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December 29, 2020

Quick-reference I.V. tools reduce stress in ICU nurses

Working in the surgical/trauma intensive care unit (STICU) at a Level I trauma hospital can be highly stressful for bedside nurses. Timely, accurate medication administration is crucial; […]
December 29, 2020

Our Readers Respond

Break the bullying cycle I read with great interest the article “Break the bullying cycle” in the January 2012 edition of American Nurse Today. Terri Townsend provides […]
December 29, 2020

Clinical trials 101

Nurses are front-line care providers for many patients who might be eligible to participate in a clinical research study, more specifically, a clinical trial. We can […]
December 29, 2020

Psychiatric emergencies in med-surg patients: Are you prepared?

Rodney, age 47, was admitted to the hospital 2 days ago with rib and femur fractures and facial contusions. He appears well nourished and well groomed. […]