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CNA Backgrounders

CNA produced this series of backgrounders to provide current, accessible information on topics of relevance to nurses. We discuss potential implications for professional practice and highlight CNA's involvement in these areas. We welcome your feedback. If you have suggestions for future topics, please let us know.

The Built Environment, Injury Prevention and Nursing [PDF, 127.1 KB]

Children’s Health and Nursing [PDF, 117.9 KB]

Chronic Disease and Nursing [PDF, 123.7 KB]

The Ecosystem, the Natural Environment, and Health and Nursing [PDF, 130 KB]

Healthy Communities and Nursing [PDF, 111.8 KB]

Mental Health and Nursing [PDF, 139.2 KB]

Primary Health Care [PDF, 104.2 KB]