A Pitkanen

Summary

Affiliation: Tampere University Hospital
Country: Finland

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Patient education methods to support quality of life and functional ability among patients with schizophrenia: a randomised clinical trial
    Anneli Pitkanen
    Department of Nursing Science, University of Turku, Turku, Finland
    Qual Life Res 21:247-56. 2012
  2. ncbi request reprint Developing nurses' capabilities to deputize for ward sisters
    A Pitkanen
    Tampere University Hospital, Psychiatric Unit, Pitkaniemi, Finland
    J Psychiatr Ment Health Nurs 11:235-9. 2004
  3. doi request reprint Individual quality of life of people with severe mental disorders
    A Pitkanen
    Department of Nursing Science, University of Turku, Turku, Finland
    J Psychiatr Ment Health Nurs 16:3-9. 2009
  4. doi request reprint Adoption of an Internet-based patient education programme in psychiatric hospitals
    M Anttila
    Finnish Post Graduate School in Nursing Science, University of Turku, Finland
    J Psychiatr Ment Health Nurs 18:914-23. 2011
  5. doi request reprint Patients' perceptions of patient education on psychiatric inpatient wards: a qualitative study
    H Hatonen
    University of Turku, Department of Nursing Science Municipality of Imatra, Hospital District of South Carelia, Finland
    J Psychiatr Ment Health Nurs 17:335-41. 2010
  6. ncbi request reprint A preliminary usability evaluation of Web-based portal application for patients with schizophrenia
    M Koivunen
    Department of Nursing Science, University of Turku, Turku, Finland
    J Psychiatr Ment Health Nurs 14:462-9. 2007
  7. doi request reprint Impact of eLearning course on nurses' professional competence in seclusion and restraint practices: a randomized controlled study (ISRCTN32869544)
    R Kontio
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Turku, Turku, Finland
    J Psychiatr Ment Health Nurs 18:813-21. 2011

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Publications7

  1. doi request reprint Patient education methods to support quality of life and functional ability among patients with schizophrenia: a randomised clinical trial
    Anneli Pitkanen
    Department of Nursing Science, University of Turku, Turku, Finland
    Qual Life Res 21:247-56. 2012
    ..The aim of this study was to estimate the effectiveness of patient education methods on quality of life and functional impairment of patients with schizophrenia...
  2. ncbi request reprint Developing nurses' capabilities to deputize for ward sisters
    A Pitkanen
    Tampere University Hospital, Psychiatric Unit, Pitkaniemi, Finland
    J Psychiatr Ment Health Nurs 11:235-9. 2004
    ..On the basis of the analysis, a training programme was planned integrating managerial training and administrative counselling in a systematically advancing process...
  3. doi request reprint Individual quality of life of people with severe mental disorders
    A Pitkanen
    Department of Nursing Science, University of Turku, Turku, Finland
    J Psychiatr Ment Health Nurs 16:3-9. 2009
    ..Awareness of patients' perceptions of their QoL areas can enhance our understanding of an individual patient's QoL and reveal unsatisfactory areas where QoL could be improved with individually tailored needs-based interventions...
  4. doi request reprint Adoption of an Internet-based patient education programme in psychiatric hospitals
    M Anttila
    Finnish Post Graduate School in Nursing Science, University of Turku, Finland
    J Psychiatr Ment Health Nurs 18:914-23. 2011
    ..045): more laggards (65% vs. 35%) and adopters (73% vs. 27%) in the same hospital. The findings help to provide insight into the contexts and settings when adopting information technology programmes in the area of mental health care...
  5. doi request reprint Patients' perceptions of patient education on psychiatric inpatient wards: a qualitative study
    H Hatonen
    University of Turku, Department of Nursing Science Municipality of Imatra, Hospital District of South Carelia, Finland
    J Psychiatr Ment Health Nurs 17:335-41. 2010
    ..Different educational methods should be used, not forgetting interaction between patient and nurse, which was reportedly as an essential element of patient education...
  6. ncbi request reprint A preliminary usability evaluation of Web-based portal application for patients with schizophrenia
    M Koivunen
    Department of Nursing Science, University of Turku, Turku, Finland
    J Psychiatr Ment Health Nurs 14:462-9. 2007
    ..Emphasis should be put on nurses' motivation and concerns regarding possible negative effects of the portal, which may influence the future implementation of eHealth applications in clinical practice...
  7. doi request reprint Impact of eLearning course on nurses' professional competence in seclusion and restraint practices: a randomized controlled study (ISRCTN32869544)
    R Kontio
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Turku, Turku, Finland
    J Psychiatr Ment Health Nurs 18:813-21. 2011
    ..Although the ePsychNurse.Net demonstrated only slight advantages over conventional learning, it may be worth further development with, e.g. flexible time schedule and individualized content...