perioperative nursing

Summary

Summary: Nursing care of the surgical patient before, during, and after surgery.

Top Publications

  1. ncbi Quality of care in postoperative pain management: what is realistic in clinical practice?
    Ewa Idvall
    Department of Medicine and Care, Division of Nursing Science, Faculty of Health Sciences, Linkoping, Sweden
    J Nurs Manag 12:162-6. 2004
  2. ncbi Observation of pain assessment and management--the complexities of clinical practice
    Elizabeth Manias
    School of Postgraduate Nursing, Faculty of Medicine, Dentistry and Health Sciences, University of Melbourne, Carlton, Victoria, Australia
    J Clin Nurs 11:724-33. 2002
  3. ncbi Conducting a needs assessment: patient education
    Judy Akin Palmer
    American Society of Plastic Surgery Nurses ASPSN, USA
    Plast Surg Nurs 26:77-86. 2006
  4. ncbi The impact of surgical ward nurses practising respiratory assessment on positive patient outcomes
    Beverley Duff
    Queensland University of Technology, Nurse Educator Surgical Services, Nambour General Hospital, Sunshine Coast, Australia
    Aust J Adv Nurs 24:52-6. 2007
  5. ncbi Nurses' knowledge of inadvertent hypothermia
    Josephine Hegarty
    Catherine McAuley School of Nursing and Midwifery, Brookfield Health Sciences Complex, University College Cork, Ireland
    AORN J 89:701-4, 707-13. 2009
  6. ncbi Research utilization among medical and surgical nurses: a comparison of their self reports and perceptions of barriers and facilitators
    K Parahoo
    School of Health Sciences-Nursing, University of Ulster, Cromore Road, Coleraine, County Londonderry, Northern Ireland BT52 1SA, UK
    J Nurs Manag 9:21-30. 2001
  7. ncbi How do perioperative nurses cope with stress?
    Brigid M Gillespie
    Mater Health Services, South Brisbane, Queensland
    Contemp Nurse 16:20-9. 2003
  8. ncbi From ward-based critical care to educational curriculum 2: a focussed ethnographic case study
    Lee R Cutler
    The Intensive Care Unit, Doncaster and Bassetlaw Hospitals NHS Trust, Doncaster Royal Infirmary, Armthorpe Road, Doncaster
    Intensive Crit Care Nurs 18:280-91. 2002
  9. ncbi Nursing ethics in practice: issues for perioperative nursing
    Marilyn Richardson-Tench
    School of Nursing and Midwifery, Victoria University, St Albans, Australia
    J Perioper Pract 16:138, 140-3. 2006
  10. ncbi Anti-embolism stockings: are they used effectively and correctly?
    Karen Anne Cock
    Tincroft Ward lower GI surgical ward, Royal Cornwall Hospital, Truro, UK
    Br J Nurs 15:S4-12. 2006

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  1. ncbi Quality of care in postoperative pain management: what is realistic in clinical practice?
    Ewa Idvall
    Department of Medicine and Care, Division of Nursing Science, Faculty of Health Sciences, Linkoping, Sweden
    J Nurs Manag 12:162-6. 2004
    ..g. pain assessment and information. This finding highlights the problem of applying evidence-based care in actual clinical practice...
  2. ncbi Observation of pain assessment and management--the complexities of clinical practice
    Elizabeth Manias
    School of Postgraduate Nursing, Faculty of Medicine, Dentistry and Health Sciences, University of Melbourne, Carlton, Victoria, Australia
    J Clin Nurs 11:724-33. 2002
    ..This knowledge may form the basis for developing and evaluating strategic intervention programmes that analyse nurses' management of postoperative pain and, in particular, their administration of opioid analgesics...
  3. ncbi Conducting a needs assessment: patient education
    Judy Akin Palmer
    American Society of Plastic Surgery Nurses ASPSN, USA
    Plast Surg Nurs 26:77-86. 2006
  4. ncbi The impact of surgical ward nurses practising respiratory assessment on positive patient outcomes
    Beverley Duff
    Queensland University of Technology, Nurse Educator Surgical Services, Nambour General Hospital, Sunshine Coast, Australia
    Aust J Adv Nurs 24:52-6. 2007
    ..A literature review to examine the incorporation of respiratory assessment into everyday surgical nursing practice; possible barriers to this; and the relationship to patient outcomes...
  5. ncbi Nurses' knowledge of inadvertent hypothermia
    Josephine Hegarty
    Catherine McAuley School of Nursing and Midwifery, Brookfield Health Sciences Complex, University College Cork, Ireland
    AORN J 89:701-4, 707-13. 2009
    ..Knowing how to recognize and manage inadvertent hypothermia is an important aspect of perioperative nursing. A quantitative, descriptive study was conducted at an annual perioperative nursing conference to evaluate ..
  6. ncbi Research utilization among medical and surgical nurses: a comparison of their self reports and perceptions of barriers and facilitators
    K Parahoo
    School of Health Sciences-Nursing, University of Ulster, Cromore Road, Coleraine, County Londonderry, Northern Ireland BT52 1SA, UK
    J Nurs Manag 9:21-30. 2001
    ..These findings, as well as the need to take research utilization studies further, are discussed...
  7. ncbi How do perioperative nurses cope with stress?
    Brigid M Gillespie
    Mater Health Services, South Brisbane, Queensland
    Contemp Nurse 16:20-9. 2003
    ..b>Perioperative nursing is a major specialization in nursing practice in which there is an increased risk of exposure to traumatic ..
  8. ncbi From ward-based critical care to educational curriculum 2: a focussed ethnographic case study
    Lee R Cutler
    The Intensive Care Unit, Doncaster and Bassetlaw Hospitals NHS Trust, Doncaster Royal Infirmary, Armthorpe Road, Doncaster
    Intensive Crit Care Nurs 18:280-91. 2002
    ....
  9. ncbi Nursing ethics in practice: issues for perioperative nursing
    Marilyn Richardson-Tench
    School of Nursing and Midwifery, Victoria University, St Albans, Australia
    J Perioper Pract 16:138, 140-3. 2006
  10. ncbi Anti-embolism stockings: are they used effectively and correctly?
    Karen Anne Cock
    Tincroft Ward lower GI surgical ward, Royal Cornwall Hospital, Truro, UK
    Br J Nurs 15:S4-12. 2006
    ....
  11. ncbi Translating person-centred care: a case study of preceptor nurses and their teaching practices in acute care areas
    Bridie McCarthy
    Catherine McAuley School of Nursing and Midwifery, University College Cork, Cork, Ireland
    J Clin Nurs 15:629-38. 2006
    ..The research aims to explore how preceptors interpret, operationalize, document and teach person-centred care as they guide students within an acute surgical environment...
  12. ncbi Nursing research journal clubs: bridging the gap between practice and research
    Marianne Luby
    Neonatal ICU, Carolinas Medical Center, Charlotte, NC, USA
    Medsurg Nurs 15:100-2. 2006
  13. ncbi Nursing knowledge and assessment skills in the management of patients receiving analgesia via epidural infusion
    Annette Bird
    Acute Pain Service, Gold Coast Hospital, Queensland, Australia
    J Adv Nurs 40:522-31. 2002
    ....
  14. ncbi Refusing analgesics: using continuous improvement to improve pain management on a surgical ward
    Eloise C J Carr
    Institute of Health and Community Studies, Bournemouth University, Royal London House, Bournemouth, Dorset, UK
    J Clin Nurs 11:743-52. 2002
    ..Continuous improvement methods offer an exciting, feasible, patient-centred approach to improving care...
  15. ncbi Nursing documentation of postoperative pain management
    Ewa Idvall
    Department of Medicine and Care, Division of Nursing Science, Faculty of Health Sciences, Linkoping University, Linköping and Västervik Hospital, Västervik, Sweden
    J Clin Nurs 11:734-42. 2002
    ..The findings indicate that significant flaws existed in nurses' recording of postoperative pain management, of which the nurses were not aware...
  16. ncbi The new grad: a success story
    Katherine B Ardoin
    Nursing Staff Development Specialist, Our Lady of Lourdes Regional Medical Center, Lafayette, Louisiana 70506, USA
    J Nurses Staff Dev 22:129-33. 2006
    ..Second, having an understanding of the significance of the coach-orientee relationship is equally important in ensuring a successful orientation...
  17. ncbi Trauma in patients who are morbidly obese
    Susan Bushard
    Hennepin County Medical Center, Minneapolis, USA
    AORN J 76:585-9. 2002
    ..Some treatments or diagnostic procedures cannot be performed in the average hospital setting on patients who are obese; therefore, perioperative nurses must modify OR routines to provide care...
  18. ncbi Avoiding problems when establishing a student learning experience in perioperative nursing
    Linda M Sigsby
    College of Nursing, University of Florida, Gainesville 32610, USA
    Nurse Educ 28:1-2. 2003
  19. ncbi Pre-operative fasting for elective surgical patients
    Alun Woodhouse
    King Faisal Specialist Hospital and Research Centre, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
    Nurs Stand 20:41-8. 2006
    ..To explore the knowledge, past experience, perceptions and opinions of nurses working in surgical units at a local hospital with regard to pre-operative fasting times...
  20. ncbi Standardized care plans: experiences of nurses in Taiwan
    Ting Ting Lee
    Nursing Department, National Taipei College of Nursing, Taipei, Taiwan
    J Clin Nurs 13:33-40. 2004
    ..Studies have investigated the outcomes or effectiveness of using different types of care plans, but have seldom reported nurses' perceptions of using care plans in daily practice...
  21. ncbi The educational preparation of nursing staff undertaking pre-assessment of surgical patients--a discussion of the issues
    Graham Ormrod
    University of Huddersfield, Queensgate, Huddersfield HD1 3DH, UK
    Nurse Educ Today 24:256-62. 2004
    ..Finally, the implications of these for the development of a strategy for the acquisition and demonstration of knowledge and skills in pre-assessment nursing staff are presented...
  22. ncbi Patients' and nurses' perceptions of quality nursing activities
    Harriet Conley Wichowski
    University of Tennessee at Chattanooga, Chattanooga, USA
    Br J Nurs 12:1122-9. 2003
    ..Clarification may also be useful in helping patients to understand the professional nursing role. In addition, this insight may heighten patient satisfaction with caregiving...
  23. ncbi Predictors of patients' experiences of nursing care in medical-surgical wards
    Muayyad M Ahmad
    Clinical Nursing Department, Faculty of Nursing, University of Jordan, Amman 11942, Jordan
    Int J Nurs Pract 10:235-41. 2004
    ..Identifying factors that enhance patients' experiences of nursing care is crucial as it assists nurses to provide better care...
  24. ncbi The experience of a good day: a phenomenological study to explain a good day as experienced by a newly qualified RN
    Carole Jackson
    Florence Nightingale School of Nursing and Midwifery, Kings College London, James Clarke Maxwell Building, 57 Waterloo Road, London SE1 8WA, UK
    Accid Emerg Nurs 13:110-21. 2005
    ..They need to ensure that all levels of knowledge are addressed before they can carry out care. Additionally, the team dynamics and the way the team work together had a significant effect on the day...
  25. ncbi Nurse-led paediatric pre operative assessment: an equivalence study
    Helen Rushforth
    School of Nursing and Midwifery, University of Southampton
    Paediatr Nurs 18:23-9. 2006
    ..to explore whether nurses can undertake the pre operative assessment of children prior to day case surgery as safely as senior house officers...
  26. ncbi Strategies of pain assessment used by nurses on surgical units
    Hesook Suzie Kim
    College of Nursing, University of Rhode Island, 2 Heathman Road, White Hall, Kingston, RI 02881, USA
    Pain Manag Nurs 6:3-9. 2005
    ..objective phenomenon) and the quality and effectiveness of nurses' assessments of pain and its management in postoperative and other contexts across nursing...
  27. ncbi Nurses' strategies for managing pain in the postoperative setting
    Elizabeth Manias
    School of Nursing, Faculty of Medicine, Dentistry and Health Sciences, University of Melbourne, 723 Swanston Street, Carlton, Victoria 3053, Australia
    Pain Manag Nurs 6:18-29. 2005
    ..This research, which portrays what happens in actual clinical practice, has facilitated the identification of new data that were not evident from other research studies...
  28. ncbi A survey of Chinese nurses' guidance to parents in children's postoperative pain relief
    Hong Gu He
    Department of Nursing Science, University of Kuopio, Finland
    J Clin Nurs 14:1075-82. 2005
    ..The aim of the study was to describe parental guidance provided by Chinese nurses regarding non-pharmacological methods in children's surgical pain relief as well as factors related to this...
  29. ncbi Do trait anxiety and age predict state anxiety of school-age children?
    Ho Cheung William Li
    The Nethersole School of Nursing, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, Hong Kong, China
    J Clin Nurs 14:1083-9. 2005
    ..The aim of this study was to determine whether the trait anxiety scores and age of children could predict their state anxiety scores under stressful and relaxing situations...
  30. ncbi Medical-surgical nurses volunteer to aid tsunami victims
    Michael Yates
    Geneva Foundation, United States Army Institute of Surgical Research, Burn Center, Fort Sam Houston, San Antonio, TX, USA
    Medsurg Nurs 14:331-4. 2005
  31. ncbi A rotational programme for newly qualified surgical nurses
    Gaynor Varden
    General Surgery, Salford Royal Hospitals NHS Trust, Salford
    Nurs Times 102:32-3. 2006
    ..This article evaluates an 18-month surgical rotation programme to maximise experience and enhance recruitment and retention of surgical nurses...
  32. ncbi Comparison of nursing interventions performed by medical-surgical nurses in Korea and the United States
    EunJoo Lee
    College of Nursing, Kyungpook National University, Daegu, Korea
    Int J Nurs Terminol Classif 17:108-17. 2006
    ..To compare the Nursing Interventions Classification (NIC) interventions used in two countries, Korea and the United States...
  33. ncbi Experiences of expert nurses in caring for patients with postoperative pain
    Jennifer Richards
    University of Nevada Reno, Reno, Nevada, USA
    Pain Manag Nurs 8:17-24. 2007
    ..Four themes emerged during the data analysis phase: considering the whole person, the independent art of nursing, accepting what the patient says, and commitment to surgical nursing...
  34. ncbi Issues in the provision of nursing care to people undergoing cardiac surgery who also have type 2 diabetes
    Sally J Wellard
    University of Ballarat, Ballarat, Victoria, Australia
    Int J Nurs Pract 13:222-8. 2007
    ..A 'typical journey' for a person with diabetes undergoing cardiac surgery was identified. The findings support the need to build increased capacity in specialist nurses to support diabetes care as a secondary diagnosis...
  35. ncbi Measuring diagnostic competency and the analysis of factors influencing competency using written case studies
    Tomoko Hasegawa
    Faculty of Medical Sciences, School of Nursing, University of Fukui, Fukui, Japan
    Int J Nurs Terminol Classif 18:93-102. 2007
    ..To measure nurses' diagnostic competencies by using written case studies and to analyze factors influencing these competencies...
  36. ncbi 'I think PCA is great, but . . .'-Surgical nurses' perceptions of patient-controlled analgesia
    Sue King
    Inpatient Pain Management Service, Waikato District Health Board, Hamilton, New Zealand
    Int J Nurs Pract 13:276-83. 2007
    ..The paper outlines and explores these themes and addresses the implications arising from the research for both clinical practice and education...
  37. ncbi Utilizing the Perioperative Nursing Data Set in a surgical setting
    Jennifer J Westendorf
    William Beaumont Hospital, 3601 West Thirteen Mile Road, Royal Oak, MI 48073, USA
    Plast Surg Nurs 27:181-4. 2007
    The Perioperative Nursing Data Set (PNDS) is the standardized nursing language for documentation by perioperative nurses. The usage of this language is the essential framework for documentation standardization in the operating room...
  38. ncbi Assessment, physiological monitoring, and consequences of inadequately treated acute pain
    Colleen J Dunwoody
    UPMC Presbyterian, Pittsburg, PA, USA
    J Perianesth Nurs 23:S15-27. 2008
    ..It is important for nurses to be aware of relevant research and evidence-based guidelines that are available to guide pain assessments and patient-monitoring practices...
  39. ncbi Change process during redesign of a model of nursing practice in a surgical ward
    Brenda Hayman
    Clinical Nursing Research Unit, University of Western Sydney, Sydney, Australia
    J Nurs Manag 16:257-65. 2008
    ..This paper reports a case study of nursing practice model redesign in a surgical ward at a large metropolitan acute care hospital in Sydney, Australia...
  40. ncbi Increasing nurses' knowledge and behavior changes in nonpharmacological pain management for children in China
    Hong Gu He
    Department of Nursing Science, University of Kuopio, Kuopio, Finland
    J Nurs Care Qual 23:170-6. 2008
    ..This study enriches nurses' knowledge in children's pain management and develops evidence for practice by demonstrating the need for hospitals to provide continuous pain education to nurses...
  41. ncbi The lived experience of nursing advocacy
    Robert G Hanks
    The University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, TX, USA
    Nurs Ethics 15:468-77. 2008
    ..The findings increase the body of knowledge surrounding nursing advocacy as practiced by nurses...
  42. ncbi Pain management: evaluating the effectiveness of an educational programme for surgical nursing staff
    Pi Chu Lin
    Taipei Veterans General Hospital, Department of Nursing and National Yang Ming University, Taipei, Taiwan
    J Clin Nurs 17:2032-41. 2008
    ..The purpose of this study was to assess the effectiveness of a pain management education programme in improving the nurses' knowledge about, attitude towards and application of relaxation therapy...
  43. ncbi Impact of language barrier on acute care medical professionals is dependent upon role
    Andrew Bernard
    General Surgery Division, University of Kentucky College of Medicine, Lexington, KY 40536 0293, USA
    J Prof Nurs 22:355-8. 2006
    ..These barriers create a void in health care quality and safety that has effects on health care professionals...
  44. ncbi What is the impact of theoretical knowledge on children's nurses' post-operative pain management practices? An exploratory study
    Alison Twycross
    Faculty of Health and Social Care Sciences, Kingston University, St George s University of London, Grosvenor Wing, St George s Hospital, London, UK
    Nurse Educ Today 27:697-707. 2007
    ..The hypothesis, put forward in other studies, that increasing nurses' theoretical knowledge about pain will improve practices may be overly simplistic...
  45. ncbi Improving care for children requiring surgery and their families
    Joanna Smith
    School of Healthcare, University of Leeds
    Paediatr Nurs 18:30-3. 2006
    ..Policy principles and guidance documents can be used by nurses to influence new ways of working to ensure practices are appropriate for children undergoing surgery...
  46. ncbi Graduated compression stockings: updating practice, improving compliance
    Joan M Hayes
    Medical Surgical Nursing Department, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, TX, USA
    Medsurg Nurs 11:163-6; quiz 167. 2002
    ..The validation of published research findings regarding the use of GCS, and the implementation of practice changes pertinent to medical-surgical nursing are examined...
  47. ncbi Implementation of medical-surgical nurse extern and student nurse aide programs in critical care
    Susan J Dempsey
    Palomar Pomerado Health, Poway, CA 92064, USA
    Crit Care Nurs Q 29:182-7. 2006
    ..Program components are detailed, outcomes discussed, and implications for practice presented...
  48. ncbi Perceived value of certification among certified, noncertified, and administrative perioperative nurses
    Karen R Sechrist
    Berlin Sechrist Associates, 18 Morningstar, Irvine, CA 92603 3745, USA
    J Prof Nurs 22:242-7. 2006
    ..Barriers to certification listed most often related to lack of extrinsic rewards. Certification and health care organizations will need to find ways to provide extrinsic rewards if the goals of certification are to be achieved...
  49. ncbi [Survey of nursing roles in anesthesiology, postoperative recovery care and pain management in Catalonia, Spain: analysis of the current situation]
    J Canet
    Servicio de Anestesiologia, Hospital Universitari Germans Trias i Pujol, Barcelona
    Rev Esp Anestesiol Reanim 53:337-45. 2006
    ..To determine nursing functions in anesthesiology, postoperative recovery care, and pain management in Catalan hospitals and to analyze the roles of nurses in this specialty...
  50. ncbi Evaluation of a nurse consultant's clinical activities and the search for patient outcomes in critical care
    Debra Fairley
    The Leeds Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust, Leeds, UK
    J Clin Nurs 15:1106-14. 2006
    ..To describe the actual clinical activities undertaken by a critical care nurse consultant in an eight-bedded adult surgical high dependency unit within a large NHS Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust...
  51. ncbi Putting education into practice for pre-operative patient assessment
    H Walsgrove
    Poole Hospital NHS Trust
    Nurs Stand 20:35-9. 2006
    ..The education, training and assessment programme that was developed for POA nurses is also discussed. The aim of the programme was to offer an educational framework for nurses at different levels of practice in POA...
  52. ncbi Staff nurses as clinical leaders
    Cecelia Grindel
    Medsurg Nurs 15:193-4. 2006
  53. ncbi Surgical site verification: A through Z
    Debra Dunn
    St Joseph s Wayne Hospital, NJ 07470, USA
    J Perianesth Nurs 21:317-28; quiz 329-31. 2006
    ..The marking of surgical sides and verification of all sites, however, has proven to be a collaborative effort with safe patient outcomes as the shared goal...
  54. ncbi The use of nursing diagnoses in perioperative documentation
    Kristiina Junttila
    Hospital District of Helsinki and Uusimaa, Finland
    Int J Nurs Terminol Classif 21:57-68. 2010
    To clinically validate the nursing diagnoses of the first Finnish version of Perioperative Nursing Data Set (PNDS) by using them in perioperative documentation.
  55. ncbi Mentoring new nurses in stressful times
    Lisa E Young
    The Ottawa Hospital, Ottawa, Ontario
    Can Oper Room Nurs J 27:6-7, 14-5, 28-30. 2009
    ..in Ontario are two key issues driving the need for the recruitment of nurses into the specialty of perioperative nursing. As a result of Canada's aging population and a nationwide nursing shortage, perioperative nurses are over-..
  56. ncbi Comparing patient and nurse perceptions of perioperative care quality
    Tuija Leinonen
    Department of Surgery, Turku University Central Hospital, Turku, Finland
    Appl Nurs Res 16:29-37. 2003
    ..compared surgical patients' (n = 874) and perioperative nurses' (n = 143) perceptions of the quality of perioperative nursing care...
  57. ncbi Developing terminology for documenting perioperative nursing interventions
    Kristiina Junttila
    Helsinki University Central Hospital Jorvi Hospital, Turuntie 150, FIN 02740 Espoo, Finland
    Int J Med Inform 74:461-71. 2005
    To develop terminology for documenting perioperative nursing interventions.
  58. ncbi A people to people nursing experience in Russia
    Karen Knapp
    Mercy Health Partners, Muskegon, MI
    AORN J 90:109-14. 2009
    ..The authors of this article had an opportunity to represent perioperative nursing colleagues in the United States while participating in a People to People trip to Russia and Poland...
  59. ncbi From systems to tissues: a revolution in learning in perioperative education
    Marilyn Richardson-Tench
    School of Nursing and Midwifery, Victoria University of Technology, Australia
    Educ Health (Abingdon) 18:22-31. 2005
    ....
  60. ncbi Preceptorship planning is essential to perioperative nursing retention: matching teaching and learning styles
    Tara Willemsen-McBride
    St Mary s General Hospital, Kitchener, ON
    Can Oper Room Nurs J 28:8, 10-1, 16 passim. 2010
    ..Matching preceptor/preceptee learning styles is one way to enhance job satisfaction levels. This paper revisits the literature on preceptorship and provides suggestions on how to enhance existing orientation programs...
  61. ncbi Clinics in perioperative nursing: Brunei Darussalam
    H R Zakiah
    College of Nursing, Brunei Darussalam
    Semin Perioper Nurs 5:195-8. 1996
    This article gives a brief account of the developments in nursing in general and in perioperative nursing in particular in Brunei Darussalam...
  62. ncbi Initial validation of the perioperative nursing data set in Finland
    Kristiina Junttilla
    University of Turku
    Nurs Diagn 13:41-52. 2002
    To explore the relevance of the Perioperative Nursing Data Set (PNDS) in Finland.
  63. ncbi The perceived value of certification by certified perioperative nurses
    Kathleen B Gaberson
    Department of Nursing Education, Shepherd College, P O Box 3210, Shepherdstown, WV 25443 3210, USA
    Nurs Outlook 51:272-6. 2003
    We conducted this study to determine the perceived value of certification in perioperative nursing. Following development and pilot-testing, we mailed the 18-item Likert-type instrument, the Perceived Value of Certification Tool (PVCT), ..
  64. ncbi Best practices for perioperative nursing care for weight loss surgery patients
    Ann Mulligan
    Department of Nursing, Newton Wellesley Hospital, 2014 Washington Street, Newton, MA 02462, USA
    Obes Res 13:267-73. 2005
    ..To describe the unique nursing responsibilities involved in providing nursing care to severely obese weight loss surgery patients and to develop evidence-based guidelines for safe patient care...
  65. ncbi Validity and reliability of the 'good perioperative nursing care scale' for Turkish patients and nurses
    Yelda Candan Donmez
    Odemis School for Health Sciences, Ege University, Odemis, Izmir, Turkey
    J Clin Nurs 20:166-74. 2011
    To test the validity and reliability of the Turkish version of Good Perioperative Nursing Care Scale for nurses and patients.
  66. ncbi Dimensions of perioperative nursing for a national specialty nomenclature
    S V Kleinbeck
    Research Assistant Professor, University of Kansas School of Nursing, Kansas City, KS 66160 7503, USA
    J Adv Nurs 31:529-35. 2000
    Dimensions of perioperative nursing for a national specialty nomenclature Before nurses can develop a clinical database capable of evaluating quality of care or validating their impact on health or illness, they must describe the basic ..
  67. ncbi The joys of perioperative nursing
    Coleen Ellen Mary Newland
    St Paul s Hospital, Vancouver, BC Canada
    Can Oper Room Nurs J 25:20, 22-3, 25-8, passim. 2007
    When we join perioperative nursing we enter the swinging doors of the operating suite and never leave...
  68. ncbi Family involvement in perioperative nursing of adult patients undergoing emergency surgery
    E Paavilainen
    Department of Nursing Science, University of Tampere, Finland
    J Clin Nurs 10:230-7. 2001
    ..study was to describe how adult patients undergoing emergency surgery experience family centredness in perioperative nursing practice...
  69. ncbi The validation of AORN recommended practices in Finnish perioperative nursing documentation
    Teija Susanna Tiusanen
    Hospital District of Southwest Finland, Paimio
    AORN J 91:236-47. 2010
    In Finland, there are no common guidelines or recommended practices for perioperative documentation. Thus, perioperative nursing documentation varies from one operating department to another...
  70. ncbi The effects of information technology on perioperative nursing
    Paula Sweeney
    Bay Care Health System, Clearwater, FL, USA
    AORN J 92:528-40; quiz 541-3. 2010
    ..When a standardized terminology, such as the Perioperative Nursing Data Set, is incorporated into an EHR, consistent documentation can be shared among systems...
  71. ncbi Why a registered nurse (RN) in the OR? The perioperative registered nurse role--a well kept secret
    Muriel Shewchuk
    Canadian Operating Room Leaders Network CORL
    Can Oper Room Nurs J 25:38-9, 41, 45-6. 2007
    ..of the circulating Registered Nurse is only a brief over view of the detailed and complex world of perioperative nursing. Unveiling the vital, "well kept secret", of the need for a Registered Nurse, circulating at all ..
  72. ncbi Continuity created by nurses in the perioperative dialogue--a literature review
    Lillemor Lindwall
    Department of Caring and Public Health Sciences, Malardalen University, Vasteras, Sweden
    Scand J Caring Sci 23:395-401. 2009
    ..the perioperative dialogue as an organisation model for bringing safe operative practices and caring into perioperative nursing, by creating continuity for both patients and nurses in perioperative praxis and its research...
  73. ncbi [Nursing auxiliaries and technicians and hospital infection control in surgical centers: myths and truths]
    Sônia Regina Melon Kunzle
    Enfermeira do Hospital São Francisco de Ribeirao Preto, SP
    Rev Esc Enferm USP 40:214-20. 2006
    ..We received 72% of adequate answers and 28% of non-adequate, which indicates that perioperative nursing professionals have satisfactory knowledge of hospital infection control...
  74. ncbi Operating room registered nurses internship program. A recruitment and retention strategy
    Alice T Speers
    William Beaumont Hospital Perioperative Services Education, Royal Oak, MI, USA
    J Nurses Staff Dev 18:117-26. 2002
    The acute nursing shortage, particularly in perioperative nursing, was a driving force for the creation of a registered nurse (RN) internship program...
  75. ncbi Endovascular leaks: perioperative nursing implications
    Jacqueline Thompson
    Lenox Hill Hospital, New York, NY, USA
    AORN J 89:839-46; quiz 847-50. 2009
    ..Endoleaks are divided into four categories (ie, I through IV) depending on the site of origin; perioperative nurses must become familiar with treatment options for each type of endoleak...
  76. ncbi Best practice updates for nursing care in weight loss surgery
    Ann T Mulligan
    Department of Nursing, Newton Wellesley Hospital, Newton, Massachusetts, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 17:895-900. 2009
    ..We performed a systematic search of English-language literature on WLS and perioperative nursing, postoperative, anesthesia, and discharge published between April 2004 and May 2007 in MEDLINE, CINHAL and ..
  77. ncbi Hospital explores winning balance in perioperative education
    A T Onstott
    University Hospital, Denver, USA
    AORN J 68:395-9. 1998
    ..there are a number of education models used today that expose bachelor of nursing degree students to perioperative nursing, producing nursing graduates who have the education and experience needed to work in the demanding ..
  78. ncbi Perioperative nursing management of the elderly patient
    Cameron Westhead
    Rockyview General Hospital, Calgary, AB
    Can Oper Room Nurs J 25:34-5, 37-41. 2007
    ..Specific knowledge of the elderly population is the focus of this paper...
  79. ncbi [Evidence based practice: theoretical considerations for its implementation in perioperative nursing]
    Cristina Maria Galvão
    Escola de Enfermagem de Ribeirão Preto, Universidade de Sao Paulo
    Rev Lat Am Enfermagem 10:690-5. 2002
    ..This work aimed at providing elements that will lead to reflections on the scenario concerning perioperative nursing. Accordingly, based on literature, authors have made considerations regarding evidence-based nursing ..
  80. ncbi Leaving the nest and joining the flock: OR residency programs and team mentoring
    Lisa Morgenthaler
    Tacoma General Hospital, Tacoma, WA, USA
    AORN J 88:97-101. 2008
    ..provide an opportunity to use creativity and personal knowledge to educate nurses new to the specialty of perioperative nursing. SURGICAL TEAM MEMBERS can join together to help inexperienced nurses by offering support, providing ..
  81. ncbi Intraoperative progress reports to families of surgical clients: a missed opportunity
    R Puopolo
    Division of Plastic Surgery, Patient Operative Care Unit POCU, The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Ontario
    Can Oper Room Nurs J 17:21-6. 1999
    The wait while a family member or loved one is undergoing surgery is stressful and anxiety-producing. Perioperative nursing contact during this period can result in positive outcomes of decreased anxiety, increased receptivity to ..
  82. ncbi Safe positioning for neurosurgical patients
    Danielle St-Arnaud
    Montreal Neurological Hospital, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Can Oper Room Nurs J 27:7-11, 16, 18-9 passim. 2009
    Positioning the patient for surgery is an important part of perioperative nursing care that should not be underemphasized. The combined factors of time, mechanical pressure, and immobility increase the risk of tissue damage...
  83. ncbi Improving associate degree nursing students' perioperative clinical observation experiences
    Donna L Ricketts
    Associate Nursing Program, Eastern Kentucky University, Richmond, KY, USA
    AORN J 91:383-9. 2010
    For associate degree nursing students at Eastern Kentucky University, Richmond, the perioperative nursing clinical experience typically included a one-day observation of a surgical procedure, with students entering the OR suite after the ..
  84. ncbi Abdominal wall endometrioma: a case report and review of the literature
    Christos Nissotakis
    Department of Surgery, 251 Hellenic Air Force Hospital, Athens, Greece
    AORN J 91:730-42; quiz 743-5. 2010
    ..Treatment options can be medical, but surgical excision is the treatment of choice. Perioperative nursing care includes patient teaching, taking steps to prevent surgical site infection and inadvertent ..
  85. ncbi Registered nurse circulator legislation in Connecticut
    Judith L Goldberg
    Surgical Services, William W Backus Hospital, Norwich, CT, USA
    AORN J 87:808-17. 2008
    ..Communication with state legislators, has made it clear that legislators are in need of education about perioperative nursing and the circulator role.
  86. ncbi [Nursing care in perioperative period in patients with intenstinal stomia exposure]
    Joanna Szewczyk
    Departament of Chest Surgery, General and Oncologic Surgery, University Hospital No 2, Medical University of Łódź
    Pol Merkur Lekarski 26:575-8. 2009
    ..Patients with stomia who were under professional nursing staff supervision achieve full recovery and higher quality of life considerably earlier...
  87. ncbi The role of the advanced scrub practitioner
    Jennifer Al-Hashemi
    Broomfield Hospital, Chelmsford
    J Perioper Pract 17:76-80. 2007
    ..Such changes involve the whole area of advancing roles in perioperative nursing, such as the nurse working as advanced scrub practitioner (ASP) (formally known as first assistant)...
  88. ncbi A water-infusion system with two reservoirs at different levels
    Jee Hyoung Kim
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Samsung Medical Center, Sungkyunkwan University School of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Arthroscopy 18:446-9. 2002
    ..The lower bag serves as a water reservoir, which allows more time for the circulating nurse to complete the task of exchanging the emptied water bag...
  89. ncbi The effect of relaxation techniques and back massage on pain and anxiety in Turkish total hip or knee arthroplasty patients
    Funda Büyükyilmaz
    Florence Nightingale School of Nursing, Istanbul University, Istanbul, Turkey
    Pain Manag Nurs 14:143-54. 2013
    ..After an evaluation of the conclusions, use of these interventions should be implemented by nurses into routine plans of care for patients. ..
  90. ncbi The effects of cooperative learning on students enrolled in a level 1 medical-surgical nursing course
    J Gumbs
    Department of Nursing, Medgar Evers College, City University of New York, 1150 Carroll Street, Brooklyn, NY 11225, USA
    J Cult Divers 8:45-9. 2001
    ..The Classroom Life Instrument questionnaire was used for feedback on the teaching strategy and the Griffin tool was the basis for the pre-test and post-test assessment and implementation of the patient teaching plan...
  91. ncbi Eye protection--urban myth?
    Joan Brocklebank
    Br J Perioper Nurs 12:124-5. 2002
  92. ncbi Patient demographics and learning needs: examination of relationship
    Suzanne Fredericks
    Daphne Cockwell School of Nursing, Ryerson University, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Clin Nurs Res 18:307-22. 2009
    ..Yet such knowledge is essential to develop postoperative educational interventions that are tailored to patients' needs...
  93. ncbi Development and evaluation of the e-learning teaching materials for surgical nursing training
    Yoshimi Matsuda
    Gifu University, Gifu, Japan
    Stud Health Technol Inform 122:811. 2006
    ..However, load of PC became high in these teaching materials to display of two motion pictures simultaneously in one screen, so it would be necessary to produce the teaching materials considered transmission rate...
  94. ncbi Promoting and celebrating perioperative nursing
    Nancy J Girard
    AORN J 84:743-4. 2006
  95. ncbi The maze III surgical procedure
    Beverly Green
    St Thomas Health Services, Nashville, USA
    AORN J 76:134-46; quiz 147-50. 2002
    ....
  96. ncbi [Conflicts and dilemmas of nurses who work in surgical centers of macro-regional hospitals]
    Liliane Espinosa de Mello Norberto Duarte
    Escola de Enfermagem da Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul
    Rev Gaucha Enferm 27:209-18. 2006
    ..They are related to the lack of infrastructure to meet the deman resulting in disrespect and violation of some principles of the deontology code...
  97. ncbi Students in the perioperative learning environment and emotional support
    Heather McCallum
    Theatre Education, Anaesthetic and Theatre Management Office, Top Floor Knowledge Spa, Royal Cornwall Hospital, Truro TR1 3LJ
    J Perioper Pract 23:158-62. 2013
    ..Solutions and strategies for mentors/supervising practitioners supporting the student in the perioperative placement are offered, together with tips for emotional care...
  98. ncbi Scrub skills audit
    Jenny Cuttell
    The Association for Perioperative Practice, Daisy Ayris House, 42 Freemans Way, Harrogate, HG3 1DH
    J Perioper Pract 23:258-61. 2013
    ..The intention was also to develop a local policy and training strategy for advanced roles, benchmarked against professional standards (PCC 2007) and clinical practice audit...
  99. ncbi Performing modified ultrafiltration on pediatric patients
    Lauren Quattro
    Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, USA
    AORN J 76:300-2, 304-5. 2002
    ..This article provides a basic understanding of the MUF technique, how it is performed at Johns Hopkins Hospital, and its positive effects...
  100. ncbi Patient preparation: the physical assessment
    Sandra Barnes
    Greenwich Hospital, Greenwich, CT, USA
    J Perianesth Nurs 17:46-7. 2002
  101. ncbi Perioperative nursing care of the patient undergoing bariatric revision surgery
    Janice A Neil
    East Carolina University, College of Nursing, Greenville, NC, USA
    AORN J 97:210-26; quiz 227-9. 2013
    ..Perioperative nurses must be knowledgeable about how to care for bariatric surgery patients with skill and compassion...

Research Grants7

  1. Improved Methodology: A Factorial Survey Study
    Ruth Ludwick; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..Descriptive statistics, regression, and a repeated measures within subjects ANOVA will be used to analyze the data. ..
  2. A Model of Patient and Nursing Administration Outomes
    Barbara Mark; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..abstract_text> ..
  3. Effect of TENS on Knee Osteoarthritis Pain, Hyperalgesia, and Function
    Barbara Rakel; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..This will improve the functional status and independence of older adults suffering from this chronic, painful, limiting condition. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  4. Reducing Sedative Exposure in Ventilated ICU Patients
    Linda Chlan; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..abstract_text> ..
  5. Nurse Staffing, Financial Performance, Quality of Care
    Barbara Mark; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ....
  6. Effectiveness of TENS on Hyperalgesia, Pain with Movement, and Function After TKR
    Barbara Rakel; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..By improving functional status, older adults can retain independence and possibly reduce their health care utilization and costs. ..