ORIGINAL RESEARCH

I-MOVE: INPATIENT PRE-DISCHARGE MOBILITY SCORE AS A PREDICTOR OF POST-DISCHARGE MORTALITY

A bedside tool for assessing patient mobility prior to discharge was evaluated for predictive performance.

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REPORTS FROM THE FIELD

USING CO-DESIGN METHODS TO CREATE A PATIENT-ORIENTED DISCHARGE SUMMARY

Teams of patients, providers, and designers used an iterative process to create and revise an innovative discharge summary.

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CLINICAL REVIEW

MEDICAL THERAPY FOR OSTEOPOROSIS AND APPROACHES TO IMPROVING ADHERENCE

Considering and implementing strategies tailored to patient preferences may enhance long-term outcomes.

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CASE-BASED REVIEW

SYMPTOMATIC INTRACRANIAL ATHEROSCLEROTIC DISEASE

Patients with the disease have a high risk of recurrent stroke, and secondary prevention in these patients remains a challenge.

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OUTCOMES RESEARCH IN REVIEW

CAN MINDFULNESS COMPONENTS ADDED TO A DIET-EXERCISE PROGRAM IMPROVE WEIGHT LOSS OUTCOMES?

Adding mindfulness-based eating and stress management techniques to a diet and exercise program was not better than diet and exercise alone.

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CLINICAL COMMUNICATION

ENHANCING THE COMMUNICATION SKILLS OF CRITICAL CARE NURSES: FOCUS ON PROGNOSIS AND GOALS OF CARE DISCUSSIONS

Bedside nurses practice the skills needed for palliative care discussions in a unique interactive workshop.

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