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Journal for Specialists in Pediatric Nursing: JSPN

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https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/28198162/the-health-related-quality-of-life-of-children-adolescents-and-young-adults-with-neurofibromatosis-type-1-and-their-families-analysis-of-narratives
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Claire Burke Draucker, Kavitha Nutakki, James W Varni, Nancy L Swigonski
PURPOSE: Provide an in-depth description of the health-related quality of life (HRQoL) in youth diagnosed with neurofibromatosis type 1 (NF1) and their families. DESIGN AND METHODS: Data were drawn from qualitative interviews conducted for a larger study aimed at developing the Pediatric Quality of Life Inventory™ (PedsQL™) NF1 module. RESULTS: Youth with NF1 and their families experience a wide range of concerns related to HRQoL due to the varied symptom expression and uncertain trajectory of the disorder...
February 15, 2017: Journal for Specialists in Pediatric Nursing: JSPN
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/28198079/nurses-perceptions-of-barriers-to-implementing-family-centered-care-in-a-pediatric-setting-a-qualitative-study
#2
Handan Boztepe, Gizem Kerimoğlu Yıldız
PURPOSE: This was a qualitative study conducted to explore the views of nurses regarding the practice of family-centered care (FCC). DESIGN AND METHODS: Eighteen nurses working in different units of a children's hospital in Turkey were included in the study. In-depth interviews were conducted with the nurses to obtain detailed information about their perspectives on FCC activities. RESULTS: Two main themes emerged from the data, each with subthemes...
February 15, 2017: Journal for Specialists in Pediatric Nursing: JSPN
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/28194873/prevention-and-control-of-influenza-in-children-during-the-2016-2017-seasonal-epidemic
#3
John S Murray
No abstract text is available yet for this article.
February 14, 2017: Journal for Specialists in Pediatric Nursing: JSPN
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/28093858/parent-perceptions-of-health-promotion-for-school-age-children-with-spina-bifida
#4
Brenda L Luther, Becky J Christian
PURPOSE: To gain insight into how parents develop their beliefs of health promotion for their children with spina bifida (SB) and how they develop and promote health promotion practices for their children. DESIGN: Qualitative, exploratory design with semi-structured interviews of parents of children between 6 and 12 years of age diagnosed with SB was used for this study. RESULTS: Perceptions of health promotion were maintaining healthy bowel function and managing SB care...
January 16, 2017: Journal for Specialists in Pediatric Nursing: JSPN
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/28093852/factors-influencing-fatigue-among-mothers-with-hospitalized-children-a-structural-equation-model
#5
Shin Jeong Kim, Hye Young Kim, Young Ae Park, Sung Hee Kim, So Young Yoo, Jung Eun Lee, Sun Young Moon
PURPOSE: The aim of this study was to identify the physiological, psychological, and situational factors affecting fatigue among mothers of hospitalized children. DESIGN AND METHODS: This study used a cross-sectional descriptive design with a self-report questionnaire. Participants were 211 mothers with children younger than 6 years old who were admitted to general hospitals. Based on the theory of unpleasant symptoms, the physiological, psychological, and situational factors were tested using structural equation modeling...
January 16, 2017: Journal for Specialists in Pediatric Nursing: JSPN
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/28090740/the-impact-of-a-creative-play-intervention-on-satisfaction-with-nursing-care-a-mixed-methods-study
#6
Emel Teksoz, Ibrahim Bilgin, Suna Eryigit Madzwamuse, Ayse Ferda Oscakci
PURPOSE: Hospitalisation can lead to distress for children. Creative play may reduce the adverse effects of hospitalisation on children, as it could lead to children associating satisfaction and fun with their hospital experience. The aim of the current study is to investigate the impact of a creative play intervention on service-care satisfaction measurements of children and their parents. DESIGN AND METHODS: A mixed-methods design consisting of quantitative pre/post-assessments and qualitative interviews was used within this study...
January 16, 2017: Journal for Specialists in Pediatric Nursing: JSPN
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/28074595/providing-opportunistic-immunisations-for-at-risk-inpatients-in-a-tertiary-paediatric-hospital
#7
Sonja Elia, Kirsten Perrett, Fiona Newall
Attaining high immunisation coverage rates for children with medical conditions is vital. The Royal Children's Hospital (RCH) Immunisation Service has the opportunity to check each inpatient's immunisation status and provide opportunistic vaccines and/or bring the Australian Childhood Immunisation Register (ACIR) up-to-date. This paper highlights that during admission, one quarter of children were not up-to-date with routine scheduled immunisations and 42% of those inpatients due or overdue for immunisation were vaccinated...
January 11, 2017: Journal for Specialists in Pediatric Nursing: JSPN
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/27966275/unstructured-play-for-anxiety-in-pediatric-inpatient-care
#8
Nabeel Al-Yateem, Rachel C Rossiter
PURPOSE: The purpose of this study was to examine the effects of unstructured play activities on the anxiety levels of hospitalized children. METHODS: A nonequivalent control group pretest posttest design was employed for this study. The sample included children (N = 165) ages 4-7 years admitted to a large pediatric referral center in the United Arab Emirates. The control group (n = 84) received usual care, while the experimental group (n = 81) engaged in age-appropriate unstructured play activities using disposable games and toys...
December 14, 2016: Journal for Specialists in Pediatric Nursing: JSPN
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/27925447/rehospitalization-of-preterm-infants-according-to-the-discharge-risk-level
#9
Burcu Aykanat Girgin, Güler Cimete
PURPOSE: The rehospitalization rate of preterm infants is between 22 and 52% within the first year after discharge. The purpose of this study was to investigate the rehospitalization of preterm infants within 2 months following discharge, considering the level of risks originating from the infant, parents, and the social factors. DESIGN AND METHODS: The sample was composed of 238 preterm infants and their parents. The data were collected with a Descriptive Information Form, the Post-Discharge Infant Follow-up Form, and the Neonatal Discharge Assessment Tool (N-DAT)...
December 7, 2016: Journal for Specialists in Pediatric Nursing: JSPN
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/28111915/social-anxiety-levels-and-associated-factors-among-adolescents-with-type-1-diabetes-compared-with-healthy-peers
#10
Cigdem Ceylan, Naime Altay
PURPOSE: The purpose of this study was to examine adolescent social anxiety and related factors among youth aged 12-15 years with type 1 diabetes mellitus (T1DM) compared to healthy peers. DESIGN AND METHODS: The study used a descriptive correlational design. The data were collected with The Social Anxiety Scale for Adolescents (SAS-A) and a youth descriptive information form. RESULTS: The overall SAS-A mean score was statistically significantly higher for adolescents with T1DM (40...
January 2017: Journal for Specialists in Pediatric Nursing: JSPN
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/28111914/biomechanics-of-pediatric-patient-falls-and-the-potential-for-concussion
#11
EDITORIAL
Nancy A Ryan-Wenger, Janet S Dufek
No abstract text is available yet for this article.
January 2017: Journal for Specialists in Pediatric Nursing: JSPN
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/27862959/understanding-zika-virus
#12
John S Murray
PURPOSE: This article describes what pediatric healthcare professionals should know about Zika virus (ZIKV). LITERATURE REVIEW: ZIKV is classified as an arthropod-borne, single-stranded RNA virus of the Flaviviridae family and genus Flavivirus. ZIKV is not new. The virus was first discovered almost 70 years ago in Uganda. The first isolate of the virus was found in rhesus monkeys in the Zika Forrest, hence the nomenclature. The primary route of ZIKV transmission to humans is through the bite of an infected Aedes species mosquito-primarily Aedes aegypti...
November 9, 2016: Journal for Specialists in Pediatric Nursing: JSPN
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/27739620/effectiveness-of-continuous-glucose-monitoring-in-children-adolescents-and-young-adults-with-poorly-controlled-type-1-diabetes
#13
Kevin R Lewis, Susan McCrone, Pamela Deiriggi, Sachin Bendre
OBJECTIVE: The purpose of this study was to determine the effect of continuous glucose monitoring (CGM) on glycemic control in children, adolescents, and young adults ages 7-21 years with poorly controlled diabetes HbA1c 9.0% or more (74 mmol/mol IFCC). MATERIALS AND METHODS: The primary outcome was improvement in HbA1c. The secondary outcome included self-reported hypoglycemia. This 12-week study used a prospective, one-group, pre- and posttest pre-experimental design with a convenience sample...
October 14, 2016: Journal for Specialists in Pediatric Nursing: JSPN
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/27699991/medical-lines-and-hospitalized-children-strangulation-hazards-in-plain-sight
#14
Nancy A Ryan-Wenger
No abstract text is available yet for this article.
October 2016: Journal for Specialists in Pediatric Nursing: JSPN
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/27699990/does-the-visibility-of-a-congenital-anomaly-affect-maternal-infant-attachment-levels
#15
Handan Boztepe, Ayşe Ay, Gizem Kerimoğlu Yıldız, Sevil Çınar
PURPOSE: To determine whether congenital anomaly visibility affects maternal-infant attachment levels. DESIGN AND METHODS: The study population consisted of mothers who had infants with cleft lip/palate or congenital heart anomalies who were receiving treatment in a university hospital. The data were collected using the Structured Questionnaire Form and the Maternal Attachment Inventory. RESULTS: Statistically significant differences in maternal-infant attachment levels were observed between infants with cleft lips/palates and healthy infants and between infants with congenital heart anomalies and healthy infants...
October 2016: Journal for Specialists in Pediatric Nursing: JSPN
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/27596119/vitamin-a-supplementation-in-infants-and-children
#16
John S Murray, Joey White
No abstract text is available yet for this article.
October 2016: Journal for Specialists in Pediatric Nursing: JSPN
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/27596004/children-s-postoperative-symptoms-at-home-through-nurse-led-telephone-counseling-and-its-effects-on-parents-anxiety-a-randomized-controlled-trial
#17
Gülçin Özalp Gerçeker, Gonca Karayağız Muslu, Figen Yardimci
PURPOSE: The objective of this study was to evaluate children's postoperative symptoms at home after outpatient surgery through nurse-led telephone counseling and the effects of the nurse-led telephone counseling on parents' state-trait anxiety scores. DESIGN AND METHODS: In this prospective randomized controlled study, nurse-led telephone counseling was provided every day to parents in the intervention group until they came for the follow-up visit. Parents of children (n = 54) ages 3-17 years who had undergone outpatient surgery for appendicitis, cholecystectomy, or ovarian cysts were eligible to participate in the study...
October 2016: Journal for Specialists in Pediatric Nursing: JSPN
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/27554139/assessment-of-quality-of-life-in-adolescent-patients-with-cancer-and-adolescent-survivors-of-childhood-cancer
#18
Efrosini Vlachioti, Pantelis Perdikaris, Efstathia Megapanou, Floria Sava, Vasiliki Matziou
PURPOSE: The aim of the study was to assess the quality of life (QoL) of adolescents with cancer and survivors of childhood cancer as well as the effect of various demographic factors upon it. DESIGN AND METHODS: The sample of the study included 82 adolescents aged 13-20 years who had been diagnosed with any type of cancer. Twenty-six of them received treatment and 56 survivors of childhood cancer had successfully completed their treatment. Data collection lasted from July 2010 to December 2012 in Children's Hematology-Oncology Unit in Athens...
October 2016: Journal for Specialists in Pediatric Nursing: JSPN
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/27460517/parental-smoking-and-children-undergoing-anesthesia-is-there-a-role-for-pediatric-hospitals-in-smoking-cessation
#19
Krista Niedermeier, Cynthia S Selleck
PURPOSE: Pediatric hospitals within the Children's Hospital Association were surveyed to determine their tobacco cessation efforts for parents/patients. DESIGN AND METHODS: Electronic surveys were sent to 75 anesthesia providers and/or preoperative surgery specialists at 41 facilities. RESULTS: A total of 52 completed surveys were returned. The majority (97%) of facilities were smoke-free, and 68% included preoperative questions about parental smoking and secondhand smoke (SHS) exposure...
October 2016: Journal for Specialists in Pediatric Nursing: JSPN
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/27396290/why-do-we-persist-in-using-pediatric-fall-risk-scales-that-do-not-prevent-falls-or-fall-related-injuries
#20
EDITORIAL
Nancy A Ryan-Wenger
No abstract text is available yet for this article.
July 2016: Journal for Specialists in Pediatric Nursing: JSPN
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