Rachel Difazio

Summary

Affiliation: Harvard University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Nursing in Russia: A "travelogue"
    Rachel Difazio
    Children s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    J Pediatr Nurs 19:150-6. 2004
  2. ncbi request reprint Extremity fractures in children: when is it an emergency?
    Rachel Difazio
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Childrens Hospital Boston, MA, USA
    J Pediatr Nurs 20:298-304. 2005
  3. doi request reprint Incidence of skin complications and associated charges in children treated with hip spica casts for femur fractures
    Rachel Difazio
    Department of Orthopaedics, Children s Hospital, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Pediatr Orthop 31:17-22. 2011
  4. doi request reprint Nonmedical out-of-pocket expenses: a hidden cost of hospitalization
    Rachel Difazio
    Department of Orthopaedics, Children s Hospital Boston, Boston, MA, USA
    J Pediatr Nurs 26:78-84. 2011
  5. ncbi request reprint Creating a halo traction wheelchair resource manual: using the EBP approach
    Rachel Difazio
    Nursing Surgical Programs, Children s Hospital of Boston, Boston, MA, USA
    J Pediatr Nurs 18:148-52. 2003
  6. ncbi request reprint Waterproof casts for immobilization of children's fractures and sprains
    Elizabeth G Shannon
    Children s Hospital Boston, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    J Pediatr Orthop 25:56-9. 2005
  7. doi request reprint Congenital scoliosis with associated rib fusions: nursing care of patients following VEPTR insertion
    Rachel Difazio
    Department of Orthopaedics, Children s Hospital Boston, Boston, MA, USA
    Orthop Nurs 29:4-8; quiz 9-10. 2010
  8. ncbi request reprint International education: developing site visit guidelines to enhance understanding
    Rachel Difazio
    Department of Orthopaedics, Children s Hospital, 300 Longwood Avenue, Boston, MA 01915, USA
    J Contin Educ Nurs 40:91-6. 2009

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Detail Information

Publications8

  1. ncbi request reprint Nursing in Russia: A "travelogue"
    Rachel Difazio
    Children s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    J Pediatr Nurs 19:150-6. 2004
    ..The background information about Russian nursing is an example of collaborative work among Rachel, Diane, and their Russian colleague, Marina, a pediatrics nurse from St. Petersburg, Russia...
  2. ncbi request reprint Extremity fractures in children: when is it an emergency?
    Rachel Difazio
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Childrens Hospital Boston, MA, USA
    J Pediatr Nurs 20:298-304. 2005
    ..A case study is used to describe a fracture that requires emergent intervention. The role of the pediatric orthopaedic nurse practitioner in the emergency department, inpatient, and outpatient setting is also illustrated...
  3. doi request reprint Incidence of skin complications and associated charges in children treated with hip spica casts for femur fractures
    Rachel Difazio
    Department of Orthopaedics, Children s Hospital, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Pediatr Orthop 31:17-22. 2011
    ..This study's purposes were to: (1) determine the rate of skin complications in children treated with spica casts for femur fractures, (2) identify predictors, and (3) calculate the charges associated with skin complications...
  4. doi request reprint Nonmedical out-of-pocket expenses: a hidden cost of hospitalization
    Rachel Difazio
    Department of Orthopaedics, Children s Hospital Boston, Boston, MA, USA
    J Pediatr Nurs 26:78-84. 2011
    ..Health care workers and policy makers must gain a better understanding of these realities. This article will discuss NOOPEs, provide a case study for illustration, and discuss strategies for nurses to assist families...
  5. ncbi request reprint Creating a halo traction wheelchair resource manual: using the EBP approach
    Rachel Difazio
    Nursing Surgical Programs, Children s Hospital of Boston, Boston, MA, USA
    J Pediatr Nurs 18:148-52. 2003
    ..This project was an interdisciplinary effort orchestrated by the surgical programs nurses at Boston Children's Hospital...
  6. ncbi request reprint Waterproof casts for immobilization of children's fractures and sprains
    Elizabeth G Shannon
    Children s Hospital Boston, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    J Pediatr Orthop 25:56-9. 2005
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  7. doi request reprint Congenital scoliosis with associated rib fusions: nursing care of patients following VEPTR insertion
    Rachel Difazio
    Department of Orthopaedics, Children s Hospital Boston, Boston, MA, USA
    Orthop Nurs 29:4-8; quiz 9-10. 2010
    ..This article explains TIS, discusses surgical treatment, and highlights unique aspects of postoperative nursing care. A case study is used for further explanation...
  8. ncbi request reprint International education: developing site visit guidelines to enhance understanding
    Rachel Difazio
    Department of Orthopaedics, Children s Hospital, 300 Longwood Avenue, Boston, MA 01915, USA
    J Contin Educ Nurs 40:91-6. 2009
    ..It is hoped the examples will be useful in planning site visits for other international educational activities...