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221. Revisiting the Quality of Reporting Randomized Controlled Trials in Nursing Literature. (PubMed)

Revisiting the Quality of Reporting Randomized Controlled Trials in Nursing Literature. To examine and update the literature on the quality of randomized controlled trials (RCTs) as reported in top nursing journals, based on manuscripts' adherence to the CONsolidated Standards of Reporting Trials (CONSORT) guidelines.Descriptive review of adherence of RCT manuscript to CONSORT guidelines.Top 40 International Scientific Indexing (ISI) ranked nursing journals that published 20 or more RCTs (...) and whether those administering the interventions were blinded to group assignment.Although progress has been made, there is still room for improvement in the quality of RCT reporting in nursing journals. Special attention must be paid to how adequately studies adhere to the CONSORT prior to publication in nursing journals.Evidence from (RCTs) are thought to provide the best evidence for evaluating the impact of treatments and interventions by the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force. Since the evidence

2018 Journal of nursing scholarship : an official publication of Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society of Nursing Controlled trial quality: uncertain

222. Nursing issues: Coping methods used by emergency department nurses after a workplace violence experience could influence their intention to leave the hospital

Nursing issues: Coping methods used by emergency department nurses after a workplace violence experience could influence their intention to leave the hospital Coping methods used by emergency department nurses after a workplace violence experience could influence their intention to leave the hospital | Evidence-Based Nursing We use cookies to improve our service and to tailor our content and advertising to you. You can manage your cookie settings via your browser at any time. To learn more (...) about how we use cookies, please see our . Log in using your username and password For personal accounts OR managers of institutional accounts Username * Password * your user name or password? Search for this keyword Search for this keyword Main menu Log in using your username and password For personal accounts OR managers of institutional accounts Username * Password * your user name or password? You are here Coping methods used by emergency department nurses after a workplace violence experience

2018 Evidence-Based Nursing

223. Nursing issues: Children’s healthcare nurses should receive education in discussing intimate partner violence with new mothers

Nursing issues: Children’s healthcare nurses should receive education in discussing intimate partner violence with new mothers Children’s healthcare nurses should receive education in discussing intimate partner violence with new mothers | Evidence-Based Nursing We use cookies to improve our service and to tailor our content and advertising to you. You can manage your cookie settings via your browser at any time. To learn more about how we use cookies, please see our . Log in using your (...) username and password For personal accounts OR managers of institutional accounts Username * Password * your user name or password? Search for this keyword Search for this keyword Main menu Log in using your username and password For personal accounts OR managers of institutional accounts Username * Password * your user name or password? You are here Children’s healthcare nurses should receive education in discussing intimate partner violence with new mothers Article Text Commentary Nursing issues

2018 Evidence-Based Nursing

224. Nursing issues: There is a lack of preventive care and treatment interventions for urinary incontinence in hospitalised adults

Nursing issues: There is a lack of preventive care and treatment interventions for urinary incontinence in hospitalised adults There is a lack of preventive care and treatment interventions for urinary incontinence in hospitalised adults | Evidence-Based Nursing We use cookies to improve our service and to tailor our content and advertising to you. You can manage your cookie settings via your browser at any time. To learn more about how we use cookies, please see our . Log in using your (...) username and password For personal accounts OR managers of institutional accounts Username * Password * your user name or password? Search for this keyword Search for this keyword Main menu Log in using your username and password For personal accounts OR managers of institutional accounts Username * Password * your user name or password? You are here There is a lack of preventive care and treatment interventions for urinary incontinence in hospitalised adults Article Text Commentary Nursing issues

2018 Evidence-Based Nursing

225. Adult nursing: Cervical spine can be assessed effectively by emergency department triage nurses

Adult nursing: Cervical spine can be assessed effectively by emergency department triage nurses Cervical spine can be assessed effectively by emergency department triage nurses | Evidence-Based Nursing We use cookies to improve our service and to tailor our content and advertising to you. You can manage your cookie settings via your browser at any time. To learn more about how we use cookies, please see our . Log in using your username and password For personal accounts OR managers (...) of institutional accounts Username * Password * your user name or password? Search for this keyword Search for this keyword Main menu Log in using your username and password For personal accounts OR managers of institutional accounts Username * Password * your user name or password? You are here Cervical spine can be assessed effectively by emergency department triage nurses Article Text Commentary Adult nursing Cervical spine can be assessed effectively by emergency department triage nurses Mike Parker

2018 Evidence-Based Nursing

226. Adult nursing: Professionals need to discuss more effectively the holistic needs of their patients regarding palliative care

Adult nursing: Professionals need to discuss more effectively the holistic needs of their patients regarding palliative care Professionals need to discuss more effectively the holistic needs of their patients regarding palliative care | Evidence-Based Nursing We use cookies to improve our service and to tailor our content and advertising to you. You can manage your cookie settings via your browser at any time. To learn more about how we use cookies, please see our . Log in using your username (...) and password For personal accounts OR managers of institutional accounts Username * Password * your user name or password? Search for this keyword Search for this keyword Main menu Log in using your username and password For personal accounts OR managers of institutional accounts Username * Password * your user name or password? You are here Professionals need to discuss more effectively the holistic needs of their patients regarding palliative care Article Text Commentary Adult nursing Professionals need

2018 Evidence-Based Nursing

227. Adult nursing: Fatigue is an important potential symptom of myocardial infarction in women

Adult nursing: Fatigue is an important potential symptom of myocardial infarction in women Fatigue is an important potential symptom of myocardial infarction in women | Evidence-Based Nursing We use cookies to improve our service and to tailor our content and advertising to you. You can manage your cookie settings via your browser at any time. To learn more about how we use cookies, please see our . Log in using your username and password For personal accounts OR managers of institutional (...) accounts Username * Password * your user name or password? Search for this keyword Search for this keyword Main menu Log in using your username and password For personal accounts OR managers of institutional accounts Username * Password * your user name or password? You are here Fatigue is an important potential symptom of myocardial infarction in women Article Text Commentary Adult nursing Fatigue is an important potential symptom of myocardial infarction in women Free David Barrett Statistics from

2018 Evidence-Based Nursing

228. Skills and simulation in nursing: a great opportunity or huge challenge?

Skills and simulation in nursing: a great opportunity or huge challenge? Skills and simulation in nursing: a great opportunity or huge challenge? | Evidence-Based Nursing We use cookies to improve our service and to tailor our content and advertising to you. You can manage your cookie settings via your browser at any time. To learn more about how we use cookies, please see our . Log in using your username and password For personal accounts OR managers of institutional accounts Username (...) * Password * your user name or password? Search for this keyword Search for this keyword Main menu Log in using your username and password For personal accounts OR managers of institutional accounts Username * Password * your user name or password? You are here Skills and simulation in nursing: a great opportunity or huge challenge? Article Text Editorial Skills and simulation in nursing: a great opportunity or huge challenge? Gary Francis Statistics from Altmetric.com As school lead for practice skills

2018 Evidence-Based Nursing

229. Parent/Nurse-Controlled Analgesia Compared with Intravenous PRN Opioids for Postsurgical Pain Management in Children with Developmental Delay: A Randomized Controlled Trial

Parent/Nurse-Controlled Analgesia Compared with Intravenous PRN Opioids for Postsurgical Pain Management in Children with Developmental Delay: A Randomized Controlled Trial The aim of this study was to conduct a randomized, controlled comparison of outcomes associated with parent/nurse-controlled analgesia (PNCA), with and without a basal (background) opioid infusion, with intravenous (IV) opioids intermittently administered by a nurse on an "as needed" basis (IV PRN) for postoperative pain

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2018 EvidenceUpdates

230. Self-management approaches among hypertensive residents in nursing homes in Malaysia (PubMed)

Self-management approaches among hypertensive residents in nursing homes in Malaysia The prevalence of hypertension in Malaysia is increasing and an effective management of hypertension is important to reduce cardiovascular morbidity and mortality.To determine the knowledge, awareness and perception towards hypertension among residents in nursing homes as well as the roles of caregivers in hypertension management.A face-to-face survey with 200 hypertensive residents and 30 caregivers from 24 (...) nursing homes in Kuala Lumpur and Selangor, Malaysia was conducted.Of all the hypertensive residents, 90.5% (n = 181) knew that lowering their blood pressure could improve their health. Most residents strongly believed that taking antihypertensive drugs is important for keeping their high blood pressure under control (n = 162, 81%). Taking medication was perceived as the most important factor in controlling the high blood pressure (58%, n = 116) compared to lifestyle or diet modification. The majority

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2017 Malaysian family physician : the official journal of the Academy of Family Physicians of Malaysia

231. The nursing legacy of the Korea Sisters (PubMed)

The nursing legacy of the Korea Sisters During the Korean War (1950-1953), the Norwegian government sent a Mobile Army Surgical Hospital (MASH) to support the efforts of the United Nations (UN) Army. During the war, 111 Norwegian nurses served in seven contingents, each 6 month, at the Norwegian Field Hospital in Korea. The nurses were nicknamed "The Korea Sisters". The aim of this study is to explore the impact and influence of their wartime nursing on Norwegian post-Korean-War (...) nursing.Qualitative.The study uses several historical research approaches. Interview, archival search, search in nursing periodicals, contemporary magazines and nursing text books.The nursing legacy of The Korea Sisters can be found in changes in general nursing, uniform education of theatre nurses, uniform education of anaesthetist nurses and in humanitarian work.

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2017 Nursing open

232. Patient safety culture and job stress among nurses in Mazandaran, Iran (PubMed)

Patient safety culture and job stress among nurses in Mazandaran, Iran Paying attention to patient safety is a basic right and a necessary issue in providing medical care, and failure to observe it leads to irreparable damage. One of the factors affecting an individuals' performance in an organization is stress, which also endangers their health.To determine the relationship between patient safety culture and levels of job stress among the nurses working in the hospitals affiliated (...) with Mazandaran University of Medical Sciences.The present study was carried out using a cross-sectional method in the hospitals affiliated with Mazandaran University of Medical Sciences in 2016. A multistage stratified sampling method using a Morgan Table was employed to select 380 nurses as the study sample from among 3,180 nurses. They were selected by a multistage stratified sampling method. The study instruments were Stinemetz Standard Job Stress Questionnaire and Hospital Survey on Patient Safety

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2017 Electronic physician

233. Exploring nurses’ experience about facilitating factors in medication administration based on clinical judgment of nurses: A content analysis (PubMed)

Exploring nurses’ experience about facilitating factors in medication administration based on clinical judgment of nurses: A content analysis Clinical judgment of nurses to conduct medication orders is based on patient assessment, medication knowledge, observation, and interpretation of the data collected. This process is influenced by many factors.This study aims to explore nurses' experience about facilitating factors in medication administration based on clinical judgment of nurses.This (...) of five themes, including the implementation of evidence-based medication orders, situational-based medication orders, medication orders in critical condition, educational interventions in medication orders, and supporting the nurses as facilitator of the implementation of medicinal orders based on clinical judgment of nurses.In response to constraints such as the routines, clinical crisis and lack of evidence in medicinal orders, nurses used following ways to fix these barriers and facilitators

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2017 Electronic physician

234. Coping strategies of nursing students for dealing with stress in clinical setting: A qualitative study (PubMed)

Coping strategies of nursing students for dealing with stress in clinical setting: A qualitative study Nursing students in the clinical setting experience a high level of stress. The understanding of people involved in nursing education, from coping strategies of nursing students with clinical stress, is highly important for any kind of planning in this field.To explore the coping strategies of Iranian nursing students with stress in a clinical setting.This qualitative content analysis study (...) was carried out with twenty nursing students who were selected using purposive sampling at the Razi nursing and midwifery school in Kerman, in Iran during a ten-month period in 2016. Data were collected using semi-structured face to face interviews, and analyzed through Graneheim and Lundman's qualitative content analysis method."Seeking well-being" as the main theme and three categories of "Active confrontation with stress", "mastering the mind and body" and "avoidance" were obtained from data

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2017 Electronic physician

235. Adversity of prolonged extreme cold exposure among adult clients diagnosed with coronary artery diseases: a primer for recommending community health nursing intervention (PubMed)

Adversity of prolonged extreme cold exposure among adult clients diagnosed with coronary artery diseases: a primer for recommending community health nursing intervention This research study explored the lived experiences of adults diagnosed with Coronary Artery Disease (CAD) when exposed to a prolonged period of extreme cold.This research study utilized descriptive qualitative research design.Face-to-face interview sessions with audio recording were conducted. There were 30 informants who (...) participated in the study. Descriptive phenomenology with Colaizzi's method of data analysis was used.Results revealed three themes, namely: (i) elucidating cold exposure; (ii) challenges of cold exposure; and (iii) translating adverse exposure to self-management. The results further revealed the significance of nursing health care especially to health promotion, disease prevention and health restoration especially in community setting.In conclusion, manifestations of CAD are triggered when exposed

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2017 Nursing open

236. Lifelong learning strategies in nursing: A systematic review. (PubMed)

Lifelong learning strategies in nursing: A systematic review. Lifelong learning is an expectation in the professional performance of nurses, which is directly related to the success of students in nursing schools. In spite of the considerable attention paid to this issue, lifelong learning strategies are not fully understood.The aim of this study was to clarify lifelong learning strategies of nursing students with respect to international experience.In this systematic review, an extensive (...) investigation was carried out using Persian and English studies in Pub Med, ProQuest, Cochrane, Ovid, Scopus, Web of Science, SID, and Iran Doc using the following keywords: lifelong learning, self-directed learning, lifelong learning model, continuing education, nursing education, and lifelong program. Finally, 22 articles published from 1994 to 2016 were selected for the final analysis. Data extracted from the selected articles was summarized and classified based on the research questions.In this study, 8

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2017 Electronic physician

237. Nursing interventions for smoking cessation. (PubMed)

Nursing interventions for smoking cessation. Healthcare professionals, including nurses, frequently advise people to improve their health by stopping smoking. Such advice may be brief, or part of more intensive interventions.To determine the effectiveness of nursing-delivered smoking cessation interventions in adults. To establish whether nursing-delivered smoking cessation interventions are more effective than no intervention; are more effective if the intervention is more intensive; differ (...) in effectiveness with health state and setting of the participants; are more effective if they include follow-ups; are more effective if they include aids that demonstrate the pathophysiological effect of smoking.We searched the Cochrane Tobacco Addiction Group Specialized Register and CINAHL in January 2017.Randomized trials of smoking cessation interventions delivered by nurses or health visitors with follow-up of at least six months.Two review authors extracted data independently. The main outcome measure

2017 Cochrane

238. Exploring nurse managers’ perception of using the RAFAELA system as a management tool in a Norwegian hospital setting (PubMed)

Exploring nurse managers’ perception of using the RAFAELA system as a management tool in a Norwegian hospital setting The aim of the study, being part of a Norwegian evaluation project of the RAFAELA system, was to explore nurse managers' perception of the RAFAELA system as a management tool in a Norwegian hospital setting.We applied an explorative qualitative design using focus group interviews.Two focus group interviews were performed with 12 nurses in different management positions during (...) autumn 2013. The principles of qualitative content analysis were used for analysing data.Three themes emerged. The informants experienced the RAFAELA system to be a basis for a precise and common langue. Furthermore, the informants considered it to be a system defining quality standards of nursing care. Finally, the RAFAELA system provided daily documentation of nursing intensity and thus was considered an important management tool for balancing patient needs with appropriate staff.

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2017 Nursing open

239. Contested discourses and culture sensitivity: Norwegian nursing students' experience of clinical placement in Nicaragua (PubMed)

Contested discourses and culture sensitivity: Norwegian nursing students' experience of clinical placement in Nicaragua The purpose of this study was to gain understanding of Norwegian students' practical experience of "culture sensitivity."Using focus-group interviews and individual written assignments, we draw on a Foucauldian-inspired approach to analyse nursing students' narratives about their clinical placement in Nicaragua.Seven third-year bachelor nursing students enrolled in a clinical (...) placement programme on the Caribbean coast in Nicaragua and participated in focus-group interviews. Interviews were conducted prior to their departure to Nicaragua and after their return to Norway. Other sources of data included learning objectives for clinical placement, written individual assignments with students' reflections about their experiences and achievement of learning objectives.Students expressed gradually increased awareness about the nursing discourses and power relations shaping clinical

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2017 Nursing open

240. Registered nurse experiences of nursing professional identity: a qualitative systematic review protocol.

Registered nurse experiences of nursing professional identity: a qualitative systematic review protocol. The objective of this review is to identify, appraise and synthesize the best available evidence related to registered nurses' experiences of nursing professional identity in nursing care settings.

2017 JBI database of systematic reviews and implementation reports