Huey Ming Tzeng

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  1. ncbi Height of hospital beds and inpatient falls: a threat to patient safety
    Huey Ming Tzeng
    Division of Nursing Business and Health Systems, School of Nursing, The University of Michigan, 400 North Ingalls, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    J Nurs Adm 37:537-8. 2007
  2. doi Innovation in patient safety: a new task design in reducing patient falls
    Huey Ming Tzeng
    School of Nursing, The University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    J Nurs Care Qual 23:34-42. 2008
  3. doi A crisis: fear toward a possible H5N1 pandemic
    Huey Ming Tzeng
    School of Nursing, Division of Nursing Business and Health Systems, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    J Nurs Care Qual 23:177-83. 2008
  4. doi Understanding the prevalence of inpatient falls associated with toileting in adult acute care settings
    Huey Ming Tzeng
    Division of Nursing Business and Health Systems, School of Nursing, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    J Nurs Care Qual 25:22-30. 2010
  5. ncbi The staff-working height and the designing-regulation height for patient beds as possible causes of patient falls
    Huey Ming Tzeng
    University of Michigan, School of Nursing, Division of Nursing Business and Health Systems, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    Nurs Econ 24:323-7, 279. 2006
  6. ncbi Using family visitors, sitters, or volunteers to prevent inpatient falls
    Huey Ming Tzeng
    Division of Nursing Business and Health Systems, The University of Michigan School of Nursing, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109 0482, USA
    J Nurs Adm 37:329-34. 2007
  7. doi Heights of occupied patient beds: a possible risk factor for inpatient falls
    Huey Ming Tzeng
    The University of Michigan, School of Nursing, Division of Nursing Business and Health Systems, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 0482
    J Clin Nurs 17:1503-9. 2008
  8. ncbi Nurses' fears and professional obligations concerning possible human-to-human avian flu
    Huey Ming Tzeng
    University of Michigan, School of Nursing, Division of Nursing, Business and Health Systems, Ann Arbor 48109 0482, USA
    Nurs Ethics 13:455-70. 2006
  9. doi Adding additional grab bars as a possible strategy for safer hospital stays
    Huey Ming Tzeng
    Division of Nursing Business and Health Systems, The University of Michigan, School of Nursing, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 0482, USA
    Appl Nurs Res 23:45-51. 2010
  10. doi The extrinsic risk factors for inpatient falls in hospital patient rooms
    Huey Ming Tzeng
    Division of Nursing Business and Health Systems, School of Nursing, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    J Nurs Care Qual 23:233-41. 2008

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  1. ncbi Height of hospital beds and inpatient falls: a threat to patient safety
    Huey Ming Tzeng
    Division of Nursing Business and Health Systems, School of Nursing, The University of Michigan, 400 North Ingalls, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    J Nurs Adm 37:537-8. 2007
  2. doi Innovation in patient safety: a new task design in reducing patient falls
    Huey Ming Tzeng
    School of Nursing, The University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    J Nurs Care Qual 23:34-42. 2008
    ..It is assumed that when patients' conditions are comparable, using the prone position is safer. When the prone position is used, if patients lose their balance, they will fall back to the surface of beds...
  3. doi A crisis: fear toward a possible H5N1 pandemic
    Huey Ming Tzeng
    School of Nursing, Division of Nursing Business and Health Systems, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    J Nurs Care Qual 23:177-83. 2008
    ..For students, the perceived possibility of avian flu being a threat to humans contributed to their personal fear. With sufficient, up-to-date information, unnecessary fear, and/or panic can be avoided...
  4. doi Understanding the prevalence of inpatient falls associated with toileting in adult acute care settings
    Huey Ming Tzeng
    Division of Nursing Business and Health Systems, School of Nursing, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    J Nurs Care Qual 25:22-30. 2010
    ..Nurses should focus on safe patient transfers and on using the completed risk assessment and should develop an individualized prevention plan for each patient based on their needs...
  5. ncbi The staff-working height and the designing-regulation height for patient beds as possible causes of patient falls
    Huey Ming Tzeng
    University of Michigan, School of Nursing, Division of Nursing Business and Health Systems, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    Nurs Econ 24:323-7, 279. 2006
    ..Empirical data show the differences among the average height for home beds, staff-working height, and the designing-regulation height for patient beds. This evidence suggests an overlooked cause of patient falls...
  6. ncbi Using family visitors, sitters, or volunteers to prevent inpatient falls
    Huey Ming Tzeng
    Division of Nursing Business and Health Systems, The University of Michigan School of Nursing, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109 0482, USA
    J Nurs Adm 37:329-34. 2007
  7. doi Heights of occupied patient beds: a possible risk factor for inpatient falls
    Huey Ming Tzeng
    The University of Michigan, School of Nursing, Division of Nursing Business and Health Systems, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 0482
    J Clin Nurs 17:1503-9. 2008
    ....
  8. ncbi Nurses' fears and professional obligations concerning possible human-to-human avian flu
    Huey Ming Tzeng
    University of Michigan, School of Nursing, Division of Nursing, Business and Health Systems, Ann Arbor 48109 0482, USA
    Nurs Ethics 13:455-70. 2006
    ..Nurses' fear about an unknown infectious disease, such as the H5N1 influenza virus, could easily be heightened to levels above those occurring during the 2003 severe acute respiratory syndrome outbreak in Taiwan...
  9. doi Adding additional grab bars as a possible strategy for safer hospital stays
    Huey Ming Tzeng
    Division of Nursing Business and Health Systems, The University of Michigan, School of Nursing, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 0482, USA
    Appl Nurs Res 23:45-51. 2010
    ..The optimum grab bar and handrail configurations require further research. Revisions to guidelines for health care facilities related to grab bars and handrails should allow a range that respond to age- and disability-specific needs...
  10. doi The extrinsic risk factors for inpatient falls in hospital patient rooms
    Huey Ming Tzeng
    Division of Nursing Business and Health Systems, School of Nursing, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    J Nurs Care Qual 23:233-41. 2008
    ..An attributional theory of success and failure was adopted, and a proposed typology was used to elicit data, including 3 dimensions as follows: (a) patient room setting and design, (b) hospital equipment, and (c) manpower concerns...
  11. doi Crisis management systems: staff nurses demand more support from their supervisors
    Huey Ming Tzeng
    Division of Nursing Business and Health Systems, School of Nursing, The University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 0482, USA
    Appl Nurs Res 21:131-8. 2008
    ..Crisis management systems include strategic, technical/structural, assessment, public communication, and psychological/cultural aspects...
  12. doi Religious activities of inpatients and their family visitors in Taiwan
    Huey Ming Tzeng
    School of Nursing, Division of Nursing Business and Health Systems, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 5482, USA
    J Holist Nurs 26:98-106. 2008
    ..These activities may be a proxy measure for religious coping with health problems...
  13. doi Relationship between call light use and response time and inpatient falls in acute care settings
    Huey Ming Tzeng
    Division of Nursing Business and Health Systems, School of Nursing, University of Michigan, 400 North Ingalls, Room 4156, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    J Clin Nurs 18:3333-41. 2009
    ..This exploratory study used archived hospital data to determine whether the call light use rate and the average call light response time contribute to the fall and the injurious fall rates in acute care settings...
  14. ncbi Forecasting: Adopting the methodology of support vector machines to nursing research
    Huey Ming Tzeng
    Division of Nursing Business and Health Systems, School of Nursing, The University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 0482, USA
    Worldviews Evid Based Nurs 3:124-8. 2006
  15. ncbi No safety, no quality: synthesis of research on hospital and patient safety (1996-2007)
    Huey Ming Tzeng
    Division of Nursing Business and Health Systems, School of Nursing, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109, USA
    J Nurs Care Qual 22:299-306. 2007
    ..The developed consensus system may help scholars and clinicians identify studies to be done, examine trends in the research on hospital safety, and advance the knowledge in this field...
  16. ncbi Patient falls and open visiting hours: a case study in a Taiwanese medical center
    Huey Ming Tzeng
    Division of Nursing Business and Health Systems, School of Nursing, The University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Mich, USA
    J Nurs Care Qual 22:145-51. 2007
    ..The activities of the accompanying family members/aides when patients fell were analyzed. More than 35% of the family members/aides who were watching patients were ineffective in preventing the falls...
  17. doi Inpatient falls in adult acute care settings: influence of patients' mental status
    Huey Ming Tzeng
    Division of Nursing Business and Health Systems, School of Nursing, The University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA
    J Adv Nurs 66:1741-6. 2010
    ..This paper is a report of a study of fallers' mental status as one of the patient-related intrinsic risk factors for falls...
  18. doi Inpatient falls: the impact of family and personal caregivers
    Huey Ming Tzeng
    Division of Nursing Business and Health Systems, University of Michigan, School of Nursing, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    Appl Nurs Res 22:159-65. 2009
    ..Nurses in Taiwan tend to depend on family members to help provide patient care. Regardless of whether an inpatient has a family member present, frequent bedside nursing visits are important to prevent falls...
  19. doi Family involvement in inpatient care in Taiwan
    Huey Ming Tzeng
    University of Michigan, MI, USA
    Clin Nurs Res 17:297-311. 2008
    ..The family involvement culture in Taiwan may have placed pressure on family members to be present at the bedside and contributed to families' psychological and financial burden...
  20. ncbi Said another way: seeing the nursing profession from a different perspective: nurstry? Why not!
    Huey Ming Tzeng
    Division of Nursing Business and Health Systems, School of Nursing, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    Nurs Forum 42:185-8. 2007
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  21. ncbi Nurses' solutions to prevent inpatient falls in hospital patient rooms
    Huey Ming Tzeng
    University of Michigan, School of Nursing, Division of Nursing Business and Health Systems, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    Nurs Econ 26:179-87. 2008
    ....
  22. doi Perspectives of recently discharged patients on hospital fall-prevention programs
    Huey Ming Tzeng
    Division of Nursing Business and Health Systems, University of Michigan School of Nursing, 400 N Ingalls, Room 4156, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    J Nurs Care Qual 24:42-9. 2009
    ..Practical implications that might lead to fewer falls in the future as the goal of this research are discussed...
  23. pmc Perspectives of staff nurses of the reasons for and the nature of patient-initiated call lights: an exploratory survey study in four USA hospitals
    Huey Ming Tzeng
    The University of Michigan, School of Nursing, Division of Nursing Business and Health Systems, 400 North Ingalls, Room 4156, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    BMC Health Serv Res 10:52. 2010
    ..It also explored differences among hospitals and identified significant predictors of the nature of call light use...
  24. ncbi Predicting nurses' intention to quit with a support vector machine: a new approach to set up an early warning mechanism in human resource management
    Huey Ming Tzeng
    Department of Nursing, I Shou University, Kaohsiung County, Kaohsiung, Taiwan, ROC
    Comput Inform Nurs 22:232-42. 2004
    ..86, while that on the testing data was 10.8, resulting in predictions with 89.2% accuracy. This Support Vector Machine can predict nurses' intention to quit, without asking these nurses whether they have an intention to quit...
  25. ncbi Model testing on the crisis interventions and actions to prevent medical disputes: a Taiwanese nursing perspective
    Huey Ming Tzeng
    Nursing Department, I Shou University, Kaohsiung, Taiwan
    J Clin Nurs 15:554-64. 2006
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  26. ncbi [Analyses of criminal judgments as related to nursing services in the cases of the Supreme Court in Taiwan]
    Huey Ming Tzeng
    School of Nursing, I Shou University, ROC
    Hu Li Za Zhi 51:70-81. 2004
    ..Among them, 7 cases involved nurses and the delivery of nursing services. These 7 cases were analysed, and the findings will be instructive to those interested in lawsuits related to medical disputes...
  27. ncbi Nurses' professional care obligation and their attitudes towards SARS infection control measures in Taiwan during and after the 2003 epidemic
    Huey Ming Tzeng
    Department of Nursing, I Shou University 1, Section 1, Hsueh Chen Road, Ta Hsu Hsiang, Kaohsiung County, Taiwan 815
    Nurs Ethics 11:277-89. 2004
    ..Suggestions and study limitations are discussed...
  28. ncbi Nurses' self-assessment of their nursing competencies, job demands and job performance in the Taiwan hospital system
    Huey Ming Tzeng
    I Shou University, Nursing Department, Taiwan
    Int J Nurs Stud 41:487-96. 2004
    ..These findings may serve as a guide to amend academic nursing courses and on-job training programs as appropriate to place a greater emphasis on the competencies desired for providing high quality of nursing services...
  29. ncbi Roles of nurse aides and family members in acute patient care in Taiwan
    Huey Ming Tzeng
    Department of Nursing, I Shou University, Kaohsiung, Taiwan
    J Nurs Care Qual 19:169-75. 2004
    ..This article examines the roles of nurse aides and family members in providing acute patient care in Taiwan and discusses issues of nursing care quality as related to nurse staffing in acute care hospitals...
  30. ncbi SARS infection control in Taiwan: investigation of nurses' professional obligation
    Huey Ming Tzeng
    Department of Nursing, I Shou University, 1, Section 1, Hsueh Cheng Road, Ta Hsu Hsiang, Kaohsiung County 815, Taiwan, ROC
    Outcomes Manag 7:186-93. 2003
    ..Based on these findings, suggestions and study limitations are discussed...
  31. ncbi Demand for nursing competencies: an exploratory study in Taiwan's hospital system
    Huey Ming Tzeng
    Department of Nursing, I Shou University, No 1 Sec 1 Hsueh Fu Road, Ta Hsu Hsiang, Kaohsiung County, Taiwan 840
    J Clin Nurs 12:509-18. 2003
    ....
  32. ncbi The influence of nurses' working motivation and job satisfaction on intention to quit: an empirical investigation in Taiwan
    Huey Ming Tzeng
    Department of Nursing, I Shou University, No 1, Section 1, Hsueh Chang Road, Ta Hsu Hsiang, Kaohsiung County 840, Taiwan
    Int J Nurs Stud 39:867-78. 2002
    ..Suggestions for future studies and administrative strategies in decreasing nurses' intention to quit were discussed...
  33. ncbi Relationship of nurses' assessment of organizational culture, job satisfaction, and patient satisfaction with nursing care
    Huey Ming Tzeng
    Department of Nursing, I Shou University, Kaohsiung, Taiwan
    Int J Nurs Stud 39:79-84. 2002
    ..Methodological challenges of this study are discussed...
  34. ncbi [Crisis management and medical disputes related to nursing practice]
    Huey Ming Tzeng
    Department of Nursing, I Shou University, ROC
    Hu Li Za Zhi 52:48-55. 2005
    ....
  35. ncbi Promoting a safer practice environment as related to occupational tuberculosis: a nursing care quality issue in Taiwan
    Huey Ming Tzeng
    Department of Nursing, I Shou University, Kaohsiung, Taiwan
    J Nurs Care Qual 20:356-63. 2005
    ..This article also focuses nurses' attention on relevant legislation and hospital policies related to occupational hazards in Taiwan. Suggestions and practice implications are discussed...
  36. ncbi Demands for religious care in the Taiwanese health system
    Huey Ming Tzeng
    I Shou University, Nursing Department, No 1, Section 1, Kaohsiung County, Taiwan
    Nurs Ethics 13:163-79. 2006
    ..A survey of nursing executives showed differences between religious service provision in hospitals with and without a hospice ward. The practical implications for hospital management and nursing practice are discussed...
  37. ncbi Learning to respect a patient's spiritual needs concerning an unknown infectious disease
    Huey Ming Tzeng
    I Shou University, Nursing Department, Ta Shu Hsiang, Kaohsiung, Taiwan
    Nurs Ethics 13:17-28. 2006
    ..Recommendations are given on how to achieve quality holistic nursing care...
  38. ncbi Fighting the SARS epidemic in Taiwan: a nursing perspective
    Huey Ming Tzeng
    Department of Nursing, I Shou University, Kaohsiung, Taiwan
    J Nurs Adm 33:565-7. 2003
  39. ncbi Is H5N1 like a ghost flu that can cause a pandemic in humans?
    Huey Ming Tzeng
    I Shou University, Nursing Department, No 1, Section 1, Kaohsiung County, 815, Taiwan
    Nurs Ethics 13:219-21. 2006
  40. doi What's our philosophy?
    Huey Ming Tzeng
    The University of Michigan, School of Nursing, Division of Nursing Business and Health Systems, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 0482, USA
    J Prof Nurs 24:5-6. 2008
  41. ncbi Patient satisfaction versus quality
    Huey Ming Tzeng
    University of Michigan, School of Nursing, Division of Nursing Business and Health Systems, Ann Arbor 48109 0482, USA
    Nurs Ethics 15:121-4. 2008
  42. doi Effective assessment of use of sitters by nurses in inpatient care settings
    Huey Ming Tzeng
    Division of Nursing Business and Health Systems, School of Nursing, The University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA
    J Adv Nurs 64:176-83. 2008
    ..This paper is a report of the evaluation of the impact of adopting the Patient Attendant Assessment Tool (PAAT) on nurses' requests for sitters, use of restraints, and falls and fall injury rates...
  43. doi Are call light use and response time correlated with inpatient falls and inpatient dissatisfaction?
    Huey Ming Tzeng
    Division of Nursing Business and Health Systems, School of Nursing, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    J Nurs Care Qual 24:232-42. 2009
    ....
  44. ncbi Historical trends in human resource issues of hospital nursing in the past generation
    Huey Ming Tzeng
    University of Michigan, School of Nursing, Division of Nursing Business and Health Systems, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    Nurs Econ 27:19-25. 2009
    ..Content analyses were conducted and a typology of human resource issues was developed. Productivity, work content and flow, and occupational hazards were the three most often reported themes...
  45. doi Integrating quality and safety competencies into undergraduate nursing using student-designed simulation
    Ronald Piscotty
    School of Nursing, Oakland University, Rochester, MI 48309, USA
    J Nurs Educ 50:429-36. 2011
    ..001; safety: p = 0.028) and accelerated (knowledge: p = 0.027; safety: p = 0.03) groups increased significantly. The innovation significantly improved students' self-efficacy and knowledge related to the quality and safety competencies...
  46. doi Glycaemic index knowledge and use among African Americans with type 2 diabetes
    Beverly Waller
    School of Nursing, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA
    J Adv Nurs 67:1102-8. 2011
    ..This exploratory pilot study investigated the extent to which African Americans with type 2 diabetes receive information on the glycaemic index and their knowledge of the index and use of this information...
  47. doi A hospital's adoption of information technology is associated with altered risks of hospital-acquired venous thromboembolism
    Hsou Mei Hu
    University of Michigan Health System, Ann Arbor, 48109 0485, USA
    Am J Med Qual 27:305-12. 2012
    ..An even larger reduction in the odds was found among patients of hospitals that implemented electronic lab orders (OR = 0.627, P < .001). However, the implementation of electronic medication orders did not show such an association...
  48. ncbi Satisfying nurses on job factors they care about: a Taiwanese perspective
    Huey Ming Tzeng
    I Shou University, Kaohsiung County, Taiwan
    J Nurs Adm 32:306-9. 2002
  49. ncbi Developing a predictive model for vertigo using demographic and laboratory data: An evidence-based medicine approach
    Ben Chih Yuan
    Department of Otolaryngology, Kaohsiung Military General Hospital, Kaohsiung, Taiwan
    Acta Otolaryngol 126:20-4. 2006
    ..The approach described in this paper may be helpful in establishing an early-warning, evidence-based mechanism for diagnosing vertigo, which can be utilized in medical education to reduce medical uncertainty...
  50. ncbi Learning the available and supplied religious facilities for inpatient services: an example of Taiwan's hospital environment
    Chang Yi Yin
    Chinese Culture University, Department of History, Taipei, Taiwan
    Nurs Econ 25:167-73. 2007
    ..Approximately 20% of hospitals did provide a room for special ceremonies, often used for rituals after patient death...
  51. ncbi Crisis management policies and programs to prevent nursing-related medical disputes in Taiwanese hospitals
    Huey Ming Tzeng
    I Shou University, Department of Nursing, Kaohsiung, Taiwan
    Nurs Econ 23:239-47, 211. 2005
    ....
  52. ncbi Demand and supply for nursing competencies in Taiwan's hospital industry
    Huey Ming Tzeng
    I Shou University, Nursing Department, Kaohsiung County, Taiwan
    Nurs Econ 21:130-9. 2003
  53. ncbi The relationship between nurses' job satisfaction and inpatient satisfaction: an exploratory study in a Taiwan teaching hospital
    Huey Ming Tzeng
    Department of Nursing I Shou University, Kaohsiung, Taiwan
    J Nurs Care Qual 16:39-49. 2002
    ..The results provide partial support for a linkage between nurses' job satisfaction and inpatient satisfaction with nursing care...