nursing philosophy

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  1. ncbi Phenomenology as rhetoric
    John Paley
    Department of Nursing and Midwifery, University of Stirling, Stirling, UK
    Nurs Inq 12:106-16. 2005
  2. ncbi Intelligent nursing: accounting for knowledge as action in practice
    Mary E Purkis
    School of Nursing, University of Victoria, Victoria, British Columbia, Canada
    Nurs Philos 7:247-56. 2006
  3. ncbi Trusting patients, trusting nurses
    Derek Sellman
    University of the West of England, Faculty of Health and Social Care, Glenside Campus, Bristol, UK
    Nurs Philos 8:28-36. 2007
  4. ncbi Meta-synthesis of caring in nursing
    Deborah Finfgeld-Connett
    S321 Sinclair School of Nursing, University of Missouri, Columbia, MO 65203, USA
    J Clin Nurs 17:196-204. 2008
  5. ncbi Using a constructivist approach with online concept maps: relationship between theory and nursing education
    Simone C O Conceição
    University of Wisconsin Milwaukee School of Education, USA
    Nurs Educ Perspect 28:268-75. 2007
  6. ncbi Caring as an imperative for nursing education
    Patricia R Cook
    School of Nursing, University of South Carolina, Aiken, USA
    Nurs Educ Perspect 24:192-7. 2003
  7. ncbi Statement on nursing: a personal perspective
    Tonna McCutcheon
    University of Southern Indiana, Evansville, IN, USA
    Gastroenterol Nurs 27:226-9. 2004
  8. ncbi Re-reading nursing and re-writing practice: towards an empirically based reformulation of the nursing mandate
    Davina Allen
    Nursing, Health and Social Care Research Centre, School of Nursing and Midwifery Studies, Cardiff University, Eastgate House, 35 43 Newport Road, Cardiff CF24 0AB, Wales, UK
    Nurs Inq 11:271-83. 2004
  9. ncbi The politics of suffering: implications for nursing science
    Jane M Georges
    Hahn School of Nursing and Health Science, University of San Diego, San Diego, CA 92210, USA
    ANS Adv Nurs Sci 27:250-6. 2004
  10. ncbi Interactionality: willfully extending the boundaries of participatory research in psychiatric-mental health nursing
    Victoria Soltis-Jarrett
    Division of Nursing, School of Health Sciences, Winston Salem State University, Winston Salem, NC, USA
    ANS Adv Nurs Sci 27:316-29. 2004

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  1. ncbi Phenomenology as rhetoric
    John Paley
    Department of Nursing and Midwifery, University of Stirling, Stirling, UK
    Nurs Inq 12:106-16. 2005
    ..But they are saddled with a philosophy that is disabling, because it says they can only talk about perceptions, and meanings, and uniqueness...
  2. ncbi Intelligent nursing: accounting for knowledge as action in practice
    Mary E Purkis
    School of Nursing, University of Victoria, Victoria, British Columbia, Canada
    Nurs Philos 7:247-56. 2006
    ..This conceptualization is captured in an understanding of the intelligent creation of context by the nurse for nursing practice to be ethical and effective...
  3. ncbi Trusting patients, trusting nurses
    Derek Sellman
    University of the West of England, Faculty of Health and Social Care, Glenside Campus, Bristol, UK
    Nurs Philos 8:28-36. 2007
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  4. ncbi Meta-synthesis of caring in nursing
    Deborah Finfgeld-Connett
    S321 Sinclair School of Nursing, University of Missouri, Columbia, MO 65203, USA
    J Clin Nurs 17:196-204. 2008
    ..The aim of this investigation was to enhance the understanding of the concept of caring...
  5. ncbi Using a constructivist approach with online concept maps: relationship between theory and nursing education
    Simone C O Conceição
    University of Wisconsin Milwaukee School of Education, USA
    Nurs Educ Perspect 28:268-75. 2007
    ....
  6. ncbi Caring as an imperative for nursing education
    Patricia R Cook
    School of Nursing, University of South Carolina, Aiken, USA
    Nurs Educ Perspect 24:192-7. 2003
    ..It includes an overview of the steps used for integrating caring in individual clinical courses and emphasizes teaching/learning and assessment strategies used in the educational process...
  7. ncbi Statement on nursing: a personal perspective
    Tonna McCutcheon
    University of Southern Indiana, Evansville, IN, USA
    Gastroenterol Nurs 27:226-9. 2004
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  8. ncbi Re-reading nursing and re-writing practice: towards an empirically based reformulation of the nursing mandate
    Davina Allen
    Nursing, Health and Social Care Research Centre, School of Nursing and Midwifery Studies, Cardiff University, Eastgate House, 35 43 Newport Road, Cardiff CF24 0AB, Wales, UK
    Nurs Inq 11:271-83. 2004
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  9. ncbi The politics of suffering: implications for nursing science
    Jane M Georges
    Hahn School of Nursing and Health Science, University of San Diego, San Diego, CA 92210, USA
    ANS Adv Nurs Sci 27:250-6. 2004
    ....
  10. ncbi Interactionality: willfully extending the boundaries of participatory research in psychiatric-mental health nursing
    Victoria Soltis-Jarrett
    Division of Nursing, School of Health Sciences, Winston Salem State University, Winston Salem, NC, USA
    ANS Adv Nurs Sci 27:316-29. 2004
    ..This article focuses on the philosophical and conceptual assumptions of Interactionality, and introduces the notion of a double-voiced discourse as a means of communicating the analysis and findings of critical research...
  11. ncbi A caring and healing environment
    Jayne Felgen
    Nurs Adm Q 28:288-301. 2004
  12. ncbi Research paradigms and methods for investigating holistic nursing concerns
    Mary Enzman Hagedorn
    Beth El College of Nursing and Health Sciences, University of Colorado at Colorado Springs, 1250 Oak Hills Drive, Colorado Springs, CO 80919, USA
    Nurs Clin North Am 42:335-53, viii. 2007
    ..Recommendations for future research agenda are presented...
  13. ncbi Philosophy and theory of holism
    Helen L Erickson
    Holistic Adult Nursing, The University of Texas at Austin, Austin, TX, USA
    Nurs Clin North Am 42:139-63, v. 2007
    ..Using presence, intent, unconditional acceptance, love, and compassion, holistic nurses can facilitate growth and healing and help their clients to find meaning in their life experiences, life purpose, and reason for being...
  14. ncbi Verbal and social interactions in the nurse-patient relationship in forensic psychiatric nursing care: a model and its philosophical and theoretical foundation
    Mikael Rask
    Vaxjo University, Vaxjo, Sweden
    Nurs Inq 14:169-76. 2007
    ..The implications and possible uses of the model in the practical field of forensic psychiatric care are discussed...
  15. ncbi Toward compassionate action: pragmatism and the inseparability of theory/practice
    Gweneth Hartrick Doane
    School of Nursing, University of Victoria, British Columbia, Canada E mail
    ANS Adv Nurs Sci 28:81-90. 2005
    ..We demonstrate the utility of pragmatism to nursing by describing how we have explicitly approached theory development as a practical (and practice) activity of inquiry to attend to experiences of culture and diversity in family nursing...
  16. ncbi Mediating consolation with suicidal patients
    Fredricka Gilje
    University of Alaska Anchorage, School of Nursing, 3211 Providence Drive, Anchorage, AK 99508 4614, USA
    Nurs Ethics 14:546-57. 2007
    ..It also deepens understanding of a published model of consolation. These understandings may help to guide nurses who are struggling with suicidal patients...
  17. ncbi Passive patient or engaged expert? Using a Ptolemaic approach to enhance mental health nurse education and practice
    Tony Warne
    Salford Centre for Nursing, Midwifery and Collaborative Research, The University of Salford, Salford, Greater Manchester, UK
    Int J Ment Health Nurs 16:224-9. 2007
    ..The difficulties of adopting this approach point to a need for mental health nurses and nurse educationalists to take a more reflexive approach to their patient encounters and within their encounters with each other...
  18. ncbi Cultural caring in nursing practice: a meta-synthesis of qualitative research
    Maren J Coffman
    University of North Carolina Charlotte School of Nursing, USA
    J Cult Divers 11:100-9. 2004
    ..The themes include: (a) connecting with the client, (b) cultural discovery, (c) the patient in context, (d) in their world, not mine, (e) road blocks, and (f) the cultural lens...
  19. ncbi Understanding experience in nursing
    Paul Arbon
    Acute Care Nursing, University of Canberra and Canberra Hospital, Woden ACT, Australia
    J Clin Nurs 13:150-7. 2004
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  20. ncbi Dementia, personhood, and nursing: learning from a nursing situation
    Theris A Touhy
    Undergraduate Program, Christine E Lynn College of Nursing, Florida Atlantic University, Boca Raton, Florida, USA
    Nurs Sci Q 17:43-9. 2004
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  21. ncbi Researching emotion: the need for coherence between focus, theory and methodology
    Jan Savage
    Royal College of Nursing, Room 304, 20 Cavendish Square, London W1G 0RN, UK
    Nurs Inq 11:25-34. 2004
    ..The paper argues that these sorts of problems may be avoided or reduced by ensuring coherence between the research focus, the way emotion is theorised, and the methodological approach of the study...
  22. ncbi Beyond person-centred care: a new vision for gerontological nursing
    Mike R Nolan
    Department of Community, Ageing, Rehabilitation, Education and Research CARER, School of Nursing and Midwifery, The University of Sheffield, Northern General Hospital, Sheffield, UK
    J Clin Nurs 13:45-53. 2004
    ..A framework describing the potential dimensions of relationship-centred care is provided, and implications for further development are considered...
  23. ncbi Caring for older adults: practice guided by Watson's caring-healing model
    Laurie Bernick
    Baycrest Centre for Geriatric Care, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Nurs Sci Q 17:128-34. 2004
    ..Some of the key concepts discussed include intersubjectivity, transpersonal caring, spirituality, and caring moments. Watson's framework of caring-healing is shown to inform practice, education, and research...
  24. ncbi Do performance appraisals of registered nurses reflect a relationship between hospital size and caring?
    Elizabeth M Carson
    Saint Anthony College of Nursing, Rockford, IL, USA
    Nurs Forum 39:5-13. 2004
    ..Patients and family members expect nurses to demonstrate caring during their contact with patients. If caring is so important, it should be measured on the performance appraisals of registered nurses...
  25. ncbi The sonata form of musical composition as a framework for thesis writing
    Maurice C Drake
    School of Health Science, UNITEC Insititute of Technology, Auckland, New Zealand
    Contemp Nurse 16:252-8. 2004
    ..This is exemplified by reference to an example of nursing research which adopted the sonata-form of musical composition as the framework for presentation of the thesis...
  26. ncbi Structuring the documentation of nursing care on the basis of a theoretical process model
    Oili Karkkainen
    Helsinki University Central Hospital, Helsinki, Finland
    Scand J Caring Sci 18:229-36. 2004
    ..In the next phase of the study the classification is piloted in a clinical context. The purpose is to obtain knowledge of whether the suggested classification describes what, according to the theory, it should describe...
  27. ncbi The care encounter: pondering caring, honest communication and control
    Anthony G Tuckett
    School of Nursing, The University of Queensland, Ipswich, Queensland, Australia
    Int J Nurs Pract 11:77-84. 2005
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  28. ncbi Recording the content of the caring process
    Oili Karkkainen
    Hospital District of Helsinki and Uusimaa, Helsinki, Finland
    J Nurs Manag 13:202-8. 2005
    ..According to the results nurses need strong support from their managers in order to successfully be able to implement a theoretical basis of documentation of care...
  29. ncbi Power and empowerment: critical concepts in the nurse-client relationship
    Abram Oudshoorn
    School of Nursing, The University of Western Ontario, London, Canada
    Contemp Nurse 20:57-66. 2005
    ..Nurses are challenge to develop a new way of seeing empowerment practice, and encouraged to focus on 'being with' clients, rather than 'doing to' them...
  30. ncbi Death as a transformation of wholeness: an "aha" experience of health as expanding consciousness
    Barbara L Zust
    Gustavus Adolphus College, St Peter, Minnesota, USA
    Nurs Sci Q 19:57-60. 2006
    ..The purpose of this article is to advance the critical importance of uncompromised and nonfragmented nursing care in partnership with the irreducible whole person...
  31. ncbi Using clinical skills laboratories to promote theory-practice integration during first practice placement: an Irish perspective
    Raph Morgan
    School of Nursing and Midwifery, Trinity College, University of Dublin, Ireland
    J Clin Nurs 15:155-61. 2006
    ..The aim of this paper is to discuss if the sessions taught in the clinical skills laboratory prior to the first placement helped students integrate theory to practice during their first practice placement...
  32. ncbi Exploring person-centred care
    Bob Price
    Royal College of Nursing Institute, London
    Nurs Stand 20:49-56; quiz 58. 2006
    ..Person-centred care developed in response to the need for a more patient-sensitive healthcare service and is based on a rich understanding of the patient, his or her circumstances and needs...
  33. ncbi The sociology of intimacy in the nurse-patient relationship
    M Dowling
    Centre for Nursing Studies, National University of Ireland, Galway
    Nurs Stand 20:48-54. 2006
    ..The work of certain theorists is explored to provide a sociological explanation of intimate nurse-patient relationships and to highlight the complexities of nurses developing intimate relationships with patients in the workplace...
  34. ncbi How can everyday practical knowledge be understood with inspiration from philosophy?
    Else Lykkeslet
    Molde University College, Department of Health Sciences, Molde, Norway
    Nurs Philos 7:79-89. 2006
    ..These two dimensions constitute a form of knowledge which is mobile and flexible. This knowledge is in place in everyday situations and it works where it is supposed to work...
  35. ncbi Human becoming-guided patient-centered care: A new model transforms nursing practice
    Gail J Mitchell
    York University, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Nurs Sci Q 19:218-24. 2006
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  36. ncbi Language and the experience of patients' values in nursing care: a theoretical exploration
    Kitt Austgard
    Lovisenberg diakonale høgskole, Lovisenberggt 15 B, 0456 Oslo, Norway
    Nurse Educ Today 27:139-44. 2007
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  37. ncbi A modified grounded theory study of how psychiatric nurses work with suicidal people
    John R Cutcliffe
    University of Tennessee, Knoxville, USA
    Int J Nurs Stud 43:791-802. 2006
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  38. ncbi Applying thematic analysis theory to practice: a researcher's experience
    Anthony G Tuckett
    School of Nursing, The University of Queensland Ipswich, Queensland
    Contemp Nurse 19:75-87. 2005
    ..Additionally, analysis is examined by evidencing the systematic processes--here termed organising, coding, writing, theorising, and reading--that led the researcher to develop a final thematic schema...
  39. ncbi Application and evaluation of a caring code in clinical nursing education
    Jane Lee-Hsieh
    Fooyin University, Kaohsiung, Taiwan
    J Nurs Educ 44:177-84. 2005
    ..Instructors and nursing students were interviewed for their experiences and perceptions of using the Caring Code. The Caring Code had a statistically significant positive effect on student caring behavior...
  40. ncbi The 'little extra' that alleviates suffering
    Maria Arman
    Karolinska Institute, Section of Nursing, SE 141 83 Huddinge, Sweden
    Nurs Ethics 14:372-84; discussion 384-6. 2007
    ..The fact that 'little things' have the power to preserve dignity and make patients feel they are valued offers hope. Witnessing benevolent acts also paves the way for both patients and caregivers to increase their understanding of life...
  41. ncbi The language of 'experience' in nursing research
    David Allen
    School of Nursing, University of Washington, Seattle 98195, USA
    Nurs Inq 12:98-105. 2005
    ..We argue that a poststructuralist understanding of the language of experience in research opens up additional ways to analyze the relationship between the conduct of nursing research and cultural/political commitments...
  42. ncbi Despairing women and healing outcomes: a unitary appreciative nursing perspective
    W Richard Cowling
    School of Nursing, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA 23225, USA
    ANS Adv Nurs Sci 28:94-106. 2005
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  43. ncbi Culturally congruent care: putting the puzzle together
    Stephanie M Schim
    Wayne State University College of Nursing, Detroit, MI, USA
    J Transcult Nurs 18:103-10. 2007
    ..The 3-D puzzle model extends Leininger's work to include concrete articulations of constructs relevant to design and implementation of intervention strategies for teaching and measuring competency among nurses and other providers...
  44. ncbi Bringing caring and competence into focus in gerontological nursing: a longitudinal, multi-method study
    Jayne Brown
    Glasgow Caledonian University, Glasgow, Scotland, UK
    Int J Nurs Stud 45:654-67. 2008
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  45. ncbi Métier Artistry: revealing reflection-in-action in everyday practice
    Lynette Stockhausen
    School of Nursing and Health Science, Charles Sturt University, Panorama Drive, Bathurst, NSW 2795, Australia
    Nurse Educ Today 26:54-62. 2006
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  46. ncbi So what exactly is a nurse?
    L Clarke
    Faculty of Health, University of Brighton, Eastbourne, UK
    J Psychiatr Ment Health Nurs 13:388-94. 2006
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  47. ncbi Exploring a culture of caring
    Lisa C Carter
    Mayo Clinic, College of Medicine Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Nurs Adm Q 32:57-63. 2008
    ..This study explored the state of patient-centered nursing care on a medical unit as perceived by the nursing staff and patients, using Watson's Theory of Human Caring as a framework...
  48. ncbi To make a difference: nursing presence
    Karen L Melnechenko
    Timmins and District Hospital, Timmins, Ontario, Canada
    Nurs Forum 38:18-24. 2003
    ..Nursing presence in clinical practice...
  49. ncbi Reconceptualizing the nurse-patient relationship
    Bonnie M Hagerty
    2352 NIB, School of Nursing, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    J Nurs Scholarsh 35:145-50. 2003
    ..To review assumptions inherent in the nurse-patient relationship as historically described and practiced, and to propose an alternate framework for nurse-patient interaction that is congruent with current health care environments...
  50. ncbi Clinical sensitivity: the inseparability of ethical perceptiveness and clinical knowledge
    P Nortvedt
    University of Oslo, Blindern, Norway
    Sch Inq Nurs Pract 15:25-43; discussion 45-8. 2001
    ..The ability to be touched morally by the patient's condition, his or her vulnerability or vitality and positive experience is epistemologically and prognostically significant...
  51. ncbi Are phenomenology and postpositivism strange bedfellows?
    Frances E Racher
    School of Health Studies, Brandon University
    West J Nurs Res 25:464-81; discussion 482-91. 2003
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  52. ncbi Beyond caring
    Rita Meadows
    Troy University School of Nursing, Jackson Hospital, Montgomery, Alabama 36104, USA
    Nurs Adm Q 31:158-61. 2007
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  53. ncbi Patients who present with dementia: exploring the knowledge of hospital nurses
    Victoria Fessey
    Department of Nursing, Midwifery and Health Care, Coventry University
    Nurs Older People 19:29-33. 2007
    ..The findings about nurses' knowledge and understanding of person-centred dementia care and gaps in this area are discussed, and implications for future education and training of nurses presented...
  54. ncbi Function and practice of public health nursing in Japan: a trial to develop the Japanese Purpose-Focused Public Health Nursing Model
    Kyoko Yoshioka-Maeda
    Disease Prevention Section, Suginami Public Health Center, Suginami City, Japan
    J Nurs Manag 14:483-9. 2006
    ..To clarify the significance of public health nurses' practice, we introduced the activities of Japanese public health nurses and tried to develop a model based on the purpose of their work...
  55. ncbi The whole story: towards an ethical research methodology
    Alex M Carson
    North East Wales Institute of Higher Education, Plas Coch, Wrexham, Wales
    Nurse Res 10:15-29. 2002
    ..Finally, they offer a philosophical and methodological argument for the use of narratives as an approach to research in which respect for people is central...
  56. ncbi Caring. Core value, currency, and commodity ... is it time to get tough about "soft"?
    Jayne A Felgen
    Creative Health Care Management, 1701 E 79th St, Suite 1, Minneapolis, MN 55425, USA
    Nurs Adm Q 27:208-14. 2003
    ..Chief nursing officers share a unique opportunity and imperative to assure that caring stories, the essence of our work, routinely inform decisions made in the executive suite and boardroom...
  57. ncbi Preparing a new workforce
    Wendy Woodward
    Department of Nursing, Humboldt State University, 1 Harpst St, Arcata, CA 95521, USA
    Nurs Adm Q 27:215-22. 2003
    ..They enter the workforce with excitement and enthusiasm, confident that reflective, patient-centered care is always the goal...
  58. ncbi Caritative leadership. Ministering to the patients
    Terese E Bondas
    Department of Caring Sciences, Abo Akademi University, Vasa, Finland
    Nurs Adm Q 27:249-53. 2003
    ..The connection between caring and administration is the suffering patient with implications for caring administration...
  59. ncbi Creating a profile of a nurse effective in caring
    Georgia J Persky
    New York Presbyterian Hospital Columbia University Medical Center, New York, USA
    Nurs Adm Q 32:15-20. 2008
    ..Creating a profile of the characteristics of a "Caritas nurse" has implications for integrating caring and love into patient care, and measuring the impact of caring on patient and operational outcomes...
  60. ncbi Action research on the development of a caring curriculum in Taiwan: Part II
    Jane Lee-Hsieh
    Nursing Department, Fooyin University, 151 Chin Hsueh Road, Ta Liao, Kaohsiung 831, Taiwan
    J Nurs Educ 46:553-61. 2007
    ..Patients generally indicated that students always or normally performed caring behaviors. The study showed that with an appropriate curriculum and learning strategies, students can learn caring skills...
  61. ncbi Learning dementia care in three contexts: practical training in day-care, group dwelling and nursing home
    M Skog
    Department of Clinical Neuroscience, Occupational Therapy and Elderly Care Research, Division of Geriatric Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    J Adv Nurs 32:148-57. 2000
    ..A perspective of human dignity characterized the day-care. This was an opportunity for the nursing philosophy taught by the programme to be put to practical use, and for reflection and experiences pertaining to the ..
  62. ncbi The rhizome and the tree: a response to Holmes and Gastaldo
    John S Drummond
    School of Nursing and Midwifery, University of Dundee, Dundee, UK
    Nurs Philos 6:255-66. 2005
    This paper both welcomes and explores the recent article in Nursing Philosophy by Dave Holmes and Denize Gastaldo...
  63. ncbi The lived experience of clinical development unit (nursing) leadership in Western Sydney, Australia
    C Atsalos
    University of Western Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    J Adv Nurs 34:408-16. 2001
    ..These units are designed to develop patient-focused nursing practice through group process and action research, based on principles of transformational leadership...
  64. ncbi Experiences of exclusion when living on a ventilator: reflections based on the application of Julia Kristeva's philosophy to caring science
    Berit Lindahl
    University of Gothenburg, the Institute of Health and Caring Sciences, Gothenburg, Sweden
    Nurs Philos 12:12-21. 2011
    ..such as language, abjection, body, and love, allowing her writings to make a fruitful contribution to nursing philosophy in that they strengthen, expand, and deepen a caring perspective...
  65. ncbi Downsizing and reorganization: demands, challenges and ambiguity for registered nurses
    Anna Hertting
    National Institute for Psychosocial Medicine IPM, Stockholm, Sweden
    J Adv Nurs 45:145-54. 2004
    ..A large hospital in Sweden was selected for the study, in which downsizing had occurred between 1995 and 1997. The number of staff in the hospital was reduced by an average of 20%, and 10% were relocated to other departments...
  66. doi Staff-family relationships in nursing home care: a typology of challenging behaviours
    Michael Bauer
    Lecturer, Gerontic Nursing Clinical School, Australian Centre for Evidence Based Aged Care ACEBAC, La Trobe University, Vic, Australia
    Int J Older People Nurs 2:213-8. 2007
    ..Working with the family in aged care to provide the best care possible is consistent with modern nursing philosophy which espouses holistic care...
  67. ncbi A patient survey of nursing practice philosophy in 2001 and 2005
    Helen Noble
    St Bartholomew School of Nursing, London
    Br J Nurs 16:892-5. 2007
    The nursing philosophy group at St Bartholomew School of Nursing and the London NHS Trust came together to review the existing nursing philosophy, which had been in place since 1996...
  68. ncbi [Development of assessment scales for measuring quality of nurse-patient relations]
    Harry Hulskers
    Pflege 16:135-43. 2003
    This article describes the development of an instrument to audit the nurse-patient relationship based on the nursing philosophy of a Swiss hospital, which describes the nurse-patient relationship using terms such as mutual respect, ..
  69. ncbi Nurse practitioners in Canada: beginnings, benefits, and barriers
    Odette N Gould
    Mount Allison University, Department of Psychology, Sackville, New Brunswick, Canada
    J Am Acad Nurse Pract 19:165-71. 2007
    ..The goal of this qualitative study was to investigate the experiences of nurse practitioners (NPs) 1 year after they were first introduced to a mostly rural Canadian province...
  70. ncbi Race, science and a novel: an interdisciplinary dialogue
    Lawrence Burns
    Department of Bioethics, Dalhousie University, Halifax, NS, Canada
    Dev World Bioeth 8:226-34. 2008
    ..In this paper, we present the cross-disciplinary conversation, which has been facilitated by this novel. We hope this will inform ethics educators of the rich potential of using fiction as a pedagogical tool...
  71. ncbi Nursing philosophy: Foucault and cultural diversity issues in the nursing field
    Chin Kang Koh
    Adult and Older Nurse Practitioner Program, School of Nursing, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    Taehan Kanho Hakhoe Chi 37:208-12. 2007
    ..Based on the analysis, this study provides some suggestions for cultural competency in nursing practice...
  72. ncbi A multidimensional analysis of the epistemic origins of nursing theories, models, and frameworks
    Jason W Beckstead
    University of South Florida, College of Nursing, 12901 Bruce B Downs Boulevard, MDC 22, Tampa, FL 33612 4766, USA
    Int J Nurs Stud 43:113-22. 2006
    ..We believe that this schema and resulting taxonomy will prove useful for furthering our understanding of the relationships among nursing theories and theories in other fields of science...
  73. ncbi Should ward nurses be using automatic external defibrillators as first responders to improve the outcome from cardiac arrest? A systematic review of the primary research
    G Kenward
    Frimley Park Hospital, Project Office, Camberley, Surrey GU16 5UJ, UK
    Resuscitation 52:31-7. 2002
    ..The emergence of automatic external defibrillators and advisory defibrillators has been heralded as the answer to defibrillation delays in-hospital...
  74. ncbi Teaching philosophy of science in nursing doctoral education
    Janie Bond Butts
    University of Southern Mississippi, Hattiesburg, MS, USA
    J Nurs Scholarsh 35:87-91. 2003
    ..To explore the teaching and learning process regarding philosophy of science and to offer creative recommendations based on classroom experience...
  75. ncbi Collaboration and control: nurses' constructions of the role of family in nursing home care
    Michael Bauer
    School of Nursing and Midwifery, La Trobe University, Victoria, Australia
    J Adv Nurs 54:45-52. 2006
    ..This paper reports a study examining how nursing home staff experienced working with residents' families...
  76. ncbi Working effectively with clients who self-injure using a solution focused approach
    M McAllister
    School of Health and Sport Sciences, University of the Sunshine Coast, Sippy Downs Drive, Maroochydore, DC, Queensland 4558, Australia
    Int Emerg Nurs 16:272-9. 2008
    ..It was centred on a nursing philosophy known as solution focused nursing (SFN) - a model of care developed by author to orient care away from a ..
  77. ncbi Utilizing the language of Jean Watson's caring theory within a computerized clinical documentation system
    Susan Rosenberg
    SMR Consulting, and Resurrection Medical Center, Chicago, IL, USA
    Comput Inform Nurs 24:53-6. 2006
    ..article is part of an eight-hospital organization that adopted Watson's Theory of Caring as part of their nursing philosophy. According to Watson, this theory is an attempt to find and deepen the language specific to nurse caring ..
  78. ncbi The idea of nursing science
    Janice Winters
    Department of Nursing, University of Missouri, USA
    J Adv Nurs 45:533-5. 2004
    ..Edwards defends his claim based on the lack of consensus and development in nursing philosophy during the past 40 years and, as he describes it, the lack of ends (or truth) of nursing science.
  79. ncbi Initial formation of nursing philosophies following fundamental clinical practice: the experience of male nursing students
    Mei Hsien Chou
    Department of Nursing, I Shou University, Taiwan
    J Nurs Res 15:127-37. 2007
    ..The third category, development of nursing philosophy following a primary clinical internship, incorporates the following five themes: (1) doubt regarding ..
  80. ncbi The notion of evidence in evidence-based practice by the Nursing Philosophy Working Group
    Donna M Romyn
    Institute for Philosophic Nursing Research, Faculty of Nursing, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Canada
    J Prof Nurs 19:184-8. 2003
    ..It is imperative that the nursing profession continue to explore the philosophic perspectives that underscore evidence-based practice and their implications for decision making in nursing practice...
  81. ncbi Mental health policy and mental health service user perspectives on involvement: a discourse analysis
    Ada Hui
    Nottinghamshire Healthcare NHS Trust, Nottingham, UK
    J Adv Nurs 59:416-26. 2007
    ..This paper is a report of an exploration of the concept of service user involvement in mental health nursing using a discourse analysis approach...
  82. ncbi Children's nursing: can it justify a separate existence in the UK?
    Polly Lee
    Children s Nursing, St Bartholomew School of Nursing and Midwifery, City University, London, UK
    J Clin Nurs 12:762-9. 2003
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  83. ncbi Health promotion versus disease and care: failure to establish "blissful clarity" in British nurse education and practice
    P Smith
    Faculty of Health, South Bank University, Romford, UK
    Soc Sci Med 48:227-39. 1999
    ..Their response depended on whether they viewed health as the central nursing philosophy rather than disease or care...
  84. ncbi Nursing practice as bricoleur activity: a concept explored
    Mary Gobbi
    University of Southampton School of Nursing and Midwifery, Southampton, UK
    Nurs Inq 12:117-25. 2005
    ..The paper itself is written from the perspective of a bricoleur who uses 'bits and pieces' from the domains of nursing, philosophy, psychology, education, sociology and anthropology...
  85. ncbi Geography: research and teaching in nurse education
    Gavin J Andrews
    Faculty of Nursing, University of Toronto, 155 College Street, Toronto, Ont, Canada M5T 1P8
    Nurse Educ Today 26:545-54. 2006
    ..At another level, as part of a nursing curriculum, teaching geographical concepts and issues to students might provide them with unique insights into core subjects...
  86. ncbi A synthesis technique for grounded theory data analysis
    Y D Eaves
    School of Nursing, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599 7460, USA
    J Adv Nurs 35:654-63. 2001
    ..The purposes of this paper are to examine the issues surrounding current changes in grounded theory (GT) research methods and to explicate an innovative synthesis technique to GT data analysis...
  87. ncbi Integral and holistic nursing
    Barbara M Dossey
    Holistic Nursing Consultants, Santa Fe, New Mexico, USA
    Beginnings 27:14-5, 20. 2007
  88. ncbi Growing nurse leaders: an undergraduate teaching assistant program
    Genevieve E Chandler
    University of Massachusetts at Amherst, School of Nursing, MA 01003 9304, USA
    J Nurs Educ 44:569-72. 2005
    ..The collaborative mentoring, structured class, and ongoing support provide fertile ground for growing nurse leaders...
  89. ncbi Nursing theories: relic or stepping stone?
    June F Kikuchi
    Faculty of Nursing, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Canada
    Can J Nurs Res 35:3-7. 2003
  90. ncbi Postautistic theorizing?
    Keith Cash
    Nurs Philos 5:93-4. 2004
  91. ncbi Development and evaluation of an inpatient [correction of impatient] holistic nursing care services department
    Gayle Newshan
    Holistic Care Services Department, St John s Riverside Hospital, 2, Park Avenue, Yonkers, NY 10703, USA
    Complement Ther Nurs Midwifery 10:168-74. 2004
    ..Discomfort and distress was decreased and patient satisfaction high when CAM therapies were used in conjunction with traditional inpatient medical and nursing care...
  92. ncbi Organizing and delivering training for acute mental health services: a discussion paper
    P E Bee
    School of Nursing, Midwifery and Social Work, University of Manchester, UK
    J Psychiatr Ment Health Nurs 12:139-45. 2005
    ..Resulting from this work, several recommendations regarding the content, organization and delivery of future training initiatives are made...
  93. ncbi The way we live now
    William Whitfield
    Int J Psychiatr Nurs Res 9:1072. 2004
  94. ncbi Through pragmatic eyes: philosophy and the re-sourcing of family nursing
    Gweneth Hartrick Doane
    School of Nursing, University of Victoria, Box 1700, Victoria, BC, Canada
    Nurs Philos 4:25-32. 2003
    ..Offering a personal example the author exemplifies how philosophical activity can directly and experientially enhance everyday nursing practice...
  95. ncbi Teaching methods and an outcome tool for measuring cultural sensitivity in undergraduate nursing students
    Kathleen H Hughes
    Saint Luke s College, Kansas City, USA
    J Transcult Nurs 18:57-62. 2007
    ..Successful teaching strategies are presented that are substantiated by increased student cross-cultural interaction score scores...
  96. ncbi Validity, trustworthiness and rigour: reasserting realism in qualitative research
    Sam Porter
    School of Nursing and Midwifery, Queen s University Belfast, Belfast, UK
    J Adv Nurs 60:79-86. 2007
    ..This paper challenges recent sceptical approaches to the possibility of validating qualitative research and underlines the benefits of adopting a realist approach to validity...
  97. ncbi The journey between Western and indigenous research paradigms
    Grace A Getty
    University of New Brunswick, Fredericton, NB E3B 5A3, New Brunswick, Canada
    J Transcult Nurs 21:5-14. 2010
    ..Finally, lessons about an Indigenous research paradigm including the benefits of using a theoretical approach based on an Indigenous knowledge system are identified...
  98. ncbi Differential diagnosis in advanced nursing practice
    Heather Baid
    Surrey and Sussex Strategic Health Authority, Horley, Surrey
    Br J Nurs 15:1007-11. 2006
    ....
  99. ncbi Principles in practice: an Australian initiative in nursing curriculum development
    M McAllister
    School of Nursing, Griffith University, Nathan, QLD, 4111, Australia
    Nurse Educ Today 21:315-22. 2001
    ..The philosophy of this new curriculum is to reclaim the human dimension of nursing and inject renewed vigour and enthusiasm into the work of teachers and students...
  100. ncbi Making decisions about care: what it means for hospice inpatients with terminal progressive disease
    Simon Fisher
    Pilgrims Hospices, East Kent, United Kingdom
    Int J Palliat Nurs 15:548-53. 2009
    ..The findings give an insight into the driving forces behind decision-making and the kind of decisions that are important to the patients in this sample, which staff caring for this patient group may find valuable...
  101. ncbi Person-centredness in gerontological nursing: an overview of the literature
    Brendan McCormack
    University of Ulster and Director of Nursing Research and Practice Development, Royal Hospitals Trust, Belfast, UK
    J Clin Nurs 13:31-8. 2004
    ..There is a need for further research and development work in gerontological nursing to distinguish between person-centred practice and good quality care for older people...

Research Grants22

  1. Cancer Pain Management-Decision Support Computer Program
    Eun Ok Im; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..abstract_text> ..
  2. A Multiethnic Internet Study on Menopausal Symptoms
    Eun Ok Im; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ....
  3. Women Thriving Abuse Survivors
    Joanne Hall; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..The results will inform practice and policy changes, and to add to the growing body of theory about thriving after childhood abuse. ..
  4. Integrating Qualitative & Quantitative Research Findings
    Margarete Sandelowski; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ....
  5. Caring Interventions for Couples Who Have Miscarried
    Kristen Swanson; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ....
  6. 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. ..
  7. PHYSICAL AGGRESSION: BACKGROUND AND PROXIMAL FACTORS
    Ann Whall; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..Data from a core set of background and proximal variables (which are common to all three IRPG projects) will be combined to further examine the models produced. ..
  8. Women Physical Disability and Depression: Communities Responding Now!
    DENA MOHAMMAD HASSOUNEH; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..abstract_text> ..
  9. Effects of Hypericum Perforatum on Oral Contraceptives
    Patricia Murphy; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..A concurrent aim is the development and refinement of a methodology for evaluating the risk of ovulation and unintended pregnancy from use of other herbs or medications during oral contraceptive use. ..
  10. An Exploration of Perceived Racial/Ethnic Discrimination in Cancer Care Delivery
    Maureen Campesino; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  11. 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]..
  12. 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]..
  13. A Telenovela Intervention to Increase Mexican American Elders' Home Care Use
    JANICE DIANE CRIST; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Thirty Mexican American elders and their caregivers will view the telenovela;and 30 elders and their caregivers will watch the general video. We will show the videotapes in the hospital setting. We will compare results 6 months later. ..
  14. Women's and Men's Responses to Sexual Violence
    Claire Draucker; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  15. Testing a Restorative Care Nursing Program
    Barbara Resnick; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..The ultimate goal is to alter the current philosophy of care in long-term care to focus on function, improve clinical outcomes, and inform policy makers on the effectiveness of restorative care programs. ..
  16. St. John's Wort Effects on Levonorgestrel
    Patricia Murphy; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..The study protocol will be refined for use in future studies of levonorgestrel and other emergency contraceptive regimens. ..
  17. Major Depression Following Minor Injury
    Therese Richmond; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Further, this design, using comprehensive psychiatric evaluation, will allow a critical analysis of the influence of major depression and related psychiatric disorders on outcomes following minor injury. ..
  18. Physical Restraints and Therapy Disruption in Hospitals
    Ann Minnick; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..abstract_text> ..
  19. Symptom Management in Blood and Marrow Transplantation
    Marlene Cohen; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..Future research will focus on developing and testing appropriate interventions. ..
  20. Community Partnership to Affect Cherokee Adolescent Substance Abuse
    John Lowe; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Further, the data generated from this project will contribute to continuing research with Native American Indian adolescents who are abusing substances. ..
  21. Improving Outcomes of LBW Premature Infants and Parents
    Bernadette Melnyk; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ....
  22. TESTING THE EXERCISE PLUS PROGRAM FOLLOWING HIP FRACTURE
    Barbara Resnick; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ....