LSUHSC Advanced Nursing
Eric Lazartigues, Ph.D.
Department of Pharmacology
Prevalence of CVD in 2009: 80 M US adults
Source: American Heart Association
Srinivas Sriramula, Ph.D.
Department of Pharmacology & Experimental Therapeutics
Thyroid hormones Learning Objectives
Know the regulation of Thyroid Hormone synthesis and secretion
Understand the Actions of Thyr
Pharmacology of Pain
Dennis Paul, Ph.D.
An ideal analgesic drug will
eliminate the perception of
pain without affecting other
sensory primary afferents
SOUTHERN UNIVERSITY SCHOOL OF NURSING
Disturbed sleep pattern
related to anxiety, stress, and poor
as evidenced by:
Subjective data: My sleep pattern is
Dupiereux, I., Zorzi, W., Quadrio, I., Perret-Liaudet, A., Kovacs, G. G., Heinen, E., & Elmoualij,
B. (2009). Creutzfeldt-jakob, parkinson, lewy body dementia and alzheimer diseases:
From diagnosis to therapy. Central Nervous System Agent
Ganz, F. D., Levy,
H., Khalaila, R.,
Kolpak, O., . . .
and its prevention
nurses. Journal of
1. Dottie, and advanced practice nurse, is seeing a patient who has just returned from her honeymoon. The
patient complains of dysuria, frequency, and urgency. By history, there is no gross hematuria. The therapeutic
choice for this pati
By Ellen Fineout-Overholt, PhD, RN,
FNAP, FAAN, Bernadette Mazurek
Melnyk, PhD, RN, CPNP/PMHNP,
FNAP, FAAN, Susan B. Stillwell,
DNP, RN, CNE, and Kathleen M.
Williamson, PhD, RN
Critical Appraisal of the Evidence: Part III
The process of synthesis: seeing
Validity and reliabiiity - What's it ail about?
Part 3 issues relating to quaiitative studies
Box 1: Example of an audit trail
This is one ofa
series of short
papers on aspects
of research by
and Linda Shie
Insulin lispro Humalog
-Rapid acting analog of regular insulin; Onset - 15-30 min
acts faster than regular insulin and has
a shorter duration of action.
Peak - 0.5 - 2.5 hou
Mihaela Ionashku pg. 1
Rapid Critical Appraisal of Qualitative Evidence
1) Are the results of the study valid (i.e., trustworthy and credible)?
a) How were study participants chosen?
Four hospitals in the South West, South Central and Midlands of the Unit
PAIN CONTROL WITH EARLY PALLIATIVE REFERRALS
Pain Control with Early Palliative Referrals: A Review and Appraisal of the
Rebecca Sipples, DNP, APRN, ACNP, ACHPN, AOCNP
Now that you have formulated a clinical (PICOT) qu