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community

Overview page. Subjects: Social Sciences — Arts and Humanities.

Many sociological and anthropological definitions exist, but most tend to privilege some combination of small-scale, relative boundedness, strong affective ties, traditionalism, and...

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Community cardiology

Ali Khavandi.

in Essential Revision Notes for the Cardiology KBA

March 2014; p ublished online April 2014 .

Chapter. Subjects: Cardiovascular Medicine; Clinical Skills. 1515 words.

Chapter 25 covers community cardiology, including implementation and screening programmes.

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Nursing in the community

Edited by George Castledine and Ann Close.

in Oxford Handbook of Adult Nursing

August 2009; p ublished online August 2010 .

Chapter. Subjects: Nursing Skills. 5373 words.

Overview of primary care and public health, 1004

Overview of primary care and community nursing 1008

Nursing assessment and...

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Creating a Civil Community

Mark Lazenby.

in Caring Matters Most

January 2017; p ublished online February 2017 .

Chapter. Subjects: Nursing Studies; Medical Skills; Clinical Medicine. 2862 words.

Bullying, also known as horizontal workplace violence, is pervasive in the nursing community. The nursing community must respond by creating a civil community. A civil community is one in...

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Integrative Nursing in the Community

Mary Koithan, Lisa Jaurigue and Sharyn Chesser.

in Integrative Nursing

October 2018; p ublished online November 2018 .

Chapter. Subjects: Nursing Skills. 5873 words.

Historical approaches to community health nursing align with the values, concepts, and principles of integrative nursing. Caring across individual, family, community, and population levels...

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Extending learning into the community

Val Wass.

in Medical Education and Training

October 2008; p ublished online May 2013 .

Chapter. Subjects: Professional Development in Medicine; Medical Skills. 5356 words.

Chapter 6 reviews the forces driving the change to extend education into the community and the difficulties to be overcome. The implications of training in the community for (1) students...

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Palliative Care in the Community

Nancy Robertson and Barbara Sutton.

in Oxford Textbook of Palliative Nursing

February 2019; p ublished online February 2019 .

Chapter. Subjects: Palliative Medicine; Nursing Skills. 7485 words.

Palliative care, as its own specialty, has grown exponentially within the hospital setting and is now flowing over into the communities where seriously ill people and their loved ones live....

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Older Adult Patients in the Community

Carol O. Long.

in Oxford Textbook of Palliative Nursing

February 2019; p ublished online February 2019 .

Chapter. Subjects: Palliative Medicine; Nursing Skills. 6361 words.

Older adult patients are most likely to reside in the community as they age. The opportunity to provide quality comprehensive palliative nursing care that incorporates age-specific...

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Advancing Wellbeing in People, Organizations, and Communities

Mary Jo Kreitzer, Louise Delagran and Andrea Uptmor.

in Integrative Nursing

October 2018; p ublished online November 2018 .

Chapter. Subjects: Nursing Skills. 5692 words.

Wellbeing goes beyond the management of disease or illness; it is a larger concept that is characterized by a general contentment in life and the way things are. This chapter uses the...

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Oxford Handbook of Primary Care and Community Nursing

Edited by Vari Drennan and Claire Goodman.

February 2014; p ublished online February 2014 .

Book. Subjects: Nursing Skills; Community Medical Services. 848 pages.

This resource is the essential guide to caring for patients in primary care and the community and covers the skills and knowledge required by any nurse working in modern primary and...

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Community Health Information Networks and Intranets: Emerging Health Care Communication Models

Walter H. Henricks, Philip J. Boyer and Bruce A. Friedman.

in Laboratory Medicine

February 1997; p ublished online December 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medical Skills; Pathology. 0 words.

Community health information networks (CHINs) are a hot topic in health care computing. With the goal of enabling efficient and improved patient care, a CHIN is created by the electronic...

31 A Year of DFS70 ANA Testing in a Community Hospital Laboratory

Sara Carter, John Carter and M John Spalding.

in American Journal of Clinical Pathology

January 2018; p ublished online January 2018 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medical Skills; Pathology. 0 words.

Abstract

Introduction

A dense fine-speckled (DFS) pattern is a very common antinuclear antibody (ANA) pattern in...

Predictors of Blood Pressure Control Among Hypertensives in Community Health Centers

Donna Shelley, Tuo-Yen Tseng, Howard Andrews, Joseph Ravenell, Daren Wu, Pamela Ferrari, Asaf Cohen, Mari Millery and Helene Kopal.

in American Journal of Hypertension

December 2011; p ublished online December 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Clinical Skills; Cardiovascular Medicine. 4178 words.

Background

The correlates of blood pressure (BP) control among hypertensive individuals who have access to care in community-based health-care settings are...

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Magnitude of the White-Coat Effect in the Community Pharmacy Setting: The MEPAFAR Study

Daniel Sabater-Hernández, Alejandro de la Sierra, Pablo Sánchez-Villegas, María I. Baena, Pedro Amariles and María J. Faus.

in American Journal of Hypertension

August 2011; p ublished online August 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Clinical Skills; Cardiovascular Medicine. 4574 words.

Background

There is little information regarding the community pharmacy blood pressure (CPBP) measurement method and their differences with home (HBP) or...

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Agreement Between Community Pharmacy, Physician’s Office, and Home Blood Pressure Measurement Methods: The Palmera Study

José Sendra-Lillo, Daniel Sabater-Hernández, Ángel Sendra-Ortolá and Fernando Martínez-Martínez.

in American Journal of Hypertension

March 2012; p ublished online March 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Clinical Skills; Cardiovascular Medicine. 4250 words.

Background:

The usefulness of the community pharmacy blood pressure (BP) (CPBP) method in assessing the effectiveness of antihypertensive treatment has not...

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Marked Underestimation of Blood Pressure Control With Conventional vs. Ambulatory Measurements in an Urban, Developing Community of African Ancestry

Muzi J. Maseko, Angela J. Woodiwiss, Olebogeng H.I. Majane, Nomonde Molebatsi and Gavin R. Norton.

in American Journal of Hypertension

July 2011; p ublished online July 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Clinical Skills; Cardiovascular Medicine. 4419 words.

Background

As groups of African descent may have higher nocturnal blood pressure (BP) for a given day BP than other ethnic groups, we ascertained whether...

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Impact of Blunted Nocturnal Blood Pressure Dipping on Cardiac Systolic Function in Community Participants Not Receiving Antihypertensive Therapy

Angela J Woodiwiss, Carlos D Libhaber, Pinhas Sareli and Gavin R Norton.

in American Journal of Hypertension

August 2018; p ublished online May 2018 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Clinical Skills; Cardiovascular Medicine. 6731 words.

Abstract

BACKGROUND

Blunted nocturnal blood pressure (BP) dipping (nondipping) predicts cardiovascular morbidity...

96 Introducing an Online Specialist in Blood Bank (SBB) Program to the Global Laboratory Community

Laurie Gillard and Denise Harmening.

in American Journal of Clinical Pathology

January 2018; p ublished online January 2018 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medical Skills; Pathology. 0 words.

Abstract

The main challenge to providing distance education to international students is a political one. The Department of Homeland Security prohibits issuing...

Integrative Nursing and the Environment

Susan Luck.

in Integrative Nursing

October 2018; p ublished online November 2018 .

Chapter. Subjects: Nursing Skills. 6008 words.

This chapter focuses on how the external environment impacts health and wellbeing. Through an integrative nursing perspective, healthy environments are a critical component of whole person...

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Re-thinking care in later life: the social and the clinical

Chris Phillipson.

in Geriatric Medicine: an evidence-based approach

October 2014; p ublished online January 2015 .

Chapter. Subjects: Geriatric Medicine; Allied Health Professions; Medical Skills. 4871 words.

Key points

• Geriatric medicine developed strong links with social perspectives on ageing during its initial phase of development. • Geriatric medicine and...

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Models for delivering nursing care

Edited by George Castledine and Ann Close.

in Oxford Handbook of Adult Nursing

August 2009; p ublished online August 2010 .

Chapter. Subjects: Nursing Skills. 3594 words.

Key concepts of nursing care 14

Delivering clinical nursing care 16

Accountability 18

Methods of...

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