The Society for Vascular Surgery released a list diabetes vascular complications. Nurses can use the list to educate their diabetic patients.
A nurse scientist and an engineer created a smartphone application for patients with heart failure that helps make the right choices about their health.
A nurse explained to a patient that NSAIDs — both over-the-counter and prescription — are widely acknowledged to be effective for pain relief when used as directed. But she also counseled her patient that NSAIDs can cause adverse events, especially when they’re not used appropriately.
A reader asked about using her experience to develop a niche focusing on electronic health records to improve patient safety. My response is, “Go for it!”
Ellen Pollack, RN At UCLA Health, the electronic health records system has all the bells and whistles it needs to be the useful tool and care diary it's intended to be, with one major bonus: the patient story is in the spotlight, in large part due to the ingenuity of RN Ellen Pollack