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Scott D. Boden, MD, expands on the increasing population of older patients' demand on orthopedic practices

Scott D. Boden, MD, expands on the increasing population of older patients' demand on orthopedic practices
August 6, 2014

Black, Hispanic MSM less likely to have discussed PrEP with a doctor

September 19, 2019
Preliminary data published in MMWR showed that most men who have sex with men, or MSM, are aware of pre-exposure prophylaxis, or PrEP, for HIV prevention, but that…

CMS changes include ‘first pull incentives’ for antimicrobial development

September 19, 2019
CMS recently issued a final rule that will change the way hospitals will get reimbursed for new antimicrobial therapies, potentially removing some barriers to their…
In the Journals

Maribavir shows promise against CMV in transplant recipients

September 18, 2019
Twice-daily maribavir demonstrated similar efficacy as valganciclovir in clearing cytomegalovirus viremia in hematopoietic-cell or solid-organ transplant recipients…

SLACK Incorporated journals recognized in Nursing Journal Hall of Fame

August 8, 2018
SLACK Incorporated, an independent STM publisher of leading health care journals, is pleased to announce the inclusion…
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Feature ArticleOpen Access

Effect of Self-Acupoint Massage on Blood Glucose Level and Quality of Life in Older Adults With Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus: A Randomized Controlled Trial

Journal of Gerontological Nursing, August 2019, Volume 45 Issue 8
The current study aimed to explore the effect of self-acupoint massage (SEAM) on blood glucose level and quality of…
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Public Policy

Opioid Use in Long-Term Care: Guidelines and Policy Recommendations

Journal of Gerontological Nursing, September 2019, Volume 45 Issue 9
Older adults living in long-term care (LTC) settings experience a higher incidence of chronic pain than those living in…
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