R Spirig

Summary

Affiliation: University of Basel
Country: Switzerland

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint [Developing and establishing an expanded and more comprehensive HIV/AIDS nursing practice]
    R Spirig
    Institut für Pflegewissenschaft, Universitat Basel, Basel, Switzerland
    Pflege 15:293-9. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint Symptom management in HIV/AIDS: advancing the conceptualization
    Rebecca Spirig
    Institute of Nursing Science, University of Basel and the Division of Clinical Nursing Science, University Hospital of Basel, Basel, Switzerland
    ANS Adv Nurs Sci 28:333-44. 2005
  3. ncbi request reprint [HIV/AIDS family care-giving in Switzerland in the context of silence]
    R Spirig
    Institut für Pflegewissenschaft, Basel
    Pflege 14:377-85. 2001
  4. ncbi request reprint Starting or changing therapy - a prospective study exploring antiretroviral decision-making
    J S Fehr
    Division of Infectious Diseases, University Hospital Basel, Petersgraben 4, 4031, Basel, Switzerland
    Infection 33:249-56. 2005
  5. ncbi request reprint [Professional nursing--development and contents of a definition]
    Eilsabeth Spichiger
    Institut für Pflegewissenschaft, Universitat Basel
    Pflege 19:45-51. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint [An evidence based program to support HIV-infected patients suffering from fatigue]
    Miriam Unger
    Medizinische Poliklinik, Universitatsspital, Basel, Schweiz Abteilung für Infektiologie, Universitatsspital, Basel, Schweiz
    Pflege 19:214-22. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint [An evidence-based guideline to support HIV/AIDS patients with alcohol problems]
    Jacqueline Voggensperger
    Abteilung für Infektiologie, Universitatsspital, Basel, Schweiz Medizinische Poliklinik, Universitatsspital, Basel, Schweiz
    Pflege 19:223-33. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint [Rebecca Spirig, "The key to success is in change" (interview by Margrit Bachl)]
    Rebecca Spirig
    Krankenpfl Soins Infirm 99:28-9. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint Comprehensive clinical adherence interventions to enable antiretroviral therapy: a case report
    Dunja Nicca
    Division of Clinical Nursing Science, University Hospital, Basel, Switzerland
    J Assoc Nurses AIDS Care 18:44-53. 2007
  10. ncbi request reprint [Interventions to enhance adherence of patients with HIV on ART: a literature review]
    Sabine Bigler
    Abteilung Klinische Pflegewissenschaft, Universitatsspital Basel, Schweiz
    Pflege 20:268-77. 2007

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Publications33

  1. ncbi request reprint [Developing and establishing an expanded and more comprehensive HIV/AIDS nursing practice]
    R Spirig
    Institut für Pflegewissenschaft, Universitat Basel, Basel, Switzerland
    Pflege 15:293-9. 2002
    ..This ongoing process of learning while establishing advanced nursing practice in HIV/AIDS, enables the nurses to face future changes in health care in a proactive way...
  2. ncbi request reprint Symptom management in HIV/AIDS: advancing the conceptualization
    Rebecca Spirig
    Institute of Nursing Science, University of Basel and the Division of Clinical Nursing Science, University Hospital of Basel, Basel, Switzerland
    ANS Adv Nurs Sci 28:333-44. 2005
    ....
  3. ncbi request reprint [HIV/AIDS family care-giving in Switzerland in the context of silence]
    R Spirig
    Institut für Pflegewissenschaft, Basel
    Pflege 14:377-85. 2001
    ..The results highlight, that it is paramount for nurses to take responsibility and to create programs that will better serve HIV-families...
  4. ncbi request reprint Starting or changing therapy - a prospective study exploring antiretroviral decision-making
    J S Fehr
    Division of Infectious Diseases, University Hospital Basel, Petersgraben 4, 4031, Basel, Switzerland
    Infection 33:249-56. 2005
    ..We aimed at evaluating patients' readiness to start or change antiretroviral therapy (ART)...
  5. ncbi request reprint [Professional nursing--development and contents of a definition]
    Eilsabeth Spichiger
    Institut für Pflegewissenschaft, Universitat Basel
    Pflege 19:45-51. 2006
    ..It is necessary to develop new systems and models of care that meet population needs and have a lasting effect. Nursing education must take these future changes into consideration...
  6. ncbi request reprint [An evidence based program to support HIV-infected patients suffering from fatigue]
    Miriam Unger
    Medizinische Poliklinik, Universitatsspital, Basel, Schweiz Abteilung für Infektiologie, Universitatsspital, Basel, Schweiz
    Pflege 19:214-22. 2006
    ..In this article, relevant literature has been reviewed for the development of an evidence-based program of care for patients living with HIV. Such an approach is perceived to positively affect the outcomes of patients living with HIV...
  7. ncbi request reprint [An evidence-based guideline to support HIV/AIDS patients with alcohol problems]
    Jacqueline Voggensperger
    Abteilung für Infektiologie, Universitatsspital, Basel, Schweiz Medizinische Poliklinik, Universitatsspital, Basel, Schweiz
    Pflege 19:223-33. 2006
    ..In this article, the literature will be reviewed and the guideline introduced, as a basis for nurses and other health care providers to provide evidence-based care for HIV-infected patients who have alcohol-related problems...
  8. ncbi request reprint [Rebecca Spirig, "The key to success is in change" (interview by Margrit Bachl)]
    Rebecca Spirig
    Krankenpfl Soins Infirm 99:28-9. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint Comprehensive clinical adherence interventions to enable antiretroviral therapy: a case report
    Dunja Nicca
    Division of Clinical Nursing Science, University Hospital, Basel, Switzerland
    J Assoc Nurses AIDS Care 18:44-53. 2007
    ....
  10. ncbi request reprint [Interventions to enhance adherence of patients with HIV on ART: a literature review]
    Sabine Bigler
    Abteilung Klinische Pflegewissenschaft, Universitatsspital Basel, Schweiz
    Pflege 20:268-77. 2007
    ..Generalized short-term interventions are easier to be tested by randomized controlled trials. However, for nursing guidelines we suggest long-term programs which are tailored to the patient's needs...
  11. ncbi request reprint In invisibility and isolation: the experience of HIV-affected families in German-speaking Switzerland
    Rebecca Spirig
    Institute of Nursing Science, University of Basel, Switzerland
    Qual Health Res 12:1323-37. 2002
    ..These behaviors were reinforced by the Swiss health care system, which focuses on individuals. Suggestions for interventions are introduced...
  12. ncbi request reprint [Two strong points and eight surrenders]
    Elisabeth Spichiger
    Institut für Pflegewissenschaft der Universität Basel
    Krankenpfl Soins Infirm 97:20-3. 2004
  13. ncbi request reprint [Smoking cessation for HIV infected patients]
    Jacqueline Voggensperger
    Abteilung für Infektiologie, Medizinische Poliklinik, Universitatsspital, Basel, Schweiz
    Pflege 16:283-8. 2003
    ..Practice experiences indicate that the combination of nicotine substitution and counseling in several parts may be a successful interdisciplinary intervention...
  14. pmc Stable partnership and progression to AIDS or death in HIV infected patients receiving highly active antiretroviral therapy: Swiss HIV cohort study
    Jim Young
    Basel Institute for Clinical Epidemiology, University Hospital Basel, Hebelstrasse 10, Basle, CH 4031, Switzerland
    BMJ 328:15. 2004
    ..To explore the association between a stable partnership and clinical outcome in HIV infected patients receiving highly active antiretroviral therapy (HAART)...
  15. doi request reprint [Living with a chronic abdominal wound--the patients' perspective]
    Elisabeth Rüeger-Schaad
    Abteilung Operative Medizin, Universitatsspital Basel, Schweiz
    Pflege 21:262-9. 2008
    ..Teamwork between professionals, patients and primary support persons seems to be an essential condition for the successful healing of an abdominal wound...
  16. ncbi request reprint The Advanced Nursing Practice Team as a model for HIV/AIDS caregiving in Switzerland
    Rebecca Spirig
    Institute of Nursing Science, University of Basel, Switzerland
    J Assoc Nurses AIDS Care 15:47-55. 2004
    ....
  17. ncbi request reprint [The work profile of family caregivers of persons affected by HIV/AIDS]
    Iren Bischofberger
    Weiterbildungszentrum für Gesundheitsberufe WE G, Aarau
    Pflege 17:176-86. 2004
    ..In addition, ordinary family work needs to be noticed and appreciated in symbolic, social, and financial terms. Finally, implications for nursing practice are considered...
  18. ncbi request reprint [Outcomes and experiences of caring for families with children with cleft lip and palate at the Children's Hospital of Zurich]
    Andrea Ullmann-Bremi
    Kinderspital Zurich, Schweiz
    Pflege 17:243-51. 2004
    ..The results emphasize, that the ANP-team projects with family management as core activity empowered the team members and led to an adaptation of nursing practices towards the needs of the families...
  19. ncbi request reprint [A method combination for Advanced Nursing Practice projects]
    Andrea Ullmann-Bremi
    Kinderspital Zurich, Schweiz
    Pflege 17:262-9. 2004
    ..The combination of these different methods allows the ANP nurse to work systematically and flexibly and improves results...
  20. ncbi request reprint ["Advanced Nursing Practice" is worth while!]
    Rebecca Spirig
    Pflege 17:233-6. 2004
  21. doi request reprint [A nurse-led multidisciplinary malnutrition program to assess and treat patients with malnutrition or those at risk of malnutrition]
    Cornelia Bläuer
    Bereich Medizin, Universitatsspital Basel, Schweiz
    Pflege 21:225-34. 2008
    ..It is the aim of this article to report how the programme to recognise and treat malnutrition was developed, implemented, and evaluated...
  22. ncbi request reprint [Permanent improvement in care and investigation]
    Sabine Bigler
    Abteilung Klinische Pflegewissenschaft, Universitatsspital Basel
    Krankenpfl Soins Infirm 101:21-3. 2008
  23. ncbi request reprint [Symptom management in HIV infections]
    Rebecca Spirig
    Klinische Pflegewissenschaft, Universitat Basel, Universitatsspital Basel, Basel
    Krankenpfl Soins Infirm 101:30-1. 2008
  24. ncbi request reprint [Nursing needs leadership]
    Jacqueline S Martin
    Abteilung Klinische Pflegewissenschaft, Universitatsspital Basel
    Krankenpfl Soins Infirm 101:26-7. 2008
  25. ncbi request reprint [Ready for antiretroviral therapy? Therapy decision making experiences of persons living with HIV]
    Dunja Nicca
    Institut für Pflegewissenschaft, Universitat Basel, Schweiz
    Pflege 18:289-98. 2005
    ..Moreover; it is of major importance for health care providers to include patients' experiences and expertise and to allow time for the different dialogues...
  26. ncbi request reprint [Delirium: screening, assessment and diagnosis]
    Wolfgang Hasemann
    Abteilung Klinische Pflegewissenschaft, Universitatsspital Basel, Schweiz
    Pflege 20:191-204. 2007
    ....
  27. ncbi request reprint [Assessment as the basic principal for evidence based nursing practice]
    Rebecca Spirig
    Pflege 20:182-4. 2007
  28. ncbi request reprint [Principles and methods of good practice for the translation process for instruments of nursing research and nursing practice]
    Jacqueline S Martin
    Abteilung Klinische Pflegewissenschaft, Universitatsspital Basel, Schweiz
    Pflege 20:157-63. 2007
    ..The aim of this article is to illustrate the different methods for translation, as well as to present an example and principles of good practice regarding this subject...
  29. ncbi request reprint A smoking cessation programme in HIV-infected individuals: a pilot study
    Luigia Elzi
    Division of Infectious Diseases and Hospital Epidemiology, University Hospital Basel
    Antivir Ther 11:787-95. 2006
    ..Antiretroviral therapy (ART) is a risk factor for cardiovascular disease (CVD) and smoking the most important modifiable cardiovascular risk factor...
  30. ncbi request reprint [Reading nursing Literature in English: new inputs for practicing nurses]
    Waltraut von Klitzing
    Institut für Pflegewissenschaft, Universitat Basel, and Bereich Medizin, Universitatsspital Basel, Germany
    Pflege 20:41-7. 2007
    ..The participants perceived the course as being sophisticated but also effective at demonstrating the use of English-language research literature for one's own nursing practice...
  31. ncbi request reprint Developing a care program to better know the chronically critically ill
    Marie José Roulin
    Nursing Directorate, Medical Intensive Care Unit, University Hospital Geneva, 1211 Geneva 14, Switzerland
    Intensive Crit Care Nurs 22:355-61. 2006
    ..The care of this demanding patient population is beginning to be perceived by nurses as challenging and interesting...
  32. ncbi request reprint [Needs and expectations of Tamil women attending an antenatal care department at a Swiss university hospital]
    Simone Büchi
    Universitäts Frauenklinik Inselspital Bern, Effingerstrasse 102, CH 3010 Bern
    Pflege 19:295-302. 2006
    ..The quality of the relationships to caregivers is viewed as pivotal and seems to influence Tamil women's satisfaction and their motivation to receive prenatal care...
  33. ncbi request reprint Diaries written for ICU patients
    Marie José Roulin
    University Hospitals Geneva, Switzerland
    Qual Health Res 17:893-901. 2007
    ..The third theme describes the expression of feelings as written throughout the text. The last theme refers to the support offered to the patient. The diaries reflect the commitment and care of contributors to the patients' welfare...