Why Are Male Nurses Making More Than Female Nurses?
Michelle Bragazzi, BS, RN 3/25/2015 1
While many occupations have demonstrated that the male-female pay gap is narrowing, a recent study published in The Journal of the American Medical Association finds that male ...
Stress: The Culprit in Poor Work Performance & Engagement
Tambre Leighn, MA, CPC, ELI-MP, Founder & CEO, WellBeyondOrdinary.com 3/19/2015 1
In my blog post, Do You Act or React?, I discussed ways stress impacts behavior, how contagious it is, and how it impacts our well-being. Now we're going to look deeper into how ...
Overuse of Radioactive Iodine in Thyroid Cancer Patients
Lori Smith, BSN, MSN, CRNP 3/12/2015 0
Although thyroid cancer is not as common as some other cancers, it is on the rise with US estimations of newly diagnosed cancers reaching 62,450 in 2015.1
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Going Solo as a Survivor
Deborah A. Boyle, RN, MSN, AOCNS, FAAN 3/11/2015 2
Long-term survivorship can be a solitary experience. It is an unexplainable ordeal to others never having been in your shoes. Also, when worries surface, many survivors keep them ...
Annual Lung Cancer Screening Now Covered by CMS
Monica Key, APRN, CCRN, AOCNP 3/9/2015 3
On February 5, 2015, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) announced a national coverage determination to include a counseling session and screening for lung cancer ...
Interpreting the Words of Breast Cancer
Cathy Cole, RNC, NP, MPH, CHES, CBPN-IC 3/6/2015 2
My colleague Don Dizon, MD, FACP, could not have said it better when he wrote an editorial in Cancer Therapy Advisor.1 It is based on other research he has done over the last few ...