B 13 Evidence-Based Nursing Implementation: Patient Education and Assessment

Monday, 30 July 2012: 2:15 PM-3:30 PM
Moderator:  Mary Boyde, PhD, MEd, MN, BN, Cardiology, Princess Alexandra Hospital, Brisbane, Australia
A Health Empowerment Theory Approach to Pregnant Adolescents 18 and 19 Years of Age in the Bahamas

Shirley E. Curtis, PhD, MSN, RM, BSN, RN
School of Nursing & Allied Health Professions, The College of The Bahamas, Nassau, Bahamas

The Effects of Pre-Operative Orientation on Outcomes for Joint Replacement Surgery Patients

Lourdes Mesina Escolta, MSN, RN, CNS, CMSRN, CNN
Education Department, Salinas Valley Memorial Healthcare System, Salinas, CA
Meghan Kelly, BSN, RN, CMSRN
Ortho/Neuro/Spine Unit, Salinas Valley Memorial Healthcare System, Salinas, CA

Pituitary Tumors: Patient Perceptions of Cognitive Deficits

Christine G. Yedinak, DNP, FNP, MN, BS
Department of Neurosurgey, Oregon Health Sciences University Hospital, Portland, OR