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International Nursing Review

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https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/27896801/from-threat-to-gradual-lifestyle-changes-iranians-experiences-with-chronic-illnesses
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H Vahedparast, E Mohammadi, F Ahmadi
AIM: This study aimed to explore and describe the experience of making a healthy lifestyle change among the patients with chronic illness. BACKGROUND: Despite the existence of different evidence on the critical role of lifestyle in the prevention and management of chronic diseases, many people face challenges in terms of starting and maintaining a healthy lifestyle. METHODS: A descriptive qualitative study with in-depth semi-structured interviews was carried out in 2015 in Iran...
November 28, 2016: International Nursing Review
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/27882573/effects-of-nurse-work-environment-on-job-dissatisfaction-burnout-intention-to-leave
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A Nantsupawat, W Kunaviktikul, R Nantsupawat, O-A Wichaikhum, H Thienthong, L Poghosyan
BACKGROUND: The nursing shortage is a critical issue in many countries. High turnover rates among nurses is contributing to the shortage, and job dissatisfaction, intention to leave, and burnout have been identified as some of the predictors of nurse turnover. A well-established body of evidence demonstrates that the work environment for nurses influences nurse job dissatisfaction, intention to leave, and burnout, but there never has been a study undertaken in Thailand to investigate this relationship...
November 24, 2016: International Nursing Review
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/27882563/iranian-nursing-students-perspectives-on-transition-to-professional-identity-a-qualitative-study
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M Neishabouri, F Ahmadi, A Kazemnejad
AIM: To explore Iranian nursing students' transition to professional identity. BACKGROUND: Professional identity is an important outcome of nursing education that has not been fully explored in the Iranian nursing education system. INTRODUCTION: Professional identity is a significant factor influencing the development of nursing education and practice. The transition of nursing students to professional identity is the main concern of nursing education and fundamental prerequisite for policymaking and planning in the field of nursing education...
November 23, 2016: International Nursing Review
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/27861858/home-health-nursing-care-services-in-greece-during-an-economic-crisis
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T Adamakidou, A Kalokerinou-Anagnostopoulou
AIM: The purpose of this review was to describe public home healthcare nursing services in Greece. BACKGROUND: The effectiveness and the efficiency of home healthcare nursing are well documented in the international literature. In Greece, during the current financial crisis, the development of home healthcare nursing services is the focus and interest of policymakers and academics because of its contribution to the viability of the healthcare system. SOURCES OF EVIDENCE: A review was conducted of the existing legislation, the printed and electronic bibliography related to the legal framework, the structures that provide home health care, the funding of the services, the human resources and the services provided...
November 15, 2016: International Nursing Review
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/27861853/case-management-effectiveness-in-reducing-hospital-use-a-systematic-review
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REVIEW
J Y Joo, M F Liu
AIM: This systematic review synthesizes recent evidence of the effectiveness of case management in reducing hospital use by individuals with chronic illnesses. BACKGROUND: Hospital use by individuals with chronic illnesses accounts for 66% of healthcare costs in the United States. its has been cited as care coordination that can reduce healthcare costs; however, its effectiveness in improving hospital use outcomes is contradictory, and no review has yet synthesized recent studies of case management with respect to hospital use outcomes...
November 11, 2016: International Nursing Review
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/27861846/developing-a-prenatal-nursing-care-international-classification-for-nursing-practice-catalogue
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L Liu, A Coenen, H Tao, K R Jansen, A L Jiang
AIM: This study aimed to develop a prenatal nursing care catalogue of International Classification for Nursing Practice. BACKGROUND: As a programme of the International Council of Nurses, International Classification for Nursing Practice aims to support standardized electronic nursing documentation and facilitate collection of comparable nursing data across settings. This initiative enables the study of relationships among nursing diagnoses, nursing interventions and nursing outcomes for best practice, healthcare management decisions, and policy development...
November 11, 2016: International Nursing Review
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/27859178/patient-family-nurse-perspectives-on-chinese-elders-quality-of-life
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W Wang, T McDonald
BACKGROUND: Families and nurses are important care-providers and proxies of older people. Their ability to assess the quality of life of elders in ways that align with how older people assess themselves has policy implications for allocating services and resources to older persons. AIM: To investigate the alignment of perspectives of the quality of life held by older people, their families and nurses in China. METHODS: Employing a survey design using concurrent EQ-5D-3L and WHOQOL-BREF surveys, responses from 72 matched stakeholder groups were compared and agreement tested using weighted kappa/one-way random intra-class correlations and paired Student's t-test...
November 11, 2016: International Nursing Review
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/27859147/cultural-competence-and-social-relationships-a-social-network-analysis
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M Dauvrin, V Lorant
AIM: This study investigated the role of social relationships in the sharing of cultural competence by testing two hypotheses: cultural competence is a socially shared behaviour; and central healthcare professionals are more culturally competent than non-central healthcare professionals. BACKGROUND: Sustaining cultural competence in healthcare services relies on the assumption that being culturally competent is a socially shared behaviour among health professionals...
November 11, 2016: International Nursing Review
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/27792242/palestinian-nurses-lived-experiences-working-in-the-occupied-west-bank
#9
A A Taha, C Westlake
BACKGROUND: Since the construction of the separation wall between Israel and the West Bank, Palestinians living in occupied West Bank have endured intense conflict, and severe restrictions on people's movement, trade and healthcare access, all of which resulted in spiralling poverty. These issues have created challenges for nurses that, to date, have not been explored. AIM: To explore the lived experience of Palestinian nurses working in the occupied West Bank. METHODS: Qualitative phenomenological study using interviews with Palestinian nurses working in public hospitals in the West Bank...
October 28, 2016: International Nursing Review
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/27791264/comparison-of-family-nursing-in-slovenia-and-scotland-integrative-review
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REVIEW
A Ljubič, D J Clark, T Štemberger Kolnik
AIM: The aim of this study was to examine and compare the advantages and disadvantages of two systems of community nursing through the history of their development, and to compare these systems with the World Health Organization model of the Family Health Nurse. BACKGROUND: In Slovenia, the family/community nursing service is designed according to the World Health Organization policies and is performed by the generalist family/community nurse. In contrast, across Scotland there is no universal model and the current system comprises several different specialist-nursing pathways...
October 28, 2016: International Nursing Review
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/27753089/brazilian-version-of-the-care-transitions-measure-translation-and-validation
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A M Acosta, M A D S Lima, G Q Marques, P F Levandovski, L A F Weber
AIM: To translate, adapt and evaluate psychometric properties of the complete (15 items) and reduced (three items) versions of the Care Transitions Measure into Brazilian Portuguese. INTRODUCTION: The Care Transitions Measure assesses the quality of care transitions, from the perspective of patients. As accomplishing effective transitions is a challenge to healthcare systems, the instrument provides an opportunity to assess care transitions and improve quality initiatives...
October 18, 2016: International Nursing Review
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/27699789/capacity-building-for-global-nursing-leaders-challenges-and-experiences
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S Shin, J Han, C Cha
AIM: The aim of this article is to describe our experience in operating a capacity-building programme, the Korea International Cooperation Project, for global nursing leaders from developing countries, held during the International Council of Nurses (ICN) Conference in 2015 in Seoul, Korea. BACKGROUND: Globalization points to the importance of global leadership among nursing leaders. In accordance with the theme of 'Global Citizen, Global Nursing' at the ICN conference in 2015, a capacity-building programme for nursing leaders of developing countries was implemented...
October 3, 2016: International Nursing Review
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/27682253/studies-on-forensic-nursing-in-brazil-a-systematic-review-of-the-literature
#13
M H Pereira de Paiva, L Pinheiro Lages, Z Cavalcanti de Medeiros
AIM: To identify and synthesize the national and international literature on forensic nursing in Brazil. BACKGROUND: Forensic nursing is a new specialty to the nursing practice in Brazil, being recognized by the Federal Nursing Council of Brazil in 2011. In 2016, the first forensic nursing specialization programme was authorized in the country. INTRODUCTION: The implementation of forensic nursing specialty in Brazil marks new possibilities for the nursing practice, making it possible for nurses to develop additional skills to intervene in various situations under the Brazilian Unified Healthcare System...
September 29, 2016: International Nursing Review
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/27682150/cultural-perceptions-and-clinical-experiences-of-nursing-students-in-eastern-turkey
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G Karatay, B Bowers, E B Karadağ, M C Demir
AIM: This study explored Turkish nursing students' perceptions of providing care to patients culturally different from themselves. BACKGROUND: Increasing migration will increase the need for nurses to provide care across cultural groups. METHODS: Twenty one students in the second year of a 4-year nursing programme participated in 3 focus groups. Data were analysed using directed content analysis. Research questions were based on Campinha-Bacote's model...
September 28, 2016: International Nursing Review
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/27679402/psychological-responses-coping-and-supporting-needs-of-healthcare-professionals-as-second-victims
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S T Chan, P C B Khong, W Wang
AIM: To provide an overview of healthcare professionals' psychological responses, coping strategies and supporting needs in the aftermath of an adverse event, thus informing health policy implications and future research in this aspect. BACKGROUND: Trauma experienced by healthcare professionals as second victims potentially provokes intense emotional distress, detrimental professional outcomes and imposes harsh long-term effects. METHODS: A systematic literature review was performed to synthesize the experiences and needs of second victims who are healthcare professionals being traumatized by an unanticipated adverse event, medical error or patient-related injury...
September 28, 2016: International Nursing Review
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/27670744/the-cultural-beliefs-of-jordanian-women-during-childbearing-implications-for-nursing-care
#16
H A Bawadi, Z Al-Hamdan
AIMS: To determine the cultural and religious beliefs and practices about childbirth among Jordanian women and to indicate how these beliefs and practices can be integrated into the maternity care of Muslim women in general, especially those immigrating to Western countries. BACKGROUND: The physiology of childbirth is similar for all women worldwide, but the surroundings in which it takes place makes it a unique experience for each woman. Every society has cultural practices and beliefs related to childbirth, and what is considered to be a vital practice in one culture may be seen as insignificant in another...
September 27, 2016: International Nursing Review
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/27659041/disaster-nursing-experiences-of-chinese-nurses-responding-to-the-sichuan-ya-an-earthquake
#17
Y H Li, S J Li, S H Chen, X P Xie, Y Q Song, Z H Jin, X Y Zheng
AIM: The aim of this study was to investigate the disaster experiences of nurses called to assist survivors one month after the 2013 Ya'an earthquake. BACKGROUND: China has experienced an increasing number of earthquake disasters in the past four decades. Although a health and disaster management system was initiated after the 2008 Wenchuan earthquake, nurses' roles and experiences in a disaster have been overlooked. METHODS: The researchers used qualitative descriptive design that included 16 participants...
September 23, 2016: International Nursing Review
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/27653173/percutaneous-coronary-intervention-and-heart-surgery-learning-needs-of-patients-in-jordan
#18
S M Mosleh, N F Eshah, M Darawad
AIM: This study aimed to identify and prioritize the perceived learning needs of patients who underwent percutaneous coronary intervention or open-heart surgery. BACKGROUND: Identifying learning needs for post-cardiac intervention patients is essential to establish successful health education programmes based on patient central care. METHODS: A descriptive comparative design was employed on a convenience sample of 260 patients who underwent a percutaneous coronary intervention and 105 patients who underwent open-heart surgery patients...
September 21, 2016: International Nursing Review
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/27653013/enhancing-self-care-adjustment-and-engagement-through-mobile-phones-in-youth-with-hiv
#19
M E John, P E Samson-Akpan, J B Etowa, I I Akpabio, E E John
AIM: To evaluate the effectiveness of mobile phones in enhancing self-care, adjustment and engagement in non-disclosed youth living with HIV. BACKGROUND: Youth aged 15-24 years represent 42% of new HIV infections globally. Youth who are aware of their HIV status generally do not disclose it or utilize HIV-related facilities because of fear of stigma. They rely on the Internet for health maintenance information and access formal care only when immune-compromised and in crisis...
September 21, 2016: International Nursing Review
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/27652574/enscope-scoping-the-practice-of-enrolled-nurses-in-an-australian-community-health-setting
#20
P Murray-Parahi, V Edgar, J Descallar, E Comino, M Johnson
INTRODUCTION: A continuing shift of healthcare delivery from hospital to the community has increased the acuity and complexity of care provided in the home. Global financial crises and nursing shortages have prompted policies supporting two tiers of nursing and expansion of the licensed practical nurse, second level or enrolled nurse role and evoked debate surrounding roles traditionally undertaken by registered nurses. Community nursing offers unique challenges for enrolled nurses wanting to enact their full scope of practice...
September 21, 2016: International Nursing Review
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