Now on Kaiser Health News' blog, Alvin Tran reports: "As nurse practitioners lobby to expand their authority and scope of practice in many states, a New England Journal of Medicine study released Wednesday documents a deep chasm between doctors and nurses on that issue" (Tran, 5/15). Check out what else is on the blog.
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