nursing

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Summary: The field of nursing care concerned with the promotion, maintenance, and restoration of health.

Top Publications

  1. ncbi Biomechanical evaluation of nursing tasks in a hospital setting
    R Jang
    Department of Industrial Engineering and Management, Mingchi University of Technology, Taipei, Taiwan, R O C
    Ergonomics 50:1835-55. 2007
  2. doi Peer reviewer training and editor support: results from an international survey of nursing peer reviewers
    Margaret Comerford Freda
    Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Montefiore Medical Center, Bronx, NY 10461, USA
    J Prof Nurs 25:101-8. 2009
  3. ncbi Scoping workplace aggression in nursing: findings from an Australian study
    Gerald A Farrell
    School of Nursing and Midwifery, Faculty of Health Sciences, La Trobe University, Victoria, Australia
    J Adv Nurs 55:778-87. 2006
  4. doi Cochrane reviews of educational and self-management interventions to guide nursing practice: a review
    Samantha Coster
    Florence Nightingale School of Nursing and Midwifery, Division of Health and Social Care, King s College, London, UK
    Int J Nurs Stud 46:508-28. 2009
  5. doi Becoming a nurse: a meta-study of early professional socialization and career choice in nursing
    Sheri L Price
    Women s Health, IWK Health Centre, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
    J Adv Nurs 65:11-9. 2009
  6. ncbi Development of a framework for person-centred nursing
    Brendan McCormack
    Professor of Nursing Research Director of Nursing Research and Practice Development, University of Ulster and Royal Hospitals Trust, Belfast, Northern Ireland
    J Adv Nurs 56:472-9. 2006
  7. ncbi Designing an effective evaluation plan: a tool for understanding and planning evaluations for complex nursing contexts
    Kenneth Walsh
    Nursing Research and Development Unit, Waikato District Health Board, Hamilton, New Zealand
    Contemp Nurse 25:136-45. 2007
  8. doi Patient safety: a literature [corrected] review on the impact of nursing empowerment, leadership and collaboration
    A Richardson
    Critical Care, Freeman Hospital, Newcastle upon Tyne Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, Newcastle upon Tyne NE7 7DN, UK
    Int Nurs Rev 57:12-21. 2010
  9. doi Patient satisfaction with nursing care and its relationship with patient characteristics
    Ummu Yildiz Findik
    Edirne Health College, Medical Faculty, Trakya University, Edirne, Turkey
    Nurs Health Sci 12:162-9. 2010
  10. ncbi Patient participation in clinical decision-making in nursing: A comparative study of nurses' and patients' perceptions
    Jan Florin
    Department of Health and Social Sciences, Dalarna University, Falun, Sweden
    J Clin Nurs 15:1498-508. 2006

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  1. ncbi Biomechanical evaluation of nursing tasks in a hospital setting
    R Jang
    Department of Industrial Engineering and Management, Mingchi University of Technology, Taipei, Taiwan, R O C
    Ergonomics 50:1835-55. 2007
    A 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...
  2. doi Peer reviewer training and editor support: results from an international survey of nursing peer reviewers
    Margaret Comerford Freda
    Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Montefiore Medical Center, Bronx, NY 10461, USA
    J Prof Nurs 25:101-8. 2009
    b>Nursing journals depend on the services of peer reviewers for their expertise in research and clinical practice...
  3. ncbi Scoping workplace aggression in nursing: findings from an Australian study
    Gerald A Farrell
    School of Nursing and Midwifery, Faculty of Health Sciences, La Trobe University, Victoria, Australia
    J Adv Nurs 55:778-87. 2006
    ..There is international concern about a perceived rise in occupational violence as a major worldwide public health problem, with associated financial costs...
  4. doi Cochrane reviews of educational and self-management interventions to guide nursing practice: a review
    Samantha Coster
    Florence Nightingale School of Nursing and Midwifery, Division of Health and Social Care, King s College, London, UK
    Int J Nurs Stud 46:508-28. 2009
    ..The burden of chronic disease on healthcare services worldwide is growing and the increased development of educational interventions which help patients to better manage their own conditions is evident internationally...
  5. doi Becoming a nurse: a meta-study of early professional socialization and career choice in nursing
    Sheri L Price
    Women s Health, IWK Health Centre, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
    J Adv Nurs 65:11-9. 2009
    This paper is a report of a meta-study of early professional socialization and career choice in nursing.
  6. ncbi Development of a framework for person-centred nursing
    Brendan McCormack
    Professor of Nursing Research Director of Nursing Research and Practice Development, University of Ulster and Royal Hospitals Trust, Belfast, Northern Ireland
    J Adv Nurs 56:472-9. 2006
    This paper presents the development and content of a person-centred nursing framework.
  7. ncbi Designing an effective evaluation plan: a tool for understanding and planning evaluations for complex nursing contexts
    Kenneth Walsh
    Nursing Research and Development Unit, Waikato District Health Board, Hamilton, New Zealand
    Contemp Nurse 25:136-45. 2007
    With the increasing emphasis on the development of nursing, evidence based practice, practice development and new and extended nursing roles, nurses are faced with the challenge of developing effective evaluation practices in an ..
  8. doi Patient safety: a literature [corrected] review on the impact of nursing empowerment, leadership and collaboration
    A Richardson
    Critical Care, Freeman Hospital, Newcastle upon Tyne Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, Newcastle upon Tyne NE7 7DN, UK
    Int Nurs Rev 57:12-21. 2010
    ..There have been some attempts to look at the links between nursing care and quality outcomes, but relatively little on the connection between nursing and patient safety...
  9. doi Patient satisfaction with nursing care and its relationship with patient characteristics
    Ummu Yildiz Findik
    Edirne Health College, Medical Faculty, Trakya University, Edirne, Turkey
    Nurs Health Sci 12:162-9. 2010
    The aim of this study was to assess patient satisfaction with nursing care and the relationship between patient satisfaction and patient characteristics...
  10. ncbi Patient participation in clinical decision-making in nursing: A comparative study of nurses' and patients' perceptions
    Jan 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.
  11. ncbi What is the impact of advanced primary care nursing roles on patients, nurses and their colleagues? A literature review
    Kate Bonsall
    University of Leeds, Leeds, UK
    Int J Nurs Stud 45:1090-102. 2008
    To review and draw together the existing research evidence to assess the impact of advanced primary care nursing roles, particularly first contact nursing roles, for patients, nurses themselves and their colleagues in order to highlight ..
  12. ncbi Choosing nursing as a career: a qualitative study
    Mary Mooney
    School of Nursing and Midwifery, Trinity College Dublin, 24 D Olier Street, Dublin 2, Ireland
    Nurse Educ Today 28:385-92. 2008
    It is widely accepted that nursing as a career is viewed favourably by society in that it offers job security, mobility and career variety...
  13. doi The nursing profession in Saudi Arabia: an overview
    M Almalki
    College of Health Sciences, University of Jazan, Jazan, Saudi Arabia
    Int Nurs Rev 58:304-11. 2011
    The study aims to provide an overview of the nursing profession in Saudi Arabia, including its history, educational development, workforce and professional practice.
  14. doi The state of the science of emotional intelligence related to nursing leadership: an integrative review
    Kristin Akerjordet
    Department of Health Studies, Faculty of Social Sciences, University of Stavanger, N 4036 Stavanger, Norway
    J Nurs Manag 18:363-82. 2010
    To explore the state of the science of emotional intelligence (EI) related to nursing leadership and its critiques.
  15. ncbi Clinical decision-making: predictors of patient participation in nursing care
    Jan Florin
    Department of Health and Social Sciences, Högskolan Dalarna, Falun, Sweden
    J Clin Nurs 17:2935-44. 2008
    To investigate predictors of patients' preferences for participation in clinical decision-making in inpatient nursing care.
  16. ncbi 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 Dis
    Laura L Hayman
    New York University, USA
    Circulation 116:344-57. 2007
  17. ncbi Clinical guidelines in nursing, midwifery and the therapies: a systematic review
    L H Thomas
    Centre for Health Services Research, University of Newcastle upon Tyne, Newcastle upon Tyne, England
    J Adv Nurs 30:40-50. 1999
    While 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 ..
  18. ncbi Chinese values, health and nursing
    Y 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...
  19. ncbi Service user involvement in nursing, midwifery and health visiting research: a review of evidence and practice
    Elizabeth Smith
    Nursing Research Unit, King s College London, James Clerk Maxwell Building, 57 Waterloo Road, London SE1 8WA, UK
    Int J Nurs Stud 45:298-315. 2008
    ..This paper draws upon findings from a review of the research 'evidence' and current practice on service user involvement in the design and undertaking of nursing, midwifery and health visiting research.
  20. ncbi [Systematic review: a resource that allows for the incorporation of evidence into nursing practice]
    Cristina Maria Galvão
    Escola de Enfermagem de Ribeirão Preto, Universidade de Sao Paulo
    Rev Lat Am Enfermagem 12:549-56. 2004
    ..offer subsidies for reflections with a view to the construction and/or application of systematic reviews in the nursing environment...
  21. ncbi The importance of emancipatory research to contemporary nursing practice
    Jayln Rose
    Department of Nursing and Health Care Practices, Southern Cross University, Lismore, NSW, Australia
    Contemp Nurse 29:8-22. 2008
    When considering the significant changes that continue to transform nursing practice, a focus on evidenced-based practice has clearly placed nursing research at the forefront of professional practice...
  22. doi Radiographers' areas of professional competence related to good nursing care
    Bodil T Andersson
    Department of Health Sciences, Lund University, Lund, Sweden
    Scand J Caring Sci 22:401-9. 2008
    Radiographers' ability and competence is a matter of vital importance for patients. Nursing care is an integral part of the radiographer's work...
  23. doi Future directions for career choice research in nursing: a discussion paper
    Sheri Price
    Lawrence S Bloomberg Faculty of Nursing, University of Toronto, Canada
    Int J Nurs Stud 46:268-76. 2009
    ..emphasis on recruitment and retention of healthcare providers internationally especially within the profession of Nursing, where there is a critical and growing shortage of nurses...
  24. ncbi Opportunities for nursing-dental collaboration: addressing oral health needs among the elderly
    Patricia Coleman
    University of Rochester School of Nursing, NY 14642, USA
    Nurs Outlook 53:33-9. 2005
    ..This article outlines the need for greater attention to oral health care for the elderly in both nursing education and practice, and describes opportunities for effective inter-professional collaboration between ..
  25. doi Power and empowerment in nursing: a fourth theoretical approach
    Caroline Bradbury-Jones
    School of Healthcare Sciences, Bangor University, Wales, UK
    J Adv Nurs 62:258-66. 2008
    This paper is a discussion of the use of poststructuralism as a means of exploring power and empowerment in nursing.
  26. ncbi 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
  27. ncbi Review: evaluating information systems in nursing
    Cristina Oroviogoicoechea
    Clinica Universitaria, Universidad de Navarra, Pamplona, Spain
    J Clin Nurs 17:567-75. 2008
    To review existing nursing research on inpatient hospitals' information technology (IT) systems in order to explore new approaches for evaluation research on nursing informatics to guide further design and implementation of effective IT ..
  28. ncbi Enhancing critical thinking in the preceptorship experience in nursing education
    Florence Myrick
    Faculty of Nursing, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    J Adv Nurs 45:371-80. 2004
    ..This study provides data that could revitalize the preceptor/learner relationship and in turn influence future preceptorship programmes in graduate nursing education.
  29. ncbi Study on the absenteeism of nursing professionals in a psychiatric center in Manaus, Brazil
    Sandra Greice Becker
    School of Nursing, Federal University of Amazonas, Brazil
    Rev Lat Am Enfermagem 16:109-14. 2008
    This quantitative study was performed to research the rate of absenteeism of nursing professionals in a psychiatric center in Manaus, from January/2004 to January/2005, in the Human Resources sector of the institution...
  30. ncbi Planning for change: developing a policy framework for nursing labour markets
    J Buchan
    Faculty of Social Sciences and Health Care, Queen Margaret University College, Edinburgh, UK
    Int Nurs Rev 47:199-206. 2000
    This article examines key aspects of change in European nursing labour markets, and highlights an integrated policy framework intended to improve nurse recruitment, retention and utilization in European health care...
  31. doi When does nursing burnout begin? An investigation of the fatigue experience of Australian nursing students
    Samantha Rella
    School of Psychology, University of South Australia, Adelaide, SA 5073, Australia
    J Nurs Manag 17:886-97. 2009
    Investigation of chronic maladaptive fatigue evolution among a large group of Australian Bachelor of Nursing (BN) degree students.
  32. pmc The impact of out-migration on the nursing workforce in Kenya
    Jessica M Gross
    Emory University Nurses Council of Kenya, Nairobi, Kenya
    Health Serv Res 46:1300-18. 2011
    To examine the impact of out-migration on Kenya's nursing workforce.
  33. ncbi Review of advanced nursing practice: the international literature and developing the generic features
    Stefanos Mantzoukas
    Department of Adult Nursing, Institute of Health and Human Sciences, Thames Valley University, Ealing, London, UK
    J Clin Nurs 16:28-37. 2007
    The aim of this article is to review the nursing literature on the notion of advanced nursing practice (ANP) and consequently provide clarifications on the concept of advanced nurse practitioner by developing its' generic features.
  34. ncbi Issues and challenges in nursing and nursing education in Japan
    Sue Turale
    Nurse Educ Pract 8:1-4. 2008
    In this editorial we discuss the challenges and issues in nursing and nurse education in Japan...
  35. ncbi International perspectives on rural nursing: Australia, Canada, USA
    Angeline Bushy
    University of Central Florida School of Nursing, Daytona Beach, Florida, USA
    Aust J Rural Health 10:104-11. 2002
    This article compares and contrasts nursing practice in rural areas based on selected publications by nurse scholars from Australia, Canada and the USA...
  36. doi Blinding in peer review: the preferences of reviewers for nursing journals
    Judith Gedney Baggs
    Oregon Health and Science University School of Nursing, Portland, Oregon, USA
    J Adv Nurs 64:131-8. 2008
    This paper is a report of a study to assess the beliefs and preferences of reviewers for nursing journals about blinding of authors to reviewers, reviewers to authors, neither or both.
  37. doi Clinical nursing leaders', team members' and service managers' experiences of implementing evidence at a local level
    Alison Kitson
    School of Nursing, University of Adelaide, Australia
    J Nurs Manag 19:542-55. 2011
    To describe the experiences of 14 clinical nursing leaders introducing a knowledge translation (KT) project into one metropolitan acute care hospital in South Australia...
  38. ncbi Is caring a lost art in nursing?
    Juliet Corbin
    Int J Nurs Stud 45:163-5. 2008
  39. ncbi An integrative review of global nursing workforce issues
    Barbara L Nichols
    GGFNS International, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Annu Rev Nurs Res 28:113-32. 2010
    ..The increasing complexity of health care delivery, aging of the population and the nursing workforce, and the escalating global demand for nurses create on-going challenges for policy makers...
  40. ncbi The scholarship related to nursing work environments: where do we go from here?
    Nancy Dendaas
    University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee School of Nursing, Madison, Wis 53713, USA
    ANS Adv Nurs Sci 27:12-20. 2004
    b>Nursing shortages within American hospitals are in part associated with problematic work environments...
  41. ncbi Report cards: relevance for nursing and patient care safety
    L McGillis Hall
    Canadian Institutes of Health Research, Faculty of Nursing, Nursing Effectiveness, Utilization, and Outcomes Research Unit, University of Toronto, Ontario
    Int Nurs Rev 49:168-77. 2002
    ..While it is evident that substantial activity has emerged, the majority of these initiatives excluded nursing, or use a broad indicator for nursing that may not provide meaningful representations of the quality of nursing ..
  42. doi A successful way for performing nutritional nursing assessment in older patients
    Ulrika Söderhamn
    University of Agder, Faculty of Health and Sport, Arendal, Norway
    J Clin Nurs 18:431-9. 2009
    The aim of this study was to obtain increased knowledge and understanding about what can be promoting and facilitating for nurses to perform nutritional nursing assessment in older patients.
  43. doi The relevance of team characteristics and team directed strategies in the implementation of nursing innovations: a literature review
    Gerda Holleman
    P O Box 3135, 3502GC Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Int J Nurs Stud 46:1256-64. 2009
    ..In nursing, strategies often focus on intrinsic motivation, competencies and attitudes of individual nurses while ignoring ..
  44. doi Self-assessment of nursing competencies--validation of the Finnish NCS instrument with Italian nurses
    Marisa Dellai
    Faculty of Medicine and Surgery, University of Verona, Didactic polo of Trento, Italy
    Scand J Caring Sci 23:783-91. 2009
    ..This study reports cultural validation of the Italian version of the Nurse Competence Scale (NCS, English version) by exploring nurses' perceptions of the use of the NCS instrument...
  45. doi Furthering the development of standardized nursing terminology through an ENP-ICNP cross-mapping
    P Wieteck
    ENP Research and Development Group, Bad Emstal Kassel, Germany
    Int Nurs Rev 55:296-304. 2008
    To examine the completeness and validity of the terms used in ENP in describing nursing diagnoses using a cross-mapping to ICNP.
  46. ncbi Syndrome of inappropriate antidiuretic hormone secretion in malignancy: review and implications for nursing management
    Lori A Langfeldt
    Clin J Oncol Nurs 7:425-30. 2003
    ..Beginning signs and symptoms are mild and can be mistakenly attributed to other causes. This article reviews the pathophysiology of SIADH, associated risk factors, signs and symptoms, diagnosis, treatment, and nursing care.
  47. doi The value of participatory action research in clinical nursing practice
    Janet B Glasson
    School of Nursing, College of Health and Science, University of Western Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    Int J Nurs Pract 14:34-9. 2008
    ..PAR has gained popularity in nursing and health-care research, offering a way of developing practice-based knowledge that can improve nursing care...
  48. doi Nursing practice environment: how does one Australian hospital compare with magnet hospitals?
    Sandy Middleton
    Nursing Research Unit, St Vincents and Mater Health, and Professor of Nursing, School of Nursing NSW and ACT, ACU National, North Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Int J Nurs Pract 14:366-72. 2008
    Magnet hospitals are recognized institutions of nursing excellence that provide an environment for the promotion of nursing and high-quality patient care...
  49. doi Transformational leadership in nursing: towards a more critical interpretation
    Marie Hutchinson
    Southern Cross University, Lismore, NSW, Australia
    Nurs Inq 20:11-22. 2013
    ..Over the last two decades, writing and research on nursing leadership has been dominated by one conceptual theory, that of transformational leadership...
  50. ncbi Professional nursing in Iran: an overview of its historical and sociocultural framework
    Alireza Nikbakht Nasrabadi
    School of Nursing and Midwifery, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tohid Square, Tehran 141118, Iran nikbakht2sina tums ac ir
    J Prof Nurs 20:396-402. 2004
    b>Nursing in Iran has progressed from the apprenticeship style of nurse training to the higher education sector, with the baccalaureate degree required for registered nurses...
  51. ncbi A comparison of semantic categories of the ISO reference terminology models for nursing and the MedLEE natural language processing system
    Suzanne Bakken
    School of Nursing, Department of Biomedical Informatics, Columbia University, 630 W 168th Street, Mailbox 6, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Stud Health Technol Inform 107:472-6. 2004
    ..However, there has been little work related to NLP of nursing narratives...
  52. doi The nursing contribution to chronic disease management: a case of public expectation? Qualitative findings from a multiple case study design in England and Wales
    Patricia Mary Wilson
    University of Hertfordshire, UK
    Int J Nurs Stud 49:2-14. 2012
    ..However, there is relatively little known on how patients perceive the changes to service delivery envisaged by chronic care models...
  53. pmc Terminology standards for nursing: collaboration at the summit
    J Ozbolt
    Vanderbilt University, Nashville, Tennessee 37240 0008, USA
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 7:517-22. 2000
    The objective of the 1999 Nursing Vocabulary Summit Conference was to seek consensus on and a common approach to the development of nursing terminology standards for use in information systems.
  54. doi Sleep in adolescence: a review of issues for nursing practice
    Tamara Vallido
    School of Nursing, College of Health and Science, University of Western Sydney, Penrith South DC, NSW, Australia
    J Clin Nurs 18:1819-26. 2009
    The aim of this review was to explore the literature to determine what is known about adolescent sleep, the causes and consequences of disturbed sleep in adolescence and the implications this has for nursing practice.
  55. ncbi Knowledge, attitudes and intention of high school students towards the nursing profession in Riyadh city, Saudi Arabia
    Badran A Al-Omar
    Department of Public Administration, College of Administrative Sciences, King Saud University, PO Box 2459, Riyadh 11451, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
    Saudi Med J 25:150-5. 2004
    To determine the knowledge, attitudes, and intention among the Saudi high school students towards the nursing profession. In addition, the study aims to identify students' perception of causes preventing them to become nurses...
  56. doi Bringing back the basics of nursing: defining patient care essentials
    Teri Britt Pipe
    College of Nursing and Health Innovation, Arizona State University, Phoenix, AZ 85004, USA
    Nurs Adm Q 36:225-33. 2012
    b>Nursing leadership involves creating and sustaining a professional environment where nurses can perform at the highest levels of their preparation and expertise...
  57. ncbi Cross-mapping the ICNP with NANDA, HHCC, Omaha System and NIC for unified nursing language system development. International Classification for Nursing Practice. International Council of Nurses. North American Nursing Diagnosis Association. Home Health Ca
    S Hyun
    College of Nursing Seoul National University, Korea
    Int Nurs Rev 49:99-110. 2002
    b>Nursing language plays an important role in describing and defining nursing phenomena and nursing actions. There are numerous vocabularies describing nursing diagnoses, interventions and outcomes in nursing...
  58. ncbi Promoting nursing as a career choice
    Jennifer L Hoke
    California Department of Health Services, San Bernadino, CA, USA
    Nurs Econ 24:94-100, 55. 2006
    Fewer young people are considering nursing as a career. This project was designed to present nursing as a viable career option to middle school students...
  59. doi Nursing and information and communication technology (ICT): a discussion of trends and future directions
    Alison While
    King s College London, Florence Nightingale School of Nursing and Midwifery, London, United Kingdom
    Int J Nurs Stud 48:1302-10. 2011
    ..The paper examines the interface of ICT and nursing practice and highlights the limited evidence relating to the nursing contribution within telehealth particularly ..
  60. ncbi [Nursing classification: cross-mapping between focus axis terms]
    Romana Reis da Silva
    Pós Graduação em Tecnologia da Saúde, Pontifícia Universitária Católica do Paraná, Curitiba, PR
    Rev Bras Enferm 61:835-40. 2008
    ..There were difficulties from the process of Brazilian translating and publishing of ICNP 1.0 and the absence of some concepts in terms of CIPESC. This work will trigger the validation process for non equivalent terms...
  61. doi The Italian economic crisis and its impact on nursing services and education: hard and challenging times
    Guido Bortoluzzi
    University of Trieste, Trieste, Italy
    J Nurs Manag 18:515-9. 2010
    ..in this commentary: the 'macro' level, which corresponds to policy(ies); the 'meso' level, which corresponds to nursing services and nursing education; and the 'micro' level, which deals with clinical practice and education, where ..
  62. doi Construct validity and reliability of the Practice Environment Scale of the Nursing Work Index for Queensland nurses
    Deborah Parker
    University of Queensland BlueCare Research and Practice Development Centre, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
    Int J Nurs Pract 16:352-8. 2010
    This article reports on construct validity and reliability of 30 items of the Practice Environment Scale of the Nursing Work Index (PES-NWI)...
  63. ncbi Troubling distinctions: a semiotics of the nursing/technology relationship
    M Sandelowski
    School of Nursing, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill 27599, USA
    Nurs Inq 6:198-207. 1999
    ..the discursive practices that have served conceptually and ontologically to trouble the boundaries between nursing and technology: between nurse/human/subject and machine/non-human/object...
  64. pmc Structural validation of nursing terminologies
    N R Hardiker
    University of Salford, Greater Manchester, United Kingdom
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 8:212-21. 2001
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  65. ncbi Addressing nursing shortages in sub-Saharan Africa
    Sue 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...
  66. ncbi The study of nursing documentation complexities
    Aree Cheevakasemsook
    Adult and Geriatric Nursing Department, Faculty of Nursing, St Louis College, Yannawa, Bangkok, Thailand
    Int J Nurs Pract 12:366-74. 2006
    This study aimed to explore complexities in nursing documentation and related factors...
  67. ncbi The changing division of labour between nurses and nursing assistants in New Brunswick
    Ann 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. 2003
    In 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...
  68. ncbi Palliative care in Parkinson's disease: implications for neuroscience nursing
    Lisette 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...
  69. ncbi Directions for the development of nursing knowledge
    Eileen 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...
  70. ncbi Opportunities in preparing global leaders in nursing
    Rita 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...
  71. ncbi A literature review on the concept of intimacy in nursing
    A Williams
    School of Health Science, University of Wales Swansea, Singleton Park, Swansea SA2 8PP, UK
    J Adv Nurs 33:660-7. 2001
    This paper explores the concept of intimacy in nursing.
  72. doi Informatics competency and development within the US nursing population workforce: a systematic literature review
    Michael 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 ..
  73. ncbi [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. 2008
    Identity 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...
  74. doi Standardized nursing terminologies can transform practice
    Gail M Keenan
    Nursing Informatics Initiative, College of Nursing, University of Illinois, Chicago, USA
    J Nurs Adm 38:103-6. 2008
  75. doi Looking back, looking forward: enduring issues in nursing management
    Alistair Hewison
    J Nurs Manag 16:1-3. 2008
  76. ncbi Women's views of the cervical smear test: implications for nursing practice--women who have not had a smear test
    L 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...
  77. ncbi Evaluating the benefits of a clinical ladder for nursing staff: an international review
    J Buchan
    Queen Margaret University College, Department of Management and Social Sciences, Edinburgh, UK
    Int J Nurs Stud 36:137-44. 1999
    This 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...
  78. ncbi [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. 2009
    The 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)...
  79. ncbi Evidence-based practice in nursing: bridging the gap between research and practice
    Noreen 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
  80. doi A literature review of conflict communication causes, costs, benefits and interventions in nursing
    Ross Brinkert
    Department of Corporate Communication, The Pennsylvania State University, Abington, PA 19001, USA
    J Nurs Manag 18:145-56. 2010
    This 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.
  81. doi Inflammation in aging part 2: implications for the health of older people and recommendations for nursing practice
    Katherine 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...
  82. ncbi How technology solutions can impact nursing retention
    Judith 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...
  83. ncbi Discharge planning as part of daily nursing practice
    Janice 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...
  84. ncbi Missed opportunities: nursing insights on end-of-life care for haematology patients
    Pam 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 ..
  85. ncbi 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 shortage
    James A Fain
    College of Nursing, University of Massachusetts Dartmouth, USA
    Nurs Manage 39:34-7. 2008
  86. ncbi [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. 2003
    This study focused on the life of women who are both mothers and nursing professionals, applying the method of life history...
  87. ncbi Student impressions of clinical nursing
    Patricia 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. 2004
    Informal 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...
  88. ncbi The effects of occupational interventions on reduction of musculoskeletal symptoms in the nursing profession
    E 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...
  89. ncbi [Self-reported musculoskeletal symptoms among nursing personnel]
    Giovana Pimentel Gurgueira
    Faculdade de Ciencias Medicas, Universidade Estadual de Campinas, Brazil
    Rev Lat Am Enfermagem 11:608-13. 2003
    The aim of this cross-sectional study was to evaluate musculoskeletal symptoms among female members of the nursing personnel...
  90. ncbi Recognition and management of depression in skilled-nursing and long-term care settings: evolving targets for quality improvement
    Vicki L Boyle
    MPRO, Michigan s Quality Improvement Organization, Farmington Hills, Michigan 48335 2611, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 12:288-95. 2004
    Depression 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.
  91. doi Exploring the ability of natural language processing to extract data from nursing narratives
    Sookyung 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...
  92. doi Nursing sensitive quality indicators for nursing home care: international review of literature, policy and practice
    Sigrid Nakrem
    Faculty of Nursing, Sor Tondelag University College, Trondheim, Norway
    Int J Nurs Stud 46:848-57. 2009
    To 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.
  93. ncbi Nursing in Lebanon
    Huda Abu-Saad Huijer
    School of Nursing, American University of Beirut, Beirut, Lebanon
    Appl Nurs Res 18:63-4. 2005
  94. ncbi Factors facilitating and inhibiting evidence-based nursing in Iran
    Mohsen Adib-Hajbaghery
    Faculty of Nursing, Kashan University of Medical Sciences, Kashan, Iran
    J Adv Nurs 58:566-75. 2007
    This 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.
  95. ncbi Workforce issues in nursing in Queensland: 2001 and 2004
    Desley 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. 2006
    The 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.
  96. ncbi Pulse on health and nursing in India
    Elizabeth J Abraham
    Nurs Health Sci 9:79-81. 2007
  97. ncbi The road less traveled: nursing advocacy at the policy level
    Shannon M Spenceley
    University of Alberta, Edmonton, Canada
    Policy Polit Nurs Pract 7:180-94. 2006
    A 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...
  98. ncbi Policy development to support nursing in Australian general practice: an overview
    Julie 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...
  99. ncbi A review of low back pain and musculoskeletal disorders among Italian nursing personnel
    Antonio Lorusso
    Department of Internal Medicine and Public Medicine, University of Bari, Bari, Italy
    Ind Health 45:637-44. 2007
    This 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...
  100. ncbi Toward 2020: visions for nursing setting the stage for the future
    Michael Villeneuve
    Can Nurse 102:22-3. 2006
  101. doi The fragmented discourse of the 'knowledgeable doer': nursing academics' and nurse managers' perspectives on a master's education for nurses
    Jonathan 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...

Research Grants68

  1. Ethnic Specific Midlife Women's Attitudes Toward Physical Activity
    Eun 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. ..
  2. Ethnic Specific Midlife Women's Attitudes Toward Physical Activity
    Eun 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. ..
  3. EMILIE--INTEGRATED INFORMATION FOR COLLABORATIVE CARE
    Judy Ozbolt; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ....
  4. A Multiethnic Internet Study on Menopausal Symptoms
    Eun Ok Im; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ....
  5. Cancer Pain Management-Decision Support Computer Program
    Eun 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) ..
  6. EVALUATION OF NURSING SENSITIVE PATIENT OUTCOME MEASURES
    Marion 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...
  7. Ethnic Specific Midlife Women's Attitudes Toward Physical Activity
    Eun 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. ..
  8. A Computer-Based Parent/Adolescent HIV Communication Intervention for Latinos
    Antonia Villarruel; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..This is an important effort in reducing HIV sexual risk for Latino adolescents. ..
  9. Interactions among Depressive Symptoms and Genetic Influences on Cardiac Outcomes
    Lorraine Frazier; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Occurrence of MACE will be followed for 2 years. Data will be analyzed using logistic regression and survival analysis. ..
  10. Development of a 'Nurse-Friendly' Bedside Test for Aspiration
    Norma A Metheny; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ....
  11. Effect of a Pain Protocol on Discomfort in Dementia
    Christine 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...
  12. Nurse Staffing, Financial Performance, Quality of Care
    Barbara Mark; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ....
  13. AUTONOMIC FUNCTION AND POSTTRANSPLANT QUALITY OF LIFE
    Donna Hathaway; Fiscal Year: 1999
    ....
  14. A Pilot Trial of Oral Melatonin Supplementation in Breast Cancer Survivors
    Eva 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. ..
  15. Reducing HIV Risk among Mexican Youth
    Antonia Villarruel; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ....
  16. SEXUAL HEALTH PRACTICES OF HOMELESS ADOLESCENTS
    DONNA 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. ..
  17. DXA: HEALTH BELIEFS & OSTEOPOROSIS PREVENTION BEHAVIORS
    Carol Sedlak; Fiscal Year: 2002
    Prevention of osteoporosis is an important nursing and health care concern...
  18. ICU CULTURE AND PROBLEMATIC TREATMENT LIMITATION CASES
    JUDITH 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. ..
  19. Reducing Prehospital Delay Acute Myocardial Infarction
    Kathleen Dracup; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..The proposed intervention, if effective, could result in significant improvement in morbidity and mortality of patients with heart disease. ..
  20. DETECTING ASPIRATION ASSOCIATED WITH TUBE FEEDINGS
    Norma 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. ..
  21. Scientific Misconduct: Role of the Research Coordinator
    Marion Broome; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ....
  22. Rural Hospital Nursing: Environment, Effects and Evidence
    Robin Newhouse; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..b>Nursing care is directly related to quality, and is a basic essential core service for rural hospitals...
  23. Hospital Unions, Staffing, Wages, and Patient Safety
    Joanne 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. ..
  24. Hospital Unions, Staffing, Wages, and Patient Safety
    Joanne 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. ..