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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
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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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Policy & practice points
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Health policy and the female caregiver: The impact on women’s health

September 2018 Vol. 6 No. 3

Author: By Diana M. Drake, DNP, MSN, APRN, WHNP-BC

As healthcare providers (HCPs), we are aware of the demographic shift and increased longevity that . . .

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Commentary
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WHNPs in specialty positions: My experience in breast surgical oncology

September 2018 Vol. 6 No. 3

Author: By Caitlyn E. Hull, MS, APRN-CNP, WHNP-BC and Randee L. Masciola, DNP, APRN-CNP, WHNP-BC

When I, Caitlyn E. Hull, sought to become a women’s health nurse practitioner (WHNP . . .

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Focus on sexual health
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Pessary use for pelvic organ prolapse in sexually active women

September 2018 Vol. 6 No. 3

Author: By Brooke M. Faught, MSN, WHNP-BC, IF

By Brooke M. Faught, MSN, WHNP-BC, IF

Pelvic organ prolapse (POP), a common condition . . .

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