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    • Quick recertification series. Toxoplasmosis 

      Brown, Gina (Haymarket Media, 2011-05)
    • Pressure ulcers in the trauma population: Are reimbursement penalties appropriate? 

      Berg, Gina M.; Spence, Mandy; Patton, Simon; Acuna, David; Harrison, Paul B. (Lippincott, Williams & Wilkins, 2012-03)
      Trauma patients possess a unique set of risk factors for tissue damage and subsequent pressure ulcer (PU) formation which may, in fact, occur before admission to the hospital. Discussion regarding the utility of ...
    • Fall risk associated with inpatient medications 

      Lamis, Rebecca L.; Kramer, Joan S.; Hale, LaDonna S.; Zackula, Rosalee E.; Berg, Gina M. (AMER SOC HEALTH-SYSTEM PHARMACISTS, 2012-11-01)
      Purpose. The association between fall risk and inpatient medications was evaluated. Methods. A retrospective, case-control study was performed to compare the medication use of patients sustaining at least one fall ...
    • Direct patient interventions that can reduce maternal mortality in developing countries: a systematic review 

      Brown, Gina; Allen, Lindsay; Torkelson, Anne (Society of Teachers of Family Medicine, 2013-09)
      BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVES: Maternal mortality is a major concern in developing countries. This study identified and evaluated specific direct patient interventions made in developing countries that could result in a decrease ...
    • Kansas physician assistants' attitudes and beliefs regarding spirituality and religiosity in patient care 

      Berg, Gina M.; Crowe, Robin E.; Budke, Ginny; Norman, Jennifer L.; Swick, Valerie M.; Nyberg, Sue M.; Lee, Felecia A. (SPRINGER, 2013-09)
      Research indicates patients want to discuss spirituality/religious (S/R) beliefs with their healthcare provider. This was a cross-sectional study of Kansas physician assistants (PA) regarding S/R in patient care. Surveys ...
    • Abortion procedures by APRNs and Pas 

      Coombs, Jennifer; Nyberg, Sue M.; Warner, Mary L. (Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 2014-10)
      "The patient safety of nurse practitioners (NPs), certified nurse midwives (CNMs), and physician assistants (PAs) (n=5,675) were compared to physicians (n=5,812) using a prospective, observational study of early aspiration ...
    • Usability testing of a fall prevention toolkit 

      Keuter, Kayla R.; Berg, Gina M.; Hervey, Ashley Marie; Rogers, Nicole L. (Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 2015-05)
      Objectives: This study sought to evaluate a fall prevention toolkit, determine its ease of use and user satisfaction, and determine the preferred venue of distribution. Methods: Three forms of assessment were used: ...
    • Exposing compassion fatigue and burnout syndrome in a trauma team: a qualitative study 

      Berg, Gina M.; Harshbarger, Jenni L.; Ahlers-Schmidt, Carolyn R.; Lippoldt, Diana (Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 2016-01)
      Compassion fatigue (CF) and burnout syndrome (BOS) are identified in trauma, emergency, and critical care nursing practices. The purpose of this qualitative study was to measure CF and BOS in a trauma team and allow them ...
    • When you hear hooves, do not ignore the zebra: malignancy disguised as recurrent pneumonia 

      Mendoza, C. Ba; Sherman, Matthew; Fidahussein, S. (American Thoracic Society, 2018-05-01)
      Introduction: We present a case in which a rare malignancy is consistently misdiagnosed as a pneumonia and treated with antibiotic therapy over a span of three months before a diagnosis of extensive brochoalveolar carcinoma ...
    • Pharmacist involvement in trauma resuscitation across the United States: A 10-year follow-up survey 

      Porter, Blake A.; Zaeem, Maryam; Hewes, Philip D.; Hale, LaDonna S.; Jones, Courtney Marie Cora; Gestring, Mark L.; Acquisto, Nicole M. (Oxford University Press, 2019-08-01)
      PURPOSE: A national survey performed in 2007 found that only 23% of American College of Surgeons (ACS) trauma centers involved pharmacists in trauma resuscitation. This study describes interval change in use, perceptions, ...
    • Methemoglobinemia in a 14-year-old girl with new-onset dyspnea 

      Wallace, Michelle; Tenbarge, Caitlin; Harlow, Sofia; Kasting, Nathan; Gooden, Justin (NLM (Medline), 2019-12-01)
      Methemoglobinemia is a rare and potentially life-threatening medical emergency that can be overlooked when evaluating a patient in respiratory distress. Without early recognition, patients may develop respiratory failure ...
    • A review of inherited cancer susceptibility syndromes 

      Brown, Gina; Simon, Madeline; Wentling, Chris; Spencer, Danielle M.; Parker, Ashley N.; Rogers, Corey A. (Wolters Kluwer Health, Inc., 2020-12)
      Inherited cancer syndromes are caused by genetic mutations that place patients at an increased risk for developing cancer. Although most cancers are not caused by genetic inheritance, clinicians must understand these ...