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My career as a nurse advocate

December 2018 Vol. 6 No. 4

Author: By Carola Bruflat, MSN, WHNP-BC/FNP-BC

When I was 6 years old, I knew I wanted to be a nurse. I . . .

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NPWH news & updates
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Message from the CEO

December 2018 Vol. 6 No. 4

Author: Gay Johnson

As CEO of NPWH, I am fortunate throughout the year to meet and work with . . .

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Position Statement

Male Sexual and Reproductive Health: The Role of Womenʼs Health Nurse Practitioners

December 2018 Vol. 6 No. 4

Author: Approved by the NPWH Board of Directors: July 2018

The National Association of Nurse Practitioners in Women’s Health (NPWH) affirms the right of . . .

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Features

Evaluating suppressive therapies to prevent recurrent urinary tract infections: A literature review

March 2019 Vol. 7 No. 1

Author: Christy D. Martin, MSN, FNP-C, CNOR; Nancy Wingo, PhD, MA; and Aimee Chism Holland, DNP, WHNP-BC, FNP-C, RD, FAANP

Because of increased antibiotic resistance rates, healthcare providers need to determine the usefulness of non . . .

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Assessment and management

Identification and treatment of non-genital STIs

March 2019 Vol. 7 No. 1

Author: Shelagh B. Larson, DNP, RNC, WHNP, NCMP

In this article, the author discusses the presentation and diagnosis of sexually transmitted infections at . . .

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Clinical Resources

Recommendations for intimate partner violence screening and interventions

March 2019 Vol. 7 No. 1

Author: Jackie Cavner, DNP, RN, WHNP-BC

In October 2018, the United States Preventive Services Task Force issued updated recommendations regarding screening . . .

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Features
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Fears surrounding pregnancy and motherhood among women with cystic fibrosis

December 2018 Vol. 6 No. 4

Author: Sigrid Ladores, PhD, RN, PNP, CNE; Leigh Ann Bray, PhD, MSN, CNL; Wendy Landier, PhD, CRNP, FAAN; Brooke Cherven, RN, MPH, CPON, PhD Student; and Karen Meneses, PhD, RN, FAAN

Recent advances in science and clinical care have changed the characteristics of the population with . . .

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Focus on sexual health
female cosmetic genital surgery

Female cosmetic genital surgery: In search of the perfect vulva

December 2018 Vol. 6 No. 4

Author: Brooke M. Faught, DNP, WHNP-BC, NCMP, IF

The United States leads all other countries in the number of female cosmetic genital surgeries . . .

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