Kimberly Marselas

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Half-brain theory for stroke rehab tested

A dozen top rehabilitation centers are testing whether suppressing a brain's healthy side might aid stroke recovery.

Study examines 'elderspeak' tendencies in LTC caregivers

Study examines 'elderspeak' tendencies in LTC caregivers

Certified nursing assistants are more likely to use "elderspeak," a form of patronizing speech used with seniors, if they are familiar with the resident, the resident has dementia or others are not around, a study finds.

Night shift schedules threaten waistline

Employees such as nurses and CNAs who work overnight are likely burning less energy than those on a normal schedule, putting them at increased risk for obesity, according to new study results.

Landmark ethics report calls for widespread adjustments

Landmark ethics report calls for widespread adjustments

A team of nurses and leaders specializing in clinical ethics has issued an "unprecedented" report on the ethical issues facing the profession.

Analysis of antiseptics

Analysis of antiseptics

Data-driven strategies, acute-care solutions and natural ingredients will be increasingly important in the battle against HAIs and communicable diseases

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