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CDC: Nev. woman died last year from drug-resistant "superbug" infection

AANP SmartBrief | Jan 17, 2017

The CDC disclosed in its Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report more details about the death of a woman in her 70s from Reno, Nev., who died last year from a carbapenem-resistant Enterobacteriaceae infection that resisted treatment with 26 kinds of antibiotics. The report also indicated that the woman, who had suffered a fractured leg while in India, was hospitalized multiple times over the course of two years prior to returning to the US. HealthDay News (01/13) Reno Gazette-Journal (Nev.) (tiered subscription model) (01/13)


Interactive maps show Medicare opioid prescribing patterns

AANP SmartBrief | Jan 20, 2017

Nordic diet may reduce stroke risk, study says

AANP SmartBrief | Jan 17, 2017

Free CE on prescribing opioids -- 3 CH of pharmacology credit

AANP SmartBrief | Jan 19, 2017

FDA, EPA update fish intake recommendations for pregnant women, children

AANP SmartBrief | Jan 20, 2017

CDC examines higher mortality risks in rural America

AANP SmartBrief | Jan 16, 2017

Study links hot chili peppers to lower risk of death

AANP SmartBrief | Jan 17, 2017

Can an overweight NP care for an overweight patient?

AANP SmartBrief | Jan 19, 2017

Delayed umbilical cord clamping may reduce anemia risk in infants

AANP SmartBrief | Jan 19, 2017

Join your fellow nurse practitioners in providing evidence-based care

AANP SmartBrief | Jan 20, 2017


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January JNP offers special issue on physical activity

AANP SmartBrief | Jan 20, 2017

Join your fellow nurse practitioners in providing evidence-based care

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Can an overweight NP care for an overweight patient?

AANP SmartBrief | Jan 19, 2017

Free CE on prescribing opioids -- 3 CH of pharmacology credit

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Buprenorphine prescription training courses available

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