Summary: Health as viewed from the perspective that humans and other organisms function as complete, integrated units rather than as aggregates of separate parts.
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- The spiritual dimensions of care in military nursing practiceAndrew Ormsby
Area Health Service South Australia, Royal Australian Air Force Base, Edinburgh, South Australia 5111, Australia
Int J Nurs Pract 9:321-7. 2003..These concepts comprise a traditional family structure and an extended military family structure that includes the person's unit and comrades-in-arms...
- The effect of therapeutic touch on behavioral symptoms of persons with dementiaDiana Lynn Woods
College of Nursing, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, USA
Altern Ther Health Med 11:66-74. 2005..Given the deleterious side effects of pharmacologic therapy in this population there is an urgent need for clinical trials of nonpharmacologic interventions...
- Dwelling with Alison: a reflection on expertiseChristopher Johns
University of Luton, C O 4 High Street, Riseley, Bedfordshire MK44 1DU, UK
Complement Ther Clin Pract 11:37-44. 2005....
- Exploring person-centred careBob Price
Royal College of Nursing Institute, London
Nurs Stand 20:49-56; quiz 58. 2006..Person-centred care developed in response to the need for a more patient-sensitive healthcare service and is based on a rich understanding of the patient, his or her circumstances and needs...
- Holistic health: predicting our data future (from inter-operability among systems to co-operability among people)Angelo Rossi Mori
eHealth Unit, Institute for Biomedical Technologies, CNR, Rome, Italy
Int J Med Inform 82:e14-28. 2013..g. to optimize the allocation of resources, to drive continuous education, or to promote epidemiological studies...
- Social care informatics as an essential part of holistic health care: a call for actionMichael Rigby
School of Public Policy and Professional Practice, Keele University, Keele, UK
Int J Med Inform 80:544-54. 2011....
- Sustaining plants and people: traditional Q'eqchi' Maya botanical knowledge and interactive spatial modeling in prioritizing conservation of medicinal plants for culturally relative holistic health promotionTodd Pesek
Department of Health Sciences and Center for Healing Across Cultures, Cleveland State University, Cleveland, OH 44115, USA
Ecohealth 6:79-90. 2009..This represents a significant step toward facilitating sustained culturally relative health promotion as well as overall enhanced ecological integrity to the region and the earth...
- Why patients use alternative medicine: results of a national studyJ A Astin
Stanford Center for Research in Disease Prevention, Stanford University School of Medicine, Palo Alto, Calif 94304 1583, USA
JAMA 279:1548-53. 1998..Research both in the United States and abroad suggests that significant numbers of people are involved with various forms of alternative medicine. However, the reasons for such use are, at present, poorly understood...
- Complementary and alternative medicine whole systems research: beyond identification of inadequacies of the RCTMarja J Verhoef
Department of Community Health Sciences, University of Calgary, Faculty of Medicine, Canada
Complement Ther Med 13:206-12. 2005..Whole systems are complex and therefore no one method can adequately capture the meaning, process and outcomes of these interventions...
- Classification of human population based on HLA gene polymorphism and the concept of Prakriti in AyurvedaPatwardhan Bhushan
Interdisciplinary School of Health Sciences, University of Pune, Pune, India
J Altern Complement Med 11:349-53. 2005..This means that current approaches for identifying phenotypes associated with haplotypes may be inadequate...
- Medical doctors and complementary and alternative medicine: the context of holistic practiceTerri A Winnick
Ohio State University, Mansfield, OH 44906, USA
Health (London) 10:149-73. 2006..Indemnity insurance constrains holistic practice while HMO penetration enhances it. These results suggest that holistic practice may be an integral part of the regular profession's ongoing professionalization project...
- Qualitative evaluation of the project P.A.T.H.S. based on junior secondary school students in Hong KongDaniel T L Shek
Department of Applied Social Sciences, Faculty of Health and Social Sciences, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hong Kong, PRC
Int J Adolesc Med Health 22:511-25. 2010..In conjunction with the previous research findings, the present study provides further support for the effectiveness of the Tier 1 Program of Project P.A.T.H.S. in promoting holistic development in Chinese adolescents in Hong Kong...
- Dispositional predictors of placebo responding: a motivational interpretation of flower essence and gratitude therapyMichael E Hyland
School of Psychology, University of Plymouth, PL48AA Plymouth, United Kingdom
J Psychosom Res 62:331-40. 2007..The motivational concordance interpretation is that therapeutic rituals that are consistent with self-defining or self-actualizing goals have a nonspecific therapeutic benefit independently of expectancy...
- Secondary data analyses of subjective outcome evaluation findings of the project P.A.T.H.S. in Hong KongDaniel T L Shek
Department of Applied Social Sciences, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hong Kong, P R C
ScientificWorldJournal 10:2101-11. 2010..The present findings are consistent with the previous findings that suggest that the Project P.A.T.H.S. is well received by the stakeholders and the program is beneficial to the development of Chinese adolescents in Hong Kong...
- Evaluation of project P.A.T.H.S. (Secondary 1 Program) by the program participants: findings based on the Full Implementation PhaseDaniel T L Shek
Centre for Quality of Life, Hong Kong Institute of Asia Pacific Studies, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, Hong Kong
Adolescence 43:807-22. 2008..The present study provides additional support for the effectiveness of the Tier 1 Program of Project P.A.T.H.S. in Hong Kong...
- Complementary and alternative medicine use in patients with haematological malignancies in EuropeAlexander Molassiotis
School of Nursing, University of Manchester, Coupland III, Coupland Street, Manchester M13 9PL, UK
Complement Ther Clin Pract 11:105-10. 2005....
- Preparing patients for hip and knee replacement surgeryBrian Lucas
Whipps Cross University Hospital NHS Trust, London
Nurs Stand 22:50-6; quiz 58. 2007..The implications for patient assessment before surgery are discussed and suggestions made about how interventions can be tailored so that patients' needs are met...
- Cancer patients' needs during hospitalisation: a quantitative and qualitative studyMarcello Tamburini
Predictive and Preventive Medicine, Istituto Nazionale Tumori, Via Venezian, 1, 20133 Milan, Italy
BMC Cancer 3:12. 2003..Aims of the study were to evaluate the needs in cancer inpatients and to improve the understanding of the meanings of the needs expressed...
- How important is personal care in general practice?Carolyn Tarrant
Clinical Governance Research and Development Unit, Department of General Practice and Primary Health Care, University of Leicester, Leicester LE5 4PW Tarrant
BMJ 326:1310. 2003....
- A systematic review of the quality of research on hands-on and distance healing: clinical and laboratory studiesCindy C Crawford
Samueli Institute for Information Biology, Alexandria, VA, USA
Altern Ther Health Med 9:A96-104. 2003..To systematically review the quality of published experimental clinical and laboratory research involving hands-on healing and distance healing between 1955 and 2001...
- Role of religion and spirituality in medical patients: confirmatory results with the SpREUK questionnaireArndt Bussing
Krebsforschung Herdecke, Department of Applied Immunology and Cancer Service, Herdecke Community Hospital, Gerhard Kienle Weg 4, 58313 Herdecke, Germany
Health Qual Life Outcomes 3:10. 2005..To raise these questions and to more precisely survey the basic attitudes of patients with severe diseases towards spirituality/religiosity (SpR) and their adjustment to their illness, we developed the SpREUK questionnaire...
- Effects of therapeutic touch on blood hemoglobin and hematocrit levelZahra Movaffaghi
Mashad University of Medical Sciences
J Holist Nurs 24:41-8. 2006..Therapeutic Touch (TT) is a widely used complementary therapy. This study investigated the effects of TT on hemoglobin and hematocrit level in students who were basically healthy...
- A systemic-wholistic view of psychological functioning in very old age: introduction to a collection of articles from the Berlin Aging StudyP B Baltes
Center for Psychology and Human Development, Max Planck Institute for Human Development and Education, Berlin, Germany
Psychol Aging 12:395-409. 1997..This finding supports the use of BASE data for the intended systemic-wholistic analyses...
- Subjective outcome evaluation of the project P.A.T.H.S.: findings based on the perspective of the program participantsDaniel T L Shek
Quality of Life Centre, Hong Kong Institute of Asia Pacific Studies, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, Hong Kong
ScientificWorldJournal 7:47-55. 2007..The present study provides additional support for the effectiveness of the Tier 1 Program of the P.A.T.H.S. Project in Hong Kong...
- Effects of spiritual care training for palliative care professionalsMaria Wasner
Interdisciplinary Centre for Palliative Medicine, Ludwig Maximilians University, Munich
Palliat Med 19:99-104. 2005..001; P = 0.040). Our results suggest that the spiritual care training had a positive influence on the spiritual well-being and the attitudes of the participating palliative care professionals which was preserved over a six-month period...
- The language of spirituality: an emerging taxonomyWilfred McSherry
School of Nursing, Social Work, and Applied Health Studies, The University of Hull, Milner Hall Room M208, Cottingham Road, Hull HU6 7RX, UK
Int J Nurs Stud 41:151-61. 2004..Spirituality' is a term that is increasingly used in nursing but there may be problems about exactly what the term means and how it is interpreted and understood by both nurses and patients...
- Subjective outcome evaluation of a positive youth development program in Hong Kong: profiles and correlatesHing Keung Ma
Department of Education Studies, Hong Kong Baptist University
ScientificWorldJournal 10:192-200. 2010..A.T.H.S. (Positive Adolescent Training through Holistic Social Programmes) in Hong Kong...
- Convergence of subjective outcome and objective outcome evaluation findings: insights based on the project P.A.T.H.SDaniel T L Shek
Quality of Life Centre, Hong Kong Institute of Asia Pacific Studies, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, Hong Kong
ScientificWorldJournal 7:258-67. 2007..A.T.H.S. Project...
- Exploring different dimensions of holism: considerations in the context of an evaluation of complementary medicine in primary careFlorica Marian
Institute for Complementary Medicine KIKOM, University of Bern, Switzerland
Forsch Komplementmed 14:19-27. 2007..The main objective of this article is to explore the concept, variations and dimensions of holism by exploring and reflecting on PEK results implicitly and explicitly related to holism...
- The Self-Perception and Relationships Tool (S-PRT): a novel approach to the measurement of subjective health-related quality of lifeMark J Atkinson
Department of Psychiatry, University of Calgary, Alberta, Canada
Health Qual Life Outcomes 2:36. 2004..The Self-Perception and Relationships Tool (S-PRT) is intended to be a clinically responsive and holistic assessment of patients' experience of illness and subjective Health Related Quality of Life (HRQL)...
- Needs of patients living with advanced diseaseMargaret I Fitch
Psychosocial and Behavioural Research Unit, Toronto Sunnybrook Regional Cancer Centre
Can Oncol Nurs J 15:230-42. 2005..The over-arching perspective is one of seeing human beings as bio-psychosocial-spiritual entities. Holding this perspective has implications for assessment and interventions in caring for patients with advanced disease...
- Death as a transformation of wholeness: an "aha" experience of health as expanding consciousnessBarbara L Zust
Gustavus Adolphus College, St Peter, Minnesota, USA
Nurs Sci Q 19:57-60. 2006..The purpose of this article is to advance the critical importance of uncompromised and nonfragmented nursing care in partnership with the irreducible whole person...
- Spirituality in nursing: an analysis of the conceptS N Mahlungulu
School of Nursing, University of Natal
Curationis 27:15-26. 2004..Faith, trust and religious belief were reported as antecedents of spirituality, while hope, inner peace and meaningful life were reported to be consequences of spirituality...
- Dignified dying: phenomenon and actions among nurses in IndiaA Z Doorenbos
College of Nursing, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI 48824, USA
Int Nurs Rev 53:28-33. 2006....
- Implementing holistic practices in mental health nursing: a national consultationNeil Brimblecombe
National Institute of Mental Health in England, Wellington House, London, UK
Int J Nurs Stud 44:339-48. 2007..A national consultation exercise was held as part of a review of mental health nursing in England...
- Oncology nursing education: teaching strategies that workMarguerite J Purnell
Florida Atlantic University, Christine E Lynn College of Nursing, Boca Raton, USA
Nurs Educ Perspect 25:304-8. 2004..The implementation and outcomes of these three activities are described. Evaluative comments confirmed that experiential activities enhanced students' knowing of themselves and their patients...
- Nursing in a technological environment: nursing care in the operating roomRosalind Bull
Department of Rural Health, University of Tasmania, Launceston, Tasmania, Australia
Int J Nurs Pract 12:3-7. 2006..This paper uses selected findings from the study to explore the ways in which nurses in theatre interpret their role in terms of caring in a technological environment...
- Spiritual caring: end of life in a nursing homeTheris A Touhy
Christine E Lynn College of Nursing, Florida Atlantic University, Boca Raton, FL 33431, USA
J Gerontol Nurs 31:27-35. 2005....
- Despairing women and healing outcomes: a unitary appreciative nursing perspectiveW Richard Cowling
School of Nursing, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA 23225, USA
ANS Adv Nurs Sci 28:94-106. 2005....
- The way of caring: Jean Watson's presentation on caritasAllison Dawn Israel
Beginnings 25:6-7. 2005
- Putting a puzzle together: making spirituality meaningful for nursing using an evolving theoretical frameworkDenise Miner-Williams
University of Texas Health Science Center, San Antonio, TX 78266, USA
J Clin Nurs 15:811-21. 2006..This paper addresses the need for a practical understanding of spirituality in nursing by means of a generic definition of spirituality, an emerging theoretical framework, and some general practice guidelines...
- Nursing practice as bricoleur activity: a concept exploredMary Gobbi
University of Southampton School of Nursing and Midwifery, Southampton, UK
Nurs Inq 12:117-25. 2005..The paper itself is written from the perspective of a bricoleur who uses 'bits and pieces' from the domains of nursing, philosophy, psychology, education, sociology and anthropology...
- Meeting clients' spiritual needsCheryl Delgado
School of Nursing, Cleveland State University, 2121 Euclid Avenue, RT 910, Cleveland, OH 44115, USA
Nurs Clin North Am 42:279-93, vii. 2007..Nurses are well positioned by their continued intimate contact with clients and the importance of caring to nursing to lead the health care profession in developing spiritual care theory and practices...
- The progression of holism into postgraduate curricula in critical care nursing: a discussion paperPaula Lane
Waterford Regional Hospital, Dunmore Rd, Waterford, Republic of Ireland
Dimens Crit Care Nurs 24:131-8. 2005..Establishing a strategic framework where research, education, clinical excellence, and quality assurance are interlinked is central to enhancing the efficacy of patient care outcomes...
- Expanding the dialogue on prayer relevant to holistic careJosephine Dijoseph
St Vincent s Hospital, Staten Island, NY 10314, USA
Holist Nurs Pract 19:147-54; quiz 154-5. 2005..In addition, a 4-point guide for spiritual caregiving is presented to help nurses address human responses in the spiritual domain...
- Optimal healing environments in nursingKristen M Swanson
Family and Child Nursing, University of Washington School of Nursing, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
J Altern Complement Med 10:S43-8. 2004..For nursing, embracing a caring-healing framework incorporates attending to the wholeness of humans in their everyday creation and sustenance of a meaningful life...
- Taking the eagle's view: using Watson's conceptual model to investigate the extraordinary and transformative experiences of nurse healersMartin Sananda Hemsley
School of Nursing and Midwifery, Griffith University, Gold Coast, Australia
Holist Nurs Pract 20:85-94. 2006..Foundational understandings of Watson's model as they relate to the findings, and theoretical aspects, are discussed, and potential contributions of this study to the ongoing evolution of Watson's conceptual model are articulated...
- Including the nonrational is sensible midwiferyJenny A Parratt
School of Nursing and Midwifery, Faculty of Health, University of Newcastle, University Drive, Callaghan, NSW, Australia
Women Birth 21:37-42. 2008..The inclusion of women's and midwives'nonrational ways of knowing in childbearing situations opens us up to knowledge and power that provides for a more complete, and therefore a more optimal, decision-making process...
- From monitoring physiological functions to using psychological strategies. Nurses' view of caring for the aneurysmal subarachnoid haemorrhage patientMathilde Hedlund
Section of Caring Sciences, Department of Public Health and Caring Sciences, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden
J Clin Nurs 17:403-11. 2008....
- Self-transcendence: a concept analysis for nursing praxisM Elizabeth Teixeira
Hightstown Medical Associates, East Windsor, New Jersey, USA
Holist Nurs Pract 22:25-31. 2008..When faced with adversity, self-transcendence can be a powerful coping strategy. Clarity of this concept will assist nurses in providing holistic interventions that promote and facilitate self-transcendence...
- Spirituality: a dimension of holistic critical care nursingKara Carpenter
York College of Pennsylvania, PA, USA
Dimens Crit Care Nurs 27:16-20. 2008..Spirituality is one such area of patient care that, when addressed, can reap positive benefits for both the client and the healthcare provider. This article explores all aspects of spirituality for the critical care nurse...
- An investigation into competence in TCM of BSN graduates from technological universities in TaiwanYi Chun Yeh
Military Office, Hungkuang University
J Nurs Res 15:310-8. 2007..Results of the study can serve as a reference for nurse educators when training BSN graduates from technological universities in TCM competences...
- The importance of a nurse's presence: a personal story of holistic caringPatricia Zikorus
University of Hartford, 200 Bloomfield Avenue, West Hartford, CT 06117, USA
Holist Nurs Pract 21:208-10. 2007
- Teaching on the spiritual dimension in care: the perceived impact on undergraduate nursing studentsDonia R Baldacchino
Nursing Research Institute of Health Care, University of Malta, 16, St John s Street, Siggiewi QRM 13, Malta
Nurse Educ Today 28:501-12. 2008..This implies that such a study unit is to be integrated within the curriculum of nursing education for the benefit of the nurses themselves and to enable delivery of holistic care...
- Spirituality in nursing and health-related literature: a concept analysisLoralee Sessanna
The State University of New York, School of Nursing, University at Buffalo, USA
J Holist Nurs 25:252-62; discussion 263-4. 2007....
- Holistic assessment of chronic pain among eldersSusan Ruzicka
School of Nursing, University of Texas Health Science Center, 7703 Floyd Curl Drive, San Antonio, TX 78229 3900, USA ruzicka swbell net
Am J Hosp Palliat Care 24:291-9. 2007..Holistic assessment enhances the understanding of the pain specific to the individual. Self-perceived functional dependence and the spiritual component significantly influence chronic pain experiences...
- Caring in a technological environment: how is this possible?Selma Alliex
School of Nursing, College of Health, Notre Dame University, Fremantle, Australia
Contemp Nurse 17:32-43. 2004..Maximizing was characterized by the nurses' added effort in trying to meet the humanistic needs of the patient in the presence of technology. The focus of the interaction was person-centred...
- Maintaining patient hopefulness: a critiqueMartin Lipscomb
University of the West of England, Gloucester, UK
Nurs Inq 14:335-42. 2007..As currently understood hope cannot be situated within a sustainable scientific theory and nurses are therefore advised to distance themselves from the more extravagant claims that are made regarding the concept...
- Perceptions of spirituality and spiritual care among older nursing home residents at the end of lifeMeredith Wallace
School of Nursing, Yale University, 100 Church Stret South, New Haven, CT 06536, USA
Holist Nurs Pract 21:285-9; quiz 290-1. 2007..Moreover, little research has been undertaken to determine how nurses may best help older adults improve spiritual health...
- Bringing caring and competence into focus in gerontological nursing: a longitudinal, multi-method studyJayne Brown
Glasgow Caledonian University, Glasgow, Scotland, UK
Int J Nurs Stud 45:654-67. 2008....
- Why is it so hard to talk about spirituality?Anita E Molzahn
School of Nursing, University of Victoria, British Columbia
Can Nurse 104:25-9. 2008..Openness to learning about the spiritual beliefs of individuals and attending to their nursing needs in a holistic way will enhance nursing care...
- Sacred journeys of nurse healersMartin Hemsley
Griffith University, Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia
J Holist Nurs 24:256-68; discussion 269. 2006..The importance of these phenomenologically uncovered holistic understandings to the teaching, practice, administration, knowledge development, and theoretical evolvement of nursing is argued...
- Treading lightly: spirituality issues in mental health nursingClare Wilding
Charles Sturt University, Albury, New South Wales, Australia
Int J Ment Health Nurs 15:144-52. 2006..For these reasons, it is proposed that mental health professionals must be prepared to discuss patients' spiritual needs in the context of their health concerns...
- To describe or prescribe: assumptions underlying a prescriptive nursing process approach to spiritual careBarbara Pesut
Trinity Western University, Langley, BC, Canada
Nurs Inq 13:127-34. 2006..We conclude that this approach extends the nursing role beyond appropriate professional boundaries, making it ethically problematic...
- Promoting spiritual health in home healthcareElizabeth Johnston Taylor
Loma Linda University, School of Nursing, Loma Linda, CA 92354, USA
Home Healthc Nurse 26:367-74. 2008..After a review of pertinent theory and research, clinical implications are identified, including appropriate goals for clinicians with regard to spiritual health promotion...
- Definitions of health among healthcare providersKell Julliard
Department of Family Practice, State University of New York Downstate Medical Center, Brooklyn, New York, USA
Nurs Sci Q 19:265-71. 2006..All types of practitioners freely combined elements from models of health described as separate in the literature. Understanding providers' definitions of health could enhance communication among them...
- A concept analysis of holistic nursing care in paediatric nursingA A Tjale
Department of Nursing, University of Witwatersrand
Curationis 30:45-52. 2007..Therapeutic interventions are designed to meet the needs of the whole-person. Caution is advocated in the use of CAM therapies in child nursing, as CAM efficacy has not been sufficiently investigated in child health care...
- Spiritual well-being, religious coping, and the quality of life of African American breast cancer treatment: a pilot studyPhyllis D Morgan
Department of Nursing, Fayetteville State University, NC 28301, USA
ABNF J 17:73-7. 2006..These findings suggest that nurses should incorporate spiritual and religious support in the care of African American women during the breast cancer treatment phase...
- Surfacing Filipino student nurses' perspectives of comfort and comforting viewed through metaphorical lensAllan B de Guzman
University of Santo Tomas, Center for Educational Research and Development, Thomas Aquinas Research Complex, Espana, 1015, Manila, Philippines
Nurse Educ Today 27:303-11. 2007..It is also supposed that the degree to which comfort is evidenced in nursing performance depends in great measure on the way forthcoming nurses perceive the said construct during their educational training...
- So what exactly is a nurse?L Clarke
Faculty of Health, University of Brighton, Eastbourne, UK
J Psychiatr Ment Health Nurs 13:388-94. 2006....
- Death the great leveller? Towards a transcultural spirituality of dying and bereavementMargaret Holloway
Department of Social Work, University of Hull, Hull, UK
J Clin Nurs 15:833-9. 2006..This paper aims to provide a critical engagement with the subject of transcultural spirituality and nursing practice in the context of dying and bereavement...
- Spiritual issues in psychiatric careWanda K Mohr
Psychiatric Mental Health Nursing, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, Newark, USA
Perspect Psychiatr Care 42:174-83. 2006..Accordingly, they should screen patients and strive to meet patient needs for spiritual expression, while recognizing that there are important boundary and ethical issues in psychiatric mental health settings...
- Perceptions of incorporating spirituality into their care: a phenomenological study of female patients on hemodialysisRuth A Tanyi
Loma Linda University, School of Public Health, CA, USA
Nephrol Nurs J 33:532-8. 2006..Participants expressed that nephrology nurses are uniquely positioned to understand their individualized spiritual needs and implement spiritual care...
- The perioperative dialogue: holistic nursing in practiceGudrun Rudolfsson
Department of Caring Science, Abo Academy University, Vasa, Finland
Holist Nurs Pract 21:292-8. 2007..The synthesis highlights the importance of being in communion in a continuous whole due to continuity of care for the creation of health in both patients and nurses...
- Nurses' beliefs and values about doing cue-based care in an NICU in TaiwanJen Jiuan Liaw
School of Nursing, National Defense Medical Center, Taiwan, ROC
J Nurs Res 12:275-86. 2004....
- The spiritual art of working with dreamsToni Gilbert
J Holist Nurs 20:305-10. 2002..Dream research and contemporary techniques for remembering and analyzing dreams guide the author in the work necessary to help her clients achieve health and wholeness through a deeper understanding of themselves through dreams...
- The sonata form of musical composition as a framework for thesis writingMaurice C Drake
School of Health Science, UNITEC Insititute of Technology, Auckland, New Zealand
Contemp Nurse 16:252-8. 2004..This is exemplified by reference to an example of nursing research which adopted the sonata-form of musical composition as the framework for presentation of the thesis...
- Caring for older adults: practice guided by Watson's caring-healing modelLaurie Bernick
Baycrest Centre for Geriatric Care, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Nurs Sci Q 17:128-34. 2004..Some of the key concepts discussed include intersubjectivity, transpersonal caring, spirituality, and caring moments. Watson's framework of caring-healing is shown to inform practice, education, and research...
- Culture & spirituality as an integrated concept in pediatric careMimi McEvoy
Department of Pediatrics and Family Life Program, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY 10461, USA
MCN Am J Matern Child Nurs 28:39-43; quiz 44. 2003....
- Dementia, personhood, and nursing: learning from a nursing situationTheris A Touhy
Undergraduate Program, Christine E Lynn College of Nursing, Florida Atlantic University, Boca Raton, Florida, USA
Nurs Sci Q 17:43-9. 2004....
- Understanding experience in nursingPaul Arbon
Acute Care Nursing, University of Canberra and Canberra Hospital, Woden ACT, Australia
J Clin Nurs 13:150-7. 2004....
- Beyond the metaphysical: health-promoting existential mechanisms and their impact on the health status of clientsDean Whitehead
University of Plymouth, Faculty of Health and Social Work, Exeter, Devon, EX2 6AS, UK
J Clin Nurs 12:678-88. 2003..These nurses are, in effect, denying their clients the right to exercise and mobilize an important and valuable health resource...
- Strengthening transcendent meaning. A model for the spiritual nursing care of patients experiencing sufferingJ Emblen
Department of Nursing, Trinity Western University, Langley, British Columbia
J Holist Nurs 19:42-56. 2001..For each of the five categories, interventions are identified that could strengthen transcendent meaning in the suffering...
- A theoretical approach to documentation of careOili Karkkainen
Development Manager, Helsinki University Central Hospital, Hospital District of Helsinki and Uusimaa, Helsinki, Finland
Nurs Sci Q 17:268-72. 2004..It also allows the patient's views and experiences to be revealed in the documents related to nursing care...
- Re-reading nursing and re-writing practice: towards an empirically based reformulation of the nursing mandateDavina Allen
Nursing, Health and Social Care Research Centre, School of Nursing and Midwifery Studies, Cardiff University, Eastgate House, 35 43 Newport Road, Cardiff CF24 0AB, Wales, UK
Nurs Inq 11:271-83. 2004....
- Gently into the light: a call for the critical analysis of end-of-life outcomesMarjorie C Dobratz
Nursing Program, University of Washington, Tacoma, Wash 98402, USA
ANS Adv Nurs Sci 28:116-26. 2005..Concerns that require critical dialogue, as well as questions that warrant discussion, are posited...
- Traditional Bhutanese medicine (gSo-BA Rig-PA): an integrated part of the formal health care servicesPhurpa Wangchuk
Pharmaceutical and Research Unit, Institute of Traditional Medicine Services, Ministry of Health, Thimphu, Bhutan
Southeast Asian J Trop Med Public Health 38:161-7. 2007..This makes the traditional Bhutanese medicine a unique and holistic health care system...
- The tsim tsoum approaches for prevention of cardiovascular diseaseR B Singh
Tsim Tsoum Institute, Ul Golebia 2, 31 007 Krakow, Poland
Cardiol Res Pract 2010:824938. 2010..As such, they appear as universal markers for holistic health and these may be important in the pathogenesis of cardiovascular diseases and cancer, which is the main ..
- Sexual and reproductive health: challenges for priority-setting in Ghana's health reformsSusannah H Mayhew
London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, UK
Health Policy Plan 19:i50-i61. 2004..benefits of preventive interventions such as family planning, and are therefore not an adequate reflection of holistic health sector planning needs...
- Adaptation of an evidence-based intervention targeting HIV-infected prisoners transitioning to the community: the process and outcome of formative research for the Positive Living Using Safety (PLUS) interventionMichael Copenhaver
Allied Health Sciences, University of Connecticut, Storrs, Connecticut 06269, USA
AIDS Patient Care STDS 23:277-87. 2009..Based on the formative research, we abbreviated and adapted the Holistic Health Recovery Program targeting people living with HIV (HHRP+), an EBI, to consist of four 45-minute sessions that ..
- Cultural awareness of Inuit patients' experiences with emergency nursing careAntonia Arnaert
McGill University, School of Nursing, Montreal, Que, Canada
Accid Emerg Nurs 14:97-103. 2006..many Inuit, due to cultural differences, and task-driven nursing practices often inadequately meeting their holistic health beliefs...
- [Huan-Ting: the core of holistic health]Ching Hisang Chang
Chunglingshan Chan Centre, ROC
Hu Li Za Zhi 54:12-9. 2007The holistic person encompasses the body, mind and spirit. The core of holistic health is Huan-Ting, the "inner source of the heart" - a term used to describe the mind and spirit...
- Adapting an Evidence-Based Intervention Targeting HIV-Infected Prisoners in MalaysiaMichael M Copenhaver
Department of Allied Health Sciences, University of Connecticut, 358 Mansfield Road, Box U 2101, Storrs, CT 06269 2101, USA
AIDS Res Treat 2011:131045. 2011..Based on all information, we adapted the Holistic Health Recovery Program targeting people living with HIV (HHRP+), an EBI, to consist of eight 2-hour sessions that ..
- Clinical holistic health: advanced tools for holistic medicineSøren Ventegodt
Nordic School of Holistic Medicine, Copenhagen K, Denmark
ScientificWorldJournal 6:2048-65. 2006....
- A theoretical model of the holistic health of United Methodist clergyRae Jean Proeschold-Bell
Duke University Center for Health Policy, Durham, NC, USA
J Relig Health 50:700-20. 2011..Clergy health is mediated by stress and self-care and coping practices. Implications for future research and clergy health interventions are discussed...
- A pilot study of the effectiveness of reflexology in treating idiopathic constipation in womenSue Woodward
Florence Nightingale School of Nursing and Midwifery, King s College London, 57 Waterloo Road, London, UK
Complement Ther Clin Pract 16:41-6. 2010....
- Complementary therapy use by cancer patients. Physicians' perceptions, attitudes, and ideasMaeve O'Beirne
Department of Family Medicine, University of Calgary, AB
Can Fam Physician 50:882-8. 2004..To explore family physicians' perceptions of their cancer patients' use of complementary therapy...
- [Evolutionary medicine: an introduction. Evolutionary biology, a missing element in medical teaching]Bernard Swynghedauw
INSERM U942, Hôpital Lariboisère, 41 Bd de la Chapelle, 75475, Paris Cedex 10 Bernard
Bull Acad Natl Med 193:1147-64. 2009..These variants are currently being identified by genome-wide analysis. Biological evolution should be taken into account in future holistic health policies.
- School nurse survival: reviewing clinical skills in the simulation laboratorySue McKee
Goldfarb School of Nursing, Barnes Jewish College, St Louis, MO, USA
NASN Sch Nurse 26:250-6. 2011School nursing is a specialty that requires nurses to provide holistic health care to a diverse population...
- Influencing holistic health policyErica Bell
University Department of Rural Health, University of Tasmania, Australia
ScientificWorldJournal 7:1544-52. 2007..This analysis paper offers a highly selective overview of generic features of policy-relevant research for holistic health. It aims to support efforts to develop better evidence for health policy by exploring elements of the genre ..
- Quali-quantitative analysis (QQA): why it could open new frontiers for holistic health practiceErica Bell
University Department of Rural Health, University of Tasmania, Australia
ScientificWorldJournal 6:2285-95. 2006b>Holistic health practice is often described as being about understanding the larger contexts of patients, their health services, and their communities...
- HIV/AIDS &Alcohol-Related Outcomes:Translational Evidence-Based InterventionsPatricia E Molina; Fiscal Year: 2013..Specifically, we propose that the Holistic Health Recovery Program (HHRP+);an evidence-based behavioral intervention (EBI) originally developed to target sex- ..
- Advancing Native Health and Wellness ConferenceMARJORIE K LEIMOMI MALA MAU; Fiscal Year: 2012..Specific aim #3: Share and understand the practice of traditional healing and cultural wisdom to achieve holistic health in Native Peoples...
- Evaluating and Improving HIV Outcomes in Community-Based Women who Interface withJaimie Meyer; Fiscal Year: 2013..Building on these findings, the second project employs mixed methods to adapt and pilot test the Holistic Health Recovery Program (HHRP), a CDC evidence-based intervention that will serve as a framework to optimize HIV ..
- Prison Interventions and HIV Prevention CollaborationFREDERICK LEWIS ALTICE; Fiscal Year: 2013..a priori, the menu of options includes alternatives to incarceration, behavioral interventions such as the Holistic Health Recovery Program (HHRP), opioid substitution therapy (OST) administered either during incarceration or as a ..
- Intervention of HIV, Drug Use and the Criminal Justice System in MalaysiaFREDERICK LEWIS ALTICE; Fiscal Year: 2012..create a new prison-release behavioral counseling intervention, "Positive Transitions" (PT), by adapting the Holistic Health Recovery Project for HIV+s (HHRP+) for prisoners released to the community and within the Malaysian context ..
- Conference on Chiropractic and Allopathic IntegrationTHOMAS VENTIMGLIA; Fiscal Year: 2003..Model, Collaborative Geriatric Care in a Community Hospital, Chiropractic and Internal Medicine in a Holistic Health Center, Chiropractic as part of a Spinal Surgery Team, Chiropractic Care in a Military Hospital, and ..
- PS06-011, HIV Prevention Research with HIV+ Incarcerated PopulationsFrederick Altice; Fiscal Year: 2007..Project TLC and Project CONNECT) and layer on a modified HIV risk reduction intervention, adapted from the Holistic Health Recovery Program (HHRP), to be administered within prison and as a booster session three months after release...
- ASSESSMENT OF HOLISTIC HEALTH AND SPIRITUALITY IN ELDERSGRACIE BOSWELL; Fiscal Year: 2000..This research will also look at how the mediators, of health-enhancing lifestyle behaviors and spiritual and religious resources, suppress the impact of this stress on the subjective outcome measures of well-being. ..
- WELLNESS FOR WOMEN WITH POLIO: HOLISTIC PROGRAM MODELDENISE TATE; Fiscal Year: 1999DESCRIPTION (Adapted from the Applicant's Description): Using the framework of a biopsychosocial model of holistic health, the proposed three year project is to assess needs, then develop and test the effectiveness of a cognitive ..
- Integrative Curriculum for Medicine and Allied HealthSara Warber; Fiscal Year: 2005..An Interdisciplinary CAM Faculty Scholars Program 3. An Interdisciplinary Graduate Program in Holistic Health and Healing The proposed education program will provide a systematically designed and incrementally ..
- AMBIGUITY RESOLUTION & PERCEPTIONS OF SOCIAL CONSENSUSThomas Gilovich; Fiscal Year: 1992..For example, when trying to assess the extent to which other people share one's belief in holistic health, one must first determine exactly what the term "holistic health" means...
- Holistic Health: Healing from the InsideELLEN SALKELD; Fiscal Year: 2003..abstract_text> ..
- A Healthy Transition for Newly Released HIV-Infected PrisonersMichael Copenhaver; Fiscal Year: 2007..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Optimizing HIV Risk Reduction for HIV Positive IDUsMichael Copenhaver; Fiscal Year: 2006..abstract_text> ..
- Testing a Community-Friendly Risk Reduction Intervention for Injection Drug UsersMichael Copenhaver; Fiscal Year: 2010..has developed a significantly shortened, community-friendly, version of the comprehensive evidence-based Holistic Health Recovery Program (HHRP;Avants et al., 2004;Margolin et al., 2003)...
- Smoking Intervention Among Minnesota Ojibwe IndiansRoxanne Struthers; Fiscal Year: 2005..The study reflects Healthy People 2010 priorities on tobacco and NCI goals to reduce cancer-related health disparities and address the devastating effects of tobacco. ..
- Meditation and Exercise for Prevention of Acute Respiratory InfectionBruce P Barrett; Fiscal Year: 2010..Finally, we want to investigate the influence of stress, optimism, anxiety and positive and negative emotion on immunity and resistance to respiratory infection. ..
- Placebo: Physician or Pill? RCT in a commom cold modelBruce Barrett; Fiscal Year: 2006..abstract_text> ..
- Psychoneuroimmunology, Stress, and Healthy Aging in HispanicsVictor Sierpina; Fiscal Year: 2006..We will also generate new studies in the field of MBM related not only to Geriatrics but also to other populations and age ranges. ..
- Evidence-Based Curriculum in Alternative TherapiesVictor Sierpina; Fiscal Year: 2004..Mounting the curriculum on our web site will enable us to export it to other educational settings nationwide. ..
- Spanish Translation and Validation of Sleep MeasuresCarol Baldwin; Fiscal Year: 2008..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Maternal work schedules: Consequences for parenting and child developmentJOSEPH GRZYWACZ; Fiscal Year: 2007....
- Weaving Work and Family: Implications for Mother and ChildJOSEPH GRZYWACZ; Fiscal Year: 2008..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Alcohol and Daily Work and Family ExperiencesJOSEPH GRZYWACZ; Fiscal Year: 2002..g., personality/dispositions, feelings of control and master, psychological wellbeing, social integration), and alcohol-related outcomes. ..
- Women's physical activity and eating habits: Influence of work-family balanceJoseph G Grzywacz; Fiscal Year: 2011..The results can also be used to inform workplace programs designed to promote healthy physical activity and eating habits. ..
- CAPACITY BUILDING FOR RESEARCH ON HIV STIGMA IN S AFRICACOLLINS AIRHIHENBUWA; Fiscal Year: 2007..The stigma index will be incorporated into the tri-annual SABBSM Survey. ..
- Patient and family participation in hospice team meetingDebra Parker Oliver; Fiscal Year: 2007..The results of this study will provide preliminary data for a larger multi-phase, multi-site follow-up project. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Decisionmaking in Pediatric Palliative CareJOHN FEUDTNER; Fiscal Year: 2007..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Gangs, Gender and Drug Sales: A Qualitative StudyGEOFFREY P HUNT; Fiscal Year: 2010....
- Texas ICAN! Initial Evaluation of an Active CurriculumJohn Bartholomew; Fiscal Year: 2007..If shown to impact children's physical activity, the resulting curriculum will provide an easy to disseminate tool to aid in the battle against childhood obesity. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- HIV Prevention Program among Substance Abusing Serious Mental IllnessMichael Blank; Fiscal Year: 2007..Breathalyzer and urine tests at 12-months will supplement self-reports of use of alcohol, cocaine, marijuana, benzodiazapines, and opiates. ..
- Nursing Home Pain Management Algorithm Clinical TrialMary Ersek; Fiscal Year: 2009..Findings from this study will assist NH staff to assess and treat pain effectively in cognitively intact and impaired residents. Long-term follow-up will establish the persistence of changes in clinical practice and resident outcomes. ..
- Teen Fatherhood and Gang Membership: A Qualitative StudyGeoffrey Hunt; Fiscal Year: 2008..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Randomized Trial of Tinnitus Retraining TherapyRichard Tyler; Fiscal Year: 2008..If TRT is shown to be no more effective than masking or counseling, professionals should focus on more efficient therapeutic techniques. This experiment will test the neurophysiological model of tinnitus. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Faith-Based Breast Cancer Screening InterventionLANA SUE KA OPUA; Fiscal Year: 2008..abstract_text> ..
- Polysomnography in Homeopathic Remedy EffectsIris Bell; Fiscal Year: 2007..This study will contribute to our long-range goal of understanding the neurophysiological and biopsychosocial mechanisms of classical homeopathic remedy treatment in patients with specific clinical conditions. ..
- NK CELL ACTIVITY AND IBS ACROSS THE MENSTRUAL CYCLESandra Motzer; Fiscal Year: 2002..abstract_text> ..
- SYMPTOMS AND ILLNESS BEHAVIORS OF HIV-INFECTED ADULTSKarolynn Siegel; Fiscal Year: 2002..All of which are important factors in adapting to life with what may become a chronic illness as more people live longer with the infection and do so within the context of a rapidly changing health care system. ..
- Motherhood, Gangs, and Alcohol: A Qualitiative StudyGeoffrey Hunt; Fiscal Year: 2003....
- HIV AND COCAINE USE--CARDIOVASCULAR EFFECTS AND THERAPYArthur Margolin; Fiscal Year: 2003..abstract_text> ..
- PHYSICAL AGGRESSION: BACKGROUND AND PROXIMAL FACTORSAnn Whall; Fiscal Year: 2003..Data from a core set of background and proximal variables (which are common to all three IRPG projects) will be combined to further examine the models produced. ..
- Patient & Provider Perspectives on Homeopathic TreatmentIris Bell; Fiscal Year: 2004..Findings from this proposed study should help clarify the proper premises and parameters on which to base future prospective qualitative and quantitative research in homeopathy. ..
- MATH INTERVENTION FOR CHILDREN WITH LEUKEMIAIda Moore; Fiscal Year: 2004....
- ACUPUNCTURE AND COPING SKILLS TRAINING FOR COCAINE ABUSEArthur Margolin; Fiscal Year: 2004..Both clinical efficacy, cost, as well as treatment/patient matching variables, will be examined. ..
- Symptom Interpretation & Oral Health among Harlem AdultsKarolynn Siegel; Fiscal Year: 2005..In depth face-to-face, focused interviews will be conducted with 120 adults. As in several of the principal Investigator's previous federally funded investigations, qualitative research methods will be employed. ..
- HEALTH/SAFETY IMPACT OF ONTARIOS DRINKING HOURSEvelyn Vingilis; Fiscal Year: 2001..Alcohol-related casualties for both cities will be subjected to time-series analyses. In addition, Detroit data will be disaggregated to analyze the trends of alcohol-related casualties involving Ontario drivers. ..
- HAUMANA BIOMEDICAL PROGRAMHealani Chang; Fiscal Year: 2005..2) African American, Native American, Hispanic...
- Pacific Region Diabetes Education ProgramHealani Chang; Fiscal Year: 2007..Hawaii's geographically isolated location heightens the value of such research experiences for the Pride students who will be making decisions on post-high school and post-baccalaureate careers [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- PREDICTING DEPRESSION OUTCOMES IN MEDICALLY ILL ELDERSHarold Koenig; Fiscal Year: 2003..It will also provide important information to both guide future clinical trials and identify barriers to effective treatment of depression in these patients. ..
- Functional Neuriomaging of Acute Stress Disorder & PTSDElizabeth Osuch; Fiscal Year: 2004..This will help reduce the incidence of acute stress disorder and PTSD in the population and prevent the emotional, economic and other human costs associated with these disorders. ..
- Acupuncture to aid post-colectomy recovery in colorectal cancer patientsGary Deng; Fiscal Year: 2007..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- NATURAL HISTORY OF END OF LIFE DECISION MAKINGMarie Nolan; Fiscal Year: 2003..3)There will be a change from more control to less control in patients' decision control preferences as they approach death ..
- Alcohol Problems: Long-Term Course in Late-LifeRudolf Moos; Fiscal Year: 2010..abstract_text> ..
- Mental Health & Criminal Justice Post-doctoral TrainingNancy Wolff; Fiscal Year: 2008..unreadable] [unreadable]..
- PSYCHOSOCIAL FACTORS IN SUDDEN CARDIAC DEATHSue Thomas; Fiscal Year: 2002..The combination of data from PFOS and SCD-HeFT will provide a holistic assessment of HF patients. ..
- PATIENT AND PUBLIC EDUCATION IN CANCER PAIN MANAGEMENTBetty Ferrell; Fiscal Year: 2002..This course will impact 120 healthcare settings to improve pain management and quality of life in cancer patients and to establish model pain education programs for national dissemination. ..
- Patients' and Families' Psychological Response to HATSue Thomas; Fiscal Year: 2006..Beginning PRHAT on 7/01/03 allows ample time for simultaneous recruitment into HAT/PRHAT. PRHAT data will identify patients and families who are vulnerable to becoming anxious and depressed. ..
- End of Life Nursing Education through Graduate ProgramsBetty Ferrell; Fiscal Year: 2006..This proposal includes extensive evaluation planned to monitor individual and institutional dissemination. ..
- LATE ONSET SCHIZOPHRENIA--A NEUROPSYCHIATRIC STUDYDilip Jeste; Fiscal Year: 2002..g., MRI quantitative analysis, outcome and functioning measures) to the new questions being asked. Our studies should have a major impact on the understanding of schizophrenia and aging. ..
- Chronic Pain Self-Management for the ElderlyMary Ersek; Fiscal Year: 2005..abstract_text> ..
- Oncology Nursing Education in End of Life CareBetty Ferrell; Fiscal Year: 2007..This proposal includes extensive evaluation planned to monitor individual and institutional dissemination. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- DVD Consent for Research in Older Schizophrenia PatientsDilip Jeste; Fiscal Year: 2008..The DVD-based consent is not intended to supplant, but rather to supplement, the researcher-participant in-person interaction involved in consent process. ..
- Strengthening Vulnerable Communities in WorcesterTIMOTHY DOWNS; Fiscal Year: 2007....
- NEUROLEPTIC-INDUCED MOVEMENT DISORDERS IN OLDER PATIENTSDilip Jeste; Fiscal Year: 2003..We believe that our findings will have major therapeutic implications for the use of antipsychotics, particularly in older patients. ..
- Reducing Barriers to Pain and Fatigue ManagementBetty Ferrell; Fiscal Year: 2009....
- Responses to Energy & Mock Healing in Fatigued SurvivorsShamini Jain; Fiscal Year: 2007..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Dominican Herbal Medicine: Plants Used for InflammationMichael Balick; Fiscal Year: 2006..The collaborative approach and results from this R21 project will enable preparation of an R01 proposal. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Metabolic Effects of Newer Antipsychotics in Older PtsDilip Jeste; Fiscal Year: 2009..abstract_text> ..
- Ginger Control of Chemotherapy Induced Nausea and EmesisSuzanna Zick; Fiscal Year: 2004..Participants will be followed for 48 hours after infusion in order to assess frequency and severity of nausea and vomiting. Baseline and 48 hour post chemotherapy labs will be used to assess safety profile of ginger. ..