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  • Case study of hip fracture in an older person 

    Hayes, Karen S.; Steinke, Elaine E.; Heilman, Annette (Wiley-Blackwell Publishing, 2003-10)
    To discuss proximal femoral (hip) fractures as the leading cause of hospitalization for injuries among older persons, using a case example that illustrates not only the orthopedic injury but also how an older person's ...
  • Literacy for health information of adult patients and caregivers in a rural emergency department 

    Hayes, Karen S. (Churchill Livingstone, 2000-01)
    The nurse practitioner is responsible for providing the patient and family with understandable written information before discharge from the emergency department (ED) following an acute event. Patients are more likely to ...
  • Midlevel providers in a Level I trauma service: experience at Wesley Medical Center 

    Nyberg, Sue M.; Waswick, William; Wynn, Tor; Keuter, Kayla R. (Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 2007-07)
    Changes in the health care system have led to reduced availability of surgical residents to function as house officers in teaching hospitals. The purpose of this cross-sectional study was to assess the level of satisfaction ...