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International Journal of Nursing Practice

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https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/29052921/a-concept-analysis-of-the-term-migrant-women-in-the-context-of-pregnancy
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Marie-Clare Balaam, Melanie Haith-Cooper, Alena Pařízková, Marina Joanna Weckend, Valerie Fleming, Triin Roosalu, Sanja Špoljar Vržina
AIM: This paper explores the concept of migrant women as used in European healthcare literature in context of pregnancy to provide a clearer understanding of the concept for use in research and service delivery. METHODS: Walker and Avant's method of concept analysis. RESULTS: The literature demonstrates ambiguity around the concept; most papers do not provide an explicit or detailed definition of the concept. They include the basic idea that women have moved from an identifiable region/country to the country in which the research is undertaken but fail to acknowledge adequately the heterogeneity of migrant women...
October 20, 2017: International Journal of Nursing Practice
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/29028141/mapping-trends-in-the-concept-of-nurse-rounding-a-bibliometric-analysis-and-research-agenda
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Marie Hutchinson, Mary Higson, Debra Jackson
AIMS: Examine the growth and diffusion of research on the concept of nurse rounding and provide definitional clarity on forms of nurse rounding. METHODS: Bibliometric and content analysis of primary research on nurse rounding were used to map development of the field. Manuscripts were identified from a keyword search of MEDLINE, CINAHL, and PsycINFO databases for the period 2000 to 2015. Titles, country of origin, and year of publication along with details on the characteristics and sample of each study were coded on a database...
October 13, 2017: International Journal of Nursing Practice
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/29027314/the-relationship-between-attitudes-toward-aging-and-health-promoting-behaviours-in-older-adults
#3
Gülbahar Korkmaz Aslan, Asiye Kartal, İlgün Özen Çınar, Nazan Koştu
BACKGROUND: Identifying the factors that are associated with health-promoting behaviours in older adults is necessary to increase their willingness and motivation to participate in health-promotion activities. Understanding context-specific attitudes in relation to their influence on health-promoting behaviours is crucial in designing efficient interventions that foster health-promoting behaviours among older adults. AIM: This study aimed to examine the relationships between attitudes towards aging and health-promoting behaviours in older adults in Turkey...
October 13, 2017: International Journal of Nursing Practice
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/28990241/clinically-indicated-replacement-versus-routine-replacement-of-peripheral-venous-catheters-in-adults-a-nonblinded-cluster-randomized-trial-in-china
#4
Lichun Xu, Yan Hu, Xiaojin Huang, Jianguo Fu, Jinhui Zhang
AIM: The purpose of this study was to investigate the safety of clinically indicated peripheral intravenous catheters (PIVC) replacement intervals. BACKGROUND: Peripheral intravenous catheters are used internationally, including in China where PIVCs are routinely replaced every 72 to 96 hours. Despite some recent international evidence showing such routine replacement is unnecessary, developing countries such as China have no supporting data. METHOD: This cluster-randomized trial was conducted between December 2 and December 31, 2013, in 10 internal medicine wards and 10 surgery wards at a tertiary referral teaching hospital in Xiamen, China...
October 9, 2017: International Journal of Nursing Practice
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/28983999/impact-of-nurses-perceptions-of-work-environment-and-communication-satisfaction-on-their-intention-to-quit
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Özlem Özer, Fatih Şantaş, Gülcan Şantaş, Deniz Say Şahin
AIM: This study examines the association of nurses' perception of their work environment and communication satisfaction with their intention to quit. METHOD: The implementation part of the study was conducted with nurses working in a public hospital in the city of Burdur, Turkey. Data were collected in January 2017 from 175 participants and then assessed. RESULTS: The analysis showed that perceptions of the work environment and communication satisfaction taken together explain the total variance of the intention to quit...
October 6, 2017: International Journal of Nursing Practice
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/28980749/life-experiences-of-elderly-people-with-suicide-ideation-at-the-long-term-care-hospitals-in-south-korea
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Ok Sun Kim, Sohyune R Sok
OBJECTIVE: To understand the life experiences of elderly people who are living in long-term care hospitals and are afflicted with suicide ideation. METHODS: A phenomenological qualitative methodology based on Colaizzi's method was used for the study. Participants included 9 elderly people who are 65 years old or older with suicidal ideas and were admitted in any of the 3 long-term care hospitals in D City, Gyeonggi-do, South Korea. Data were collected from July to December 2014...
October 5, 2017: International Journal of Nursing Practice
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/28976053/collaborative-care-using-six-thinking-hats-for-decision-making
#7
Jane Marie Cioffi
AIM: To apply six thinking hats technique for decision making in collaborative care. BACKGROUND: In collaborative partnerships, effective communications need to occur in patient, family, and health care professional meetings. The effectiveness of these meetings depends on the engagement of participants and the quality of the meeting process. The use of six thinking hats technique to engage all participants in effective dialogue is proposed. DESIGN: Discussion paper...
October 4, 2017: International Journal of Nursing Practice
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/28960619/examination-of-intensive-care-unit-patients-oral-health
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Gul Gunes Celik, Ismet Eser
BACKGROUND: Oral health problems are common complications that most intensive care unit patients experience. There are many factors that affect oral health negatively and nurses have important responsibilities in this regard. AIM: The aim of this study was assessment of the intensive care unit patients' oral health and risk factors. METHODS: This study was planned as a descriptive study and conducted between December 2015 and June 2016, with 202 patients in 20 intensive care units of 6 hospitals in Turkey...
September 28, 2017: International Journal of Nursing Practice
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/28944521/interventions-for-raising-breast-cancer-awareness-in-women
#9
Catriona Kennedy
No abstract text is available yet for this article.
September 24, 2017: International Journal of Nursing Practice
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/28929538/person-directed-nonpharmacological-interventions-for-sleepiness-at-work-and-sleep-disturbances-caused-by-shift-work
#10
Danette Y Wall
No abstract text is available yet for this article.
September 20, 2017: International Journal of Nursing Practice
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/28868813/insomnia-in-nursing-students-and-related-factors-a-cross-sectional-study
#11
Zeynep Güneş, Hülya Arslantaş
AIM: The aim of this study is to determine the factors affecting insomnia in nursing students. METHODS: This study was conducted with 379 nursing students, studying at a university in western Anatolia/Turkey between 2014 and 2015 as a descriptive and cross-sectional analytic study. Data of the survey were collected using the Personal Inquiry Form, Pittsburgh Sleep Quality Index, Insomnia Severity Index, Trait Anxiety Inventory and the Beck Depression Inventory, and a self-administered questionnaire...
September 3, 2017: International Journal of Nursing Practice
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/28857384/translation-and-validation-of-translation-in-cross-cultural-research-strategies-used-in-a-study-of-cervical-cancer-screening-among-ethnic-minorities
#12
Dorothy N S Chan, Winnie K W So
AIMS: A discussion of the challenges encountered during instrument translation and validation while researching cervical cancer screening among ethnic minorities and the strategies used to overcome them. BACKGROUND: Given the increasing ethnic and cultural diversity of populations in different countries, culturally sensitive instruments are needed to evaluate people's attitudes, perceptions, and health practices. Often, such instruments are lacking in the study population's language...
August 31, 2017: International Journal of Nursing Practice
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/28849605/supportive-interventions-for-enhancing-dietary-intake-in-malnourished-or-nutritionally-at-risk-adults
#13
Kate Rowan-Robinson
No abstract text is available yet for this article.
August 28, 2017: International Journal of Nursing Practice
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/28758701/effectiveness-of-self-management-programmes-in-diabetes-management-a-systematic-review
#14
Aldrin Vas, Elsa Sanatombi Devi, Sudha Vidyasagar, Raviraja Acharya, Nileshwar Radhakrishna Rau, Anice George, Tessy Jose, Baby Nayak
BACKGROUND: Diabetes is a major noncommunicable disease, which is increasing, and approximately 415 million people are affected around the globe. Since diabetes is a lifelong disease, patients require better understanding and knowledge of the condition to become self-reliant in making diabetes-related decisions. AIMS: This systematic review was performed to assess the effectiveness of diabetes self-management programs in people with type 2 diabetes. METHODS: A comprehensive literature search was undertaken to identify all published English language articles through EBSCO discovery services in the following electronic database: Science Direct, CINAHL Plus with Full Text, MEDLINE, and Access Medicine...
July 31, 2017: International Journal of Nursing Practice
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/28752905/the-quality-of-life-of-patients-developed-delirium-after-coronary-artery-bypass-grafting-is-determined-by-cognitive-function-after-discharge-a-cross-sectional-study
#15
Yuling Chen, Shu Ding, Xiangjun Tao, Xinwei Feng, Sai Lu, Yuzhi Shen, Ying Wu, Xiangguang An
AIMS: Postoperative delirium (POD) and declined cognitive function were common in patients (especially elderly patients) who underwent coronary artery bypass grafting (CABG), which may affect quality of life (QoL). The aim of this study was to determine the relationships among age, POD, declined cognitive function, and QoL in patients who underwent CABG. METHODS: Consecutive patients who underwent first time elective CABG and assessed for POD using Confusion Assessment Method for intensive care unit for 5 postoperative days from November 2013 to March 2015 were recruited...
July 28, 2017: International Journal of Nursing Practice
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/28752656/the-relationship-between-professional-communication-competences-and-nursing-performance-of-critical-care-nurses-in-south-korea
#16
Hyo-Suk Song, JiYeon Choi, Youn-Jung Son
BACKGROUND: Ineffective communication of critical care nurses can lead to higher levels of burnout and negatively affect quality of patient care and patient outcomes such as higher mortality. AIM: The purpose of this study is to describe the relationship between professional communication competences and nursing performance of critical care nurses in South Korea. METHOD: This cross-sectional study collected data on 197 intensive care unit staff nurses in 3 tertiary academic medical centres in South Korea from July to November 2014...
July 28, 2017: International Journal of Nursing Practice
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/28752519/nurses-use-of-mobile-instant-messaging-applications-a-uses-and-gratifications-perspective
#17
John Robert Bautista, Trisha T C Lin
AIM: To explore how and why mobile instant messaging applications are used by Filipino nurses as part of their work. METHODS: Guided by the uses and gratifications theory, in-depth interviews with 20 staff nurses working in 9 hospitals (ie, 4 private and 5 public hospitals) in the Philippines were conducted in July 2015. Interview data were analysed through a phenomenological perspective to thematic analysis. RESULTS: Results show that mobile instant messaging applications such as Facebook Messenger and Viber were mostly used by staff nurses and these were accessed using their own smartphones...
July 28, 2017: International Journal of Nursing Practice
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/29044838/evidence-in-a-post-truth-world-nurses-and-critical-thinking
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EDITORIAL
Lin Perry
No abstract text is available yet for this article.
October 2017: International Journal of Nursing Practice
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/29044837/corrigendum
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October 2017: International Journal of Nursing Practice
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/29044836/postpartum-depressive-symptoms-and-their-association-with-social-support-among-foreign-mothers-in-japan-at-3-to-4%C3%A2-months-postpartum
#20
Sawo Imai, Sachiko Kita, Hiromi Tobe, Masako Watanabe, Aya Nishizono-Maher, Kiyoko Kamibeppu
BACKGROUNDS: With Japan's globalization, maternal-child health care for foreign mothers is highly necessary. We examined postpartum depressive symptoms in foreign mothers in Japan and the factors associated with such symptoms, particularly social support. METHOD: A cross-sectional study was conducted for Japanese and foreign mothers at 3 to 4 months postpartum. The Edinburgh Postnatal Depression Scale was used to evaluate postpartum depression symptom, and social support was evaluated by support type and provider...
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