Ohio State News (college-nursing)

2019
November
07,
2019
| 06:00 AM America/New_York
Science hasn’t yet caught up with electronic cigarettes, leaving health care providers and users with many unknowns. But a new review of the research so far finds growing evidence that vaping can harm the heart and blood vessels. ...
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August
23,
2019
| 06:44 PM America/New_York
The Ohio State University is taking the next step on a proposed Interdisciplinary Health Sciences Center that will blend innovative technology and hands-on learning in conjunction with the university’s strategic plan. ...
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August
16,
2019
| 05:01 PM America/New_York
The Ohio State University’s work serving at-risk infants and toddlers and their families has been extended by an $18 million federal grant recently awarded to the Early Head Start Child Care Partnership Program ...
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August
16,
2019
| 02:25 PM America/New_York
The MINDSTRONG program is a seven-week cognitive-behavioral skills-building program that promotes and supports mental health and mental resiliency. ...
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July
31,
2019
| 05:28 PM America/New_York
About 20 million students begin college each fall and, for many of them, it’s the first time they’re on their own – taking sole responsibility for their academics, daily routine and, most importantly, their health. Preparing to take the reins of thei...
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July
24,
2019
| 03:23 PM America/New_York
It’s possible that a lock of hair could one day aid in the diagnosis of depression and in efforts to monitor the effects of treatment, said the author of a new study examining cortisol levels in the hair of teens. ...
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2018
December
05,
2018
| 04:13 PM America/New_York
A parent’s exposure to dirty air before conception might spell heart trouble for the next generation, a new animal study suggests. Wondering about the possible health risks for children of people routinely exposed to highly polluted air, including...
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November
12,
2018
| 05:00 PM America/New_York
A neonatal intensive care unit nurse’s ability to provide optimal patient care is influenced by a variety of factors – not just how many babies he or she is caring for or how sick they might be, a new study suggests. The study, which appears in th...
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June
21,
2018
| 06:00 AM America/New_York
In the main lobby of the James Cancer Hospital and Solove Research Institute on the campus of The Ohio State University, a workshop is open for business to help bring good ideas to life. It’s called the Innovation Studio and the idea behind it is ...
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April
27,
2018
| 11:30 AM America/New_York
Three health-sciences colleges at The Ohio State University have received national recognition for the quality and effectiveness of their diversity and inclusion initiatives.The colleges of medicine, nursing and veterinary medicine were all recipient...
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April
16,
2018
| 01:35 PM America/New_York
From wellness and well-being to addiction and recovery to solutions and a commitment to do better, the  2018 Buckeye Summit focused on supporting and building a healthier world. More than 400 alumni, faculty, staff, students and supporters filled ...
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April
13,
2018
| 03:37 PM America/New_York
Six months to a year: That is the timeline The Ohio State University President Michael V. Drake set to complete the search for the university’s new executive vice president and chancellor for academic health care. Drake answered questions about th...
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January
09,
2018
| 11:34 AM America/New_York
COLUMBUS, Ohio – The Ohio State University’s online bachelor’s programs are America’s best, according to the 2018 rankings released today by U.S. News & World Report. In addition, the university’s online graduate nursing program is ranked No. 2. The ...
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2017
October
24,
2017
| 03:17 PM America/New_York
COLUMBUS, Ohio – Depression is common among nurses and is linked to a higher likelihood they’ll make medical errors, new research suggests.The study found that more than half of nurses who took part in a national survey reported sub-optimal physical ...
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October
17,
2017
| 02:53 PM America/New_York
COLUMBUS, OH – Leaders, academicians, researchers and expert clinicians will convene in Columbus Oct. 18-20 to share the latest research and recommendations for improving health care quality, safety and costs through evidence-based practice (EBP) and...
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August
17,
2017
| 09:19 AM America/New_York
COLUMBUS, Ohio – The Ohio State University Total Health & Wellness Center at University Hospital East has qualified to provide expanded primary care services to patients regardless of their ability to pay after receiving a significant federal designa...
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May
03,
2017
| 09:15 AM America/New_York
COLUMBUS, Ohio – Social smokers’ risk for high blood pressure and high cholesterol is identical to those who light up every day, new research has found.This large, nationally representative study is the first to look at blood pressure and cholesterol...
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2016
September
16,
2016
| 12:13 PM America/New_York
COLUMBUS, Ohio – A short talk with a knowledgeable nurse could be the difference between a smoker stopping for cigarettes or stopping for nicotine gum on her way home from the hospital.New research shows that self-reported quit rates among hospital p...
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May
19,
2016
| 01:54 PM America/New_York
Columbus, Ohio – Today, The Ohio State University and the Women’s Heart Alliance (WHA) launched a new partnership to address women’s heart disease, the No. 1 killer of women, by screening and educating college-aged women about the risks of heart dise...
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April
20,
2016
| 09:59 AM America/New_York
Columbus, Ohio – A transformational $6.5 million grant has been awarded to The Ohio State University College of Nursing to establish The Helene Fuld Health Trust National Institute for Evidence-based Practice in Nursing & Healthcare. This institute w...
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February
01,
2016
| 05:08 PM America/New_York
COLUMBUS, Ohio – As hospital leaders continue to feel pressure to improve patient outcomes and reduce costs, a new study reveals one reason why many organizations fall short.Use of evidence-based practice among chief nurses and their hospitals is rel...
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2015
November
09,
2015
| 12:24 PM America/New_York
COLUMBUS, Ohio – An innovative high school health program helped students maintain healthier weights and even alleviated severe depression for a full year after the program ended. Researchers found that 12 months after completing the COPE Heal...
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May
22,
2015
| 12:29 PM America/New_York
Columbus, Ohio – Three of Ohio State University’s online degree programs have been named among the nation’s best for veterans by U.S. News & World Report.The publication ranks the university’s online programs in graduate nursing, two bachelors progra...
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January
26,
2015
| 01:29 PM America/New_York
A new study reveals that more than half of patients in intensive care units (ICU) using ventilators to help them breathe could benefit from assistive communication tools.The study found that 53.9 percent of the 2,671 mechanically ventilated patients ...
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