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Experience of nurse practitioners transitioning into independent practice: a qualitative study
(Journal of Nursing Education and Practice, 2019-08-23)
Objective: The purpose of this phenomenological study was to explore and describe the role transition of new Nurse Practitioners (NPs) following participation in an internship program with simulated learning to better ...
Immigration basics for nurses
(Nursing for Women's Health, 2017-12)
The United States is known as a nation of immigrants and a land of promise that welcomes the needy, poor, and oppressed. Immigrants represent some of the most vulnerable in society. It is vital that nurses and other health ...
Implications of medical tourism
(Nursing for Women’s Health, 2018-06)
Medical tourism is an emerging industry that facilitates travel to another country for people who seek medical, surgical, or dental care that is unavailable or more affordable than in their home countries. Rapid advances ...
Adherence to antiretroviral therapy and the associated factors among people living with HIV/AIDS in Northern Peru: a cross-sectional study
(Springer Nature, 2019-08-28)
Background There are approximately 72,000 people living with HIV/AIDS (PLHIV) in Peru. Non-adherence to antiretroviral therapy (ART) is the most important factor for therapeutic failure and the development of resistance. ...
Contribution of dietary advanced glycation end products (AGE) to circulating AGE: role of dietary fat
(British Journal of Nutrition, 2015-09-22)
The purpose of this pilot study was to determine whether macronutrient content (low-fat v. high-fat diet) influences an indicator of advanced glycation end products (AGE), N ε carboxymethyl-lysine (CML), in the context of ...
Infant feeding practices and dietary consumption of US infants and toddlers: National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey (NHANES) 2003–2012
(Public Health Nutrition, 2017-11-23)
Objective: To compare infant and toddler anthropometric measurements, feeding practices and mean nutrient intakes by race/ethnicity and income. Design: Cross-sectional analysis using general linear modelling. Ten years ...
Consumption of a Diet Rich in Cottonseed Oil (CSO) Lowers Total and LDL Cholesterol in Normo-Cholesterolemic Subjects
Animal data indicates that dietary cottonseed oil (CSO) may lower cholesterol; however, the effects of a CSO-rich diet have not been evaluated in humans. Thirty-eight healthy adults (aged 18–40; 12 males, 26 females) ...
AWHONN Insights Podcast: Virtual Nursing Education: Innovation for the New Normal
(Association of Women’s Health, Obstetric and Neonatal Nurses, 2020)
With no end in sight for the COVID-19 pandemic, educators of all backgrounds are striving to find virtual and innovative teaching solutions for their students. In the realm of nursing education, there are a few caveats; ...
Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board (THECB) Open Education Resource (OER) Development and Implementation Grants
Interested in applying for a grant to offer no-cost textbook options in your classroom or department but not sure where to begin?
Graduate Research @TWU: Exploring the dissertations and theses community in the Repository@TWU
The robust scholarly output of graduate students at Texas Woman's University (TWU) can be accessed by a global audience within TWU's institutional repository, the Repository@TWU. Theses and dissertations authored by TWU ...