Summary: The field of nursing care concerned with the promotion, maintenance, and restoration of health.
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- Nurses are what nurses do--are you where you want to be?Elizabeth Domino
Orthopedic Specialists of SW Florida, Ft Myers, USA
AORN J 81:187-90, 193-201. 2005b>Nursing performance, or the skills a nurse exhibits in practice, is limited by the extent or level of a nurse's knowledge base; hence, the expression "nurses are what nurses do" probes nurses' levels of satisfaction with their ..
- Clinical decision-making: predictors of patient participation in nursing careJan Florin
Department of Health and Social Sciences, Högskolan Dalarna, Falun, Sweden
J Clin Nurs 17:2935-44. 2008To investigate predictors of patients' preferences for participation in clinical decision-making in inpatient nursing care.
- Primary prevention of cardiovascular disease in nursing practice: focus on children and youth: a scientific statement from the American Heart Association Committee on Atherosclerosis, Hypertension, and Obesity in Youth of the Council on Cardiovascular DisLaura L Hayman
New York University, USA
Circulation 116:344-57. 2007
- Women's views of the cervical smear test: implications for nursing practice--women who have not had a smear testL McKie
Department of Management and Social Sciences, Queen Margaret College, Edinburgh, Scotland
J Adv Nurs 18:972-9. 1993..The implications of those views for nursing practice in primary health care are identified and explored...
- Biomechanical evaluation of nursing tasks in a hospital settingR Jang
Department of Industrial Engineering and Management, Mingchi University of Technology, Taipei, Taiwan, R O C
Ergonomics 50:1835-55. 2007A field study was conducted to investigate spinal kinematics and loading in the nursing profession using objective and subjective measurements of selected nursing tasks observed in a hospital setting...
- Discharge planning as part of daily nursing practiceJanice B Foust
Department of Nursing, University of New Hampshire, Durham, NH 03824, USA
Appl Nurs Res 20:72-7. 2007..A gap between observed and documented discharge planning efforts existed, which poses significant challenges for nurses in many positions...
- A literature review of conflict communication causes, costs, benefits and interventions in nursingRoss Brinkert
Department of Corporate Communication, The Pennsylvania State University, Abington, PA 19001, USA
J Nurs Manag 18:145-56. 2010This paper reviews the literature on conflict communication in nursing in order to prioritize research, theory and interventions that will support nurse managers and staff nurses.
- Addressing nursing shortages in sub-Saharan AfricaSue Campbell
GOAL Uganda, Kampala
Nurs Stand 20:46-50. 2006..This article identifies the reasons for the global shortage of nurses and recommends actions to address the crisis in Africa...
- A literature review on the concept of intimacy in nursingA Williams
School of Health Science, University of Wales Swansea, Singleton Park, Swansea SA2 8PP, UK
J Adv Nurs 33:660-7. 2001This paper explores the concept of intimacy in nursing.
- Directions for the development of nursing knowledgeEileen M Sullivan-Marx
University of Pennsylvania School of Nursing, Philadelphia, USA
Policy Polit Nurs Pract 7:164-8. 2006..b>Nursing science advances have positioned nurses to move forward in the development of science...
- Evaluating the benefits of a clinical ladder for nursing staff: an international reviewJ Buchan
Queen Margaret University College, Department of Management and Social Sciences, Edinburgh, UK
Int J Nurs Stud 36:137-44. 1999This paper reviews the use of clinical ladders for nursing staff and examines the extent to which their claimed benefits have been realised, on the basis of available published research-based evaluation...
- Evidence-based practice in nursing: bridging the gap between research and practiceNoreen Brady
Hirsh Institute for Evidence-Based Practice, Frances Payne Bolton School of Nursing, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio, USA
J Pediatr Health Care 21:53-6. 2007
- The study of nursing documentation complexitiesAree Cheevakasemsook
Adult and Geriatric Nursing Department, Faculty of Nursing, St Louis College, Yannawa, Bangkok, Thailand
Int J Nurs Pract 12:366-74. 2006This study aimed to explore complexities in nursing documentation and related factors...
- Looking back, looking forward: enduring issues in nursing managementAlistair Hewison
J Nurs Manag 16:1-3. 2008
- Palliative care in Parkinson's disease: implications for neuroscience nursingLisette K Bunting-Perry
Parkinson s Disease Research Education and Clinical Center, Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Philadelphia, USA
J Neurosci Nurs 38:106-13. 2006..The PDMC guides the nurse in providing relief from suffering for PD patients and their families, from diagnosis through bereavement, with an emphasis on advance care planning...
- [Nursing iatrogenic events in hospitalized elderly patients]Jussara Carvalho dos Santos
Faculdade de Ciencias Medicas, Universidade Estadual de Campinas, Campinas, SP, Brasil
Rev Esc Enferm USP 43:810-7. 2009The purpose of this cross-sectional quantitative study was to identify iatrogenic nursing events involving elderly patients hospitalized in two nursing wards of a university hospital (Campinas, São Paulo, Brazil)...
- The changing division of labour between nurses and nursing assistants in New BrunswickAnn Rhéaume
École de science infirmière, Faculté des sciences de la santé et des services communautaires, Universite de Moncton, Moncton, New Brunswick, Canada
J Adv Nurs 41:435-43. 2003In 1989, the professional nursing organization that represents nurses in New Brunswick adopted baccalaureate entry to practice in nursing. This decision coincided with a major restructuring of provincial health care...
- How technology solutions can impact nursing retentionJudith Russell
Client Solutions, Bernard Hodes Group Health Care Division, New York, NY, USA
Nurs Econ 26:188-90. 2008..at several large, as well as small, diverse organizations provides a snapshot of technology and its effect on nursing retention...
- Informatics competency and development within the US nursing population workforce: a systematic literature reviewMichael D Hart
Central Arkansas Veterans Healthcare System, North Little Rock, AR 72114, USA
Comput Inform Nurs 26:320-9; quiz 330-1. 2008..systematic review of literature is to identify the current research available for establishing whether the US nursing population (other than recent graduates) has sufficient competency in the use of informatics knowledge and skills ..
- [A closer look at the Mozambique reality: nursing and health]Ana Paula Faustino Gilio
Universidade de Sao Paulo, Escola de Enfermagem, Sao Paulo, SP
Rev Bras Enferm 61:98-102. 2008Identity and memory of Nursing are built through studies on historical, political and social aspects of the profession and its collective organizations searching to strengthening its values...
- Inflammation in aging part 2: implications for the health of older people and recommendations for nursing practiceKatherine J Hunt
School of Health Sciences, University of Southampton, Highfield, Southampton SO17 1BJ, United Kingdom
Biol Res Nurs 11:253-60. 2010..Part 2 of this two-part article provides an overview of the health effects of inflammaging, addressing the extent to which it contributes to the syndromes of frailty and disability with aging...
- Opportunities in preparing global leaders in nursingRita Carty
College of Nursing and Health Science, George Mason University, Fairfax, VA 22030 4444, USA
J Prof Nurs 18:70-7. 2002..has ramifications for the institutional systems providing education as well as on international and American nursing students. To begin understanding the issues presented by international doctoral nursing education, a survey of U...
- Standardized nursing terminologies can transform practiceGail M Keenan
Nursing Informatics Initiative, College of Nursing, University of Illinois, Chicago, USA
J Nurs Adm 38:103-6. 2008
- Changing nursing practice: evaluating the usefulness of a best-practice guideline implementation toolkitMaureen Dobbins
McMaster University, School of Nursing Hamilton, ON
Nurs Leadersh (Tor Ont) 18:34-45. 2005This pilot study describes the evaluation of an 88-page Toolkit that was developed to guide nursing leaders, including advanced practice nurses, managers and steering committees, who were responsible for coordinating implementation of ..
- Validation of "nine equivalents of nursing manpower use score" on an independent data sampleH U Rothen
Department of Anaesthesiology and Intensive Care, University Hospital, Bern, Switzerland
Intensive Care Med 25:606-11. 1999To compare the recently developed "nine equivalents of nursing manpower use score" (NEMS) with the simplified Therapeutic Intervention Scoring System (TISS-28).
- Clinical guidelines in nursing, midwifery and the therapies: a systematic reviewL H Thomas
Centre for Health Services Research, University of Newcastle upon Tyne, Newcastle upon Tyne, England
J Adv Nurs 30:40-50. 1999While nursing, midwifery and professions allied to medicine (PAMs) are increasingly using clinical guidelines to reduce inappropriate variations in practice and ensure higher quality care, there have been no rigorous overviews of their ..
- Effect of clinical guidelines in nursing, midwifery, and the therapies: a systematic review of evaluationsL H Thomas
Centre for Health Services Research, University of Newcastle, Newcastle upon Tyne, UK
Qual Health Care 7:183-91. 1998Although nursing, midwifery, and professions allied to medicine are increasingly using clinical guidelines to reduce inappropriate variations in practice and ensure higher quality care, there have been no rigorous overviews of their ..
- Nursing in LebanonHuda Abu-Saad Huijer
School of Nursing, American University of Beirut, Beirut, Lebanon
Appl Nurs Res 18:63-4. 2005
- The 'greying' of the United Kingdom nursing workforce: implications for employment policy and practiceJ Buchan
Department of Management and Social Sciences, Clerwood Terrace, Queen Margaret College, Edinburgh EH12 8TS, Scotland
J Adv Nurs 30:818-26. 1999..nurses are now reaching their middle years and they are likely to have different requirements and attitudes to nursing work. This paper examines the employment policy and practice of the ageing of the UK nursing population...
- Student impressions of clinical nursingPatricia A Pearcey
School of Nursing, Social Work and Applied Health Studies, University of Hull, Cottingham Road, Hull, HU6 7RX UK
Nurse Educ Today 24:382-7. 2004Informal verbal reports of attitudes of nursing degree students over two years suggested a growing trend of lack of motivation in pursuing a career in nursing upon qualification...
- Innovations in the nursing care of the chronically ill: a literature review from an international perspectiveD Temmink
Researcher, NIVEL, Netherlands Institute of Primary Health Care, Utrecht, The Netherlands
J Adv Nurs 31:1449-58. 2000This literature review focuses on substitution-related innovations in the nursing care of chronic patients in six western industrialized countries...
- The effectiveness of current approaches to workplace stress management in the nursing profession: an evidence based literature reviewC Mimura
Florence Nightingale School of Nursing and Midwifery, King's College London, UK
Occup Environ Med 60:10-5. 2003..Further research is required before clear recommendations for the use of particular interventions for nursing work related stress can be made.
- Cause for concern: nurses' reports of hospital care in five countriesL H Aiken
Leonard Davis Institute of Health Economics, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, USA
LDI Issue Brief 6:1-4. 2001..This Issue Brief highlights a cross-national survey that describes nurses' perceptions of their hospital work environment, and identifies core problems in work design and workforce management in five countries...
- Perceived physical demands and reported musculoskeletal problems in registered nursesAlison M Trinkoff
Department of Behavioral and Community Health, University of Maryland School of Nursing, Baltimore, Maryland 21201, USA
Am J Prev Med 24:270-5. 2003b>Nursing is physically demanding, and nurses have higher rates of musculoskeletal disorders (MSDs) than most other occupational groups...
- Advances in supportive care of patients with cancer and bone metastases: nursing implications of zoledronic acidCathy Maxwell
Clin J Oncol Nurs 7:403-8. 2003The knowledge and training of nursing staff is essential for the safety and comfort of patients receiving i.v. therapies. The use of i.v...
- [Woman and work: the history of life of nursing professionals who are also mothers]Thelma Spindola
Faculdade de Enfermagem, Universidade do Estado do Rio de Janeiro, Brasil
Rev Lat Am Enfermagem 11:593-600. 2003This study focused on the life of women who are both mothers and nursing professionals, applying the method of life history...
- Chinese values, health and nursingY C Chen
Veterans General Hospital, 201, Sec 2, Shih Pai Road, Taipei, Taiwan, Republic of China
J Adv Nurs 36:270-3. 2001..and the concept of health, and to illustrate how these ways have influenced the development of health care and nursing among Chinese in the Republic of China (ROC) and the People's Republic of China (PRC). Scope...
- [Self-reported musculoskeletal symptoms among nursing personnel]Giovana Pimentel Gurgueira
, Universidade Estadual de Campinas, Brazil
Rev Lat Am Enfermagem 11:608-13. 2003The aim of this cross-sectional study was to evaluate musculoskeletal symptoms among female members of the nursing personnel...
- Recognition and management of depression in skilled-nursing and long-term care settings: evolving targets for quality improvementVicki L Boyle
MPRO, Michigan s Quality Improvement Organization, Farmington Hills, Michigan 48335 2611, USA
Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 12:288-95. 2004Depression is a common disorder associated with suffering, morbidity, and mortality in nursing home residents. It is treatable, and improving the quality of treatment can have a major impact.
- An impossible dream? images of nursing held by pre-registration students and their effect on sustaining motivation to become nursesJ Spouse
Work Based Learning, School of Health and Social Welfare, The Open University Walton Hall, Milton Keynes, England
J Adv Nurs 32:730-9. 2000An impossible dream? Images of nursing held by pre-registration students and their effect on sustaining motivation to become nurses Each year approximately 13 000 people enter higher education programmes leading to nurse registration in ..
- The Nursing Terminology Summit Conferences: a case study of successful collaboration for changeJudy Ozbolt
Vanderbilt University, Room 452, Eskind Biomedical Library, 2209 Garland Avenue, Nashville, TN 37232 8340, USA
J Biomed Inform 36:362-74. 2003The Nursing Terminology Summit, a series of invitational conferences and ongoing collaboration, has played both initiating and contributing roles to bring about a second-order change in the development and integration of standards for ..
- Nursing shortages and evidence-based interventions: a case study from ScotlandJ Buchan
Faculty of Social Sciences and Health Care, Queen Margaret University College, Edinburgh, UK
Int Nurs Rev 49:209-18. 2002..The purpose of this article is to provide an overview of the dynamics of the nursing labour market in Scotland and to draw some more general messages from the evidence base on the effectiveness of ..
- Exploring the ability of natural language processing to extract data from nursing narrativesSookyung Hyun
School of Nursing, Columbia University, New York, USA
Comput Inform Nurs 27:215-23; quiz 224-5. 2009..We explored the ability of a NLP system, Medical Language Extraction and Encoding (MedLEE), on nursing narratives. MedLEE extracted 490 concepts from narrative text in a sample of 553 oncology nursing process notes...
- Workforce issues in nursing in Queensland: 2001 and 2004Desley Hegney
Centre for Rural and Remote Area Health, Faculty of Sciences, School of Nursing, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Queensland, Queensland, Australia
J Clin Nurs 15:1521-30. 2006The aim of the study was to identify the factors having an impact upon nursing work and to use the results to inform strategic planning of the Queensland Nurses Union.
- Missed opportunities: nursing insights on end-of-life care for haematology patientsPam McGrath
NH and MRC Senior Research Fellow, International Program for Psycho Social Health Research, Central Queensland University, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
Int J Nurs Pract 12:295-301. 2006..The nursing insights have been gathered through open-ended interviews with a national sample of nurses with extensive ..
- Policy development to support nursing in Australian general practice: an overviewJulie Porritt
Australian General Practice Network, Forrest, ACT, Australia
Contemp Nurse 26:56-64. 2007..Professional groups have also played a key role in advocating for change and supporting new initiatives to enhance and promote community health and wellbeing...
- Factors facilitating and inhibiting evidence-based nursing in IranMohsen Adib-Hajbaghery
Faculty of Nursing, Kashan University of Medical Sciences, Kashan, Iran
J Adv Nurs 58:566-75. 2007This paper is a presentation of a study to clarify the concept of evidence-based nursing and to explore the factors that influence evidence-based nursing by Iranian nurses.
- Pulse on health and nursing in IndiaElizabeth J Abraham
Nurs Health Sci 9:79-81. 2007
- A review of low back pain and musculoskeletal disorders among Italian nursing personnelAntonio Lorusso
Department of Internal Medicine and Public Medicine, University of Bari, Bari, Italy
Ind Health 45:637-44. 2007This review targeted all research previously conducted on the topic of musculoskeletal disorders among Italian nursing personnel, with a particular focus on studies that had examined individual, physical and psychosocial risk factors...
- The fragmented discourse of the 'knowledgeable doer': nursing academics' and nurse managers' perspectives on a master's education for nursesJonathan Drennan
UCD School of Nursing, Midwifery and Health Systems, Health Sciences Centre, University College Dublin, Belfield, Dublin, Ireland
Adv Health Sci Educ Theory Pract 14:173-86. 2009..of the perspectives of two key sets of stakeholders, namely academic education providers, and senior clinical nursing personnel, on masters' education for nurses...
- The DNP. Why now? Several broadscale healthcare factors influenced nursing policy makers to roll out the doctorate of nursing practice degree in the midst of a national shortageJames A Fain
College of Nursing, University of Massachusetts Dartmouth, USA
Nurs Manage 39:34-7. 2008
- A new way to measure nursing: computer timing of nursing time and support of laboring patientsGerrie V Barnett
College of Nursing, Clinical University of Utah, Salt Lake City, USA
Comput Inform Nurs 26:199-206. 2008..of this observational, descriptive study was to use an innovative computerized program to measure simultaneous nursing time and support activities during the first stage of active labor...
- Nursing sensitive quality indicators for nursing home care: international review of literature, policy and practiceSigrid Nakrem
Faculty of Nursing, Sor Tondelag University College, Trondheim, Norway
Int J Nurs Stud 46:848-57. 2009To review nursing sensitive indicators used for nursing home care across seven nations with similar elder care (USA, Australia, Norway, New Zealand, England, Sweden and Denmark), and to evaluate their validity.
- Patient participation in clinical decision-making in nursing: A comparative study of nurses' and patients' perceptionsJan Florin
Department of Health and Social Sciences, Dalarna University, Falun, Sweden
J Clin Nurs 15:1498-508. 2006..and Registered Nurses' perceptions of the patients' preferences for participation in clinical decision-making in nursing care. A further aim was to compare patients' experienced participation with their preferred participatory role.
- The effects of occupational interventions on reduction of musculoskeletal symptoms in the nursing professionE H Bos
University Medical Centre Groningen, Department of Occupational Safety, Health and Environment, P O Box 30001, 9700 RB, Groningen, The Netherlands
Ergonomics 49:706-23. 2006..Training and education combined with an ergonomic intervention were found to be effective...
- Implementing nursing practice guidelines: a complex undertakingLars Wallin
Faculty of Nursing, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Canada
J Wound Ostomy Continence Nurs 32:294-300; discussion 300-1. 2005..An overview of the literature in the field is provided, and the authors' experiences are shared, and a few recommendations are tentatively provided...
- Discourse analysis: theoretical and historical overview and review of papers in the Journal of Advanced Nursing 1996-2004Michael Traynor
Department of Health and Social Sciences, Middlesex University, London, UK
J Adv Nurs 54:62-72. 2006..to offer an overview of different theoretical approaches to discourse analysis and (2) to review papers published in the Journal of Advanced Nursing from 1996-2004 in which discourse analysis is identified as a method of data analysis.
- Toward 2020: visions for nursing setting the stage for the futureMichael Villeneuve
Can Nurse 102:22-3. 2006
- The road less traveled: nursing advocacy at the policy levelShannon M Spenceley
University of Alberta, Edmonton, Canada
Policy Polit Nurs Pract 7:180-94. 2006A frequent observation made about nursing advocacy at the policy level is its absence-or at least its invisibility. Yet there is a persistent belief that nurses will participate in advocacy at the societal level in matters of health...
- Nursing classifications: Home Health Care Classification System (HHCC): an overviewVirginia K Saba
Adjunct Georgetown University, Washington DC, USA
Online J Issues Nurs 7:9. 2002..of the Home Health Care Classification (HHCC) System focusing on its two interrelated taxonomies: HHCC of Nursing Diagnoses and HHCC of Nursing Interventions both of which are classified by 20 Care Components...
- Magnetic resonance imaging of the lumbar spine: findings in female subjects from administrative and nursing professionsPeter Schenk
ETH Zurich, Center for Organisational and Occupational Health Sciences ZOA, Zurich, Switzerland
Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 31:2701-6. 2006..Cross-sectional magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) study...
- Identifying research priorities in nursing and midwifery service delivery and organisation: a scoping studyFiona Ross
Nursing Research Unit, King s College London, James Clerk Maxwell Building, 57 Waterloo Road, London SE1 8WA, UK
Int J Nurs Stud 41:547-58. 2004..Centre Service Delivery and Organisation (NCCSDO) Research and Development (R&D) to identify priorities for nursing and midwifery research funding in England and Wales...
- Meta-synthesis of presence in nursingDeborah Finfgeld-Connett
Sinclair School of Nursing, University of Missouri Columbia, Columbia, Missouri 65211, USA
J Adv Nurs 55:708-14. 2006..This paper reports a meta-synthesis of the concept of presence...
- 'It's a wonderful job'. Interview by Adele WatersBeverly Malone
Nurs Stand 18:12-3. 2004
- Nurses' professional concerns: letters to the editor for 1900-2005Maureen J Anthony
University of Detroit Mercy, McAuley School of Nursing, Detroit, MI 48221 3038, USA
J Prof Nurs 24:96-104. 2008..understanding nurses' professional concerns as voiced through letters to the editor of the American Journal of Nursing from 1900 to 2005. Two issues from each year were randomly selected...
- We're setting the world to rightsCharlotte Alderman
Nurs Stand 19:22-6. 2005..Six nurses from two different generations had a round-table discussion to examine the profession's shortcomings: from poor leadership to lack of communication with patients...
- The state of nursing in the United KingdomDavid R Thompson
J Clin Nurs 14:1039-40. 2005
- Still happy after all of these yearsLucy Gooding
Nurs Stand 19:13-5. 2004
- Nursing's a journey, not a destinationRichard Hader
Nurs Manage 35:4. 2004
- Nursing work force of the future: the administrative perspectiveK Kowalski
Kowalski and Associates, Castle Rock, Colorado, USA
J Perinat Neonatal Nurs 15:8-15. 2001The nursing work force shortage is having a major impact on an industry that is already reeling from major assaults driven by inadequate payment and reimbursement...
- The evolving nurseJane Naish
Nurs Stand 19:13. 2004
- [Guide for planning the career and document the professional competence]Luisa Saiani
Assist Inferm Ric 21:1-58. 2002
- Creating a center for nursing excellenceSally Knos
Carpe Diem Healthcare Group, Denver, Colo 80237, USA
JONAS Healthc Law Ethics Regul 6:44-51; quiz 52-3. 2004A center for nursing excellence provides a structure for organizing professional nursing within an organization. It gives nursing leadership a method of explaining, demonstrating, and showcasing nursing...
- State of the science: intuition in nursing, a generation of studying the phenomenonLynn Rew
University of Texas at Austin School of Nursing, Austin, TX 78701, USA
ANS Adv Nurs Sci 30:E15-25. 2007A systematic review of nursing literature was conducted to determine the state of the science with respect to the use of intuition in nursing practice and nursing education...
- A mission accomplishedBarbara Sibbald
Can Nurse 101:44, 43. 2005
- Changing practice demands...changing educational opportunitiesSusan S Salmond
Orthop Nurs 27:214-5. 2008
- Nurses as clinicians, teachers and researchersTony Butterworth
East Midlands National Health Service Workforce Development Confederation in England
Reflect Nurs Leadersh 28:22-5, 50. 2002
- The future role of nursing in health promotionPatricia A Chiverton
School of Nursing, University of Rochester, 601 Elmwood Avenue, Box SON, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
Am J Health Promot 18:192-4. 2003..can participate in the advancement of health promotion not only to the mainstream but to the forefront of nursing practice...
- Unfolding the theme: preparing tomorrow's nurse leaders: changing the paradigmT Ramesh
Adhiparasakthi Hospital and Research Centre, Melmaruvathur, Tamil Nadu
Nurs J India 96:17-8. 2005
- Comparative trend analysis of characteristics of internationally educated nurses and U.S. educated nurses in the United StatesY Xu
School of Nursing, University of Nevada at Las Vegas, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA
Int Nurs Rev 54:78-84. 2007..This study compares characteristics of internationally educated nurses (IENs) and US educated nurses in the USA and examines trends and implications...
- The nursing shortage and the Nurse Reinvestment ActBurke Beu
Government Affairs Department, USA
AORN J 79:1061-3. 2004
- The nursing shortage in the United States of America: an integrative review of the literatureHeather Janiszewski Goodin
School of Nursing, Capital University, Columbus, OH 43209, USA
J Adv Nurs 43:335-43. 2003The aims of this paper are to review the literature to determine what factors are contributing to the nursing shortage in the United States of America (USA) and discuss possible solutions to this current and future nursing shortage.
- The nursing shortage: whose problem is it anyway?Susan H Davis
Bellarmine University, Louisville, KY, USA
Plast Surg Nurs 22:36-7. 2002
- Nurturing the voice of nursingMarion E Broome
School of Nursing, Indiana University, Indianapolis, IN 46202-5107, USA
Nurs Outlook 54:257-8. 2006
- Carpe diem...yesterday, today, tomorrowHattie Bessent
ABNF J 18:71. 2007
- Maintain professionalism in your daily nursing practiceCamille A Servodidio
Connecticut Breast and Cervical Cancer Early Detection Program, Hartford Hospital Cancer Clinical Research Office, USA
ONS Connect 23:19. 2008
- Appreciative leadership: building customer-driven partnershipsGwen Sherwood
University of North Carolina at Chapter Hill School of Nursing, 27517, USA
J Nurs Adm 36:551-7. 2006....
- WANTED: Courageous CrusadersMelissa A Fitzpatrick
Nurs Manage 33:4. 2002
- Nurse leadership, interprofessionalism and the modernization agendaKatherine C Pollard
Faculty of Health and Social Care, University of the West of England, Bristol
Br J Nurs 14:339-44. 2005..drive to deliver effective health and social care, the Government's modernization agenda focuses on strengthening nursing leadership and developing interprofessional collaboration...
- Directions of nursing in the UK: a reviewSarah Mullaly
Department of Health, London
Clin Med 4:148-50. 2004
- [Hollywood movies and the production of meanings about nurses]Angélica Rambor
Escola de Enfermagem, Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul
Rev Gaucha Enferm 28:52-61. 2007..The following discourse analysis categories were identified: the nurse as the hospital normalizer, the nurse as a subordinate and low-rank professional, the nurse as villain or hero, and nursing as a feminine profession.
- Does nursing get the leadership it deserves?Diane Miller
Nurs Times 98:16. 2002
- Spiritual perspectives of nurses in the United States relevant for education and practiceRoberta Cavendish
Department of Nursing, College of Staten Island City University of New York, USA
West J Nurs Res 26:196-212; discussion 213-21. 2004..methods, Reed's Spiritual Perspective Scale (SPS) was sent to 1,000 members of Sigma Theta Tau International Nursing Honor Society (STTI). Results support Reed's premise that spirituality permeates one's life...
- The extended role of the nurse--opportunity or threat?H Birch
Midland Fertility Services, Centre House, Court Parade, Aldridge, West Midlands WS9 8LT, UK
Hum Fertil (Camb) 4:138-44. 2001b>Nursing practice is undergoing changes that are both exciting and controversial...
- Self-sacrifice, self-transcendence and nurses' professional selfElizabeth J Pask
Thames Valley University, London, UK
Nurs Philos 6:247-54. 2005..Yet an ability to transcend their self in this way remains a necessary aspect of a nurse's professional self, which requires nurture and support through nurse education...
- One vision, one voice: transforming caregiving in nursingLydia R Zager
Center for Nursing Leadership, College of Nursing, University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC, USA
Orthop Nurs 24:130-3. 2005A clear vision is a powerful tool that will transform the future of nursing. Consumers have become more knowledgeable about their healthcare needs and more demanding of quality care and accountability from their healthcare providers...
- The art of caring: invisible and subordinated? A response to Juliet Corbin: 'is caring a lost art in nursing?'Jill Maben
Int J Nurs Stud 45:335-8. 2008
- Drug errors and patient safety: the need for a change in practiceRosemary M Preston
University of Luton, UK
Br J Nurs 13:72-8. 2004..drug errors and public safety have recently been raised in the British national newspapers and professional nursing journals. This literature review considers why nurses may continue to make drug errors in their practice...
- The role of conflict resolution styles on nursing staff morale, burnout, and job satisfaction in long-term careJulian Montoro-Rodriguez
Kent State University, USA
J Aging Health 18:385-406. 2006This study focuses on the ability of nursing staff to interact with residents in a way that affects positively on the nurses' well-being and occupational satisfaction...
- The demise of nursing in the United Kingdom: a warning for medicineLinda Shields
University of Hull, England
J R Soc Med 100:70-4. 2007
- Nurses are getting more and more disillusionedGeorge Castledine
University of Central England, Birmingham
Br J Nurs 12:939. 2003
- Ethnic Specific Midlife Women's Attitudes Toward Physical ActivityEun Ok Im; Fiscal Year: 2007..S., by directing the development of physical activity promotion programs that can serve ethnic minority midlife women through the Internet. ..
- Ethnic Specific Midlife Women's Attitudes Toward Physical ActivityEun Ok Im; Fiscal Year: 2010..S., by directing the development of physical activity promotion programs that can serve ethnic minority midlife women through the Internet. ..
- EMILIE--INTEGRATED INFORMATION FOR COLLABORATIVE CAREJudy Ozbolt; Fiscal Year: 2003....
- A Multiethnic Internet Study on Menopausal SymptomsEun Ok Im; Fiscal Year: 2007....
- Cancer Pain Management-Decision Support Computer ProgramEun Ok Im; Fiscal Year: 2007..so that health care can be planned and provided from patients' own views and perspectives; c) develop a nursing expert system that can effectively guide cancer pain assessment and management in clinical settings; and d) ..
- EVALUATION OF NURSING SENSITIVE PATIENT OUTCOME MEASURESMarion Johnson; Fiscal Year: 2001..renewal application seeks funding for Phase II of a program of research to identify, classify, and evaluate nursing sensitive patient outcome measures...
- Ethnic Specific Midlife Women's Attitudes Toward Physical ActivityEun Ok Im; Fiscal Year: 2009..S., by directing the development of physical activity promotion programs that can serve ethnic minority midlife women through the Internet. ..
- A Computer-Based Parent/Adolescent HIV Communication Intervention for LatinosAntonia Villarruel; Fiscal Year: 2007..This is an important effort in reducing HIV sexual risk for Latino adolescents. ..
- Interactions among Depressive Symptoms and Genetic Influences on Cardiac OutcomesLorraine Frazier; Fiscal Year: 2007..Occurrence of MACE will be followed for 2 years. Data will be analyzed using logistic regression and survival analysis. ..
- Development of a 'Nurse-Friendly' Bedside Test for AspirationNorma A Metheny; Fiscal Year: 2010....
- Effect of a Pain Protocol on Discomfort in DementiaChristine Kovach; Fiscal Year: 2007..characteristics on care received by measuring the interaction of staffing level, turnover level, and nursing home culture on group differences in resident care and resident outcomes...
- Nurse Staffing, Financial Performance, Quality of CareBarbara Mark; Fiscal Year: 2009....
- AUTONOMIC FUNCTION AND POSTTRANSPLANT QUALITY OF LIFEDonna Hathaway; Fiscal Year: 1999....
- A Pilot Trial of Oral Melatonin Supplementation in Breast Cancer SurvivorsEva Schernhammer; Fiscal Year: 2007..This pilot data could lay the groundwork for a large scale trial to assess the chemopreventive potential of melatonin in women, both with and without a personal history of breast cancer. ..
- Reducing HIV Risk among Mexican YouthAntonia Villarruel; Fiscal Year: 2005....
- SEXUAL HEALTH PRACTICES OF HOMELESS ADOLESCENTSDONNA REW; Fiscal Year: 2001..The expected outcomes of the study are the refinement of a theoretical model of sexual health practices that will provide a framework for interventions to reduce the prevalence and incidence of STDs in vulnerable homeless adolescents. ..
- DXA: HEALTH BELIEFS & OSTEOPOROSIS PREVENTION BEHAVIORSCarol Sedlak; Fiscal Year: 2002Prevention of osteoporosis is an important nursing and health care concern...
- ICU CULTURE AND PROBLEMATIC TREATMENT LIMITATION CASESJUDITH BAGGS; Fiscal Year: 2002..With a description of such barriers and facilitators, it will be possible to design interventions to serve patients' interests and be mutually acceptable to patients, families, and health care providers. ..
- Reducing Prehospital Delay Acute Myocardial InfarctionKathleen Dracup; Fiscal Year: 2005..The proposed intervention, if effective, could result in significant improvement in morbidity and mortality of patients with heart disease. ..
- DETECTING ASPIRATION ASSOCIATED WITH TUBE FEEDINGSNorma Metheny; Fiscal Year: 2004..Patients will be recruited from 5 intensive care units at a Level I trauma center. Data collection will occur over a 24-month period and the data will be analyzed by logistic regression and multiple linear regression. ..
- Scientific Misconduct: Role of the Research CoordinatorMarion Broome; Fiscal Year: 2003....
- Rural Hospital Nursing: Environment, Effects and EvidenceRobin Newhouse; Fiscal Year: 2007..b>Nursing care is directly related to quality, and is a basic essential core service for rural hospitals...
- Hospital Unions, Staffing, Wages, and Patient SafetyJoanne Spetz; Fiscal Year: 2009..This study will delve into the "black box" of hospital unionization to learn whether and how unions affect the delivery and quality of care. ..
- Hospital Unions, Staffing, Wages, and Patient SafetyJoanne Spetz; Fiscal Year: 2007..This study will delve into the "black box" of hospital unionization to learn whether and how unions affect the delivery and quality of care. ..