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Project Alpha provides opportunities to promote perioperative nursing.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  8922216     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
This article provides an overview of AORN's Project Alpha and identifies multiple opportunities for RNs to promote the nursing profession and the perioperative nursing specialty. Individual and group Project Alpha activities can be used to enhance the education of health care consumers and other professionals about the essential role of perioperative nurses in the care of patients undergoing operative and other invasive procedures. The author suggests innovative strategies for AORN members to use in planning Project Alpha activities.
P A Graybill-D'Ercole
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  AORN journal     Volume:  64     ISSN:  0001-2092     ISO Abbreviation:  AORN J     Publication Date:  1996 Nov 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1997-01-23     Completed Date:  1997-01-23     Revised Date:  2004-11-17    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  0372403     Medline TA:  AORN J     Country:  UNITED STATES    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  781-5     Citation Subset:  IM; N    
Lancaster Institute for Health Education, Lancaster General Hospital, PA, USA.
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MeSH Terms
Perioperative Nursing* / education
Public Relations*
Societies, Nursing* / organization & administration
United States
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