Bold Voices - December 2013 - (Page Cover)

Ineffective Medical Interventions APN Model for ICU Staffing Severe Sepsis Rises in Newborns HAIs Cost $10 Billion Overpriced Normal Saline Futile Care in ICU Page 7 Page 8 Page 9 Page 12 Page 15 Page 18 Vol. 5, No. 12 | DECEMBER 2013 ® High Acuity & Critical Care Nurses Make Their Optimal Contribution

Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of Bold Voices - December 2013

Another Angle
President’s Note Teaser
Certified Nurses Day 2014
Stepping Forward
Plan to Attend NTI2014 in Denver
Progressive Care Certification Review at Half Price
Alarm Management: Recorded Webinars Help Meet Safety Goal
Affordable Care Act Information Toolkit
Ineffective Medical Practices Should Be Reversed
New FDA Guidelines for Gluten-Free Labeling
Advanced Practice Model Provides Road Map for ICU Staffing
Women Need Better Advice About Sex After a Heart Attack
Customized Rehabilitation After Heart Surgery
Severe Sepsis in Kids Doubles in U.S., Fatality Drops
Next Revolution in Coronary Intervention?
‘Ultra-Early’ IV Thrombolysis Treatment Can Lead to Better Outcomes
Connection: Skipping Breakfast and Heart Disease
Ahrq Promotes Teamwork Training Drawn From Aviation
HAIs Cost Nearly $10 Billion
Test Predicts Risk of Death From Clostridium Difficile
Risk of Bloodstream Infection With PICC Lines
Revised COPD Management Guidelines
Skin Failure, Pressure Ulcers Are Different Conditions
Abnormal Pricing for Normal Saline?
New Test Could Speed ACS Treatment
In Our Journals
Outdated Visitation Language on Hospital Websites
Health Professionals Should Undergo Drug Testing After Adverse Events
New Nurses in Short-Staffed Units Most Likely to Experience Verbal Abuse
Futile Treatment Is Costly, May be Common
PICUs Should Prepare for Adult Patients With Childhood-Onset Illness
Certification Capsules
AACN Financials
‘I Am a Critical Care Nurse’
Transitions – December 2013
President’s Note

Bold Voices - December 2013