The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation report details a series of programs designed by and for nurses that have improved work environments in the name of safety.
Nearly 6 million adults no longer are classified as needing hypertension medication, with an estimated 13.5 million adults now considered as having achieved their BP goal.
Almost a third of kids screened for high cholesterol between the ages of 9 and 11 have borderline or high levels, potentially placing them at greater risk for future CVD.
The CDC estimates that 1 in 68 children (or 14.7 per 1,000 8-year-olds) in multiple communities in the U.S. has been identified with autism spectrum disorder.
Palliative care should be a collaboration between patients, families, a stroke team and various providers, the American Heart Association stated.
Several changes were incorporated to medication alerts, including the use of concise language and a table-like format to help providers scan for information quickly.
A habit of playing violent video games was associated with long-term, self-reported aggressive behavior through increases in aggressive cognition.
Learn more about the school's new acute care pediatric nurse practitioner track and the growing need for nurse practitioners who specialize in caring for infants, children and adolescents with complex acute and critical health conditions.