 2017
Genomics in Precision Medicine

Drilling down to the molecular level can produce vital health information.

Last Updated: January 17, 2017 | Posted on: November 30, 2016
Perceptions of Pain Management in Runners

Does the perception of knee pain relief override the lack of evidence for the use of KT tape in runners?

Last Updated: January 17, 2017 | Posted on: January 16, 2017
Planning for Retirement to Avoid Stress Today

Knowing what you have saved for retirement is the first step toward improving satisfaction with your life.

Posted on: January 13, 2017
Rural Health at a Crossroads

Ironically, in a profession that proclaims to care about the needs of the underserved, and was created for that purpose, nurse practitioners as a group are not fulfilling the original mission.

Last Updated: January 10, 2017 | Posted on: January 09, 2017
Genetic Testing for Breast Cancer

An examination of barriers to screening in patients with familial history

Last Updated: January 06, 2017 | Posted on: October 20, 2016
Personalized Nutrition for Cardiovascular Disease

Today, nutrition and lifestyle plans can be uniquely tailored according to patients' diagnostic blood test results.

Posted on: January 04, 2017
December 2016
How Florida NPs Are Meeting the IOM's Goals

Various collaborative efforts have helped Florida NPs advance toward the IOM's goals.

Last Updated: December 21, 2016 | Posted on: October 07, 2016
Who Should Be Fighting the Opioid Epidemic?

The U.S. Surgeon General urges healthcare providers to help their communities turn the tide on the opioid epidemic.

Posted on: December 16, 2016
Follow-Up Care

NYU Langone emergency department develops a robust follow-up program.

Posted on: December 16, 2016
Reflections on Patient-Centered Care

An OT interviews a PA-turned-patient about her experiences "on the other side" of health care provision.

Last Updated: December 13, 2016 | Posted on: December 12, 2016
Treating HIV in 2016

Once viewed as a death sentence, HIV is now a lifelong, chronic condition.

Last Updated: December 09, 2016 | Posted on: December 07, 2016
Can Monoclonal Antibodies Help Treat Parkinson's Disease?

Monoclonal antibodies might offer a novel treatment approach for Parkinson's disease.

Posted on: December 09, 2016
Medical Marijuana: Which States Currently Allow It?

A "state-of-the-states" report on regulations regarding medicinal cannabis.

Last Updated: December 09, 2016 | Posted on: December 06, 2016
Sexual Health Concerns of the LGBT Population

Nurses should adequately address the sexual history of lesbian, bisexual and transgender patients.

Posted on: December 02, 2016
Pharmacogenetics for Newborns

One-time test for infants can provide "actionable info" for the rest of their lifespan.

Posted on: December 01, 2016
November 2016
Hematuria in Primary Care

An evidence-based approach emphasizes consistency.

Posted on: November 30, 2016
 
 
 

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