nursing care

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Summary: Care given to patients by nursing service personnel.

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  1. ncbi Dance of the call bells: using ethnography to evaluate patient satisfaction with quality of care
    Lynn Deitrick
    Department of Health Studies, Lehigh Valley Hospital and Health Network, Allentown, PA 18105
    J Nurs Care Qual 21:316-24. 2006
  2. ncbi Understanding and measuring patients' assessment of the quality of nursing care
    Mary R Lynn
    School of Nursing, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7460, USA
    Nurs Res 56:159-66. 2007
  3. ncbi Patient satisfaction with nursing care: a measurement conundrum
    B O'Connell
    Nursing Research Unit, Sir Charles Gairdner Hospital, Nedlands, Australia
    Int J Nurs Pract 5:72-7. 1999
  4. ncbi Ethics meetings in support of good nursing care: some practice-based thoughts
    Bernadette Dierckx de Casterle
    Centre for Health Services and Nursing Research, Faculty of Medicine, Catholic University of Leuven, Belgium
    Nurs Ethics 9:612-22. 2002
  5. pmc Successful implementation of new technologies in nursing care: a questionnaire survey of nurse-users
    Anke J E de Veer
    The Netherlands Institute for Health Services Research, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    BMC Med Inform Decis Mak 11:67. 2011
  6. ncbi Nursing home characteristics and potentially preventable hospitalizations of long-stay residents
    Orna Intrator
    Center for Gerontology and Health Care Research, Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island 02912, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 52:1730-6. 2004
  7. ncbi Nursing activities score
    Dinis Reis Miranda
    University Hospital Groningen, The Netherlands
    Crit Care Med 31:374-82. 2003
  8. ncbi Rationing home-based nursing care: professional ethical implications
    Siri Tønnessen
    Department of Health and Social Sciences, Harstad University College, Harstad N 9480, Norway
    Nurs Ethics 18:386-96. 2011
  9. ncbi Associations between rationing of nursing care and inpatient mortality in Swiss hospitals
    Maria Schubert
    Faculty of Medicine, Institute of Nursing Science, University of Basel, Bernoullistr 28, Basel 4056, Switzerland
    Int J Qual Health Care 24:230-8. 2012
  10. ncbi Mortality and nursing care dependency one year after first ischemic stroke: an analysis of German statutory health insurance data
    Claudia Kemper
    University of Bremen, Bremen, Germany
    Top Stroke Rehabil 18:172-8. 2011

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  1. ncbi Dance of the call bells: using ethnography to evaluate patient satisfaction with quality of care
    Lynn Deitrick
    Department of Health Studies, Lehigh Valley Hospital and Health Network, Allentown, PA 18105
    J Nurs Care Qual 21:316-24. 2006
    ..Results of this study provided a deeper understanding of the nuances of power and control embedded within the issue of patient-caregiver communication and empowered unit staff to find solutions to the call bell problem...
  2. ncbi Understanding and measuring patients' assessment of the quality of nursing care
    Mary R Lynn
    School of Nursing, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7460, USA
    Nurs Res 56:159-66. 2007
    ..Traditionally, patients have been considered incapable of evaluating the quality of care they receive, leading to their minimal involvement...
  3. ncbi Patient satisfaction with nursing care: a measurement conundrum
    B O'Connell
    Nursing Research Unit, Sir Charles Gairdner Hospital, Nedlands, Australia
    Int J Nurs Pract 5:72-7. 1999
    ..are several theories on the types of concepts that should be measured concerning patient satisfaction with nursing care. Given the different theories of patient satisfaction, the issue of accurate measurement of this concept ..
  4. ncbi Ethics meetings in support of good nursing care: some practice-based thoughts
    Bernadette Dierckx de Casterle
    Centre for Health Services and Nursing Research, Faculty of Medicine, Catholic University of Leuven, Belgium
    Nurs Ethics 9:612-22. 2002
    ..the role of nurses in ethics meetings and the way in which ethics meetings can function as a catalyst for good nursing care. The thoughts presented are practice based; they arose from our practical experiences as nurses and ethicists ..
  5. pmc Successful implementation of new technologies in nursing care: a questionnaire survey of nurse-users
    Anke J E de Veer
    The Netherlands Institute for Health Services Research, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    BMC Med Inform Decis Mak 11:67. 2011
    A growing number of new technologies are becoming available within nursing care that can improve the quality of care, reduce costs, or enhance working conditions...
  6. ncbi Nursing home characteristics and potentially preventable hospitalizations of long-stay residents
    Orna Intrator
    Center for Gerontology and Health Care Research, Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island 02912, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 52:1730-6. 2004
    ....
  7. ncbi Nursing activities score
    Dinis Reis Miranda
    University Hospital Groningen, The Netherlands
    Crit Care Med 31:374-82. 2003
    ....
  8. ncbi Rationing home-based nursing care: professional ethical implications
    Siri Tønnessen
    Department of Health and Social Sciences, Harstad University College, Harstad N 9480, Norway
    Nurs Ethics 18:386-96. 2011
    The purpose of this study was to investigate nurses' decisions about priorities in home-based nursing care. Qualitative research interviews were conducted with 17 nurses in home-based care...
  9. ncbi Associations between rationing of nursing care and inpatient mortality in Swiss hospitals
    Maria Schubert
    Faculty of Medicine, Institute of Nursing Science, University of Basel, Bernoullistr 28, Basel 4056, Switzerland
    Int J Qual Health Care 24:230-8. 2012
    To explore the relationship between inpatient mortality and implicit rationing of nursing care, the quality of nurse work environments and the patient-to-nurse staffing ratio in Swiss acute care hospitals.
  10. ncbi Mortality and nursing care dependency one year after first ischemic stroke: an analysis of German statutory health insurance data
    Claudia Kemper
    University of Bremen, Bremen, Germany
    Top Stroke Rehabil 18:172-8. 2011
    Aphasia, dementia, and depression are important and common neurological and neuropsychological disorders after ischemic stroke. We estimated the frequency of these comorbidities and their impact on mortality and nursing care dependency.
  11. ncbi Do staffing levels predict missed nursing care?
    Beatrice J Kalisch
    University of Michigan School of Nursing, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    Int J Qual Health Care 23:302-8. 2011
    To examine whether actual nurse staffing predicts missed nursing care, controlling for other unit characteristics.
  12. ncbi Measuring the intensity of nursing care: making use of the Belgian Nursing Minimum Data Set
    Walter Sermeus
    Center for Health Services and Nursing Research, Catholic University Leuven, Belgium
    Int J Nurs Stud 45:1011-21. 2008
    ..It was developed for the measurement of nursing care in acute hospitals...
  13. pmc Facilitated patient experience feedback can improve nursing care: a pilot study for a phase III cluster randomised controlled trial
    Rachel Reeves
    School of Health and Social Care, University of Greenwich, London SE9 2UG, UK
    BMC Health Serv Res 13:259. 2013
    ..fulfilled government promises of widespread improvements in patients' experiences, and media reports of poor nursing care in NHS hospitals are increasingly common...
  14. ncbi Patient compliance and satisfaction with nursing care during delivery and recovery
    Lisa Perla
    Post Partum and Well Baby Nursery, California Pacific Medical Center, San Francisco, California, USA
    J Nurs Care Qual 16:60-6. 2002
    Quality of nursing care can be measured by patient satisfaction within a health care institution. Patient satisfaction incorporates the needs of the patients and the goals of their healthcare provider...
  15. pmc Nurse-based case management for aged patients with myocardial infarction: study protocol of a randomized controlled trial
    Inge Kirchberger
    Institute of Epidemiology, Helmholtz Zentrum Munchen, German Research Center for Environmental Health, Neuherberg, Germany
    BMC Geriatr 10:29. 2010
    ..The programme is expected to influence patient readmission, mortality and quality of life, and thus to reduce health care costs compared with usual care. In this paper the study protocol is described...
  16. ncbi Factors affecting the quality of nursing care: the patient's perspective
    V F Irurita
    School of Nursing, Curtin University of Technology, Perth, Australia
    Int J Nurs Pract 5:86-94. 1999
    The study described in this paper explored the adult patient's perspective of quality nursing care in acute-care hospital settings in Western Australia...
  17. ncbi Missed nursing care, staffing, and patient falls
    Beatrice J Kalisch
    School of Nursing, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109, USA
    J Nurs Care Qual 27:6-12. 2012
    ..This study tested the mediating effect of missed nursing care on the relationship of staffing levels (hours per patient day [HPPD]) and patient falls...
  18. ncbi Hindrance for patient participation in nursing care
    Monika J M Sahlsten
    Institute of Nursing, Health Care Pedagogics, The Sahlgrenska Academy at Goteborg University, Goteborg, Sweden
    Scand J Caring Sci 19:223-9. 2005
    ..In nursing care situations, the degree to which a patient participates depends on the nursing staff...
  19. ncbi Patient satisfaction with nursing care: a concept analysis within a nursing framework
    Debra Wagner
    Barry University, Miami Shores, Florida, USA
    J Adv Nurs 65:692-701. 2009
    This paper is a report of a concept analysis of patient satisfaction with nursing care.
  20. ncbi Patient participation in nursing care from a patient perspective: a Grounded Theory study
    Inga E Larsson
    Institute of Health and Care Sciences, The Sahlgrenska Academy at Goteborg University, Goteborg
    Scand J Caring Sci 21:313-20. 2007
    ..Knowledge of patients' understanding of participation is of great importance for nurses in their efforts to meet patient expectations and for quality of nursing care.
  21. ncbi Patient satisfaction with nursing care in the context of health care: a literature study
    Peter Johansson
    School of Social and Health Sciences, Halmstad University, Halmstad, Sweden
    Scand J Caring Sci 16:337-44. 2002
    ..Consequently, quality work includes investigations that map out patient satisfaction with nursing care. To improve the quality of nursing care, the nurse needs to know what factors influence patient satisfaction...
  22. ncbi The critical incident technique and nursing care quality research
    J K Kemppainen
    VA Postdoctoral Nurse Fellow, VA Palo Alto Health Care System, Palo Alto, California, USA
    J Adv Nurs 32:1264-71. 2000
    ....
  23. ncbi A theory-driven approach to evaluating quality of nursing care
    Souraya Sidani
    Faculty of Nursing, University of Toronto, 50 St George Street, Toronto, Ontario M5S 3H4, Canada
    J Nurs Scholarsh 36:60-5. 2004
    To review the propositions of a theory-driven approach and to discuss its application to evaluating the quality of nursing care.
  24. ncbi Maintenance of skin integrity as a clinical indicator of nursing care
    Martha Meraviglia
    University of Texas at Austin School of Nursing, USA
    Adv Skin Wound Care 15:24-9. 2002
    To assess maintenance of skin integrity in hospitalized patients as a clinical indicator of quality nursing care.
  25. ncbi Inadequate nursing care in an emergency care unit in Sweden. Lack of a holistic perspective
    Maria Nystrom
    Ersta Skondal University College, Department of Health Sciences, Stockholm, Sweden
    J Holist Nurs 20:403-17. 2002
    The aim of this case study has been to analyze factors that hinder the provision of adequate nursing care in one emergency care unit (ECU)...
  26. ncbi [Need for help and nursing care in the elderly of the new German territories: results of a Leipzig long-term study of the elderly population (LEILA75+)]
    H U Wilms
    , Germany
    Z Gerontol Geriatr 34:348-55. 2001
    ..As a consequence and although more disabled, elderly seem to stay longer under community-dwelling living conditions and move even more disabled into an institutionalized form of living...
  27. ncbi Relationship of nurses' assessment of organizational culture, job satisfaction, and patient satisfaction with nursing care
    Huey Ming Tzeng
    Department of Nursing, I Shou University, Kaohsiung, Taiwan
    Int J Nurs Stud 39:79-84. 2002
    ..inpatient satisfaction with information about home care and follow-up, and general inpatient satisfaction with nursing care. A conceptual path model was tested using a secondary data analysis research design...
  28. ncbi Factors influencing best-practice guideline implementation: lessons learned from administrators, nursing staff, and project leaders
    Jenny Ploeg
    School of Nursing, McMaster University, Hamilton, ON, Canada
    Worldviews Evid Based Nurs 4:210-9. 2007
    ..A sound understanding of barriers and facilitators is critical for development of effective and targeted guideline implementation strategies...
  29. ncbi Meeting ethical challenges in acute nursing care as narrated by registered nurses
    Venke Sørlie
    Orebro University Hospital, Sweden
    Nurs Ethics 12:133-42. 2005
    ..They therefore demand very high standards of themselves in their interactions with their patients. They create demands on themselves that they believe to be identical to those expected by patients...
  30. ncbi Development of indicators to assess the quality of nursing care in Thailand
    Wipada Kunaviktikul
    Faculty of Nursing, Chiang Mai University, Chiang Mai, Thailand
    Nurs Health Sci 7:273-80. 2005
    In Thailand, quality of nursing care has been defined. The next step is to determine how to measure quality...
  31. ncbi Proposing indicators for the development of nursing care quality in Iran
    M Pazargadi
    Shaheed Beheshti Medical Sciences University, Tehran, Iran
    Int Nurs Rev 55:399-406. 2008
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  32. ncbi 'If it is not recorded, it has not been done!'? consistency between nursing records and observed nursing care in an Italian hospital
    Maria Grazia De Marinis
    University Campus Bio Medico, 200 00128 Rome, Italy
    J Clin Nurs 19:1544-52. 2010
    ..The aim of this study is to evaluate the consistency between the care given to patients and that documented, by comparing care observations with nursing records and describing which interventions were reported and which were omitted...
  33. ncbi Understanding the importance of values and moral attitudes in nursing care in preserving human dignity
    Dagfinn Nåden
    Oslo University College, Faculty of Nursing, Oslo, Norway
    Nurs Sci Q 17:86-91. 2004
    ..One main finding of this nursing investigation based on the caring perspective was that values and a thoroughly moral attitude and demeanor are central when nursing becomes an art...
  34. ncbi Quality nursing care in the words of nurses
    Linda Maas Burhans
    North Carolina Board of Nursing and Adjunct Faculty, East Carolina University College of Nursing, Wilson, NC, USA
    J Adv Nurs 66:1689-97. 2010
    This paper is a report of a study of the meaning of quality nursing care for practising nurses.
  35. ncbi Strain in nursing care of people with dementia: nurses' experience in Australia, Sweden and United Kingdom
    Anna Karin Edberg
    Department of Health Sciences, Vårdal Institute, Lund University, Sweden
    Aging Ment Health 12:236-43. 2008
    ..The aim of this study was to explore nurses' experience of strain in dementia care...
  36. ncbi Patient satisfaction with nursing care at a university hospital in Turkey
    O Uzun
    Department of Surgical Diseases Nursing, Ataturk University College of Nursing, Erzurum, Turkey
    J Nurs Care Qual 16:24-33. 2001
    ..Patients' satisfaction and their expectations of care are valid indicators of quality nursing care. This article reports the results of a survey patient satisfaction with nursing care, administered by interview ..
  37. ncbi Care as a matter of courage: vulnerability, suffering and ethical formation in nursing care
    Charlotte B Thorup
    Aalborg Hospital, Aarhus University Hospital, Aarhus, Denmark
    Scand J Caring Sci 26:427-35. 2012
    ..Courage thus seems to play a significant role in nurses' ability to engage in care. Nurses' own vulnerability, suffering and sore points seem to shape their courage...
  38. ncbi Measuring nursing care and compassion: the McDonaldised nurse?
    A Bradshaw
    Oxford Brookes University, School of Health and Social Care, Oxford, UK
    J Med Ethics 35:465-8. 2009
    In June 2008 the UK government, supported by the Royal College of Nursing, stated that nursing care would be measured for compassion...
  39. ncbi Patients' perceptions of nursing care in the hospital setting
    Lee A Schmidt
    Assistant Professor, School of Nursing, University of Miami, Coral Gables, Florida 33143, USA
    J Adv Nurs 44:393-9. 2003
    Patient satisfaction and patient satisfaction with nursing care data are routinely collected as an indicator of the quality of services delivered...
  40. ncbi A pilot study of specialized nursing care for home health patients
    Carol A Baer
    Center for Telemedicine, Partners Healthcare Inc, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    J Telemed Telecare 10:342-5. 2004
    ..75 to 0.81). The results of the pilot study are encouraging and suggest that Web-based communication can improve the quality of care for patients with leg wounds and reduce costs...
  41. ncbi Nursing care of inpatients with borderline personality disorder
    Ann R Bland
    Eastern Kentucky University, Richmond, KY, USA
    Perspect Psychiatr Care 43:204-12. 2007
    This paper reviews the current literature on the nursing care of inpatients with borderline personality disorder (BPD)...
  42. ncbi Does patient satisfaction contribute to nursing care quality?
    Naomi E Ervin
    School of Nursing, Eastern Michigan University, Ypsilanti, Michigan 48197, USA
    J Nurs Adm 36:126-30. 2006
    ..What actually do the results of patient satisfaction surveys tell us about the quality of nursing care? The purpose of this article is to provide a discussion about patient satisfaction and nursing care...
  43. ncbi A comparison of patient care units with high versus low levels of missed nursing care
    Beatrice J Kalisch
    Titus Distinguished Professor of Nursing and Director, Nursing Business and Health Systems, School of Nursing, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA
    Health Care Manage Rev 37:320-8. 2012
    In a previous study, the nursing staff on 110 patient care units in 10 hospitals participated in a quantitative study of missed nursing care.
  44. ncbi Emergency nurses' experience with violence: does it affect nursing care of battered women?
    Margaret Rivero Early
    Oakland University, Rochester, Mich, USA
    J Emerg Nurs 28:199-204. 2002
    To determine what effect nurses' experience of interpersonal violence had on proposed nursing care of battered women ED patients.
  45. ncbi Operationalization of the concept of 'nursing care dependency' for use in long-term care facilities
    A Dijkstra
    Department of Nursing Sciences, University of Groningen, The Netherlands
    Aust N Z J Ment Health Nurs 7:142-51. 1998
    b>Nursing care dependency and similar terms are frequently used in nursing literature. However, their meanings are still to be adequately defined...
  46. ncbi A systems framework for evaluating nursing care quality in nursing homes
    Lynn Unruh
    Health Services Administration, Department of Health Professions, College of Health and Public Affairs, HPA 2, Room 210 L, University of Central Florida, Orlando, Florida 32816 2200, USA
    J Med Syst 28:197-214. 2004
    ..contextual components of quality with structure, structure with process, and process with outcomes, focusing on nursing care quality. Intrastructural relationships and feedback mechanisms are also modeled...
  47. ncbi Discrepancy between patients' perspectives, staff's documentation and reflections on basic nursing care
    L Adamsen
    University Hospitals Centre for Nursing and Care Research, Rigshospitalet, Blegdamsvej 9, afsn 7331, DK 2100 Copenhagen, Denmark
    Scand J Caring Sci 14:120-9. 2000
    In recent years, Denmark has witnessed an increasing written and oral debate concerning the quality of basic nursing care. The present study is an attempt to characterize basic nursing care in a Danish hospital by collecting data on ..
  48. ncbi Patients' perceptions of nurse staffing, nursing care, adverse events, and overall satisfaction with the hospital experience
    Lee A Schmidt
    University of Miami, School of Nursing, Coral Gables, FL, USA
    Nurs Econ 22:295-306, 291. 2004
    ..The results of a study undertaken to test a theoretical model of patients' perceptions of nurse staffing, the nursing care they receive, self-reported adverse events, and overall satisfaction with the hospital experience are presented...
  49. ncbi Cultural encounters in reflective dialogue about nursing care: a qualitative study
    Malvin Torsvik
    Faculty of Health, Nord Trondelag University College, Steinkjer, Norway
    J Adv Nurs 63:389-96. 2008
    ..This paper is a report of a study to explore how students developed reflective nursing practice through cultural encounters between students from Tanzania and Norway...
  50. ncbi Nursing care for people with frontal-lobe dementia - difficulties and possibilities
    A K Edberg
    Department of Health Sciences, Kristianstad University, Sweden
    Int Psychogeriatr 20:361-74. 2008
    b>Nursing care for people with dementia diseases affecting the frontal lobes places special demands on staff, but there is little information available about how best to tailor nursing care...
  51. ncbi Evaluation of patient satisfaction with nursing care: quantitative or qualitative approach?
    Anastasios Merkouris
    Nursing Education Department, Evangelismos Hospital, 2, Alopis St, 11853 Athens, Greece
    Int J Nurs Stud 41:355-67. 2004
    ..along with the feasibility, applicability and relative merits of paradigm triangulation in the field of nursing care quality by conducting, concurrently, a quantitative and a qualitative study of patient satisfaction...
  52. pmc Variations in nursing care quality across hospitals
    Robert J Lucero
    Center for Evidence Based Practice in the Underserved, Columbia University, New York, USA
    J Adv Nurs 65:2299-310. 2009
    Variations in nursing care quality across hospitals.
  53. pmc Hospital variation in missed nursing care
    Beatrice J Kalisch
    University of Michigan, School of Nursing, Ann Arbor, USA
    Am J Med Qual 26:291-9. 2011
    Quality of nursing care across hospitals is variable, and this variation can result in poor patient outcomes. One aspect of quality nursing care is the amount of necessary care that is omitted...
  54. ncbi Nurses' perceptions of their documentation experiences in a computerized nursing care planning system
    Ting Ting Lee
    National Taipei College of Nursing, Taipei, Taiwan
    J Clin Nurs 15:1376-82. 2006
    To explore how the content design of a computerized nursing care plan affects nurses' perceptions of their documentation experience, specifically in making care plans.
  55. ncbi The PARIHS framework--a framework for guiding the implementation of evidence-based practice
    Jo Rycroft-Malone
    Royal College of Nursing Institute, Oxford, United Kingdom
    J Nurs Care Qual 19:297-304. 2004
  56. pmc Nurse staffing and postsurgical adverse events: an analysis of administrative data from a sample of U.S. hospitals, 1990-1996
    Christine Kovner
    Division of Nursing, School of Education, New York University, New York 10003 6677, USA
    Health Serv Res 37:611-29. 2002
    To examine the impact of nurse staffing on selected adverse events hypothesized to be sensitive to nursing care between 1990 and 1996, after controlling for hospital characteristics.
  57. ncbi Patient safety culture in nursing: a dimensional concept analysis
    Xianqiong Feng
    Marquette University College of Nursing, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA
    J Adv Nurs 63:310-9. 2008
    ..This paper is a report of a dimensional concept analysis of patient safety culture in nursing...
  58. ncbi [Rehabilitation instead of nursing care. Current state and future demand of geriatric rehabilitation]
    W Von Renteln-Kruse
    Medizinisch Geriatrische Klinik, Albertinen Haus, Zentrum für Geriatrie und Gerontologie, Wissenschaftliche Einrichtung an der Universität Hamburg, Sellhopsweg 18 22, 22459, Hamburg, Deutschland
    Bundesgesundheitsblatt Gesundheitsforschung Gesundheitsschutz 54:489-95. 2011
    In Germany, the term "rehabilitation instead of nursing care" represents an established legal claim and is also an imperative part within the general concept of comprehensive healthcare provision, reflecting the ongoing demographic and ..
  59. ncbi [Intuitive knowledge in nursing care]
    Alcione Leite da Silva
    Depto de Enfermagem e Pós Graduação em Enfermagem, UFSC
    Rev Bras Enferm 56:7-11. 2003
    ..study in a descriptive exploratory approach with the purpose to characterize the intuitive knowledge in nursing care. The qualitative data were generated through semi-structured interviews with 87 nursing professionals...
  60. ncbi Quality nursing care as perceived by nurses and patients in a Chinese hospital
    Shi Hong Zhao
    Department of Neurosurgery I, Second Affiliated Hospital of Harbin Medical University, Hei Longjiang, China
    J Clin Nurs 18:1722-8. 2009
    To explore and compare nurses and patients perceptions of quality nursing care.
  61. ncbi Emotional labour and the clinical settings of nursing care: the perspectives of nurses in East London
    Benjamin Gray
    CCCU, 6B Park Road, Wivenhoe, Essex, UK
    Nurse Educ Pract 9:253-61. 2009
    ....
  62. ncbi Patient participation in nursing care: towards a concept clarification from a nurse perspective
    Monika J M Sahlsten
    Institute of Nursing, Health and Care Sciences, The Sahlgrenska Academy at Goteborg University, Goteborg, Sweden
    J Clin Nurs 16:630-7. 2007
    The aim of this study was to investigate the meanings of the concept of patient participation in nursing care from a nurse perspective.
  63. pmc Decision support for patient preference-based care planning: effects on nursing care and patient outcomes
    C M Ruland
    Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio, USA
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 6:304-12. 1999
    ....
  64. ncbi Organizational factors, nurses' job satisfaction, and patient satisfaction with nursing care
    S Kangas
    Georgia State University, Atlanta, USA
    J Nurs Adm 29:32-42. 1999
    ..differences and relationships among the job satisfaction of registered nurses, patient satisfaction with nursing care, nursing care delivery models, organizational structure, and organizational culture...
  65. ncbi Connection: an exploration of spirituality in nursing care
    B Golberg
    The Nightingale Institute, King s College London, England
    J Adv Nurs 27:836-42. 1998
    This paper aims to explore the meaning of spirituality in relation to nursing care using concept synthesis...
  66. ncbi Implications of Medicare reimbursement changes related to inpatient nursing care quality
    John M Welton
    College of Nursing, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    J Nurs Adm 38:325-30. 2008
    ..The author examines the effects of the new payment policy on inpatient nursing care and addresses ways to improve quality and minimize financial impacts to hospitals.
  67. ncbi Professional nurses' opinion on research and research utilization for promoting quality nursing care in selected teaching hospitals in Nigeria
    Bola Ofi
    Department of Nursing, College of Medicine, University of Ibadan, Oyo State, Nigeria
    Int J Nurs Pract 14:243-55. 2008
    ..Nursing services managers and educators should promote better research education focusing on practitioners' knowledge/experience and attitudes towards research...
  68. ncbi Evaluation of patient records as part of developing a nursing care classification
    Oili Karkkainen
    Development Manager, Helsinki University Central Hospital, POB 100, Finland
    J Clin Nurs 12:198-205. 2003
    The aim of the study was to evaluate the content of nursing care records and the usefulness of the instrument used for their evaluation. The evaluation involved 70 patient records from seven acute special care inpatient units...
  69. ncbi Describing an episode of home nursing care for elderly postsurgical cancer patients
    Linda C Hughes
    School of Nursing, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, 77555 1029, USA
    Nurs Res 51:110-8. 2002
    ..While studies have documented the beneficial effect of home care for cancer patients, the actual interventions implemented during these studies have not been well described...
  70. ncbi Nurses' and patients' perceptions of expert palliative nursing care
    Bridget Johnston
    Strathcarron Hospice, Stirlingshire, UK
    J Adv Nurs 54:700-9. 2006
    ..This paper reports a study of the perceptions of patients and nurses of palliative care and, in particular, the concept of the expert palliative nurse...
  71. ncbi Understanding the views of parents of children with special needs about the nursing care their child receives when in hospital: a qualitative study
    Mark Avis
    School of Nursing, University of Nottingham, Nottingham, UK
    J Child Health Care 12:7-17. 2008
    ..the original diagnosis; communication with staff; nurse-parent relationships; and perceptions of nurses and nursing care. It concludes that parents experience some difficulties in developing a trusting relationship with the nurses ..
  72. ncbi Cancer patients' decision-making regarding treatment and nursing care
    Carita Sainio
    Health Care Region of Helsinki and Uusimaa, HUCH Cancer Center, Helsinki, Finland
    J Adv Nurs 41:250-60. 2003
    ..Patient participation in decision-making has produced many debates among health care professionals. The research evidence concerning patient participation in decision-making is not clear, and shows conflicting results...
  73. ncbi Effects of nursing rounds: on patients' call light use, satisfaction, and safety
    Christine M Meade
    Alliance for Health Care Research, Studer Group, Gulf Breeze, FL, USA
    Am J Nurs 106:58-70; quiz 70-1. 2006
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  74. ncbi Best practice updates for nursing care in weight loss surgery
    Ann T Mulligan
    Department of Nursing, Newton Wellesley Hospital, Newton, Massachusetts, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 17:895-900. 2009
    ..Key factors in patient safety include staff education, comprehensive admission assessment, patient education, careful preoperative surveillance and postoperative care, and long-term discharge follow-up...
  75. ncbi MobileNurse: hand-held information system for point of nursing care
    Jinwook Choi
    Department of Biomedical Engineering, College of Medicine, Seoul National University, 28 Yongon Dong, Seoul 110 799, South Korea
    Comput Methods Programs Biomed 74:245-54. 2004
    ..of which performs: (1) patient information management; (2) medical order check; (3) nursing recording; and (4) nursing care plan. MobileNurse provides easy input interface and various outputs for nursing records...
  76. ncbi Relationship between nursing interventions and outcome achievement in acute care settings
    Diane Doran
    Faculty of Nursing, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada
    Res Nurs Health 29:61-70. 2006
    ..The results demonstrate that nurses can use MDS and TSCS data on patient outcomes to gain insight into the effectiveness of their interventions...
  77. ncbi The universe of developmental care: a new conceptual model for application in the neonatal intensive care unit
    Sharyn Gibbins
    Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre, Toronto, ON, Canada
    Adv Neonatal Care 8:141-7. 2008
    ..The components of the model and its theoretical underpinnings, its practical application and direction for future clinical practice, education, and research are presented...
  78. ncbi A psychometric analysis of the patient satisfaction with nursing care quality questionnaire: an actionable approach to measuring patient satisfaction
    Heather Spence Laschinger
    School of Nursing, University of Western Ontario, London, Ontario, Canada
    J Nurs Care Qual 20:220-30. 2005
    Patient satisfaction with nursing care quality is an important indicator of the quality of care provided in hospitals...
  79. ncbi Intensive nursing care of kwashiorkor in Malawi
    M J Manary
    Department of Paediatrics, College of Medicine, University of Malawi
    Acta Paediatr 89:203-7. 2000
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine whether improved case management with intensive nursing care could lower this case fatality rate...
  80. ncbi Patient satisfaction with nursing care: a multilevel analysis
    Angelo Aiello
    Rush University, Chicago, Illinois, USA
    Qual Manag Health Care 12:187-90. 2003
    Although prior research has suggested that satisfaction with nursing care is affected by multilevel factors (e.g...
  81. ncbi Role of the organization in translating research into evidence-based practice
    Cheryl B Stetler
    Outcomes Manag 7:97-103; quiz 104-5. 2003
    ..In light of supportive translation research and evaluation, it emphasizes the role of culture, capacity, and infrastructure as integral to the long-term, sustained success of such efforts...
  82. ncbi Ensuring excellence: an investigation of the issues that impact on the registered nurse providing residential care to older Australians
    Julianne Cheek
    Centre for Research into Nursing and Health Care, University of South Australia, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
    Int J Nurs Pract 9:103-11. 2003
    ..The final recommendations were developed with key stakeholders in terms of language, intention and ranked order, and are included in full...
  83. ncbi What is the role of nondrug methods in the nursing care of patients with acute pain?
    Margo McCaffery
    Pain Manag Nurs 3:77-80. 2002
  84. ncbi Professional assessment of optimal nursing care intensity level. A new method for resource allocation as an alternative to classical time studies
    L Fagerström
    Vaasa Central Hospital, Vaasa, Finland
    Scand J Caring Sci 14:97-104. 2000
    In the article a new method is presented for allocation of staff resources, 'Professional Assessment of Optimal Nursing Care Intensity Level' (PAONCIL)...
  85. ncbi Development of quality of nursing care in Thailand
    W Kunaviktikul
    Faculty of Nursing, Chiang Mai University, Chiang Mai, Thailand
    J Adv Nurs 36:776-84. 2001
    In Thailand there is a need to establish definitions of quality of nursing care and to determine how it is measured. There is an urgent need to focus more closely on indicators of nursing quality...
  86. ncbi Effects of the implementation of the Resident Assessment Instrument on gaps between perceived needs and nursing care supply for nursing home residents in the Netherlands
    C C Holtkamp
    Department of Nursing and Caring Research, Netherlands Institute of Health Services Research NIVEL, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Int J Nurs Stud 38:619-28. 2001
    ..the implementation of the Resident Assessment Instrument (RAI) on gaps perceived between residents' needs and nursing care received in Dutch nursing homes...
  87. ncbi Defining patient-perceived quality of nursing care
    J H Larrabee
    West Virginia University School of Nursing, West Virginia University Hospitals, Morgantown, West Virginia, USA
    J Nurs Care Qual 16:34-60; quiz 74-5. 2001
    ..This qualitative study identified good nursing care from the patient's perspective, using a convenience sample of 199 hospitalized adult patients in a public ..
  88. ncbi A model for evaluating the context of nursing care delivery
    Janet Houser
    Department of Health Services, Administration and Management, Regis University, Denver, CO 80221, USA
    J Nurs Adm 33:39-47. 2003
    ..These results provide administrators with actionable recommendations that can be used to reduce the demands on nursing staff...
  89. ncbi White coat hypertension and nursing care
    Leila M Alves
    Departamento de Enfermagem Geral e Especializada, Escola de Enfermagem Ribeirão Preto, Universidade de São Paulo Av Bandeirantes, 3900, 14040 902, Ribeirao Preto, S P, Brasil
    Can J Cardiovasc Nurs 13:29-34. 2003
    ....
  90. ncbi Technology and humane nursing care: (ir)reconcilable or invented difference?
    A Barnard
    School of Nursing, Queensland University of Technology, Australia
    J Adv Nurs 34:367-75. 2001
    ..It argues the need for reconciliation of presumed tension(s) between technology and person focused care and the need to reconsider our ways of understanding the relations between technology and nursing...
  91. ncbi Personal contemporary observations of nursing care in Saudi Arabia
    Faisal H Aboul-Enein
    University of Texas Health Science Center, Schools of Public Health and Nursing, University of Texas, Houston, Texas, USA
    Int J Nurs Pract 8:228-30. 2002
    Observations were made of the Saudi Arabian health-care delivery system, in regards to nursing care and the relationship between service provider and client...
  92. ncbi What characterises nursing care? A hermeneutical philosophical inquiry
    Kitt I Austgard
    Lovisenberg Diaconal University College, Oslo, Norway
    Scand J Caring Sci 22:314-9. 2008
    The aim of this study was to identify some common characteristics associated with nursing care based on the historical text by the nursing pioneer, Rikke Nissen, and the modern philosophy of care, principally that of Kari M. Martinsen...
  93. ncbi Nursing care at night: an evaluation using the Night Nursing Care Instrument
    Magnus Oléni
    School of Social and Health Sciences, Halmstad University, Halmstad, Sweden
    J Adv Nurs 47:25-32. 2004
    Night nurses carry overall nursing responsibility for approximately half the time that patients spend in hospital. However, there is a paucity of literature that focuses on nursing care provided at night.
  94. ncbi Satisfied patients are also vulnerable patients--narratives from an acute care ward
    Venke Sørlie
    Institute of Nursing and Health Sciences, University of Oslo, Oslo, Norway
    J Clin Nurs 15:1240-6. 2006
    ..To illuminate the experience of being a patient and cared for in an acute care ward...
  95. ncbi Missed nursing care: a qualitative study
    Beatrice J Kalisch
    School of Nursing, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    J Nurs Care Qual 21:306-13; quiz 314-5. 2006
    The purpose of this study was to determine nursing care regularly missed on medical-surgical units and reasons for missed care...
  96. ncbi It's the action that counts
    Jane Salvage
    Nurs Stand 20:20-3. 2006
    ..The third article in our Heart of Nursing series examines how the expression of caring feelings is socially and culturally constructed...
  97. ncbi Nursing presence, patient satisfaction, and the bottom line
    Jennie Godkin
    Department of Nursing, College of Arts and Sciences, Lamar University, Beaumont, TX, USA
    J Hosp Mark Public Relations 14:15-33. 2002
    ..Nursing presence is defined. The Nursing Presence Grid matches the various dimensions of nursing presence with various courses of action thought to attain nursing presence. An explanation of how the model might be applied is presented...
  98. ncbi Japanese patients' descriptions of "the good nurse": personal involvement and professionalism
    Shigeko Izumi
    Oregon Health and Science University School of Nursing, Portland, USA
    ANS Adv Nurs Sci 29:E14-26. 2006
    ..The findings described the good nurse for Japanese nursing care recipients and delineated their expectations of her or him...
  99. ncbi Nurse-to-patient ratios
    Robert Kaestner
    Health Aff (Millwood) 25:882-3. 2006
  100. ncbi Factors associated with the time nurses spend at the bedsides of seriously ill patients with poor prognoses
    Daniel P Sulmasy
    John J Conley Department of Ethics, St Vincent s Manhattan, New York, New York 10011, USA
    Med Care 41:458-66. 2003
    ..Little is known about the time health professionals spend with inpatients that are close to the end of life...
  101. ncbi Communication enhancement: nurse and patient satisfaction outcomes in a complex continuing care facility
    Katherine McGilton
    Department of Research, Toronto Rehabilitation Institute, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Adv Nurs 54:35-44. 2006
    ..This paper presents an evaluation of a communication enhancement intervention on staff and patients in a complex continuing care facility...

Research Grants61

  1. Anytime, Anyplace Learning for Critical Care
    Pamela Jeffries; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..The core content will include principles, nursing care management, and critical thinking skills...
  2. Internet Telehealth for Pediatric Asthma Case Management
    David Gustafson; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Wisconsin's Pediatric Asthma Clinical Research Program, will test whether and how a Web-based telehealth nursing care support system can increase asthma symptom-free days and adherence to asthma controller medication of children, ..
  3. Quality of Nursing Care for Hospitalized Patients with Advanced Illness
    Shigeko Izumi; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..provided by applicant): This study's long-term objective is to improve the quality of in-hospital nursing care for patients with advanced-stage illness...
  4. ALTERNATIVE METHODS FOR CLINICAL RESEARCH
    Souraya Sidani; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..This data set will permit the conduct of simulation-type analyses to identify the contribution of the methodological and conceptual factors to the validity of conclusions in clinical research. ..
  5. A New Measure of Nursing Home Care Quality
    Marilyn Rantz; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..abstract_text> ..
  6. Family Health After Predictive HD Testing
    Janet Williams; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..This study will document the health care needs of family members of persons who receive a positive result from presymptomatic gene testing for an inherited degenerative neurologic disease. ..
  7. Multilevel Intervention to Improve Nursing Home Outcomes
    Marilyn Rantz; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Based on our recently completed NINR-funded study, "Nursing Care Processes, Outcomes and Cost in Nursing Homes" (1998-2003, Rantz, PI), we have designed a randomized, two-group,..
  8. Testing a Model of Quality Care in Home Health
    Mary Lynn; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..abstract_text> ..
  9. Technology to Automatically Detect Early Signs of Illness in Senior Housing
    Marilyn J Rantz; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Subjects will not use any expensive telehealth equipment or wear any devices. We propose to use this information to detect changes in health status which could indicate an impending acute illness or exacerbation of chronic illness. ..
  10. DyNADS: A Dynamic Network Analysis Decision Support Tool for Nurse Managers
    Joyce A Verran; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..3. Evaluate DyNADS'validity, scalability, and usefulness through a field test. 4. Evaluate the feasibility of implementing DyNADS or nursing units. ..
  11. NURSING CDROM ON ETHICAL ISSUES OF GENETIC TESTING
    Janet Williams; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..Increased knowledge of ethical aspects of genetic testing will enable professional nurses to incorporate this knowledge into their professional nursing roles. ..
  12. Nurse Staffing and Adverse Events on Inpatient Units
    EILEEN LAKE; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..This study will strengthen the evidence base on how nurse staffing patterns and practice environments support the quality and safety of patient care. ..
  13. EBP Leadership Summit: Improving health outcomes for high risk children and teens
    Bernadette Melnyk; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..S. to improve health outcomes for our nation's children and adolescents. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  14. Improving Adherence to Antiretroviral Therapy
    Judith Erlen; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..A similar approach will be used for the secondary aims examining intervention effect on clinical response and quality of life. Exploratory aims will be examined using structural equation modeling. ..
  15. Custom Computer Support: Home Care of CABG Patients
    Patricia Brennan; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Key outcome variables include patient and nurse satisfaction with care, patient self-management, 30-day readmission rate and nurse workload. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  16. Conceptualizing Mental Health Interventions
    Carol Whitlatch; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..S. with the assistance of disease-specific organizations and other targeted national organizations serving practitioners, researchers, and policy makers. ..
  17. A Practice-Based Research Network for Improvement Science
    Kathleen R Stevens; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..priorities;yet insufficient progress has been made in quality improvement science, particularly focusing on nursing care processes in the hospital setting...
  18. Oncology Nursing Education in End of Life Care
    Betty Ferrell; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..The 9 content areas of the curriculum are nursing care at EOL, pain management, symptom management, ethical issues, culture, communication, grief/loss and bereavement,..
  19. Mitochondrial Genetics of Recovery After Brain Injury
    Yvette Conley; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ....
  20. Predicting Clostridium difficile infection: Preoperative risk factors
    GRETA L KRAPOHL; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..This research proposes a strategy to prevent CDI and improve patient outcomes by heightening the ability to identify the most vulnerable patients and target preventative intervention. ..
  21. Biobehavioral Cardiovascular Health Promotion Intervention in a State Prison Syst
    Debra K Moser; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Effective management of cardiovascular risk factors could improve the health of inmates both while incarcerated and once released, and reduce the substantial personal and societal burden of cardiovascular disease. ..
  22. Death in the PICU/NICU: Parent and Family Functioning
    JoAnne M Youngblut; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Research in this area is crucial so that health care professionals can identify parents and families at risk for poor outcomes and target them for early intervention to prevent or minimize undesirable effects. ..
  23. A Computer-Based Parent/Adolescent HIV Communication Intervention for Latinos
    Antonia Villarruel; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..This is an important effort in reducing HIV sexual risk for Latino adolescents. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  24. RCT to evaluate guidelines for acute rhinosinusitis
    Jane Garbutt; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..In addition, knowledge gained from this research could be used to decrease the inappropriate use of antibiotics. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  25. Strategies for Airway Management & Prevention Endotracheal Tube Cuff Intervention
    MARY SOLE; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  26. Billing Based Measures of Nursing Home Medical Staff Organization
    Orna Intrator; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..The project will test the developed measures comparing to survey responses of medical directors, and to hospitalization and ER use experiences of residents in NHs. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  27. Biobehavioral Intervention in Heart Failure
    Debra Moser; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..Biofeedback-relaxation training for patients with heart failure may have potential long-term clinical benefits and may serve as an important adjunct to pharmacologic therapy. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  28. The Genetic Basis of a Disease Free Model of Aging
    Yvette Conley; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..This is the first study to propose to use lens transparency as a continuous, quantitative measure of the human aging process that will be suitable for genetic linkage and gene identification. ..
  29. Health Information Technology Value in Rural Hospitals
    Marcia Ward; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..The toolkits will facilitate rural hospitals' ability to utilize current and emerging evidence to guide HIT investment and implementation decisions that fit their particular healthcare environment. ..
  30. Interventions and Quality of Life in Cancer and AIDS
    DEBORAH SHERMAN; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..Pearson correlations or one-way ANOVAs will be used to examine the relationship of contextual/demographic factors to quality of life and interventions provided. ..
  31. COMMUNITY-SITE CORONARY RISK CONTROL IN BLACK FAMILIES
    Diane Becker; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..Analysis will include the test of proportions achieving goals and multiple logistic regression analysis predicting favorable change, adjusted for intra-family clustering of baseline risk factors. ..
  32. Ventilator Weaning:Processes of Care and Communication
    MARY HAPP; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ....
  33. Outcomes of ICU Working Conditions
    Patricia Stone; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..In addition, obtaining NNIS and Medicare data creates an opportunity to explore the sensitivity and specificity of identifying NI through claims data. ..
  34. Improving Qualitative and Mixed Methods Research
    Terrie Wetle; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..abstract_text> ..
  35. Improving Outcomes of LBW Premature Infants and Parents
    Bernadette Melnyk; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ....
  36. Nurse Model in Black Families at Risk for Heart Disease
    Diane Becker; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..The study provides an unparalleled virtually first opportunity to describe CHD incidence in African Americans and to determine the impact of NURS TEAM interventions in a seriously understudied high-risk population. ..
  37. Managing Uncertainty in Childhood Cancer Survirorship
    Sheila Santacroce; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..abstract_text> ..
  38. Therapeutic communication during nursing home care
    LENE LEVY STORMS; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Thus, the CDA training would be central to the applicant's ability to develop as an independent, behavioral scientist with a specialty in provider-patient communication among older adults in long-term care settings. ..
  39. Monitoring Fidelity to Promote Research Integrity
    Sheila Santacroce; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..The results of the proposed study will be used to inform use of the adapted YACS to promote research integrity in the future development of nursing interventions to improve outcomes for people with chronic health conditions. ..
  40. A Model of Patient and Nursing Administration Outomes
    Barbara Mark; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..abstract_text> ..
  41. End of Life Nursing Education through Graduate Programs
    Betty Ferrell; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..The 9 content areas of the curriculum are nursing care at EOL, pain management, symptom management, ethical issues, culture, communication, grief/loss and bereavement,..
  42. CHILD AND FAMILY FUNCTIONING AFTER PEDIATRIC HEAD TRAUMA
    JoAnne Youngblut; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..If nursing research and care can facilitate achieving these objectives, burden on health care, educational, and family systems will be reduced. ..
  43. PATIENT AND PUBLIC EDUCATION IN CANCER PAIN MANAGEMENT
    Betty 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. ..
  44. REDUCING HIV RISK AMONG LATINO YOUTH
    Antonia Villarruel; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..abstract_text> ..
  45. Nurse Staffing, Financial Performance, Quality of Care
    Barbara Mark; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ....
  46. Nursing Home IT: Optimal Medication and Care Delivery
    Susan Horn; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Distill and summarize lessons learned about what is critical for successful implementation of HIT in nursing homes, including facilitators, barriers, and strategies to address them. ..
  47. Symptom Management, Patient-Caregiver Communication, and Outcomes in ICU
    MARY HAPP; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ....
  48. THE EFFECT OF APOE ON OUTCOMES IN TBI ADULTS
    Yvette Conley; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ....
  49. Supporting Decisions In Inherited Cancer Susceptibility
    Mary Ropka; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ....
  50. Improving Communication with NonSpeaking ICU Patients
    MARY HAPP; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Statistical analysis will involve hierarchical generalized linear modeling (HGLM) by outcome groups and planned group comparisons using linear contrasts within the context of the HGLM. ..
  51. Reducing HIV Risk among Mexican Youth
    Antonia Villarruel; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ....
  52. Nurses: Research Integrity in Clinical Trials
    Joan Liaschenko; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..abstract_text> ..
  53. Job Retention Among Home Healthcare Nurses
    CAROL ELLENBECKER; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..Knowledge of variables that contribute to job retention in home care will provide the information necessary to maintain nursing staff and assure access to quality home healthcare services. ..
  54. Rural Hospital Nursing: Environment, Effects and Evidence
    Robin Newhouse; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..b>Nursing care is directly related to quality, and is a basic essential core service for rural hospitals...
  55. Challenging Life Events in Older Persons
    TIMOTHY DAALEMAN; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..e. social support, mental health status. Secondary aims include learning how a baseline measure of patient spirituality predicts future death attitudes and discussions of advance care planning. ..
  56. Reducing Barriers to Pain and Fatigue Management
    Betty Ferrell; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ....
  57. Medication Reconciliation: A Team Approach
    Jeffrey Greenwald; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  58. Take Control of Your Blood Pressure (TCYB) Study
    Hayden Bosworth; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Based upon preliminary data, this study is expected to improve patients' management of their hypertension, decrease health care utilization and subsequently improve BP control. ..
  59. Care Planning Integrity & Nursing Home Resident Outcomes
    ROMA TAUNTON; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..The findings regarding the elements of care planning integrity that result in the most positive outcomes for residents at the lowest cost to the facility will drive the development of new strategies to improve care. ..