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 Survey: nurses key to improving satisfaction with surgical department
    Robert J Wolosin
    Press Ganey Associates, Inc, South Bend, IN, USA
    Patient Care Manag 18:10-2. 2002
  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 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
  8. ncbi How do perioperative nurses cope with stress?
    Brigid M Gillespie
    Mater Health Services, South Brisbane, Queensland
    Contemp Nurse 16:20-9. 2003
  9. doi 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
  10. doi 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

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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 Survey: nurses key to improving satisfaction with surgical department
    Robert J Wolosin
    Press Ganey Associates, Inc, South Bend, IN, USA
    Patient Care Manag 18:10-2. 2002
  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 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
  8. 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 ..
  9. doi 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...
  10. doi 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...
  11. 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...
  12. ncbi Staff nurses as clinical leaders
    Cecelia Grindel
    Medsurg Nurs 15:193-4. 2006
  13. 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...
  14. doi 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...
  15. 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...
  16. doi Postoperative pain management - the influence of surgical ward nurses
    Kerstin Wickström Ene
    The Sahlgrenska Academy at Gothenburg University, Institute of Health and Care Sciences and Department of Anesthesiology, Sahlgrenska University Hospital, Gothenburg, Sweden
    J Clin Nurs 17:2042-50. 2008
    ..Secondly, to study if pain management and nurses' approaches to this task had improved during a two-year period, including an educational pain treatment program for ward staff...
  17. doi 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...
  18. 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...
  19. 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...
  20. 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...
  21. doi 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...
  22. 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...
  23. 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...
  24. 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...
  25. 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...
  26. 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...
  27. 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...
  28. 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...
  29. 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...
  30. 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...
  31. ncbi Assessment of patient pain in the postoperative context
    Elizabeth Manias
    School of Nursing, University of Melbourne
    West J Nurs Res 26:751-69. 2004
    ..The study identified how nurses' prioritization of work demands created barriers in conducting timely and comprehensive pain assessment decisions...
  32. 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...
  33. 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...
  34. 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...
  35. 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...
  36. 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...
  37. 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...
  38. 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...
  39. 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...
  40. 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...
  41. 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...
  42. 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...
  43. 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
  44. 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...
  45. 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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  46. 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...
  47. 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
  48. 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
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  49. 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...
  50. 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
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  51. 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...
  52. 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...
  53. 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
  54. 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...
  55. 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...
  56. doi 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.
  57. 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-..
  58. 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.
  59. 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...
  60. 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...
  61. 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...
  62. 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...
  63. 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
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  64. 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), ..
  65. 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.
  66. 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...
  67. doi 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.
  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 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...
  70. 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 ..
  71. doi 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...
  72. doi 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. doi 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...
  74. 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 ..
  75. 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 ..
  76. 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 ..
  77. 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...
  78. 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...
  79. 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...
  80. 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...
  81. doi 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 ..
  82. doi 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 ..
  83. doi 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 ..
  84. 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...
  85. 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)...
  86. 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 ..
  87. doi 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 ..
  88. doi 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 ..
  89. doi 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.
  90. doi Preparing for optimal outcomes: a live evacuation exercise
    Karyn Baioni
    Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH, USA
    AORN J 98:71-6. 2013
    ..Lessons learned from the exercise included the need to include surgeons in evacuation plans, the need for improved communication between different perioperative departments, and the need for security personnel to assist in evacuations...
  91. doi Propofol allergy: assessing for patient risks
    Sally G Cochico
    Advocate Lutheran General Hospital, Park Ridge, IL, USA
    AORN J 96:398-405; quiz 406-8. 2012
    ..Obtaining a correct and precise history of allergies, not only to medication but to food, and concise hand-off reporting are essential for patient safety...
  92. doi Surgical count practice variability and the potential for retained surgical items
    Elizabeth Morell Edel
    St Luke s Episcopal Hospital, Houston, Texas, USA
    AORN J 95:228-38. 2012
    ....
  93. doi Driving forces that transformed the care of individuals with cancer from 1900-1940
    Karen Kane McDonnell
    School of Nursing, University of Virginia in Charlottesville, VA, USA
    Oncol Nurs Forum 38:E15-20. 2011
    ..To identify driving forces that established the groundwork for a more dedicated approach to health care for individuals with cancer in the early 20th century...
  94. doi Strategies for preventing distractions and interruptions in the OR
    Gregory J Clark
    Veteran s Affairs Southern Nevada Healthcare System VASNHS, Las Vegas, NV, USA
    AORN J 97:702-7. 2013
    ....
  95. doi Medication errors, routines, and differences between perioperative and non-perioperative nurses
    Linda A Treiber
    Kennesaw State University, Kennesaw, GA, USA
    AORN J 96:285-94. 2012
    ....
  96. ncbi High-output stomas: challenges with a large laparostomy wound
    Rebecca Slater
    St Marks, Harrow
    Br J Nurs 21:S26, S28-33. 2012
    ..A number of strategies to meet the physical and nutritional requirements of these patients are discussed along with the importance of the multidisciplinary team working together to provide holistic care...
  97. doi Perioperating nurses and technicians' perceptions of ergonomic risk factors in the surgical environment
    Ali Sheikhzadeh
    Occupational and Industrial Orthopedic Center, New York University Hospital for Joint Diseases, New York, NY 10014, USA
    Appl Ergon 40:833-9. 2009
    ..Participants suggested simple ergonomic and engineering solutions can be adopted to improve the work environment of PNTs...
  98. ncbi Cross infection and the laryngoscope
    Beverley McNeil
    Br J Perioper Nurs 12:350. 2002
  99. ncbi Obstructive sleep apnea syndrome in ambulatory surgical patients
    Yvonne Mull
    HealthSouth Alaska Ambulatory Surgery Center, Anchorage, USA
    AORN J 76:458-64. 2002
    ..Ambulatory care facilities should have a policy in place to ensure that safe care will be provided to patients for the entire perioperative course...
  100. ncbi Recognized standards and recommended guidelines for the swab, instrument and needle count
    John Beesley
    Br J Perioper Nurs 12:238-9. 2002
  101. ncbi Lines of thought
    Lynne Phillips
    Gloucestershire Royal NHS Trust
    Nurs Stand 16:22. 2002

Research Grants28

  1. NURSING STAFFING, FINANCIAL PERFORMANCE & CARE QUALITY
    Barbara Mark; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..The project has significant policy relevance in terms of better understanding the impact of managed care on cost-quality tradeoffs in the high-intensity, high- cost acute care hospital. ..
  2. 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. ..
  3. Effect of TENS on Knee Osteoarthritis Pain, Hyperalgesia, and Function
    Barbara Rakel; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..This will improve the functional status and independence of older adults suffering from this chronic, painful, limiting condition. ..
  4. Nurse Staffing, Financial Performance, Quality of Care
    Barbara Mark; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ....
  5. Reducing Sedative Exposure in Ventilated ICU Patients
    Linda Chlan; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..abstract_text> ..
  6. Nurse Staffing, Financial Performance, Quality of Care
    Barbara Mark; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ....
  7. 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. ..
  8. Effectiveness of TENS on Hyperalgesia, Pain with Movement, and Function After TKR
    Barbara Rakel; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..By improving functional status, older adults can retain independence and possibly reduce their health care utilization and costs. ..
  9. Reducing Sedative Exposure in Ventilated ICU Patients
    Linda Chlan; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ....
  10. Nurse Staffing, Financial Performance, Quality of Care
    Barbara Mark; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..abstract_text> ..
  11. A Model of Patient and Nursing Administration Outomes
    Barbara Mark; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..abstract_text> ..
  12. 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. ..