This website is an excellent resource for information about HIV and AIDS. It gives basic information about HIV and AIDS, treatment options, community resources, and other valuable information that people can access.
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. (2012). Basic information about HIV/AIDS...
It covers a wide range of services and can often delay the need for long-term nursing home care. More specifically, home health care may include occupational and physical therapy, speech therapy, and even skilled nursing. It may involve helping the elderly with activities of daily living such as bathing...
Shift of focus to prevention of illness and maintenance of health.
Prevention is the current focus of health care, one in which nursing plays a major role.
Evidence-based practice, a current health care trend, is best...
NursingAssessment & Diagnostic Reasoning
A Davis’s Notes Book
Marjory Gordon, PhD, RN, FAAN
Professor Emeritus, Boston College School of Nursing
Purchase additional copies of this book at your health science bookstore or directly from F A. Davis by shopping . online at www.fadavis...
(Varcarolis & Halter, 2010).
o Lifetime prevalence (percentage of the U.S. population that has ever experienced bipolar disorder) is approximately 3%.
o Lifetime risk (percentage of the U.S. population that will have a bipolar disorder by age 75) is 5.1%
o Onset is usually adolescents and...
Community Study Guide for Hesi
Population Groups across the Lifespan
1. Number 1 cause of injury or death is suffocation followed by MVAs, then homicide
2. Sudden infant death syndrome
3. Infection is the most significant cause of illness in infants and children
Guidelines on how to write a practice profile
Promoting positive approaches to dementia care in nursing
NS562 Hoe J, Thompson R (2010) Promoting positive approaches to dementia care in nursing. Nursing Standard. 25, 4, 47-56. Date of acceptance: July 27 2010.
This article provides an overview...
Childhood Malnutrition in Haiti
Nursing in Health and Illness 332
Eldon Walker, MS, RN
Childhood Malnutrition in Haiti
Most of the 10 million deaths among children worldwide age 5 years and younger are preventable. Childhood malnutrition is the underlying factor of...
This essay focuses on the diagnosis of schizophrenia, a major mental illness with much stigma and misinformation associated with it. World Health Organisation (WHO, 2012) epidemiological evidence suggests that schizophrenia is a mental illness affecting 24 million people worldwide. This essay will define...
The National Health Service (NHS) is well known for the care they render to individuals in different communities. However, there are many agencies who offer care and support within communities. This study will focus on the care and support agencies available to the elderly in the London Borough of...
causes issues with breathing and mobility with a high risk of further infections. The feeling of hopelessness and helplessness.
Describe the nursing management of the clients needs due to those changes; describe the role of the enrolled nurse in that process
* Use mild...
Case Study NU1505
For the purpose of this assignment I am going to do a case study on an individual patient/client which focuses on the nursing health model used in care, the socially and/or culturally specific components of care. I will also look at Health promotion and patient education and Inter/Multidisciplinary...
studies, both nursing and non-nursing.
The explicit assumptions of Pender’s theory include:
1) Persons seek to create conditions of living through which they can express their unique human health potential. 2) Persons have the capacity for reflective self-awareness, including assessment of their own...
Vulnerable Population in the Workplace
University of Phoenix
The burden of mental illness in the United States is among the highest of all diseases, and mental disorders are among the most common causes of disability. The first goal of this paper is the examination of the vulnerable...
The division of nursing has many definitions, but the foundation of nursing is that nurses combine the ability of caring with the science of health care. The field of nursing is said to have started in 1860 with Florence Nightingale who brought basic notions of sanitation, nutrition and...
Caregiving among the adult population is a popular trend in the twenty-first century. Now that aging population is increasing in its proportion family members entrust their elder's the caregivers. Since part of the caregiver's task is to take account the elder's morale and...
comparisons made to other countries as healthcare personnel face the challenge of a health issue that is escalating. The priority for healthcare is early diagnosis and intervention for individuals to enjoy a state of wellbeing that affords them a good quality of life. This account will examine the methods available...
MSn, Alumnus of Nursing and Midwifery, ShahidBeheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran MSn, Lecturer, Department of Medical-Surgical Nursing, School of Nursing and Midwifery, ShahidBeheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran. Nursing PhD candidate, Tehran University...
does not constitute nursing. Nursing knowledge of health and disease processes is of little use without appropriate nursing skills to implement. The abilities to plan and organize work are of little benefit to patients or clients if the attitude that nurses value such as, caring and patience is not present;...
Dementia-----In older people
Public Awareness and Early diagnosis in Leicester
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Submitted in part fulfilment for the award
Masters in Public Health
Submission date: 3rd February 2012
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