Jeannette Wick

Articles

The Nurse's Role in Heart Failure: Early Intervention

September 13, 2017

The words “heart failure” (HF) are generally modified by a list of depressing adjectives: chronic, progressive, and debilitating. In the United States, more than 5.8 million people have active HF diagnoses.

Hepatitis A: Increasingly Rare but Entirely Possible

May 02, 2017

Hepatitis A is a viral infection that’s transmitted via the fecal-oral route and causes an acute hepatitis. It is highly infectious and most likely to occur in injection drug abusers or men who have sex with men.