L Kuosmanen

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Affiliation: University of Turku
Country: Finland

Publications

  1. doi request reprint The effectiveness of technology-based patient education on self-reported deprivation of liberty among people with severe mental illness: a randomized controlled trial
    Lauri Kuosmanen
    University of Turku, Department of Nursing Science, Turku, Finland
    Nord J Psychiatry 63:383-9. 2009
  2. ncbi request reprint Patient satisfaction with psychiatric inpatient care
    Lauri Kuosmanen
    Department of Nursing Science, University of Turku, Turku, Finland
    J Adv Nurs 55:655-63. 2006
  3. ncbi request reprint Deprivation of liberty in psychiatric hospital care: the patient's perspective
    Lauri Kuosmanen
    University of Turku, Turku, Finland
    Nurs Ethics 14:597-607. 2007
  4. doi request reprint Patient complaints in Finland 2000-2004: a retrospective register study
    L Kuosmanen
    University of Turku, Department of Nursing Science, Turku, Finland
    J Med Ethics 34:788-92. 2008
  5. 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
  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 Design and development process of patient-centered computer-based support system for patients with schizophrenia spectrum psychosis
    Maritta Valimaki
    Department of Nursing Science, University of Turku, Finland
    Inform Health Soc Care 33:113-23. 2008
  8. doi request reprint Patients' descriptions of nursing interventions supporting quality of life in acute psychiatric wards: a qualitative study
    Anneli Pitkanen
    University of Turku, Department of Nursing Science, 20014 Turku, Finland
    Int J Nurs Stud 45:1598-606. 2008
  9. doi request reprint Patients' rights to complain in Finnish psychiatric care: an overview
    Maritta Valimaki
    University of Turku, Department of Nursing Science, Turun yliopisto FI 20014, Turku, Finland
    Int J Law Psychiatry 32:184-8. 2009
  10. doi request reprint Patient education practices in psychiatric hospital wards: a national survey in Finland
    Heli Hatonen
    University of Turku, Department of Nursing Science Municipality of Imatra, Hospital District of South Carelia, Finland
    Nord J Psychiatry 64:334-9. 2010

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Publications14

  1. doi request reprint The effectiveness of technology-based patient education on self-reported deprivation of liberty among people with severe mental illness: a randomized controlled trial
    Lauri Kuosmanen
    University of Turku, Department of Nursing Science, Turku, Finland
    Nord J Psychiatry 63:383-9. 2009
    ..From the healthcare organizations' perspective, a cost-effectiveness analysis is needed, as the IT education was slightly more time-consuming...
  2. ncbi request reprint Patient satisfaction with psychiatric inpatient care
    Lauri Kuosmanen
    Department of Nursing Science, University of Turku, Turku, Finland
    J Adv Nurs 55:655-63. 2006
    ..This paper reports a study of psychiatric inpatient satisfaction with care in one Finnish psychiatric hospital, and explores the factors associated with satisfaction...
  3. ncbi request reprint Deprivation of liberty in psychiatric hospital care: the patient's perspective
    Lauri Kuosmanen
    University of Turku, Turku, Finland
    Nurs Ethics 14:597-607. 2007
    ..The patients' experiences of being deprived of their liberty were negative, although some saw the rationale for using these interventions, considering them as part of hospital care...
  4. doi request reprint Patient complaints in Finland 2000-2004: a retrospective register study
    L Kuosmanen
    University of Turku, Department of Nursing Science, Turku, Finland
    J Med Ethics 34:788-92. 2008
    ..From the patients' perspective, it is important to create a culture where most problem situations are handled where the treatment was provided, thus avoiding a complex complaints process...
  5. 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...
  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 Design and development process of patient-centered computer-based support system for patients with schizophrenia spectrum psychosis
    Maritta Valimaki
    Department of Nursing Science, University of Turku, Finland
    Inform Health Soc Care 33:113-23. 2008
    ..Despite the systematic development of computer-based approaches in mental health, less systematic development of such methods can be found for patients with schizophrenia or psychosis...
  8. doi request reprint Patients' descriptions of nursing interventions supporting quality of life in acute psychiatric wards: a qualitative study
    Anneli Pitkanen
    University of Turku, Department of Nursing Science, 20014 Turku, Finland
    Int J Nurs Stud 45:1598-606. 2008
    ..Still, relatively little is known about patients' perceptions related to nursing interventions by which nurses can support the QoL of patients with severe mental illness...
  9. doi request reprint Patients' rights to complain in Finnish psychiatric care: an overview
    Maritta Valimaki
    University of Turku, Department of Nursing Science, Turun yliopisto FI 20014, Turku, Finland
    Int J Law Psychiatry 32:184-8. 2009
    ..Despite help from the patient ombudsman, unbalanced power structures in psychiatric hospitals, insufficient information and long evaluation of appeals makes the complaint process very demanding for psychiatric patients...
  10. doi request reprint Patient education practices in psychiatric hospital wards: a national survey in Finland
    Heli Hatonen
    University of Turku, Department of Nursing Science Municipality of Imatra, Hospital District of South Carelia, Finland
    Nord J Psychiatry 64:334-9. 2010
    ..Despite the fact that patients' receiving of information is one of the fundamental rights of patients, there is still limited information available on how patient education is carried out in psychiatric healthcare organizations...
  11. doi request reprint Usability evaluation of a web-based patient information system for individuals with severe mental health problems
    Lauri Kuosmanen
    Department of Nursing Science, University of Turku, Finland, Turku, Finland
    J Adv Nurs 66:2701-10. 2010
    ..This paper is a report of a study conducted to compare service users', nursing students' and Registered Nurses' evaluations of the usability of a patient education website intended for individuals with severe mental health problems...
  12. doi request reprint Mental health: patients' experiences of patient education during inpatient care
    Heli Hatonen
    Department of Nursing Science Coordinator, Mental Health Promotion, University of Turku, Municipality of Imatra, Hospital District of South Carelia, Finland
    J Clin Nurs 17:752-62. 2008
    ..This study aimed to explore psychiatric patients' experiences of patient education on psychiatric inpatient wards...
  13. doi request reprint Nurses' and physicians' educational needs in seclusion and restraint practices
    Raija Kontio
    University of Turku, Department of Nursing Science, Turku, Finland
    Perspect Psychiatr Care 45:198-207. 2009
    ..This study aimed to explore nurses' (N= 22) and physicians' (N= 5) educational needs in the context of their perceived seclusion and restraint-related mode of action and need for support...
  14. doi request reprint Patient restrictions: are there ethical alternatives to seclusion and restraint?
    Raija Kontio
    University of Turku, Turku, Finland, and Kellokoski Hospital, Tuusula, Finland
    Nurs Ethics 17:65-76. 2010
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