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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

NIH awards $129M for HIV vaccine development

July 17, 2019
The NIH awarded the Scripps Consortium for HIV/AIDS Vaccine Development, or CHAVD, a 7-year, $129 million grant to develop novel vaccine candidates designed to protect…

Q&A: FMT for fecal decolonization of antibiotic-resistant organisms

July 16, 2019
Early evidence suggests that fecal microbiota transplantation, or FMT, an established treatment for recurrent Clostridioides difficile infection, may be able to reduce…
In the Journals

Rory’s Regulations: State-mandated sepsis care decreases mortality

July 16, 2019
State-mandated sepsis care in New York was associated with a greater decrease in mortality in adults hospitalized with sepsis compared with states that do not have…

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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Empirical Research

Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction Versus a Health Enhancement Program in the Treatment of Urge Urinary Incontinence in Older Adult Women: A Randomized Controlled Feasibility Study

Research in Gerontological Nursing
Online Advanced Release, July 9, 2019
Current treatment practices for older adult women with urge urinary incontinence (UUI) remain insufficient and…
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Research Brief

Rural Dementia Caregivers in Southwest Texas: An Exploratory Study of Advance Directives and End-of-Life Proxy Decision Making

Journal of Gerontological Nursing
Online Advanced Release, June 18, 2019
For a growing number of persons with dementia (PWDs), advance care planning (ACP) can help families make important…
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