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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

80% of new HIV cases transmitted by undiagnosed or untreated people

March 18, 2019
In 2016, more than 80% of new HIV infections in the United States were transmitted by individuals who either did not know they were infected with HIV or had been…

Q&A: Understanding persistent low-level viremia in people with HIV

March 18, 2019
Persistent low-level viremia among people living with HIV who are adhering to treatment is a challenging issue for clinicians, and there is not much guidance available…
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14% of patients at Ohio hospital positive for toxigenic C. difficile at admission

March 18, 2019
Researchers found that 14% of patients at one acute-care hospital in Ohio had positive perirectal cultures for toxigenic Clostridioides difficile on admission — a…

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 Article

Relationships Between Subjective Cognitive Impairment and Personality Traits: A Systematic Review

Journal of Gerontological Nursing, February 2019, Volume 45 Issue 2
This systematic review examined the relationships between personality traits and subjective cognitive impairment (SCI)…
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Research Brief

Analgesic Use Patterns Among Patients With Dementia During Transitions From Hospitals to Skilled Nursing Facilities

Research in Gerontological Nursing
Online Advanced Release, January 31, 2019
Gaps in pain management, including discontinuity in analgesic medication prescribing, frequently complicate transitions…
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