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Archive for April, 2011

Weekly Reading

Posted by Laura on April 27, 2011

Week May 2nd Reading NS240&241 Rm114 .doc

Week May 2nd Reading NS240&241 Rm114 .pdf

8 x 5 cards

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Endocrine

Posted by Laura on April 22, 2011

Updated 042711

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Posted by Laura on April 19, 2011

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Weekly Reading for April 25th

Posted by Laura on April 19, 2011

Weekly Reading NS240&241 Rm114

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Posted by Laura on April 16, 2011

BURNS

Alisa Ann Ruch Burn Foundation,  http://www.aarbf.org

American Burn Association  http://www.ameriburn.org

Burn Children Recovery Foundation, http://www.burnchildrenrecovery.org

Burn Foundation, http://www.burninstitute.org

Burn Prevention,  http://www.burnprevention.org

Chemical Educational Foundation, http://www.chemed.org

Cool the Burn; http://www.regionshospital.com

Firefighters Pacific Burn Institute,  http://www.ffburn.org

Integra Life Sciences Corporation,  http://www.integra-ls.com

International Association of Fire Fighters Burn Foundation, http://www.iaff.org

International Medical Education Foundation; http://www.burnsurgery.org/

International Society for Burn Injuries, http://www.worldburn.org/

Lifecell Corporation, http://www.lifecell.com

National Burn Center Reporting System Report Form, U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission; http://www.cpsc.gov/burnctr.html

Phoenix Society for Burn Survivors, http://www.phoenix-society.org

Care of outpatient burns. http://www.worldburn.org/documents/burncare/pdf

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for Injury Prevention and Control. (2004). http://www.cdc.gov/safechild/Burns/index.html

10 leading causes of unintentional injury deaths, http://www.cdc.gov/ncipc/pub-res/unintentional_activity/2004/01_overview_UI.htm.

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Sites For HIV and AIDS

Posted by Laura on April 16, 2011

HIV AIDS

Department of Health and Human Services Panel (DHHS Panel) on Antiretroviral Guidelines for Adults and Adolescents—A Working Group of the Office of AIDS Research Advisory Council.Guidelines for the use of antiretroviral agents in HIV-1-infected adults and adolescents,  http://www.aidsinfo.nih.gov/

AIDS Action Council, http://www.aidsaction.org

AIDS Community Research Initiative of America, http://www.acria.org

AIDS Education and Training Centers (ETCs) Program, AIDS Information Service, All About Blood; http://www.aabb.org/Content/About_Blood/

American Red Cross; http://www.redcross.org

 Antiretroviral medication information Web sites:

http://www.projectinform.org

http://www.sfaf.org

http://www.HIVInSite.com

http://www.amfAR.org

http://www.natap.org

http://www.thebody.com

(many of these sites are coordinated by persons living with HIV/AIDS).

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, http://www.cdc.gov

Gay Men’s Health Crisis Network; http://www.gmhc.org

 Hemophilia and AIDS/HIV Network for the Dissemination of Information, The National Hemophilia Foundation,  http://www.hemophilia.org

Living with HIV/AIDS; http://www.cdc.gov/hiv/pubs/brochure/livingwithhiv.htm

National Association of People With AIDS, http://www.napwa.org

University of CA, Women, Children and HIV http://www.womenchildrenhiv.org

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Neuro Sites

Posted by Laura on April 13, 2011

Neurologic Trauma

American Association of Neuroscience Nurses (AANN); http://www.aann.org

American Association of Spinal Cord Injury Nurses (AASCIN), http://www.aascin.org

American Paralysis/Spinal Cord Hotline, http://www.rehabnurse.org

The Brain Injury Association, Inc., http://www.biausa.org

The Brain Trauma Foundation, http://wtrauma.org

Neurologic Function

Guillain-Barré Syndrome Foundation International, http://www.guillain-barre.com/

Journal of the American Medical Association, http://www.jama.ama-assn.org/cgi/collectionpatient_page

Myasthenia Gravis Foundation of America, http://www.myasthenia.org

.National Multiple Sclerosis Society, http://www.nmss.org

The Neuropathy Association, Inc. http://www.neuropathy.org

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Posted by Laura on April 13, 2011

Degenerative Disorders

American Brain Tumor Association, http://www.abta.org

American Cancer Society, http://www.cancer.org

American Parkinson’s Disease Association, http://www.apdaparkinson.org

Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis Association, http://www.alsa.org

Huntington’s Disease Society of America, http://www.hdsa.org

Muscular Dystrophy Association—USA, National Headquarters; http://www.mdausa.org

National Brain Tumor Foundation, http://www.braintumor.org

National Parkinson Foundation, Inc., Bob Hope Parkinson Research Center, http://www.parkinson.org

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Posted by Laura on April 13, 2011

Neurological Dysfunction

American Headache Society, http://www.ahsnet.org

Brain Injury Association, http://www.biausa.org.

Brain Trauma Foundation, http://www.braintrauma.org

Epilepsy Foundation, http://www.epilepsyfoundation.org

Hydrocephalus Association, http://www.hydroassoc.org

National Headache Foundation, http://www.headaches.org

Hemorrhagic Stroke

American Stroke Association, http://www.strokeassociation.org

National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke, http://www.ninds.nih.gov

National Stroke Association, http://www.stroke.org

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Weekly Reading – 11

Posted by Laura on April 13, 2011

Week 11 Reading NS240&241 Rm114 .doc

Week 11 Reading NS240&241 Rm114 .pdf

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Review

Posted by Laura on April 12, 2011

These review sheets are from Kendra. There may be a couple answers or questions that need a second look – to keep you on your toes!

Hope it helps for the final !

Answer Key – Delegation of Care

The Nurse Practice Act – Practice Questions

The Nurse Practice Act – Answer Key

Practice Questions – Nrsg Mngmnt

Practice Questions – Delegation of Care

Leadership and Management – Practice questions

Leadership and Management – Answer key

Conflict and Change – Practice Questions

Conflict and Change – Answer Key

Communication Nurse – Practice Questions

Communication Nurse – Answer key

Answer key – Nrsg Mngmnt

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Posted by Laura on April 5, 2011

Spring Break

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