Petra Brysiewicz

Summary

Affiliation: University of KwaZulu-Natal
Country: South Africa

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint The lived experiences of health professionals confronting the sudden death of clients in level I emergency departments in KwaZulu-Natal
    P Brysiewicz
    School of Nursing, University of KwaZulu Natal Durban, 4041
    Curationis 28:37-43. 2005
  2. doi request reprint Parents perceptions of stress in a neonatal intensive care unit in Rwanda
    Priscille Musabirema
    School of Nursing and Public Health, University of KwaZulu Natal
    Curationis 38:1499. 2015
  3. doi request reprint Lived experiences of HIV community workers participating in a community empowerment programme
    Juliana Horn
    School of Nursing and Public Health, University of KwaZulu Natal
    Curationis 37:1187. 2014
  4. ncbi request reprint Nursing students' evaluation of the introduction of nursing diagnosis focused tutorials in a university degree programme
    P Brysiewicz
    School of Nursing, Faculty of Health Science, University of KwaZulu Natal, Durban
    Curationis 32:20-4. 2009
  5. ncbi request reprint A model for dealing with sudden death
    P Brysiewicz
    University of KwaZulu Natal, Durban, South Africa
    ANS Adv Nurs Sci 29:E1-11. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint The lived experience of working in a mortuary
    Petra Brysiewicz
    School of Nursing, University of KwaZulu Natal, Durban 4041, South Africa
    Accid Emerg Nurs 15:88-93. 2007
  7. doi request reprint The lived experience of losing a loved one to a sudden death in KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa
    Petra Brysiewicz
    School of Nursing, University of KwaZulu Natal, South Africa
    J Clin Nurs 17:224-31. 2008
  8. doi request reprint Emergency nursing in South Africa
    Petra Brysiewicz
    School of Nursing, University of KwaZulu Natal, Durban 4041, South Africa
    Int Emerg Nurs 16:127-31. 2008
  9. doi request reprint A description of the forensic nursing role in emergency departments in Durban, South Africa
    Nomusa N T Abdool
    School of Nursing, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of KwaZulu Natal, Durban, South Africa
    J Emerg Nurs 35:16-21. 2009
  10. doi request reprint The effectiveness of cultural-competence training for health professionals in community-based rehabilitation: a systematic review of literature
    Jennifer Anne Chipps
    School of Nursing, University of KwaZulu Natal, Durban, South Africa
    Worldviews Evid Based Nurs 5:85-94. 2008

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Publications17

  1. ncbi request reprint The lived experiences of health professionals confronting the sudden death of clients in level I emergency departments in KwaZulu-Natal
    P Brysiewicz
    School of Nursing, University of KwaZulu Natal Durban, 4041
    Curationis 28:37-43. 2005
    ..The aim of this study was to describe the lived experiences of the health professionals confronting the sudden death of clients in three Level I Emergency Departments (ED's) in KwaZulu-Natal...
  2. doi request reprint Parents perceptions of stress in a neonatal intensive care unit in Rwanda
    Priscille Musabirema
    School of Nursing and Public Health, University of KwaZulu Natal
    Curationis 38:1499. 2015
    ..A number of potential stressors to which family members of patients in these units may be exposed have been identified, although no studies about this issue have been conducted in Rwanda...
  3. doi request reprint Lived experiences of HIV community workers participating in a community empowerment programme
    Juliana Horn
    School of Nursing and Public Health, University of KwaZulu Natal
    Curationis 37:1187. 2014
    ..Of the 10 programmes, however, only four were deemed sustainable after five years...
  4. ncbi request reprint Nursing students' evaluation of the introduction of nursing diagnosis focused tutorials in a university degree programme
    P Brysiewicz
    School of Nursing, Faculty of Health Science, University of KwaZulu Natal, Durban
    Curationis 32:20-4. 2009
    ..Because these students are Year III students their perceptions of this change in focus is especially enlightening and provides useful feedback to further modify the course...
  5. ncbi request reprint A model for dealing with sudden death
    P Brysiewicz
    University of KwaZulu Natal, Durban, South Africa
    ANS Adv Nurs Sci 29:E1-11. 2006
    ..Further analysis of the categories and themes that emerged from the interviews informed the development of the Dealing with Sudden Death Model, a family information pamphlet, a preparation checklist, and an incident evaluation checklist...
  6. ncbi request reprint The lived experience of working in a mortuary
    Petra Brysiewicz
    School of Nursing, University of KwaZulu Natal, Durban 4041, South Africa
    Accid Emerg Nurs 15:88-93. 2007
    ..There is a need for a change in the way bereaved families are being managed as well as revision of the environment for the staff working in mortuaries...
  7. doi request reprint The lived experience of losing a loved one to a sudden death in KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa
    Petra Brysiewicz
    School of Nursing, University of KwaZulu Natal, South Africa
    J Clin Nurs 17:224-31. 2008
    ..The aim of this study was to describe the lived experiences of families in KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa, who had lost a loved one to a sudden death...
  8. doi request reprint Emergency nursing in South Africa
    Petra Brysiewicz
    School of Nursing, University of KwaZulu Natal, Durban 4041, South Africa
    Int Emerg Nurs 16:127-31. 2008
    ..The actual experience of working as an emergency nurse in South Africa is highlighted...
  9. doi request reprint A description of the forensic nursing role in emergency departments in Durban, South Africa
    Nomusa N T Abdool
    School of Nursing, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of KwaZulu Natal, Durban, South Africa
    J Emerg Nurs 35:16-21. 2009
    ..South Africa has unenviable rates of violent crime and low rates of conviction and prosecution. Contributing to this is the poor collection of medical evidence by health workers...
  10. doi request reprint The effectiveness of cultural-competence training for health professionals in community-based rehabilitation: a systematic review of literature
    Jennifer Anne Chipps
    School of Nursing, University of KwaZulu Natal, Durban, South Africa
    Worldviews Evid Based Nurs 5:85-94. 2008
    ..To find and review studies in which investigators evaluated cultural-competence training in community-based rehabilitation settings; critique study methods, describe clinical outcomes, and make recommendations for future research...
  11. doi request reprint Emergency nursing experience in Malawi
    Wyness T M Gondwe
    School of Nursing, University of KwaZulu Natal, Durban 4041, South Africa
    Int Emerg Nurs 16:59-64. 2008
    ..Working as a nurse in the emergency department in Malawi is a challenging experience due to these various difficulties...
  12. ncbi request reprint Violent death and the South African emergency nurse
    Petra Brysiewicz
    School of Nursing, University of Natal, Durban, South Africa
    Int J Nurs Stud 39:253-8. 2002
    ..The participants described a number of physical and emotional ways in which their lives had been affected...
  13. doi request reprint The lived experience of genocide rape survivors in Rwanda
    Donatilla Mukamana
    School of Nursing, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of KwaZulu Natal, Durban, South Africa
    J Nurs Scholarsh 40:379-84. 2008
    ..The purpose of this study was to explore the lived experience of women who were raped during the 1994 genocide in Rwanda...
  14. doi request reprint A systematic review of the effectiveness of videoconference-based tele-education for medical and nursing education
    Jennifer Chipps
    School of Nursing, Department of TeleHealth, University of KwaZulu Natal, Durban, South Africa
    Worldviews Evid Based Nurs 9:78-87. 2012
    ..A review of effectiveness of videoconference-based tele-education for medical and nursing education was conducted...
  15. ncbi request reprint Case review: ejection from a motor vehicle
    Sandra De Vasconcelos
    St Augustine s Hospital, Durban, South Africa
    Accid Emerg Nurs 11:18-21. 2003
  16. ncbi request reprint Trauma in South Africa
    P Brysiewicz
    School of Nursing, University of Natal: Durban, Durban, South Africa
    Int J Trauma Nurs 7:129-32. 2001
    ..Substance abuse and violence are common cofactors in trauma. A profile of injuries encountered in South Africa is discussed...
  17. ncbi request reprint Pedestrian road traffic collisions in South Africa
    P Brysiewicz
    School of Nursing, University of Natal, Durban 4041, South Africa
    Accid Emerg Nurs 9:194-7. 2001
    ..The findings of the study reflecting the age, gender distribution and the injuries and their severity are discussed...