A UVA pilot study found that administering blood platelets faster posed no complications, which means kids with cancer can spend less time hooked to IV poles.
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Christine Phelan Kueter
May 26, 2020
Nursing students are eager to get on the front lines of the COVID-19 crisis, confident that they can make a difference.
May 11, 2020
The couple, who immigrated from the Democratic Republic of Congo, are about to earn master’s degrees from UVA’s Clinical Nurse Leader program.
April 30, 2020
After graduation, she will be an ICU nurse at UVA Health, where she is already helping COVID-19 victims as a patient care assistant.
April 17, 2020
Nursing professor Kathryn Laughon, who studies intimate partner violence, discusses how stay-at-home orders could affect domestic violence in the U.S and what can be done.
April 07, 2020
Since early March, Beth Hundt, an assistant professor in the School of Nursing, has been sewing face masks for COVID-19 medical units in need.
March 31, 2020
A UVA professor of nursing gives advice for those on the front lines of the pandemic.
March 26, 2020
Despite a recurrence of breast cancer that has landed her in hospice care, former ER nurse Pam Sierschula was determined to finish her bachelor’s degree. More than 50 people took part in her Zoom graduation.
February 26, 2020
The students find that serving the community as emergency responders adds a layer of depth and insight to their education.
February 14, 2020
An important pediatric cancer drug is in critically short supply, leading to difficult decisions for health care professionals. Math models being developed at UVA aim to ease the allocation process in times of drug shortages.