Journal of Advanced Practice Nursing
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New Alert Model: Finding Children Lost On the Beach

In Argentina, when a lost child is spotted on the beach, people take the matter into their own hands.  Literally.  When someone sees a child lost on the beach, they begin to clap their hands.  The sound of the clapping immediately spreads to others nearby, and soon everyone in the immediate area is clapping their hands.  The sound is unmistakable.  

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Blood Transfusion Error Prevention -A Nurses Role

Transfusion of blood saves life. An error in blood transfusion, at the same time, takes life. Blood samples can be autologous, in which the patient?s own blood is collected before surgery for possible use during or after surgery or allogenic, in which the blood is collected from donors. Clinical demand for blood is perennial and transfusion errors are accountable.

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Nurse Interventions in Renal Transplantation

Renal Transplantation is the organ transplant of a kidney in patients with End-Stage Renal Disease. Renal Transplantation is classified as Deceased-Donor or Living-Donor Transplantation depending on the source of the recipient kidney.

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Cardiovascular Nurse Care

Cardiovascular Disease refers to any disease that involves the Heart and the Blood Vessels. Cardiovascular diseases include Aneurysm, Angina, Arrhythmia, Atherosclerosis, Cardiomyopathy, Cerebrovascular Accidents such as Stroke, Cerebrovascular Disease...

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Editor-in Chief:
Kirsten Nicole

Editorial Staff:
Kirsten Nicole
Stan Kenyon
Robyn Bowman
Kimberly McNabb
Lisa Gordon
Stephanie Robinson

Contributors:
Kirsten Nicole
Stan Kenyon
Liz Di Bernardo
Cris Lobato
Elisa Howard
Susan Cramer