IntroductionWe hope you enjoy the Summer/Fall issue of IJFCN. Submissions for the Winter/Spring issue are due by November 1st, 2017. If you have questions please contact us. In addition, we ask that you remember our colleagues in the gulf area and pray for their safety. Sincerely, The Editors
Broadening Practice Perspective by Engaging in Academic-Practice Collaboration: A Faith Community Nursing Exemplar.
Andra Opalinski, Susan M. Dyess, Nancy Stein, Kim Saiswick, and Valerie Fox
Exploration and Description of Faith Community Nurses’ Documentation Practices and Perceived Documentation Barriers.
Susan M. Dyess, Donna M. Callaghan, and Andra S. Opalinski Dr.
The Value of Diabetes Self-Management Programs for African Americans in Community-Based Settings: A Review of the Literature
Pandora Goode PhD, DNP, FNP-C; Robin Bartlett PhD, RN-BC; and Debra Wallace PhD, RN, FAAN
General Nutrition Knowledge and Perceived Stress in a Rural Female Faith Community
Lori Alexander and M. Laurie Branstetter DNP
Practice Matters: Red Flags in Evaluating Adult Abdominal Pain
Mary Branstetter DNP and Dawn Garrett-Wright PhD