B 11 Evidence-Based Initiatives for Adult Populations

Monday, July 11, 2011: 1:45 PM-3:00 PM
Moderator:  Esther C. Gallegos, PhD, School of Nursing, University of Nuevo Leon, Monterrey, Mexico
An Acute Care Multidisciplinary Team Approach to Wound Care: Providing Best Practices and Cost Savings

Holly Kirkland-Walsh, RN, FNP, MSN
Wound Care NP, University of California at Davis, Sacramento, CA
James Denman, RN, BSN
Cnr, UCDMC, Sacramento, CA

Factors Affecting BODE Index in Patients with Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease

Haejung Lee, PhD, RN
Yeonjung Lim, RN, BSN
College of Nursing, Pusan National University, Yangsan, South Korea

Improving Recognition and Treatment of Acute Myocardial Infarctions with Thrombolytic Therapy in a Rural Emergency Department

Scott Carter Thigpen, DNP, RN, CCRN, CEN
Division of Nursing, South Georgia College, Douglas, GA