professional autonomy

Summary

Summary: The quality or state of being independent and self-directing, especially in making decisions, enabling professionals to exercise judgment as they see fit during the performance of their jobs.

Top Publications

  1. ncbi A disputed occupational boundary: operating theatre nurses and Operating Department Practitioners
    Stephen Timmons
    School of Nursing, University of Nottingham, Queen s Medical Centre, Nottingham
    Sociol Health Illn 26:645-66. 2004
  2. ncbi Critical care nurses' beliefs about the discharge planning process: a questionnaire survey
    Rosemary Watts
    Epworth Deakin Nursing Research Centre, Deakin University, 221 Burwood Highway, Burwood VIC 3125, Australia
    Int J Nurs Stud 43:269-79. 2006
  3. ncbi The experience of agency nurses working in a London teaching hospital
    Helen Hass
    Guy s and St Thomas Hospital Foundation Trust, Intensive Care Unit, London, UK
    Intensive Crit Care Nurs 22:144-53. 2006
  4. ncbi Advanced nursing practice in paediatric critical care
    Leanne E Llewellyn
    PICU King s College Hospital London
    Paediatr Nurs 20:30-3. 2008
  5. ncbi Peering through the barriers in GPs' explanations for declining to participate in research: the role of professional autonomy and the economy of time
    Peter Salmon
    Division of Clinical Psychology, University of Liverpool, Whelan Building, Brownlow Hill, Liverpool L69 3GB, UK
    Fam Pract 24:269-75. 2007
  6. ncbi Variations in obstetric practice in Russia: a story of professional autonomy, isolation and limited evidence
    Kirill Danishevski
    Open Health Institute, Moscow, Russian Federation
    Int J Health Plann Manage 24:161-71. 2009
  7. ncbi Professional autonomy in 21st century healthcare: nurses' accounts of clinical decision-making
    Michael Traynor
    Middlesex University, School of Health and Social Sciences, Archway Campus, Highgate Hill, London N19 5LW, United Kingdom
    Soc Sci Med 71:1506-12. 2010
  8. ncbi U.S. physician satisfaction: a systematic review
    Danielle Scheurer
    Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    J Hosp Med 4:560-8. 2009
  9. ncbi Moral distress among Norwegian doctors
    R Førde
    Section for Medical Ethics, University of Oslo, PO Box 1130 Blindern, NO0318 Oslo, Norway
    J Med Ethics 34:521-5. 2008
  10. ncbi The information sources used by community nurse prescribers
    Jason Hall
    School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences, University of Manchester, Manchester, UK
    Br J Nurs 12:810-8. 2003

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  1. ncbi A disputed occupational boundary: operating theatre nurses and Operating Department Practitioners
    Stephen Timmons
    School of Nursing, University of Nottingham, Queen s Medical Centre, Nottingham
    Sociol Health Illn 26:645-66. 2004
    ..A further unusual feature of this dispute is the fact that, unlike many attempts by managers to substitute one type of labour for another, issues of cost are relatively unimportant, as both theatre nurses and ODPs earn similar salaries...
  2. ncbi Critical care nurses' beliefs about the discharge planning process: a questionnaire survey
    Rosemary Watts
    Epworth Deakin Nursing Research Centre, Deakin University, 221 Burwood Highway, Burwood VIC 3125, Australia
    Int J Nurs Stud 43:269-79. 2006
    ..To report on the beliefs of critical care nurses with regard to the discharge planning process, in Victoria, Australia...
  3. ncbi The experience of agency nurses working in a London teaching hospital
    Helen Hass
    Guy s and St Thomas Hospital Foundation Trust, Intensive Care Unit, London, UK
    Intensive Crit Care Nurs 22:144-53. 2006
    ....
  4. ncbi Advanced nursing practice in paediatric critical care
    Leanne E Llewellyn
    PICU King s College Hospital London
    Paediatr Nurs 20:30-3. 2008
    ..However, there was support for this role and respondents confirmed the view that advanced nursing practiced would be beneficial in patient care delivery...
  5. ncbi Peering through the barriers in GPs' explanations for declining to participate in research: the role of professional autonomy and the economy of time
    Peter Salmon
    Division of Clinical Psychology, University of Liverpool, Whelan Building, Brownlow Hill, Liverpool L69 3GB, UK
    Fam Pract 24:269-75. 2007
    ..Previous reports of the reasons why practitioners decline opportunities for research participation have tended to recount the barriers that they describe as if they are objective accounts...
  6. ncbi Variations in obstetric practice in Russia: a story of professional autonomy, isolation and limited evidence
    Kirill Danishevski
    Open Health Institute, Moscow, Russian Federation
    Int J Health Plann Manage 24:161-71. 2009
    ....
  7. ncbi Professional autonomy in 21st century healthcare: nurses' accounts of clinical decision-making
    Michael Traynor
    Middlesex University, School of Health and Social Sciences, Archway Campus, Highgate Hill, London N19 5LW, United Kingdom
    Soc Sci Med 71:1506-12. 2010
    ....
  8. ncbi U.S. physician satisfaction: a systematic review
    Danielle Scheurer
    Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    J Hosp Med 4:560-8. 2009
    ..There is concern in the US about the burden and potential ramifications of dissatisfaction among physicians. The purpose of this article is to systematically review the literature on US physician satisfaction...
  9. ncbi Moral distress among Norwegian doctors
    R Førde
    Section for Medical Ethics, University of Oslo, PO Box 1130 Blindern, NO0318 Oslo, Norway
    J Med Ethics 34:521-5. 2008
    ..Medicine is full of value conflicts. Limited resources and legal regulations may place doctors in difficult ethical dilemmas and cause moral distress. Research on moral distress has so far been mainly studied in nurses...
  10. ncbi The information sources used by community nurse prescribers
    Jason Hall
    School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences, University of Manchester, Manchester, UK
    Br J Nurs 12:810-8. 2003
    ..Organizations seeking to influence evidence-based practice should consider the method of communication in addition to the message...
  11. pmc Health economics: the start of clinical freedom
    José Antonio Sacristán
    Clinical Research Department, Eli Lilly and Company, Avenida de la Industria 30, Alcobendas, 28108 Madrid, Spain
    BMC Health Serv Res 10:183. 2010
    ....
  12. ncbi Dental hygienists and therapists: how much professional autonomy do they have? How much do they want? Results from a UK survey
    S Turner
    Edinburgh Postgraduate Dental Institute, Level 4, Lauriston Building, Lauriston Place, Edinburgh, EH3 9HA
    Br Dent J 210:E16. 2011
    ..Earlier studies and policy papers suggest that greater autonomy for these groups may be a desirable workforce planning goal...
  13. ncbi Professional autonomy, collaboration with physicians, and moral distress among European intensive care nurses
    Elizabeth D E Papathanassoglou
    Cyprus University of Technology, Department of Nursing, Siakolas Centre for Health Studies, Nicosia, Cyprus
    Am J Crit Care 21:e41-52. 2012
    ..Discretionary autonomy is a key factor in enhanced patient outcomes and nurses' work satisfaction. Among nurses, insufficient autonomy can result in moral distress...
  14. ncbi Impact of practice arrangements on physicians' satisfaction
    Robert L Nixon
    University of South Florida, College of Business Administration, Department of Management and Organization, USA
    Hosp Top 81:19-25. 2003
    ..Decision making does not moderate the organizational arrangement and physicians' satisfaction relationship...
  15. ncbi Professional autonomy and job satisfaction: survey of critical care nurses in mainland Greece
    Katerina K Iliopoulou
    Hellenic Army, ICU Nurse Manager General Military Hospital, Athens, Greece
    J Adv Nurs 66:2520-31. 2010
    This paper is a report of a study conducted to describe Greek critical care nurses' views on professional autonomy and its relationship with job satisfaction and other work-related variables.
  16. pmc Are teamwork and professional autonomy compatible, and do they result in improved hospital care?
    A M Rafferty
    Centre for Policy in Nursing Research, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London WC1E 7HT Employment Research, 7 Tennis Road, Hove, East Sussex BN3 4LR, UK
    Qual Health Care 10:ii32-7. 2001
    ..Organisations should therefore be encouraged to promote nurse autonomy without fearing that it might undermine teamwork...
  17. ncbi Effectiveness of nurse prescribing: a review of the literature
    Sue Latter
    School of Nursing and Midwifery, University of Southampton, Highfield, Southampton, UK
    J Clin Nurs 13:26-32. 2004
    ..Whilst a number of research studies have been conducted on nurse prescribing, review and synthesis of the findings from these studies had not been undertaken...
  18. ncbi Does career dissatisfaction affect the ability of family physicians to deliver high-quality patient care?
    Jennifer DeVoe
    Robert Graham Center for Policy Studies in Family Practice and Primary Care, 1350 Connecticut Ave, Washington, DC, 20036, USA
    J Fam Pract 51:223-8. 2002
    ..We examined the association between FP/GP dissatisfaction and an inability to deliver high-quality care...
  19. ncbi Tracking career satisfaction and perceptions of quality among US obstetricians and gynecologists
    Richard L Kravitz
    Center for Health Services Research in Primary Care, Division of General Internal Medicine, University of California, Davis Medical Center, Sacramento, California 95817, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 102:463-70. 2003
    ....
  20. pmc Learning to prescribe - pharmacists' experiences of supplementary prescribing training in England
    Richard J Cooper
    Division of Social Research in Medicines and Health, School of Pharmacy, University of Nottingham, UK
    BMC Med Educ 8:57. 2008
    ....
  21. ncbi Preparing nurses to prescribe medicines for patients with diabetes: a national questionnaire survey
    Molly Courtenay
    School of Health and Social Care, University of Reading, UK
    J Adv Nurs 61:403-12. 2008
    ..This paper is a report of a study to examine Nurse Independent/Nurse Supplementary Prescribing for people with diabetes and the extent to which these nurses feel prepared for this role...
  22. ncbi Nurse independent prescribing and nurse supplementary prescribing practice: national survey
    Molly Courtenay
    Prescribing and Medicines Management, School of Health and Social Care, University of Reading, Reading, UK
    J Adv Nurs 61:291-9. 2008
    ..This paper is a report of a survey to provide an overview of nurse independent prescribing and nurse supplementary prescribing across the United Kingdom...
  23. ncbi Does professional autonomy protect medical futility judgments?
    Eric Gampel
    Department of Philosophy, California State University, Chico, CA 94929, USA
    Bioethics 20:92-104. 2006
    ..to refuse treatments in such a case, or be required to provide them? Most physicians seem convinced that professional autonomy protects them from being forced to provide treatments they judge mentally futile, given the lack of ..
  24. ncbi The views of patients with diabetes about nurse prescribing
    M Courtenay
    Division of Health and Social Care, University of Surrey, Guildford, UK
    Diabet Med 27:1049-54. 2010
    ..To explore the views of patients with diabetes about nurse prescribing and the perceived advantages and disadvantages...
  25. ncbi Issues in data monitoring and interim analysis of trials
    A M Grant
    Health Services Research Unit, University of Aberdeen, UK
    Health Technol Assess 9:1-238, iii-iv. 2005
    ..To address issues about data monitoring committees (DMCs) for randomised controlled trials (RCTs)...
  26. ncbi Preparing nurses to prescribe medicines for patients with dermatological conditions
    Molly Courtenay
    School of Health and Social Care, University of Reading, Reading, UK
    J Adv Nurs 55:698-707. 2006
    ..There is some evidence, however, that nurses feel ill-prepared to prescribe due to poor understanding of pharmacology, physical assessment and diagnosis...
  27. ncbi Practice nurses and clinical guidelines in a changing primary care context: an empirical study
    Stephen Harrison
    Social Policy, Department of Applied Social Science, University of Manchester, Manchester, UK
    J Adv Nurs 39:299-307. 2002
    ..Central to this process are clinical guidelines, which provide the interface between the movement towards 'evidence-based practice' and a range of government-driven policy developments in primary care...
  28. ncbi Benefits of nurse prescribing for patients in pain: nurses' views
    Karen Stenner
    School of Health and Social Care, University of Reading, UK
    J Adv Nurs 63:27-35. 2008
    ..This paper is a report of a study to explore nurses' views on the benefits of adopting the role of prescribing for patients with acute and chronic pain...
  29. ncbi Professional autonomy in Belgium
    H Nys
    Center of Biomedical Ethics and Law, Catholic University of Leuven, Belgium
    Theor Med Bioeth 21:425-39. 2000
    ..consumption and costs have prompted the state and insurance companies to take measures that limit the professional autonomy of the physicians. Access to medical education, free until 1997, is now restricted...
  30. ncbi Nurse lecturers' observations on aspects of nurse prescribing training
    Eleanor Bradley
    School of Health and Sciences, Staffordshire University, Blackheath Lane, Stafford, ST18 0AD, UK
    Nurse Educ Today 26:538-44. 2006
    ..Providing more material for potential students prior to their embarking on training would help applicants understand better what is involved and ultimately improve implementation of nurse prescribing in practice...
  31. ncbi [Ethical challenges in introducing new medical technology]
    Olaug S Lian
    Institutt for samfunnsmedisin Universitetet i Tromsø 9037 Tromsø
    Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen 123:478-81. 2003
  32. ncbi Pharmacists' changing views of their supplementary prescribing authority
    Mary P Tully
    School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences, University of Manchester, Oxford Road, Manchester, M13 9PL, UK
    Pharm World Sci 29:628-34. 2007
    ..To investigate the views and experiences of pharmacists in England before and after they registered as supplementary prescribers...
  33. ncbi Independent extended nurse prescribing for patients with skin conditions: a national questionnaire survey
    Molly Courtenay
    Prescribing and Medicines Management, School of Health and Social Care, University of Reading, Reading, UK
    J Clin Nurs 16:1247-55. 2007
    ..To examine the prescribing practices of independent extended nurse prescribers for patients with skin conditions...
  34. pmc Managed care, professional autonomy, and income: effects on physician career satisfaction
    J J Stoddard
    Center for Studying Health System Change, Washington, DC, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 16:675-84. 2001
    ..The level of career satisfaction derived by physicians from their work is a basic yet essential element in the functioning of the health care system...
  35. ncbi Effects of evidence-based treatment and consent on professional autonomy
    C D Cannavina
    Department of Restorative Dentistry, School of Clinical Surgery, University of Sheffield
    Br Dent J 188:302-6. 2000
    Recent high profile cases like Wisheart (Bristol babies) has placed healthcare professional autonomy under both ethical and legal scrutiny, reflected by the growing number of civil cases brought by the public...
  36. ncbi Benefits and challenges of nurse prescribing
    Alison E While
    Florence Nightingale School of Nursing and Midwifery, King s College London, London, UK
    J Adv Nurs 45:559-67. 2004
    ..Little research has investigated how more than 20 000 health visitor and district nurse prescribers have implemented their new role since the evaluation of the pilot sites...
  37. ncbi Effect of managed care and financing on practice constraints and career satisfaction in primary care
    Roland Sturm
    RAND, Santa Monica, Calif 90401, USA
    J Am Board Fam Pract 15:367-77. 2002
    ..Analysis was undertaken to study how managed care, practice setting, and financial arrangements affect physicians' perceived impact on their practice...
  38. ncbi Mental health nurse supplementary prescribing: experiences of mental health nurses, psychiatrists and patients
    M Jones
    Surrey and Borders Partnership NHS Trust, Leatherhead, UK
    J Adv Nurs 59:488-96. 2007
    ..This paper is a report of a study to explore the views of patients, mental health nurses and psychiatrists involved in mental health nurse supplementary prescribing...
  39. ncbi Examining the nurse practitioner role in long-term care: evaluation of a pilot project in Canada
    Paul Stolee
    School of Optometry, University of Waterloo, Ontario, Canada
    J Gerontol Nurs 32:28-36. 2006
    ..The NP role can be facilitated by clear delineation of the scope of practice, optimal NP to resident ratios, and organizational support...
  40. ncbi Why do nurses at a university hospital want to quit their jobs?
    Ann Gardulf
    The Nursing Care Research and Development Unit, Karolinska University Hospital, Huddinge, Stockholm, Sweden
    J Nurs Manag 13:329-37. 2005
    ..However, it was found that the hospital still had a 'core group' of highly motivated and dedicated nurses with an unusually high amount of mental energy left. All findings regarding the 'quitters' are factors amenable to interventions...
  41. ncbi Acute coronary syndrome nurses: perceptions of other members of the health care team
    Maria Dunckley
    Faculty of Health and Life Sciences, Coventry University, Coventry, CV1 5FB, UK
    Accid Emerg Nurs 14:204-9. 2006
    ..Communication and problem solving were identified as key elements of the ACS nurse role. Findings in this study show support for the integration of an ACS nurse role as a way to provide improved care to ACS patients...
  42. ncbi Nurse work satisfaction and generational differences
    Beka M Apostolidis
    VNA Healthcare, Hartford, CT 06105, USA
    J Nurs Adm 36:506-9. 2006
  43. ncbi Taking account of local culture: limits to the development of a professional ethos
    Suzanne E Goopy
    School of Nursing, Research Centre for Public Culture and Ideas, Griffith University, Nathan Campus, Brisbane, Australia
    Nurs Inq 12:144-54. 2005
    ..In exploring the significance of local culture this paper brings into question the universality of the current paradigm of professionalism and professional identity, and emphasizes the value of acknowledging local culture...
  44. ncbi Rethinking emancipation and empowerment in action research: lessons from small rural hospitals
    Martha L P MacLeod
    Nursing Program, University of Northern British Columbia, Prince George, Canada
    Can J Nurs Res 37:68-84. 2005
    ..This interconnection provoked a re-examination of how empowerment and emancipation can be realized by nurses in small rural hospitals...
  45. ncbi Independent extended supplementary nurse prescribers, their prescribing practice and confidence to educate and assess prescribing students
    Molly Courtenay
    School of Health and Social Care, University of Reading, Bulmershe Campus, Reading, UK
    Nurse Educ Today 27:739-47. 2007
    ..Concerns surround the move of nursing towards a medical model of care, and the level of medical practice support required by trainee prescribers...
  46. ncbi Self-scheduling for hospital nurses: an attempt and its difficulties
    Lotte Bailyn
    Sloan School of Management, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 50 Memorial Drive, Cambridge, MA 02142, USA
    J Nurs Manag 15:72-7. 2007
    ..To describe a pilot project on self-scheduling (self-rostering) for hospital nurses and assess its potential values and difficulties in implementation...
  47. ncbi Living with grey: role understandings between clinical nurse educators and advanced practice nurses
    Sarah Wall
    Department of Sociology, International Institute for Qualitative Methodology, University of Alberta, Edmonton, AB
    Nurs Leadersh (Tor Ont) 19:57-71. 2006
    ..Organizational supports for implementing clear advanced roles are suggested, adding to the knowledge upon which nursing administrators can base their strategic human resources decisions...
  48. ncbi Nurses' satisfaction with their work environment and the outcomes of clinical nursing supervision on nurses' experiences of well-being -- a Norwegian study
    Ingrid Bégat
    Department of Nursing, Health and Culture, University Trollhättan Uddevalla, Sweden
    J Nurs Manag 13:221-30. 2005
    ..Various studies have demonstrated that nursing is stressful and that the incidence of occupational stress-related burnout in the profession is high...
  49. ncbi Pilot exploration of the association between self-esteem and professional satisfaction in Hellenic hospital nurses
    Maria N Karanikola
    School of Nursing, University of Athens, General Hospital of Piraeus Tzanio, Piraeus, Greece
    J Nurs Manag 15:78-90. 2007
    ..To explore potential associations between nurses' self-esteem and professional satisfaction...
  50. ncbi Factors affecting the job stress and job satisfaction of Australian nurses: implications for recruitment and retention
    Timothy Bartram
    School of Business, La Trobe University, Bundoora, Australia
    Contemp Nurse 17:293-304. 2004
    ..Finally, we discuss contributions of this study and implications for recruitment and retention of nurses in the health sector...
  51. ncbi From competence to capability: a study of nurse practitioners in clinical practice
    Anne Gardner
    Cabrini Deakin Centre for Nursing Research, Deakin University, Burwood, Victoria, Australia
    J Clin Nurs 17:250-8. 2008
    ..This research aimed to understand the level and scope of practice of the nurse practitioner in Australia and New Zealand further using a capability framework...
  52. ncbi Patient care delivery model improves nurse job satisfaction
    Diane E Allen
    Nursing, New Hampshire Hospital, APS, 36 Clinton Street, Concord, NH 03104, USA
    J Contin Educ Nurs 36:277-82. 2005
    ..Nurse job satisfaction was identified as an outcome measure for a project to develop and implement a patient care delivery model in an acute psychiatric setting...
  53. ncbi Triage in the emergency department--a qualitative study of the factors which nurses consider when making decisions
    Anna Karin Andersson
    Ostersund County Hospital, Ostersund, Sweden
    Nurs Crit Care 11:136-45. 2006
    ..Using these factors as a basis, the patients' clinical condition, clinical history, various examinations and tests form an assessment, which subsequently results in a prioritization...
  54. ncbi Improving international nurse training: an American-Italian case study
    H F W Dubois
    European Observatory on Health Systems and Policies, Madrid, Spain
    Int Nurs Rev 53:110-6. 2006
    ..This, descriptive case study examines an early example of an American-Italian initiative of such training, in order to stimulate future international education of nurses...
  55. ncbi An exploration of factors which constrain nurses from research participation
    Michelle Roxburgh
    School of Nursing and Midwifery, University of Dundee, Dundee, Scotland
    J Clin Nurs 15:535-45. 2006
    ..The aim of this study was to explore practising nurses' views on factors which they perceived constrained them from research participation...
  56. ncbi The Acute Care Nurse Practitioner: challenging existing boundaries of emergency nurses in the United Kingdom
    Tracey Norris
    Tyrone County Hospital, Omagh, N Ireland
    J Clin Nurs 15:253-63. 2006
    ..This study explored the opinions of nurses and doctors working in emergency departments towards the development of the Acute Care Nurse Practitioner service in the United Kingdom...
  57. ncbi Job satisfaction in a Norwegian population of nurses: a questionnaire survey
    Ida Torunn Bjørk
    Centre for Shared Decision Making and Nursing Research, Rikshospitalet Radiumhospitalet National Hospital, 0027 Oslo, Norway
    Int J Nurs Stud 44:747-57. 2007
    ..Although job satisfaction is a factor that influences retention, turnover and quality of nursing care globally, there are few studies exploring these factors in European countries...
  58. ncbi Competence in critical care: what it is and how to gain it: a qualitative study from the staff's point of view
    Eva Lindberg
    Centre for Research, University of Uppsala, County Council of Gavleborg, SE 80188 Gävle, Sweden
    Dimens Crit Care Nurs 25:77-81. 2006
    ..The results confirm that competence is an understanding-based concept and that personal maturity and the right kind of attitude are the most important foundations for a competent nurse in intensive care...
  59. ncbi Uncovering the evidence of non-expert nephrology nursing practice
    Ann Bonner
    School of Nursing Sciences, James Cook University, Cairns, Queensland, Australia
    Int J Nurs Pract 12:51-6. 2006
    ..Non-expert nurses showed superficial nephrology nursing knowledge and limited experience; they were acquiring basic nephrology nursing skills and possessed a narrow focus of practice...
  60. ncbi Perceptions and practice of concordance in nurses' prescribing consultations: findings from a national questionnaire survey and case studies of practice in England
    Sue Latter
    School of Nursing and Midwifery, University of Southampton, Building 67, Highfield, Southampton SO17 1BJ, England
    Int J Nurs Stud 44:9-18. 2007
    ..Stationary Office, London]. Concordance-a partnership approach to medicine consultations-is advocated as an effective solution [Medicines Partnership, 2003. Project Evaluation Toolkit. Medicines Partnership, London]...
  61. ncbi Independent extended and supplementary nurse prescribing practice in the UK: a national questionnaire survey
    Molly Courtenay
    University of Reading, UK
    Int J Nurs Stud 44:1093-101. 2007
    ..There is some evidence available on the prescribing practices of district nurses and health visitors and early independent extended prescribers. Little or no attention has focussed on supplementary nurse prescribing...
  62. ncbi Guiding the transition of nursing practise from an inpatient to a community-care setting: a Saudi Arabian experience
    Elaine Simpson
    Churches of Christ Care, Queensland, Australia
    Nurs Health Sci 8:120-4. 2006
    ..The use of preceptors was invaluable in providing an understanding of the nature of professional practise through learning opportunities, mentoring, and support...
  63. ncbi Magnet hospital characteristics and northern Canadian nurses' job satisfaction
    Heather Smith
    Faculty of Medicine, University of British Columbia
    Nurs Leadersh (Tor Ont) 19:73-86. 2006
    ..which magnet hospital characteristics (management support, nurse-doctor and nurse-manager relationships, professional autonomy and responsibility) contribute to northwestern Canadian hospital nurses' job satisfaction...
  64. ncbi An analysis of the differences between hospital and home healthcare nurse job satisfaction
    Leslie Neal-Boylan
    University of Southern Maine, Portland, ME, USA
    Home Healthc Nurse 24:505-12. 2006
  65. ncbi The cultural realities of clinical supervision in an acute inpatient mental health setting
    Michelle Cleary
    Central Sydney Area Mental Health Service, Rozelle, New South Wales, Australia
    Issues Ment Health Nurs 26:489-505. 2005
    ..This study contributes to current discussions regarding the purpose of CS, the realities of its implementation, and its role relative to existing professional support opportunities...
  66. ncbi The impact of role discrepancy on nurses' intention to quit their jobs
    Miyuki Takase
    Centre of Nursing Research, Deakin University, Malvern, Victoria, Australia
    J Clin Nurs 15:1071-80. 2006
    ..The purpose of this study was to investigate the impact of role discrepancy on nurses' intention to quit their jobs...
  67. ncbi Perceptions, knowledge, and commitment of clinical staff to shared governance
    Karen Frith
    Georgia College and State University, Milledgeville, GA, USA
    Nurs Adm Q 30:273-84. 2006
    ..The results of the survey indicated that clinical staff members recognized shared governance as a process, not a project, and that it takes time to share responsibility, accountability, and authority for nursing practice...
  68. ncbi Fit for practice? An exploration of the development of newly qualified nurses using focus groups
    Timothy Clark
    Faculty of Health and Social Care, Canterbury Christ Church University, Canterbury, Kent CT1 1QU, UK
    Int J Nurs Stud 44:1210-20. 2007
    ..It focused neither on what competencies nurses possessed nor on the level of overall competence but rather on the factors influencing the development of competence over time...
  69. ncbi American nurses' work autonomy on patient care and unit operations
    Majd T Mrayyan
    The Hashemite University, Faculty of Nursing, Jordan
    Br J Nurs 14:962-7. 2005
    ..Findings suggest that nurses' work autonomy should be enhanced to reach its full potential and that nurse administrators should promote their nurses' work autonomy...
  70. ncbi Perceptions of the role of the community psychiatric nurse
    Ken Barlow
    Community Mental Health Team for Older Persons, Dumfries and Galloway, Scotland
    Nurs Times 102:34-8. 2006
    ..This small-scale study explores the self-perceived differences between the contributions of community psychiatric nurses (CPNs) and other members of a multidisciplinary community mental health team for older people...
  71. ncbi Working conditions that contribute to absenteeism among nurses in a provincial hospital in the Limpopo Province
    M Nyathi
    University of South Africa
    Curationis 31:28-37. 2008
    ..Recommendations are made for improving working conditions to combat absenteeism among nurses. The limitations of this study are highlighted...
  72. ncbi Nurses' perceptions of their work environment
    Diane L Stuenkel
    San Jose State University School of Nursing, San Jose, California 95192, USA
    J Nurs Care Qual 22:337-42. 2007
    ..Those RNs with less than 2 years in their current position perceived the greatest Supervisor Support (X = 6.96; P = .03)...
  73. ncbi What constitutes effective leadership? Perceptions of magnet and nonmagnet nurse leaders
    Valda V Upenieks
    Nursing Administration Graduate Program, School of Nursing, University of California, Los Angeles, 90095 6917, USA
    J Nurs Adm 33:456-67. 2003
    ....
  74. ncbi A dimensional analysis of role enactment of acute care nurses
    Allison Squires
    Yale University School of Nursing, New Haven, CT, USA
    J Nurs Scholarsh 36:272-8. 2004
    ..To identify dimensions of the role enactment process of acute care nurses...
  75. ncbi Factors that influence critical care nurses' intentions to provide culturally congruent care to Arab Muslims
    Stephen R Marrone
    Nursing Magnet Programs and Nursing Outcomes Research, North Shore University Hospital, North Shore Long Island Jewish Health System, Manhasset, New York, USA
    J Transcult Nurs 19:8-15. 2008
    ....
  76. ncbi The scope of enrolled nurse practice: a grounded theory study
    Sally Milson-Hawke
    John Hunter Hospital, Hunter Health, Newcastle, Australia
    Contemp Nurse 17:44-62. 2004
    ..The impact of the care provided by ENs, however, was not within the scope of this small study. This needs to be the focus of future studies along with the impact on health care of the changing roles of ENs...
  77. ncbi Nurse leaders' views on clinical ladders as a strategy in professional development
    Solveig Tørstad
    Asker and Baerum Hospital, Rud, Norway
    J Nurs Manag 15:817-24. 2007
    ..To investigate nurse leaders' views on clinical ladders as a strategy in professional development of nursing...
  78. ncbi The relationship between busyness and research utilization: it is about time
    David S Thompson
    Faculty of Nursing, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    J Clin Nurs 17:539-48. 2008
    ..To explore the concept of busyness in nursing and to understand the relationship between busyness and nurses' research utilization better...
  79. ncbi The meaningful experiences of being a Registered Nurse (RN) Buddy
    Rachel Walker
    School of Nursing and Midwifery, Griffith University, Nathan 4111, Queensland, Australia
    Nurse Educ Today 28:760-7. 2008
    ..From this, health service management and universities can initiate the process of creating a framework for preparing, supporting, assessing and educating the Buddy RN...
  80. ncbi The effects of structural and psychological empowerment on perceived respect in acute care nurses
    Jayne Faulkner
    School of Nursing, The University of Western Ontario, London, ON, Canada
    J Nurs Manag 16:214-21. 2008
    ..Many nurses feel that they do not receive the respect they deserve in hospital settings; however, there are few systematic studies of respect for nurses...
  81. ncbi Benchmarking the nurse consultant role in rheumatology
    Sarah Ryan
    North Stoke Primary Care Trust, Stoke on Trent
    Nurs Stand 20:52-7. 2006
    ..The standards can be used by other nurse consultants to benchmark their practice...
  82. ncbi Exploratory study of mental health consultation-liaison nursing in Australia: Part 2. Preparation, support and role satisfaction
    Paul McNamara
    Cairns Base Hospital, Cairns, Queensland, Australia
    Int J Ment Health Nurs 17:189-96. 2008
    ..Given the current recruitment problems in mental health nursing, the promotion of the CL nursing role might enhance a more positive view of this branch of nursing...
  83. ncbi Characteristics of nurses and hospital work environments that foster satisfaction and clinical expertise
    Barbara Jo Foley
    University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 27599 7460, USA
    J Nurs Adm 32:273-82. 2002
    ..The purpose of this aspect of a larger study was to describe characteristics of nurses and their work environment at two military hospitals...
  84. ncbi RN as gatekeeper: gatekeeping as monitoring and supervision
    Jillian D Brammer
    Alice Lee Centre for Nursing Studies, Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine, National University of Singapore, Singapore
    J Clin Nurs 17:1868-76. 2008
    ....
  85. ncbi Job satisfaction of registered nurses in a community hospital in the Limpopo Province in South Africa
    H P P Kekana
    University of Pretoria
    Curationis 30:24-35. 2007
    ..Leaders have to be available for the staff and being willing to buffer the stress caused by increased workload and insufficient resources. Greater visibility of supervisory staff should therefore be encouraged...
  86. ncbi Nurses' perceptions of the impact of a renal nursing professional practice model on nursing outcomes, characteristics of practice environments and empowerment--Part II
    Lori Harwood
    Adam Linton Hemodialysis Unit, Victoria Hospital, London Health Sciences Centre, London, Ontario
    CANNT J 17:35-43. 2007
    ..016) measured by the Conditions of Work Effectiveness II (CWEQ-II) questionnaires. This study provides evidence for PPMs and primary nursing as effective frameworks to positively impact nursing and patient outcomes in a hemodialysis unit...
  87. ncbi The scope of private practice nursing in an Australian sample
    Anne Wilson
    Department of General Practice, The University of Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
    Public Health Nurs 21:488-94. 2004
    ..Increasing awareness within the nursing profession and health sector about various aspects of private practice nursing could improve service quality for their clients...
  88. ncbi Self-reported perceptions of Registered Nurses working in Australian hospitals
    Gary Day
    Health Services Management, School of Public Health, Queensland University of Technology, Brisbane, QLD, Australia
    J Nurs Manag 15:403-13. 2007
    ..The purpose of this study is to develop an understanding of work environments by analysing the perceptions of a sample of Registered Nurses (RNs)...
  89. ncbi Part two: The core components of legitimate influence and the conditions that constrain or facilitate advanced nursing practice in adult critical care
    Carol Ball
    Adult Critical Care Nursing, Royal Free Hampstead NHS Trust, London, United Kingdom
    Int J Nurs Pract 10:10-20. 2004
    ..This paper portrays how intervening conditions can impinge upon this and the exercise of legitimate influence...
  90. ncbi Jordanian nurses' job satisfaction and intent to stay: comparing teaching and non-teaching hospitals
    Majd T Mrayyan
    The Hashemite University, Faculty of Nursing, Zarqa, Jordan
    J Prof Nurs 23:125-36. 2007
    ..Nurses' job satisfaction and intent to stay, particularly in teaching hospitals, have to be promoted; thus, interventions have to be effectively initiated and maintained at the unit and organizational levels...
  91. ncbi Organizational change and work-related empowerment
    Liisa Kuokkanen
    R and D, Helsinki Polytechnic, Stadia, Helsinki, Finland
    J Nurs Manag 15:500-7. 2007
    ..This study describes the views of multidisciplinary teams on work-related empowerment in a transitional organization...
  92. ncbi A survey of oncology advanced practice nurses in Ontario: profile and predictors of job satisfaction
    Denise Bryant-Lukosius
    School of Nursing, McMaster University, Hamilton, ON
    Nurs Leadersh (Tor Ont) 20:50-68. 2007
    ..008) were respective positive and negative predictors of APN job satisfaction. Progress in role development is described, and recommendations for improving role development and expanding the delivery of oncology APN services are provided...
  93. ncbi Doctors' and nurses' perceptions of interdisciplinary collaboration in the NICU, and the impact of a neonatal nurse practitioner model of practice
    Beverley Copnell
    Royal Children s Hospital and Murdoch Childrens Research Institute, Melbourne, Australia
    J Clin Nurs 13:105-13. 2004
    ..Some have suggested that Nurse Practitioners (NPs) may be able to improve collaboration between doctors and nurses, but this assertion does not appear to have been researched...
  94. ncbi Nephrology nursing: blurring the boundaries: the reality of expert practice
    Ann Bonner
    School of Nursing, Family and Community Health, University of Western Sydney and Westmead Hospital, Penrith, South DC, Australia
    J Clin Nurs 13:210-8. 2004
    ..Expertise in nursing has been widely studied; there have been no previous studies into what constitute expertise in nephrology (renal) nursing. This paper describes a 'real-world' characteristic of expert nephrology nursing practice...
  95. ncbi Nursing competency and organizational climate as perceived by staff nurses in a Chinese university hospital
    Liu Ying
    Faculty of Nursing, Chiang Mai University, 10 Intavaroros Sriphum, Chiang Mai 50200, Thailand
    Nurs Health Sci 9:221-7. 2007
    ..The study results suggested that Chinese nurse managers should maintain and provide a positive organizational climate to improve nursing competency...
  96. ncbi Application of concentration ratios to analyze the phenomenon of "next-door" pharmacy in Taiwan
    Tzeng Ji Chen
    Department of Family Medicine, Taipei Veterans General Hospital and National Yang Ming University School of Medicine, No 201 Section 2 Shih Pai Road, Taipei 11217, Taiwan
    Clin Ther 28:1225-30. 2006
    ..This practice might compromise pharmacists' professional autonomy and patients' benefit in pharmaceutical care.
  97. ncbi Attitudes and interests of pharmacists regarding independent pharmacy ownership
    Carolyn M Brown
    College of Pharmacy, University of Texas Austin, Austin, TX 78712 0127, USA
    J Am Pharm Assoc (2003) 47:174-80. 2007
    ..To examine the beliefs, attitudes, and interests of Texas pharmacists at different career stages with respect to independent pharmacy ownership...
  98. ncbi A policy analysis of the introduction and dissemination of external peer review (visitatie) as a means of professional self-regulation amongst medical specialists in The Netherlands in the period 1985-2000
    M J Lombarts
    DamhuisElshoutVerschure, Julianaplein 33, 5211 BB, s Hertogenbosch, The Netherlands
    Health Policy 58:191-213. 2001
    ..The dynamics of professionalization and measurable impact of visitatie will determine whether or not it is here to stay...
  99. ncbi Medical specialists servicing the New England Health Area of New South Wales
    C Alexander
    New England Area Rural Training Unit, Tamworth, New South Wales, Australia
    Aust J Rural Health 9:34-7. 2001
    ..Positive features of rural specialist practice included the rural lifestyle, professional autonomy and available medical infrastructure...
  100. pmc Clinical practice guidelines in dentistry: opinions of dental practitioners on their contribution to the quality of dental care
    W J M van der Sanden
    University Medical Centre St Radboud, Department of Cariology and Endodontology, College of Dental Sciences, University of Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Qual Saf Health Care 12:107-11. 2003
    ..To assess the opinions of general dental practitioners regarding the development and importance of clinical practice guidelines and their contribution to the quality of dental care...
  101. ncbi Factors affecting primary care physicians' perceptions of health system reform in Israel: professional autonomy versus organizational affiliation
    Revital Gross
    Myers JDC Brookdale Institute, Jerusalem, Israel
    Soc Sci Med 64:1450-62. 2007
    ..Multivariate analysis revealed that, contrary to theoretical expectations, a perceived decrease in professional autonomy and in the status of the profession following reform did not significantly affect attitudes toward ..

Research Grants52

  1. Negotiating Quality: Everyday Practice & Self-Regulation
    STEPHEN PADGETT; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..abstract_text> ..
  2. A Collegial Defense Against Irresponsible Science
    GERALD KOOCHER; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..The final guide will discuss strategies for intervention, and include disguised cases and role playing scenarios for training purposes and will be posted on a permanent public web page. ..
  3. Physician Care in Assisted Living
    John Schumacher; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..In terms of public health, findings will have great promise to clarify the current role and future promise of the delivery physician services in AL and associated public policy development. ..
  4. Respondent Burden and Retention in Cancer Clinical Trials
    Connie Ulrich; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Early identification and pre-emptive interventions prior to encountering retention problems in cancer clinical trials may mitigate respondent burden and lead to completion of important, resource intensive clinical trials. ..
  5. Patterns and correlates of CAM use in African Americans
    Carolyn Brown; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Long-term objectives are to enhance the provision and effectiveness of health care interventions in African American populations and to generate research questions for future investigations of CAM use in African Americans. [unreadable]..
  6. Government Industry Relationships in Science
    Eric Campbell; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  7. MD Group Characteristics and Quality of Care for CHD
    Bruce Landon; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..abstract_text> ..
  8. LATE LIFE DEPRESSION IN MEDICAL HOMECARE
    Martha Bruce; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..Additional information will come from informants, homecare nurses, and homecare records. ..
  9. Meta-Analysis of Interventions to Increase Exercise/Physical Acivity
    Vicki Conn; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..The compelling importance and broad scope of this work make funding necessary to achieve these important aims. ..
  10. Testing a Model of Quality Care in Home Health
    Mary Lynn; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..abstract_text> ..
  11. Targeting the Worksite for Obese Nurses and Their Children: A Feasibility Study
    Sharon Tucker; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ....
  12. Academic Industry Relationships Among IRB Members
    Eric Campbell; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..Results will be disseminated through publications in peer-reviewed journals and presentations at scientific meetings. ..
  13. Fractures, Heart Disease, and Stroke on Aromatase Inhibitors
    Nancy L Keating; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ....
  14. Psychiatric Treatment and Violence Risk Management
    Jeffrey Swanson; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..Through additional R01-fundable projects to be developed, this work will lead eventually to better-targeted interventions and policies for reducing violence risk and improving quality of life for persons with SMI. ..
  15. Effect of a Pain Protocol on Discomfort in Dementia
    Christine R Kovach; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Inferential analyses planned include: mixed models for repeated measures, analysis of variance, Chi square and regression models for testing dose response. ..
  16. In Between: Web based CE Program on Caring for Aging Parents
    Lisa Marceau; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..The purpose of the proposed program is to develop a web-based CE program for nurses and social workers that focus on the non-medical concerns of families. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  17. Assisting Systematic Review Preparation Using Automated Document Classification
    Aaron Cohen; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Since up-to-date systematic reviews are essential for establishing widespread high quality practice standards and guidelines, the overall public health will benefit from this work. ..
  18. PSYCHOBIOLOGY OF PTSD & ADVERSE OUTCOMES OF CHILDBEARING
    Julia Seng; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..Findings from this study will provide a strong basis for future clinical research and an evidence base for potentially modifying maternity care practice guidelines to include care for PTSD. ..
  19. Financial Incentives and Variations in the Care of Medicare Beneficiaries
    Bruce E Landon; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Because patients will be clustered within physicians and physicians clustered within markets, we will use hierarchical analytic methods. ..
  20. 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. ..
  21. HEART RATE DURING TRANSITION TO EXTRAUTERINE LIFE
    M Verklan; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..It is anticipated that the use of this advanced technology will strengthen clinical practice due to an enhanced ability to better evaluate neurophysiologic indicators of stability of both the healthy and compromised fetus and neonate. ..
  22. Chronic Illness Exercise Interventions: A Meta-Analysis
    Vicki Conn; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..The compelling importance and broad scope of this work make funding necessary to achieve these important aims. ..
  23. THE INFORMED CONSENT PROCESS IN CLINICAL TRIALS
    MARY MUELLER; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ....
  24. ANALYSIS OF TOBACCO DEPOSITIONS AND TRIAL TESTIMONY
    Ronald Davis; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ....
  25. Data Sharing & Data Withholding Among Trainees in Scien*
    Eric Campbell; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..Hypotheses will be tested using univariate and multivariate statistical techniques. Results will be disseminated through publications in peer-reviewed journals and presentations at scientific meetings. ..
  26. Managed Care Penetration and Cancer Care
    Nancy Keating; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..If managed care penetration is negatively associated with the delivery of care, interventions targeted toward policy-makers, providers, and patients will be needed to counteract the effects of market forces. ..
  27. Industry-Sponsored Research Contracts:..Phase II
    Michelle Mello; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..abstract_text> ..
  28. Nurses: Research Integrity in Clinical Trials
    Joan Liaschenko; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..abstract_text> ..
  29. Pain Management Electronic Calendar: Phase II
    Lisa Marceau; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..The focus of the evaluation will be to determine whether this software improves patient satisfaction with treatment and assists physicians and patients to manage chronic pain more effectively over time. ..
  30. BIOBEHAVIORAL FACTORS IN ATHEROSCLEROTIC PROGRESSION
    Thomas Kamarck; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..unreadable] [unreadable]..
  31. Ethical Issues in Behavioral Health Research
    James DuBois; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..The Center for Health Care Ethics at Saint Louis University and the Missouri Institute of Mental Health are committed to sustaining the course beyond year 3. ..
  32. Effectively Implementing Psychiatric Advance Directives
    Jeffrey Swanson; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..The proposed study will provide information about a state's experience with PADs so that policymakers may be guided in implementing PADs elsewhere. ..
  33. 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. ..
  34. Health Mediating Effects of the Well Elderly Program
    Florence Clark; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..This outcome is important due to the increasing ethnic diversity of our nation's aging population. ..
  35. IP-RISP: Treatment of Late Life Depression in Home Care
    Martha Bruce; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ....
  36. A Model of Patient and Nursing Administration Outomes
    Barbara Mark; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..abstract_text> ..
  37. Academic Industry Relationships in Genetics
    Eric Campbell; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Results will be disseminated through publications in peer-reviewed journals and presentations at scientific meetings. ..
  38. Local Therapy of Breast Cancer in Community Populations
    Nancy Keating; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Moreover, the work will provide insight into different techniques for the analysis of observational data. ..
  39. Nurse Staffing, Financial Performance, Quality of Care
    Barbara Mark; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ....
  40. Industry-Sponsored Research Contracts:An Empirical Study
    Michelle Mello; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..The data will be analyzed descriptively and with chi-squared tests and regression analysis. ..
  41. Do organizational factors influence both patient and wo*
    Alison Trinkoff; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ....
  42. SPIRAL OF DEPRESSION AND DISABILITY IN LATE LIFE
    Martha Bruce; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..Second, it will identify potential avenues for effective intervention into these relationships in high risk populations. ..
  43. Discharge Planning and Telehealth for Post CABG Elders
    Ruth Kleinpell; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ....
  44. Physical Restraints and Therapy Disruption in Hospitals
    Ann Minnick; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..abstract_text> ..
  45. Consumer Influences of Treatment of Depression
    Richard Kravitz; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..e., should DTCA be further regulated?) while also contributing to our understanding of the social influences on diagnosis and treatment of depression in primary care settings. ..
  46. Creating Avenues for Parent Partnership (CAPP)
    Janice Buelow; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..With the appropriate help, these children can learn to be productive members of society. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  47. Board of Trustees: Systemic Conflict of Interest at Research Universities
    SHEILA SLAUGHTER; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..The purpose of examining the COI policies is to identify policies that best address ways to manage institutional and systemic COI. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  48. Origins and Health Impact of Relational Conflict at Work
    Scott Schieman; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..By employing a wide lens to assess the entire role-set, we can investigate the potentially different sources and effects of conflict while accounting for the complexity of organizational and authority structures. ..
  49. Extended Work Schedules and Workplace Injury in Nurses
    Alison Trinkoff; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..Identifying organizational variables related to nurse's health that, if modified, could reduce the likelihood of worker injury is key to maximizing the quality of health care while maintaining a healthy workforce. ..
  50. Gastric Tube Placement in Young Children
    Marsha Ellett; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..Results from this study will increase the safety of using gastric tubes in young children. ..