June 2012 Vol. 7 No. 6
Postoperative delirium after cardiac surgery associated with cognitive decline first year after surgery
USPSTF recommends against hormone replacement therapy in postmenopausal women to prevent chronic conditions
We may not realize it, but most nurses have frequent contact with domestic abuse victims. Shame and fear of reprisal keep many victims from reporting the problem. Caregivers’ discomfort with the topic or unfamiliarity with its signs and symptoms can lead to missed opportunities to identify and help victims.