Patient Care

November 2011 Andrew Schwartz
As UCSF Medical Center dramatically cut readmission rates for heart failure patients, nurses led the way.
November 2011 Rob Slaughter
Rob Slaughter thought he understood nursing science. Then he was diagnosed with a life-threatening melanoma, and abstract concepts assumed flesh-and-blood meaning.
November 2011 Andrew Schwartz
Can collaboration among families and clinical staff in the intensive care nursery ease infant and parental distress – and help prevent a lifetime of health challenges?
November 2011 Diana Austin
Susan Peloquin helps create UCSF’s pioneering neonatal intensive care unit to head off the neurological complications that are the leading cause of cognitive impairment and cerebral palsy in the United States.
May 2011 Andrew Schwartz
Patient safety expert Mary Blegen describes ways for nursing leaders to maximize their impact.
May 2011 Diana Austin
Nurse scientists translate research into action at patients' bedsides.