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81. Clinical cues used by acute care nurses to recognise changes in clinical states of adult medical and surgical patients: a systematic review

Clinical cues used by acute care nurses to recognise changes in clinical states of adult medical and surgical patients: a systematic review Print | PDF PROSPERO This information has been provided by the named contact for this review. CRD has accepted this information in good faith and registered the review in PROSPERO. The registrant confirms that the information supplied for this submission is accurate and complete. CRD bears no responsibility or liability for the content of this registration

2019 PROSPERO

82. Nurse-led care from the perspective of people with early rheumatoid arthritis: a qualitative systematic review

Nurse-led care from the perspective of people with early rheumatoid arthritis: a qualitative systematic review Print | PDF PROSPERO This information has been provided by the named contact for this review. CRD has accepted this information in good faith and registered the review in PROSPERO. The registrant confirms that the information supplied for this submission is accurate and complete. CRD bears no responsibility or liability for the content of this registration record, any associated files

2019 PROSPERO

83. Measurement evaluations for the work environments of hospital nurses: a systematic review

Measurement evaluations for the work environments of hospital nurses: a systematic review Print | PDF PROSPERO This information has been provided by the named contact for this review. CRD has accepted this information in good faith and registered the review in PROSPERO. The registrant confirms that the information supplied for this submission is accurate and complete. CRD bears no responsibility or liability for the content of this registration record, any associated files or external websites

2019 PROSPERO

84. Psychological effects of advanced nursing care (ANC) for patients with ovarian cancer (OC): A protocol of systematic review of randomized controlled trial

Psychological effects of advanced nursing care (ANC) for patients with ovarian cancer (OC): A protocol of systematic review of randomized controlled trial Print | PDF PROSPERO This information has been provided by the named contact for this review. CRD has accepted this information in good faith and registered the review in PROSPERO. The registrant confirms that the information supplied for this submission is accurate and complete. CRD bears no responsibility or liability for the content

2019 PROSPERO

85. Efficacy of exercise programs for nurses with non-specific chronic back pain: a systematic review

Efficacy of exercise programs for nurses with non-specific chronic back pain: a systematic review Print | PDF PROSPERO This information has been provided by the named contact for this review. CRD has accepted this information in good faith and registered the review in PROSPERO. The registrant confirms that the information supplied for this submission is accurate and complete. CRD bears no responsibility or liability for the content of this registration record, any associated files or external

2019 PROSPERO

86. Effectiveness of case management performed by nurses for blood pressure control in adults with hypertension: a systematic review protocol

Effectiveness of case management performed by nurses for blood pressure control in adults with hypertension: a systematic review protocol Print | PDF PROSPERO This information has been provided by the named contact for this review. CRD has accepted this information in good faith and registered the review in PROSPERO. The registrant confirms that the information supplied for this submission is accurate and complete. CRD bears no responsibility or liability for the content of this registration

2019 PROSPERO

87. Does the provision of mental health expertise in the comprehensive geriatric assessment (CGA) improve outcomes (outcomes: length of stay in hospital, mortality, admission to nursing home, staying in own home, cognition, deterioration) in older adults?

Does the provision of mental health expertise in the comprehensive geriatric assessment (CGA) improve outcomes (outcomes: length of stay in hospital, mortality, admission to nursing home, staying in own home, cognition, deterioration) in older adults? Print | PDF PROSPERO This information has been provided by the named contact for this review. CRD has accepted this information in good faith and registered the review in PROSPERO. The registrant confirms that the information supplied

2019 PROSPERO

88. Specialist nurses can manage heart failure drug dosing successfully

Specialist nurses can manage heart failure drug dosing successfully Specialist nurses can manage heart failure drug dosing successfully Discover Portal Discover Portal Specialist nurses can manage heart failure drug dosing successfully Published on 9 February 2016 doi: Use of specialist nurses to optimise drug dosages using protocols in people with heart failure was more effective than dose monitoring by other health professionals. These nurses had advanced practice certification. This finding (...) appointments may be infrequent and some GPs are reluctant to increase drug doses due to concerns about potential side effects. Using specialist nurses to optimise dosing in frequent outpatient appointments or home visits, through protocols and consultation with cardiologists, reduced deaths and hospital admissions. It is not clear how much this may have been due to the increased number and frequency of appointments, the protocols used or improved communication with the cardiology team. Specialist nurse

2018 NIHR Dissemination Centre

89. Enhancing Health System Integration of Nurse Practitioners in Ontario

Enhancing Health System Integration of Nurse Practitioners in Ontario Rapid Synthesis Enhancing Health System Integration of Nurse Practitioners in Ontario 17 October 2018 McMaster Health Forum 1 Evidence >> Insight >> Action Rapid Synthesis: Enhancing Health System Integration of Nurse Practitioners in Ontario 60-day response 17 October 2018 Enhancing Health System Integration of Nurse Practitioners in Ontario 2 Evidence >> Insight >> Action McMaster Health Forum The McMaster Health Forum’s (...) Gupta, Gurraman Mann, Eilish Scallan, Kartik Sharma, Abeera Shahid, and Sera Whitelaw. We are especially grateful to Denise Bryant-Lukosius and Nancy Carter for their insightful comments and suggestions. Citation Mattison CA, Wilson MG. Rapid synthesis: Enhancing health system integration of nurse practitioners in Ontario. Hamilton, Canada: McMaster Health Forum, 17 October 2018. Product registration numbers ISSN 2292-7999 (online)McMaster Health Forum 3 Evidence >> Insight >> Action KEY MESSAGES

2018 McMaster Health Forum

90. Napping on night-shifts among nursing staff: A mixed-methods systematic review

Napping on night-shifts among nursing staff: A mixed-methods systematic review To synthesize research on the influence of night-shift napping on nurses.Shift work is common for hospital nurses. Various studies corroborate that shift work causes adverse health consequences for nurses. Night-shift napping is a countermeasure to address the adverse outcomes of shift work.A mixed-methods systematic review.The literature search included the PubMed, Web of Science, Embase, PsycINFO and Cochrane (...) Library electronic databases from inception to December 2017. Reference lists were hand searched. Only English articles were chosen.A sequential explanatory design and Cochrane's methods for integrating qualitative and implementation evidence in intervention effectiveness reviews. The Mixed Methods Assessment Tool and Cochrane Risk of Bias Tool were applied to assess the methodological quality of included studies.Twenty-two studies met our inclusion criteria. Many nurses experienced napping during

2018 EvidenceUpdates

91. Scheduling of night shifts for care and help-nurse personnel

Scheduling of night shifts for care and help-nurse personnel Scheduling of night shifts for care and help-nurse personnel We use cookies on this website. By using this site, you agree that we may store and access cookies on your device. Swedish Agency for Health Technology Assessment and Assessment of Social Services Scheduling of night shifts for care and help-nurse personnel Share: Reading time approx. 4 minutes Association between non-standard work hours and employee health is well (...) documented. Individual characteristics of shift work such as shift length, total number of weekly hours, night work, rest opportunities may impact on employees’ job performance and wellbeing. Objectives To identify research on the characteristics of night shift work that influence employee’s wellbeing. To prevent negative health effect and stress on care and help nurse personnel. Table with identified studies Table 1. Systematic reviews Included studies Population Outcome Dall'Ora et al 2016 [1] 35

2018 Swedish Council on Technology Assessement

92. Nurse staffing levels, missed vital signs and mortality in hospitals: retrospective longitudinal observational study

Nurse staffing levels, missed vital signs and mortality in hospitals: retrospective longitudinal observational study Nurse staffing levels, missed vital signs and mortality in hospitals: retrospective longitudinal observational study Journals Library An error occurred retrieving content to display, please try again. >> >> >> Page Not Found Page not found (404) Sorry - the page you requested could not be found. Please choose a page from the navigation or try a website search above to find (...) the information you need. >> >> >> >> Issue {{metadata .Issue }} Toolkit 1)"> 0)"> 1)"> {{metadata.Title}} {{metadata.Headline}} Higher nurse staffing levels were associated with fewer missed observations, reduced length of stay and less adverse events, including mortality. {{author}} {{($index , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , & . Peter Griffiths 1, 2, * , Jane Ball 1, 2 , Karen Bloor 3 , Dankmar Böhning 4 , Jim Briggs 5 , Chiara Dall’Ora 1, 2 , Anya De Iongh 6 , Jeremy Jones 1 , Caroline Kovacs 5 , Antonello

2018 NIHR HTA programme

93. Rotating night shift work and adherence to unhealthy lifestyle in predicting risk of type 2 diabetes: results from two large US cohorts of female nurses. (PubMed)

Rotating night shift work and adherence to unhealthy lifestyle in predicting risk of type 2 diabetes: results from two large US cohorts of female nurses. To prospectively evaluate the joint association of duration of rotating night shift work and lifestyle factors with risk of type 2 diabetes risk, and to quantitatively decompose this joint association to rotating night shift work only, to lifestyle only, and to their interaction.Prospective cohort study.Nurses' Health Study (1988-2012 (...) ) and Nurses' Health Study II (1991-2013).143 410 women without type 2 diabetes, cardiovascular disease, or cancer at baseline.Rotating night shift work was defined as at least three night shifts per month in addition to day and evening shifts in that month. Unhealthy lifestyles included current smoking, physical activity levels below 30 minutes per day at moderate to vigorous intensity, diet in the bottom three fifths of the Alternate Healthy Eating Index score, and body mass index of 25 or above.Incident

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2018 BMJ

94. Intermediate Diabetes Outcomes in Patients Managed by Physicians, Nurse Practitioners, or Physician Assistants: A Cohort Study. (PubMed)

Intermediate Diabetes Outcomes in Patients Managed by Physicians, Nurse Practitioners, or Physician Assistants: A Cohort Study. Primary care provided by nurse practitioners (NPs) and physician assistants (PAs) has been proposed as a solution to expected workforce shortages.To examine potential differences in intermediate diabetes outcomes among patients of physician, NP, and PA primary care providers (PCPs).Cohort study using data from the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) electronic

2018 Annals of Internal Medicine

95. CAEP FEI | The Nursing Shift: Inter-Professional Education for Medical Students

CAEP FEI | The Nursing Shift: Inter-Professional Education for Medical Students CAEP FEI | The Nursing Shift: Inter-Professional Education for Medical Students - CanadiEM CAEP FEI | The Nursing Shift: Inter-Professional Education for Medical Students In , by Skye Crawford November 16, 2018 Amy is a fourth year emergency medicine resident, who has recently started supervising medical students while on shift. She meets Jim, a third year medical student, who will be working with her for the shift (...) . Over the course of the shift, it becomes apparent that Jim is struggling with understanding a charge nurse’s role in the emergency department. Amy wishes there was a way for medical students like Jim to gain more insight into the role of other team members in the emergency department. This Feature Educational Innovation (FEI), titled, “ The Nursing Shift: Measuring the Effect of Inter-professional Education (IPE) On Medical Students in the Emergency Department ” was originally posted by the in 2018

2018 CandiEM

96. Low-Dose Trazodone, Benzodiazepines, and Fall-Related Injuries in Nursing Homes: A Matched-Cohort Study

Low-Dose Trazodone, Benzodiazepines, and Fall-Related Injuries in Nursing Homes: A Matched-Cohort Study To evaluate whether risk of fall-related injuries differs between nursing home (NH) residents newly dispensed low-dose trazodone and those newly dispensed benzodiazepines.Retrospective, matched cohort study in linked, population-based administrative data. Matching was based on propensity score ( ± 0.2 standard deviations of the score as a caliper), age ( ± 1 year), sex, frailty status

2018 EvidenceUpdates

97. The effectiveness of exercise for fall prevention in nursing home residents: A systematic review meta-analysis

The effectiveness of exercise for fall prevention in nursing home residents: A systematic review meta-analysis The aim of this study was to determine the effectiveness of exercise on fall prevention in nursing home residents.Nursing home residents have a high risk of falling. No conclusive evidence exists on the effectiveness of exercise on fall prevention in nursing home residents.Systematic review and meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials.Databases of PubMed, Web of Science, EMBASE (...) , Cochrane Central Register of Controlled Trials, Cumulative Index to Nursing and Allied Health Literature and China Biology Medicine were searched from inception to March 2017, with no language limitation.The review was conducted according to the guidelines of the Cochrane Collaboration. Studies on exercise interventions to prevent falls in nursing home residents were eligible. The primary outcome was the odds ratio with 95% confidence intervals of falls.Nine studies were included in the meta-analysis

2018 EvidenceUpdates

98. Central Nervous System Medication Burden and Risk of Recurrent Serious Falls and Hip Fractures in Veterans Affairs Nursing Home Residents

Central Nervous System Medication Burden and Risk of Recurrent Serious Falls and Hip Fractures in Veterans Affairs Nursing Home Residents To examine the association between central nervous system (CNS) medication dosage burden and risk of serious falls, including hip fractures, in individuals with a history of a recent fall.Nested case-control study.Veterans Health Administration (VHA) Community Living Centers (CLCs).CLC residents aged 65 and older with a history of a fall or hip fracture (...) , and the outcome of recurrent serious falls.More cases (44.3%) than controls (35.8%) received 3.0 or more CNS SDDs (p = .02). Risk of serious falls was greater in residents with 3.0 or more SDDs than in those with 0 (adjusted odds ratio (aOR)=1.49, 95% confidence interval (CI)=1.03-2.14). Those with 1.0 to 2.9 SDDs had a risk similar to that of those with 0 SDDs (aOR=1.03, 95%CI=0.72-1.48).Nursing home residents with a history of a fall or hip fracture receiving 3.0 or more CNS SDDs were more likely to have

2018 EvidenceUpdates

99. NHS managers' use of nursing workforce planning and deployment technologies: a realist synthesis

NHS managers' use of nursing workforce planning and deployment technologies: a realist synthesis NHS managers' use of nursing workforce planning and deployment technologies: a realist synthesis Journals Library An error occurred retrieving content to display, please try again. >> >> >> Page Not Found Page not found (404) Sorry - the page you requested could not be found. Please choose a page from the navigation or try a website search above to find the information you need. >> >> >> >> Issue (...) {{metadata .Issue }} Toolkit 1)"> 0)"> 1)"> {{metadata.Title}} {{metadata.Headline}} This synthesis resulted in seven configurations that constitute a programme theory about what works to support NHS managers in the implementation of workforce planning and deployment technologies for nurse staffing. {{author}} {{($index , , , , , , , , , & . Christopher R Burton 1, * , Jo Rycroft-Malone 1 , Lynne Williams 1 , Siân Davies 1 , Anne McBride 2 , Beth Hall 1 , Anne-Marie Rowlands 3 , Adrian Jones 3 , Denise

2018 NIHR HTA programme

100. Stopping Donepezil may be linked to nursing home placement for people with Alzheimer’s disease, but a “cause and effect” not conclusive

Stopping Donepezil may be linked to nursing home placement for people with Alzheimer’s disease, but a “cause and effect” not conclusive Stopping Donepezil may be linked to nursing home placement for people with Alzheimer’s disease, but a “cause and effect” not conclusive Discover Portal Discover Portal Stopping Donepezil may be linked to nursing home placement for people with Alzheimer’s disease, but a “cause and effect” not conclusive Published on 11 December 2015 doi: This follow up study (...) examined whether the drugs donepezil or memantine affected the chance that people with Alzheimer’s disease could continue to live in the community, rather than move permanently to a nursing home. One or both of the drugs was taken for a year and then participants could have any treatment thereafter. The study found that stopping donepezil doubled the risk of going into a nursing home up to a year afterwards, compared with continuing to take donepezil. However, there was no difference over

2018 NIHR Dissemination Centre