Both Mary Anne Modrcin-McCarthy and Sandra McGuire are associate professors in the College of Nursing at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville, in Knoxville, TN.
Keeping Current: Ten Important Information Resources to Help Rehabilitation Nurses
Article first published online: 10 JUL 2012
1997 Association of Rehabilitation Nurses
Volume 22, Issue 2, pages 88–92, March-April 1997
How to Cite
Modrcin-McCarthy, M. A. and McGuire, S. L. (1997), Keeping Current: Ten Important Information Resources to Help Rehabilitation Nurses. Rehabilitation Nursing, 22: 88–92. doi: 10.1002/j.2048-7940.1997.tb01740.x
- Issue published online: 10 JUL 2012
- Article first published online: 10 JUL 2012
Rehabilitation nurses have a professional responsibility to provide the most current and informed client care possible. As a result, they must keep up with the emerging healthcare delivery system of the 21st century. This article describes how nurses can get access to and use 10 information resources—namely, journals, books, pamphlets, indexes and on-line databases, Internet and computerized databases, conferences, continuing education, professional organizations, standards of practice of interest to nurses in rehabilitation nursing, and networking.