Dimitri Beeckman

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Affiliation: Ghent University
Country: Belgium

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Pressure ulcer prevention: development and psychometric validation of a knowledge assessment instrument
    D Beeckman
    Nursing Science, Department of Public Health, Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, Ghent University, B 9000 Ghent, Belgium
    Int J Nurs Stud 47:399-410. 2010
  2. doi request reprint A multi-faceted tailored strategy to implement an electronic clinical decision support system for pressure ulcer prevention in nursing homes: a two-armed randomized controlled trial
    Dimitri Beeckman
    Nursing Science, Department of Public Health, Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, Ghent University, Ghent, Belgium
    Int J Nurs Stud 50:475-86. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Knowledge and attitudes of nurses on pressure ulcer prevention: a cross-sectional multicenter study in Belgian hospitals
    Dimitri Beeckman
    Researcher, Nursing Science, Department of Public Health, Ghent University, Belgium
    Worldviews Evid Based Nurs 8:166-76. 2011
  4. doi request reprint Pressure ulcers and incontinence-associated dermatitis: effectiveness of the Pressure Ulcer Classification education tool on classification by nurses
    Dimitri Beeckman
    Department of Public Health, Ghent University, Gent, Belgium
    Qual Saf Health Care 19:e3. 2010
  5. doi request reprint Pressure ulcers: development and psychometric evaluation of the attitude towards pressure ulcer prevention instrument (APuP)
    D Beeckman
    Nursing Science, Department of Public Health, Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, Ghent University, Ghent, Belgium
    Int J Nurs Stud 47:1432-41. 2010
  6. doi request reprint Prevention and treatment of incontinence-associated dermatitis: literature review
    Dimitri Beeckman
    Medicine and Health Sciences, Ghent University, Belgium
    J Adv Nurs 65:1141-54. 2009
  7. ncbi request reprint Pressure ulcers: e-learning to improve classification by nurses and nursing students
    Dimitri Beeckman
    Nursing Science, Department of Public Health, Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, Ghent University, Gent, Belgium
    J Clin Nurs 17:1697-707. 2008
  8. ncbi request reprint EPUAP classification system for pressure ulcers: European reliability study
    Dimitri Beeckman
    Nursing Science, Department of Public Health, Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, Ghent University, Belgium
    J Adv Nurs 60:682-91. 2007
  9. doi request reprint The effectiveness of three types of alternating pressure air mattresses in the prevention of pressure ulcers in Belgian hospitals
    Liesbet Demarré
    Nursing Science, Department of Public Health, Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, Ghent University, Ghent, Belgium
    Res Nurs Health 36:439-52. 2013
  10. doi request reprint Malnutrition and associated factors in nursing home residents: a cross-sectional, multi-centre study
    Mathieu Verbrugghe
    Nursing Science, Department of Public Health, Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, Ghent University, UZ Blok A, De Pintelaan 185, 9000 Ghent, Belgium
    Clin Nutr 32:438-43. 2013

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Publications18

  1. doi request reprint Pressure ulcer prevention: development and psychometric validation of a knowledge assessment instrument
    D Beeckman
    Nursing Science, Department of Public Health, Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, Ghent University, B 9000 Ghent, Belgium
    Int J Nurs Stud 47:399-410. 2010
    ..Profound knowledge of pressure ulcers is important to enable good prevention. Validity and reliability of instruments assessing pressure ulcer knowledge are limited evaluated in previous research...
  2. doi request reprint A multi-faceted tailored strategy to implement an electronic clinical decision support system for pressure ulcer prevention in nursing homes: a two-armed randomized controlled trial
    Dimitri Beeckman
    Nursing Science, Department of Public Health, Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, Ghent University, Ghent, Belgium
    Int J Nurs Stud 50:475-86. 2013
    ..Clinical decision support systems are believed to have the potential to improve care and to change the behaviour of healthcare professionals...
  3. doi request reprint Knowledge and attitudes of nurses on pressure ulcer prevention: a cross-sectional multicenter study in Belgian hospitals
    Dimitri Beeckman
    Researcher, Nursing Science, Department of Public Health, Ghent University, Belgium
    Worldviews Evid Based Nurs 8:166-76. 2011
    ..However, nonadherence to these guidelines is frequently reported. Negative attitudes and lack of knowledge may act as barriers to using guidelines in clinical practice...
  4. doi request reprint Pressure ulcers and incontinence-associated dermatitis: effectiveness of the Pressure Ulcer Classification education tool on classification by nurses
    Dimitri Beeckman
    Department of Public Health, Ghent University, Gent, Belgium
    Qual Saf Health Care 19:e3. 2010
    ..Incorrect classification and differentiation result in incorrect prevention and treatment. Education is important to spread evidence-based insights about this topic and to improve classification skills...
  5. doi request reprint Pressure ulcers: development and psychometric evaluation of the attitude towards pressure ulcer prevention instrument (APuP)
    D Beeckman
    Nursing Science, Department of Public Health, Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, Ghent University, Ghent, Belgium
    Int J Nurs Stud 47:1432-41. 2010
    ..Negative attitudes towards pressure ulcer prevention may result in suboptimal preventive care. A reliable and valid instrument to assess attitudes towards pressure ulcer prevention is lacking...
  6. doi request reprint Prevention and treatment of incontinence-associated dermatitis: literature review
    Dimitri Beeckman
    Medicine and Health Sciences, Ghent University, Belgium
    J Adv Nurs 65:1141-54. 2009
    ..This paper is a report of a review conducted to describe the current evidence about the prevention and treatment of incontinence-associated dermatitis and to formulate recommendations for clinical practice and research...
  7. ncbi request reprint Pressure ulcers: e-learning to improve classification by nurses and nursing students
    Dimitri Beeckman
    Nursing Science, Department of Public Health, Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, Ghent University, Gent, Belgium
    J Clin Nurs 17:1697-707. 2008
    ..To detect problems when classifying pressure ulcers and to examine whether an e-learning program is able to increase the classification skills of qualified nurses and nursing students...
  8. ncbi request reprint EPUAP classification system for pressure ulcers: European reliability study
    Dimitri Beeckman
    Nursing Science, Department of Public Health, Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, Ghent University, Belgium
    J Adv Nurs 60:682-91. 2007
    ..This paper is a report of a study of the inter-observer reliability of the European Pressure Ulcer Advisory Panel pressure ulcer classification system and of the differential diagnosis between moisture lesions and pressure ulcers...
  9. doi request reprint The effectiveness of three types of alternating pressure air mattresses in the prevention of pressure ulcers in Belgian hospitals
    Liesbet Demarré
    Nursing Science, Department of Public Health, Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, Ghent University, Ghent, Belgium
    Res Nurs Health 36:439-52. 2013
    ..33; 95% CI [0.11, 0.97]), but no difference was found between one-stage ALPAM and APAM overlay (OR = 0.40; 95% CI [0.14, 1.10]). Time to develop ulcers did not differ by mattress type...
  10. doi request reprint Malnutrition and associated factors in nursing home residents: a cross-sectional, multi-centre study
    Mathieu Verbrugghe
    Nursing Science, Department of Public Health, Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, Ghent University, UZ Blok A, De Pintelaan 185, 9000 Ghent, Belgium
    Clin Nutr 32:438-43. 2013
    ..A clear understanding of associated factors is missing. The aim of this study was to evaluate prevalence of malnutrition and to determine factors independently associated with malnutrition in this setting...
  11. ncbi request reprint A systematic review and meta-analysis of incontinence-associated dermatitis, incontinence, and moisture as risk factors for pressure ulcer development
    Dimitri Beeckman
    University Centre for Nursing and Midwifery, Department of Public Health Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, Ghent University, Ghent, Belgium
    Res Nurs Health 37:204-18. 2014
    ..50) for double incontinence (p < .05). This evidence indicates an association between IAD, its most important etiological factors, and PUs. Methodological issues should be considered when interpreting the results of this review...
  12. doi request reprint Development and psychometric evaluation of an instrument to assess venous leg ulcer lifestyle knowledge among nurses
    Ann Van Hecke
    Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, Department of Public Health Nursing Science, Ghent University, Belgium
    J Adv Nurs 67:2574-85. 2011
    ..Development and psychometric testing of an instrument to assess venous leg ulcer lifestyle knowledge...
  13. doi request reprint Pressure ulcers: knowledge and attitude of nurses and nursing assistants in Belgian nursing homes
    Liesbet Demarré
    Nursing Science, Department of Public Health, Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, Ghent University, Gent, Belgium
    J Clin Nurs 21:1425-34. 2012
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  14. doi request reprint Prevalence of symptoms in older cancer patients receiving palliative care: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Aurélie Van Lancker
    Nursing Science, Department of Public Health, Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, Ghent University, Ghent, Belgium Electronic address
    J Pain Symptom Manage 47:90-104. 2014
    ..To date, no systematic review has been performed on the prevalence of symptoms in older cancer patients receiving palliative care...
  15. doi request reprint Cancer patients' and professional caregivers' needs, preferences and factors associated with receiving and providing fertility-related information: a mixed-methods systematic review
    Joline Goossens
    Nursing Science and Midwifery, Department of Public Health, Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, Ghent University, Ghent, Belgium Electronic address
    Int J Nurs Stud 51:300-19. 2014
    ..Cancer patients' and professional caregivers' perspectives were considered...
  16. doi request reprint The association between malnutrition and oral health status in elderly in long-term care facilities: a systematic review
    Aurélie Van Lancker
    Nursing Science, Department of Public Health, Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, Ghent University, Ghent, Belgium
    Int J Nurs Stud 49:1568-81. 2012
    ..The aim of this systematic review is to determine whether an association exists between oral health and malnutrition in the elderly in a long-term care facility...
  17. doi request reprint Assessing the adequacy of pressure ulcer prevention in hospitals: a nationwide prevalence survey
    Katrien Vanderwee
    Nursing Science, Department of Public Health, Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, Ghent University, UZ Blok A 2nd floor, De Pintelaan 185, Gent 9000, Belgium
    BMJ Qual Saf 20:260-7. 2011
    ..No large-scale data, based on direct patient observations, are available regarding the pressure ulcer preventive interventions used in hospitals...
  18. ncbi request reprint Knowledge deficits and information-seeking behavior in leg ulcer patients: an exploratory qualitative study
    Ann Van Hecke
    Department of Public Health, Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, Ghent University, Ghent, Belgium
    J Wound Ostomy Continence Nurs 40:381-7. 2013
    ..The aim of this study was to explore knowledge deficits and underlying processes in information-seeking behavior in patients with leg ulcers...