holistic nursing

Summary

Summary: A philosophy of nursing practice that takes into account total patient care, considering the physical, emotional, social, economic, and spiritual needs of patients, their response to their illnesses, and the effect of illness on patients' abilities to meet self-care needs. (From Mosby's Medical, Nursing, & Allied Health Dictionary, 4th ed, p745)

Top Publications

  1. ncbi The way of caring: Jean Watson's presentation on caritas
    Allison Dawn Israel
    Beginnings 25:6-7. 2005
  2. ncbi Integral and holistic nursing
    Barbara M Dossey
    Holistic Nursing Consultants, Santa Fe, New Mexico, USA
    Beginnings 27:14-5, 20. 2007
  3. ncbi Holistic nursing as a specialty: holistic nursing - scope and standards of practice
    Carla Mariano
    Advanced Adult Holistic Nurse Practitioner Program, New York University, College of Nursing, 246 Greene Street, New York, NY 10003, USA
    Nurs Clin North Am 42:165-88, v. 2007
  4. ncbi What do New Zealand pre-dialysis nurses believe to be effective care?
    Rachael Walker
    Renal Department, Hawkes Bay District Health Board, Hastings
    Nurs Prax N Z 26:26-34. 2010
  5. ncbi Developing holistic nursing interventions to improve adolescent health
    Lynn Rew
    The University of Texas at Austin, Austin, TX, USA
    J Holist Nurs 22:303-19; quiz 298-302. 2004
  6. ncbi The integration of holistic nursing practices and complementary and alternative modalities into curricula of schools of nursing
    Mary V Fenton
    School of Nursing, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, Tex, USA
    Altern Ther Health Med 9:62-7. 2003
  7. ncbi Massage therapy versus traditional therapy for low back pain relief: implications for holistic nursing practice
    Bryan Melancon
    Earl K Long Hospital, Baton Rouge, LA, USA
    Holist Nurs Pract 19:116-21. 2005
  8. ncbi Linking aboriginal healing traditions to holistic nursing practice
    Linda Hunter
    University of Ottawa
    J Holist Nurs 22:267-85. 2004
  9. ncbi A holistic approach to the promotion of older hospital patients' health
    G V Berg
    Nordic School of Public Health, Gothenburg, Sweden
    Int Nurs Rev 52:73-80. 2005
  10. ncbi Optimal healing environments in nursing
    Kristen M Swanson
    Family and Child Nursing, University of Washington School of Nursing, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    J Altern Complement Med 10:S43-8. 2004

Research Grants

  1. Promoting Healthy Aging through "Elder-Healer" Training
    William Collinge; Fiscal Year: 2004
  2. Patients' and Families' Psychological Response to HAT
    Sue Thomas; Fiscal Year: 2006
  3. An Explanatory Model of Child Sexual Abuse
    Louanne Lawson; Fiscal Year: 2004
  4. Developing Health Behaviors in Middle Adolescence
    DONNA LYNN REW; Fiscal Year: 2010
  5. PSYCHOIMMUNE OUTCOMES: INTERVENTION IN BREAST CANCER
    Duck Hee Kang; Fiscal Year: 2003
  6. Effects of MBSR in Early Stage Breast Cancer Recovery
    Cecile Lengacher; Fiscal Year: 2007
  7. A Longitudinal Study of Health Risk Behavior in Youth
    DONNA REW; Fiscal Year: 2006
  8. SEXUAL HEALTH PRACTICES OF HOMELESS ADOLESCENTS
    DONNA REW; Fiscal Year: 2005
  9. CAM Curriculum Project
    Mary Jo Kreitzer; Fiscal Year: 2004
  10. PSYCHOSOCIAL FACTORS IN SUDDEN CARDIAC DEATH
    Sue Thomas; Fiscal Year: 2002

Detail Information

Publications256 found, 100 shown here

  1. ncbi The way of caring: Jean Watson's presentation on caritas
    Allison Dawn Israel
    Beginnings 25:6-7. 2005
  2. ncbi Integral and holistic nursing
    Barbara M Dossey
    Holistic Nursing Consultants, Santa Fe, New Mexico, USA
    Beginnings 27:14-5, 20. 2007
  3. ncbi Holistic nursing as a specialty: holistic nursing - scope and standards of practice
    Carla Mariano
    Advanced Adult Holistic Nurse Practitioner Program, New York University, College of Nursing, 246 Greene Street, New York, NY 10003, USA
    Nurs Clin North Am 42:165-88, v. 2007
    This article describes the Holistic Nursing: Scope and Standards of Practice. It defines holistic nursing, its five core values, and its practice standards...
  4. ncbi What do New Zealand pre-dialysis nurses believe to be effective care?
    Rachael Walker
    Renal Department, Hawkes Bay District Health Board, Hastings
    Nurs Prax N Z 26:26-34. 2010
    ..These were; a strong nurse patient relationship, a comprehensive holistic nursing assessment and timely and appropriate patient education...
  5. ncbi Developing holistic nursing interventions to improve adolescent health
    Lynn Rew
    The University of Texas at Austin, Austin, TX, USA
    J Holist Nurs 22:303-19; quiz 298-302. 2004
    ..Interventions that address these health behaviors and outcomes are presented along with suggestions for a holistic nursing response to this important public health concern.
  6. ncbi The integration of holistic nursing practices and complementary and alternative modalities into curricula of schools of nursing
    Mary V Fenton
    School of Nursing, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, Tex, USA
    Altern Ther Health Med 9:62-7. 2003
    ..alternative modalities and consumer demand for health professionals knowledgeable in complementary and alternative modalities by incorporating holistic nursing practices and complementary and alternative modalities into their curricula.
  7. ncbi Massage therapy versus traditional therapy for low back pain relief: implications for holistic nursing practice
    Bryan Melancon
    Earl K Long Hospital, Baton Rouge, LA, USA
    Holist Nurs Pract 19:116-21. 2005
    ..Statistical results showed slightly more efficacy for traditional therapy; however, the additional benefits of massage add to its value for holistic nursing practice.
  8. ncbi Linking aboriginal healing traditions to holistic nursing practice
    Linda Hunter
    University of Ottawa
    J Holist Nurs 22:267-85. 2004
    ..This article explains diverse healing traditions and links those traditions to holistic nursing practice...
  9. ncbi A holistic approach to the promotion of older hospital patients' health
    G V Berg
    Nordic School of Public Health, Gothenburg, Sweden
    Int Nurs Rev 52:73-80. 2005
    ..To describe how nurses interpreted health promotion related to older patients in a medical hospital ward and the presuppositions for this work...
  10. ncbi Optimal healing environments in nursing
    Kristen M Swanson
    Family and Child Nursing, University of Washington School of Nursing, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    J Altern Complement Med 10:S43-8. 2004
    ..For nursing, embracing a caring-healing framework incorporates attending to the wholeness of humans in their everyday creation and sustenance of a meaningful life...
  11. ncbi Palliative care assessment: screening for appropriateness
    Sean M Reed
    Beginnings 27:12-3. 2007
  12. ncbi Meaning and normativity in nurse-patient interaction
    Halvor Nordby
    Faculty of Health and Social Work, University College of Lillehammer, Lillehammer, Norway
    Nurs Philos 8:16-27. 2007
    ..What is important is that nurses and patients have the intention of conforming to the same meaning...
  13. ncbi Spirituality in nursing and health-related literature: a concept analysis
    Loralee Sessanna
    The State University of New York, School of Nursing, University at Buffalo, USA
    J Holist Nurs 25:252-62; discussion 263-4. 2007
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  14. ncbi Inadequate nursing care in an emergency care unit in Sweden. Lack of a holistic perspective
    Maria Nystrom
    Ersta Skondal University College, Department of Health Sciences, Stockholm, Sweden
    J Holist Nurs 20:403-17. 2002
    ..As a consequence, caring interventions failed to strengthen the nurses' self-esteem in the same high degree as medical tasks...
  15. ncbi The perioperative dialogue: holistic nursing in practice
    Gudrun Rudolfsson
    Department of Caring Science, Abo Academy University, Vasa, Finland
    Holist Nurs Pract 21:292-8. 2007
    ..The synthesis highlights the importance of being in communion in a continuous whole due to continuity of care for the creation of health in both patients and nurses...
  16. ncbi Exceptional nontraditional caring practices of nurses
    Olive Yonge
    Faculty of Nursing, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    Scand J Caring Sci 16:399-405. 2002
    ..The research has implications for the new emerging field of boundaries in professional relationships...
  17. ncbi Sacred journeys of nurse healers
    Martin Hemsley
    Griffith University, Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia
    J Holist Nurs 24:256-68; discussion 269. 2006
    ..The importance of these phenomenologically uncovered holistic understandings to the teaching, practice, administration, knowledge development, and theoretical evolvement of nursing is argued...
  18. ncbi The energetic language of therapeutic touch. A holistic tool for nurse practitioners
    Shirley Spear Begley
    Adv Nurse Pract 10:69-71. 2002
  19. 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...
  20. ncbi Elements of care: nursing environmental theory in historical context
    Martha M Libster
    School of Nursing, East Carolina University, Greenville, North Carolina 27858, USA
    Holist Nurs Pract 22:160-70. 2008
    ..Regulation of these elements can be traced to 19th-century nurses' "sickroom management." Nightingale's Notes on Nursing and Coskery's Advices Concerning the Sick provide examples of holistic application of the elements of care...
  21. ncbi Intentionality: evolutionary development in healing: a grounded theory study for holistic nursing
    Rothlyn P Zahourek
    University of Massachusetts School of Nursing, Amherst, USA
    J Holist Nurs 23:89-109. 2005
    ..The predominant attribute, development, is described. The theory contributes to knowledge about healing and intentionality and has implications for practice and future research...
  22. ncbi Attributes of spiritual care in nursing practice
    Rick Sawatzky
    Department of Nursing, Trinity Western University
    J Holist Nurs 23:19-33. 2005
    ..We propose that spiritual nursing care is an intuitive, interpersonal, altruistic, and integrative expression that is contingent on the nurse's awareness of the transcendent dimension of life but that reflects the patient's reality...
  23. ncbi Exploring nurses' perceived benefits of utilizing holistic modalities for self and clients
    Leighsa Sharoff
    Hunter College Bellevue School of Nursing, City University of New York, New York, NY 10010, USA
    Holist Nurs Pract 22:15-24. 2008
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  24. ncbi A holistic-existential approach to health promotion
    Geir V Berg
    The Nordic School of Public Health, Gothenburg, Sweden
    Scand J Caring Sci 17:384-91. 2003
    ..The proposed definition may be the first step in a process of developing a theoretical framework of health promotive nursing with a holistic-existential approach...
  25. ncbi Self-transcendence: a concept analysis for nursing praxis
    M Elizabeth Teixeira
    Hightstown Medical Associates, East Windsor, New Jersey, USA
    Holist Nurs Pract 22:25-31. 2008
    ..When faced with adversity, self-transcendence can be a powerful coping strategy. Clarity of this concept will assist nurses in providing holistic interventions that promote and facilitate self-transcendence...
  26. ncbi Views of humanity and nursing practice: an analysis of nursing
    B Gustafsson
    Department of Nursing, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden
    Ethics Med 18:159-70. 2002
  27. ncbi Holistic nursing: a way of being, a way of living, a way of practice!
    Lucia Thornton
    American Holistic Nurses Association, USA
    Imprint 55:32-4, 36, 38-9. 2008
  28. ncbi A holistic approach to severe depression: my story
    Bonnie L Meyer
    School of Nursing, Loma Linda University, California 92350, USA
    Holist Nurs Pract 22:81-6. 2008
    ..The approach that is effective for me requires faithfully attending to diet, exercise, sunlight, sleep, and spirituality, as well as continuing to receive psychological and social support...
  29. ncbi The spiritual dimensions of care in military nursing practice
    Andrew Ormsby
    Area Health Service South Australia, Royal Australian Air Force Base, Edinburgh, South Australia 5111, Australia
    Int J Nurs Pract 9:321-7. 2003
    ..These concepts comprise a traditional family structure and an extended military family structure that includes the person's unit and comrades-in-arms...
  30. ncbi Caring presence. Delineation of a concept for holistic nursing
    Holly Covington
    Basin Clinic Naturita, Colorado, USA
    J Holist Nurs 21:301-17. 2003
    ..Placing presence within the context of caring provides a way for the holistic nurse to offer caring-healing ways of being and relating...
  31. ncbi Meaning holism in caring practice
    Halvor Nordby
    Faculty of Health and Social Sciences, University College of Lillehammer, Norway
    Holist Nurs Pract 22:87-96. 2008
    ..Case studies are used to clarify the significance of the sociocultural dimension of understanding in caring practice...
  32. ncbi Do pastoral care providers recognize nurses as spiritual care providers?
    Roberta Cavendish
    New York City College of Technology, City University of New York, Brooklyn, NY, USA
    Holist Nurs Pract 21:89-98. 2007
    ..Themes emerged: quest, conscious response, and essence of caring. Pastoral care providers perceive nurses as spiritual providers. Few felt comfortable initiating collaboration. Study findings are not generalizable...
  33. ncbi Spirituality as a component of holistic self-care practices in human immunodeficiency virus-positive women with histories of abuse
    Jill Peltzer
    Department of Nursing, University of Kansas Hospital, and the University of Kansas School of Nursing, Kansas City, KS 66160, USA
    Holist Nurs Pract 21:105-12; quiz 113-4. 2007
    ..The authors propose that by conceptualizing spirituality as integral to self-care, nurses will support and educate women with human immunodeficiency virus utilizing a holistic perspective...
  34. ncbi The spiritual art of working with dreams
    Toni Gilbert
    J Holist Nurs 20:305-10. 2002
    ..Dream research and contemporary techniques for remembering and analyzing dreams guide the author in the work necessary to help her clients achieve health and wholeness through a deeper understanding of themselves through dreams...
  35. ncbi Assessing a patient's spiritual needs: a comprehensive instrument
    Kathleen Galek
    The HealthCare Chaplaincy, 307 E 60th St, New York, NY 10022, USA
    Holist Nurs Pract 19:62-9. 2005
    ..This framework for understanding a patient's spiritual needs hopefully contributes to the growing body of literature, providing direction to healthcare professionals interested in a more holistic approach to patient well-being...
  36. ncbi Implementing holistic practices in mental health nursing: a national consultation
    Neil Brimblecombe
    National Institute of Mental Health in England, Wellington House, London, UK
    Int J Nurs Stud 44:339-48. 2007
    ..A national consultation exercise was held as part of a review of mental health nursing in England...
  37. ncbi Spiritual nursing care: state of the art
    Melanie McEwen
    School of Nursing, University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Holist Nurs Pract 19:161-8. 2005
    ..In addition, it describes mechanisms that may be used to promote spiritual care and outlines the need to enhance research efforts in this vital area...
  38. ncbi Dwelling with Alison: a reflection on expertise
    Christopher Johns
    University of Luton, C O 4 High Street, Riseley, Bedfordshire MK44 1DU, UK
    Complement Ther Clin Pract 11:37-44. 2005
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  39. 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
    b>Holistic nursing is a discipline focused on healing the whole person and dedicated to understanding and supporting the premise of holistic health of the patient and promoting healing in practitioners, patients, families, social groups, ..
  40. ncbi Therapeutic tears and postpartum blues
    Marjaneh M Fooladi
    School of Nursing, College of Health Sciences, University of Texas in El Paso, El Paso, TX 79912, USA
    Holist Nurs Pract 20:204-11. 2006
    ..A greater understanding of postpartum rituals and cultural aspects benefits the nursing profession in order to better educate women in childbearing years...
  41. ncbi Spiritual practice: a literature review related to spiritual health and health outcomes
    June M Como
    Faculty Department of Nursing, College of Staten Island, City University of New York, 10301, USA
    Holist Nurs Pract 21:224-36. 2007
    ..Relation of spiritual practice as a health behavior is presented with implications for future research identified...
  42. ncbi A test of the factor structure of the patient spiritual needs assessment scale
    Kevin J Flannelly
    HealthCare Chaplaincy, 307 E 60th Street, New York, NY 10022, USA
    Holist Nurs Pract 20:187-90. 2006
    ..The coherence of the dimensions is discussed in the context of the scale's intended application...
  43. ncbi Fundamental or foundational obligation? Problematizing the ethical call to spiritual care in nursing
    Barbara Pesut
    Department of Nursing, Trinity Western University, Langley, British Columbia, Canada
    ANS Adv Nurs Sci 29:125-33. 2006
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  44. ncbi Taking the eagle's view: using Watson's conceptual model to investigate the extraordinary and transformative experiences of nurse healers
    Martin Sananda Hemsley
    School of Nursing and Midwifery, Griffith University, Gold Coast, Australia
    Holist Nurs Pract 20:85-94. 2006
    ..Foundational understandings of Watson's model as they relate to the findings, and theoretical aspects, are discussed, and potential contributions of this study to the ongoing evolution of Watson's conceptual model are articulated...
  45. ncbi Deep Comfort: the essence of nursing
    Carole Ann Drick
    Conscious Awareness Inc
    Creat Nurs 10:8-10. 2004
  46. ncbi Bringing the messages from water into our holistic nursing practice
    Jane Hershey
    Beginnings 25:10-1. 2005
  47. ncbi Arts in health care: a new paradigm for holistic nursing practice
    Mary Rockwood Lane
    University of Florida, College of Nursing, Florida, USA
    J Holist Nurs 24:70-5. 2006
    ..This article presents these models and discusses ways that nurses can easily implement creative interventions into their practice...
  48. ncbi Holistic assessment and care: presence in the process
    Pamela J Potter
    Biobehavioral Nursing and Health Systems, University of Washington, Box 357266, Seattle, WA 98195 7266, USA
    Nurs Clin North Am 42:213-28, vi. 2007
    Holistic assessment and care are inseparable from the nursing process. Holistic nursing practice informed by a philosophy of holism balancing art and science recognizes the interconnectedness of body, mind, and spirit...
  49. ncbi Expanding the dialogue on prayer relevant to holistic care
    Josephine Dijoseph
    St Vincent s Hospital, Staten Island, NY 10314, USA
    Holist Nurs Pract 19:147-54; quiz 154-5. 2005
    ..In addition, a 4-point guide for spiritual caregiving is presented to help nurses address human responses in the spiritual domain...
  50. ncbi Strengthening transcendent meaning. A model for the spiritual nursing care of patients experiencing suffering
    J Emblen
    Department of Nursing, Trinity Western University, Langley, British Columbia
    J Holist Nurs 19:42-56. 2001
    ..For each of the five categories, interventions are identified that could strengthen transcendent meaning in the suffering...
  51. ncbi The progression of holism into postgraduate curricula in critical care nursing: a discussion paper
    Paula Lane
    Waterford Regional Hospital, Dunmore Rd, Waterford, Republic of Ireland
    Dimens Crit Care Nurs 24:131-8. 2005
    ..Establishing a strategic framework where research, education, clinical excellence, and quality assurance are interlinked is central to enhancing the efficacy of patient care outcomes...
  52. ncbi A theoretical discussion about the clinical value of phenomenology for nurses
    Karen Leigh Edward
    Australian and New Zealand College of Nurses and Mental Health Interuniversity Research Group, Bundoora, Victoria, Australia
    Holist Nurs Pract 20:235-8. 2006
    ..Nursing is based on the understanding of patients' personal experiences and their responses to their illness. Phenomenological methodology utilizes the patient's own language to reflect meanings embedded in their health experience...
  53. ncbi Grasping the essence of the spiritual dimension reflected through the horizon of suffering: an interpretative research synthesis
    Maj Britt Råholm
    Tampere University Hospital, Finland
    Aust J Holist Nurs 9:4-13. 2002
    ..A depth in the interpretation of the texts was discovered where four different themes emerged: undemanding communion, confirmation of dignity, the dialectic of suffering, and the creation of coherence of meaning...
  54. ncbi Death the great leveller? Towards a transcultural spirituality of dying and bereavement
    Margaret Holloway
    Department of Social Work, University of Hull, Hull, UK
    J Clin Nurs 15:833-9. 2006
    ..This paper aims to provide a critical engagement with the subject of transcultural spirituality and nursing practice in the context of dying and bereavement...
  55. ncbi Homeopathy as a nursing intervention
    Larraine M Bossi
    Beginnings 27:28. 2007
  56. ncbi Spirituality: concept analysis and model development
    Harleah G Buck
    College of Nursing, University of South Florida, Tampa, FL 33612, USA
    Holist Nurs Pract 20:288-92. 2006
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  57. ncbi The importance of a nurse's presence: a personal story of holistic caring
    Patricia Zikorus
    University of Hartford, 200 Bloomfield Avenue, West Hartford, CT 06117, USA
    Holist Nurs Pract 21:208-10. 2007
  58. ncbi Putting a puzzle together: making spirituality meaningful for nursing using an evolving theoretical framework
    Denise Miner-Williams
    University of Texas Health Science Center, San Antonio, TX 78266, USA
    J Clin Nurs 15:811-21. 2006
    ..This paper addresses the need for a practical understanding of spirituality in nursing by means of a generic definition of spirituality, an emerging theoretical framework, and some general practice guidelines...
  59. ncbi Five strategies that heighten nurses' awareness of spirituality to impact client care
    Sarah Beckman
    Department of Nursing, Indiana University Purdue University, 2101 East Coliseum Boulevard, Fort Wayne, IN 46805, USA
    Holist Nurs Pract 21:135-9. 2007
    ..This article explores 5 experiential learning activities that seek to heighten a person's awareness of his or her own spirituality and that also increases one's sensitivity to the spiritual needs of others...
  60. ncbi Using the synergy model to provide spiritual nursing care in critical care settings
    Amy Rex Smith
    Department of Nursing, College of Nursing and Health Sciences, University of Massachusetts, Boston, MA 02125, USA
    Crit Care Nurse 26:41-7. 2006
  61. ncbi Recognizing and caring for spiritual needs of clients
    Corinne M Lemmer
    Mount Marty College, Yankton, South Dakota, USA
    J Holist Nurs 23:310-22. 2005
    ..This article proposes that nurses may find the concept of spiritual needs more useful than the term spirituality in guiding practice decisions and curriculum development...
  62. ncbi Analysis of spirituality content in nursing textbooks
    Melanie McEwen
    Baylor University, Louise Herrington School of Nursing, 3700 Worth Street, Dallas, TX 75246, USA
    J Nurs Educ 43:20-30. 2004
    Although most nurses believe spiritual care is an integral component of quality, holistic nursing care, they rarely address spiritual issues and typically feel unprepared to do so...
  63. ncbi [The application of relaxation techniques and biofeedback to an outpatient with depression disorder: a nurse's experience]
    Hsin Ping Lee
    College of Nursing, Kaohsiung Medical University, ROC
    Hu Li Za Zhi 56:101-8. 2009
    ..Between April 10th and July 24th, 2008, the author employed holistic nursing assessment and collected data through both observation and interview...
  64. ncbi [Providing grief counseling to a major depressive elderly widower: a nurse's experience]
    Hsiu Ching Chu
    Department of Nursing, Kaohsiung Veterans General Hospital, Taiwan, ROC
    Hu Li Za Zhi 55:90-6. 2008
    ..While providing nursing care to the client, the author, employing holistic nursing assessment, identified a reciprocal influence between his depressive symptoms and grief reaction...
  65. ncbi The meaning of spirituality and spiritual care among the Hong Kong Chinese terminally ill
    Esther Mok
    School of Nursing, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hong Kong
    J Adv Nurs 66:360-70. 2010
    ..This paper is a report of a study conducted to explore the phenomenon of spirituality and spiritual care among terminally ill Chinese patients...
  66. ncbi Spiritual coping strategies: a review of the nursing research literature
    D Baldacchino
    Institute of Health Care, University of Malta, Malta, Sicily
    J Adv Nurs 34:833-41. 2001
    ..This review aims at identifying those spiritual coping strategies used by the believers and nonbelievers followed by implications for holistic nursing care.
  67. ncbi Children, health and gender: recognition in nursing research?
    Julie Taylor
    School of Nursing and Midwifery, University of Dundee, Dundee, UK
    J Clin Nurs 17:3226-37. 2008
    ..This paper examines the hitherto mostly unrecognised relationship between gender, health and children; its significance for nursing practice and how it has been considered in nursing research...
  68. ncbi Standards of holistic nursing practice as guidelines for quality undergraduate nursing curricula
    Noreen Cavan Frisch
    School of Nursing RT915, Cleveland State University, 2121 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, OH 44114, USA
    J Prof Nurs 19:382-6. 2003
    ..Standards of Holistic Nursing Practice, developed by the American Holistic Nurses' Association, is an additional set of standards that ..
  69. ncbi Preconception care & pregnancy planning: voices of African American women
    Renee Branch Canady
    Ingham County Health Department, USA
    MCN Am J Matern Child Nurs 33:90-7. 2008
    ..We assessed the meaning of "planned pregnancy" for African American women and explored its connection to preconception experiences. The role of race and economics as contextualizing women's experiences was considered...
  70. ncbi [A nurse's experience using the super-link system theory to help a T6 spinal cord injury patient return to school]
    Pei Yeh Li
    Department of Nursing, Chung Shan Medical University Rehabilitation Hospital, Taiwan
    Hu Li Za Zhi 57:S70-74. 2010
    ..b>Holistic nursing assessment was employed and the Super-Link System Theory was applied to establish a link between the hospital ..
  71. ncbi A comparative study of the spiritual perspectives and interventions of mental health and parish nurses
    I Tuck
    Virginia Commonwealth University, School of Nursing, 1220 East Broad Street, P O Box 980567, Richmond, VA 23298 0567, USA
    Issues Ment Health Nurs 22:593-605. 2001
    Spirituality is an integral part of holistic nursing practice. Limited research has been done that explores nurses' spirituality and the spiritual interventions they have made with patients in their practice...
  72. ncbi Death, empathy and self preservation: the emotional labour of caring for families of the critically ill in adult intensive care
    Louise Caroline Stayt
    School of Nursing, Queens Medical Centre, University of Nottingham, Nottingham, UK
    J Clin Nurs 18:1267-75. 2009
    ..The purpose of this phenomenological study is to explore the emotional labour nurses' face when caring for relatives of the critically ill in intensive care unit...
  73. ncbi The challenges of a care information system reflecting holistic nursing care
    A Bussing
    Technical University Muenchen, Germany
    Comput Nurs 16:311-7; quiz 318-9. 1998
    ..On the other side, a shift from functional to holistic nursing is observed...
  74. ncbi Self-care activities captured through discussion among community-dwelling older adults
    Karen S Dunn
    Oakland University School of Nursing, Rochester, MI, USA
    J Holist Nurs 25:160-9; discussion 170-1. 2007
    ..Together, two raters completed data reduction and coding for theme identification and categorization. A holistic nursing model was used to guide the content analysis...
  75. ncbi Sexual health and women with bipolar disorder
    Fiona McCandless
    School of Nursing, University of Nottingham, Mapperley, Nottingham, UK
    J Adv Nurs 44:42-8. 2003
    ..The aim of this paper is to illustrate the importance of sexual health promotion strategies for women with bipolar disorder in order to stimulate interest and debate in this area of care...
  76. ncbi [Review of the development of the concept of Holistic nursing]
    Hui Hui Li
    Heping Hospital, Medical College of Changzhi, Changzhi, 046000, China
    Zhonghua Yi Shi Za Zhi 40:33-7. 2010
    ..theory, levels and models of people's needs, theory of solving-problem provided the theoretical base for "holistic nursing"...
  77. ncbi Problems experienced by haemodialysis patients in Greece
    E Kaba
    Department of Nursing, Technological and Educational Institute of Lamia, Greece
    Br J Nurs 16:868-72. 2007
    ..An understanding of these culturally-influenced expectations and desires is essential for the delivery of holistic nursing care...
  78. ncbi Reflection as a transforming process: student advanced nurse practitioners' experiences of developing reflective skills as part of an MSc programme
    J E Glaze
    School of Nursing and Midwifery, University of Wolverhampton, Dudley, West Midlands, UK
    J Adv Nurs 34:639-47. 2001
    ..The aim of this study was to explore student advanced nurse practitioners' (ANPs) experiences of reflection...
  79. ncbi Nursing work in NHS Direct: constructing a nursing identity in the call-centre environment
    Sherrill Ray Snelgrove
    Swansea University, Swansea SA3 3BB, UK
    Nurs Inq 16:355-65. 2009
    ..nurses frame a nursing identity in NHSD around the importance of previous experience and claim to practise holistic nursing. However, the development of new skills and adaptation of old skills in response to the demand of NHSD work ..
  80. ncbi Recent developments of care information systems in Germany
    A Bussing
    Technical University Muenchen, Germany
    Comput Nurs 16:307-10. 1998
    ..With regard to the shift from functional to holistic nursing in Germany it is argued that the consequences of the implementation of a care information system are ..
  81. ncbi Cultural perspectives on contraception: a literature review
    J Noone
    Kauai Community College, Lihue, Hawaii, USA
    Clin Excell Nurse Pract 4:336-40. 2000
    The incorporation of transcultural nursing concepts has become an integral component of holistic nursing practice...
  82. ncbi From rituals to reason: creating an environment that allows nurses to nurse
    M Tonuma
    Melbourne Extended Care and Rehabilitation Service, PO Box 7000, Carlton South, Victoria 3053, Australia
    Int J Nurs Pract 6:214-8. 2000
    ..reality of day-to-day nursing practice does not always correspond to the nursing rhetoric of individualised holistic nursing care for each person...
  83. ncbi [The nursing experience of a patient with parkinsonian type of multiple system atrophy]
    Yi Shan Liao
    Department of Health of Taiwan City Government, ROC
    Hu Li Za Zhi 55:93-100. 2008
    ..A holistic nursing assessment and nursing problems were established as body image disturbance, risk for aspiration, constipation ..
  84. ncbi [Applying solution focused brief therapy to the nursing of a depressive patient with negative thinking]
    Huei Yu Hung
    Department of Psychiatry, Yen Chau Jing Ho Mental Hospital, R O C
    Hu Li Za Zhi 54:94-100. 2007
    ..to March 20, 2006, the authors collected data using observation, direct nursing care, interviews, scales, and holistic nursing assessments...
  85. ncbi The role of aromatherapy in nursing care
    J Buckle
    Department of Botanical Medicine and Psychology, Bastyr University, Seattle, Washington
    Nurs Clin North Am 36:57-72. 2001
    ..last few years that aromatherapy has become recognized by US State Boards of Nursing as a legitimate part of holistic nursing. Aromatherapy is now set to become one of the most popular tools that nurses can use to enhance their nursing ..
  86. ncbi [An experience nursing an organic psychiatric patient with vertigo]
    Mei Ting Chang
    Hu Li Za Zhi 51:81-8. 2004
    ..b>Holistic nursing assessment revealed four areas of nursing concern: risk of falls, impaired self-care ability, caregiver role ..
  87. ncbi The challenge of spiritual care in a multi-faith society experienced as a Christian nurse
    Tonks N Fawcett
    Nursing Studies, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, UK
    J Clin Nurs 13:136-42. 2004
    Understanding the spiritual dimension of holistic nursing care is arguably regaining its centrality in the assessment of patient well being in whatever area of care...
  88. ncbi Meaning in life and psycho-spiritual functioning: a comparison of breast cancer survivors and healthy women
    Susan Bauer-Wu
    Phyllis F Cantor Center for Research in Nursing and Patient Care, Dana Farber Cancer Institute, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    J Holist Nurs 23:172-90. 2005
    ..Incorporating holistic health perspectives, this study compared and examined relationships among meaning in life, spirituality, perceived stress, and psychological distress in breast cancer survivors (BCS) and healthy women...
  89. ncbi An exploratory study of web-enhanced learning in undergraduate nurse education
    Elizabeth A Mitchell
    University of Ulster at Magee Campus, Northland Road, Londonderry, UK
    J Clin Nurs 16:2287-96. 2007
    ..The aim of the study was to explore undergraduate nursing students' views of web-enhanced learning and to examine issues relating to their pattern of access to a rehabilitation nursing module website...
  90. ncbi Nursing care of patients with gastrointestinal cancer: a staff development approach
    Claire D Martino Maze
    Nursing Resource Center, Barry University School of Nursing, Miami Shores, FL 33161, USA
    J Nurses Staff Dev 18:327-32. 2002
    ..risk factors, detection methods, signs and symptoms, treatments, conventional and integrative holistic nursing interventions, and community resources...
  91. ncbi Spirituality and psychological well-being: testing a theory of family interdependence among family caregivers and their elders
    Suk Sun Kim
    Center for Spirituality, Theology and Health, Duke University, Durham, North Carolina, USA
    Res Nurs Health 34:103-15. 2011
    ..Findings suggest that elders' and caregivers' spirituality should be assessed within the family to provide holistic nursing interventions.
  92. ncbi Complementary, integrative, and holistic care in emergency nursing
    Susan M Hageness
    Integrative Medicine and Cultural Care, Children s Hospital and Clinics, Minneapolis and St Paul, Minnesota, USA
    Nurs Clin North Am 37:123-33, viii. 2002
    ..The integration of CAIM and holistic nursing principles into current emergency nursing practice can reenergize nursing and give ED nurses additional care ..
  93. ncbi Outcome analysis of a research-based didactic model for education to promote culturally competent nursing care in Sweden--a questionnaire study
    Kerstin Gebru
    Faculty of Health and Society, Malmo University, Malmo, Sweden
    Scand J Caring Sci 22:348-56. 2008
    ..To describe and analyse to what extent the goals of the education in promoting culturally competent nursing care have been achieved from a student perspective...
  94. ncbi Oncology nursing and integrative care: a new way of being
    Mary B Johnson
    St Olaf College, Northfield, MN 55057, USA
    Integr Cancer Ther 2:353-7. 2003
    ..Outcomes from a senior nursing student survey concerning the integration of holistic nursing and complementary therapies will be described...
  95. ncbi The patient experience of treatment for hepatitis C
    Kate Sheppard
    Orvis School of Nursing 134, University of Nevada, Reno, Reno, NV 89557, USA
    Gastroenterol Nurs 29:309-15. 2006
    ..There is a need to understand the experience from a holistic nursing perspective in order to facilitate the patient's well-being...
  96. ncbi Traumatic brain injury: an integrated clinical case presentation and literature review. Part I: assessment and initial management
    Suzy Ladanyi
    Faculty of Nursing, Midwifery and Health, University of Technology Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Aust Crit Care 21:86-95. 2008
    b>Holistic nursing care of critically ill patients continues to be a challenge for all levels of critical care clinicians...
  97. ncbi Creating a graduate holistic nursing program
    Marguerite J Purnell
    Christine E Lynn College of Nursing, Florida Atlantic University, 777 Glades Rd, Boca Raton, FL 33431, USA
    Holist Nurs Pract 25:140-6. 2011
    In Spring 2010, an innovative Master of Science in Holistic Nursing track was launched in as the realization of a vision for graduate holistic nursing held by the faculty of the Christine E. Lynn College of Nursing in Palm Beach County...
  98. ncbi Symptoms experienced by family members of patients in intensive care units
    Jennifer L McAdam
    School of Nursing at Dominican University of California, San Rafael, USA
    Am J Crit Care 18:200-9; quiz 210. 2009
    ..who are at high risk of dying in intensive care units is both a necessary and integral part of providing holistic nursing care...
  99. ncbi Holisitic nursing: taking your practice to the next level
    B M Dossey
    Holistic Nursing Consultants, Santa Fe, New Mexico, USA
    Nurs Clin North Am 36:1-22. 2001
    The goal of holistic nursing is to enhance healing of the whole person from birth to death...
  100. ncbi Standards for holistic nursing practice: a way to think about our care that includes complementary and alternative modalities
    N C Frisch
    Cleveland State University, Ohio, USA
    Online J Issues Nurs 6:4. 2001
    The Standards of Holistic Nursing Practice were developed by the American Holistic Nurses Association (AHNA) as a public statement regarding the practice of holistic nursing as a specialty...
  101. ncbi Using story theory to create an innovative honors level nursing course
    Roger Carpenter
    Department of Health Restoration, West Virginia University School of Nursing, Morgantown, USA
    Nurs Educ Perspect 31:28-32. 2010
    ..This quality was seen in the ability to expand the curriculum, and in the student course evaluations. Students were able to understand theory, apply it to practice, and plan holistic nursing care.

Research Grants26

  1. Promoting Healthy Aging through "Elder-Healer" Training
    William Collinge; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..Subjects will be trained in a standardized regime of touch therapy techniques commonly used in holistic nursing and hospice care, and will practice the skills through volunteer service or providing support to others in ..
  2. Patients' and Families' Psychological Response to HAT
    Sue Thomas; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Beginning PRHAT on 7/01/03 allows ample time for simultaneous recruitment into HAT/PRHAT. PRHAT data will identify patients and families who are vulnerable to becoming anxious and depressed. ..
  3. An Explanatory Model of Child Sexual Abuse
    Louanne Lawson; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..Nurses are in a unique position to study the issue because a holistic nursing approach emphasizes strengths as well as deficits...
  4. Developing Health Behaviors in Middle Adolescence
    DONNA LYNN REW; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ....
  5. PSYCHOIMMUNE OUTCOMES: INTERVENTION IN BREAST CANCER
    Duck Hee Kang; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..Longitudinal data analysis methods will be employed to analyze repeated measures of outcome variables, whereas 2-sample t-test or nonparametric Wilcoxon rank-sum test will be used to perform univariate analysis. ..
  6. Effects of MBSR in Early Stage Breast Cancer Recovery
    Cecile Lengacher; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..unreadable] [unreadable]..
  7. A Longitudinal Study of Health Risk Behavior in Youth
    DONNA REW; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..abstract_text> ..
  8. SEXUAL HEALTH PRACTICES OF HOMELESS ADOLESCENTS
    DONNA REW; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..The expected outcome is an effective, brief intervention for promoting sexual health that can be delivered to homeless adolescents in an unsheltered environment. ..
  9. CAM Curriculum Project
    Mary Jo Kreitzer; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..Dr. Kreitzer has extensive experience teaching and designing curricula within academic environments, has conducted CAM-related research and published articles and book chapters on CAM. ..
  10. PSYCHOSOCIAL FACTORS IN SUDDEN CARDIAC DEATH
    Sue Thomas; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..The combination of data from PFOS and SCD-HeFT will provide a holistic assessment of HF patients. ..
  11. A Chronic Grief Intervention for Alzheimer's Cargivers
    Olimpia Paun; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..This study will develop a group- based chronic grief management intervention to improve spouse caregiver grief and depression after their loved one is placed in a nursing home. ..
  12. Spanish Translation and Validation of Sleep Measures
    Carol Baldwin; Fiscal Year: 2008
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  13. The Impact of Lymphedema on Overall and Local Functioning
    Marylin Dodd; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  14. EXERCISE--AN INTERVENTION FOR FATIGUE IN CANCER PATIENTS
    Marylin Dodd; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..The findings of this study will greatly assist in building this knowledge base. ..
  15. Native Navigation across the Cancer Continuum in Comanche Nation
    Valerie S Eschiti; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ....
  16. Caring Interventions for Couples Who Have Miscarried
    Kristen Swanson; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ....
  17. PEMF Efficacy in Reducing Rheumatoid Arthritis Symptoms
    Cheryl Bourguignon; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..Women in the active and sham PEMF groups will also record their daily intervention use. Descriptive statistics and mixed effects models will be used to conduct the analysis of the aims. ..
  18. Nursing's Impact on QOL Outcomes in Ovarian Cancer
    Ruth McCorkle; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..Data analysis will include: mean difference analyses, individual difference analyses, and outcome analyses. The primary analysis will be a multivariate analysis of covariance with repeated measures. ..
  19. Partner-Delivered Reflexology: Effects on Cancer Pain
    Nancy Stephenson; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..If reflexology is effective, teaching partners this noninvasive therapy could become part of standard care at no cost other than partner instruction. ..
  20. IMPROVING EVERYDAY MEMORY IN AT RISK ELDERLY
    Graham J McDougall; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..Data collections will occur over 27 months on five occasions with face-to-face interviews. Data analysis will include descriptive statistics, correlations, 2X5 MANOVA and hierarchical regressions. ..
  21. The Relationship of Spirituality and Blood Pressure Control in African-Americans
    Lisa Lewis; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ....
  22. Management of Mucositis with GM-CSF
    Marylin Dodd; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..abstract not provided ..
  23. Reducing Sedative Exposure in Ventilated ICU Patients
    Linda Chlan; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..abstract_text> ..
  24. Coping, Depression and Heart Failure Outcomes
    MICHAEL VOLLMAN; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..The results of the proposed study will provide a foundation for the development of an R01 application during year 3 of the award period. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  25. American Psychosocial Oncology Society 4th Annual Conference
    Ruth McCorkle; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Abstracts accepted for presentation will be published in a supplement to the journal Psycho-Oncology, and presentations will be posted on the APOS website. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..