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101. Adult nursing: Higher rates of depression among women living with Coronary Heart Disease are associated with poorer treatment outcomes and prognosis

Adult nursing: Higher rates of depression among women living with Coronary Heart Disease are associated with poorer treatment outcomes and prognosis Higher rates of depression among women living with Coronary Heart Disease are associated with poorer treatment outcomes and prognosis | Evidence-Based Nursing 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 Higher rates of depression among women living with Coronary Heart Disease are associated with poorer treatment outcomes and prognosis Article Text Commentary Adult nursing Higher rates of depression among women living with Coronary Heart Disease are associated with poorer treatment outcomes and prognosis Karen McGuigan

2019 Evidence-Based Nursing

102. Adult nursing: Home management of heart failure based solely on symptom and fluid management, adherence and knowledge may not fully meet the complex needs of patients

Adult nursing: Home management of heart failure based solely on symptom and fluid management, adherence and knowledge may not fully meet the complex needs of patients Home management of heart failure based solely on symptom and fluid management, adherence and knowledge may not fully meet the complex needs of patients | Evidence-Based Nursing 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 Home management of heart failure based solely on symptom and fluid management, adherence and knowledge may not fully meet the complex needs of patients Article Text Commentary Adult nursing Home management of heart failure based solely on symptom and fluid management, adherence

2019 Evidence-Based Nursing

103. Adult nursing: Tai Chi: a promising adjunct nursing intervention to reduce risks of cardiovascular disease and improve psychosocial well-being in adults with hypertension

Adult nursing: Tai Chi: a promising adjunct nursing intervention to reduce risks of cardiovascular disease and improve psychosocial well-being in adults with hypertension Tai Chi: a promising adjunct nursing intervention to reduce risks of cardiovascular disease and improve psychosocial well-being in adults with hypertension | Evidence-Based Nursing 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 Tai Chi: a promising adjunct nursing intervention to reduce risks of cardiovascular disease and improve psychosocial well-being in adults with hypertension Article Text Commentary Adult nursing Tai Chi: a promising adjunct nursing intervention to reduce risks

2019 Evidence-Based Nursing

104. Changing nurses' views of the therapeutic environment: randomised controlled trial. Full Text available with Trip Pro

Changing nurses' views of the therapeutic environment: randomised controlled trial. Although patients value evidence-based therapeutic activities, little is known about nurses' perceptions.AimsTo investigate whether implementing an activities training programme would positively alter staff perceptions of the ward or be detrimental through the increased workload (trial registration: ISRCTN 06545047).We conducted a stepped wedge cluster randomised trial involving 16 wards with psychology-led (...) nurse training as the intervention. The main outcome was a staff self-report measure of perceptions of the ward (VOTE) and secondary outcomes measuring potential deterioration were the Index of Work Satisfaction (IWS) and the Maslach Burnout Inventory (MBI). Data were analysed using mixed-effects regression models, with repeated assessments from staff over time.There were 1075 valid outcome measurements from 539 nursing staff. VOTE scores did not change over time (standardised effect size 0.04, 95

2019 BJPsych open Controlled trial quality: uncertain

105. Guidelines for the Role of the Registered Nurse and Advanced Practice Registered Nurse When Hastened Death is Requested

Guidelines for the Role of the Registered Nurse and Advanced Practice Registered Nurse When Hastened Death is Requested Guidelines for the Role of the Registered Nurse and Advanced Practice Registered Nurse When Hastened Death is Requested | ONS Hello [ Name ] ! Renew Membership: Hello [ Name ] ! Renew Membership: Menu Search Guidelines for the Role of the Registered Nurse and Advanced Practice Registered Nurse When Hastened Death is Requested Guidelines for the Role of the Registered Nurse (...) and Advanced Practice Registered Nurse When Hastened Death is Requested This position statement was endorsed by the ONS Board in September 2019 and was republished with permission from the Hospice and Palliative Nurses Association (HPNA). Position Statement People living with advanced illnesses who want to hasten death or avoid prolongation of dying have various options available to them. The Patient Self Determination Act1 allows patients to refuse or stop life-sustaining therapies (e.g., ventilator

2019 Oncology Nursing Society Putting Evidence into Practice (PEP)

106. 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

107. 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

108. Nurse staffing levels, missed vital signs and mortality in hospitals: retrospective longitudinal observational study Full Text available with Trip Pro

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

109. 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. Full Text available with Trip Pro

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

2018 BMJ

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

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

111. 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

112. Central Nervous System Medication Burden and Risk of Recurrent Serious Falls and Hip Fractures in Veterans Affairs Nursing Home Residents Full Text available with Trip Pro

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

113. NHS managers' use of nursing workforce planning and deployment technologies: a realist synthesis Full Text available with Trip Pro

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

114. Low-Dose Trazodone, Benzodiazepines, and Fall-Related Injuries in Nursing Homes: A Matched-Cohort Study (Abstract)

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

115. Effects of a Multimodal Program Including Simulation on Job Strain Among Nurses Working in Intensive Care Units: A Randomized Clinical Trial. Full Text available with Trip Pro

Effects of a Multimodal Program Including Simulation on Job Strain Among Nurses Working in Intensive Care Units: A Randomized Clinical Trial. Nurses working in an intensive care unit (ICU) are exposed to occupational stressors that can increase the risk of stress reactions, long-term absenteeism, and turnover.To evaluate the effects of a program including simulation in reducing work-related stress and work-related outcomes among ICU nurses.Multicenter randomized clinical trial performed at 8 (...) adult ICUs in France from February 8, 2016, through April 29, 2017. A total of 198 ICU nurses were included and followed up for 1 year until April 30, 2018.The ICU nurses who had at least 6 months of ICU experience were randomized to the intervention group (n = 101) or to the control group (n = 97). The nurses randomized to the intervention group received a 5-day course involving a nursing theory recap and situational role-play using simulated scenarios (based on technical dexterity, clinical

2018 JAMA Controlled trial quality: predicted high

116. Efficacy and cost-effectiveness of nurse-led care involving education and engagement of patients and a treat-to-target urate-lowering strategy versus usual care for gout: a randomised controlled trial. Full Text available with Trip Pro

Efficacy and cost-effectiveness of nurse-led care involving education and engagement of patients and a treat-to-target urate-lowering strategy versus usual care for gout: a randomised controlled trial. In the UK, gout management is suboptimum, with only 40% of patients receiving urate-lowering therapy, usually without titration to achieve a target serum urate concentration. Nurses successfully manage many diseases in primary care. We compared nurse-led gout care to usual care led by general (...) practitioners (GPs) for people in the community.Research nurses were trained in best practice management of gout, including providing individualised information and engaging patients in shared decision making. Adults who had experienced a gout flare in the previous 12 months were randomly assigned 1:1 to receive nurse-led care or continue with GP-led usual care. We assessed patients at baseline and after 1 and 2 years. The primary outcome was the percentage of participants who achieved serum urate

2018 Lancet Controlled trial quality: predicted high

117. A Mind–Body Skills Course Among Nursing and Medical Students: A Pathway for an Improved Perception of Self and the Surrounding World Full Text available with Trip Pro

A Mind–Body Skills Course Among Nursing and Medical Students: A Pathway for an Improved Perception of Self and the Surrounding World Despite increased recognition of self-care and self-awareness as core competences for health care professionals, little attention is paid to these skills during their education. Evidence suggests that a Mind-Body (MB) skills course has the potential to enhance self-care and self-awareness among medical students. However, less is known about the meaning (...) of this course for students and how it affects their personal and professional life. Therefore, we examined the lived experiences with an MB skills course among Dutch medical and Swedish nursing students. This course included various MB techniques, such as mindfulness meditation and guided imagery. Guided by a phenomenological hermeneutical method, three main themes were identified: "ability to be more present," "increased perception and awareness of self," and "connection on a deeper level with others

2018 Global qualitative nursing research

118. Selecting a Grounded Theory Approach for Nursing Research Full Text available with Trip Pro

Selecting a Grounded Theory Approach for Nursing Research Grounded theory is a commonly used research methodology. There are three primary approaches to grounded theory in nursing research: those espoused by Glaser, Strauss and Corbin, and Charmaz. All three approaches use similar procedures, yet there are important differences among them, which implies that researchers need to make careful choices when using grounded theory. Researchers new to grounded theory need to find the most appropriate

2018 Global qualitative nursing research

119. Development and clinimetric assessment of a nurse-administered screening tool for movement disorders in psychosis Full Text available with Trip Pro

Development and clinimetric assessment of a nurse-administered screening tool for movement disorders in psychosis Movement disorders associated with exposure to antipsychotic drugs are common and stigmatising but underdiagnosed.To develop and evaluate a new clinical procedure, the ScanMove instrument, for the screening of antipsychotic-associated movement disorders for use by mental health nurses.Item selection and content validity assessment for the ScanMove instrument were conducted (...) by a panel of neurologists, psychiatrists and a mental health nurse, who operationalised a 31-item screening procedure. Interrater reliability was measured on ratings for 30 patients with psychosis from ten mental health nurses evaluating video recordings of the procedure. Criterion and concurrent validity were tested comparing the ScanMove instrument-based rating of 13 mental health nurses for 635 community patients from mental health services with diagnostic judgement of a movement disorder neurologist

2018 BJPsych open

120. Effects of a 1-Time Nurse-Led Telephone Call After Pediatric Discharge: The H2O II Randomized Clinical Trial Full Text available with Trip Pro

Effects of a 1-Time Nurse-Led Telephone Call After Pediatric Discharge: The H2O II Randomized Clinical Trial Families often struggle after discharge of a child from the hospital. Postdischarge challenges can lead to increased use of urgent health care services.To determine whether a single nurse-led telephone call after pediatric discharge decreased the 30-day reutilization rate for urgent care services and enhanced overall transition success.This Hospital-to-Home Outcomes (H2O) randomized (...) , emergency department visit, or urgent care visit). Secondary outcomes included additional utilization measures, as well as parent coping, return to normalcy, and understanding of clinical warning signs measured at 14 days.A total of 966 children were enrolled and randomized (52.3% boys; median age [interquartile range], 2.4 years [0.5-7.8 years]). Of 483 children randomized to the intervention, the nurse telephone call was completed for 442 (91.5%). Children in the intervention and control arms had

2018 EvidenceUpdates