The acronym SCOFF can help identify patients with a likely case of anorexia or bulimia.
There were 33.3 million underserved persons living in areas where there was a shortage of dental health professionals, according to the CDC.
People who remain active as they age improve cognitive skills in executive function, attention, behavior, and spatial relationships.
Taking a thorough headache history is key for timely migraine diagnosis.
Health 360 is designed to be applied by an interprofessional collaborative care team and facilitated by nurse practitioners.
Older Americans are more likely than younger Americans to be diagnosed with HIV infection later in the course of the disease.
Current insulin treatments and new agents to manage diabetes may be prohibitively expensive for patients without health insurance.
Strengthening patient-provider communication can improve diabetes outcomes.
Health care providers can use the acronym SPPACES to determine what apps are the best for their clinical practice.
A family health clinic implemented for employees of a orthopedic specialty practice offered solution to care barriers and reduced healthcare costs.
Take thorough dietary histories to be sure patients are not taking medications that adversely interact with the fruit.
Offering preoperative testing and evaluations in one convenient location can significantly reduce surgical cancellation rates.
A clinician education program resulted in significant increases in intent to change behaviors related to appropriate vitamin D prescribing.
Developing these characteristics will help clinicians become better providers and leaders.
Creating better long-term, sustained relationship between patients and providers improves patient satisfaction and adherence to treatment.
A doctorate of nursing practice degree provides leadership and research-based clinical practice experience.
NPs should be aware of signs that may be related to frailty when evaluating elderly patients.
Loretta Ford, EdD, RN, PNP, FAAN, FAANPP, pioneer of the nurse practitioner profession, calls on NPs to innovate, invest, and invent.
Educating nurse practitioners and patients on antibiotic resistance helps bring down the antibiotic overprescription rate.
More targeted efforts needed for prostate-specific antigen screening.
Daily oral supplements and a magnesium-rich diet is efficient in managing mild, moderate and severe asthma exacerbation.
Quitting smoking improved spinal cord injury quality of life.
Nurse practitioners continue to fight for full practice authority in all 50 states.