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761. A cost-benefit analysis of external hip protectors in the nursing home setting Full Text available with Trip Pro

A cost-benefit analysis of external hip protectors in the nursing home setting A cost-benefit analysis of external hip protectors in the nursing home setting A cost-benefit analysis of external hip protectors in the nursing home setting Honkanen L A, Schackman B R, Mushlin A I, Lachs M S Record Status This is a critical abstract of an economic evaluation that meets the criteria for inclusion on NHS EED. Each abstract contains a brief summary of the methods, the results and conclusions followed (...) by a detailed critical assessment on the reliability of the study and the conclusions drawn. Health technology The study examined the use of external hip protectors in the nursing home setting. Type of intervention Primary prevention. Economic study type Cost-effectiveness analysis. Study population The study population comprised hypothetical permanent residents in nursing home facilities who were Medicare beneficiaries and had not previously fractured their hip. Setting The setting was institutional

2005 NHS Economic Evaluation Database.

762. Functional incidental training: applicability and feasibility in the Veterans Affairs nursing home patient population

Functional incidental training: applicability and feasibility in the Veterans Affairs nursing home patient population Untitled Document The CRD Databases will not be available from 08:00 BST on Friday 4th October until 08:00 BST on Monday 7th October for essential maintenance. We apologise for any inconvenience.

2005 NHS Economic Evaluation Database.

763. Increased use of hip protectors in nursing homes: economic analysis of a cluster randomized, controlled trial

Increased use of hip protectors in nursing homes: economic analysis of a cluster randomized, controlled trial Untitled Document The CRD Databases will not be available from 08:00 BST on Friday 4th October until 08:00 BST on Monday 7th October for essential maintenance. We apologise for any inconvenience.

2005 NHS Economic Evaluation Database.

764. Economic evaluation of a nursing-led inpatient unit: the impact of findings on management decisions of service utility and sustainability

Economic evaluation of a nursing-led inpatient unit: the impact of findings on management decisions of service utility and sustainability Untitled Document The CRD Databases will not be available from 08:00 BST on Friday 4th October until 08:00 BST on Monday 7th October for essential maintenance. We apologise for any inconvenience.

2005 NHS Economic Evaluation Database.

765. Cost-effectiveness of recommended nurse staffing levels for short-stay skilled nursing facility patients Full Text available with Trip Pro

Cost-effectiveness of recommended nurse staffing levels for short-stay skilled nursing facility patients Cost-effectiveness of recommended nurse staffing levels for short-stay skilled nursing facility patients Cost-effectiveness of recommended nurse staffing levels for short-stay skilled nursing facility patients Ganz D A, Simmons S F, Schnelle J F Record Status This is a critical abstract of an economic evaluation that meets the criteria for inclusion on NHS EED. Each abstract contains a brief (...) summary of the methods, the results and conclusions followed by a detailed critical assessment on the reliability of the study and the conclusions drawn. Health technology Two different nurse staffing levels for short-stay skilled nursing facilities (SNFs) were examined, median staffing versus recommended staffing. These were defined on the basis of the Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) December 2001 report to the US Congress. The median staffing scenario used median staffing time

2005 NHS Economic Evaluation Database.

766. Specialist nurse-led clinics to improve control of hypertension and hyperlipidemia in diabetes: economic analysis of the SPLINT trial

Specialist nurse-led clinics to improve control of hypertension and hyperlipidemia in diabetes: economic analysis of the SPLINT trial Specialist nurse-led clinics to improve control of hypertension and hyperlipidemia in diabetes: economic analysis of the SPLINT trial Specialist nurse-led clinics to improve control of hypertension and hyperlipidemia in diabetes: economic analysis of the SPLINT trial Mason J M, Freemantle N, Gibson J M, New J P Record Status This is a critical abstract (...) of an economic evaluation that meets the criteria for inclusion on NHS EED. Each abstract contains a brief summary of the methods, the results and conclusions followed by a detailed critical assessment on the reliability of the study and the conclusions drawn. Health technology The study investigated the use of specialist nurse-led clinics to improve the control of hypertension and hyperlipidaemia in patients with diabetes. This intervention was compared with traditional hospital-based diabetic care. Type

2005 NHS Economic Evaluation Database.

767. Scientific evaluation of community-based Parkinson's disease nurse specialists on patient outcomes and health care costs

Scientific evaluation of community-based Parkinson's disease nurse specialists on patient outcomes and health care costs Untitled Document The CRD Databases will not be available from 08:00 BST on Friday 4th October until 08:00 BST on Monday 7th October for essential maintenance. We apologise for any inconvenience.

2005 NHS Economic Evaluation Database.

768. Randomized trial of a nurse-administered, telephone-based disease management program for patients with heart failure

Randomized trial of a nurse-administered, telephone-based disease management program for patients with heart failure Randomized trial of a nurse-administered, telephone-based disease management program for patients with heart failure Randomized trial of a nurse-administered, telephone-based disease management program for patients with heart failure Dunagan W C, Littenberg B, Ewald G A, Jones C A, Emery V B, Waterman B M, Silverman D C, Rogers J G Record Status This is a critical abstract (...) of an economic evaluation that meets the criteria for inclusion on NHS EED. Each abstract contains a brief summary of the methods, the results and conclusions followed by a detailed critical assessment on the reliability of the study and the conclusions drawn. Health technology The health intervention examined in the study was a nurse-administered, telephone-based, disease management programme for patients suffering from heart failure (HF). The intervention consisted of regularly scheduled telephone

2005 NHS Economic Evaluation Database.

769. Concealment of drugs in food and beverages in nursing homes: cross sectional study. Full Text available with Trip Pro

Concealment of drugs in food and beverages in nursing homes: cross sectional study. To examine the practice of concealing drugs in patients' foodstuff in nursing homes.Cross sectional study with data collected by structured interview.All five health regions in Norway.Professional carers of 1362 patients in 160 regular nursing home units and 564 patients in 90 special care units for people with dementia.Frequency of concealment of drugs; who decided to conceal the drugs; how this practice (...) was documented in the patients' records; and what types of drugs were given this way.11% of the patients in regular nursing home units and 17% of the patients in special care units for people with dementia received drugs mixed in their food or beverages at least once during seven days. In 95% of cases, drugs were routinely mixed in the food or beverages. The practice was documented in patients' records in 40% (96/241) of cases. The covert administration of drugs was more often documented when the physician

2005 BMJ

770. The benefits of nurse led secondary prevention clinics for coronary heart disease continued after 4 years Full Text available with Trip Pro

The benefits of nurse led secondary prevention clinics for coronary heart disease continued after 4 years The benefits of nurse led secondary prevention clinics for coronary heart disease continued after 4 years | 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 The benefits of nurse led secondary prevention clinics for coronary heart disease continued after 4 years Article Text Quality improvement The benefits of nurse led secondary

2004 Evidence-Based Nursing

771. Preoperative assessments by trained nurses were equal in quality to assessments by preregistration house officers Full Text available with Trip Pro

Preoperative assessments by trained nurses were equal in quality to assessments by preregistration house officers Preoperative assessments by trained nurses were equal in quality to assessments by preregistration house officers | 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 Preoperative assessments by trained nurses were equal in quality to assessments by preregistration house officers Article Text Quality improvement Preoperative

2004 Evidence-Based Nursing

772. An exercise and incontinence intervention did not reduce the incidence or cost of acute conditions in nursing home residents Full Text available with Trip Pro

An exercise and incontinence intervention did not reduce the incidence or cost of acute conditions in nursing home residents An exercise and incontinence intervention did not reduce the incidence or cost of acute conditions in nursing home residents | 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 An exercise and incontinence intervention did not reduce the incidence or cost of acute conditions in nursing home residents Article Text

2004 Evidence-Based Nursing

773. A structured education programme increased hip protector use and may reduce hip fractures in nursing homes Full Text available with Trip Pro

A structured education programme increased hip protector use and may reduce hip fractures in nursing homes A structured education programme increased hip protector use and may reduce hip fractures in nursing homes | 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 A structured education programme increased hip protector use and may reduce hip fractures in nursing homes Article Text Treatment A structured education programme increased hip

2004 Evidence-Based Nursing

774. Review: stress is a problem for mental health nurses but research on interventions is insufficient Full Text available with Trip Pro

Review: stress is a problem for mental health nurses but research on interventions is insufficient Review: stress is a problem for mental health nurses but research on interventions is insufficient | Evidence-Based Mental Health 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 Review: stress is a problem for mental health nurses but research on interventions is insufficient Article Text Therapeutics Review: stress is a problem for mental health nurses

2004 Evidence-Based Mental Health

775. Nurse administered structured clinical interviews improve psychiatric diagnosis and treatment in community settings Full Text available with Trip Pro

Nurse administered structured clinical interviews improve psychiatric diagnosis and treatment in community settings Nurse administered structured clinical interviews improve psychiatric diagnosis and treatment in community settings | Evidence-Based Mental Health 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 Nurse administered structured clinical interviews improve psychiatric diagnosis and treatment in community settings Article Text Diagnosis Nurse

2004 Evidence-Based Mental Health

776. Introduction of nurse led DC cardioversion service in day surgery unit: prospective audit. Full Text available with Trip Pro

Introduction of nurse led DC cardioversion service in day surgery unit: prospective audit. Atrial fibrillation is the most common persistent arrhythmia in adults and carries an increased risk of thromboembolism and stroke. Electrical (DC) cardioversion is an effective treatment, but logistical difficulties in many institutions lead to problems providing a prompt service. This reduces the rate of long term success, delays relief of symptoms, and increases the burden on anticoagulation (...) clinics.Prospective audit of introduction of a collaborative, nurse led DC cardioversion service in a day surgery unit.Day surgery unit 5 km from an acute hospital in southeast London.Waiting times, success of procedures, and complication rates.Collaborative working across traditional specialty boundaries; empowerment of patients within the process; using a nurse consultant as a single point of reference to coordinate the service.Sinus rhythm was restored in 131 (92%) of the first 143 patients treated. Three

2004 BMJ

777. The benefits of nurse led secondary prevention clinics continued after 4 years Full Text available with Trip Pro

The benefits of nurse led secondary prevention clinics continued after 4 years The benefits of nurse led secondary prevention clinics continued after 4 years | BMJ Evidence-Based Medicine 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 The benefits of nurse led secondary prevention clinics continued after 4 years Article Text Quality improvement The benefits of nurse led secondary prevention clinics continued after 4 years Free Tim Lancaster , FRCGP Statistics from

2004 Evidence-Based Medicine

778. Patients and nurses negotiated home care interactions within 6 interpersonal contexts Full Text available with Trip Pro

Patients and nurses negotiated home care interactions within 6 interpersonal contexts Patients and nurses negotiated home care interactions within 6 interpersonal contexts | 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 Patients and nurses negotiated home care interactions within 6 interpersonal contexts Article Text Qualitative Patients and nurses negotiated home care interactions within 6 interpersonal contexts Free Chantal D Caron , RN, PhD

2004 Evidence-Based Nursing

779. Estimating prognosis for nursing home residents with advanced dementia. Full Text available with Trip Pro

Estimating prognosis for nursing home residents with advanced dementia. Survival varies for patients with advanced dementia, and accurate prognostic tools have not been developed. A small proportion of patients admitted to hospice have dementia, in part because of the difficulty in predicting survival.To identify factors associated with 6-month mortality in newly admitted nursing home residents with advanced dementia and to create a practical risk score to predict 6-month mortality (...) in this population.This was a retrospective cohort study of data from the Minimum Data Set (MDS). All Medicare or Medicaid licensed nursing homes in New York and Michigan were included. Participants had advanced dementia and were admitted to New York nursing homes between June 1, 1994, and December 30, 1998 (derivation cohort, n = 6799), and to Michigan nursing homes from October 1, 1998, through July 30, 2000 (validation cohort, n = 4631).MDS factors associated with 6-month mortality were determined

2004 JAMA

780. Resident-to-resident violent incidents in nursing homes. Full Text available with Trip Pro

Resident-to-resident violent incidents in nursing homes. Little is known about nursing home residents' injuries that are inflicted by other residents.To assess risk factors for violent injury to nursing home residents by other residents.Case-control study using data from the Massachusetts Department of Public Health's Complaint and Incident Reporting System and from Minimum Data Set assessments for Massachusetts nursing home residents. Cases had an injury sustained from an incident with another (...) nursing home resident between January 1, 2000, and December 31, 2000, which left visible evidence (ie, fracture, dislocation, bruise or hematoma, laceration, and reddened area) (median age, 81 years). Controls were randomly selected from all residents who had a Minimum Data Set assessment completed in 2000 (n = 101 429) and no injury report (median age, 83 years). A total of 1994 controls were included in the analyses.Injury type and risk of being injured by resident-to-resident aggressive physical

2004 JAMA