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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
In the Journals

Ebola RNA persists for months in breast milk, semen of survivors

November 19, 2019
Study findings demonstrated the long-term presence of Ebola RNA in breast milk and semen samples from survivors of the West African epidemic, including almost 10% of…
In the Journals

‘Missed opportunities’: Study finds low rate of STD testing among HIV-positive MSM in US

November 19, 2019
Surveillance data from six U.S. cities showed that only half of HIV-positive men who have sex with men, or MSM, were tested for chlamydia or gonorrhea during visits to…

10 stories for World Antibiotic Awareness Week

November 18, 2019
World Antibiotic Awareness Week is being recognized this year from Nov. 18 to 24. Launched in 2015, the campaign “aims to increase global awareness of antibiotic…

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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Examining the Impact of Board-Certified Registered Nurses in Skilled Nursing Facilities Using National and State Quality and Clinical Indicators

Journal of Gerontological Nursing, November 2019, Volume 45 Issue 11
A convenience sample of skilled nursing facilities was selected from a sample of graduates of an online training…
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Empirical Research

Gender Differences in Function, Physical Activity, Falls, Medication Use, and Life Satisfaction Among Residents in Assisted Living Settings

Research in Gerontological Nursing
Online Advanced Release, October 9, 2019
The purpose of the current study was to test for gender differences among residents living in assisted living settings…
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