"Nurse Practitioners" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure,
which enables searching at various levels of specificity.
Nurses who are specially trained to assume an expanded role in providing medical care under the supervision of a physician.
- Nurse Practitioners
- Nurse Practitioner
- Practitioner, Nurse
- Practitioners, Nurse
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Nurse Practitioners" by people in Profiles.
Personalized Goal Attainment in Dementia Care: Measuring What Persons with Dementia and Their Caregivers Want. J Am Geriatr Soc. 2018 11; 66(11):2120-2127.
Quality of Care Provided by a Comprehensive Dementia Care Comanagement Program. J Am Geriatr Soc. 2016 08; 64(8):1724-30.
The contribution of physicians, physician assistants, and nurse practitioners toward rural primary care: findings from a 13-state survey. Med Care. 2014 Jun; 52(6):549-56.
Follow-up after a failed newborn hearing screen: a quality improvement study. ORL Head Neck Nurs. 2012; 30(3):9-13.
Potential determinants of prescribers' drug-drug interaction knowledge. Res Social Adm Pharm. 2008 Dec; 4(4):355-66.
Prescribers' knowledge of and sources of information for potential drug-drug interactions: a postal survey of US prescribers. Drug Saf. 2008; 31(6):525-36.
Should childless NPs cover? Adv Nurse Pract. 1999 Nov; 7(11):24.
Male erectile dysfunction: a guide for clinical management. J Am Acad Nurse Pract. 1999 Mar; 11(3):117-23.
Psychiatric-mental health nursing: an Iowa update. J Iowa Med Soc. 1982 Feb; 72(2):62-5.