Publications Fact sheets
Fact sheets

Fact Sheets

1. Advanced Practice

1a. Credentialing
1b. Nurse Practitioner/Advanced Practice Nurse

2. Ageing

2a. An Ageing Nursing Workforce
2b. Dementia
2c. Elder Abuse
2d. ICN on Healthy Ageing: A Public Health and Nursing Challenge
2f. Nutrition for Older Adults
2g. Osteoporosis: The Silent Thief
2h. Shingles (Herpes Zoster)

3. Classification for Nursing Practice

3a. International Classification for Nursing Practice

4. Communicable Diseases

4a. Antimicrobial Resistance
4b. HIV/AIDS in the European Union
4c. The Human Papillomavirus
4d. Immunisations for Health-Care Workers: Influenza and Hepatitis B
4e. Infection control
4f. Influenza (the “Flu”, or the “Grippe”)
4g. Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus Aureus (MRSA)
4h. Mobilising Nurses for HIV/AIDS Prevention and Care

5. Disaster Planning and Relief

5a. Disaster Response
5b. ICN on Displaced Persons: A Global Challenge
5c Terrorism and Bioterrorism: Nursing Preparedness

6. Ethics

6a. Genetics and Nursing
6b. Genetics and Genomics in Nursing 6c Protecting Against Identity Theft
6d. Replacement Organs and their Supply

7. Health, Nursing Policy and Economics

7a. Diagnosis Related Groups
7b. Going, Going, Gone: The nursing presence in the World Health Organization
7c. International Centre on Nurse Migration
7d. International Nurse Migration & Remittances
7e. ICN on International Trade Agreements
7f. Mainstreaming a Gender Perspective into the Health Services
7g. Mutual Recognition Agreements (MRAs)
7h. Nursing Self Sufficiency
7i. The Nursing and Social Care Interface
7j. The Paris Declaration
7k. Trade Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS)

8. Home, Community Care

8a. Adherence to Long Term Therapy
8b. Palliative Care

 9. Human Resources, Planning & Development

9a. Health Human Resources Planning
9b. Nurses and Overtime
9c. Nurse: Patient Ratios
9d. Positive Practice Environments

10. Human Rights

10a. ICN on Birth Registration
10b. ICN on Health and Human Rights
10c. The Health of Indigenous Peoples: A Concern for Nursing
10d. ICN on Poverty and Health: Breaking the Link
10e. Female Genital Mutilation (FGM)

11. Infant and Child Care

11a. Childhood Nutrition
11b. ICN on the Girl Child
11c. Maternal and Infant Nutrition
11d. Prevention of Child Abuse
11e. Safeguarding the Childhood of Children

12. Mental Health

12a. Developing Nursing Resources for Mental Health
12b. Mental Health: Tackling the Challenges

 13. Non-Communicable Diseases

13a. Harmful Use of Alcohol
13b. Lowering Cholesterol through Nurse Case Management
13c. Nurses for Tobacco-Free Life
13d. ICN on Obesity: Creating Public Awareness of a Social Environmental Disease

14. Nursing Education

14a. The Student Network

15. Nursing & Health Informatics

15a. What is nursing informatics ?
15b. Nursing sensitive outcome indicators
15c. Telenursing

16. Nursing & Health Management

17. Nursing Remuneration - Working Conditions

17a. Equal opportunity: gender issues
17b. Incentive systems for health care professionals
17c. Nursing Personnel Pensions
17d. Positive practice environments for health care professionals

18. Nursing Research

18a. Nursing research: a tool for action
18b. Telenursing

19. Occupational Health and Safety

19a. Adverse Events Following Immunization (AEFI)
19b. Counterfeit Medical Devices
19c. Disinfectants and Sterilants
19d. First do no harm: Auto-disable syringes for immunization safety
19e. Immunisation Safety: An Essential Nursing Function
19f. Immunisation Safety: Safe Waste Disposal Practices Saves Lives
19g. Latex Allergy or Hypersensitivity
19h. Occupational Stress and the Threat to Worker Health
19i. Preventing Needlestick Injuries
19j. Selecting Safer Needle Devices
19k. Violence: A Worldwide Epidemic
19l. Workplace Bullying in the Health Sector

20. Patient Safety

20a. Medication Errors
20b. Patient Safety
20c. Safe Household Water: Prevents Disease, Saves Lives
20d. The Vaccine Cold Chain: Maintaining Cool Links

21. Primary Health Care

21a. Food safety: An essential public health function of nurses
21b. Male Circumcision
21c. ICN on men’s health
21d. Mobilising Nurses for Health Promotion
21e. Women’s Health

22. Regulation

22a. Worker’s Councils

23. Violence

24. Women’s Health

24b. Women and stroke


Last Updated on Tuesday, 24 June 2014 01:00