According to a new study published in the Journal of the American Medical Association Internal Medicine, intensive care units (ICUs) may be used too often for patients who do not require the costly and invasive level of care provided there. [ Ow.ly Link ]
As a leader, you’re responsible for inspiring the next generation of nurses to perform, engage, and work together to achieve a common goal. Check out this infographic that illustrates the role nurse leaders play in today’s health care industry.
Cancer remains the second leading cause of death in the United States. However, according to a report from the American Cancer Society , the death rate from all cancers fell 25% between its peak in 1991 and 2014.
Post-concussion syndrome is a complex disorder in which various symptoms can linger for weeks, months and even years after the initial trauma. It can be particularly devastating to a developing adolescent brain.
Now a college student, Emily Thomas discusses balancing life and the post-concussion syndrome symptoms she still endures from a head injury she suffered as a child.