BOSTON__Dr. George Kiongera, the Kenyan man who several years ago became the first Kenyan known to hold a Doctorate Degree in Nursing Practice has achieved another rare feat; a research study he conducted recently on the first ever known treatment of older patients with Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary disease (COPD) was accepted and published in the Journal of Gerontological Nursing--the world's leading resource for nursing care of older adults.
The piece, titled "inpatient pulmonary rehabilitation program in a long-term care facility" was featured from page 44 to 52 of the most recent issue (August 2015) of the nursing care journal that is published only once a month.
Currently, there is no any other Kenyan known to have been published in the world renowned journal.
the success of Dr. Kiongera's study findings and recommendations in
treating patients stuck in long term care facilities due to COPD, a
debilitating breathing problem with no previously known cure, and as a
result accepted and featured nursing care journal, Dr. Kiongera's
research now officially becomes a resource for healthcare providers and
medical students all over the world dealing with COPD patients. KWA HABARI KAMILI BOFYA HAPA FULL STORY >>>>>