May is Celiac Disease Awareness Month, and its goal is to increase knowledge about this disease among patients and providers. This article provides an overview of the incidence, presentation, diagnosis and treatment of celiac disease.
By Catlin Nalley
A dietitian and nurse practitioner provides a scientific perspective on the growing trend of consumers adopting gluten-free diets when they are not affected by celiac disease or non-celiac gluten sensitivity.
The National Asthma Education and Prevention Program recommends office spirometry as an essential tool in the management of patients with respiratory disorders. Learn how NPs can cost effectively add spirometry testing to their practice setting.
The National Academy of Dermatology Nurse Practitioners presents education about a somewhat rare skin lesion that often does not produce symptoms and therefore doesn't raise suspicion.
The nurse practitioners graduating this spring and summer will soon face another challenge: passing a certification examination. This article provides advice on how to prepare.
This year marks the 50th anniversary of the nurse practitioner profession! The milestone will be recognized at the AANP conference.
Men are generally reluctant to seek care for health issues, which means providers must capitalize on all visits. Learn about seven key concerns.