Journal of Continuing Education in Nursing Announces Strategic Partnership with ANCC

March 11, 2020
Dr. Royer is Nurse Scientist, Dr. Crary is Nurse Manager Evidence-Based Practice, Research and Magnet, Dr. Fayram is Chief of Nursing Evidence-Based…

SLACK Incorporated Announces Research in Gerontological Nursing Annual State of the Science Commentary

March 9, 2020
Thorofare, NJ February 2020 Each year in the January/February issue, Research in Gerontological Nursing (RGN) publishes a State of the…
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Compound interest: A powerful ancillary revenue stream

February 12, 2020
With health care continuously in flux, physicians of all specialties have often wondered how to maintain their income and achieve financial goals…

Online misinformation about coronavirus part of a larger, ‘deep-seated problem’

February 6, 2020
Inaccurate medical information on the internet, particularly on social media platforms, has become a prevalent obstacle for health care providers…
In the Journals

Close contact with pets reduces risk for recurrent CDI

February 3, 2020
Pet ownership and close interactions with these pets may protect against the recurrence of community-acquired Clostridioides difficile infection…
In the Journals

Data show no effect on mortality from procalcitonin-based guidance

February 1, 2020
Implementation of a procalcitonin-guided antibiotic prescription guideline did not affect 90-day or 12-month mortality compared with standard care…

US declares its own public health emergency over coronavirus

January 31, 2020
The United States has declared its own public health emergency over the coronavirus outbreak and will begin banning the entry of some foreign…

First US coronavirus patient visited urgent care, leading to diagnosis

January 31, 2020
The first U.S. patient identified as being infected with the novel coronavirus presented at an urgent care clinic with mild symptoms that were…
In the Journals

Frailty may predict mortality in nongeriatric patients with HIV

January 31, 2020
Frailty was identified as a strong predictor of mortality and incident comorbidity regardless of other risk factors among HIV-positive and…

Evidence shows human transmission of coronavirus since mid-December

January 29, 2020
Human-to-human transmission of the new coronavirus has occurred since mid-December among close contacts in China, researchers reported today in The

Q&A: What’s in the antifungal pipeline?

January 29, 2020
Researchers writing in Open Forum Infectious Diseases recently provided a snapshot of the antifungal pipeline, which includes some drugs with novel…

US expands response to coronavirus as case count rises in China

January 28, 2020
As the novel coronavirus at the center of the ongoing outbreak in China continues to spread, officials have decided to expand heightened health…
In the Journals

Insurance type affects persistence with PrEP

January 28, 2020
More than half of people with commercial insurance who began pre-exposure prophylaxis, or PrEP, persisted with it for 12 months, compared with a…

CDC: Coronavirus still poses ‘low’ risk to general US population

January 27, 2020
The novel coronavirus at the center of an ongoing outbreak in China continues to pose a “low” risk to the general United States…
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FDA approves Dificid for C. difficile treatment in children

January 27, 2020
The FDA has approved Dificid tablets and oral suspension for the treatment of Clostridioides difficile-associated diarrhea in pediatric patients aged…
In the Journals

ART decreases estradiol, but does not impact hormone therapy efficacy, in transgender women

January 27, 2020
Estradiol pharmacokinetic parameters were significantly decreased in the presence of ART among transgender women who are HIV-positive, according to…
In the JournalsPerspective

ID eConsultation associated with decrease in 30-day mortality

January 26, 2020
Infectious disease eConsultation was associated with decreased 30-day mortality and hospital readmissions in a study conducted at two rural…
In the Journals

Low BMI, presence of diabetes affect TB treatment outcomes

January 25, 2020
Low BMI was significantly associated with an increased risk for adverse treatment outcomes in patients with tuberculosis, although comorbid diabetes…

CDC confirms second US case of coronavirus in Chicago woman

January 24, 2020
The second case of a novel coronavirus at the center of an ongoing outbreak that originated in Wuhan, China, has been identified in the United…
In the Journals

Patients with Ebola virus, Lassa fever can be treated without infecting health care personnel

January 24, 2020
“Meticulous” implementation of infection control and clinical biosafety practices enable health care staff to treat patients infected…
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