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

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Saving a snakebite victim

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Understanding the DNP degree Selected References

American Academy of Nurse Practitioners. Discussion paper: Doctor of Nursing Practice. Washington, DC: Author; 2006.

American Association of Colleges of Nursing. AACN position statement on the Practice Doctorate in Nursing. Washington, DC: Author; 2004.

American Association of Colleges of Nursing. DNP Roadmap Task Force Report. Washington, DC: Author; 2006.

American Association of Colleges of Nursing. The Essentials of Doctoral Education for Advanced Nursing Practice. Washington, DC: Author; 2006.

Fitzpatrick JJ. Writing for the PRO position: Is the doctor of nursing (DNP) the appropriate doctoral degree for nurses? MCN Am J Matern Child Nurs. 2007;32(3):138.

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Institute of Medicine. Health professions education: a bridge to quality. Washington, DC: National Academies Press: 2003.

Loomis JA, Willard B, Cohen J. Difficult professional choices: deciding between the PhD and the DNP in nursing. Online J Issues Nurs. 2007;12(1). Accessed March 31, 2010.

Marecki M. Writing for the CON position: Is the doctor of nursing (DNP) the appropriate doctoral degree for nurses? MCN Am J Matern Child Nurs. 2007;32(3):139.

Marion L. The practice doctorate in nursing: my response. Am J Nurse Pract. 2005;9(11/12):66-68.

Meleis AI, Dracup K. The case against the DNP: history, timing, substance, and marginalization. Online J Issues Nurs. 2005;10(3). Accessed March 31, 2010.

Roberts SJ, Glod C. The practice doctorate in nursing: is it the answer? JNP. 2005;9(11/12):56-65.

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Forgive us our trespasses references

Bosk C. Forgive and Remember: Managing Medical Failure. Chicago, IL: University of Chicago Press; 1979.

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Helping new nurses set priorities

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How inflammatory markers refine CV risk status

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National Institutes of Health. National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute. Third Report of the National Cholesterol Education Program (NCEP) Expert Panel on Detection, Evaluation, and Treatment of High Blood Cholesterol in Adults (Adult Treatment Panel III) Final Report. NIH Publication 02-5215. Published September 2002. Accessed March 16, 2010.

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Intraperitoneal chemotherapy

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Is an online nursing education program right for you?

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Digital dashboards and staffing references

Ciesielski S, Daily B, Levine WC. Patient Safety and Quality Healthcare. A dashboard for the PACU. September/October 2008. Accessed March 24, 2010.

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Srinivasan A, Abellera JP, Danos S, McNabb S. Improving awareness in message exchanging platform—a knowledge driven approach. AMIA Annu Symp Proc. 2007 Oct 11:1122.

St. Joseph Mercy Hospital to install LiveData OR-Dashboard. Business Wire. June 26, 2007.Wolpin S. An exploratory study of an intranet dashboard in a multi-state healthcare system. Stud Health Technol Inform. 2006;122:75-79.

Reiki: Ancient healing art for today’s new healthcare vision selected references

Bossi L, Ott MJ, DeCristofaro S. Reiki as a clinical intervention in oncology nursing practice. Clin J Oncol Nurs. 2008;12(3):489-495.

Fowler S, Newton L. Complementary and alternative therapies: the nurse’s role. J Neurosci Nurs. 2006;38(4):261-265.

National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine. Reiki: an introduction. Accessed January 25, 2010.

Pocotte S, Salvador D. Reiki as a rehabilitative nursing intervention for pain management: a case

Remedying role confusion: Differentiating RN and LPN roles selected references

American Nurses Association. Nursing: Scope and Standards of Practice. Washington, D.C.:; 2004.

American Nurses Association. Principles for Delegation. 2005. Accessed August 25, 2009.

American Nurses Association. Utilization Guide for the ANA Principles for Nurse Staffing. 2005. Accessed August 25, 2009.

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Emergency Nurses Association. Use of non-registered nurse (non-RN) caregivers in emergency care. 2003. Accessed August 25, 2009.

Emergency Nurses Association. Role of delegation by the emergency nurse in clinical practice settings. 1998. Accessed August 25, 2009.

NFLPN Standards for the Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse. Accessed August 25, 2009.

Virginia Board of Nursing. Laws and regulations. Accessed August 25, 2009.

Weaning patients from the mechanical ventilator: The nurse’s role selected references

Cason C, Tyner T, Saunders S, et al. Nurses’ implementation of guidelines for ventilator-associated pneumonia from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Am J Crit Care. 2007;16:28-36.

Cohen IL, Booth FV. Cost containment and mechanical ventilation in the United States. New Horiz. 1994;2(3):283-290.

Dasta J, McLaughlin T, Mody S, Tak Piech, C. Daily cost of an intensive care unit day: the contribution of mechanical ventilation. Crit Care Med. 2005;33(6):1266-1271.

Gajic O, Dara S, Mendez J, et al. Ventilator-associated lung injury in patients without acute lung injury at the onset of mechanical ventilation. Crit Care Med. 2004;32(9):1817-1824.

Needham DM, Bronskill SE, Calinawan JR, et al. Projected incidence of mechanical ventilation in Ontario to 2026: preparing for the aging baby boomers. Crit Care Med. 2005;33(3):683-684.

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Shah C, Kollef M. Endotracheal tube intraluminal volume loss among mechanically ventilated patients. Crit Care Med. 2004;32(1):120-125.

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Warren DK, Shukla SJ, Olsen MA, et al. Outcome and attributable cost of ventilator associated pneumonia among intensive care unit patients in a suburban medical center. Crit Care Med. 2003;31(5):1312-1317.

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Caring for a homeless adult with a chronic disease selected references

Denkens BA. Are we really helping? The problem of dual diagnoses, homelessness & hospital-hopping. J Pyschosoc Nurs Ment Health Serv. 2005;43(11):48-50.

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