Journal of Nursing
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ICU Nursing-Nurse Interventions In Acute Exacerbations Of COPD

Intensive Care Unit (ICU) nursing is commonly referred to as critical care nursing. Critical care nursing deals specifically with the human response to life threatening conditions. Critical care nursing is challenging due to the life-threatening health situations in the ICU.

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As Healthcare Changes, So Does Nursing

In the 50 years since the UConn Health Center was established, the field of health care has undergone monumental changes.  From advances in technology and medicine to the way patients utilize hospitals, the interaction between patients and caregivers has been transformed in virtually every aspect.

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Arresting Autism

At the far end of the basement playroom, Jack Irzyk, 4, smiles as he bobs up and down to the beat of a popular radio tune. He runs his fingers over the corrugated speaker of his boom box, feeling out the texture; once in awhile, he snaps the tape player open and closed. Alone, with his hand on the radio dial, he's content. "It's easy for him to relate to music," explains his mother, Lea Irzyk. "He can control it—music happens on his own terms."

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Mother, Daughter Share Their Mom Skills with Young Patients

Diane Tillman and Joyce Martin ride into La Rabida Children's Hospital on a wave of laughter.

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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