Diane Pravikoff

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This poster describes a pilot study conducted to establish validity and reliability of an instrument that will be used in a nationwide needs assessment, implemented to identify gaps in Information Literacy skills, competencies, and knowledge among key nursing groups nationally. Data and information gathered using the tool will guide the profession in(More)
  • Hillary Mennella, Helle Heering, Eliza Schub, Darlene Strayer, Diane Pravikoff
  • 2015
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reserved. No part of this may be reproduced or utilized in any form or by any means, electronic or mechanical, including photocopying, recording, or by any information storage and retrieval system, without permission in writing from the publisher. Cinahl Information Systems accepts no liability for advice or information given herein or errors/omissions in(More)
In adults, hypertension (HTN) is defined as a sustained elevation in blood pressure (BP) above a fixed number (e.g., 140/90 mm Hg); in children (including adolescents), frequency-distribution curves of normative data for BP which vary by age, height, and gender are used to define the normal range of BP and to diagnose HTN based on percentile curves. As(More)
Pain assessment and management are necessary for the control and/or alleviation of pain (for information 4 on pain management in older adults, see Nursing Practice & Skill…Pain Management in Older Adults) • Where: Any clinical or home care setting • What and How: Older adults should receive regular pain assessment and appropriate pain management to improve(More)
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