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Differences in smoking cessation strategies between men and women.
This descriptive research was designed to identify differences in smoking cessation strategies between men and women in a cross-sectional population sample of current smokers in the upper Midwest.Expand
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Aortic valvuloplasty: potential nursing diagnoses.
The use of transluminal balloon angioplasty has become widespread in the treatment of cardiovascular diseases. Since critical care nurses are responsible for the assessment and management after theExpand
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Evaluation of the Financial and Health Burden of Infants at Risk for Respiratory Syncytial Virus
Background: Respiratory syncytial virus (RSV) is the leading viral cause of death in infants younger than 1 year. In July 2014, the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) Committee on InfectiousExpand
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The Use of Whole Body Cooling in the Treatment of Hypoxic-Ischemic Encephalopathy
Abstract Hypoxic-ischemic encephalopathy (HIE) is a major cause of morbidity and mortality in neonates. Hypoxic-ischemic encephalopathy occurs as a result of a perinatal hypoxic-ischemic event justExpand
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Transitional Objects to Faciliate Grieving Following Perinatal Loss
Background: Parents who experience a perinatal loss often leave the hospital with empty arms and no tangible mementos to validate the parenting experience. Opportunities to create parentingExpand
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The Best Interests of Infants and Families During Palliative Care at the End of Life: A Review of the Literature.
BACKGROUND Palliative care is an integral element of care provision in neonatal intensive care units (NICUs). Healthcare providers working in NICUs are likely to provide palliative care at some pointExpand
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Disseminated Intravascular Coagulation in the Neonate
Disseminated intravascular coagulation (DIC) is a serious secondary disease that alters the events in the clotting cascade. DIC leads to microclots in the peripheral vasculature. The uncontrolledExpand
Differential Diagnoses and Their Implications of Dandy-Walker Malformation or Isolated Cisterna Magna, a Case Study: Baby V
We explore the outcome of a fetus with a posterior fossa abnormality thought to be a Dandy-Walker malformation based on prenatal ultrasound imaging. The infant was later diagnosed by magneticExpand