Calgary Community Assessment

Introduction Community assessment involves describing a community and people living in it. It may be referred to as a Community Health Assessment (CHA) if the research is based on significant health issues and needs. Community assessment gives community members an opportunity to express their needs...

Systematic Review Critique: Management of the SE in Children

The Main Issue of the Research The study by Riviello et al. (2006) was set to explore the existing evidence on the assessment of children with the status epilepticus (SE). The article uses adopted definition of SE as “a 30-minute duration of seizures based on previous studies that found evidence ...

Traditional and Complementary Modalities

Introduction Complimentary and traditional therapies are important in nursing. Both methods of treatment can be combined to provide holistic healing of individuals affected (Denyer, Smith, Davies, Horne, Hankins, & Walker-Bone, 2012). The complimentary modality is usually used alongside convent...