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New Definitive Wound, Ostomy, and Continence Core Curriculum Textbooks Benefit from Chapters by Rutgers School of Nursing–Camden Scholars

New Definitive Wound, Ostomy, and Continence Core Curriculum Textbooks Benefit from Chapters by Rutgers School of Nursing–Camden Scholars

As the national population ages, there is a rapidly growing demand for nurses specializing in wound, ostomy, and continence care and a greater need for comprehensive expert training in this important area of healthcare. To help meet that need, four Rutgers University–Camden nursing scholars are sharing their research expertise by authoring chapters in the newly […]

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Nursing Scholar Helps WOC Nurses Deliver Optimal Care for Treating Stomal and Peristomal Complications

Nursing Scholar Helps WOC Nurses Deliver Optimal Care for Treating Stomal and Peristomal Complications

Patients living with an ostomy can suffer from numerous complications, but the exact prevalence of those complications and how to deal with them have largely remained unknown. A Rutgers University–Camden nursing scholar is bringing them to light. Janice Beitz, a professor at the Rutgers School of Nursing–Camden who specializes in acute and chronic wound, ostomy, […]

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Nursing Scholar Helps Develop New Ostomy Care Resource

Nursing Scholar Helps Develop New Ostomy Care Resource

CAMDEN — Nurses caring for ostomy patients will now be equipped with an essential new tool that provides them with the first comprehensive guide to optimize ostomy management and enhance patient safety. Janice Beitz, a professor at the Rutgers School of Nursing–Camden, was part of a research team that developed the ostomy algorithm, a step-by-step […]

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