In conjunction with Breastfeeding Awareness Month, we present an article that describes how NPs can lay the foundation for more widespread nursing. The author explains why expectant mothers need education and encouragement.
By Mimi McCully, MSN, CPNP, IBCLC
Read about an innovative use of NP skills that also demonstrates the profession's cost effectiveness.
NPs and PAs are being used more frequently in the hospitalist role. This article describes the success story at a hospital that ramped up the level of care in its cardiac unit by using NPs as hospitalists.
This article provides a thorough overview of the signs, symptoms, causes and treatments for heartburn and gastroesophageal reflux. The author outlines the pathophysiology, diagnosis and treatment of this condition-which should not be viewed as innocuous.
Learn how to distinguish among the many causes of skin and soft tissue infection.
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